Chat with us, powered by LiveChat

Technical Courses

Courses reflect the needs of the broadcast & media supply industry
Experts in their fields design and deliver training
Courses can be delivered on-site or in the classroom (restrictions may apply depending on current climate)

High Dynamic Range and Wide Color Gamut


Trainees could come from the following roles: Colourist, Online Editor, MCR operator, Technical Manager, Engineer, Chief Engineer. Priority will be given to those working in the HETV sector, but the course is equally applicable to those working in Children’s drama and the broader screen industries.

This 2-Day Course Will Cover:

High Dynamic Range (HDR)

  • Dolby PQ approach to HDR
  • BBC/NHK Hybrid Log-Gamma (HLG) approach to HDR
  • SMPTE 2084, 2086 & 2094 HDR standards
  • ITU-R BT.2100 HDR production and international programme exchange standard
  • HDR deliverables – Dolby Vision, HLG, HDR10, HDR10+, SL-HDR1
  • HDR workflows
  • HDR tone mapping
  • HDR compatibility with standard dynamic range (SDR) equipment
  • HDR capture
  • HDR displays

Wide Color Gamut (WCG)

  • Why wide color gamut is an intrinsic part of HDR
  • The WCG color spaces
  • The WCG standard – ITU-R BT.2020
  • WCG primaries, white point and color matrix
  • WCG workflows
  • The WCG Academy Color Encoding Space (ACES)
  • Moving between color spaces
  • WCG capture
  • WCG displays


This course is run on demand and can be delivered at a location to suit you. Due to the bespoke nature of both the delivery and the content of these courses, please click the button below to request further information and we will be able to put together a quote based on your needs.

Course Outline

Who is it for?