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Alteration after recording. Cutting, moving, or otherwise adjusting the various aspects of video.

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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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What free video editing software is capable of moving/rotating a sprite atop video?

Can anyone please advise: I'm looking for a recommendation on free video editing software that can: Overlay a sprite (static image with transparency, e.g. .gif) atop a video, Move and rotate the ...
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Do you use OpenEXR file format during making your video production? In the field of VFX [closed]

Do you use OpenEXR file format during making your video production? In the field of VFX.
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Ffmpeg gui tool to apply filters

Are there any GUI applications (linux or windows) that allow you to apply ffpmeg filters to a video and observe the changes in a preview in real time?
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FCPX is getting stuck all the time

I have a MBP 13” with a 1.4 GHz quad core i5 prosesor and 16 GB of ram. All the footage Including the project is on a external usb stick with usb 3. When I am editing a simple video clip, not in 4K, ...
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Overlay an Image onto a resized video. FFMPEG

I have an image which is a frame of 1024×1024 resolution which is half empty or transparent... I have various number of videos of different resolutions and I want to scale them to the empty space ...
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Use ffmpeg to create a split screen video out of 5 videos- 4 videos in landscape one in portrait

I'm trying to create a series of split screen videos for students to work on remotely using ffmpeg. I need to create an ffmpeg split screen "template" for 5 videos, 1 in portrait and the other 4 in ...
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Fast subtitle workflow in Sony Vegas?

In Vegas is quite time consuming having to insert text using only visual cues, for example: Inserting new text media requires to choose presets instead of having a default style on the go. No ...
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Tipps on streamlining my recording and editing process

So i was having problems with editing videos and got some good tips here. For more Context: Original question and it got me thinking on maybe streamlining my process a bit, maybe i can get some ...
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Render failed - Davinci Resolve 16

I have a problem with exporting an old timeline from Resolve. In 15 it worked fine, but I did some changes in an old composition and want to export the updated version. Error message says: Render ...
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Combine multiple videos as separate streams in one mkv file

So I have multiple videos of the same scenery from different angles. These are stored as separate files. Can I combine these as multiple video streams within one file? For example I know this is ...
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How to remove background from video without using green screen

I've started work at a company doing video work and trying to create videos that are consistent with their previous videos. However, the more I look at the previous videos, the less I'm sure about ...
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How to include guitar tabs from guitar pro in video?

Guitar Pro is a software that is used to write and play back guitar tabs (or any music notation for that matter). Similiar to the video below, I want to overlay the tabs played in guitar pro to a ...
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Automated, script and template based video editing

Basic idea - I have a lot of .mp3's that I want to turn into video which would contain static background image and audio visualizer. While it's easy to do this by hand, It would take a lot of time (...
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How to programmatically personalize video? [closed]

this article shows an impressive implementation of how to programmatically personalize video. "Everybody received their ‘own’ version of the video." How would I realize a similar solution? Which ...
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Shooting in 4:3 Aspect Ratio

I'm a filmmaking student planning to shoot a shortfilm, I want to give it a special visual style that's why I will try to shoot it as if it were square aspect ratio, the problem is, since it's an ...
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Final Cut Pro X Sharing to DVD 66% error? Slideshow compression?

I created a Slideshow in Final Cut Pro X. I need to burn a DVD, I need to upload to YOUTUBE and I need to put on a jump drive. I can export to Master File, however when I try to burn to DVD it only ...
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Editing Daniel2 Cinegy out of pendrive USB3, possible?

Does a USB3.0 pen/thumb drive have enough speed to handle editing in Premiere Pro Daniel2 codecs ?
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Help with composition of a movie shot - direction of character's eyes

I am making an animated short and I need help to decide the right direction of the character's gaze. On the image - The uppermost shot is the preceding frame - the Red is standing over Blue, and ...
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Editing text in Premiere Pro

I have a project in Premier Pro. I added lot of text and clips to my timeline and when I have returned to it the next day I can't seem to find a way to edit the text anymore, all I am seeing is ...
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How to use chroma key to replace design of complex object?

For an upcoming shoot I need to create a classroom set, but I don't have access to the school tables I need to create the desired effect; instead, I was thinking about filming with simply IKEA tables ...
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How to use editing to illustrate a (metaphorical and physical) transformation of a dancer character?

I'm editing a music video for a band. The concept revolves around an injured circus dancer that tries to overcome her disability. At one point in video the dancer undergoes a transformation from her ...
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How to correct tbn for files with ffmpeg?

I have the following files (all .mp4). Whenever I want to concatenate them, the timestamps apparently get broken. Is there a way to correct those files with transcoding?
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How can I remove a crowd of people from a scene while keeping one person in the shot

I'm trying to film in a city with one person being the focus point, and the goal is to make the city look deserted. If the city is always busy and full of people, is there a way for me to remove the ...
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Why my workstation PC is rendering too slow on Adobe Premiere Pro CC 2019?

