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Video blurry after dragging it to composition

I am having an issue with a video that I am adding effects to. The video is clear when I import it, but when I drag it on to a composition, it gets blurry.
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1answer
61 views

Remove audio from video annotation in ActivePresenter

I've been creating screencasts lately (cut with real footage) with ActivePresenter. ActivePresenter allows one to add "annotations" and they can be in various formats including both audio and video ...
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23 views

Masking messes up in after effects after rendering

I've been masking all day today and everything has worked perfectly up until now. I did my usual mask and then rendered it but upon render everything screwed up. I have tried it multiple times and ...
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0answers
6 views

Sony Vegas 12 Not Rendering Parts Of Video

Using Sony Vegas Pro 12 and i am rendering a video. However the rendered video hasn't got any audio and some video parts are black. I am using a some transitions and i am currently trying to fix the ...
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2answers
42 views

Is there a product(s) to stream recorded videos, all at same given point in time

I've been searching for a hardware or software product that can stream up at least 17 time stamped video recordings, all at the same point in time. If I had 17 separate recordings of 17 different ...
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0answers
23 views

Adobe Encoder fps and duration doesn't match

I have After Effects project file 25 fps, 29 seconds duration long. After exporting i get 725 png files - looks normal so far. But then i merge it to mp4 using Adobe Encoder, I get total 24 seconds ...
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26 views

is it possible to composite two video with different zoom speed

I wanted to composite the video with two different zoom speed. One video is matted video and one is background with zoom shot. So if it is possible ..can anyone help me how to do this.
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1answer
16 views

Capturing room audio (audience questions/comments)

I currently use a video camera and a Sennheiser G3 system for recording conference-type events. The G3 is attached to the speaker, and it works great. However, there are two situations where it ...
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1answer
34 views

Can you read video files off a HyperDeck Studio Pro 2?

Is there a way to connect a Hyperdeck Studio Pro 2 directly to a computer, and edit the video files directly? It has a Thunderbolt connection, but it says that it's for "capture of video and audio" ...
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355 views

After Effects CC slant effect crops artwork

I'm a newbie to AE so there's probably a simple answer to this. So I've imported some art from illustrator and dropped in on the stage. I then Create shapes from vector layer. Then I apply the effect ...
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2answers
20 views

If I shoot in H.264 is it worth it to export the product in ProRes?

I shoot video in H.264. I assume that my footage is forever compressed really small and that exporting to ProRes in FCPX would do nothing but make my file bigger. Is this true? Or am I missing ...
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0answers
10 views

Equivalent settings when using h264 to default vp8 settings in avconv?

When doing avconv -i input output.webm I get a very good vp8 compression with acceptable quality. Hoever avconv -i input output.mp4 produces a magnitudes larger file with h264 codec. Since ...
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16 views

Free video editing software that supports panning with Bezier curves

I'm trying to make a video by panning through cells in a webcomic. First I tried Kdenlive, but that seems to only support linear panning, so you can't do it smoothly. I found someone complaining about ...
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24 views

ffmpeg reducing 60fps to 30fps, but file size is larger

I just did: ffmpeg -i inputfile -r 30 -vcodec libx264 -an -s hd480 output_30.mp4 and ffmpeg -i inputfile -vcodec libx264 -an -s hd480 output_60.mp4 on a 60fps file. Why is the second file 27 MB ...
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2answers
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Weird zooming in Premiere Pro preview-window

After a hard time getting my Premiere Pro CC to work correctly, I stumbled upon a new problem. In the image below, you can see how the frame is about 200% zoomed in the preview window, and normal in ...
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2answers
403 views

How do I correctly use an ACES workflow with CinemaDNG footage in Davinci Resolve?

I'm just now discovering ACES with Resolve version 11. I can get Sony S-Log2 footage to look good, but I'm having trouble with CinemaDNG from my 2.5kBMCC. I've seen this tutorial on how to do it, but ...
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1answer
22 views

Rendered two videos from Adobe Premiere with the same settings but different resolution and they're the same file size

I exported two videos from Adobe Premiere. Same length, same quality settings, but one was 4K (the original footage was 4k) and one was 1080p. I was trying to put these on Facebook so I was trying to ...
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0answers
15 views

Converting videos and time accuracy; pitfalls and solutions

I need to compress some videos about laboratory experiments which contain motions of some objects. Since in analysis time intervalls on the video are needed as accurate as the camera captured them, ...
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1answer
36 views

How do I create this slide/bouncy effect in After Effects?

The news channel in my country is using a nice bouncy/slide effect. Now I'm trying to recreate that in After Effects. I tried many effects and expressions, Googled a lot and watched many tutorials. ...
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0answers
10 views

Why does VLC player convert a 4-minute mp4 to a 4-hour webm?

I used standard webm settings in VLC player 2.2.1 (the latest) to convert a 4-minute mp4 made in Handbrake. In the conversion panel it says "Streaming 04:00" but the end result is "03:49:15" and, on ...
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1answer
134 views

How to do video streaming with a canon EOS M?

