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Recommended home projectors

I would like some recommendations for a projector to use at home please - I will be doing some short 'on-cam' documentary style videos and I would like to project my script on to the wall in front of ...
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Easisest way to convert whole DVD folder (all titles and chapters) to MKV file(s)?

I have lots of movies stored as DVD folders(.bup, .vob, .ifo files); I am looking for the easiest way to convert each folder into one (or more) mkv files (preferably by using freeware program(s)) ...
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Script for projector turn on.

Not sure if this the right place, but I was tasked with creating a script for which would be able to turn our networked projectors on and off (which can already be turned on and off through the web ...
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ffmpeg - resize and crop

I want to know how to use the scale filter to take an image that is 2154x1136 and scale it down exactly 89.04% such that the image sits in a 1920x1080 frame, with full image left and right and black ...
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1answer
21 views

How to fit 720p video on a 1080p container?

I am using Adobe Premier Pro to edit our short film and give some generic editing to it. At the time of shoot we wanted a slow motion effect in a shot, so we shot at 720p at 60fps (We had ...
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Graphical editor for OggKate

Does anyone know of a graphical editor that let's one create and edit OggKate metadata for a file. I prefer using Ubuntu. Most of the examples I've found so far uses the commandline. I've come ...
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Does YouTube allow multiple soundtracks

Is it possible to upload one video on YouTube, and have multiple soundtracks for it? Much like one can choose the subtitles, can one make several language-specific voice-overs for the same, say, ...
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101 views

color correction in fcpx

I am a long time photographer and have been doing more video work over the past few years. One constant source of angst when I need to correct the coloring of the video clips in FCPx. With ...
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Darwin Streaming Server 6.0.3 won't send Closed Caption track

I can get the captions if I stream the Quicktime file through a link on my webserver, but if I try to stream the file via Darwin Streaming Server, the audio and video come through, but no captions. ...
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Premiere distorts picture while paused

Premiere is distorting footage while paused, making color grading ridiculously challenging. Whether the media is playing in the source monitor or the sequence monitor, the picture is pixelated and ...
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Is it possible to make changes over several clips at the same time when color correcting?

Let's say I have 30 clips. The first 10 clips are filmed outside at day, the next 10 clips are filmed outside at night and the last 10 clips are filmed indoors. This means that I want to use three ...
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Little skip in webm videos joined with mkvmerge

I've donwloaded some youtube videos that I want to join. I joined them with mkvmerge, but in the joined video, there are ~5 seconds skips (in VLC the second counter stops and then jumps 5 seconds) at ...
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Video editing software like iMovie, for Windows?

Although skeptical at first, I took a liking to iMovie and began to rely on it heavily to edit many music videos. What I liked about iMovie was it's easy to use feel when it came to placing a clip ...
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How to speed up/slow down audio along with video?

I just finished watching this nice little YouTube tutorial that gives one a bit more control on speeding up or slowing down PARTS of video (as opposed to just slowing down the whole thing) using time ...
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Using a static Boom Pole

I have a Manfrotto tripod, Canon T3i and Rode videomic pro. I also have the Rode boom pole, but I was wondering which the best way to use it in an interview situation. For an interview indoors where ...
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Change props of subcomp based on parent comp

This question was asked almost a year ago, and no solutions were offered at that time. The original poster described exactly what was needed in a follow-up comment which can't be linked to directly, ...
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T5i video quality doesn't even match smartphone camera? Where can I improve?

A friend wanted to make some professional looking videos for a weekly vlog type of thing for his church. We went into this planning to buy a better camera and lights etc as we go. We filmed a video ...
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2k views

How to use mouse drag gesture to position & size a still image in Premiere Pro CS6

I would like to be able to position a still image using the mouse/pointer directly on the image, to be able to drag the whole image around or resize it by dragging one of its corners or sides. I'm ...
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41 views

Green screen without green screen

Is it possible to, rather than a green screen, take a static shot of a background image (e.g. for a Skype call with a fixed-position webcam), and use this static image as the green screen? So, I ...
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153 views

Is converting DVD to a format to play on a tablet legal (in the UK)

Simple question, is it legal to take a DVD you already own and convert (rip) it into a format (such as .mp4) so it can be played on a tablet or laptop ? In the past you had to use various nefarious ...
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1answer
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Removing / Overlaying logo on mp4 video format with ffmpeg on linux

I'm trying to remove logo from an .mp4 video format with ffmpeg on linux machine without re-encoding (for preserving the same quality) with the following command: ffmpeg -i input.mp4 -vf ...
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1answer
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Video codec for simple animation?

I am generating an animation in Matlab, composed of simple diagrams. The images are characterized by fine structures, strong contrasts and mostly discrete colors, e.g. there are few-pixels wide black ...
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1answer
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What is the relationship between hardware acceleration and DXVA/QuickSync/Cuda?

Many video playback applications (e.g. VLC Player, MPC-HC, etc.) are highly configurable. For example: VLC Player allows you to enable: QuickSync and/or DXVA Freemake allows you to enable: CUDA ...
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How to see encoding progress in Compressor 4.1.3

Is there really no way to see progress of an encoding job in Apple Compressor 4.1.3? I started a batch (single job, one file) and this is all I see: My fan is blowing at full speed so I guess ...
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1answer
81 views

FFmpeg : Error occurred while encoding audio stream from ac3 to aac

I am using following command to encode my video to h264 and aac audio codec : ffmpeg -i sample.mp4 -codec:v libx264 -profile:v high -level:v 4.0 -codec:a libvo_aacenc -b:a 128k output_file.mp4 ...
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Standalone tool to increase video playback speed without changing the audio pitch

I would like to know if there is a simple tool that can speed up mp4 videos without changing the audio pitch. If not, what is the simplest and quickest tool to easily extract the audio from a video ...
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Colors look different after export

