Colorist

Keywords /TermsDescription
BudgetBudget is an estimate of the total cost of production that may include a break-up of cost components
Colour gradingColour grading is the process of modifying/enhancing the colour of productions
CompositingCompositing is the process of combining layers of images/elements into a single frame
Computer-generated effectsComputer-generated effects is the process of creating illusionary images for use in productions
Creative BriefCreative brief is a document that captures the key questions that serve as a guide for the production including the vision, objective of the project, target audience, timelines, budgets, milestones, stakeholders etc.
Digital IntermediateDigital Intermediate is the process of altering the colour characteristics of a digital version of the production
EditingEditing is the process of organizing, cutting and putting together audio, visual footage to prepare an accurate, condensed and consistent final output that communicates the expected content
FootageRecorded medium in any media
IngestIngest is the process of importing the relevant audio visual files and/or images to the computer’s hard disk and uploading them to the editing software
ModelingModeling is the process of creating three-dimensional models for animation using a specialised software application.
RenderingRendering is the process of converting three-dimensional models into two- dimensional images with 3D effects
RotoscopyRotoscopy is the process of breaking down content into individual frames, tracing out individual images and altering content according to requirements
Screen conversionScreen conversion is the process of conversion from 2D to 3D
Sound editingEditing of sound materials with/ without visuals
Visual effectsVisual effects is the process of integrating live-action footage with computer-generated effects
TimelinesIt is a basic part of editing software to view/ cut material
SectorSector is a conglomeration of different business operations having similar businesses and interests. It may also be defined as a distinct subset of the economy whose components share similar characteristics and interests.
Sub-sectorSub-sector is   derived   from   a   further   breakdown   based   on   the characteristics and interests of its components.
VerticalVertical may exist within a sub-sector representing different domain areas or the client industries served by the industry.
OccupationOccupation is a set of job roles, which perform similar/related set of functions in an industry
FunctionFunction is an activity necessary for achieving the key purpose of the sector, occupation, or area of work, which can be carried out by a person or a group of persons. Functions are identified through functional analysis and form the basis of OS. Colorist

Colorist

Sub-functionsSub-functions are sub-activities essential to fulfill the achieving the objectives of the function.
Job roleJob role defines a unique set of functions that together form a unique employment opportunity in an organization.
Occupational Standards (OS)OS specify the standards of performance an individual must achieve when carrying out a function in the workplace, together with the knowledge and understanding they need to meet that standard consistently. Occupational Standards are applicable both in the Indian and global contexts.
Performance CriteriaPerformance Criteria are statements that together specify the standard of performance required when carrying out a task Colorist
National Occupational Standards (NOS)NOS are Occupational Standards which apply uniquely in the Indian context.
Qualifications Pack CodeQualifications Pack Code  is a unique reference code that identifies a qualifications pack.
Qualifications Pack(QP)Qualifications Pack comprises the set of OS, together with the educational, training and other criteria required to perform a job role. A Qualifications Pack is assigned a unique qualification pack code. Colorist
Keywords /TermsDescription
NOSNational Occupational Standard(s)
QPQualifications Pack
NSQFNational Skill Qualifications Framework
NVEQFNational Vocational Education Qualifications Framework
NVQFNational Vocational Qualifications Framework Colorist

Overview

This unit is about understanding the post-production requirements and planning the process and workflow\

