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How do I do this Text animation in Sony Vegas (..or AE)?

Sometimes, when I have a look at music videos, I see lyric texts coming up. They are shaped in a rectangle, with different sized words. An example is this, which I made quickly. What is this effect ...
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How to make a project for compilation videos?

I am trying to create a project that will automatically convert videos to a compilation. Although not literally, but kinda. I want to create project that will hold effects, motion data in specified ...
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How can I have a music track fade to a low gain/volume while I talk over it with a second audio track in Adobe Premiere Pro CC?

I'd like to know how I can setup two audio tracks where the following happens: The first audio track (music) plays at full power/volume/gain. A second audio track (narration) causes the first audio ...
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Why is the alignment setting disabled on my Constant Power audio transition?

Can anyone tell me what would be causing me to not be able to set the Alignment property on a Constant Power audio transition? I'm not sure what other information is relevant for this question as I ...
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43 views

Adobe Premiere - how do I find a clip using a removed plugin?

Adobe Premiere: 5.5 I had a plugin, then I removed it Now my project complains about not having it I think this is from a clip or sequence using the plugin Questions: How do I find the clip or ...
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Animate a path from Adobe Illustrator in Adobe Premiere Pro

i am wondering if it is possible to animate a path (such as a christmas tree) i created in Illustrator in Premiere Pro? I was thinking about a glowing path which slowly goes around the scheme of the ...
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66 views

Convert resolution 4096x2304 to 3840x2160 keeping the quality the same

I have recently come into possession of a couple of 4k movies with a resolution of 4096x2304. Unfortunately my Samsung 4k TV wont play anything over 3840x2160. I have managed to re-encode the videos ...
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Using ffmpeg to cut videos with more precision than key frames allow

I'm trying to cut a video (a debate on TV) with ffmpeg without re-encoding, and I need to cut between 2 sentences a guy pronounce. I think the precise moment is between two keyframes, because whatever ...
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56 views

Predict file size of a Huffyuv codec video stream

I like to do many comparisons and check before picking a codec and selecting its settings. Settings with HuffYUV are few but more importantly I'm having trouble determining video file sizes. Given ...
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22 views

Adding annotation to existing video file

I an application demo video, I want to add annotations (Text notes, basic shapes etc) on already recorded video. Is there any free software available for that on Windows? I found some, but they work ...
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VLC Alternative for fine review media with possibly frames control and detailed codec informations

Some people around the web say that VLC is the cinderella of the video players, they say it make too much automatically picked video filters and conversions that not decode properly the media in the ...
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92 views

Do Premiere, After Effects and Adobe Media Encoder support huffyuv lossless codec?

Can the lossless HuffYUV codec be incorporated into the workflow of a VFX pipeline as an intermediate codec, given ample hard disk space? I read that since Premiere and After Effects are now 64-bit ...
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Transparent parts of image show up as black

Sometimes I insert an image (PNG) and the background remains transparent, as intended. Some other times I insert an image and the transparent background becomes black. This happens seemingly at ...
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22 views

Imported sequence from Premiere Pro CS6 missing shots once in AE CS6

I am importing a sequence from Premiere Pro into After Effects (by clicking on Import -> Premiere Pro), but there's a very annoying gap in A.E. where shots haven't been imported. Here's the Premiere ...
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39 views

How actually RTMP work

I'm not a video expert but what I understand about RTMP that it work in the following manner : Video Source -> MP4 Container -> FLV Container -> RTMP Container -> Propagate through internet -> RTMP ...
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What video formats/codecs should a video editing software aimed at beginners/semi-pros definitely support

I have a video editing software which current supports only MP4/H264 as the videos that can be imported into the system. I wanted to expand this and was investigating into the different popular ...
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How to add a “presenters name” graphic to camtasia that appears in from the right

Im trying to find the right search terms in google for this but im obviously getting it wrong because I cant find any help. What I want to do is have a graphic or animation that pops in on the lower ...
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29 views

Track Object in Premiere Pro / After Effects

This may be kind of a beginner question, but how do I track the position of an object inside a video and set another video's position accordingly, so that e.g. a circle will be shown on top of a ...
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Video and Telemetrics not in sync

I've recorded a video with Raspberry Pis Camera Module. On top of that I've recorded GPS data including the GPS Timestamp and made my own data file. Using Dashware I've tried to get the video and ...
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1answer
30 views

How to convert video to required codec?