What software is needed to do video capture from a Canon EOS M? How can I use the Canon EOS M as a Webcam? Thank you,
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1answer
24 views

VirtualDub Deshaker Error

So I'm trying to run Deshaker on some video straight from a Canon 60D in MOV format. I followed the steps in this video to enable MOV support in VirtualDub. Sems to work well, but I keep getting this ...
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1answer
35 views

Preset/macro for complicated nested effect

I have a few animations that I need to do with some frequency, the steps are as follows: Generate the image from an external program from a template. Add the image to the second nest in a ...
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1answer
15 views

Can FCPX work with vector graphics?

I've tried to import .eps and .ai files unsuccessfully. Are there any vector formats supported by FCPX?
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1answer
41 views

Is Blue screen a better choice than Green when shooting outdoor to reserve shadows?

I'm going to use Green screen on the floor in a sunny day outdoor shot. With the shadows of characters reserved, I'm going to change the Green screen background to a stony texture. I've found in ...
1
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1answer
31 views

After Effects - output formats

Why do I only have these formats in my output? Where's Windows Media Format?
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1answer
34 views

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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0answers
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iPhone Background Video

I am developing an iPhone app that has a background video at the login screen. Everything works, but the video is small because the iphone crops it down. I guess my question is. Is it possible to ...
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0answers
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How to batch process videos through Deshaker in VirtualDub?

I've just set up the latest versions of VirtualDub and the Deshaker plugin (both 64-bit versions in Windows 8.1 64-bit), and was able to follow the official Deshaker instructions to stabilise a video. ...
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0answers
7 views

What Is the Best Way to Clean Paint Off of a Movie Projector Screen?

Several years ago I purchased a movie projector screen (Da-Lite Video "B" series from the 1950s) from my alma mater along with a used modern projector. Both are working perfectly, however, the screen ...
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0answers
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No Signal with SDI to HDMI Converter

So I am trying to connect 4 security cameras to a TV using a quad splitter. I am using one camera right now to test the connections. Here is my set up: I have a security camera with with an SDI ...
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0answers
5 views

Does Premiere Pro CS2 support blend modes?

I've seen tutorials using blend modes... Effect Controls > Opacity > Blend Mode > Multiply ...however, I cannot find a setting in Premiere Pro CS2 other than opacity. I'm overlaying a ...
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1answer
31 views

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
86 views

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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1answer
87 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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1answer
22 views

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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2answers
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Taking video from a DVD & Making it Editable

I'm fairly familiar with Adobe Premier... done a few small projects in it. Recently my father-in-law gave me a corporate training video, on DVD, that was done for his company back in 2008. The ...
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2answers
212 views

Is it possible to have stereo sound from an external mic on a Canon Vixia HF G20

I have a Canon Vixia HF G20 and I cannot find anywhere in the manual about an external mic in stereo mode. The "advanced hot shoe" does support stereo and surround sound but through the Line In/Mic ...
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0answers
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Do these encoding times seem about correct?

I'm using avconv to convert some videos, using the following commands (replacing {{inFile}} and {{outFile}} avconv -xerror -v fatal -i {{inFile}} -vcodec libx264 -pix_fmt yuv420p -profile:v baseline ...
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2answers
87 views

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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2answers
40 views

After Effects stroke effect doesn't play

In After Effects I am trying to apply the Stroke effects to characters as described in this video: My Screen: Although as you can see even just going at the middle ...
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0answers
7 views

avconv converting videos in really bad quality

I have this linux command line app called avcon. It is used to converting files. For instance if I have a file called video.mp4 I can run avconv -i video.mp4 video.ogg and it will convert this ...
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0answers
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Workflow for Adobe Story + Premiere Pro CC 2015?

I've been using both Adobe Story and Premiere Pro for a number of years now. Usually, once a script is finished, I'm done with Story and I don't open it again. I've noticed there is a "Story" window ...
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1answer
31 views

Trim the part of composition in After Effects along with its key frames

I want to trim a composition b/w the two Composition marker (1) and Composition marker (2): You see there are many layers with different key frames and I want to trim everything which lies in the ...
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0answers
23 views

FFmpeg map_channel and video

I have a file that has the following format (note the number of tracks and channels within each track): Input #0, mov,mp4,m4a,3gp,3g2,mj2, from 'a.mov': Metadata: major_brand : qt ...
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0answers
9 views

FFmpeg : Check if the aac bitstream is malformed or not

I want to upload few sets of videos on my server and later play them in the HTML5 video tag. But some of them are not playing. I checked the audio stream and video stream of the video, they have AAC ...
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2answers
64 views

FFMpeg Encoding and Core Usage

We have developed an application to transcode source .mov files into .ogg, .mp4 and .webm output. It is currently running on AWS EC2 instance g2.8xlarge. It is working (yay!). My question: Even ...
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2answers
46 views

Software advice to create animated sketches

I'm an industrial designer, using 3D CAD software to create my designs and Photoshop, Illustrator and inDesign, to create sketches & graphics, edit images, build presentations. The problem is ...
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Real time document straighener similar to Microsoft Office Lens or CamScanner but for video?

Office lens straightens pictures of flat, boards very, very nicely. Here's an example. Let's say I am teaching a class and I want to record what I write on the whiteboard as I explain it. Is there ...
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1answer
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1080 TV (LG) but need to watch under 720 - how I switch?

I have a 42 inc LG (42LG70). I have a kodi box and need to make the setting into 720; I believe the TV works on 1080. How do I make the TV to switch to 720? My TV works but from time to time the ...

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