Posted on 1/8/2017 5:47:00 AM
Needless to say, backup is important for our line of business. This is part of the PowerPoint we shared at our Backup and File Recovery presentation. A few things,
BACKUP WORKFLOWit is important to make two copies from the source. Don't make the second copy from the first copy.
I don't actually put one local copy to fire proof safe. I keep one copy at home. One copy at office. Dave Williams at CinemeCake keep one copy in fireproof safe.
Cloud backup is slow. But it's a peace of mind. I'm in California. Imagine earthquake can destroy both copies in my house and office. The cloud copy will still be there. But I use Crashplan.. and I was told Crashplan has their server farm also in California. If that's really happen, I'm doom anyway.
EDITING WORKFLOWSaving project files to Dropbox is awesome. Dropbos automatically create versions of the same file within 30 days. I can easily recall a previous edit
I use RAID-0 as my editing drive for the speed (3x 1TB SSD). I have a backup system running but actually it is not necessary.. Since I already have 3 versions of the RAW file. the version on the RAID drive is the 4th version. And project files will backup to dropbox automatically.
After project delivered, raw footage could be trashed or try to sell to the couple for extra money telling them raw footage will be permanently removed if they don't buy it. I deleted my 2 local backups after a few months. But then actually there is another version online in crashplan. I can contact the couple few years later saying "hey I found your raw footage. do you still want them for $300 ? :)"
Comments on "How to Repair DSLR .MOV on Corrupted SD Card"
"Hey team- good info here. I found this site awhile back while looking for a good option to recover some footage. I have a 6D files that is .dat. I was able to run recovery but audio is completely off...."Posted by Erik
on 12/14/2017Read More
|Dec 15||Facebook Group Photo Template|
|Dec 1||Great Harddrives Storage Case|
|Oct 20||Cables Required to Record Sound Feed from DJ|
|Oct 12||Should I Offer Wedding Video Raw Footage?|
|Oct 5||Digital Delivery for Event Filmmaker at BVA|
|Sep 29||Awesome RODE PinMic|
|Sep 15||Wedding Film Project Delivered using TakyBox vs Vimeo Pro|
|Sep 6||No More Sandbags|
|Aug 28||External Backup System with Harddrive Dock|
|Aug 8||ALL-I vs IPB|
|Jul 24||Sole Proprietor, DBA, LLC, S-Corp...|
|Jul 17||Cloud Storage vs Cloud Backup|
|Jun 12||Copyright Infringement Strike|
|Apr 18||Audio Acquisition Comparison|
|Mar 16||Color Tone Of Your Film|
|Jan 8||» Backup and Editing Workflow|
|Jan 2||TakyBox V3 Official Release|
|Nov 15||Ditching LP Micro|
|May 3||DVD cover design and DVD label printing (29)|
|Apr 9||Gear Up for Weddings (7)|
|Feb 5||LitePanel LP Micro First Impression|
|Jan 22||Create Softening Effect In Premiere (2)|
|Jan 19||DVD and BluRay Authoring (1)|
|Dec 9||Screen shots comparison of HV20 and GL2|
|Dec 5||BP-2L24H Battery on HV20 Photos (1)|
|Oct 24||Color matching XH-A1 and HV30 (1)|
|Aug 9||Lens Hood for WD-H43 and Raynox 6600 on HV30 (6)|
|Jul 9||Wireless Mics vs Voice Recorders (6)|
|Jul 6||Trayless Removable Harddrive System (2)|
|May 23||Cheap solution to missing LANC (5)|
|May 22||Sample Images with and without WD-H43 Wide Angle Lens|