Colorist

Unit CodeMES/N3501
Unit Title (Task)Understand requirements and plan workflow
DescriptionThis OS unit is about understanding the post-production requirements and planning the process and workflow
ScopeThis unit/task covers the following: Understanding requirements for post-productionPlanning the process for post-production.Preparing and finalising effort estimates and work plan Colorist
Performance Criteria (PC) w.r.t. the Scope
ElementPerformance Criteria
Understanding requirements for post-productionTo be competent, the user/individual on the job must be able to: PC1. understand the creative and technical requirements and expectations in terms of quality of deliverables and timelines, as necessary to the role Colorist
Planning the process for post-productionPC2. determine key post-production processes that would be involved to produce the desired outcome and chart-out the process workflow, as per role key processes could include computer-generated effects, colour grading, digital intermediate, screen conversion, rendering, rotoscopy, keying, match-moving and compositing
Preparing and finalising effort estimates and work planPC3. translate, or support senior personnel in translating, expectations into effort estimates for each process PC4. prepare a work plan, for oneself or other team members if appropriate, keeping in mind the impact on the production budget, timelines and technical viability Colorist
Knowledge and Understanding (K)
A. Organizational Context (Knowledge of the company / organization and its processes)The user/individual on the job needs to know and understand: KA1. production vision, objectives, expected output, distribution/exhibition channels KA2. post-production objectives, expected outcomes and quality standards KA3. the technical, budget and time constraints applicable KA4. established data management and work flow systems KA5. how to maintain quality control as production scales Colorist
B. Technical KnowledgeThe user/individual on the job needs to know and understand: KB1. post-production techniques that would apply to the current production, as per role KB2. the relevant equipment and software required e.g. silhouette, nuke, fusion, combustion, shake premier, pf track, after effects, renderman, quantel, smoke, FLAME, AVID, 3DS MAX AND FCP KB3. how to translate script requirements and post-production objectives into a schedule that could cover the workflow, key activities, deliverables and timelines, as appropriate to the role KB4. the implications of each activity on time, materials, equipment, manpower and budget, as appropriate to the role Colorist
 KB5. the impact of each activity on the one’s own, or the wider team’s, process workflow KB6. how to estimate the cost and time it would take, keeping in mind the intended visual style KB7. domestic and international post-production best practices prevalent in the industry KB8. applicable copyright norms and intellectual property rights KB9. applicable health and safety guidelines Colorist
Skills (S) (Optional)
A. Core Skills/ Generic SkillsWriting Skills
The user/individual on the job needs to know and understand how to: SA1. document post-production requirements that can serve as a reference document for circulation to the team SA2. document decisions on the processes involved and techniques to be used with reasons thereof SA3. document the project work-plan including the key deliverables, resources involved and timelines, as required in the role SA4. document do’s and don’ts for different machines and software for reference of the team SA5. document other areas (e.g. requirements of the target audience, market, end- product, reference links and videos) that may be relevant for the team Colorist
Reading Skills
The user/individual on the job needs to know and understand how to: SA6. read and understand the script and determine requirements, as per role SA7. read and research about emerging techniques in post-production SA8. read user manuals for equipment and software SA9. read about the tastes and preferences of the target audience and the market where the end-product intends to be distributed Colorist
Oral Communication (Listening and Speaking skills)
The user/individual on the job needs to know and understand how to: SA10. understand the creative vision of the director and producer, and resolve any issues, as necessary to the role SA11. communicate with team members, relay instructions, collaborate and resolve issues with members of the post-production team handling different aspects/processes to determine the effort involved for the activities that would need to be performed (Supervisor) Colorist
B. Professional SkillsPlan and Organize
The user/individual on the job needs to know and understand how to: SB1. plan the activities, workflow, resourcing and timelines in accordance to the creative and technical requirements SB2. create post-production schedules, for oneself or the wider team SB3. use time management techniques so that the scheduled time is not exceeded SB4. manage and enforce deadlines successfully–on time SB5. work well in a fast-paced environment Colorist

NOS Version Control

NOS CodeMES/N3501
Credits(NSQF)TBDVersion number1.0
SectorMedia and EntertainmentDrafted on09/11/2014
Sub-sectorTelevision, Print, Radio, Digital, Out-of-homeLast reviewed on20/03/2018
OccupationVFX and DINext review date20/06/2021

This unit is about managing equipment and material throughout the post- production process Colorist

