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For a given bitrate, what video resolution is perceived as the highest quality?

I'd like to achieve certain approximate bitrate for video encoding. If I use higher resolution like 720p, I'll get more fine-grained image, but more encoding artifacts. If I use smaller resolution ...
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How can I increase the resolution of a mobile clip?

Few days ago, at early morning I saw something falling in a slop in the sky. It wasn't a plane but something with a color of fire and so bright! I wonder what it could be, so I recorded it on my ...
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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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Why does video rendering begin at the top left corner of the screen?

Why is the top left corner of the screen considered to be (0,0) and not the bottom left like in a graph?
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Remove text from advertising boards

I have a clip with a lot of advertising boards in it. Wanted to know which is the easiest method to remove the text from them and maybe paint them in some solid color. I tried playing around with the ...
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1answer
25 views

Video software to add video effects similar to Apple's Photo Booth

Apple Mac OS X includes Photo Booth, an application for taking photos and videos with the built-in camera (if available, of course). Photo Booth can also add effects while taking a picture or video. ...
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OBS (Encoding X264) fails

Since a few days I have a new computer. Here my specifications: GTX 980 I7 5820k Windows 8.1 I'm trying to stream with Open Broadcast Software (OBS), but when I try to preview I already get frame ...
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ffmpeg mute specific time [duplicate]

Looking to edit a blip out of the beginning of a video/audio file... Anyone know why this doesn't work as expected? ffmpeg -i ~/Downloads/in.mov -vcodec copy -af ...
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What is the function of buffer size and what value should it have?

I've just started to do some video editing with Blender (Linux) and I can't tell what function it has and how it affect the final quality. I've searched about it but I didn't find any explanation ...
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Is it ok to edit a public domain speech?

Let me try to explain the project I'm working on. I'm a volunteer for a high school engineering competition, and the past couple of years I've produced a pro bono commemorative video to show at the ...
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2answers
72 views

Compare an original video with a transferred video?

I want to compare an original video with the same video but transferred through a device. How can I do that? I want to compare them to improve the transferred video quality. The video is transferred ...
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0answers
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My audio quality decreases after rendering in Premiere Pro CC [on hold]

I know different codecs produce different quality of sound. I have recording my audio externally and it is a shame that its not coming out as perfect as I recording it. Please tell me the setting of ...
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1answer
30 views

Animating stills in After Effects

I did a short corporate composition that used alot of stills. I animated alot of the stills by zooming in and out and panning across. Pretty basic. I have trouble with unexpected movements when I ...
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1answer
23 views

link multiple audio tracks to one video track in Premiere CC

I shoot TMZ-type webisodes, where multiple people are throwing jokes around a news room. I'm considering buying 4 lavaliere mics for my 4 performers so I can isolate their audio during editing. I ...
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4answers
186 views

How to encode apple ProRes on windows or linux?

Is it also possible to encode video with Apple ProRes on windows and linux?
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1answer
46 views

How to deal with this heavily underexposed footage

I recently was at friends birthday with a few musical performances and this friend asked me to film the event. Unfortunately, it was really badly lit (I did notice it, but I couldn't do anything about ...
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1answer
20 views

Problem with video playback of AVI (Xvid) on Sony BDP-S186 [solved]

I'd like to play an AVI on my Sony BDP-S186. The user manual states: Supported Codecs and File Types: including Xvid (.avi) (http://pdf.crse.com/manuals/4290282312.pdf - in German). I'm trying to ...
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1answer
119 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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4k views

AE - Imported mp4 seems to be missing audio

I'm new to After Effects, but my experience with video editing so far has been that audio and video are treated separately. When I add an mp4 to my composition, I get the video element, but I can't ...
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1answer
21 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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13 views

Live Video on Website from Analog cameras

I currently have 16 Analog cameras hooked up to a Vonnic DVR-K4016SE 16CH H.264 DVR System. I would like to make live streams available on my website of some of these cameras. Using the DVR is ...
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1answer
24 views

iPhone 6 Video Pulse

Does anyone know what this strange effect is in my video? It's almost as if something is causing the video to "pulse" and reset somehow. At first, I thought perhaps my own heartbeat was causing a ...
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1answer
13 views

Newbie Question - speed of footage lags in Premier

I'm using Adobe Premiere to add some graphics that go along with a video we made. The original video was made by someone else, is 2 min long and very HQ and plays well. But once I imported it and ...
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1answer
13 views

What are the essentials for a livestream training room?

I work for a nonprofit (which rules out consultants or big packages) and I’ve been tasked with setting up the a/v for one of our large training rooms. I’ve got about a dozen events over the next year ...
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1answer
43 views

Adding metadata for films/TV shows on Linux

I am looking for an open-source solution for automatically pulling films/TV shows informations. I've found MetaX (Windows only) and Subler (MacOSX only) from a post here. Apparently metadata sources ...
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0answers
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Is Blender smarter than final cut pro? [on hold]

I currently running one photo studio in my hometown. I want to introduced new future in my business. So, i would like to start video editing on my biz. i ask to my friends circle "Which application is ...
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0answers
15 views

How to mount microphone and recorder on the DSLR?

I keep reading that for proper sound you should use an external recorder like the Zoom H1 or H4N with your DSLR. Until now, I was only using an external microphone, namely the Takstar SGC-598, without ...
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1answer
31 views

Is a 1/2.3" sensor good enough for tv?

