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21 views

Resulting video is bad always on the same place

I'm using Sony Vegas pro 10 and trying to render a small video for YouTube (3 min). Resulting video is always slightly flushed, frozen, interrupted... on the same place - on about 1:18 till 1:36. ...
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1answer
51 views

Make a cinema box around a video clip

I am new to video editing so if my terminology is wrong, I apologize. I am making a video with output settings : 720p and dimensions 640 x 480. I am inserting a series of video clips but their ...
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1answer
48 views

MV 750i image sensor

I've just bought a second-hand Canon MV 750i camcorder. Unfortunately, its screen doesn't show what I'm looking at. I understand that the problem is with the image sensor, which I want to try to ...
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2answers
441 views

How can I achieve the Ken Burn Effect with greater control or in other software?

I am using the Ken Burns effect in Final Cut Pro X, however it does not allow me enough control over how it behaves. I end up having to cut the video in to multiple clips in order to get the effect ...
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1answer
60 views

How to include proof of when a video was made, something that couldn't be be faked at a later date?

I don't know how to call this kind of proof in English, but maybe if I explain it a little bit further you'll get the idea. Basically I want to create video/audio proof that something was shot in ...
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4answers
722 views

Why there are no full lenght independent cartoon animated movies created in Blender?

I have been searching for an indie movie that is completely done in Blender, but the longest animation I have found was about 15 minutes long. Are there any full length animated cartoons/movies (~90 ...
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2answers
86 views

Very Shaky camera but a constant background

I recorded a video of a speaker at a graduation ceremony using my tablet. The first half of the recording, I held the tablet in my hand so it's shaky and just terrible. I finally realized that I could ...
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1answer
102 views

Join videos through concatenation

Which video format allows concatenation simply by joining files? cat out1.mp4 ou2.mp4 >out.mp4 These videos are created from images using ffmpeg: ffmpeg -loop 1 -f image2 -i image.png -s ...
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1answer
973 views

Export to wide screen (16:9) from Final Cut pro X

Apologies for the noob question but I've just started trying to learn FCP and couldn't find the settings to export my movie in 16:9 aspect ratio. Can anyone tell me the quickest way to go about it? ...
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1answer
395 views

Have to reduce the video size with losing the quality

I have a mov file with the size of 74 MB. because of the size it is getting slow to load in my webpages. i would like to reduce my video size. But if i do that by using online compressor the video ...
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1answer
2k views

Cross Dissolve not available in between clips [Premiere CS6]

I'm trying to add a cross dissolve effect in between two clips. Premiere doesn't allow me to do it between the first and the second clip. Does anyone know the reason?
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1answer
1k views

FFMPEG output is blocky

I'm attempting to extract the individual frames from a raw AVC video stream. I'm doing this via the following ffmpeg command: ffmpeg -q 1 -i video_test.avc -f image2 frames/frames_%04d.jpg The ...
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1answer
81 views

Software or video interpretation to create live dance floor effects

I'm trying to create a video feed that will display a special effects rendition of a dance area on a nearby video board. Much like what many of you have probably seen in a children's museum. An ...
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1answer
68 views

What are the tools needed to produce good quality videos on Youtube? [closed]

I always see good videos on Youtube. I mean that they are good in quality and in the presentation. So, what are the tools or programs which helps in that?
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1answer
233 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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2answers
734 views

Final Cut Pro 7: File Error: Unknown file

The sequence is composed of a jpg followed by an mp4. When the jpg is not present, after I hit Command + R, the sequence can render without errors. When the jpg is present, after I hit Command + R, ...
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2answers
420 views

DSLR RAW video: 1080p or 720p?

This question has probably been asked before, but could not find it. With the possibility of recording RAW video on a DSLR, file size matters because CF cards are limited. File size can be reduced by ...
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4answers
68 views

Are comedy shows recorded with live audiences?

