Skills: Tapeless workflow

Digital technician John Watts talks us through the tapeless workflow used by The One Show’s Manchester team, from checking your camera settings, devising a naming protocol, to deleting unnecessary material.

John outlines the importance of checking your camera settings and devising a naming protocol when working on file based cameras.

"Make sure you've got a rigorous workflow in place before you start shooting." – John Watts

He also stresses the need for good digital management across a production, particularly emphasising the importance of backing up files and deleting unnecessary material.

For a more in-depth discussion why not have a listen to the CoP Show episode on tapeless production?