Unit CodeMES/N3502
Unit Title (Task)Manage equipment & material
DescriptionThis OS unit is about managing equipment and material throughout the post- production process
ScopeThis unit/task covers the following: Preparing materials and equipment for the post production processManaging interim work-products during post-productionEnsuring work-products are distribution/exhibition ready as per the required technical specifications Colorist
Performance Criteria (PC) w.r.t. the Scope
ElementPerformance Criteria
Preparing materials and equipment for the post production processTo be competent, the user/individual on the job must be able to: PC1. gather raw footage/material and select, or assist in selecting, relevant material that can be used for post-production PC2. ingest, or support in ingesting, the footage and keep the material ready for the post-production process
Managing interim work-products during post-productionPC3. ensure that back-ups for interim work-products are saved in the appropriate file formats, and take responsibility/manage others’ interim work-products as relevant to the role
Ensuring work- products are distribution/exhibition ready as per technical specificationsPC4. ensure, or supervise others in ensuring, that final work-products are prepared in appropriate file formats (such as mp4, avi, wmv, mpg and mov), appropriate mediums (such as dvd, film, tape and digital), and are compatible with intended distribution/exhibition mediums PC5. clear logs/data and keep the software and equipment ready for future use Colorist
Knowledge and Understanding (K)
A. Organizational Context (Knowledge of the company / organization and its processes)The user/individual on the job needs to know and understand: KA1. the purpose and intended use of the end-product KA2. the creative and technical specifications of the work-product, including the quality standards expected of the final output KA3. the intended distribution/exhibition mediums for the production KA4. established data management and work flow systems KA5. how to maintain quality control as production scales
B. Technical KnowledgeThe user/individual on the job needs to know and understand: KB1. how to work on relevant equipment and software e.g. silhouette, nuke, fusion, combustion, shake premier, pf track, after effects, renderman, quantel, smoke, flame, avid, 3ds max and fcp KB2. the format, resolution and quality in which the material would need to be ingested, based on the intended final output KB3. how to identify issues with the raw material/footage prior to, or during, the ingest process KB4. the storage media relevant to the type of production KB5. file-naming conventions appropriate to the production KB6. applicable health and safety guidelines Colorist
Skills (S) (Optional)
A. Core Skills/ Generic SkillsWriting Skills
The user/individual on the job needs to know and understand how to: SA1. prepare documentation to accompany the work-product
Reading Skills
The user/individual on the job needs to know and understand how to: SA2. read and understand the technical specifications of equipment and software SA3. gather and watch raw footage/material SA4. gather references of work-products and productions that could provide ideas and help conceptualise possibilities for post-production Colorist
Oral Communication (Listening and Speaking skills)
The user/individual on the job needs to know and understand how to: SA5. discuss and understand requirements and specifications from the producer and supervisor SA6. discuss any problems with the footage that could impact the post-production process and solicit suggestions for resolving them
B. Professional SkillsPlan and Organize
The user/individual on the job needs to know and understand how to: SB1. plan and prioritise work according to the requirements SB2. manage and enforce deadlines successfully–on time SB3. work well in a fast-paced environment Colorist
Problem Solving
The user/individual on the job needs to know and understand how to: SB4. highlight any issues (such as visual and sound) with the raw material that may impact the post production process and take pro-active steps to resolve them SB5. identify and resolve commonly occurring issues in the equipment Colorist
Decision Making
The user/individual on the job needs to know and understand how to: SB6. select the equipment to be used in line with the budget allocated and project specifications and targets.
Customer Centricity
The user/individual on the job needs to know and understand how to: SB7. check that the equipment selected (hardware and software components) meets project specifications and requirements
Critical Thinking
The user/individual on the job needs to know and understand how to: SB8. have precise attention to all the details of systems, project specifications, outputs of post production .Colorist
Analytical Thinking
The user/individual on the job needs to know and understand how to: SB9. have a keen eye for detail and maintain an aesthetic sense towards the final output Colorist

NOS Version Control

NOS CodeMES / N 3502
Credits(NSQF)TBDVersion number1.0
SectorMedia and EntertainmentDrafted on09/11/2014
Sub-sectorTelevision, Print, Radio, Digital, Out-of-homeLast reviewed on20/03/2018
OccupationVFX and DINext review date20/03/2021

Overview

This unit is about enhancing and/or correcting the colour to reflect the desired creative style and mood of the production

