ProVideo Working With Alexa’s New DNx Files in Avid


ProVideo the EDITBLOG on PVC by Scott Simmons.

Scott Simmons delves into the practical realities of using the new capabilities enabled by the DNx firmware in the Arri Alexa.  A lot of this is above my non-editor head (especially when he starts referencing the Library of Congress 🙂 ), but suffice it to say that the Alexa’s version of DNx is not as plug-and-play with Avid as one might think.

DNx files are what’s known as OP (Operational Pattern) files.  He talks about the OP and Editors.  I guess you could say it’s an op-ed piece 🙂  Get it?  OP-Ed!?  Hah!  I kill me…….