I am trying to convert mp4 videos to match the codec requirement of Codec: XVID as per the attached picture. Can anyone advise how or what tool can be used? http://xomf.com/wkvgv Thanks
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How to export, then edit, finally replace individual clips in Premiere Pro?

I have a sequence, which has many clips on timeline - shorter and longer ones, from different (long) video source files. I'd like to export all these properly trimmed clips to individual uncompressed ...
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86 views

How to cut a single clip in a Sequence into multiple clips for use in multiple Sequences in Premiere Pro

I have a single clip of a multi-speaker conference in Premiere Pro CS6 that I need to split into individual clips of each speaker, so that I can make a timeline of each clip with the end goal of ...
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1answer
131 views

Record raw video with ffmpeg keeping the full color range

I want to do video captures with a video4linux2 device. The video data contains a lot of darker shades of grey. When I capture a single PNG file, everything is fine. Capturing with ffmpeg/avconf ...
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What kind of external microphone can I use with my Galaxy smartphone?

I'm feeling a bit stupid. I want to make video podcasts using my Samsung Galaxy S3 but of course the internal mic isn't much good. So i need an external mic. Can I use pretty much any ...
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79 views

how to convert mp4 to divx?

I have the following DVD player - http://www.lg.com/ae/video/lg-DP542 - and I want to convert my mp4 files into DivX as that is what my player supports. I tried VLC's converter and Handshake but had ...
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Show audio waveform in FCP video?

How can I show the audio waveform in a video similar to the one below? I'm using Final Cut Pro X on OS X 10.10 Yosemite.
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1answer
41 views

Rendered File with After Effects is very Huge

I'm trying to create a video with After Effects CC 2015. I'm really new in video creation and need to render this template project. It is 8 minutes long and 1440x1080 pixels. When I try to render it ...
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1answer
41 views

Is ok to post on youtube or vimeo custom resolution videos?

I'm having the need of post some screen capture content where some cropping is applied (eg: 850x620) and/or the original monitor resolution is not full hd 1920x1080 but could happen i have to use ...
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ffmpeg - Specify FC (center) instead of mono‏

I am trying to specify a single mono channel to be named 'Center' when viewed in Quicktime player, I know that technically specifying FC is mono, but in my user case I need it to actually be named ...
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1answer
34 views

Premiere Pro CC won't import exported image from Lightroom [duplicate]

I have a timelapse I shot on my Camera and developed the raw-images in Lightroom. Now I've exported them to a folder called, each file called like file_1.jpg, file_2.jpg, etc. Whenever I import one ...
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Is possible to use ffmpeg to capture directly a DSLR streaming via USB?

If i have an high end Canon or Nikon camera is possible to do what eos_movrec do but with a better quality? Could be useful to use this for streaming or recording purposes. And in case of something ...
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Home office studio setting to create Calculus videos - Lighting issues

I've been meaning to start creating professional looking Calculus videos for university students and my current setup is the following: I know what you are thinking, and you are absolutely right: ...
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26 views

in Premiere CC, how do you create a TALL rectangular mask?

I can create a rectangular mask in Premiere CC, and I can resize it. But how do I change just one dimension (make it more narrow) while keeping the corners at right angles? Dragging a corner point ...
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1answer
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Is 0.0036% time inaccuracy on a consumer-grade camcorder expected?

