Submit a Program

The ‘Ōlelo Channels are your channels.  Whether you have existing programs you want to share or create a message using ‘Ōlelo resources, the channels exist to empower your voice.

‘Ōlelo accepts video files for air on our cable channels which you can submit via USB flash drive at one of our Community Media Center locations.  The accepted file formats are listed below. If you need help understanding this process, please do not hesitate to contact a CMC near you.

A complete document of our policies and procedures can be found HERE.

File Based Submission Specifications:

Format Exact Resolution Bit Rate Range (suggested)
1080p High Definition (HD)
16:9 aspect ratio (letterbox)
1920 x 1080 5,000 – 20,000 Kbps/5 – 20 Mbps

VIDEO

Codec: H.264
Container: .MOV
Frame Rate: 29.97 frames per second (Not 30fps)
Luma Minimum: -10%IRE
Luma Max: 100% IRE
Chroma Peak: 100% IRE
Video Level: Black frames cannot be shown longer than 10 seconds

AUDIO

Codec: AAC-LC (Advanced Audio Codec)
Data Rate: 320 kbit/s
Sample Rate: 48Khz
Stereo: 2 Channel(Right, Left)
Ceiling: -12db
Peak: -6db
Audio Level: Audio must be present in stereo within first and last :30 seconds.

Below are a few resources on how to export from specific editing software.
FCP 7: http://youtu.be/wvgG9A_JVhg
FCP X: http://youtu.be/nlqdGQ2pTUU
Sony Vegas: https://youtu.be/k4p1MbDDvVw
Adobe Premiere: http://youtu.be/HSx4w-tzApY
iMovie: http://youtu.be/Vgd_7U7bZdg

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