Once you shoot with file based cameras (such as ours), recording onto drag and drop media (like RED SSD cards), it becomes possible to essentially place post on or near set.

RAW Camera has backed up, archived to LTO, graded, created Avid/ProRes offlines and dailies on set with immediate turn around. This requires streamlined computer systems (our carts can do it), workflow wisdom and experience with the software tools. But the results are impressive and the cost is surprisingly competitive…

Light Iron–a major post house in LA (credits include The Amazing Spiderman, Social Network and Girl with the Dragon Tattoo)–explains how they helped enable these tasks to be accomplished onset for Disney’s major feature film: The Muppets (shot on RED).

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