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1answer
32 views

What exactly do eggcrates do to light?

What exactly do eggcrates do to lighting? What is the benefit over adding an eggcrate to a diffuser?
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2answers
97 views

What software is used in Hollywood for special effects and video editing [closed]

I am totally new to this video stuff. What I want is to make a short amateur movie and make some visual special effects and maybe edit it. So I'd love to find some program I could play with and do ...
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0answers
23 views

CRF for 'visually lossless' for libx265 [duplicate]

The ffmpeg wiki page for H.264 states that: Consider 18 (CRF) to be visually lossless or nearly so: it should look the same or nearly the same as the input but it isn't technically lossless. ...
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0answers
7 views

How do I mount/secure a GoPro on a motorcycle helmet, and which settings are best for capturing video at night?

I just got a motorcycle and I have a GoPro Hero 3 I'd like to mount to my helmet. What's the best mount to achieve this sort of video?: https://youtu.be/QBJQUGvo5UI Also, what are the best settings ...
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0answers
15 views

After Effects Mask is cropping down resolution

I have two videos, from one I create a mask. In preview I have output fine. Preview: In RAM preview and render queue, output is weird: I am a beginner ,using After Effects CS6 trial. I have ...
1
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0answers
16 views

How to capture 4K screens?

I want to create videos for youtube, but because I am using a 4K screen it is very difficult to find a proper recording solution. My idea was to buy a card, that I can put into my computer that ...
0
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1answer
14 views

Avidemux - how to add my site's name to the beggining of the video

OK, I have Avidemux and I want to add my site's name, description, address and logo to the beginning of my videos. I made a PNG image with these items, and with the same resolution of my videos. But I ...
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2answers
19 views

After Effects: How do I add a Marker onto a layer?

how do I add a Marker onto a layer in case I have no numpad? Thanks in advance
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1answer
14 views

Combining Hdmi video with composite audii

I have a setup with a videocamera in a chapel and an audio amplifier. The output of the camera is HDMI. The output of the audio is composite (red and White). Next I have streamer with HDMI input that ...
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2answers
33 views

VHS to digital, flickering, lack of video and good sound

I'm trying to convert some VHS videos into digital. To do so, I got the VGB100 from August and connected it to the VHS player and to my computer. I've used two applications to capture video: ...
1
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1answer
26 views

Mask “shadow” showing up in the middle of the scene

Ok, I've got a question which is pretty hard to explain. I'm using Premiere Pro CC to produce a short movie. Here's a picture describing (or at least trying to) my set: "A" is the main track. "B" ...
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1answer
21 views

Configure FreeStyler to work with DMXking ultraDMX RDM Pro/Micro

I have a USB DMX product called DMXking ultraDMX RDM Pro (I've also tried the DMXking ultraDMX Micro, same issue) and I'm using the free software FreeStyler and trying to figure out how to get it to ...
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1answer
44 views

Why does editing a video by Adobe Premiere Pro more than once decreases its quality?

For example: On first edit, I decreased the speed of video and saved it. Then again I imported it and made some other changes, like brightness adjustment, and saved. When I check the final file, the ...
0
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1answer
21 views

How To Make an Advanced Loading Bar in Sony Vegas

Using Photoshop and Sony Vegas I Have Made a Simple Loading Bar and I Want To Upgrade it. Basically I Want To add a Spark animation To The Top of The Bar That Moves With it until it Loads Completely, ...
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1answer
15 views

Trying to reproduce a slow shutter speed effect using a gopro

Is there a way in post to simulate the effect of a slow shutterspeed shot that leaves trails behind bright things in the shot that are moving. I was thinking if I recorded something at a high frame ...
0
votes
1answer
34 views

What exactly does the video rendering quality option do in Sony Vegas Pro?

I have created a video with Sony Vegas Pro 8.5 with an intro that includes graphics, pan/crop events, and generated text. There is also a "lower third" banner right after it. What is odd to me is ...
3
votes
3answers
36 views

Graphics card and video codecs: are colors stored in a linear scale?

