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Setting timecode in Premiere Pro by using file creation date of clips

I have filmed a small rock concert with 4 cameras. One of the cameras was filming short sequences (about 3 mins Clips), then paused for a few minutes and than resumed. Now it is quite a lot of work ...
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146 views

ffmpeg drawtext clipping to a bounding box

I'm trying to create a transparent box with some text in it and then overlay that onto a (bigger) existing video. I know I can do the text directly over the video, but I need the text bounded inside ...
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2answers
54 views

Why does digital cinema focus on prime lenses?

Why do digital cinema cameras, e.g., BlackMagic, Canon C series, etc. focus on using prime lenses over zoom lenses? Bear in mind that by "zoom lenses" I am referring to lenses with variable focal ...
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1answer
82 views

Automatic Motion Detection in existing GoPro video files

I have quite some hours of footage stored on disc. It's all static video of a bird's nest. Is anybody aware of an application that makes it easy to automatically scan these files and to jump ahead to ...
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0answers
39 views

Marshall Video Cameras and BMD ATEM

I've been looking at some of the Marshall Video gear to be used with my BlackMagic ATEM TV Studio. I'm wondering if anyone else has used any of these? Specifically the CV550-CS/B ...
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2answers
43 views

How to convert 25p to ntsc dvd?

I need to build a ntsc dvd from a 25p movie. I've read about different solutions: Using twixtor to get ntsc framerate Using DGPulldown to flag it up to 29.97fps What is the most professional way ...
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0answers
5 views

How Can I Trim A CDNG

I have lots of CDNG files. I need to trim away most of the frames, leaving a small portion of each CDNG to use in edit/grading. Is there any app that will allow me to trim a CDNG without transcoding? ...
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1answer
35 views

How do I make titles look like they are in the room as an object?

I want the titles to look like they are actually there moving with other objects in the room
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1answer
161 views

Waving flag in After Effects from vector

Could anyone provide some insight on how to go about animating a vector flag (such as the one pictured below) to wave in the wind. Simultaneously, how could also animate what's "printed" on the flag ...
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1answer
479 views

How to downsample 4k to 1080p using ffmpeg while maintaining the quality?

I have some 4K 3840x2160 footage in MP4 format that I need to bring down to 1080p. I tried running ffmpeg -i orig.mp4 -vf scale=1920:1080 smaller.mp4 but the result is very poor quality, with ...
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2answers
54 views

Why does premiere perform so badly when it shouldn't?

In this screenshot you can see it using 20 gigs of ram, without using any gpu or cpu, while the render window being open for 5 minutes without any progress. Gpu cuda setting is enabled, 3 gigs are ...
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1answer
30 views

How long should the maximum length of an exr sequence be? [closed]

I'm wondering if there is a maximum length for an exr image sequence or an image sequence in general. In After Effects I'm having trouble to load long exr image sequences The Image sequence is ...
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1answer
60 views

Adobe Media Encoder 2014.2 Part of audio missing in mp4 AAC rendered files - cache problem?

Using Encoder 2014.2 for mp4 file encoding in 4 different resolutions 2 different HW systems - Windows 8.1 64, Intel i7, SSD, Nvidia GTX 780x2 SLI Configured Watched Folders with 4 different presets ...
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0answers
52 views

lift adobe premiere ram allocation limit?

I am working on my fight premiere video. I do have a really expensive high end computer. First I only used 16 gb of ram and when it would use the 16gb adobe would freeze and it would kind of get ...
2
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2answers
164 views

How to animate the outlines of text (After Effects)

Is there a method in After Effects of animating the outlines of text as seen in the example below?
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1answer
127 views

How to live feed video from a Nikon D3200 to a Mac?

I have a Nikon D3200 and I want to take pictures/record video from my mac, I mean use the nikon like a web cam or something, I use Final Cut Pro X and Adobe Premiere Pro for editing if that could ...
1
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1answer
32 views

How to change the pace of imported mov video clip in after effects

Sorry for noob question or a possible duplicate. We got a .mov inside a AE project. What we are trying to do is change the tempo of this so duration isn't 4 sec for example, but instead cause our ...
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1answer
22 views

How can I save the project for premiere cs 5.5?

