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Adobe Premiere preview video lagging

I am attempting to edit video in Adobe Premiere CS6. When I create a sequence and try to play it back in the preview screen, the video is extremely choppy, which makes editing very difficult (dance ...
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Is is possible to trim portions of clips in FCPX to save disk space?

I know that it's possible to selectively ingest in the import dialogue, but is it possible to delete "rejected" portions of clips once they've been imported, without deleting the whole clip? If not, ...
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OGV Format plays properly on my computer but transcoding drops (duplicate?) frames

I've made a set of screencasts using recordmydesktop on ubuntu 12.10. The output is an ogv file. When I watch the ogv file using the default movie player (totem) it looks fine - the audio and video ...
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1answer
99 views

Does mjpeg handle interlaced video correctly?

I'm using mencoder/libav to capture an interlaced source to mjpeg. Now, my hunch is that mjpeg is a codec that handles only full-frames, progressive video - because I assume it compresses single ...
3
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1answer
148 views

Clip quality severely degrades when imported into Premiere Pro CS5? (appears interlaced)

I have a clip which is 720p30 and plays back perfectly smoothly when opened outside of premiere. When I import the clip into premiere and play it back it looks awful: http://imgur.com/JHVbl If I ...
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1answer
146 views

Camcorder for use as a webcam

I've been looking into a camcorder for use as a webcam, since all the webcams I have found don't seem to be up to the task I have in mind. My biggest issue is finding camcorders can can even be used ...
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1answer
222 views

How does MKV segment linking work?

I downloaded a file vid1 that is in C:\dir1\ which links to another file vid2 in a subdirectory C:\dir1\dir2\ and it works if I move that file to dir1 (so both files are in dir1). I figure that it'll ...
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1answer
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How do I render each time increment on Premiere Pro CS5/6?

I want to write a script that automates rendering in a way that each, say, 30 seconds of a longer video becomes a separate video file. How do I approach this without having to manually highlight and ...
2
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1answer
53 views

What software do you recommend to easily import and edit tapes?

We've got loads of tapes filmed with an old camera that are just sitting there never being watched, and we want an easy way to import and play with them. We purchased the Dazzle DVC100, which seems ...
2
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1answer
86 views

What can be done with .CPI or .clpi files?

In BDAV's M2TS there are .clpi files, in AVCHD the same files are labeled as .CPI. As i understand, some sort of metadata is written into these files. The question is twofold: What metadata exists ...
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1answer
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`Format profile` property in MediaInfo

I got two media files: the first is an application window capture, the second is desktop cature. The only difference between them is that one has format profile section with value OpenDML in ...
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1answer
55 views

GoPro 3 Black gets stuck in “>” Play mode when diving

I have bought a touchscreen backpanel for my GoPro3 black and whenever I take it diving, it switches to ">" play mode (the black triangle shows up on the front panel and keeps stuck there). I cannot ...
2
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1answer
142 views

Possible to use sRGB as mp4 colorspace?

I have an mp4 using h264 that i'm using in the background of a website. It has to blend in with the background image. I've already created ogv and webm videos for firefox and chrome and these work ...
2
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1answer
45 views

Panasonic SDR-H100 Multiple Program Files

I have a Panasonic SDR-H100 camcorder. When I shoot videos, with stoppages, i.e. many clips, the videos are put into two different program folders within the sd_card folder on my SCHD. I was wondering ...
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votes
1answer
149 views

Fix timecode in merged vobs

I use mpeg streamclip to fix the timecodes in merged vobs. I would like a command line utility that does this without having to recode if possible.
2
votes
1answer
131 views

What solution do you use to bring a udp, rtmp, … stream back into the hd-sdi format

As a small independent TV Station we cooperate with festivals and congresses which want to broadcast their content live. Most of the times these partners send me a webstream. Currently we have a ...
2
votes
1answer
105 views

