Questions tagged [video-editor]

Either an individual or a software or hardware platform that manipulates and combines source video clips in to a finished, combined output video.

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Free software for batch basic editing and down-sampling

I have a bunch of TV shows in HD that I want to down-sample to SD and at the same time strip out the titles and credits. Handbrake has great encoding and can handle batches, but I can't find a way to ...
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What PC software offers speeding up video & sound together at 20x+?

I'm new to video editing, and I'm trying to find the right software to fit my needs. I am interesting in creating videos where I want to speed up both the video and the sound together to rates of ...
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Use of time remapping to stabilize the velocity of a rotating object?

I have a video of myself inside of a human-powered rotating drum. This video's shot at 60 frames per second, but due to to the unreliable velocity of human operators, this drum rotates at different ...
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Is there a NLE that supports Variable frame rate?

Now before you quickly jump in and say: Premier got an update... Use handbrake... What I'm asking none of the big players seem to support. Rendering a video that's frame rate changes through the ...
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Video File Navigation

Is there any way to provide navigation in a video file like a DVD or Blu-Ray? I know that QuickTime supports Chapter Markers, but the codecs you can use with QuickTime result in very large files. As ...
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Removing silence and no movement from videos

Using Windows 7, which program helps me Remove silence, like the option in adobe audition Remove still images in video, when nothing happens in the same program? Both functions should require a ...
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Correct method to set font-size in .ASS file

My final video output is 1080:1920 (9:16 aspect ratio), after padding. In .ass file, I set PlayResX: 1080 PlayResY: 1920 and then the font-size=130. But, this font-size doesnt occupy exact 130 pixels ...
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Name of old VHS content blocker device

I am not sure if this is the right network to ask this question but it's the closest I could find. An acquaintance of mine told me that, when he was a kid, they had some kind of content blocking ...
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Edit video like professional gamers

I want to make a gaming video. I have the clips and here is the layout: Can any free PC apps help/do this? Thanks
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Create a splitscreen video from two videos of different lengths with delay

I want to create a splitscreen video from two video clips. Left one is of duration 70seconds. Right one is of duration 80seconds. In the splitscreen video, the right video should start first. Left ...
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How to Merge video files having different aspect ratio and make the narrow one padded

I am using below command to merge two videos complexCommand = new String[]{"-y", "-i", file1.toString(), "-i", file2.toString(), "-strict", "experimental", "-filter_complex", "[0:v]...
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Adobe AE with Element3D to work with Intel Graphics

I use Element3D most of the time when I edit videos, however, there's a problem. This Adobe After Effects Plugin works with NVIDIA GeForce Palit 210 1GB but I didn't use the graphics card because it ...
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Tracking editor responsible for creating a video

I have videos created by me in two different editing software with the same extension. Is it possible to trace the source of these files?
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How can I copy and paste transitions in Hitfilm 4 Express?

I'm editing a project in Hitfilm's timeline editor and was hoping there would be a faster way to apply the same transition to the beginning and end of several images. Can I copy/paste/sync/apply to ...
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How to create a Key wording/tagging system that works across editing platforms

I am an intern with the creative team at a large service organization that works around the world. We have a large amount of footage from years and years of shooting. I have been brought on to come ...
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Delete clips from a video while retaining multiple audio tracks

I have some videos (MP4 or MPV format) that contain muliple language audio tracks (English, French and Spanish). I want to cut out some clips (usually 15-60 seconds at a time) that I feel are ...
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Adding effects to live video feed like subtitles

What software do you use to type in live subtitles to help translate a speaker while filming him...the subtitles would be outputted to a projector screen with the live video feed behind it
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what is the easiest way to put multiple seperate videos one after another in blender

i'm currently using blender on ubunutu for video editing. It's not that easy to drag videos and put it close to another, one by one when there are many separate videos. Is there any easy method to do ...
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Is there an automated process to split a video into sections with motion?

I have some video files with a reasonably static background and the occasional movement in the scene. I would like to edit down the footage to just the sections with movement in. As there are ...
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a software program that allows me to draw on the screen while a video is playing and outputs a new video with the drawings on top of the old video?

As stated in the title, it is as simply as that. I need a piece of software that plays a video and then allows me to draw on top of the video and then the output will be a new video with the draws on ...
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Setting points and doing a quick “snip”, dynamically playing the video

I need to cut out "best moments" from 1hour videos.(up to 6 moments per video) What software is able to set in/out marks and save marked periods with keyboard shortcuts while watching the ...
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Merging sequences and files from one project into another in Adobe Premiere Pro

I have a project that I am working on which required a number of sequences creating in a short time frame. A colleague assisted and I would like to merge his files into the project I am currently ...
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VSDC: make transition treat the video and the background image together as a unit

I used VSDC to apply chroma key (i.e. make the green screen transparent) to a video and placed a background image on the layer below the video. Now I would like to apply a transition, such as "...
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Transition for stopping after lightspeed travel

I am working on a video where I zoom into space and jump to another scene. My perspective is to do something what Andrew Kramer did in Star Wars Title. I took help from the following video to radial ...
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phone portrait format to landscape format

What do I do if I have a video made by a smartphone while holding it upright, resulting in a portrait format, and I want it to be a landscape format like another video I want to combine, editing in ...
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Programs that help you export multi-language videos?

