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How to start making videos

I want to learn to make videos like this one, where should I start? And what tools I can use?
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Loss of quality in after effects 3D layer

I have a 2D image layer that looks great as a 2D layer. Both .png and .eps files are (near) pixel perfect. However when I convert the layer to 3D, there is a massive loss in quality. Is there a ...
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54 views

How does YouTube convert between different videos resolutions?

What algorithm does YouTube follow to convert between different formats? Does YouTube store different videos (for different formats) on disk or store only 1 and convert from this to appropriate format ...
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Whats the most affordable way to setup a large screen outdoors for live video

My company produces some out door concerts that will have 15-18k people attend. I'd like to setup a video screen next to the stage that I can use to show a video feed of the concert. I don't have a ...
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What do I need for Noir lightning?

I'm new to film making as I have just purchased Canon 600D. I also have a tripod. What else do I need to get the low-key lightning often found in Noir films? From the film Whisperer in Darkness : ...
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How to set up Paid Live Streaming event?

I would like to set up a live class which may take place over a couple of days and I would like to stream it live. My question is, how do I set it up so it allows access to only people who have paid ...
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Simple way to downscale from 1080p@60 to 1080i@60

I have a Canon LEGRIA HF R56 which only outputs 1080p@60 from its HDMI port. Are there any methods to downscale this to 1080p@30 or lower? Googling this doesn't seem to throw up light. I guess I ...
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Find/replace duplicate comps?

I'm working on a giant project file that was obviously created by importing lots of other projects into one big one. Many of the comps use many of the same precomps ... from projects that were copies ...
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How to switch New Composition Settings Duration from Base 25 (time) to Frames?

In the tutorial I am doing the instructor has their Composition Settings enabling them to input the amount of Frames they would like the Composition to be. Picture is a little faded, it says "Frames @ ...
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One Frame Flash

In Scott Pilgrim VS The World there is this three frame sequence: The second frame seems to be actually lit much more, not just made brighter by an After Effects adjustment layer. How was this ...
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1answer
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Is it possible to embed VTT subtitles & chapters in webm video?

I have a video in webm format, and two files in webVTT format, chapters and subtitles. Is it possible to embed this two webVTT file in the webm in order to get only one file ? webm is a derivative of ...
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Auto split comp into separate render items?

Is there a script/plugin that will either (a) take layers from a comp and create separate render queue items for each layer; or (b) use markers in a comp to generate separate renders? I thought there ...
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Any way to change properties of subcomp based on parent comp?

I have a dozen 'main' comps which have a bunch of nested comps. I need to create about 30 versions of each main comp, with different colors. The subcomps are animated shapes, which take their color ...
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Can I use any audio recorder for filming?

I've been trying to find an affordable mic for 600d DSLR. There's Rode VideoMic Go and Zoom H1 . But I still find these a little above my budget. My question is: Can I use something like this ...
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Should I use Magic Lantern as a beginner?

I'm getting a Canon 600 D. I will also get a 32 gb class 10 sd card. Do you think I shoujld get another card and install Magic Lantern into that? I really want to create time lapses.
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After Effects render on AWS EC2

I want to render my After Effects projects on an EC2 Windows AMI for better performance, but they only allow Windows Server editions which are no supported by Adobe. Will it work if I install After ...
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Using tablet/smartphone as external dslr monitor

I know there are apps like DslrDashboard and more but I would like to just get a real time monitor for my Nikon D5100. How is that possible?` Of course connected wiyh a Hdmi-cable.
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Using triplehead2go with ATEM 1 M/E

We have a triplehead2go digital edition that we would like to use with a ATEM 1 M/E video mixer. We tried setting the th2g to 3x 720 50p and the ATEM to 720 50p, but it didn't work. This was our ...
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Will Canon 600D be able to do these?

A few days ago I watched Chris Nolan's Following and thought to myself "I can do something like this". I have found out that Nolan used Bolex for the film. He still uses film cameras and is against ...
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Why HD broadcast camcorder still pictures quality (still frame from video) beat out DSLR?

I've taken pictures with a HD broadcast camcorder and a DSLR at the same event. When I get the still pics from camcorder footage, the image appears to be more professional/outstanding feeling than the ...
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YouTube Compression: Why?

There's a lot of advice on the internet on encoding settings to apply to your video before uploading to YouTube (https://support.google.com/youtube/answer/1722171?hl=en, ...
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Recording an indexed screencast using VLC

what settings should I use to record an indexed screencast, so I can seek, in VLC?
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1answer
47 views

Any tutorials on how to animate a vector hand

seem too be able to find every other body part except a hand animation tutorial im looking to create a vector animation of a hand performing a pinch and zoom action
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How to make a whiteboard/flanelboard style promotional video for a mobile app? [duplicate]

I want to make an animated video which shows what my mobile app can be used for. What are the most economically-conservative resources I can use?
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How to convert video to ogv and webm versions with a high quality result?

What is the best software for mac to convert video to ogv and webm versions with a high quality result? I have adobe media encoder, is there is a setting or plugin available to do so in there? or ...
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53 views

Change output using a .jsx script for After Effects CS6

I've made a script that will loop through a (.txt) interchanging elements of a certain composition. Within the script, I add each changed composition to the render queue and output it. How can I ...
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What is the best way to convert VGA to digital feed efficiently?

