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After effects: masking not working in select compositions

Whenever I try to mask a clip or multiple clips in my main composition, the mask has no effect, neither does inverting the mask or any of the other mask modes provided. The same thing happens when I ...
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How do I set up a field recorder with camera/wireless monitoring?

This has to do with production sound. If you're a mixer, please help me, because I cannot wrap my head around this. I am a total newbie. Here's the scenario. Not working explicitly with this ...
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86 views

How to smooth out video

My video jumps when playing (and I know it has nothing to do with my harddrive, cause it does the same thing on my phone in the same spots), all through the video. Like every couple seconds it jumps, ...
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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 (...
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How to derive surface measurements from video

EDIT: It's possible I should have just asked whether any digital video format included per-frame metadata. As asoundmove did here: http://avp.stackexchange.com/questions/2982/d7000-hd-video-format-...
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How can I draw my own textures for my 3D objects?

As the title says; how can I draw my own textures using softwares like photoshop?
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Video Live Embed from external websites [closed]

I want to make a website where visitors can view webcams from the world. I want to make categories per countries, a map etc. The problem is that 90% of webcams i find on internet are .mjpg or .cgi. So,...
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Wedding Footage from beach - fixing over-exposure and colour balance?

Ok, so I just got married, and I had a friend video-tape the ceremony and reception for me. The camera was a Sony PMW-EX3, and I've imported the footage into Final Cut Pro X. The wedding was ...
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392 views

Forcing kdenlive to adapt its profile to the video clip

kdenlive starts with a profile for instance 1080*720/etc. Then I import a video clip. How to tell kdenlive to modify its profile to match the video clip? Modifying the profile manually by copy/...
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On-line and Off-line editing?

I am just wondering if anyone can shed any light on the subject of On/Off line editing, as I have been approached and asked before.. I understand this is type work flow for post production process ...
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1answer
412 views

What's the best way to set up a live webshow with multiple Skype video inputs?

I'm running a small weekly live webshow with an investor on the other side of the planet. We are using Google Hangouts on Air, but it's not really great. What is the best system to set up for ...
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1answer
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Looking for a DVD menu maker which works best with Sony Vegas

I am using Sony Vegas 12 to make a movie. I just want to make a DVD menu, something which has play , extra, etc. Which program should I use to do this and which one will work well with Sony Vegas?
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336 views

Help with the epiphan vga2usb frame grabber

I have been using the lowest level model of the Epiphan VGA2USB Frame Grabber to capture a video stream over vga. It is an okay piece of hardware. It is just very expensive for what it is and there ...
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1answer
330 views

how to improve quality while editing video captured through CamStudio?

I used CamStudio Ver. 2.00 to create a recording of a region of my screen. I want to add annotations to it, but when I import it in Movie Maker, the quality is significantly degraded. I tried ...
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2answers
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Application for Screen-casting for Macintosh

I need to make a Screen-cast. This is, I need to capture my screen and audio from my computer and then after be able to edit this video. Then I need an app for Macintosh. Since I just need to do ...
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1answer
361 views

Does Sony PMW-EX1R HDMI output contain audio?

I'm trying to get a Sony PMW-EX1R XDCAM to output HDMI for live streaming (using Teradek Vidiu). The picture looks fine, but it seems to lack audio. Is there a setting that I'm missing, or is it ...
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How can flicker from a slide projector be removed from existing video footage?

Previously it was asked how to prevent flicker when recording a presenter and a slide show simultaneously. I'm interested in how to correct pre-existing video where there are flickering slides. Here ...
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1answer
613 views

Update keyframe animations only every third frame in After Effects

I am new to After Effects and I have the following problem with an animation of mine: I have a walk cycle drawn for 8 frames per second. The composition has 24 frames per second, so each frame of the ...
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1answer
3k views

Origin of “desktop capture engine”

I'm trying to locate a desktop capture driver. I am using Flash Media Encoder 3.2 and had a device listed as "desktop capture engine" in my list of devices. Allowed me to stream my desktop. I had no ...
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1answer
58 views

Framerate wagon wheel effect

In this video a bouncing water droplet is filmed at what appears to be a very high framerate. However at 1:43 the narrator explains that he used the "wagon wheel effect" to achieve an apparent high ...
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Flagging noteworthy moments during lengthy video recording?

I work in a developmental psychology lab where it would be useful to have audio / video documentation of notable behavior and speech patterns. Sessions with subjects last for several hours, and ...
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1answer
164 views

Can two GoPro Hero3 cameras be made to capture the same frame from the same spot?

I just bought a Hero3 Silver camera, intending to check it out a bit before getting a second one for 3D. Checked it out, and apart from a malfunctioning time-lapse, liked it, made my second camera a ...
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2answers
302 views

Is it possible to use Canon G11 as Webcam?

I would like to use my Canon G11 as a webcam, and I thought this would be as simple as getting a video capture card to convert the composite video out of the camera into USB on the laptop. I have ...
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0answers
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Lossless Editing by Combining Clips with FFmpeg x264

My new Canon Vixia HF G30 video camera has an option to encode directly to 35 Mbit/sec Mp4 at 1080p60 and it does a nice job. I primarily use it to record my daughter's high school basketball games. ...
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4answers
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Audio randomly cuts out for remainder of clip - Adobe Premier Elements 11

I have a Sony Handycam HDR-XR260, and haven't had any trouble before the last two weeks. While editing, occasionally a clip's audio will suddenly disappear a few minutes in, and not return until the ...
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1answer
187 views

Is there still a reason to buy camcorders?

