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Web Videos via Watch Folders Transcode

What I am looking to do is fairly simple, however seems complicated in theory. What I need to do is be able to have a folder where all video files placed in the folder, are transcoded to all ...
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Are the properties (bitrate, fps) of my h.264 video OK for the web?

I'm converting a Flash vector animation to an mp4 video for the web. After trying and failing with Swiffy, it's the only way I have of preserving the work "for posterity", once Flash is gone. When ...
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Is using a softbox as a back light a good idea when shooting indoors?

I'm shooting in a small apartment and I have had a lot of trouble setting up a back light because the subject is directly against a wall. I am looking at kits like this one, but I was surprised that ...
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How to compress videos for a website?

I want to start a website in which there are some videos. When I searched Google regarding this video website I came to know that for the proper working of the videos we should compress the videos. ...
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YouTube's 60fps runs smoother than games?

When watching a video on YouTube in 1080p 60 FPS the video runs very smooth and looks nice. When I play games on my PC with more than 60 FPS it does not feel as nice. Is there a difference between ...
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Resolution for webcam for recording lectures when writing on paper?

I've used a document camera for capturing handwritten lectures. To be more specific I solve exercises for my students by writing on a blank sheet of paper while explaining. So far I've been using an ...
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Royalty Free Videos?

I have seen free images and music, but is there any site out there that gives out free non-copyrighted movie clips that can be used? I want to be able to search and look for movie or video clips ...
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Endless video chat?

Looking to create a video conferencing experience between 2 offices. Want to make it like a window where people can just walk up to the camera/screen/mic and see who is there. Is there a cheap way to ...
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Are mp4 bit rates the same as Flash bytes per frame?

I'm converting Flash movies to Mp4 (and webm) and having to learn lots about web video. The process starts with MOVs exported from Flash. For example, I have a MOV of 640px x 290px, 1m 58s, 2843 ...
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How to compensate for red oversaturation and contrast increase?

When uploading a video to Vimeo the video is transcoded by Vimeo and in the process red gets a bit more saturation and the contrast is increased a little. As I chose Vimeo as my platform I have to ...
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ffmpeg trying to convert AVI to MP4 but not playing

I'm trying to convert a video file from AVI to MP4 but it doesn't seem to play, my code: exec("ffmpeg -i ".$video." -c:v libx264 -pix_fmt yuv420p -movflags faststart ".$withoutExt.".mp4") Even ...
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Encode video for html5 and javascript controlled playback

I want to create something like Apples Mac Pro product page http://www.apple.com/de/mac-pro/ where html5 video playback is being controlled via javascript (by manually setting the currentTime ...
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HTML5 background video encoding settings

I'm doing a full page background video and I'm trying to convert the original mp4 to an webm. The background will not have any audio. I'm currently using ffmpeg. ffmpeg -i INPUT.mp4 -b 614400 -s ...
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Interactive YouTube video navigation

I want to create a youtube video based on the technique used in this video: Interactive Trailer. How can I make annotation(spotlight) on youtube that will link to a video and start at various times. ...
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What PC software offers speeding up video & sound together at 20x+?

I'm new to video editing, and I'm trying to find the right software to fit my needs. I am interesting in creating videos where I want to speed up both the video and the sound together to rates of ...
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ffmpeg encoded videos are not playing on mobile browser

I have set up a server to upload and play videos. I used django/python as the scripting language, and nginx and gunicorn as the webserver. I am using videojs as the video player. For h264 mp4 I tried ...
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Real Time personalized videos

I would like to achieve a video with custom text pulled from a database or user input as the following : http://videopersonalization.net/kia.html Can somebody shed some light on the process without ...
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How to record live video using camcorder?

I need to conduct a video conference using professional video cameras. I will be recording and streaming 1080p video [1]. To that end, I need to stream live video from a professional video camera to ...
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What to make: a film, short film, series, web series?

I'm an independent indie film-maker with a strong ambition to advance onward, and I have no contracts whatsoever. Is it better for me to create a feature film, short film, series, or a web series? ...
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Do I need to encode video in both ogg and webm?

I'm doing some HTML5 video work; I'm taking uploaded video and using ffmpeg and related packages to convert the original videos (usually .mov, but whatever) into mp4, ogg and webm versions for ...
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Is it possible to find a webcam with large aperture?

