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Questions tagged [osx]

OS X is an operating system that is developed by Apple and used in Mac computers.

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H264 Compression Artifacts On Some Players?

I have a video which plays back fine on Windows however on a lot of apple players I'm seeing compression artifacts. VLC on Windows: Fine. Unity's VideoPlayer on Windows: Fine. VLC on OSX: Fine. ...
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How to launch Nuke from NFS share on Mac OS?

I've an iMac with apps installed on an internal NFS share. We use this to have same version available for different machines. I works like a charm for most softwares but not with Nuke. First off ...
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Is there a way to add text captions/subtitles to my videos on MacOS? (burn in)

I'm looking for a way to burn captions into videos without using Adobe Premiere (too expensive). Any tips?
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FCPX Libraries - Smart Folder (Mac OSX)

Is there a way to create a Smart Folder that contains just FCPX Libraries (.fcpbundle)? Not sure what parameters to use for the 'Kind is Any' or 'Name Contains' search fields. Thanks
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How to show number of available streams using ffmpeg?

I just want to see how many streams are inside my video file. I looked at the official documentation and I cannot see what option I can use. Perhaps another command/terminal app can do something ...
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Freeware tool to split videos using OS X?

I tried ffmpeg (commandline) and it doesn't start at the minute:seconds I specified. The new video started 1-2 seconds before the time I used. Also, the video start is a bit garbled. I guess it has ...
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What is the fastest way to compress still images into short 10 second mp4 or mjpeg clips?

If you could choose any OS, GPU, CPU, software what is the fastest way to compress 10 second h264/mp4/mjpeg video clips to then upload to for someone to play in a web browser?
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Caught between gamma and brightness

I have a video source that, to my surprise, has a lot more detail than I could at first see. Turning down gamma I could see details in a bright part, turning up gamma I could see details in a darker ...
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Batch encode to X265 on the Mac

I need to encode thousands of MP4 H264 (mostly) files in a folder hierarchy to H265. Unfortunately Handbrake that I'd normally use have dismal support for batch processing of hierarchies. The ...
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Quicktime and Adobe Premier “Can't Open .mp4” files

I'm getting a "Can't Open .mp4" error message when trying to open or upload files off of an SD card. Some of the files are fine, others are not. You can see the ones that are bad do not show a ...
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Final Cut Pro X stopped outputting to an Intensity Pro

Final Cut Pro X stopped outputting to my Intensity Pro card. Resolve sends video to it fine, so I assume it's in working order. I have the latest OSX, latest Final Cut Pro X, and the latest "...
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Is there a way to pause and resume FFmpeg encoding?

I record a few hours of video footage every day, which I set in queue for encoding with ffmpeg. I use the veryslow preset with x265, so a single hour of video may take up to 20 hours or more to encode....
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how to decide the appropriate resolution when recording my screen for uploading online?

I am planning of creating a few technical movies where I will record my screen as I work through a particular technology. I'm unsure whether to record full screen, or select the area to be recorded. ...
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How to capture DVB-T using a generic RTL2832U USB stick on a mac

Is there a way to capture DVB-T video using a generic USB DVB-T dongle on a mac? I've read many examples of people using VLC on Linux/PCs, but can't see any generic drivers on Mac OSX?
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How can I manage videos with OS X, iPhone and Sony Nex 3N? [closed]

I asked this question here but I find it is also relevant here. So let's take fresh: I have many videos in iPhone, many videos in Sony Nex 3N and I have Macbook Air laptop. My goal is to create ...
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Can video frame size be increased?

I have two videos that need to fit these specs: "The minimum frame size is 1280w X 720h pixels (either progressive or interlaced is acceptable)." Video A is: 480 × 640 [.mov] & Video B is: ...
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Slow Premiere performance after Mavericks upgrade

After installing Mavericks, Premiere has slowed to a crawl. It seems to have the most trouble with AE comps imported through Dynamic Link. I believe this is related to the App Nap "feature", but ...
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What is the most lossless way to rip a laserdisc to a Mac?

I want to rip a LD to my Mac as a digital video file. I will create a DVD from this file eventually, but I'm primarily interested in playing it on my laptop. What video output from the Laserdisc ...
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How to correct aspect ratio

I have a movie in AVI format from a toy helicopter that reports an corrupt or missing index but still plays in VLC very wide and short. When I click Video -> Aspect Ratio -> 4:3 the file plays as it ...
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Wirecast crashes when I attempt to authenticate to Youtube account

Wirecast 4.3.1 (Telestream) on OS X 10.9 After launching Wirecast, I select "Broadcast Settings" --> Authenticate. Upon selecting my Youtube account and accepting the conditions, Wirecast crashes. ...
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what's a good basic app to edit stop motion video? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I align photos for stop motion? Command Line Tool for Converting Image Sequence to Quicktime .mov Video Want to do a project with my kids over the holidays and ...
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How to make a video from a still image and an audio file?

I have an image file (png) and an audio file (aiff). How do I combine them to make a video file that shows the still image and plays the audio file? Target operating system: either OS X Lion or ...
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How to make a video from a still image and an audio file?

I have an image file (png) and an audio file (aiff). How do I combine them to make a video file that shows the still image and plays the audio file? Target operating system: either OS X Lion or ...