Inside the Color Correction Process of Adele's Instantly Iconic Music Video

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Shattering Vevo's record for most viewed music video in a 24-hour period, Adele's gorgeous music video for her new single "Hello," directed by Xavier Dolan, owes a lot of its impact to its sepia-toned look.

On his blog, colorist Jim Wicks talks to the video's colorist Jerome Cloutier about his work on the video, who explains Dolan's vision and his influences, including pioneering photographer Edward Steichen. Cloutier explains how the video was shot in 35mm and 65mm color film, scanned in color, and then desaturated in post.



SMPTE Australia Section Issues Call for Papers for METexpo Conference

SMPTE®, the organization whose standards work has supported a century of advances in entertainment technology, and whose membership spans the globe, today announced that the SMPTE Australia Section has issued a call for papers for its forthcoming Media + Entertainment Tech Expo (METexpo) Conference, which will be held between 18-20 July 2019 at the International Convention Centre, Darling Harbour, Sydney, Australia.