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How to produce a zoom animation of a video source with ffmpeg?

I'd like to create a zoom-in animation over numerous frames of a video clip. I've tried a couple of approaches without much luck. ffmpeg -i test-10s.mp4 -vf "zoompan=z='zoom+0.001'" zoompan-10s.mp4 ...
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How to detect whether a video is shaky

I need to stabilize a video only when the video is shaky. I have successfully stabilized a video using FFmpeg, and I do not need to stabilize all the videos, I only need to stabilize the videos ...
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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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Making a Digital clock with a specific time for Sony Vegas Platinum 12

I'm using Vegas Platinum 12 and I want to create a time code in a video. But here is the catch. I want to start the clock at a specific time and have the count start at that time, i.e 05:21:34 or 21:...
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How to (safely) produce flying dust on set?

Simple question, mainly asking for your collective experience. I am planning a short-film in a post-apocalyptic scenario which is supposed to be very dusty with a thick-looking atmosphere. Part of it ...
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How do I create a random word title?

I really don't know what is the best way to phrase this. But basically what I want is to have a single word on the screen, e.g. AUGUST. So when the title first starts, all 6 letters will be ...
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Largest input image size when encoding a video?

I got a bunch of really large 16 bit videos, approaching 65535×65535 pixels in size. These are essentially high quality timelapse panoramas. I want to convert them to a 7680×4320 movie (8K UHD, 8 bit)....
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Can I record directly to a computer with the HC-V250?

I'm considering purchase of the Panasonic HC-V250, but my primary use case is recording directly to a folder on my computer. (I do a lot of post-production editing, so I need all the files on my ...
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What is this colour blocking/ banding i'm seeing and can it be corrected for?

See the attached image to see the artifact I'm refering too. There appears to be blocks of oversaturated blue in the water. I'm fairly new to video editing, so I'm not sure which terms to use to ...
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Camera Is Shaking Slowly After Changing Its Position

In Unity 3D I have a series of camera movements, but some don't successfully complete. Instead of the camera coming to rest, it ends up vibrating around the target location. I have the video of my ...
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Projection mapping as an external display for a computer

I'm using a projector to display the content of my computer, as one would do with a regular screen. Now I want to do the projection on several panels that have different orientations. Hence I'm ...
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Blending Mode Options Missing After Effects

I'm trying to change my blending mode on After Effects CC 2015, but I have no options on certain layers. Only 2 of my layers have options to change the blending mode. How do I change it so all of my ...
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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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GStreamer mpegtsmux produces empty output file

I'm trying to construct a GStreamer pipeline to transcode MPEG2 video and MPEG1 audio in a MPEGTS container to H.264 and AAC and output to a filesink. The problem is: the output file is empty. If I ...
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Getting FFMPEG to stream video+audio through RTMP

Can someone help me with this: The video streams fine but I can't hear any audio. I just hear random click sounds. Please help: ffmpeg -f video4linux2 -channel 1 -i /dev/video0 -f alsa -i plughw:2,0 ...
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FFmpeg map_channel and video

I have a file that has the following format (note the number of tracks and channels within each track): Input #0, mov,mp4,m4a,3gp,3g2,mj2, from 'a.mov': Metadata: major_brand : qt ...
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Extract the frame (in image format) at exactly every minute (or second) from a video (by ffmpeg)

Motivation: I would like to seek the frame, then take high quality and exact time screenshots (images) from a video. The video is length is 00:48:43.71 and 23.98 fps (we can think it is 24 fps, isn't ...
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GoPro looping settings

I'm using my GoPro Hero3 White as a dashcam. Setting it to overwrite files, I encountered 2 strange things: 5min settings give me 1min files, and 20min settings give 5min files. The counter stops at ...
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Building smarter elements for Final Cut Pro X with Motion 5

Help me not look like an idiot who's schizophrenic about the date. I am producing a series of videos recorded at a monthly event. The client webcasts the event live and wants to raise awareness of ...
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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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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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What is the difference between SRT and RTP?

I am trying to understand the benefits of SRT over other protocols like RTP. Haivision has a decent introductory explanation for SRT as well as a white paper, but I am unclear how it compares to RTP. ...
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Nginx RTMP didn't accept HEVC h265 input format

I'm trying to created live event broadcast on my VPS server , to make the audience able watch my broadcast I use Nginx RTMP that's produce link at this format http://192.168.1.5:8080/hls/live.m3u8 ...
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.mov file is not playing video in After Effects

I've recorded 7 videos yesterday. All recorded on a Canon 5D Mark III. The files are playing fine from Finder and Quicktime. But when I import them to After Effects, only one of them is not playing ...
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What's the use-case of the Video Snapshot function on Canon cameras?

