Archive | October 23, 2013

1080i Dominates Video Acquisition Formats

23 Oct

1080i is the most commonly used video format to shoot on among broadcast and digital video facilities according to SCRI’s new 2013 Digital Media Production Trends Report. The report polled hundreds of digital video users across a wide range of vertical markets sourced from a wide variety of sources, including the ProAV Buyers Guide, Post Production Buyers Guide, Broadcast Equipment Buyers Guide, as well as SCRI proprietary lists.  Overall, about seven out of ten (69.9%) of all facilities report using 1080i for acquisition. 720p ranks a relatively distant 2nd with 48.1% using; followed closely by 3G/1080p (47%).