Digital media has become the new celluloid – but how much do you know about this medium? Watch this primer on digital data storage and get caught up on the basics of the backbone of every modern filmmaker’s workflow.

This course is sponsored by RĂ˜DE Microphones

If you want to get in depth on Spinning platter hard drives – watch Bill the Engineer Guy’s brillant breakdown:

The correct spelling is Terabyte.

On a CD, the pits and lands do not correspond to 0s and 1s directly – it’s the change from pit to land that registers data – just like on a Hard Drive.

The Windows File System is NTFS (not NTSF as we have in the video) – a little dyslexia there.