I just purchased a Panasonic HC-X1000 but now having second thoughts because I only now learned that the image sensor, being a tiny 1/2.3" sensor, is no better than that in a compact camcorder or ...
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0answers
85 views

Importing iphone slow mo footage into final cut pro

What's the best way to import slow-mo footage shot on an iPhone into FCP 7? It's shot at 120fps. I'd like to keep the slow-mo effect, and playback at 25fps.
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1answer
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How to delete folders from Library > Gradients in Motion 5

I just installed Motion 5 but I've already run into a weird frustration. In the Library inspector I found a list of gradients. I clicked the + button at the bottom of the panel and discovered it ...
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0answers
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Convert MTS 1080/60p to MP4 1080/60p

Still learning a little bit about converting formats, fps, etc. I have a Sony A6000 and have the option to record in 1080 at 60fps. This is perfect for me because I absolutely love the smoothness of ...
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1answer
23 views

Record a live lecture from one room and stream it live to two other televisions

I'm working on a church project and I'm not too familiar with video equipment all too much. We need to stream a lecture to other sides of a building (at least two tv's). I was playing around with ...
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0answers
15 views

how can video clips be merged in Corel Video Studio Pro x7?

Can video clips be combined or merged in Corel Video studio pro 7? Can anyone describe how it could be done. I am using Windows 7 home edition. I have already examined the that may have already have ...
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1answer
66 views

Downsampling 4K footage for an increase in chroma sub-sampling

We have a Lumix GH-4 camera, which can shoot in 4K with 4:2:2 color space. I'd like to be able to convert the footage to 1080p 4:4:4 color space. I've read that there some ways of doing this: ...
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1answer
32 views

Add path operation to multiple shape layers

I have multiple shape layers, and I want to add Wiggle Paths to all of them. One way of course is to manually add to each of them. Is there a way to add it to all of them at once? Specially is there a ...
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0answers
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What should I use to record me playing guitar and singing,

What should I use to record me playing guitar and singing, then to be imported to my MacBook GarageBand, to record backing vocals, and then to put up on You tube channel?
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1answer
59 views

Putting a Lower bitrate of my video stream in my current mp4 container

Sorry if my question is too noobish, this is my first question. What I have is: An mp4 movie with a video stream and an audio stream. What I want in the output: Is an mp4 file containing: the same ...
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1answer
96 views

.wmv audio and .mov video out of sync

I'm a total amateur at this video stuff. I'm actually a web developer trying to create a video for work and I've run into a problem. Hoping those of you who know stuff about videography can help me ...
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1answer
25 views

Screen capture AND audio recording in ffmpeg

I am using ffmpeg built from source at this revision in Fedora 20. I am able to record audio perfectly fine with the command: FFmpeg/ffmpeg -f alsa -ac 2 -i pulse -- output.wav However, when I try ...
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1answer
30 views

How to avoid sluggish UI in FCPX - more CPU, GPU, RAM or what?

My question is about what aspects of hardware performance would best prevent sluggish UI and 'beachballing' in FCPX. Currently I am running on a Macbook Air Core i7 2.0ghz, 8GB RAM and Intel HD4000 ...
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1answer
52 views

How do I author a playable DVD from an MKV file containing MPEG2 video, audio, subtitle and chapter streams?

I'm using MakeMKV to back up my DVD library to MKV files without re-encoding the video or audio streams (since space is cheap, and quality is top priority.) I'd like to know if there's a tool ...
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1answer
15 views

Can I use Garageband on Mac to add harmony audio to a video?

I'm thinking... Import my video of me playing guitar and singing, into Garageband. And then add new Garageband audio track with my backing vocal harmony. Will this work?
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1answer
10 views

Specify a custom “Movie rec. size” on Canon Rebel

Can you specify a custom "Movie rec. size" on Canon Rebel? I have an SL1, and I'm trying to record at 1280x720 with 30fps. When I go the "Menu" screen I see that you can set "Movie rec. size." It ...
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1answer
35 views

Multivideo player with histograms?

Is there a tool that can play multiple videos while displaying a histogram of each video simultaneously?
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1answer
18 views

How can we monitor audio of subject using headphone while recording video using iphone or samsung galaxy s4?

How can we monitor audio of subject using headphone while recording video using iphone or samsung galaxy s4? I want to monitor audio while recording video using smartphone
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2answers
61 views

Audio noise reduction: how does audacity compare to other options?

Audacity's noise reduction filter is pretty good. Before I use it, though, I want to know if I'm missing out on any fundamentally different approaches that may work better. I have some recordings of ...
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3answers
112 views

How to burn timestamp onto video?

I want to burn timestamp from the video meta data on to the video. I'm having great difficulty in finding a good tool that does that. Is there a video editing tool out there that allows timestamp ...
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1answer
32 views

Automated/Scripted Video Editing

I am looking for a scripting language that can handle cutting together 50+ mp4 files. In addition to this I'd also like it if I can provide a text file with the date of each video and make some sort ...
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2answers
154 views

Ripped DVD Video Playback Stutters, original DVD does not

I have a DVD of home video made from a VHS that I'm trying to rip so I can post it to YouTube. I've ripped a couple of videos using both Mac DVDRipper Pro and Handbrake to compare the output after I ...
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1answer
1k views

How to force Adobe Media Encoder to use 100% CPU and memory?

On my machine, Adobe Media Encoder is very slow. It takes 12 hours to render 4 minutes of 1080p video for YouTube (the video is based on Adobe After Effects project with an original MOV file and four ...

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