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Create quickly alternating clips in Premiere Pro

I'm putting together a scene with music that has a steady beat, and then the tempo increases to the point where the beat is far more rapid. I'd like to alternate between video clips on every beat. I ...
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Special effect in videos and gifs

I'm looking for a program but since I don't really know how these kind of effects are called, it is hard to search for it, so I hope someone here can give me some pointers. I want to create animated ...
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2answers
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Simple, easy to configure streaming server for linux - just transcode & stream

After spending a few hours setting up and configuring PlexMediaServer, I realized that it looks awesome for home use, but has some impediments for serving up content to the public at large. I have ...
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0answers
137 views

How to create a video sequence made up of random frames in Final Cut Pro 7?

I am editing a music video in Final Cut Pro 7. I would like to create a random frame sequence, a flashing-frame effect to insert into the video. Any ideas on how to create it?
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1answer
196 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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2answers
1k 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
189 views

How should we back-up our media files for our production studio

We've had a video production studio for about 6 months, and we're revisiting how we should back-up/archive our client files and in general what our workflow should be with about a 8K limit on hardware....
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1answer
2k views

Invalid timebase converting videos from Galaxy S3

I have a video that I recorded on my phone and would like to flip horizontally. I am using the following command: avconv -i 20131117_220136.mp4 -vf "hflip" 20131117_220136.flipped.mp4 I get the ...
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2answers
118 views

After Effects - Make one frame brighter

I am using the CC version. I am making a gunshot composition and I need to have a specific frame brighter. What should I do? Remember , there shall be only one frame , not all the clip with ...
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6answers
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How do I turn audio into video (that is, show the waveforms in a video)?

I have to create a video. Part of it involves "showing" a radio interview. Rather than just having a black screen and listening to the audio, I'd like to have a varying waveform on the screen and a ...
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1answer
17 views

Premiere Pro - How to make a slideshow/compilation

I have a bunch of videos and pictures. I want to make a compilation with them. I just don't want it to be worse than movie maker. I am looking for these moving effects that you can play while the ...
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1answer
210 views

Premiere Pro - How to make a slideshow/compilation

I have a bunch of videos and pictures. I want to make a compilation with them. I just don't want it to be worse than movie maker. I am looking for these moving effects that you can play while the ...
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2answers
497 views

320 kbps MP3 -> laptop sound card -> studio headphones = what is the bottleneck? [closed]

I am usually listening to a) 320 kbps MP3 b) Spotify over WiFi on my c) Samsung Galaxy S4 d) HP laptop with internal sound card (I can't even google what card is there) over Sony Mdr-V6 ...
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2answers
61 views

Technique: remove background by combining two images?

I have two videos - both are on a tripod, so they are locked in place. First video has an empty background (no people or objects), the second video has a person walking through the scene. Is there a ...
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1answer
55 views

Beginner: what software to combine 2 videos of a dance show

I would like to make a film of our dance show from 2 videos which were shot of it, keeping 1 audio track and the movement synched to the audio. Can anyone tell me what software can do this as easily ...
2
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1answer
959 views

After Effects - Making a compilation

I have been practicing with Adobe After Effects for quite a while. I've created some effects like gunshots, intros and such. I now want to learn how to combine many videos together, and with ...
2
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1answer
490 views

Best way to get synced audio from multi-cam Premiere project into Audition and back

I have a Premiere Pro project with a multicam sequence, shot with two cameras, A and B, on HDV. The total is about 1:16 long. I have two clips from each camera - A1 and A2, B1 and B2, and after A1 ...
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2answers
151 views

Is it possible to wirelessly transmit 1920x1080 32-bit color 30fps video through VGA from laptop to HDTV?

Is it electrically possible to transmit a 1920x1080 32-bit color image at 30 frames per seconds just being powered off of a laptop's USB2 port? I am looking for technical information regarding power ...
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1answer
2k views

Windows Software to record from Webcam & Screen

I'm looking for software which can simultaneously record video from my computer's web cam at the same time as recording the content displayed on screen. More Detailed Requirements Run on Windows 7 ...
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2answers
979 views

Why is there a ā€œ2Dā€ disc in every Blu-Ray 3D package?

Wikipedia says: MPEG4-MVC compresses both left and right eye views with a typical 50% overhead compared to equivalent 2D content, and can provide full 1080p resolution backward compatibility with ...
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4answers
923 views

Why isn't ffmpeg used in movie production or broadcasting tool chains?

Is the assumption in the title true? What is preventing the use of ffmpeg when producing a movie or broadcast quality material? Are there any prominent or well known users of ffmpeg? What is used ...
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2answers
453 views

How to position spheres that are created with the CC Ball action?

I'm using the CC Ball action to make some spheres to illustrate a chemical reaction. When I make the balls, the circle to move it is thrown to the left, and the actual sphere is to the right. I ...
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1answer
373 views

Using a parameter file for filter option of libav (or ffmpeg)

Good time of the day, I have heard that such a feature exists, but i've lost the reference and have been unable to find it now. I am looking for a way to use the file as the input for all the fileter ...
2
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1answer
97 views

Video too dark on PAL TV

I have videos recorded with Canon EOS and rendered with Sony Vegas. No color correction whatsoever. Although the rendered video looks great on any computer screen, the dark areas are always too dark ...
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1answer
407 views

Youtube Video Resolution Problem [closed]

I also posted this question in stack exchange for web applications (http://webapps.stackexchange.com/questions/52579/youtube-video-resolution-problem) I recently uploaded three ~30 second .mp4 files ...
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1answer
302 views

Preventing audio clipping on inexpensive lapel mics

I'm doing some video work on a budget, so I followed a suggestion I found online for audio to combine an inexpensive lavalier mic with a portable voice recorder. In my case, I chose the Olympus ME-15 ...
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2answers
8k views

How to fix Sony Vegas 12.0 blank screen render?

