Best Practices

Timecode in IMF

This document recommends behavior of IMF systems when interacting with SMPTE Timecode (SMPTE ST 12-1).

Latest version
https://www.imfug.com/TR/timecode-in-imf/
Issue tracker
https://github.com/imfug/001-timecode-in-imf/issues

Authoring of IMSC documents

This document specifies best practices when authoring an IMSC1 document against a video element.

Latest version
https://www.imfug.com/TR/imsc-authoring/
Issue tracker
https://github.com/imfug/003-imsc-authoring/issues

Authoring of Audio Track Files

This document specifies best practices when authoring audio track files, including the use of the MCA framework for audio channel labeling and routing.

Latest version
https://www.imfug.com/TR/audio-track-files/
Issue tracker
https://github.com/imfug/004-audio-track-files

Packaging and Delivery Glossary

This document defines terms used in IMF workflows.

Latest version
https://www.imfug.com/TR/pkg-and-delivery/
Issue tracker
https://github.com/imfug/002-pkg-and-delivery/issues

IMF Delivery Schema

XML Schema for describing Composition constraints for IMF deliveries

Latest draft
https://imfug.github.io/delivery-schema/

Version 1.0.0 Release
https://github.com/imfug/delivery-schema/releases/tag/1.0.0

Issue Tracker
https://github.com/imfug/delivery-schema/issues

In development

IMF Best Practices for Packaging & Delivery

Other

Using EIDR with IMF

Using ISAN with IMF