Colors look great in FCPX. After I export (Share > Master file > H.264 Quicktime) they look a bit dull: desaturated, less vibrant. Also sort of like the wrong gamma curve - shadows are darker. I ...
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1answer
46 views

Create a random number each second

In After Effects I am trying my hands at this and would like to add a random number between 45 and 55 in the upper right corner, which should change each second. If I ...
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0answers
11 views

Unexpected filtering result with multiple outputs

Video capture device cycling through 4 cameras every 4 seconds. Want to split the video into four streams to reduce the amount of key frames, save internet traffic and soothe the motion detector. ...
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2answers
162 views

MXF files in Premiere Pro cs5 mac only playing/dispaying audio

Hi I'm having issues with my MXF files in Premiere Pro cs5. When I bring my mxf files into my project its only playing back audio, i can't even see video. It's like its only reading it as audio. If ...
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0answers
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Encode 14:1 MXFs in FFMPEG

I am designing a workflow for a 9 camera multicam job. Based on general ISIS performance, we think DNXHD36 will yield too high of a datarate to enable multiple editors to work. We're looking to use ...
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How can I find duplicate videos from a large set of videos of varying formats?

After losing a backup device with a bunch of my original videos I've had to download a large number of them (~300) back from Youtube. The new downloads are a mix of MP4 and FLV, and the originals are ...
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1answer
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How to create a blinking effect in After Effects CC?

What I want to do is simple conceptually, but I am just not having success with actually doing it. I am creating a short video snippet in After Effects, as part of a larger presentation. The video is ...
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ffmpeg command to transcode video to multiple videos fit with MPEG-DASH

I need to transcode video and add it to Wowza server. is there any recommded command that I can use to transcode the vedeo in best way to work with mpeg-dash.
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Switch between 18-?? hdmi PC sources for live production

I'm looking for a device that takes a minimum of 18 HDMI-PC (max 36) sources at 1080p60 for a possible venture I'm going to getting in to. I'm going to be taking these sources and using them for ...
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2answers
44 views

How to enlarge/zoom into a specific area in After Effects

This may be a simple question but I can't find the answer anywhere online. I have a psd image of a desk with different object on it including paperwork. I want to be able to enlarge/zoom into ...
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1answer
53 views

After Effects renders with no audio

I've been using after effects cs6 to make intros in my youtube template. They always render without sound. I've been exporting them as avi files. I'm currently making one in an mpeg4 format (assuming ...
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What the equation that we should use to know the bitrate value?

I'm using ffmpeg to transcode mp4 file, I got the below command from: http://www.wowza.com/forums/content.php?192-Encoding-Suggestions-for-Video-on-Demand. ffmpeg -y -i Butterfly_HD_1080p.mp4 -s ...
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How to move/remove/join adjacent Blade Speed points in FCPX

So, the Blade Speed retiming tool in FCPX is half-awesome. But once I have put a blade marker in I can't work out how to: remove it (apart from immediate undo, i.e. later on) move its position in ...
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FFMpeg crop filter doesn't change orientation

I am trying to crop a portrait video of 1280x720 to 568x320 so that the video will be displayed in landscape view (16:9). I am using the following command ffmpeg -i VID_1438833296.mp4 -vf ...
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3answers
699 views

Adobe Premiere - Restore Audio to A/V Clip After Deleting

Say I add a bunch of Audio/Video clips to a sequence, then delete all the audio (Alt-select it and delete); I work on it for some time, close Premiere, re-open.. etc., Is there any way to restore the ...
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1answer
60 views

Red Epic, Adobe Premiere Editing Workflow

We shot some stuff on a Red Epic. The footage is on a 2TB Hitachi HD. Now I need to edit the footage. I can't transfer all the footage to my MacPro desktop because it is too many TB and will take too ...
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2answers
5k views

How to fix Sony Vegas 12.0 blank screen render?

I've got video recorded from my phone and I use Vegas to edit them, when I play the video back in VLC player the video orientation is ok, but when I import into Sony Vegas and it asks if I want to set ...
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0answers
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software for frame images to video with changing framerate?

I've got some frames that were captured over 24h at 2 frames a min. I want to convert them to video BUT with different playback speeds depending on when they were shot. I want to be able to use ...
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0answers
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SMPTE UMIDs in MPEG-4 audio and video files

Is there a standard atom for inserting a SMPTE UMID into an MPEG-4 container? Does it go into moov.udta.meta.ilst?
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1answer
25 views

Video Keywording, captioning and sorting software

I am looking for suggestions on software to help catalog my growing video library of GoPro MP4 and other (iPhone, dSLR video) files. This software would be similar to Adobe Bridge or Lightroom - ...
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2answers
47 views

Live video and sound recording (NOT from a security camera) sent to a remote server

What is the least painful way to achieve this?: Video and audio recording on a HD video camera (NOT a security camera) in XP quality, with 1 HDMI output and WIFI capability Somehow connect the ...
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1answer
47 views

Camera setup for quick preview/editing

I'm setting up an educational lab which is going to have a number of cameras positioned around the room. Ideally, there would be one button somewhere which we could press to automatically start all ...
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1answer
34 views

Batch compress a folder of videos using handbrake (or other) - Without manually loading each video into the queue

Ive got c.50 videos in QuickTime movie format. These video sit all in one folder on my computer. In the past when Ive had 5 or so files, ive imported them each into Handbrake, then saved them to the ...
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1answer
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What are the main limitations on using the following setup to boost frames per second capturing?

Suppose I have two identical cameras, a red camera and a blue camera, that can both shoot videos at 1000 frames per second. If I set them up in the following set up, using a half-silvered mirror to ...

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