I've got video recorded from my phone and I use Vegas to edit them, when I play the video back in VLC player the video orientation is ok, but when I import into Sony Vegas and it asks if I want to set ...
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1answer
709 views

LifeSize DVI Input from multiple devices with in-line scaler

We have a number of meeting rooms that were equipped with an AV cabinet and projector each. There's a local PC and input for mobile devces at the meeting table. All of the cable runs are HDMI (those ...
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1answer
2k views

What to do with a VMP video file

I recieved a VMP video file to convert to avi or mpeg or something. I searched the web but I cannot find any association with this file. Can anyone help? Which program does this file come from? What ...
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votes
1answer
235 views

Near natural lighting with softbox wattage between 2400 to 2700?

I record video with a large window as a softbox during the day, but I want to record during the night keeping those nice ambient shadows and even lighting. I'm planing to buy a 3 piece softbox kit. I ...
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4answers
163 views

Using a Nikon D5100 or Sony SR68 to shoot video of an event

I've been asked, on a very short time schedule, to shoot video at a party on behalf of someone too ill to attend. In my custody are my Nikon D5100 and a Sony Handycam DCR-SR68. I am not experienced ...
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1answer
238 views

Small Kitchen studio setup

I have a small apartment kitchen that I'd like to be able to convert (at will) into a small studio. The idea is to capture myself cooking. I'd like your thoughts on the type of cameras to purchase, ...
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0answers
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What are the steps to apply filters to all my video clips in Corel Videostudio?

I am able to drop each each filter to each of the clip. But when I try - Select all clips - Drop a filter to the selections, it does not work as expected. Instead the filter gets applied only to ...
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3answers
257 views

Is there a way to burn video on dvd and set “expire time” of it to be watched?

I'd like to ask if there is an possibility to make a dvd-disk that would read from dvd-player clock and compare it to "expiry" data on dvd disk itself. If the date is after "expiry" date then dvd ...
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2answers
585 views

Techniques and technologies for synchronizing multiple audio and video streams

I'm hoping to produce an amateur movie. I may be renting some equipment: (professional camera, microphone and digital recorder) but I hope to primarily use my own equipment: camera phones, ...
0
votes
1answer
17 views

Color autocorrected on my Canon G10 in the middle of filming, any tips for editing in post?

I was filming a music recital when the color autocorrected on my canon g10. I am new at all of this, but I recently bought final cut pro x and I was wondering if anybody could point me in the right ...
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votes
2answers
85 views

Why are Bink compressed videos striped?

If you've ever seen a Bink compressed color video, chances are it was striped and each second stripe was much brighter than the first. They went like this: bright-dim-bright-dim. Was it some kind of ...
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2answers
38 views

Software recommendation for creating videos for demoing research results

I wish to create a video that demonstrates my research results, which comprise of images (graphs, tables, visualisations, etc), image sequences and videos. An example video which achieves what I am ...
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1answer
369 views

Ken Burns Effect. - Software Recommendations

I am using Windows 7 and trying to find a right application to get advanced features of the "[Ken Burns effect]", like pan and zoom. Unfortunately Photostory version in Windows 7 is not able to get ...
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2answers
267 views

Adobe Premiere - Razor Tool screws up clip

I'm trying out video editing for the first time and basicly I just want to cut a part of my video. So I take Razor tool and click on these two blue lines I've drawn with MS Paint: And now my clip ...
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vote
2answers
958 views

Blur out an irregular shaped section of the frame using Sony Vegas Studio

I have a video in which a person is speaking something. He is right in the middle of the frame. I want to blur out all of his surroundings like you have when you shoot a photograph or a video with a ...
2
votes
1answer
51 views

Wavy 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 ...
0
votes
1answer
314 views

How to Create Fire Light like Ligthing in After Effects

I am interested in creating a fire light kind of effect for a footage. We have a 2d animation composition, and want to add a fire lighting to the scene. Think of a wall when lighted with a campfire or ...
3
votes
1answer
53 views

Is it possible to have an image be picture-in-picture and just tell FCPX to keep it at its original size?

By default, when I drop an image into the timeline, it fills the full width of the video. Which I don't want. Is it possible to say, "adjust yourself to your actual size"? And if so, how?
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3answers
422 views

Constant streaming to a web server

I have developed a desktop application that records motion from any video source - ie ip Camera, web cam (etc). These motion 'clips' timestamps are uploaded to my server. The Web user can log in and ...
3
votes
1answer
80 views

Why do some camcorders record in 1080i?

Why do some camcorders record in 1080i? Does it have any technical or visual advantages over 1080p? Let's suppose that all media players and TVs which can handle 1080i can also handle 1080p. Is there ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Canon XF100 live stream — additional hardware needed

Question: How to get the XF100 to live-feed into a laptop for streaming? Details: I currently have a Canon XF100 HD video camera, and I need to use it for live streaming of some upcoming events. I ...
0
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1answer
33 views

Vinyl converter spins 35.3 RPM — How to correct?

My new "Numark PT-01 USB" turntable/vinyl converter actually spins 35.3 RPM instead of 33.3. Notes sound slightly sharp. Is there a good software to fix this?
2
votes
2answers
59 views

What software is used to produce this video?

Any suggestions for the software used to make this video? http://vimeo.com/65571323 The drawings can be made in illustrator, but I can't figure out how to animate it.
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2answers
3k views

How to correct aspect ratio

I have a movie in AVI format from a toy helicopter that reports an corrupt or missing index but still plays in VLC very wide and short. When I click Video -> Aspect Ratio -> 4:3 the file plays as it ...

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