Step 5 in this series to ease your post-production endeavours looks at all that wonderful footage your film crew shot.

Sometimes, your computer can’t handle the video you have. It could be the size of the footage, like if you shot in 4k, or the codec. For more info on codecs, check out this article.

To help in the editing room, proxies are the way to go. Check out this video for how they will keep your tenacious editor working without delays.


  • Connor Sassmannshausen is a screenwriter, video producer, and social media organizer with the Initiative Production Company. She loves watching movies, nerdy t-shirts, travelling and taking broken things apart (but not necessarily putting them back together).


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