HDR Color Grading Keeps the Edge for 'T2 Trainspotting'

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Danny Boyle returns to the dark comedy that put him on the map with T2 Trainspotting, the sequel that reunites him with his breakout cast including Ewan McGregor, Jonny Lee Miller and Kelly Macdonald along with cinematographer Anthony Dod Mantle. 

To color grade the film, MPC and Technicolor used an HDR grade to make sure that the film harkened back to its roots while also remaining fresh and bold.

"Working on a sequel to such a seminal project offers unique challenges and the opportunity to revisit earlier creative inspirations," says colorist Jean-Clement Soret.

Read more here on Technicolor. 



VITEC'S MGW Ace is the First HEVC Encoder to Receive the U.S. Department of Defense's JITC Certification

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