I'm looking for a program that can do multi-language export of video. Let me give an example: I create video with text and I would like to easily add 4 different languages inside each text. The ...
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Quickest way to split screen 74 separate clips

I use adobe premiere to edit. I'm trying to have 74 separate clips on screen at once. What would be the quickest way to do this without manually scaling and positioning each clip?
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An issue with the Split feature on Windows Video Editor

I'm running Windows 10 and using the built-in Photos app (also called Video Editor from the Start Menu). I want to be clear that this is not the earlier 'Windows Movie Maker" app. I'm trying to do ...
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Premiere Pro on Windows 10 N version - Can't import MP4

I've tried to install various codecs - not working. I still can download whole Media Feature, but that's what I would like to avoid, since N version is way lightier. Can you please advice me how I ...
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Moviepy - capture time on-click

I'm trying to capture the time of a mouse click on a video clip. I see 'time, position, color' events in the console, but I want to catch the times of clicks in my script - to allow me to save clips ...
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FFMpeg -filter_complex to place a video in a window on a larger image with text

I'm trying to work out how to combine both features of the following in one -filter_complex statement in order to take an image, write some text on it, and then do an additive composite of a small ...
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How to combine so many ffmpeg filters in 1?

I dont even know if it's possible, but if anybody could help me would be really great! :) So first of all i resize my video with this command: CODE №1 ffmpeg -i input.mp4 -c:v libx264 -crf 20 -crf ...
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How to stretch an image in vegas? Tips? (Reference image in body)

That's as far as I had gone, I am trying to fit the image in the box but I just can't figure it out. no matter how much I stretch it or rotate it, it just doesn't work Here's another image so you ...
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mp4 to wmv AND file compression

I have a mp4 from a video created in iMovie 10. The original output is about 1.5 GB. I uploaded it to youtube to use their compression and re-downloaded. I now have an mp4 at 236mb. I need to ...
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Converting text file to a video with speech

I have several long text files and I'm looking forward to convert them into a video with synced text-to-speech voice. Because texts are long, an animation/slide/pagination will be required on video. ...
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Vegas Pro blurring the edges of my sources

I am composing two 'Solid Color' media generator sources in Vegas Pro: a green background and a red rectangle on top of it (using Pan/Crop). My goal is to have the edges of the red rectangle ...
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Hebrew subtitles issue on Avid

There is a weird character showing up on the beginning of each subtitle line on Avid even though the srt is “fine” and said character doesn’t show up on movie players... I’m kinda lost, could it be ...
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Bitrate Settings for Minimal Data-Loss

I cut clips from high-quality variable bitrate videos. What I'm wondering is if aiming for the same bitrate as the source video would result in a transparent-quality video. For example: ═════ Source ...
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transparent drawing software

I want to ask if there's a software that I could pint on it with my graphics tablet where I draw on it but it has no background!! Actually, the case that I want to make some tutorials that I need to ...
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Concatenating video files — Primere sees audio track only

Like most, my camera splits files at a maximum length when it writes to the memory card. I want to join them back up into one file = one take before loading the clips into Premiere, as that makes ...
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Premiere issue, frame freezing

I'm on the latest Adobe Premiere CC and I have a pretty solid system I think but I'm still having freezing issues when I'm editing. Editing System Windows 10 64bit i7-5820K 6Core 3.3GHz EVGA GeForce ...
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How to delete a portion of timeline without having the rest of that channel “slip”

Sony Platinum Studio V 12 I want to delete a portion of one channel and have the rest of that channel NOT SLIDE around, i.e., stay sync'd with the OTHER channels. Note:the Sound Effect clip outlined ...
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How can I remove a spotlight effect from a MP4 captured from Youtube?

I want to fix a youtube video by capturing it an removing the spotlight effect. its a bright spot in the middle of the frame. I captured it as an MP4. How can I fix it?
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How to get gauge with speed on video (GoPro telemetry imitation)

INTRO: I am passionate for cycling and I want to make nice clips with my action camera. I have Xiaomi YI action camera and I put it on a bar of my bike to capture ride. PROBLEM: I want to add ...
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How do I import minidv video to windows?

I've connected my camcorder to the pc via firewall,driver was also installed but when I plug in and out nothing happen. (Except the sound). Do i need any software?
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Premier Pro CC 2015.3 Fast forward causes slow rendering

I have to make some fast forwarded videos. If I fast foward a video track in premier pro (1000%, 10x times faster) it causes VERY slow rendering. I have an i7-4790k@4.6ghz, 16GB ram and an SSD, and ...
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Share a cropped video as an output to the extended screen

I have Qt code where I developed a GUI to show the output from data acquisition from a camera, I would like to show the cropped output on the extended screen of size 640*480. Is there any software ...
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Speeding up a portion of video leads to choppy transition

What I am trying to achieve is speed up a small portion of a video, lasting only about a second. I tried using Windows Movie Maker. What I did was import the video three times, then trim the three ...
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Cut Video Clips Per Transcription Line

I have hundreds of high quality films with transcriptions that need to be cut into short video clips per transcription line. So I need one video clip per one transcription line. Example: ...
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Free software for creating fMRI film paradigm

I'm looking for an intuitive, user-friendly software that will allow me to cut sections from videos downloaded on Youtube, combine them into a single video, and insert still pictures between some of ...