I edited a project in Premiere CC and my client owns Premiere CS 5.5, how can I save the project file so he can use it too?
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1answer
31 views

How to import clips from one project into another in Adobe Premiere?

I have imported one project into another in Premier. After that I got all clips I had in old project visible in new one, at left. But I need only some of them. Unfortunately, when I am trying to ...
2
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2answers
29 views

Embedded Timed Text for closed-captioning? Is that possible?

I am going to be working on a video project that needs closed captioning. The requirement we got from the client says.... Closed Captioning Embedded Timed Text subtitle track (ISO/IEC 14496-17) ...
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0answers
13 views

A distortion in video file appear after move it from server to server

the scenario is : I have 2 storages I connected to them via network. the file named x.avi at server1 is ok . when I move it to my pc. a distortion appear in it some random colors appear suddenly and ...
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0answers
50 views

4k video in timeline not smooth on scrub + playback in Adobe Premiere Pro CS6

My PC specs: Intel i7 4790k Haswell 4Ghz CPU GTX970 GeForce GPU 4GB 1600 CUDA cores ASUS Hero Motherboard intel Z97 chipset 2x500 GB Samsung SSD 32 GB RAM 1600 MHz (28 gb dedicated to premiere) ...
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0answers
27 views

Producing and streaming to a local Network

i'm facing the challenge of creating a "TV-Show". To understand why i do this i will explain it in detail, but summarize it in the end, for the ones who just want to know what my problem is. LONG ...
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1answer
615 views

Faster deinterlacing with ffmpeg and yadif

We are using two-step encoding with ffmpeg to encode raw .mov files to multiple .mp4 encodings ready for streaming over the Internet. Some of the videos are interlaced and we are using yadif to ...
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0answers
9 views

Looking for a video player hardware that loops seamlessly

I'm looking for a video player hardware which loops videos seamlessly and is cheap. A possibility with a software for raspberry pie would be great.
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1answer
31 views

Looking for a Video Program/Feature that allows smooth frame-to-frame skipping (when moving progress bar)

Does anyone know of a program, or feature in VLC, that allows you to skip smoothly from frame to frame when dragging the progress bar? Right now, when I drag it in VLC, it jumps several frames.
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1answer
55 views

MXF files in Premiere Pro cs5 mac only playing/dispaying audio

Hi I'm having issues with my MXF files in Premiere Pro cs5. When I bring my mxf files into my project its only playing back audio, i can't even see video. It's like its only reading it as audio. If ...
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0answers
12 views

Synchronise in Premier Pro

Background: I've created a multi-cam sequence with three cameras in Adobe Premier Pro CC, which was working fine. I then came to add an additional camera, using CMD + Double Clicking on the Multicam ...
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3answers
79 views

Can I use h.264 codec inside .mp4 container for my website

I would like to use h.264 as the codec inside .mp4 container for my user uploaded videos for my website. But I saw somewhere that h.264 is non free. I am unsure whether I can use this technology or ...
1
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2answers
43 views

How to cut out pauses and unneeded places from video in Adobe Premiere?

I have a long video and wish to cut pauses and unneeded places from it. Currently I know how to select mark ins and mark outs Unfortunately, this does not allow to have multiple ins and outs in ...
3
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2answers
121 views

How to shoot a scene of someone riding a bike?

I'm shooting a short film and there is a scene I'd like to film where a guy is biking and the camera follows him through his bike ride. All I have to film on is a Sony a3000 camera, I don't own ...
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2answers
145 views

How to compress video size without losing quality or resolution? [closed]

I have video of 300 MB, and i want to reduce its size to maximum 150-200 MB, so how can i achieve it without losing quality or resolution, is there any free toll to achieving it?
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1answer
61 views

ffmpeg split file retains original length

I've losslessly extracted 30m from a ~1.5h long video using the following ffmpeg command: ffmpeg -ss 0 -t 00:30:00 -i in.mp4 -acodec copy -vcodec copy out.mp4 The split was successful and out.mp4 ...
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1answer
60 views