I did an experiment on our church's camcorder (Sony Handycam HDR-CX380) recently to test whether it was the source of a time inaccuracy between our video recordings and PC audio recordings of sermons ...
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1answer
53 views

Does using component cable help improve video quality? [closed]

I have a standard definition (SD) set top box which has three jacks for its output(Red,white,yellow). I recently bought a Sony TV which has WXGA (1280x800) resolution and 5 jacks for input which has ...
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33 views

Which graphic card to buy [closed]

I have decided to buy a new pc for short videos rendering in after effects. I dont have a big budget, it's around 1000$. This is the thing i thought to buy, but i'm not really sure about graphic ...
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18 views

Streaming 2 local and some remote players audio issue

I am trying to set up for streaming. Here is what i want to accomplish. I will be the only one streaming video and streaming from the same computer i am playing on. I have a mixer attached to my ...
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1answer
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How do I upload video but not have https:// [closed]

I am trying to put a video in a game. It requires a link, but the link cannot have HTTPS:// as the start. It needs the HTTP:// Is there a service that does this?
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1answer
81 views

ffmpeg: white padding is light grey but not white

I want to generate 16:9 thumbnails from videos with white padding but the resulting picture has grey padding instead of white. This is the command line (input here is a jpg but the effect is the same ...
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1answer
89 views

Old webcam recorded video not playing

I have this video (length 1-2 min) recorded on Dell webcam 3-4 years ago. It played smoothly at that time. Now when I play it, for first 40 seconds it plays well but after that video goes blank and ...
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Using h264 in loseless mode brings small unexpected results

I got curious on ffmpeg screen capture capabilities and started messing around with a simple realtime capture test in h264. ffmpeg -f dshow -i video="screen-capture-recorder" -video_size 1920x1080 ...
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1answer
93 views

Premiere failing to export long video “file does not exist” error

I'm trying to export a long (2h20m) video interview from Premiere CC 2015 on a mac for translation purposes. The source video is ProRes 422 mov files I'm adding timecode & source file name ...
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1answer
36 views

Looking for suggestions on workflow/equipment: daily production of short presentation videos

i am looking for any and all sort of suggestions on workflow and equipment, specifically camcorder choice. Case details: We are producing short videos every day. A person is standing in front ...
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Video not catching up with words. After upload on youtube

I just uploaded a lyric video but it seems that Its lagging behind. Like for example. the song "ABC", It will play "ABCDE," then "FGHIJ" will allready be sung next but its still on the words "ABCDE" ...
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1answer
25 views

Identifying source of audio drift between camcorder and recording PC

I'm recording our church's sermons using a standard consumer-grade camcorder (Handycam HDR-CX380). Depending on mixer circumstances (our church moves around a lot), I'll either run a line from our ...
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1answer
1k views

What CRF or settings I should choose for h265 in order to achieve a similiar quality of h264?

I'm doing some experiments with HEVC x265. I have a raw footage and the quality of details of h264 with same CRF setting looks better than h265. Shouldn't be the opposite? Maybe my setup isn't the ...
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175 views

Adobe Media Encoder keeps crashing on start up

I know this question has probably been asked a while but I have all ready followed all the other top answers to this problem. when I start Adobe Media Encoder I am presented with this message: The ...
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1answer
195 views

ffmpeg - specify channel layout flags

I have the below file which I am re-mapping the audio and trying to set the channel layout flags on a Quicktime Prores file, but can't seem to get it working. I can successfully re-map the audio (from ...
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1answer
21 views

How to inserty custom background or second plan footage using dynamic mask in After Effects?

I need to change the sign contents in the clip The problem is that in some parts gets "blocked" by walking in front of it Minions. How would you solve this challenge? Screenshots:
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38 views

Get rid of loud pops from audio

This is more related to audio than video so I apologize if I posted in the wrong forum. I've prerecorded some podcasts to listen on long drives/flights/trains and for the most part things have been ...

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