I have watched How I Met Your Mother, The Big Bang Theory and there are these laughs from audiences. Are these shows recorded with live audiences watching?
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1answer
722 views

Join / Concatenate .wmv files

I have 2 .wmv files which are equal in codec information (windows media video 9 in 640x360 with 25 fps; windows media audio 2 in stereo with 44,1kHz and 16 bits per sample). I'd like to concatenate / ...
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1answer
44 views

What's the minimum needed to make a video of my guitar performance with good quality sound?

I've recorded a lot of my audio guitar performances successfully, enjoying the ability to edit out some mistakes thru post-production editing of the .aif files. Typically I just plug the guitar into ...
1
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1answer
100 views

Workflow for trimming, encoding, and publishing videos to the web

Basically, companies will be giving us access to a variety of videos in a variety of formats. We will then download the videos, trim out the important part in a 5 min and/or 10 min chunk. From ...
1
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1answer
112 views

Hardware solution for live video conversion

To briefly summarize: I am looking for a video conversion box that will accept any resolution/refresh rate/color space and split out a properly converted feed. I utilize a hardware H.264 ...
3
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1answer
269 views

What specs should I be looking for in a camera to record board-game sessions?

I'm a computer science engineer with no experience and very little knowledge in camera and video processing. I would like to record boardgame sessions (timelapse for example) and record boardgame ...
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0answers
722 views

High bitrate in AVCONV converted MPG file causes DVD reading problem

I convert AVI to MPEG with folowing command: avconv -i file.avi -c:v mpeg2video -b:v 6000k -c:a mp2 -b:a 384k file.mpg When the MPG file has been burned to DVD it is hard to read afterthat. The DVD ...
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1answer
216 views

Why does iMovie convert a 1.8GB .MTS (AVCHD) file into a 2.2 GB .mov file by reducing resolution?

I am just importing some AVCHD (.MTS) files into iMovie and even if Import them as 960x540 (original is 1920x1080) it uses more space than the original. If I import it at full size, the .mov file is ...
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2answers
43 views

How to create a simple DVD with menu and a set of scenes (on a mac)?

I want to create a DVD form a dancing show. There are about 30 scenes I want to separate the scenes with some black space add a title before each of the scenes create a DVD menu with each scene ...
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3answers
2k views

Looking to get Youtube-quality video stabilization from a software based video editing application (on mac)

When I create edited films on iMovie and then export them to Youtube, Youtube's stabilization enhancement greatly increases the quality of many of my shakier action shots. Unfortunately, this same ...
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1answer
226 views

1080p video partly pixled after rendering

So I'm pretty new to video production and I'm struggling with properly rendering 1080p game footage. My main problem is that multiple frames of the output video are pretty pixled, looking like this ...
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1answer
202 views

How to disable continuos autofocus during video shooting with Canon SX230 HS?

I have a Canon SX230 HS camera and want to record a movie from a train driver's perspective on a model railway. Everything is working fine, except that the camera refocuses continuously during the ...
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2answers
143 views

Is low-framerate video recording possible on the D7100 without miniature effect?

The D7100, D5200 and D5100 have a "miniature effect". Videos recorded in this mode play back at high speed: "Miniature effect movies play back at high speed, compressing 30 to 45 minutes of ...
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1answer
592 views

Large scale video conferencing

Is there any way to providing video conference supporting large number of participants in conference (around 2000). The conference will be held in future and I should guaranty the performance. What is ...
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3answers
212 views

Best practice recording VHS to digital

I have a home video on VHS which I want to transfer to someone else. As I don't have two VHS recorders I am looking into other ways to duplicate the footage. I am considering two options to do this: ...
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1answer
456 views

How To Get The Webcam To Record From Guitar Rig Directly

i am trying to figure out how to get my webcam to record directly from Guiat Rig. Currently i have to manualy sync the audio and video. i have the focusrite scarlet 2i2 audio interface. If possible i ...
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1answer
41 views

Pinnacle 16 vs Pinnacle 16 Plus

I want to buy the ordinary Pinnacle Studio 16 (not the Plus one), because it's cheaper. But I would be dissapointed if it lacked the features I need. The questions are about the simple version: 1) ...
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2answers
1k views

Create Project Template in Adobe Premiere cs6

I'm a youtuber and I make a bunch of videos. Every time I make a vid I have to import the same files [watermarks, back ground music]. Is there anyway to make a template so when I create a new file ...
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3answers
167 views

Fair use with copyrighted material

I did not quite understand if using copyrighted music in a video falls under the umbrella of the so called "Fair use". Of course, here, I am assuming that the video is not used for commercial ...
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1answer
65 views

Are stars in Movies realistic?

