Features  |  Specifications

Director 10K - Motion Picture Film Scanning System

Imaging System
  • High MTF resolution adjustable focus lens
  • 10-bit or 16-bit log or linear bit depth (data format dependent)
  • 4:3, 16:9 and 1.85 aspect ratios
  • Triple-Flash High Dynamic Range (HDR) scanning

Film Format Options
  • 35mm, 16mm, Super 16mm, 8mm, Super 8mm
  • 28mm, 17.5mm, 9.5mm

Built-in Color Grading
  • Ungraded or primary-color graded output using lift, gamma, gain.

Light Source
  • Ultra stable, high intensity, low heat RGB LEDs
  • Custom integrating sphere for uniform illumination.
  • 100,000 hour lifespan

Film Capacity
  • 2,000 feet

Film Transport System
  • Continuous motion servo film drive for constant film tension.
  • Sprocketless capstan drive system with 2D optical pin registration (no edge-guides)
  • Selectable transport over particle transfer rollers
  • Automatic Failed Splice Recovery

KeyKode Reader
  • 16mm or 35mm

Soundtrack Reader (optional)
  • Automatic alignment
  • 16mm/35mm optical
    • Reads variable area stereo optical silver or cyan soundtracks.
    • Reads positive or negative soundtracks
Film Types
  • Negative, Intermediate, Interpositive, Print, Color and B&W

Output Data Formats
  • 10K, 5K, 4K, UHD, 2K, 1080p, 720p, SD, and others
  • DPX color/B&W 10/16-bit (conforms to SMPTE 268M for compatibility with graphics, compositing, and other post production systems)
  • TIFF (8/16-bit)
  • QuickTime (ProRes 4444, ProRes 422, and others)

Host Computer (included)
  • High-performance preconfigured with Microsoft Windows 7 64-bit Professional and all required scanner control software.
  • 16:9 format LCD monitor
  • PCIe slot available for customer-supplied high speed connectivity (e.g. customer-supplied 10Gb Ethernet, Fibre Channel, etc.).
  • Optional RAID5 internal storage up to 7TB
  • Rack-mounted chassis

Scanner Base Cabinet
  • Dual 19" rack-mounts for host computer and customer-supplied subsystems.

  • Scanner & Base Cabinet w/Host Computer - 441 lbs. (200 kg)

  • 65" H x 45" W x 27" D (165 cm x 114 cm x 69 cm)

Operating Environment
  • 15ºC to 30ºC
  • 15% to 85% relative humidity non condensing
  • 90-250V ~50/60Hz 750W