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Reveal entire layer in after effects with mask partial overlap

I'm looking for a way to reveal my entire layer when a portion of my mask covers the layer. I have a composition with multiple individual layers, that I want to reveal with a set matte. However lets ...
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24 views

Focus in Video vs Focus in Image

This is kind of a weird question, but how does focus in video work? I understand how focus works for single, still images. And, I understand that a video is a sequence of images. However, unlike ...
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how to animate dots in sequence

I'm new to After Effects and wondering how that's possible to animate opening for this map so each dot appears individually? I know how to make the opening using the mask but it shows the edges while ...
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1answer
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Choosing a Video Camera

I am videoing myself giving instructions against a 10' x 10' green screen. I am about to purchase lights and now I need to select a video camera that will give me the best videos which will be put on ...
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84 views

Adobe After Effects -> Adobe Media Encoder: No Audio on export

My After Effects project has three layers. All are set to equal the duration of the mp3: When I preview the work area in After Effects, everything works fine, audio and video. When I render that ...
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36 views

Techniques for compressing a slideshow presentation video?

I often do QuickTime screen recordings of slideshow presentations (e.g. Keynote). These videos are 1080p 60fps and mostly text. They can go for minutes at a time with the same exact frame on-screen (...
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Create seamless loop of 1 second video

Noob to video editing using iMovie. Trying to seamless loop 1 second video of water. I am creating this personal landing page http://mfbx9da4.github.io/ As you can see the video jumps at the end of ...
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How to use a Lightroom look in DaVinci?

I do color grading for my projects with DaVinci Resolve and photo stuff with Lightroom. Now, my question is simple: Is it possible to use a look developed in Lightroom in Resolve?
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Automated rendering in after effects

I have a project with a temporary audio file. I use Soundkeys from Trapcode to create a visualizer. I need to render the project automatically and change the audio file to some other file every time, ...
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Compressing a large MP4 file that is on 2.30mins long

I have been sent a video that is only 2.30 mins long. But is a whopping 168mb, unfortunetely this has to be embedded into an app - so I need it as small as possible. I need to get the file size down ...
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Advice on lens for Glidecam

I was asked to video a wedding. Here are my lenses: 50mm f1.8, 10-18 f4.5-5.6, 18-135 f3.5‑5.6. Camera is a Canon 3ti. I'm thinking about renting a glidecam hd 1000, and my question is, will the 10-...
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Browser-based non-webrtc webcam capture

I have a small hobby project based on live streaming. My streaming server likes RTMP. Currently, the broadcasters use native solutions like OBS, ffmpeg or vlc for publishing webcam and mic input to my ...
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1answer
58 views

Quicktime rendering issue

I am trying to export my composition from AE CC but when I hit 'Render' nothing happens. In status is says 'Rendering' but this is not the case and the cursor looks like it's working but nothing is ...
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1answer
67 views

Imitate letters in text falling down as if under gravity AE

I have a tricky (seems to me) task: I need to make 3 layers of text lose their shape and fall down to the bottom of the screen like a heavy mass of letters, so that in the end all the letters lay ...
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1answer
61 views

ffmpeg concat with or without audio

I'm splitting and merging a single video clip using this ffmpeg command: -ss 0 -t 1 -i C:\source.mp4 -ss 3 -t 1 -i C:\source.mp4 -ss 6 -t 1 -i C:\source.mp4 -ss 9 -t 1 -i C:\source.mp4 -...
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1answer
27 views

Change the duration of multiple images vegas

I have 5 different video files on my timeline and I want to make every one of them to be only 5 seconds long. Basically squeeze each of them to be 5 seconds long each. I am using Vegas 13, but before ...
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57 views

How to automatically turn camera to follow speaker?

I record lots of user group events. Typically the output file is a composite of the slides and the speaker. This works if the speaker stands still, but quite often the speaker frantically oscillates ...
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2answers
80 views

Canon Vixia HF R600 - MP4 vs AVCHD

I just bought a Canon Vixia HF R600. It's giving me the option to save files as AVCHD or MP4. I will be importing them to my PC and editing them in Adobe Premiere CC. I'd heard that AVCHD has a ...
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How to prepare AVCHD on a PC for Mac use later?

I recently began a job in IT and part of my role involves recording at some company events. However, it isn't my role to edit the videos themselves. These files need to be handed off to a Mac user who ...
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Difference between 360 video's

I've noticed that 360 video's on youtube can be in two different formats: As one long video (example) As two long video's stacked on each other (example) Does anyone know how the format changes ...
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0answers
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where to get like 10 minutes of video footage with ads in it

I need like 10 minutes of footage with ads in it (ideally two sets of ads). Either sports or some recognizable broadcast footage. This if for an internal product demo. Where could I find this?
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Grid plugin / script - name escapes me

I used to have a great free plugin or script for automatically laying objects out on a specified grid in After Effects... For example, I want to place 18 squares on a 3 x 6 grid of a specified size. (...
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4answers
83 views

Advanced Low Cost Editing Software

I am looking for a cheap (not necessarily free) editing software. At the moment I have to work with Serif MoviePlus X6 but I find this too basic. I have a lot of knowledge of video editing but am ...
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is livestream producer hardware worth the price?