I'm looking for a Webcam with large aperture and shallow depth of field, similar to the F 1.8 Canon lenses, so far It has been really difficult since most of the specifications for any webcam are ...
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Remote pan/tilt/zoom cameras that aren't expensive

I can't quite tell if shopping/product questions are allowed here, but...I'm not sure where else to turn on the SE network. I have no a/v experience. I'm trying to gather info for a project here at ...
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best tool to use for vine production on windows

I want to create a vine on my laptop bit not sure which software to download to do it as most of the ones I have come across look spammy and don't want to kill my computer with virus's.
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Best way to increase the display size of a web video

I have a H.264 (ex-MOV, ex-Flash) video of 550px x 250 px. In the HTML player (videojs), I can easily set its size to 640px x 290px and it still looks OK (only a 16.363636% increase in display size). ...
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optimizing / compressing video for web with Quicktime

I have a ~70mb (3 minutes long) m4v video that I need to get to a much more reasonable file size for playing on a site that will primarily be accessed via iPad. I don't know if it matters, but the ...
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MP4 video rendering differently on different browsers and different machines

I have asked a similar question before, but we are still having the same issues. Background color of MP4 rendering incorrectly in QuickTime I am trying to encode MP4's for playback on a website. I ...
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Live-stream HD camera to stream on one's own Wordpress website

I was wondering if someone could help me with this project with live-stream cameras. I am not sure what the best camera / broadcast transmitter or internet package I should purchase to ensure that it ...
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Why do SRT subtitles fail to appear in my MP4 videos on iPhones?

I'm using videojs in an HTML page to publish a video with VTT captions. Problem is: iPhones do not play the mp4 in the videojs player - it renders the full videojs player, but when you click the Play ...
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1080p video partly pixled after rendering

So I'm pretty new to video production and I'm struggling with properly rendering 1080p game footage. My main problem is that multiple frames of the output video are pretty pixled, looking like this ...
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Equipment & Software for video bridge (video link) event

I need to create a portable setup for events built around a video bridge: The performer is abroad the audience & presenters are in-house The performer needs to see the audience & presenters ...
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Wirecast crashes when I attempt to authenticate to Youtube account

Wirecast 4.3.1 (Telestream) on OS X 10.9 After launching Wirecast, I select "Broadcast Settings" --> Authenticate. Upon selecting my Youtube account and accepting the conditions, Wirecast crashes. ...
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Variable Bitrates for Streaming?

I'm building presets for our users to convert the videos into an appropriate format for our online video repository. Since it's been awhile since I've built something like this from scratch, I've been ...
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YouTube Network Partnership Needed for Minecraft Tutorials?

Copyrights around video games videos are complex. If I want to create and post tutorials for a video game on YouTube (specifically Minecraft), do I need to have a partnership with a YouTube Network?
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Picture in picture for my face while recording video games

What (or how) can I insert a box with a visual of my face while I am recording the game I'm playing? I currently use Hypercam but there is no option for this game/reality split screen.
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Panasonic DMC Gf6 w/HDMI output: can I connect directly to Mac Mini w/o converter?

Trying to figure out whether I can live stream a music performance at StageIt, Ustream, Livestream, etc. without buying any new hardware. Here's what I've got: Panasonic DMC GF6 camera w/HDMI and ...
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Does anybody know any movies or stock footage with 1800's docks?

For my school project I need footage of an 1800s dock with old-fashoined sailing ships at it. I've been searching for at least 2 hours already, but I found nothing useful. Does anybody know any good ...
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Video mixer from multiple sources into one

I want to take two video inputs say one from camera through hdmi/dvi etc and one through laptop(some presentation running in it). One, I want to mix these two video streams and take it out as a single ...
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Simple, easy to configure streaming server for linux - just transcode & stream

After spending a few hours setting up and configuring PlexMediaServer, I realized that it looks awesome for home use, but has some impediments for serving up content to the public at large. I have ...
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Large scale video conferencing

Is there any way to providing video conference supporting large number of participants in conference (around 2000). The conference will be held in future and I should guaranty the performance. What is ...
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Create seamless loop of 1 second video

Noob to video editing using iMovie. Trying to seamless loop 1 second video of water. I am creating this personal landing page http://mfbx9da4.github.io/ As you can see the video jumps at the end of ...
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Create time-lapse gif centering point of interest

My wife is currently very pregnant and I have taken a photo every week of her bump. I now want to make a gif or something similar showing the bump growing. I used the first free gif maker I found ...
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exporting video from flash for html5 video changes colors

I'm exporting video from Flash CC 2015 to video - it renders a quicktime (.mov) file which seems to retain the quality and color palette of my original flash file, but then when I use adobe media ...
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live stream saved or not [closed]

Trying to work out if you upload a live stream if it is routed and just played or if it saves into a folder. So for example if you set up a webcam 24 hours and relay that online if that just ...
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Best bitrate to responsive (web) video

So, I am a multimedia developer: I develop websites and that nerd things... My last site is responsive (fluid work in all devices - mobile, computer, television,...). A responsive website needs 4 ...