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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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Typical size of one hour long mp4 video

What is the typical size of a mp4 video, size 1280x720 encoded by ffmpeg libx264, and lasts for one hour? Currently my file is around 700Mb, is it too much?
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Searching for video converter that maintains folder structure

I'm searching for video converter software that maintains folder structure. I have a lot of videos that stored to their respective folder. What I want is that I can convert the entire folder and ...
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Stream from a windows desktop to multiple TVs/apartments on a separate channel

How can I stream from my windows 7 desktop to TVs in multiple apartments in my building on a dedicated cable channel. Is it possible? If so, how can I go about it? The stream must play if someone ...
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44 views

component to vga cable not giving video

I bought these composite to vga cables to go from the YPbPr ports on these dvd players to a "standard" lcd monitor's vga port. Unfortunately, they don't work. The best results I can get are green ...
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722 views

How do I animate an image based on relative position in after effects?

When I add text to an after effects project there's an "animate" triangle I can click which lets me animate the position of the text from 0.0, 0.0. This is great because if I duplicate that layer and ...
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Picture in picture for my face while recording video games

What (or how) can I insert a box with a visual of my face while I am recording the game I'm playing? I currently use Hypercam but there is no option for this game/reality split screen.
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366 views

Is there a text effect for Sony Vegas Movie Studio for light reflecting off metal?

I found a picture to illustrate the effect I would like to have. http://www.bugei.com/scart/public/database/repository/images_import/peace/habuchi.jpg Does anyone know of text effect for this, or ...
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967 views

Why is Adobe Premiere Pro / Adobe Media Encoder freezing my computer when rendering?

This is happening when rendering lasts longer than ~20-30 mins. I've tried checking the temperatures, they are holding steady at a maximum of 45 Celsius (on both CPU and GPU). Freezes computer ...
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117 views

Where does the 'extra' data come from when transcoding video?

This is something I've never quite understood, but have always wondered. Forgive my basic knowledge here, but I've tried to research this without a specific answer as to what is going on. When I ...
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How does graphics card's memory affect video rendering performance?

So, I'm asking that, since I've got a GTX650Ti 1 GB graphics, and it takes 5 minutes to render a simple 1 minute video with minimum effects. Is it normal? I've tried it both with Sony Vegas and Adobe ...
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1answer
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Where can I get Rapid?

I was watching this video by CorridorDigital and I heard them mention Rapid. I can't find it on Google. Could someone link me to it.
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How to make this vector animation?

I would like to make a demonstration animation like this... As I am really ignorant about animation making, I even don't know how to describe it. I think this is ...
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4answers
1k views

Minimal working frame rate for H264 codec

When making a video from single image files whereas each image file should be visible for about one second, it does make sense to encode a video with an extremely low frame rate such as 1 frame per ...
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184 views

Sync audio and video, equipment?

I need some help or tips in the area of video and audio sync. Think a music videoclip, where the audio is recorded independently to create a master audio track and then the video will follow along. ...
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1answer
99 views

Creating a particle system explosion without a collision

I have recently discovered a tutorial about 3DS Max on Youtube that explains (in one of its parts) the creation of an explosion with a PF Source. I am trying to create the same explosion but for a ...
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7k views

Export video has different resolution Adobe Premier Pro

I try to export video in Adobe Premier Pro CS5 but it export the video using another resolution. So for example the original video (.mov) has resolution 1920x1080, but exported video has resolution ...
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2answers
360 views

Adobe Premier CS6 'Unable to open file' coming from Cineform

I just transformed a MP4 file coming from my GoPro into a MOV file using CineForm studio. It works great in MAC. However, when doing the same on Windows, and transforming from MP4 to AVI, when trying ...
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Do I need to convert 60fps to 30fps so it will be reproducible?

I just bought a GoPro Hero 3 Black Edition. I have been testing out two modes: 1080p at 30fps and 720p at 60fps. I have noticed that when reproducing the videos with 720p at 60fps they are not ...
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1answer
2k views

Is HDMI 1.4 backwards compatible with 1.3?

I'm installing a Hitachi MS-1 switcher, and it's HDMI output works fine with an HDMI v1.3 cable, but not with a cable v1.4. I've tested the v1.4 cable on a different output device (DVD player) and it ...
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2answers
319 views

Cannot render 16:9 video for youtube

I downloaded this YT video, and want to make it 16:9 in Vegas 10 pro. Here is my file settings: Template - HD 1080 24p (1920x1080, 29.970 fps) Frame rate - 29.970(NTSC) Field order - None (...
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2answers
170 views

Term for upcoming TV summaries (broadcast design)

Television broadcasters show short "outlooks" or "summaries" of the upcoming program, often right after the advertisement (w/ or w/o the Digital on-screen graphic). What's the term for this short ...
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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
68 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
55 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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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
69 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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1k 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
115 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
140 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
1k 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
492 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
5k 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
2k 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
97 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
150 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
380 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
1k 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
557 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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79 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
1k 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
47 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 ...
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1answer
152 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 there,...
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1answer
239 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 encoder/...
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1answer
602 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
824 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
347 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
49 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
3k 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
568 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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