Resolutions – when use 4K v 1080p

It is the age old question, what resolution should I shoot in?  It is actually easier than you think.  It 100% depends on where the video is going to be distributed.  If it is an over the air broadcast, as of today, 1080p (Full HD) is fine.  In fact, I would bet you can find some 720p and lower resolution transmissions going on.  In the future, this will change.  6K and 8K are in the far future, and all of this information can be translated to the newer resolutions.  

As 6K and 8K become more popular, 4K will be the new 1080p.  I am sure it will continue, even though the human eye can’t really see a difference beyond 4K.   Continue reading “How to Choose Video Resolutions”