Maschine: Automatically tag all samples in folder

Is there a way to automatically tag all samples in a particular folder? For example, I have a folder in my samples directory full of vocals, and I want to tag them all with type "Vocal" and subtype ...
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vote
1answer
17 views

Adobe Media Encoder CC - No output sound

After I finish my project in Adobe After Effects I export the project to Adobe Media Encoder. I choose the default setting Youtube HD 1080p 29.97. After render all the video I get no sound on the ...
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1answer
17 views

Superimposing 2d photoshop cartoon into video footage

I am using after effects and I want to place a drawing of a character behind a person in the video footage to make it look like the character is standing in the distance behind the person in the film. ...
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1answer
13 views

Sound sync problem

I have a bizarre sound synchronization problem which I am really puzzled with. I recently recorded an interview with the video camera capturing the sound of the interviewed and an external sound ...
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vote
1answer
15 views

Wirecast recording lagging from a video file source

I have a recorded video in HD format with the source file being about 2GB for 30 minutes of footage. I added it as a new Video Shot in WireCast intending to edit it, however, I got two problems. ...
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vote
1answer
34 views

remove black frames from vob files with ffmpeg

I have a few .vob files with "black frames" (it seems that an issue during the acquisition from VHS did that). I can get where these black frames occur with the command ffmpeg -i source.vob -vf ...
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1answer
15 views

What is the underlying difference between motion compensation and motion estimation?

I know that motion estimation has to do with calculating motion vectors, but where does motion compensation come into play. Can't we just do it with motion vectors, since, we are still calculating the ...
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1answer
35 views

How can I blur an entire video using iMovie or similar?

I've been searching for this and could not find a single solution. How can I apply a blur effect to an entire video? not just specific objects or faces.
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1answer
42 views

Ideal video format for Windows Movie Maker

Windows Movie Maker is very slow in converting from MP4 to whatever it's using as its preferred/interim format. What is their preferred format, so I can convert to it using faster and/or GPU ...
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vote
1answer
23 views

How to re-transcode sequence Encore CS4?

A short while ago I made an Encore project from my Premiere CS4 project and spent some time sorting out the menus, credits and timelines, etc. I then told Encore to build the project, which of course ...
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vote
1answer
17 views

Wavey screen and lines showing now and again in live streaming cam

I have setup a trial live streaming cam in my chicken coop to test this little camera. I am seeing some waves and lines in the feed now and again. Does anyone know why this happens and what the fix ...
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vote
1answer
66 views

Cannot render 16:9 video for youtube

I downloaded this YT video, and want to make it 16:9 in Vegas 10 pro. Here is my file settings: Template - HD 1080 24p (1920x1080, 29.970 fps) Frame rate - 29.970(NTSC) Field order - None ...
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1answer
44 views

Batch-importing images in sync with audio/markers

I am trying to create a sequence that displays hundreds of images in succession. I want the images to change according to the speed/mood/beat of the music that plays at that moment. For example, ...
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0answers
18 views

Visualising geo data on a map

Hi I have an interesting task I want to achieve. I currently manage a website that acts as a tracking system for a popular piece of flight simulation software. Currently we take a dump of the lat/lon ...
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0answers
29 views

PS2/XBOX to projector

I have a video system to allow multiple connections to a single projector that only accepts HDMI in (it's a TI Pico Projector development kit). I have an HDMI upscaler to go from my PS2 and XBOX, but ...
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0answers
133 views

Get original timecode from DV avi and use it with ffmpeg

With FFMPEG (on Ubuntu linux pc) I am trying to draw the original timecode from DV avi file (captured from miniDV cassette with EDIUS 4 and 5 in Windows) to an output mp4 file. For my script I need ...
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0answers
36 views

Software alternatives for led screen management?

I'm currently working with led screens for advertising. We're managing playlists and live content with Linsn Led Studio. I would like to know if there are some alternatives to this software. This one ...
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Analog (PAL) Frame Grabber capable of arround 4 fps

I have a video camera with a external trigger. I have been experimenting with the external trigger and it looks like I'm ready to grab some frames. I'm new on this field of hobby, and therefor I have ...
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0answers
324 views

Why is Adobe Premiere Pro / Adobe Media Encoder freezing my computer when rendering?