I'm wondering why my desktop workstation render too slow the video on Adobe Premiere Pro CC 2019. I tried to edit (cut, music, simple graphics) video of 15 minutes. But when it renders, it takes more ...
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Program that uses grayscale images to make transitions

I remember some old video editing programs used a grayscale image to be used as a transition pattern. Basically what they did was using the different levels of a grayscale image as a step for the ...
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Does Adobe media encoder work if you have the cracked version of Adobe After Effects? [closed]

My friend has the cracked version, but for some reason, he cannot link his media encoder to his after effects software. How can he fix this issue?
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Vegas Pro 15.0 Fade In/Out

Hi everyone! Unfortunately, I have no idea how to search for a solution so I will try to explain what my problem is. For some reason, on some video, I cannot add fade in/out, because it is overlapped ...
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Sharpen DV footage after upscale to HDV

I have some DV footage that I'm using in an HDV sequence and have upscaled it to mach the resolution of the HDV footage (1080i), what's the best way to get rid of the resulting blurriness? I'm using ...
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How can I render a 720x480 clip to playback from YouTube in 1080p?

I'm working on Sony Vegas Pro 14 and I'm editing AMV. The anime clip's resolution that I'm editing is 720x480 - I saw the same clip edited on YouTube and on the settings it was showing that I can ...
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Appear and disappear effect with camera movement

I was watching a Lil Skies music video produced by Cole Bennett and noticed an effect. It had Lil Skies singing in front of a car, and he would vanish and the car would also vanish and reappear at ...
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How can I ensure that DaVinci Resolve will detect and/or load my .mp4 / .avi files?

New user of DaVinci Resolve, explain-like-I'm-five. =) Have installed and followed instructions for setting up Resolve 12 on my Windows 7 16gb ram computers with GeForce 760 gpu. Initially, Resolve ...
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Can you losslessly ediit H264 at the GOP level?

My scenario is this: I have a few .mp4 files containing H264 video with AAC audio. Each file was encoded from a DVR source. There are a few frames too many at both the beginning and end of the file (...
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Getting extra blank minutes at the end of the video

My editing area looks like this: For some reason when I export I get about 2 minutes of extra black screen at the end of my movie. I tried adding in and out markers but I haven't been able to fix ...
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ffmpeg fast accurate cut

I want to cut a part of Video file without re-encoding whole video. This is the method came to my mind: first.mp4: ffmpeg -i in.mp4 -ss start_cut -t start_to_a first.mp4 last.mp4: ffmpeg -i in.mp4 ...
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can't import AVI type 1 to premiere CS6

Bs''d Hi! I used to work with premiere pro CS4.1 now I'm working with CS6, I moved to project folder to my new computer, but when open it I get an error "damaged or un-supported file" The AVI ...
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Will faster encoding affect the quality in the end? (h.264)

If I speed up the encoding in blender to real-time for quicker encoding, will the actual quality of the video go down? Or will the file just be bigger? Just trying to make videos for my YouTube
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Netflix preview video production

Netflix auto-plays a 20s, 30s video preview in the background if a video is selected or we hover the mouse pointer on them. I was trying to play with them, but couldn't understand how this preview "...
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Make the sound of an audience cheering a custom text

I want to make the sound of a group of people (like an audience) cheering a user defined text. Is it possible to achieve this easily? I tried googling, but couldn't find anything.
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Video Graphics Editing

By what process, graphics programming, editing or any other method can a human object in a live video be carved or cropped out of the video and the background unchanged and the video moving pixels ...
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Tilting videos while not leaving black bars

I have a video where the character is looking towards the left of the screen. I want to rotate the video in such a way so that the character looks towards the right side while not changing any ...
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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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Best way to cover a long video with music

I would like to edit a long (~10 min) video made out of drone footage. I intended to cover the whole video with background music but I would also like it to mantain the same "feel" all the way through....
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How do I get the best parts from a video?

Status I would like to do a gaming montage of my best moments (like this one). Right now I have recordings with a total length of ~7h full of gameplay. Problem How can extract my best moments in a ...
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How do I crop out Region of Interest (ROI) from .mp4 video using FFMPEG?

I would like to crop out ROI from specific .mp4 file. User needs to define the ROI by specifying X,Y,Width and Height in percentage between 0 and 10000. For example, if someone specifies X=4000, and ...
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FCPX 10.1.3 - How Do I Copy Project?

Super-basic question, I know, and yes I'm a total noob. I have a simple project in my timeline that I'd like to save (so I can go back to it in the future and make edits) but then move forward with ...
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Shorten Video By Removing Quiet Audio Sections with Video

What tools are available to take a video and remove out the silent sections found with its corresponding video track, where the criteria is that the audio goes below a certain threshold? I can do ...
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Easiest way to stitch GoPro videos that have been split due to length?

I am recording 15-minutes videos with my GoPro Hero 3 Black edition. The camera starts a new file every 10 minutes of recording by default. I do not think I can change this in a setting. When I do ...
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Editing involving several backup drives: how to assemble a project with minimal clip duplication?

This question might be a little complex, but here's the situation: We are a small team and we shoot almost every day, we do correspondence-type shooting. We are backing up our footage to external ...
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How can I edit out the flicker from a projector from existing video footage?

I recently filmed some content of a thin line of a projected image. The video footage is flickering a little and I am wondering if there's any solution to fix the footage once it's been filmed. I have ...

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