Unit CodeMES/N3504
Unit Title (Task)Grade and adjust colour
DescriptionThis OS unit is about enhancing and/or correcting the colour to reflect the desired creative style and mood of the production
ScopeThis unit/task covers the following: Understanding requirementsConceptualising creative possibilities for color enhancement/correctionsEnhancing/correcting the color through the use of software Colorist
Performance Criteria (PC) w.r.t. the Scope
ElementPerformance Criteria
Understanding requirementsTo be competent, the user/individual on the job must be able to: PC1. assess footage to determine need and capability for colour enhancement keeping in mind the mood, creative look, style and visual treatment (all original camera footage must be made available to the colourist) PC2. ensure that the media format, resolution and the required format of the end product are as per the specified requirements
Conceptualising creative possibilities for colour enhancement/ correctionsPC3. conceptualise possibilities for the use of colour to depict/enhance the mood or style of production wich could include feature films, television series, documentaries, advertisements, animated films and short films
Enhancing/correcting the colour through the use of softwarePC4. adjust colour and image sharpness in accordance to creative and technical requirements and ensure that the final product conforms to the required quality standards PC5. work alongside the director/ director of photography to finalise the desired look of the production, and any parts in particular PC6. ensure continuity in the final output
Knowledge and Understanding (K)
A. Organizational Context (Knowledge of the company / organization and its processes)The user/individual on the job needs to know and understand: KA1. production vision, objectives, expected output and distribution/exhibition channels KA2. the creative style and mood of the production KA3. the dominant colour schemes for key scenes KA4. the creative and technical specifications of the work-product, including the quality standards expected of the final output KA5. the technical, budget and time constraints applicable KA6. established data management and work flow systems KA7. how to maintain quality control as production scales
B. Technical KnowledgeThe user/individual on the job needs to know and understand: KB1. The theory of Colour and depth How audiences perceive different shades of colourHow to assign colour grades to determine depth KB2. the principles and techniques of colour grading KB3. fundamentals of photography and lightinghow to visualise a frame under different lighting conditionshow different elements would look and respond to different lighting conditionshow shooting equipment and techniques affect colour KB4. the conforming process and how to troubleshoot any mismatches KB5. how to break content down into individual frames KB6. how to work on grading software such as apple’s final cut pro, adobe’s after effects and premiere KB7. how to use colour grading equipment i.e. colour correctors, telecine and synchroniser KB8. how to calibrate the software to the required colour space KB9. applicable health and safety guidelines
Skills (S) (Optional)
A.     Core Skills/ Generic SkillsWriting Skills
The user/individual on the job needs to know and understand how to: SA1. document colour notes and specifications, for discussion and for use during the grading/correction process
Reading Skills
The user/individual on the job needs to know and understand how to: SA2. gather suitable references from various sources for use during production
Oral Communication (Listening and Speaking skills)
The user/individual on the job needs to know and understand how to: SA3. understand the creative vision of the director and producer SA4. discuss creative possibilities for adding colour with the director and producer and agree on key decisions
B. Professional SkillsPlan and Organize
The user/individual on the job needs to know and understand how to: SB1.            plan and prioritise work according to the requirements SB2.     conduct regular screenings and obtain approvals from the director/ director of photography SB3.    manage and enforce deadlines successfully–on time SB4.    work well in a fast-paced environment
Problem Solving
The user/individual on the job needs to know and understand how to: SB5.     address comments on the interim/final work-products and make changes accordingly
Critical Thinking
The user/individual on the job needs to know and understand how to:
 SB6.    appraise the quality of colour grading to ensure it is in line with the expected quality standards
Analytical Thinking
The user/individual on the job needs to know and understand how to: SB7.    evaluate all aspects of completed projects and note the areas of improvement
Decision making
The user/individual on the job needs to know and understand how to: SB8.    manage decision on suitable course of action to meet creative and technical project requirements
Customer Centricity
The user/individual on the job needs to know and understand how to: SB9.    check that your own work meets customer/project requirements

NOS Version Control

NOS CodeMES/N3504
Credits(NSQF)TBDVersion number1.0
SectorMedia and EntertainmentDrafted on09/11/2014
Sub-sectorTelevision, Print, Radio, Digital, Out-of-homeLast reviewed on20/03/2018
OccupationVFX and DINext review date20/06/2021