After watching Battlestar Gallactica and thinking about the Camera Technology of today it got clear that you need a high exposure time or a HDR camera to pick up the starlight. I know also that you ...
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6answers
19k views

How to reduce wind noise from a video?

I am using a Canon EOS-650D to record video and I have a problem with wind/noise on my recordings. Can anyone tell me how can I reduce noise/wind from the recorded video. I usually edit my videos on ...
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1answer
452 views

Why would Blu-ray made with Encore CS6 be silent/have missing audio, no sound?

Any thoughts on why audio might be missing from such a project? Steps: 1) 3 mkv files 1280x720 25P, stereo audio (2 channels) 2) converted to mp4 using ffmpeg 3) audio still present 4) created ...
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3answers
91 views

What are the negative effects (if any) for leaving a prosumer comcorder powered 24hrs a day?

I have a use case where I need to leave a pro-sumer camcorder, (Let's say a Canon XA10) powered 24 hours a day indefinitely. The HDMI out of the camera would be used for monitoring 24 hours a day, but ...
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1answer
94 views

batch audio + picture slideshow video creation for youtube

I've about 1000 audio files that I want to batch convert to videos, with some picture slideshows & upload to youtube. Is there any tool available that does this ?
3
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1answer
57 views

Using cell phone camera to record and play back in theaters?

I know this might sound absurd but can i use use a cell phone camera NEXUS 4 & iphone 4s to be specific, to record 1080p HD videos and will those videos be good enough to play in a theater ...
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2answers
3k views

Adobe Media Encoder CC do not work/start/load on Win8 x64

So pretty much it. Simply clicking the .exe nothing happens, no errors, no nothing. It just simply do not work. Premiere works and when exporting video and clicking Queue simply nothing happens, AME ...
2
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1answer
334 views

Convert VfW-codec based video to “normal” (Windows)

my CCTV software (GeoVision) supplies me with AVI videos with the FourCC "GMP4" codec ("Geovision MP4"). The codec is supplied as a Video for Windows 32-bit driver only, so I had to set up a virtual ...
2
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2answers
153 views

What can cause poor quality video in Canon point&shoot camera?

I recorded some videos from my superzoom compact camera Canon Powershot SX150 IS. When I run these videos on camera itself, they run fine. But when I move them on PC and run it, I can see it being ...
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2answers
199 views

Animating shapes vs masks in After Effects

Can anyone tell me how I'm going to get the best performance out of AE - I have a number of circles I need to animate expanding which are essentially stroked lines. Just made some paths with very ...
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1answer
39 views

AWB and Auto ISO in fast moving scenes

I have recently asked about Auto ISO for video, and got great responses. I would like to have further clarifications in these regards. I am planning to film an event in a public place. The scene will ...
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1answer
117 views

Overloading in a Mackie profx8

On one channel of my Mackie mixer, the OL light is on whatever I do. The channel sounds like it's working but the OL light is lit. What is the reason?
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3answers
391 views

In search of a Helmet-based steadicam solution for GoPro Hero 3

I recently tested my GoPro Hero 3 for the first time during a run in the park using a helmet mounting. It's not bad footage but it's very 'bouncy'. I've been looking at a few options to stabilize the ...
0
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2answers
68 views

Adobe Premiere Pro CS6 Shortening Video

I have a video that is 38 minutes and 13 seconds in length but when I convert the video to the H.264 encoding using the 'YouTube HD 720p 29.97' preset the video is converted - but only the first 2 ...

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