H264 Files, Color change, mac and pc

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Jan 21, 2021

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Hi guys, 

I've been struggling with an issue. I'm posting small clips on Instagram, and I noticed that the frame borders colors aren't matching the ones e use in photos, edited in photoshop. (They differ only in the rendered file) After researching color profiles and testing, I discovered that h264 videos rendered on a Mac computer don't present this issue... 

 

Looking into the files, same video, one rendered on a pc and the other on mac, I discovered that the pc one lacks information that the mac one has: 

 

Color range : Limited
Color primaries : BT.709
Transfer characteristics : BT.709
Matrix coefficients : BT.709

 

Then I rendered the project in an other format, tried ProRes, on the PC. And the colors were okay. 

So, why does the H264 rendered in a PC doesn't have that information? Does anyone has dealt with this? Is there any way to fix it? 

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