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Error Code:

Compression Artifacting 

Description:

"Compression Artifact" is the adverse effect of image degradation where the image complexity exceeds the necessary recording rate.

Impact: 

Compression Artifact impact the Technical Quality of the Asset. Customer experience is negatively impacted by degraded image, and further downstream compression can significantly exacerbate artifacts found in Mezzanine.

Severity Structure:

FYI

N/A

Issue

Minor artifact or macroblocking in normally visible portions of the image.

How to Prevent:

Check the export profile of the master asset and ensure that the proper compression levels were utilized, verify the source clips are of the best possible quality.

Solution:

Re-export at proper compression levels or replace footage with higher quality footage.

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