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Youtube-like video stabilization on Linux

To stabilize your video you can use the ffmpeg command line tool. The easy way: one pass using deshake filter ffmpeg -i shaky-input.mp4 -vf deshake stabilized-output.mp4 The deshake filter has also ...
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Youtube-like video stabilization on Linux

Blender has motion tracking, which can in turn be used to stabilize video. Here is a YouTube tutorial showing how to load video footage into Blender's movie clip editor, setting a tracking point, ...
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Is video stabilization during recording better than stabilizing a shot in post-production?

For best results, the first thing you need to do is physically stabilize the gopro itself, as best as you can. Neither the gopro's built-in stabilization nor post processing stabilization can remove ...
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Stabilize Video Rotation

Blender has a video stabilization feature based on its camera tracker. Here is a YouTube tutorial on how to use this feature to stabilize a hand-held video:
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Gravity gimbal and effect from overall weight

Gimbals are nothing more than a ball bearing (or a complex series of ball bearings; or even simply a sharp point which rests on a surface which allows it to move on a 2 axis level), which using ...
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How to help warp stabilizer focusing on the right object?

I use long workaround in Premiere and it works for all sorts of stabilizers not only for warp (I use 3rd party). What I do is masking out unwanted object. But you cannot do that on same clip, since ...
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How to Fix Warp Stabilizer Incorrect Rotation

sorry I don't use this forum and have zero time to answer, but from the clip you posted I'd strongly suggest you don't use warp stabilizer - instead use "stabilize motion" and then make sure to check ...
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Which techniques/filters do improve sensation of speed on a motorcycle?

I agree with my fellow German dude. Lowering the framerate (until 24) can increase the feeling of uncontrolled speed and momentum. If you already did that and didn't get the effect you were looking ...
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Is video stabilization during recording better than stabilizing a shot in post-production?

I would decide by running some recording tests, and deciding which image you actually prefer - the on-board stabilisation, or doing it in post on the PC. There will be pros and cons both ways - ...
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Make videos still and stable?

You should be able to use any software for video stabilization. With ffmpeg you can use either deshake, or vidstabdetect/vidstabtransform. Depending on how shaky the original video is, you can get ...
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How do Apple do this? (iPhone 4 commercial)

It's a still. For commercial beauty shots like those, you hire a hand model and freeze frame the video once the phone is held. The screen is obviously just a Greenscreen or simply black so it can be ...
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Which techniques/filters do improve sensation of speed on a motorcycle?

Camera lower to the ground always looks faster Wider image (this example is very wide) Sound makes a difference. Watch this example muted and then loud) Ask all the other drivers to go slow. :-]
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A video tool or ffmpeg filter to fix slightly shaky films from the 70s and 80s?

This is most often caused by interlace artifacts as televisions and video devices prior to 1998 used interlace to pass video between them. This included VCR's DVD players TV's (even HDTV's at the time)...
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DaVinci Resolve Stabilize button not doing anything

Okay, I've found the reason. For some reason, Stabilization only works on direct footage files, not timelines. I was applying it to a timeline. I created a new timeline with the clip and applied ...
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How to stabilize DSLR video shot with a tripod in a car

Try a camera/lens with optical image stabilization. Some newer phones have this. Also I would suggest trying a lower cost DJI gimbal like the Osmo Mobile attached to the phone. These two combined ...
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Is it possible to use high framerate to achieve better stabilization outcomes in DaVinci Resolve?

The stabilizer doesn’t “care” about the fidelity of time it’s processing. It looks at the sequence as a whole, calculates the vector magnitude of pixel motion from one frame to the next, and then ...
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Ignore region of video for vidstabdetect

You can use a crop filter in the detect phase. I do this to ignore the date/timestamp in the bottom of my old videos. E.g. for my 1440x1080p 60fps video I use -vf "crop=1440:750:1:1 , ...
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AfterEffects: How to animate amount of video stabilization

If you are just stabilising the position of an object, it could be accomplished like this: Track the footage using the tracker. Window -> Tracker Set it to 'Track Motion' not 'Stabilize Motion'. ...
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What is a good stabilizer for Y axis?

A 3-axis gimbal can reduce rotation but not translation - ie it will twist in 3 axis to smooth the motion, but it can't physically move to account for your movement up and down. I think there are ...
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ffmpeg: using vidstab{detect,transform} on parts of a video

It is possible to use the select filter to select scenes for stabilisation and inclusion into the final result - see the example below. It seems that select is slow for skipping over unwanted material....
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Breaking the 180 degree shutter rule when stabilising footage

I would invite you to experiment a bit and to answer your question yourself. But yes, I can think in several cases where you should shot at higher framerate where this motion blur is actually a ...
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Which techniques/filters do improve sensation of speed on a motorcycle?

I think you should consider to lower the frame rate or if possible change shutter angle. 60fps make the footage more crisp and take away the effect you looking for. https://photography.tutsplus.com/...
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How to Stabilize Hyperlapse Footage Like GoPro Hypersmooth?

These use a combination of sensory input to counteract movement and crop the video so it resides inside of a larger one allowing it to move around and remove movement. It's a software based gimbal. I'...
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Make videos still and stable?

There are differences, firstly, between still and stable. If you want a video to be still, as if it were filmed on a tripod, then you can use a tracking stabilisation technique. This is when you track ...
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How to stabilize exposure of video?

Q: When I shot the video, forgot to fix the exposure, so now constantly changes the brightness ... The video goes for an hour, not possible to fix it manually". Use "Tonal Exposure" in ...
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How to detect whether a video is shaky

Try ffmpeg's deshake filter. It scans the full frame (or a portion of your choosing) and detects shake based on a number of adjustable variables. If the video isn't shaking, it doesn't change the ...
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How to help warp stabilizer focusing on the right object?

You'll need to do this in After Effects, using the Tracking feature, where you add tracking points to specific points and then it crops in a bit and does the same magic. The issue with your footage ...
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Why deshaken video looks "wobbly" and how to fix it

The common name for the effect you're talking about is "Jello" and it's caused by rolling shutter in combination with camera shake. Each frame is distorted by the rolling shutter because, for example,...
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