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Changing the aspect ratio of a video

I have a video (.mpg) and currently it has the wrong aspect ratio (16:9). I now want to change it to the correct aspect ratio (5:4). How can I do this? I know that on VLC player I can change the ...
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2answers
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Equipment needed to record sound when filming an interview with two people

I am currently filming interviews for a project and to date, a friend has kindly lent me the following sound equipment. Unfortunately, I am going to have to give this equipment back very soon and ...
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1answer
19 views

Film a 3D video using Genlock cameras or LANC?

I am doing some research in 3D stereo, particularly in 3D videos. I was successful creating 3D photos (using ordinary webcams) and viewing on a 3D laptop and 3D TV, but I've been reading that video ...
2
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2answers
42 views

Layer dimensions in after effects

How can I find the dimensions in pixels of a layer in adobe after effects.
2
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0answers
37 views

How to display static image if the input stream ends using ffmpeg?

I am receiving a stream over the network with the following ffmpeg command: ffmpeg -i rtmp://server:port/input.stream -f flv rtmp://server2:port/output.stream When the input stream stalls, I want ...
2
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2answers
163 views

Is there a program for automatic clip creation from scene detection/recognition result?

I want to parse a large set of movie/advertisement mixture in one video file, i.e. some hours of video, and separate not only movie and advertisement, but also split/cut different advertisements into ...
0
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1answer
20 views

Opaque overlay becomes transparent when fading out both video tracks in Sony Vegas

The original problem I had was to put an overlay (static image) on a video track. All guides/tutorials I found does this by putting the image into a separate video track. I would prefer attaching the ...
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0answers
7 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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1answer
23 views

big Premiere project with many clips - is it better to storyboard on paper first?

I've got a lot of footage logged from about 40 hours worth. I'm considering my next step with the aim towards getting a rough cut of the footage I've marked as being good and worthwhile of being in ...
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0answers
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Flocking birds with Nuke-X Particles

I want to create flocking birds with a nuke particle system is this possible? And if so how would I get started? They should look somethink like in this. Trapcode particle tutorial for after effects. ...
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1answer
11 views

Premiere Pro CC 2014: Select multiple items in media browser

First of all, sorry if I'm using the wrong term for the area you see in the screen. I need to select two specific files to merge them. Unfortunately I'm not able to find the corresponding shortcut. If ...
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2answers
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sync separate audio to video+bad-camera-audio, free NLE recommendations

Should I be asking this on askubuntu, or superuser? Or even http://softwarerecs.stackexchange.com/? My use-case, in case the details help people understand what I'm looking for: My brother needs ...
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1answer
46 views

iOS 8 Video Editing App That Lets You Hear The Audio While Trimming?

I'm interested in making perfectly-looping Vine videos of me playing guitar riffs. I'd like to shoot and edit these videos on my phone (iPhone 5, iOS 8.1), without using a desktop editor. Is there an ...
2
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1answer
27 views

How to apply an offset to one axis only in 3D space for linked expression position?

I have a 3D position property linked with another composition. I want the z-axis to have an offset in the linked expression. But how can I apply an offset just to one axis? The current expression of ...
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1answer
9 views

Discrepancy between VirtualDub CPU usage and Task Manager, Lag resulting

So I'm trying to capture footage from my PS2 at a low resolution (720x576 if memory serves) through Virtual Dub. I'm on Windows 7 64 with an 8-core i7, 8GB RAM, 150G SSD and an EZCap capture card. ...
2
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1answer
28 views

How is laserdisc information physically stored on the disc?

I know that Laserdiscs store video in an analog composite format. I also know that CDs and DVDs store audio data as a digitally-encoded waveform with the bits stored as pits and islands in the disc ...
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1answer
19 views

Adobe Media Encoder Flicker Issue

When rendering my video in Adobe Media Encoder using either h.264 and mpeg-2 I get random flickering appearing. I have rendered directly out of After Effects using a lossless codec. The video is ...
1
vote
1answer
16 views

Trimming MLV or CDNG Footage

I need to edit some mlv footage that consists of a number of lengthy takes. Due to the nature of the subject matter, a lot of the footage is effectively unneeded and given the size of mlv files, I ...
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3answers
962 views

Good free m2ts to mp4 converter?

I'd like to convert some AVCHD footage (.m2ts) to mp4 files. Can anybody here recommend a good converter (preferably free) that'll do a good job?
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2answers
59 views

Add image under the video with ffmepg

I want to extend basic usage of watermark and put it under the video. That means. I have input video 720x480 and image 720x20. On output i want to have video 720x500 where video aspect is preserved ...
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2answers
91 views

Video editing with text to speech

I am trying to do some screen recordings and uploading them to YouTube. I have a terrible voice and frankly I cannot maintain a stream of speech meaning the the end product will end up being bad. I ...
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4answers
42 views

Video desyncs with the audio over time

I record footage with OBS and do voiceovers recorded in audacity. I process the audio in audacity, then sync the audio with the video. However, since I started doing it this way, the audio and video ...
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0answers
22 views

Any m2ts optimizer under Linux?

My goal is to optimize m2ts generated by ffmpeg for HLS because the generated m2ts has lots of structural overhead. The below is an example of the result analyzed by Apple Media Stream Validator: ...
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2answers
228 views

Why is MP4 black background gray in Internet Explorer 11?

I exported a Flash movie with a black background to MOV, and converted the MOV to mp4 (H.264). In Quicktime player, the background of the MOV and mp4 are black. In native players in Firefox and ...
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1answer
29 views

How to create a light wall in after effects?

I want to create a wall of lights, that will be animated (on/off) by simple graphics in motion, similar to: ...
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votes
2answers
71 views

Is it possible to relight filmed footage with NUKE or After Effects?

