chapter  16
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It is imperative before you start shooting to prepare for future delivery at industry-standard specifications. In the preproduction stage, plan on delivering your film in the highest quality standard you can afford, and never believe the old axiom: “We’ll fix it in post.” I have delivered many films, both as a filmmaker and also as the owner of a small postproduction company, and the majority of problems I encounter could have been avoided by a more competent crew and production team.