COUNTDOWN | TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

IMPORTANT

  • The creative countdown is preferably delivered already packaged with the commercial, ready to go on air like any other video content. (In this case, the file should follow regular delivery specifications on top of this document)
  • In the case the countdown is delivered alone, you should follow the following guidelines that applies to the L-Shapes.

VIDEO

-Video Frame Size: 1920x1080

-Frame Rate: 29.97 Frames/Sec., Interlaced (upper field first)

-All areas of the image that are outside of the Lower Third not should have 100% transparency in Alpha Channel

-L-Shape lower area size
Height of 180px + padding of 100px more for some elements that could partially overlap the video commercial content.
Note that the outter top and bottom 54 pixels might not appear on some TV’s. (margins)”

-L-Shape side left or side right area
Width of 320px + padding of 100px more for some elements that could partially overlap the video commercial content
Note that outter left and right 96 pixels might not appear on some TV’s. (margins)”

AUDIO

-There must be no audio in L-Shapes files

File Wrapper format VIDEO CODEC AUDIO CODEC TIMECODE CLOSED CAPTION
Quicktime (.mov) Codec Animation NO AUDIO TRACK 00;00;00;00 none
Settings:
Keyframes ALL frames
Depth Millions of Colors +
Quality BEST – Max Bitrate of 120 mbps
*The use of Apple Compressor (TM) is highly recommanded to reach the specified specs