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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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compare two video then cut the different

I have 2 video files with the same content, but coming from a different source. They have a slight difference in 'cut' and language dubbing, meaning one can be missing a shot compared to the other. I ...
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How to batch trim 100 videos?

So I have 100 videos in a folder, I need to extract (ex.) 1:00 to 2:00. HB can do this but you have to set times for every video. Any software / Premiere script or other methods to do this?
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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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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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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 separate videos one after another in Blender

I'm currently using Blender on Ubuntu 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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Kdenlive, fade out cannot applied on certain clips. why and when?

Lastest Kdenlive 24.02.2 Mac os I am about to fade in a custom sfx, and fade out original audio; at the same time. Somehow kdenlive yield cannot add effect to the selected clip I really wonder why. ...
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How do I impose a video with my face on a video with slides running on YouTube?

I would like to find out what the easiest way to take one video (of slides) as the main video and superimpose on it another video of a person speaking about those slides (in a small window at the ...
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Splitting videos andsubtitles together

I am involved in a project where we would have a video with srt or vtt subtitles and we will need to split it into multiple shorter videos with the subtitles adjusted accordingly for each of the split ...
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How these kind of coding tutorial videos can be made using ANIMATION with your face shown on screen?

I was preparing for an interview and came across this wonderful YouTube channel called Tap Academy. In their videos, the tutor's explanation is amazing, and he uses animations on a whiteboard to teach ...
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ffmpeg shows "get_buffer() failed". Is this a bug?

ffmpeg version 2023-06-19-git-1617d1a752-full_build-www.gyan.dev i7-1255U, Windows 11 The command line is "ffmpeg.exe" -y -hwaccel qsv -ss 00:00:03.461 -to 00:00:12.009 -i "input....
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Is there a way to decrease blurriness in video so that the text is readable?

I have a video of a lecture but the resolution is not great and I can't really read what's written on the blackboard. Is there a way to artificially increase the resolution or decrease blurriness? It ...
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Very weird behavior of video dimensions

I have a video (for some testing), when I check dimensions in properties, it says 640x1136 pixels. To cross check dimensions, I played it in VLC media player and took a snapshot from there, which ...
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Tool for searching for a video's frame by an image file

I've been searching for a tool that would take an image--a screenshot of a frame from a movie--and search every frame of one video from that same movie for that same image and give me either the frame ...
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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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Can i do decimal custom speeds in final cut pro?

I want to speed a video up by a 102.4% in final cut pro, is this possible?
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Create 4x2 grid mosaic

trying to create a 4x2 grid from 8 videos using the terminal on a mac. The code I am using is not working: ffmpeg -i input0.mov -i input1.mov -i input2.mov -i input3.mov -i input4.mov -i input5.mov -i ...
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Camtasia Studio video files are too big

I've been trying to export an HD video from a screen recording created with Camtasia studio, but every rendering is returning videos with 80 mb/s of bitrate, I'm setting it to 65% quality, MP4. If I ...
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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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Making a video faster

I’m using Handbrake & have filmed throwing a pot. I want to make the time it takes shorter. Can I do this on Handbrake?
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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 - How to add watermark picture in 2 videos overlayed

I created a conference with 2 participants and both are recorded. After conference, I run FFMPEG to merge videos and creates the output.mp4. It synchronizes the time, also. I have a command that works ...
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How to cut and merge mp4 video segments without re-encoding?

I have some screencast video files in mp4 container (h.264/mp3 codecs) that I want at times merge (i.e. C.mp4 = A.mp4+B.mp4) or at times cut removing some intervals (e.g. D.mp4 = A.mp4[0,320{seconds}]...
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How to combine so many ffmpeg filters in 1?

I don't 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 16 ...
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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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Choppy reversed video in premier pro

Using Premier Pro CC and through the speed/duration menu i have reversed the clip and it plays back choppy but also exports as choppy. Dont know WTF im supposed to do with that. Was trying to change ...
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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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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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