Overview

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Unit CodeMES/N0104
Unit Title (Task)Maintain workplace health and safety
DescriptionThis OS unit is about contributing towards maintaining a healthy, safe and secure working environment
ScopeThis unit/task covers the following: Understanding the health, safety and security risks prevalent in the workplace Knowing the people responsible for health and safety and the resources available Identifying and reporting risks Complying with procedures in the event of an emergency Colorist
Performance Criteria (PC) w.r.t. the Scope
ElementPerformance Criteria
Understanding theTo be competent, the user/individual on the job must be able to: PC1. understand and comply with the organisation’s current health, safety and security policies and procedures PC2. understand the safe working practices pertaining to own occupation PC3. understand the government norms and policies relating to health and safety including emergency procedures for illness, accidents, fires or others which may involve evacuation of the premises PC4. participate in organization health and safety knowledge sessions and drills Colorist
health, safety and
security risks
prevalent in the
workplace
Knowing the peoplePC5. identify the people responsible for health and safety in the workplace, including those to contact in case of an emergency PC6. identify security signals e.g. fire alarms and places such as staircases, fire warden stations, first aid and medical rooms Colorist
responsible for health
and safety and the
resources available
Identifying and reporting risksPC7. identify aspects of your workplace that could cause potential risk to own and others health and safety PC8. ensure own personal health and safety, and that of others in the workplace though precautionary measures PC9. identify and recommend opportunities for improving health, safety, and security to the designated person PC10. report any hazards outside the individual’s authority to the relevant person in line with organisational procedures and warn other people who may be affected
Complying withPC11. follow organisation’s emergency procedures for accidents, fires or any other natural calamity in case of a hazard PC12. identify and correct risks like illness, accidents, fires or any other natural calamity safely and within the limits of individual’s authority Colorist
procedures in the
event of an
emergency
Knowledge and Understanding (K)
A. Organizational ContextThe user/individual on the job needs to know and understand: KA1. organisation’s norms and policies relating to health and safety KA2. government norms and policies regarding health and safety and related emergency procedures KA3. limits of authority while dealing with risks/ hazards KA4. the importance of maintaining high standards of health and safety at a workplace Colorist
(Knowledge of the
company /
organization and
its processes)
B. Technical KnowledgeThe user/individual on the job needs to know and understand: KB1. the different types of health and safety hazards in a workplace KB2. safe working practices for own job role KB3. evacuation procedures and other arrangements for handling risks KB4. names and contact numbers of people responsible for health and safety in a workplace KB5. how to summon medical assistance and the emergency services, where necessary KB6. vendors’ or manufacturers’ instructions for maintaining health and safety while using equipments, systems and/or machines Colorist
Skills (S) (Optional)
A. Core Skills/ Generic SkillsWriting Skills
The user/individual on the job needs to know and understand how to: SA1. how to write and provide feedback regarding health and safety to the concerned people SA2. how to write and highlight potential risks or report a hazard to the concerned people Colorist
Reading Skills
The user/individual on the job needs to know and understand how to: SA3. read instructions, policies, procedures and norms relating to health and safety
Oral Communication (Listening and Speaking skills)
The user/individual on the job needs to know and understand how to: SA4. highlight potential risks and report hazards to the designated people SA5. listen and communicate information with all anyone concerned or affected Colorist
B. Professional SkillsDecision making
The user/individual on the job needs to know and understand how to: SB1. make decisions on a suitable course of action or plan Colorist
Plan and Organize
The user/individual on the job needs to know and understand how to: SB2. plan and organize people and resources to deal with risks/ hazards that lie within the scope of one’s individual authority
Problem Solving
The user/individual on the job needs to know and understand how to: SB3. apply problem solving approaches in different situations
Critical Thinking
The user/individual on the job needs to know and understand how to: SB4. understand hazards that fall within the scope of individual authority and report all hazards that may supersede one’s authority SB5. apply balanced judgements in different situations
Customer Centricity
The user/individual on the job needs to know and understand how to: SB6.     build and maintain positive and effective relationships with colleges and customers
Analytical Thinking
The user/individual on the job needs to know and understand how to: SB7.    analyze data and activites

NOS Version Control

NOS CodeMES/N0104
Credits(NSQF)TBDVersion number1.0
SectorMedia and EntertainmentDrafted on09/11/2014
Sub-sectorTelevision, Print, Radio, Digital, Out-of-homeLast reviewed on20/03/2018
OccupationVFX and DINext review date20/06/2021

Annexure

Nomenclature for QP and NOS

Qualifications Pack

9 characters

MES/ Q 0101

The following acronyms/codes have been used in the nomenclature above:

Sub-sectorRange of Occupation numbers
Film01-30
Television31-40
Print41-45
Animation46-55
Gaming56-65
Radio66-70
Digital71-80
OOH81-90
Advertising91-99
SequenceDescriptionExample
Three lettersMedia and EntertainmentMES
Slash//
Next letterWhether QP or NOSQ
Next two numbersPost Production35
Next two numbersQP number03

