Yay! Philip Hodgetts is back blogging again! I have to guess that he’s been a little busy making software lately 🙂
Here he gets deep about metadata, and coins a new term: Time Associated Metadata.
“….Because it can be done without any direct connection to the media, metadata can be gathered “on set,” during shooting (depending on style) or even prepared ahead of time (like a script, with shots and takes broken down, as I outlined above). Instead of notes, enter the metadata electronically and later associate it with the media using that ubiquitous time-of-day timestamp….”