I have a Video of a face that I filmed with soft lighting and almost no shadows. The camera is a static portrait shot. Now I want a spot light to move slowly around the head. Is something like this ...
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votes
1answer
42 views

Converting MLV to Prores

I have some Magic Lantern Raw footage that I want to convert to Prores 444 for use in this workflowenter link description here. I understand the process, other than the use of LUTs. In the process, ...
4
votes
1answer
227 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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2answers
512 views

After Effects Ratio Error When Using Puppet Tool

After Effects is continuously giving the following error when I try to use the Puppet tool: After Effects error: zero denominator in ratio addition. (17::16) Any idea what could be happening or how ...
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1answer
49 views

jvc recorder .ced file

I recorded some videos using a JVC recorder. Now I am trying to upload those videos to my PC, but the format it .ced. How do I play/convert this file to a different format on my pc?
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votes
1answer
9 views

How can I determine the publishing point for streaming an HTTP stream to Adobe Media Server 5?

I would like to stream a HTTP stream from VLC direct to Adobe Media Server 5, however I am unsure of the URL I should stream to. How can I determine the URL of the publishing point?
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vote
1answer
27 views

Is there a way to parent an objects position to another objects position in Nuke, so they move parallel to each other?

I want to move an object parallel to another object in Nuke. I managed to get the object to move to the same position as the other one. (Copy link paste absolute.) But I wasn't able to figure out how ...
2
votes
2answers
9k views

Can not render After Effects CC project as mp4 / h.264 any more?

I've made a 2 minute video on After Effects CC. There is no option to save using depreciated formats. Other answers suggest going to: Edit -> Preferences -> output -> enable Show Deprecated ...
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1answer
24 views

Import subtitles from spreadsheet into Aegisub?

I have a set of timed transcripts in a spreadsheet in the following form: Timecode mm:ss:ff | Line of dialogue 01:02:25 | This is some dialogue I would like to import them into ...
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0answers
32 views

Different luminosity between preview and render on Sony Vegas 13

I currently have a problem with a video I'm editing, when I render it with Sony Vegas 13 (with the Sony AVC/MVC 1080p-30fps "Internet" preset), the resulting video is much darker than the preview (on ...
2
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2answers
31 views

Sony Vegas default chroma key seem to shift blue colors

After a few videos, I think that now I manage pretty well chroma key on a green screen. But in my last video, my subject handles items that are light blue / cyan, and I started to notice that those ...
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2answers
20 views

Why does my still camera stop recording video on its own?

I have a Nikon s3300 and wish to take video at a concert however no matter what card I put in the available time says 8min and 11 seconds. Am I doing something wrong or is there a way to fix this.
2
votes
1answer
422 views

Premiere Pro PC timeline only plays for a few frames and then no Audio after installing Miraizon DNxHD / ProRes Codec

Since installing Miraizon DNxHD / ProRes Codec I am not able to play my timeline in real-time. It gives me a few frames and then the video freezes and audio keeps playing. I changed from Performance ...
1
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1answer
151 views

can't import AVI type 1 to premiere CS6

Bs''d Hi! I used to work with premiere pro CS4.1 now I'm working with CS6, I moved to project folder to my new computer, but when open it I get an error "damaged or un-supported file" The AVI ...
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0answers
5 views

Open source Video editing software for subtitling unicode [duplicate]

I am looking for an open source software that allows to subtitle and offers basic functionality like creating a transparent overlay for subtitles. Its for windows. Please suggest. Many thanks.
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1answer
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1080/25p bitrate 15.7Mbps vs 10.4Mbps

In Nikox Coolpix compact camera there are two video modes for 1080/25p so they have the same number of pixels, aspect ratio and number of frames per seconds. The only difference is bitrate 15.7Mbps ...
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1answer
27 views

Light, compact, and < $100 tripod with pan head

I've found a lot of seemingly good travel tripods for still photography, but most of them do not seem great for doing video panning. Are there compact tripods with smooth pan or fluid heads that are ...
1
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1answer
27 views

Changing aperture within a single video clip

Is it considered bad practice to change the aperture while shooting a video clip? What is the best practice for shooting two different lighting conditions in the same shot? For example, when panning ...
0
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1answer
32 views

The ideal wood for the DIY slate?

I am planning to create a DIY slate/clapperboard. What would be the ideal wood for the clapper? I believe that the main qualities of the ideal wood would include, but not limited to, the following: ...
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0answers
48 views

Linux command-line option to do video lens correction?

Is there a Linux command-line option to do lens correction on videos? (Either as a tool, or a collection of tools) Specifically, GoPro videos? I know I can do correction in GoPro Studio, but I need ...
0
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1answer
26 views

Thousands of frames per second?

Are there any (consumer) cameras, capable of shooting ~1000 frames per second? Googling for high speed cameras I found that GoPro is able to take 120 frames per second and some of Photron or ...
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vote
2answers
93 views

Batch add audio to video - Adobe?

I'm looking for a method to add an audio file (a short blip) to many short video files. Is there a method on any popular video software to create a batch process that will add the same audio file to ...
2
votes
1answer
32 views

I'm looking to make a Nuke expression: I want the maximum value of an animation curve of another node

I want to feed a custom made NoOp node with a floating point slider with the maximum value of an animation curve from another node. What would be the right expression to do this?
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2answers
16 views

Video encoders that display frame with most movement

Are there any video encoders that can monitor multiple video frames and display whichever frame is the most active? I would use this during a live streaming event and it would be great to automate ...
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How do I make RKO outta nowhere video

I want to make a video like this https://vine.co/v/OA9Hd1lqOXU How can I achieve it ?

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