My main goals are family events. So I would like a nice zoom & 1080/60p and a a wifi connection would be nice too. and I am not comparing camcorders vs dslr (too bulky) only vs point & shoot. ...
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1answer
112 views

Finding a highest megapixel camera for PC [closed]

How can i have a PC camera/webcam that have high quality as a portable camera, like the Nikon D800 have 35 MP. I can't find a PC camera that have the same Megapixel ? Even the Microsoft Lifecam have ...
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1answer
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Which sequence settings in Adobe Premiere for a YouTube video

I have a series of photos 3840x2880 which I want to crop to make a 1080 timelapse video to be uploaded to YouTube. Which sequence setting in Adobe Premiere CS6 I should use for YouTube videos?
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How to batch process hundreds of videos?

I have hundreds of videos in storage I need to distribute online. I'd like to do the following for each clip: Add a pre-roll video Process the audio (audio leveling, generic hiss/noise reduction ...
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2answers
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Error FFMPEG when convert video to MP4 with baseline presset

I have this command in ffmpeg: ffmpeg -i '/var/www/sites/default/files/private/videos/original/reel para web en loop_2_2.mp4' -vf 'scale=640:480' -strict experimental -vco dec 'h264' -vpre 'libx264-...
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174 views

Which video editing software can create this style of title graphic?

I'm trying to find out what video editing program does this type of graphical layer to input title over video. Here are several videos edited with this same program but no reference of the video ...
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1answer
9k views

Use Canon T3i as a HD Webcam

I am looking to be able to use my Canon EOS Rebel T3i as a webcam on a computer, both Mac and Windows based. Some uses for this would be a HD live stream or the ability to record video directly to my ...
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2answers
296 views

Does animation make use of any Artificial Intelligence?

I have always wondered if the animation technology used in film-making uses AI to any extent.
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59 views

How do I communicate with post-production team? Need a list of effects and examples

I'm doing a short video and I am not from video editing background. Sometimes I want to show my post production team the effect I want but it's very difficult to say... Just look at [...] video. I ...
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1answer
390 views

Convert vfr mov file to cfr mov file

Adobe Premiere has problems with variable frame rate. If I import a MOV file from an iPhone for example than audio and video is not synchron. I found out that the problem is the variable frame rate. ...
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1answer
640 views

How can I accomplish smooth video playback with QLab 2?

My setup is the following: BlackMagic Television Studio MacBook Pro for controlling the BlackMagic TVS A video camera connected via SDI (stands in front of a blue screen) MacBook Pro with QLab 2.0 ...
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2answers
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How to change lightworks project frame rate?

I created a project with 60fps. Imported videos which are at 25fps (using eyeframe converter). Did all my editing, took me forever and exported the project. Again used eyeframe converter to get .mp4. ...
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1answer
2k views

I am not able to take video with my SD card

I purchased a Sandisk ultra with 64GB of memory for like 60$ but now it will not allow me to take videos. Why is this and is there any way to change it? When I display the info on the screen I can see ...
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2answers
272 views

How to start and record Flash video stream without recording the player taskbar

I want to record a Flash video stream from the web. This is the website in question: http://www.arte.tv/guide/de/plus7 The problem is that the video starts with a task bar over it and I have to move ...
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1answer
117 views

Light settings for indoor shoot - Sony dcr sx60

I have a Sony Handy Cam (sony dcr sx60) and no tripod with me. I have to make an indoor video shoot (I am a beginner and it is a test shoot). The subject will not be moving and it could be a ...
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1answer
1k views

Subtitle SubRip (*.srt) Positioning

I like SubRib (*.srt) subtitle positioning, as shown below: 28 00:02:25,016 --> 00:02:27,393 {\pos(200,250)}- <i>Naw</i>, you're fired. - What? But that makes me wonder is whether this ...
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1answer
228 views

What do I need to learn in order to repair an ogv or ogg video that is defective? Where to start?

I recorded a video chat session with recordmydesktop in linux, but it is somehow defective. I give more details in a (big) footnote down here. I badly need to repair and play that video. Please put ...
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2answers
90 views

Which video editing software is best compatible with RTL languages?

I have to do some editing and add right to left text over a video, from past experience I've learned that some programs dont handle well RTL text, so if you can recommend from your experience about ...
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1answer
210 views

How to merge video stream and two Stereo audio streams in 5.1 with a terminal command?

What I want as result: a video with the English stream on the front lineout of my soundcard and a German audio stream on the rear lineout of my soundcard. So far, I extracted the streams with: ...
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1answer
65 views

Clear and informative tutorial on video file formats

...I think I will want to make a tutorial that covers video file formats, and their relationship to video codecs. There seems to always be a lot of confusion around these topics for emerging media ...
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1answer
635 views

Creating stereoscopic video from two video files

I've got two video files, each created with ffmpeg from a series of JPEG images, which I've obtained from rendering with a stereo camera in Maya. I would like to somehow merge together these videos ...
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1answer
255 views

`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 MediaInfo,...
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2answers
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Format of imported video files in Adobe Premiere

What is the format of newly imported file into the Adobe Premiere project? Evenmore, will the video be lossy encoded?
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0answers
57 views

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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