Is this saying correct ? The graphics card and most video codecs store colors in a linear scale.
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1answer
43 views

How do I change FPS in a sequence in Adobe Premiere Pro CS6

I imported some images for a LEGO stop motion but the animation is going too fast. When I change FPS to something smaller and export, the video is tiny. I'm not really sure what I do when I change ...
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1answer
166 views

How to limit file size with ffmpeg?

I want to encode a video, that has a length of 60 seconds, to a target or maximum size of 10 MB. There are two approaches I know of. One is explained in the FFMPEG-Wiki, and the other one I found in ...
1
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1answer
25 views

extracting keyframes from damaged video file

if I have a video file that is in .mov format, but the header has been overwritten, is there a way to scan the file to find the keyframes and somehow extract them?
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1answer
56 views

FFMPEG duplicates the first frame when encoding

Using ffprobe shows that both videos have the same framecount, still if I extract the frames as images the compressed one has an extra frame at the beginning (which is just the duplicated first ...
2
votes
1answer
29 views

Multiple Channels vs Playlists on YouTube [closed]

Is it better to have multiple YouTube channels, effectively targeting specific audience for wildly different topics but also spreading the total subscribers thin, or to have multiple playlists all on ...
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1answer
11 views

How to select multiple keyframes in Premiere?

I had accidentally created numerous wrong keyframes, trying to tune volume. Now I would like to delete them. Unfortunately, I can't select multiple keyframes by mouse: When I release mouse, all ...
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1answer
41 views

H.264 on analog camera

Years ago I bought Vitamin D Video software for videosurveillance, which doesn' support H.264, but only mpeg-4. Currently I'm using two cheap analog cameras (RCA, PAL) connected to pc through 1 usb ...
2
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1answer
23 views

How to show audio keyframes in Adobe Premiere CC?

How to show audio keyframes in Adobe Premiere CC? Show Audio Keyframes option is ON although I can't see any keyframes on the timeline. I am sure, keyframes are there, since volume controls change ...
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0answers
8 views

Video FX is included with the text - Sony Vegas Pro 13

Yes, I do have preset packs just in case it helps. I came across a certain problem, where upon adding text or legacy text, I'd find that a light flare (as shown below) would be there, with that text ...
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1answer
26 views

Attach a video to a static image?

Well, its not my area and i am a little bit scrappy with this. So we have this little device , that we want to show how a real human hand stick to some different places .(for example door,window,gate ...
0
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2answers
38 views

How to cut large video without video editing software (Windows)

I have a large video that I need only a small portion of online, and then I want to edit and cut out some parts inside that portion of video online. How do I accomplish that without any special ...
2
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1answer
42 views

ffmpeg trying to convert AVI to MP4 but not playing

I'm trying to convert a video file from AVI to MP4 but it doesn't seem to play, my code: exec("ffmpeg -i ".$video." -c:v libx264 -pix_fmt yuv420p -movflags faststart ".$withoutExt.".mp4") Even ...
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0answers
17 views

Why ffmpeg dcp playback behaving a different ways in mac and ubantu

I have a Mac desktop and a Linux Ubuntu setup. I have installed source code of ffmpeg with x264 and Libopenjpeg support in Linux. On the other hand I have installed homebrew version of ffmpeg with ...
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1answer
19 views

How can I create a video from an image sequence that is named with a date in the FFmpeg?

I am using FFmpeg I'd like to create an mp4 using an image sequence. But the images are not named sequentially, like 1, 2, 3, 4... Instead they are named with a time stamp in the form yyyy-mm-dd-mm. ...
0
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1answer
18 views

C4D - Nothing seems to fix this stupid black screen

I am having this ridiculous problem in Cinema 4D. I created a new project with NOTHING in it. Trying to render it gives me a black screen. I tried adding lights, infinite lights sky, turning off ...
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1answer
31 views

Premiere Pro CC export produces dark, muddied video

I've dug around numerous forums and have had no success finding a solution to my issue - .mp4 files color corrected in Premiere and exported in H.264 end up being unacceptably dark, the colors ...
0
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2answers
38 views

Can FFmpeg output time duration since the start of a job?

