6k 4:2:0. Vs. 4K 4:2:2 (1 reply and 4 comments)
Quick question, in real world shooting (non green screen cgi specialist etc) which would be the preferred option. 6k resolution 4:2:0. Vs. 4K resolution 4:2:2. for a theoretical 3K final output.
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If I can express my opinion, I will probably prefer to shoot 4:2:2 10 bit than the high resolution.
For sure a high res. could give you the availability to "crop" something in post-process but a better bit depth and chroma subsampling will give you better color gradients on the footage and also on post-process color correction/grading.
I think is a personal choice based on the "final result" that you have to deliver.
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"exactly what i was searching everywhere for."
Glad to be of service!
I'm kinda locked into 6K recorded as 4K, 10-bit 4:2:2 and I have to admit that I have not looked at that video yet as I am on a laptop with a rotten display. I'll look at it tomorrow on a proper monitor.