While browsing the video settings on my Canon 77D, I came across a peculiar function: What is the Video Snapshot function? The Video Snapshot function enables you to shoot short scenes that ...
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After Effects P/B-frames aka motion vectors for Datamosh replication

I am trying to replicate Datamoshing with After Effects. I'm close but I need to link the displacement map to motion vectors rather than just colors and brightness values. I know AE recognizes motion ...
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Mounted Canon VIXIA HF G20 -

Church installation. We have the camcorder mounted 12' above the floor and I have to use a ladder to get to the camera to take out the SD card and then replace it after I have downloaded the video for ...
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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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Why are there two ways to keyframe-animate geometric transformations?

In DaVinci Resolve 14, there seem to be two ways to use keyframe animations with geometric transformations. One is on the Edit page, using the Inspector. Here it seems to be possible to smoothen out ...
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DaVinci Resolve: Track with points outside of a window

I am completely new both to video editing and DaVinci Resolve 14. I would like to apply stabilization to a clip which has a constantly moving and changing object in the middle. Therefore I only want ...
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Recover broken kazam video file (.mux)

History : Here is some background of this long lasting problem : https://answers.launchpad.net/kazam/+question/218308 I am posting it to get some valuable suggestions from video gurus here. About ...
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Extract multiples images from multiples videos with ffmpeg

I have a MP4 movie filmed with a GoPRO. The GoPRO split the movie in several files (I believe because of FAT32 size limitation). What I'm trying to do is extract some specific frames of the FULL ...
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What Animation techniques did Walt Disney Studios came up with?

As far as I know, is Disney (Studios) pushing the envelope in every film they produce. They allways try to come up with a new technique, with almost every film. For example the "Multyplane Camera" in ...
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Divide video ouput

I will soon be in charge of multiple screens for scene at a concert. Those screens are centralised and a video output will be give to me. I'am looking for a way to divide this video output into two ...
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Using a Submix track for Multicam in Premiere

In Premiere CC 2014, I am using a Multicam Sequence that uses the topmost audio track when changing cameras. I have a few audio tracks that I want mix, so I mapped them all to a submix track Is it ...
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video stabilisation of tripod-taken video with many fast moving objects

Is there a way - in Linux - to stabilize with respect to a certain edge or region in the video? My situation: I have a video taken with a tripod (well, not exactly, the camera is suspended and ...
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Simple Editing of RGB Channels On Mac

In older versions of iMovie you could edit the RGB channels of a clip independently. In the current iMovie 10 you can't. It doesn't seem to be a widespread feature, tried Shotcut and Video Pad so far ...
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FFMpeg encode with original codec

I know about the -c copy switch with ffmpeg, but this does not work with filters as it means "don't re-encode". But what I want is to have my output use the same stream formats as my input. So if I ...
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Video and Telemetrics not in sync

I've recorded a video with Raspberry Pis Camera Module. On top of that I've recorded GPS data including the GPS Timestamp and made my own data file. Using Dashware I've tried to get the video and ...
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Old webcam recorded video not playing

I have this video (length 1-2 min) recorded on Dell webcam 3-4 years ago. It played smoothly at that time. Now when I play it, for first 40 seconds it plays well but after that video goes blank and ...
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Overlay animated watermark multiple times

So, I have this animated watermark (MOV w/alpha) that I want to overlay on top of a video. I want to do it multiple times, so once in the beginning, once in the middle and finally towards the end. I'd ...
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Determining original resolution of an upscaled digital image?

It is believed that anime is made at resolutions below 1080p. most anime are [made in 720p]. Very few anime series are produced in native 1080p. Yet if anime is sold on Blu-Ray, it is (...
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Adobe Premiere Pro CC aspect ratio streched

Couple of last times I rendered with Premiere Pro I notified that aspect ratio is stretched by height. I'm rendering 1280x720 at 1.333 aspect, and it worked fine every time till now, I didn't change ...
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Is there a way? multiple images to looping video via ffmpeg?

I want to use ffmpeg to create a 15 second looping video from images for posting to instagram. For instance: Camera takes 3 pictures Each image plays for 2 frames (3 images = 6 frames) After 6 ...
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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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Screen-record tablet ink drawing on top of recorded video?

Is there software that allows me to 'screen record' tablet wacom ink drawing on top of a video being played back, and then output a new file with the drawing being part of the video? A wacom overlay, ...
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Proper time stretch in After Effects for multiple layers

So when I stretch the two chosen layers, they do stretch together, but the collision point shifts so I need to correct it manually. How can I simultaneously change the length of the layers without ...
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H.265 disadvantages with video dimensions not multiple of 8

Are there any disadvantages (like worse image quality/more compression artefacts) when encoding a video in H.265 with dimensions that are not a multiple of 16 or 8, but instead a multiple of 4 or 2? ...
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Import Sequence to Adobe Rush

I'm looking for a way (in Rush) to edit a project that's been started in Premiere Pro. In all of my searching, I've not found an option to go that way, but only the other way around.
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Software for real-time 2d puppetry?

Effectively, I'm just looking for something that would allow me to have a paper doll bounce around. Any ability to add animation to the face or whatnot isn't super important. I'm hoping there's ...

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