Job Role: Colourist

CRITERIA FOR ASSESSMENT OF TRAINEES

Qualification Pack: MES/Q3502

Sector Skill Council: Media and Entertainment Skills Council

Guidelines for Assessment:
1. Criteria for assessment for each Qualification Pack will be created by the Sector Skill Council. Each Performance Criteria (PC) will be assigned marks proportional to its importance in NOS. SSC will also lay down proportion of marks for Theory and Skills Practical for each PC. Colorist
2. The assessment for the theory & Practical part will be based on knowledge bank of questions created by the AA and approved by SSC. Colorist
3. Individual assessment agencies will create unique question papers for theory part for each candidate at each examination/training center (as per assessment criteria below) Colorist
4. Individual assessment agencies will create unique evaluations for skill practical for every student at each examination/training center based on this criteria. Colorist
5. To pass the Qualification Pack , every trainee should score a minimum of 70% cumulatively (Theory and Practical).
6. In case of unsuccessful completion, the trainee may seek reassessment on the Qualification Pack Colorist
  Assessment Outcome  Assessment criteria for outcomes Marks Allocation
Total mark  Out of  TheorySkills Practical
      MES/N3501 (Understand requirement s and plan workflow)PC1. Understand the creative and technical requirements and expectations in terms of quality of deliverables and timelines            1003015            50
PC2. Determine key post-production processes that would be involved to produce the desired outcome and chart-out the process workflow3015
PC3. Translate, or support senior personnel in translating, expectations into effort estimates for each process2010
PC4. Prepare a work plan, for oneself or other team members if appropriate, keeping in mind the impact on the production budget, timelines and technical viability 210
  Total1005050
  MES/N3502PC1. Gather raw footage/material and select relevant material that can be used for post- production  1002010  50

If you Need Certificate the you should have to attended all Classes Regularly Time to Time  and  And Share A Registration Number For your Attendance, Which we will provide you after complete admission. When Your 80% Attendance will be Complete then You should attend Assessment or Exam For Certificate And Mark sheet. Colorist

There Are Some Terms And conditions to eligible for Certificate And Mark sheet

  1. Need 80% Online Class Attendance By Registration Number
  2. attend Online Exam and Interview
  3. You Have To Pay Certificate Currier Charge Rs 2000 (Two thousand Rupees Only)

Charges

Only You have to pay Rs 2000/-(two thousand Rupees Only ) For The Certificate Courier Charge,

When you selected For Free Certificate And Mark sheet Or pay based Certificate And Mark sheet then your government registration process will be start , We give you a Registration Certificate , When you Will Start Your Online Class Every Day you will Put The Registration number With Us for attendance.

As Example Registration Certificate will be like the

This Certificate is valid for All India Government and private both sector and this certificate is also valid 129 Countries of The World, And by this certificate you can Attend All ou  interviews  And job Section ..

Terms & Conditions of Offline Class

Offline Class —(Totally Free Of Cost)

Offline class Its mean you Direct Go to Our Institute and Take admission there, after the admission you have to join direct class

there is a totally free of cost no charge ,, even you will get Rs 50 every day from Government

every day , There Is a three Time Of classes

a) 8:00am to 12:00pm

b)12:00pm to 4:00pm

c)4:00 pm to 8:00 pm

you can take any time for class regarding your needs , you have to select any one time for regular attending the class

But one thing Must be Remember you have to attain at least 80% of total class, As example if class is 180 days then you have to attain minimum 150 days , other wise your registration will be cancel, and you cant sit on exam and you will also not get certificate

Terms & Conditions of Online Class

Online Class Time – 12:00 pm to 01:00pm ( Two Days In a Week ) , If You have No Time at 12: 00 pm then You can see the class before 8:00 pm after that your attendance will be close,

Online Class And Mark sheet Details

Online Class And Mark sheet Details,

 All over India GPRS Studio Provide you Free Online Class And Free Certificate..

Online Classes are Totally Free for All Indian, You can Attend Our Online Classes in Youtube Channel GPRS Studio at home by your Phone /Laptop/ Mobile/Computer etc .

Its total 6 Months Class .. Two days In a Week ,

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