Matt
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Store video files on USB, SD card, microSD, or external hard drive?
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I strongly advice against microSD cards because they will get lost. They're just too tiny. There are external SSDs which weigh not much, 50g maybe 100g, I think this is not much weight. Of course you ...

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Video artifact removal and restoration - How can it be done? (Really?)
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If I understand you correctly, then most of the restoration goals will be impossible to be reached. While my knowledge of existing videos tools is not extensive, I am still pretty sure such a software ...

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What is the most basic standard raw video format?
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This topic is really complex and you have confused some things. WAV and mp4 are container formats, they can contain compressed or uncompressed data, while WMV is a series of codecs and formats. TXT ...

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What kind of animation is when real toys are played during filmed real time?
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Since you see a person's hands moving the dolls, I don't think this can be called animation. I think the term which fits best is puppetry.

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Unable to reduce size in Adobe Premier Pro 2020
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I have seen this behaviour before and it is possible that you are experiencing the same issue. With some GPUs, the hardware acceleration is buggy, so that the target and maximum bitrate is ignored. ...

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Exported the same video twice with the same settings yields files with different hashes
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Yes, your observation is correct and everything works fine. Even if settings are identitcal, the file hashes will always be different. The reason is quite simple: XMP metadata which is embedded in the ...

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Zoom in and out a video frame panel in Adobe Premiere
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Yes, well not for zooming but for maximizing and restoring the panel. These shortcuts may look different depending on the keyboard layout. On English layouts it's ` for the active frame, which is the ...

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Why "mat2" show over 90 lines of metadata for video file
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I see no need to worry about those meta data or why you should remove them. Pantry and Ingredients tags refer to asset tracking. In fact most of this data are production related and not relevant in ...

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Is there a way to export a list of all files used in an Adobe Premiere Pro project?
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Just in case, you want to copy the files afterwards somewhere: You could convert the project to a team project, if not already and use Edit->Team Project...-> Media Management to copy all files ...

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Why does Adobe Premiere increase video size even when nothing has been done?
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You cannot do this with Premiere. The media info of the recording tell us that you need a maximum video bitrate of 0.108 Mbps to achieve 15 Mbyte. However Premiere's smallest available bitrate is 0.19 ...

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How to make scenes look continuous?
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For future videos, you better have a defined reference in all videos. For example a clapperboard or a standardized grey card. Then you can match all videos during colour grading both regarding the ...

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When making a youtube video of coding tutorial, is it good to have the keyboard sounds while I'm typing?
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I presume you generally talk while typing, right? Well, when I need to focus on a human voice, any distracting sound is unwelcome. This includes keyboard typing. I do not see any benefit of such ...

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After Effects Prevent Widows in Text
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There is not much information about this. I have found a discussion where someone said there could be a bug with regex lookahead, maybe it's not even implemented (source). Instead, you could capture ...

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Expression to make image same height as shape
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I assume "Kyron BG" is the shape layer and thisLayer is the image layer and you're applying the expression on the scaling of the image layer. Then this should work: kyronnb = thisComp.layer(&...

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Is copyright infringed when any animation is redone?
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Copyright laws or similar intellectual property laws usually protect creative works or excerpts from such works but not the ideas nor techniques that were used to create these works. What you intend ...

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Can Premiere edit AV01 files?
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Whenever you get such an error it does indeed mean the file is not supported and you cannot edit it without transcoding it to another format first using another tool. Choose a compatible format and ...

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Video format for instagram
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Edit lists is a feature, that allows you to edit videos without re-encoding. For example, you want to remove a scene, make your edit points which are written into the container file. A video player ...

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Remove (or reduce) background music, and emphasise the background voice
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You already tried EQ unsuccessfully, but there is one more technique worth trying: Add the original music again to the soundtrack, but with inverted samples. This will cancel out signals. For a bit ...

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how do I can check whether a sound clip I want to use is copyrighted? (I want to use it in a video and an app also)
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Please note, for this answer I use the term copyright as a synonym for whatever law is applicable in your country that deals with protecting intellectual property rights for creative works. Some ...

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Is there a "fix" for Adobe Premiere Pro so it doesn't degrade sharp black lines and soften vivid colors?
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First of all, as we've found out in the comments, you actually use Premiere Rush and not Premiere Pro. There is a difference, Premiere Pro is much more complex but it also enables you to take control ...

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Does transcoding or compression occur when importing and editing .mts (.mp4) video files?
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You have control over this. If you use the correct settings, you will work on the original file. When you setup a project you can define what Ingest Settings to use during import. Those settings can ...

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HTML tags in SRT files produced by ffmpeg
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Instead of srt try to use text: $ ffmpeg -i a.mkv -c:s text b.srt (source) For a list of all codecs use: ffmpeg -encoders You can check the documentation for more options.

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Transition / Cut Advice for Video Idea
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You could use black screens as section dividers, e.g. one screen could feature a large question mark and the other one an exclamation mark as text. The idea is to drag the black screens across the ...

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What cable type (TRS or TRRS) is appropriate for connecting my Zoom H5 to my Sony A6400?
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Use a TRS cable. Make sure you reduce the line-out level in your Zoom H5, otherwise the audio in your camera will peak all the time. The quality/purity of the copper in the cable is irrevelant. This ...

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Is it possible to change shortcuts related to playback speed?
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Sure you can do that. Go to the Edit menu -> Keyboard Shortcuts... and search for the action you want to change (alternatively search for the keyboard shortcut itself). Click the little x on the ...

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How does Premiere Pro keep markers on audio files even after export?
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Markers are part of the XMP standard and are stored in the file. So yes, it's comparable to EXIF. You should notice, that immediately when adding a marker, the file on the disk will be changed, ...

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Keep the current position in the center of the timeline in Adobe Premiere
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Hold the Shift-Key pressed and move your mouse wheel to scroll the timeline horizontally. This works when not playing as well as when playing but only if the timeline is not auto-scrolling. If you ...

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Does recording desktop audio reduce quality?
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Audacity would grab the digital data for recording in this case and since it uses a lossless format for recording you would not lose any information. I don't know about OBS but it would be surprising ...

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Is there a way to smooth random audio dropouts with ffmpeg or Premiere?
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Neither Premiere nor ffmpeg support such an operation as far as I know. But you could edit the audio with another program. Most DAWs (digital audio workstation) have more features to edit audio than ...

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How do you open multiple videos with multiple subtitles in VLC from command-line?
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This is a workaround which converts the files to another container format. It happens almost as fast as your hard disk can write data because nothing is re-encoded. use MKVToolNix (specifically ...

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