What is the best universal video format / extension so that it can be viewed on iPad and PCs

So, someone asked me this question today, and I am very curious about the answer. This person wants to put up a video on a website, and wants it to be viewable on both the iPad and on PCs. They don't ...
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0answers
109 views

Importing iphone slow mo footage into final cut pro

What's the best way to import slow-mo footage shot on an iPhone into FCP 7? It's shot at 120fps. I'd like to keep the slow-mo effect, and playback at 25fps.
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0answers
13 views

No change to mask when parent's source text size changes

I have two mask layers, each whose 'Parent' is a type layer. When I change the Scale of the type layer, the mask layer adjusts its size proportionately, but when I change the size of the type using ...
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1answer
64 views

Can I record directly to a computer with the HC-V250?

I'm considering purchase of the Panasonic HC-V250, but my primary use case is recording directly to a folder on my computer. (I do a lot of post-production editing, so I need all the files on my ...
1
vote
2answers
28 views

Matching audio levels across multiple clips

Let's say I have two video clips in Premiere Pro: a) A clip with people talking - sound is recorded a bit low b) A clip with people talking and a loud sound (eg. a gunshot) in the middle How do I ...
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0answers
21 views

Looking for advice on lighting my set

I have a bit of a crappy set for my Youtube stuff and, recently, I had a small windfall of sorts and was able to buy some lightbulbs and clamp lights. No, I couldn't buy a proper lighting kit, (it was ...
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2answers
60 views

What's the minimum software for reliably live-streaming a conference?

With a DSLR's HDMI-out feeding into a Mac, what's the minimum necessary software to do a live web broadcast from a conference? UStream is $99/month and up. YouTube has a live streaming service, but ...
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vote
2answers
53 views

Automatic motion blur in video editor?

Is there an alternative to the automatic motion blur in After Effects for Adobe Premiere, Sony Vegas or Final Cut? I use it mainly to sync text/image animations with sound cues, however After Effects ...
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votes
1answer
35 views

Is there any method to create an audio visualizer as seen in video below

So I've been looking for a certain effect to add to videos for my channel, and in doing so I can safely say that the internet is filled with useless and endless templates for simple audio ...
0
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0answers
76 views

Poor and low quality on import/render Adobe Premiere

I record a video step-by-step using Microsoft Expression Encoder 4, encode the file with 'Best Quality' preset, the result info in file its: ID : 2 Format ...
2
votes
1answer
41 views

Linux - looking for a way to produce analog effects for video

I am looking for a way to make analog video effects like those: You may want to turn the volume down a bit: ...
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4answers
137 views

Free video editing software

I'm looking for a free video editing application that works on windows that must have the following requirements: Must be able to take segments (cuts) of videos and add them together. Remove audio ...
0
votes
0answers
27 views

After Effects: Apply motion tracking to a scaled layer

After effects 10.5 (CS 5.5) I have two clips a layer with a smoke wisp curling up, much bigger than it will appear a layer with some slightly shaky footage of a broken machine just sitting there ...
1
vote
1answer
111 views

Output via Compressor comes with bad quality audio (no problem via Share of FCPX)

Synopsis I use Compressor to export my FCPX project to h264 .mp4 files. Playing the file I exported today, the audio quality was bad (sounds muffled). This problem appears only in the output via ...
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2answers
174 views

Sync up ffmpeg `rawvideo` recording and Audacity ALSA recording

I am attempting to transfer some Video 8 tapes to my computer with ffmpeg and Audacity. ffmpeg captures a rawvideo stream from an EasyCap dongle, and Audacity records from the line-in audio jack. ...
1
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1answer
73 views

Overlay a photo in Windows Movie Maker

How do you add a picture on top of a video in Windows Movie Maker? I only know how to add text on top of the video. I want to use an image to block a person's face in the video. How can I do that? ...
1
vote
1answer
253 views

Can I use FFMPEG in a commercial product [closed]

Not sure if I am correct posting my question here and I will of course delete this question if appropriate. I have a c# desktop app using FFMPEG I have a web service using FFMPEG. I sell both ...

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