Hi I am looking to setup a video studio with 3 cameras and a switcher. I am looking at blackmagic micro studio cameras. On the switcher/DVR side I am interested in hearing people's opinions of the ...
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34 views

How to upload 1hr video to YouTube from fcpx

What is best way to upload longer (1hr plus) videos to youtube from fcpx. Currently my fcpx compresses a 1 hr video to 4.5GB and this takes 7000min to upload....
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Second a day video “counter”

I'm trying to edit my 1 Second a day type of video and I'm unsure how to put a date below which increases every second? The text would look something like this: "April 6 2016", then after a second ...
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Premiere Source Monitor Playback Frame Rate Mismatch

I've got two editors with Kona LHi cards that are having the same problem with source monitor playback. Play a clip that is 1080/29.97 and video playback is correct. Play a 720/59.94 clip and the ...
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1answer
30 views

Attach image to layer with tracking mask

I have a two layers. First is the an image (PNG) Second is a video And i want to "attach" first layer to region on the video and track that (just like mosaic effect with mask and tracking work). ...
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1answer
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Why does 8K have 16 times the pixels compared to 1080p?

Considering 2K = 1440p, has twice the pixels compared to 1080p, 4k has four times as many, why does 8k not follow this trend?
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1answer
36 views

How can I specify time for text titles in iMovie for iOS

I have iMovie on my iPhone 5S so my question is specifically for iMovie on iOS. I am trying to put together a video and want to add a text object to it. However, I want it to begin X seconds into the ...
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3answers
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Playing in time line stops when the bar touches the mark out point

Basically my questions is: what is this orange bar attached to the playing cursor and how can I remove it to make the cursor stop at the marker when I'm playing selection. Many thanks!
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Handbrake's Advanced tab settings for a conversion of a slide show video?

I want to convert a PowerPoint slide show video into another frame rate, for upload to facebook, as the ppt's original encodes are reproduced with heavy distortions on fb. The x264 conversions with ...
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0answers
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Motion capture and 3D model formats

I have a light background in CAD and modelling, and I want to use some virtual sets with motion capture. I'm trying to determine what program/platform my next 3D model should use if I want to work ...
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0answers
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How to fix a video screen recorder with 10fps

Video is looking like this with bs player, after effects, windows media player I have captured a photoshop tutorial about 45 min with camptasia screen recorder with settings fps: 10, compressor: ...
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1answer
78 views

Cropping a Video based on a motion track

I have some raw footage from a lacrosse game that I filmed and the coach told me to make a video for a collage about a player. Is there a way to crop a video relative to a motion track. I would want ...
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0answers
42 views

How can I remove the timer of the preview screen?

How can I remove timer from the lower center of the preview screen (circled in red) of adobe after effects?
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2answers
336 views

Thunderbolt 3 & eGPU viable for Video Processing?

I am pondering about getting a (new) notebook at some point. Apparently TB3 (officially) supports external GPU's now. The problem is that the speed of TB3 is still much lower than Pci-x... So I was ...
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2answers
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Why does HDMI out on my Canon 5D Mark III work with my TV but not my Lilliput monitor or BlackMagic Design Shuttle 2?

Facts as I observe them: I can use a mini-HDMI to HDMI cord to mirror my Canon 5D Mark III on my consumer Samsung television I can use a consumer HDMI device such as an Apple TV to power my Lilliput ...
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1answer
273 views

Convert variable input formats to black and white MP4

I am currently using an FFMPEG command like: ffmpeg -i input.mov -vf scale=1920:1080 output.mp4 to convert varying input format file to a fixed resolution MP4 output file. One final step I need is ...
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2answers
34 views

Softwares for GPU accelerated rendering

I'm a YouTuber and I spend quite a lot of time solely to render my video (editing is sparse, mainly cutting boring scenes to keep the highlights of the episode) that I believe could be accelerated ...
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1answer
41 views

After Effects: How do I achieve collapsing transform using nested CC Cylinder Effect?

I am just preparing for a new project where I am going to need a lot of cylinder-shapish layers reacting to my 3d moving camera. In order to have eveerything organised I am using precomps to nest ...
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2answers
93 views

YouTube message suggesting wrong compression settings (Wondershare Filmora)

I was wondering if anyone can help me? Whenever I uploaded a video to Youtube. I always get this message…(videos would upload faster if you have the right settings for your video). I think I doing the ...
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3answers
62 views

Missing video codec in Quicktime

I have a quicktime video recorded on a Atoms Shogun. When I tried to play the file it is only playing the audio and no video is coming up at all. Delving deeper, I found out that no codec for the ...
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0answers
36 views

What hardware and software do I need to live stream 360 video?

This would be for an event. So far I had this idea: Hardware: camera stand and mount a Ricoh Theta S, which is able to provide a fish eye view 360 stream while connected to a computer through USB. ...
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1answer
373 views

Dash live streaming

after a lot of googling and after I've read tons of forums, I'm still not able to do a live stream using my cam to another device. My system is made up by a server ( a windows laptop ), that capture ...
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4answers
53 views

Best low cost software for lightsaber effect on a macintosh?

I'm interested in creating lightsaber effects with a Macintosh on home videos with my children. What is the best low cost software for recreating this effect today? I don't have Adobe CC, and have no ...
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1answer
61 views

How to remove Tracker points from green screen footage

I have downloaded green screen footage that has tracker points with it. I have easily remove the green screen but I am unable to remove tracker points from it. I have google it, but unable to find ...
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1answer
32 views

How can I rotate a video by a few degrees?

I've taken a fairly tilted video and want to rotate it to be level, how can I do this? I'm open to any third-party apps but purely apple solutions are better. Thanks for you help!
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2answers
30 views

Unable to make HD videos in Premiere Pro

I'm not sure where else to go. I'm completely clueless about technology and video editing, so bear with me. I've been making videos of games I play using avi clips recorded by Fraps. I was using WMM,...
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Add an intro screen with YouTube Capture?

I have been watching a variety of videos on YouTube, the majority of which are being made with YouTube Capture (at least I'm pretty sure that's the case). I have played around with the app on a iPhone ...

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