I'm looking for a solution that I can get a feed from video projectors' VGA output to a media station (at this moment it is a mac) where I'm capturing camera feed and presentation from the speaker. ...
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Millisecond stopwatch for visual stereo video synchronization measurement [closed]

I am trying to get 2 video streams into sync at low cost. I would like to visually measure how good can I synchronize my cameras by pointing them to a millisecond capable stopwatch. Does anyone know ...
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ffmpeg libx264 not working

have Installed ffmpeg and x264 based on this post : http://stackoverflow.com/questions/9764740/unknown-encoder-libx264 no errors receved. but when i want to convert an input stream from mumudvb to a ...
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1answer
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Multi-Cam View Disappeared from Premiere CC

I'm relatively new to Premiere CC, and very new to multi-cam editing. Half an hour ago the "multi-camera" view disappeared. That's the view that shows my 2 camera angles, side by side, and one of them ...
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Reducing the size of content within a composition in After Effects

I'm having playback issues with a video I've rendered in After Effects. I need to adjust the composition and all the content to a smaller size. However, when I adjust the comp size the footage stays ...
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3answers
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Looking for an accurate Playback FPS from a video

I've made a 1080P video using After Effects, and after it has been rendered the playback is a bit stutter-y. Now I am fairly certain that this stuttering is a result of the computer struggling with ...
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Is there software that will let you cut a region from a video file to create a new video? [duplicate]

For example, I have a video that's X * Y in width and height. I would like to create a video from a static (non moving) subregion within that video. Is this a feature common to most editing suites, ...
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Working with Frame Rates & Slow Motion in Adobe Premiere

I'm a very new beginner to video editing, but I am trying to do the best job I can. I saw this tutorial about "slow-motion basic techniques": ...
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Which is better quality, a larger 480p video or a smaller 1080p video?

On the Internet, I sometimes see lower resolution videos that have a larger file size than a higher resolution version. Which of these should have a better apparent quality when displayed on a 50'' ...
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How to mask everything except eyes?

I have a video containing a single person facing the camera. I would like to black-out everything in this video except for a small rectangular box around the person's eyes. I'm sure there are many ...
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1answer
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GoPro Dual HERO 3D stereo system only compatible with HERO3+ Black Edition units?

I need to shoot stereo video in perfect sync. I realized that GoPro offers Dual HERO System but they only list compatibility for HERO3+ Black Edition units. So I assume the currently selling cheaper ...
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Full-Featured broadcast-level open source Video Editors? [duplicate]

I need edit SxS XDCAM footage for news, is there a full-Featured broadcast-level open source video editor? At last need unlinking different audio channels in timeline.
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Repeat a clip down entire timeline

Is there a better way to take a short video loop (in my case a video watermark) and duplicate it again and again down the full length of my sequence than my current workflow? Current Workflow Place ...
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What is a non-encoding lossless h.264 AVC editor? (other than avidemux which is buggy)

This is actually in reference to mp4 h264 avc shadowplay videos; I've tried avidemux but its buggy, and alternatively I like shotcut's interface but it doesn't have the specialized h264 in/out ...
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Help needed in choosing video production device for use with Matterhorn Capture Agent

In our institution we need to record every class hours and upload it to our Matterhorn server with schedule recording, so i need a good video capture card which need to support a fixed camera and ...
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iMovie Help: Transition still keeps the previous clips' audio

See where the cursor/line is? One of the cast members are still talking -- in the middle of a transition, how is that possible? Considering we see it END right before it fades to black? I have made it ...
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Good Intro Editor that can Join Audio+Video, and Present Two Frames Simultaneously

I am just beginning to put together some YouTube videos on Algebra tutorials (so I'm in front of a whiteboard, recording audio separately onto a portable recorder, and using a pretty low budget video ...
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Transcoding during ffmpeg overlay

My question is related to the technicality behind video overlaying. When a 3D object or an image is added to a video sequence as an overlay to render, does ffmpeg fully decode the original sequence to ...
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Poor Resolution Video “.MOV”

Yesterday, I'd been editing a film for work. I imported the footage from my camera and the clips looked perfectly fine. So I uploaded the clips to Google Drive and then downloaded on my computer and ...
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1answer
458 views

Low cost frame synchronized (genlocked) 3D stereo camera

I am trying to capture stereo video with 2 Microsoft LifeCam Studio USB webcams. Thus far, the best approach I've managed to come up with is my own tool written using OpenCV to capture video streams ...
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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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Each media segment file for MPEG-DASH is a full (.mp4) instead of fragment mp4 (.m4s)?

I'm wondering if I can just make every media segment files as a full MP4 file instead of fragmented MP4 for a DASH264-compliant player?
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VGA Splitter Switch?

I'm looking for switches that can take two VGA inputs, and an audio input from each, and switch between them to one VGA+audio output. Basically, I want to be able to go from one input to another ...
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Which PC software does live effects on video from a tethered camera?

Which software for Windows/Mac/Linux allow me to connect a DSLR (any DSLR brand is fine) and see in realtime (and record) the result of passing the live video feed through a filter?

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