Is there a way for FFmpeg to output or log time duration since a particular job/process was started? I know that there are more or less complicated ways to display a progress bar which really seems ...
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1answer
59 views

How to add images at the end of an existing movie?

I'd like to add some images at the end of a mp4 file via ffmpeg: Any help would be greatly appreciated.
0
votes
1answer
26 views

Output is shaky after exporting an edit of several clips in Premiere Pro

I am quite new to video editing, and I am trying to make a clip out of different source footage: sources made from my DSLR are at 24FPS sources from my video camera are at 24.97FPS Other sources ...
0
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1answer
29 views

How can I record audio with the USB mic and record with the camera without having to sync them?

I want to start making some YouTube videos, but I want to work with what I have for the moment, to see how it goes and learn using them for a while. So I have a Behringer C1-U microphone and a ...
2
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1answer
15 views

Can I clean up Premiere Pro CS6 preview files like this?

I did a test with a small Premiere Pro CS6 project and discovered that for each change I made to an effect Premiere generated a completely new preview file and stored that alongside the old file ( ...
0
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1answer
52 views

Color is being processed strangely after uploading to YouTube

After uploading to YouTube, the green in my video is being processed with a weird tint (like a sea foam green). In the image below, I'm hoping for the blueish/green color on the left, but that color ...
0
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1answer
24 views

Automatically generate videos from template

I need to create a number of videos from a template - they will have an image background, and then 1-4 separate videos appearing over the top. Something like this: The catch - these videos will ...
0
votes
1answer
33 views

Mac video capture / recording at a resolution larger than, and aspect ratio different to, native display

Goal: I'd like to upscale a recording from a 1680 x 1050 (16:10 aspect ratio), 2010 Macbook Pro screen to 1920 x 1080 (16:9) for 'best-try' upload to a variety of target platforms (FB, YT, Vimeo etc). ...
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0answers
100 views

Convert fisheye videos to equirectangular videos

My goal is to quickly create equirectangular videos from full-frame fisheye videos with a given hfov. Panoramatools, especially mpremap allow that but it takes long for each single picture. Given that ...
3
votes
1answer
31 views

AfterEffects - Create floating objects

I want to create a floating objects when time freezes ... Zach king created a video that throw popcorn in the air , then time freeze and then camera moves around ... Search : 'Zachking Popcorn' then ...
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1answer
45 views

why does after effects export without audio?

I have made a simple 4 second long video in After Effects and exported it only to find that it had no audio. I tried changing the file type to .MOV and re-rendered it but now the file had audio but ...
0
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1answer
17 views

Lighting/Lens Tips for DSLR Noisy Video

Canon EOS SL1/100D using the kit lens 18-55 f/3.5 - 5.6 I am trying to film indoor videos using the DSLR as it's image quality for stills is so much better than anything else I own (iPhone, ...
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1answer
49 views

Easy way to take 1s clips from video every 60s and join them all together?

Pretty much what the title says: I have a couple of video files and would like to extract one second intervals every sixty seconds or so, i.e. extract the clips 00:59 - 01:00 01:59 - 02:00 etc. ...
2
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1answer
56 views

Using ffmpeg with avfoundation, capture_cursor and capture_mouse_clicks options are ignored

Situation: cash-strapped ivory tower visionary and ffmpeg newbie manacled to a 2nd hand 2010 Macbook Pro concealing a 'Black Screen of Death' NVIDIA GeForce GT 330M graphics chip. With the help of ...
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1answer
46 views

Loop and mix audio on video

I want to mix audio on a video. The video already has audio stream in it. I'm adding another one. The new audio I'm adding is shorter than the video. So, I want to loop it as long as the video lasts. ...
0
votes
1answer
29 views

how to measure bitrate of video over time

Given an encoded video file with non-constant bitrate, how would one analyze the bitrate over time? So far I found one old program that produces a bitrate plot, but none that can give the raw data of ...
4
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3answers
89 views

Is it possible to export a Video with transparent Background? (No Image Sequences!)

Is it possible to export a video file from After Effects with transparency? I don't want to export to an image sequence.

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