This is happening when rendering lasts longer than ~20-30 mins. I've tried checking the temperatures, they are holding steady at a maximum of 45 Celsius (on both CPU and GPU). Freezes computer ...
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0answers
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Production management app

I have been wondering if there is such thing as an iOS/Mac app that I can use to: Plan filming dates Assign jobs on set Have people be able to complete editing jobs (and send them if possible) Page ...
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0answers
18 views

How to insert a color between two clips in premiere elements 11?

I want to add some color between two clips (a pause where I want to show something like a title). There are lots of effects but I can't find simple colours. Essentially, I want some 'color' clips ...
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0answers
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How can I efficiently convert openmeta tags to FCPX keywords?

In our editing environment, we tag video files with openmeta metadata tags. Is there a way to quickly apply these tags to their corresponding clips in FCPX as keywords? We're dealing with thousands ...
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0answers
57 views

Photoshop CS6 - Animate / Keyframe Smart Filter

I've applied the 'Oil Paint' Smart Filter to a layer in Photoshop CS6. I'd like to animate the filter's 'Angular Direction' from 0 to 360 degrees but I the keyframes in the "Style" lane of the ...
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0answers
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Closing MXF file

I have bunch of recordings in MXF transport stream and they seems to not be closed but these are just cut by the recorder. The problem is that when I try to import them, the importing software waits ...
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0answers
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How can I change the dimensions of a Camtasia project back to recording dimensions?

I have a Camtasia project where the size is set to 720p. I would like to change the resolution to the recording resolution (which is higher) but simply changing the editing dimensions changes the ...
0
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0answers
114 views

Issues importing iStock comps into After Effects

So I'm downloading a placeholder video FLV comp from iStockphoto.com (right click, save-link as under any video preview). When adding the downloaded FLV to AE, it comes up with an import error, saying ...
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0answers
152 views

H.264 Video encoding on flex mobile

I'm building an android application using flex.This application captures the video of the phone camera and streams it to flash media server.Then, the user can play back what he streamed earlier to ...
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0answers
72 views

Where to start Transcoding with FFMPEG?

I would like to learn a lot about Transcoding video files with FFMPEG from any format to mp4 (hH264/AAC) format. We have a large repository of video files ranging from 1 MB to 2 GB of various formats ...
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0answers
322 views

Why does After Effects shear my last frame in a loop?

Following the short tutorial here to make a loop in After Effects using time remapping and the loopOut() expression I encountered some odd behaviour. In the tutorial it is mentioned that when this ...
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0answers
723 views

Adobe Premiere CS6 stuck at 0% exporting still images

I am creating a slideshow in Premiere so it's just a bunch of images with transitions. When exporting to any kind of format or codec, it would get stuck "Encoding 0%" forever and freeze afterwards. ...
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0answers
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FCP 6 crashes during log and capture, how to recover video file?

We are a live news broadcast at a high school in Minnesota, we broadcast in full 1080i HD to the high school, as well as local cable TV, and we record each show via Final Cut Pro 6's Log and Capture ...
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0answers
47 views

How to make a Camera Slider with bearings?

I wan't to make a camera slider with bearings that is very smooth. I haven't come up with a good idea yet. I wan't it to be able to be placed on a tripod. Can you please show me som links and tips ...
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247 views

video recorded with Mac's Photo Booth doesn't match session length. Can this be fixed?

A while ago I recorded a video with a friend which I didn't examine or watch until today. Upon opening it, I realized that the whole 15 minute video session had somehow only saved four seconds. We ...
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Nvidia Cuda video encoder - output frame size

I am cross posting from the Nvidia forums... i got no answer there :( I am using the Nvidia cuda video encoder nvcuvenc, and until now i was not able to encode an H.264 video with an output frame ...

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