Color space passthrough - AWS Elemental MediaLive

Color space passthrough

To pass through all existing color space metadata, in Codec details, expand Color space and set Color space settings to Color space passthrough. The following table shows how MediaLive handles each type of color space that it encounters.

Color space metadata that MediaLive encounters

How MediaLive handles the color space

Content in any color space that MediaLive supports

Doesn't touch the color space or brightness (the pixel values) in the output.

Passes through any of the three sets of metadata that are present.

Content marked with unknown or an unsupported color space

Doesn't touch the color space or brightness (the pixel values) in the output.

Leaves the content as marked with the unknown color space.

Passes through any brightness metadata and display metadata.

Content with no color space metadata

Doesn't touch the color space or brightness (the pixel values) in the output.

Leaves the content as unmarked (no color space metadata).