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Apple Motion Lyric Video - Midi Trigger/Custom Word Animation Question
This seems like a complicated question to me, but that may be because I'm a beginner. I'll start by describing my goal, which may help lead to an answer:I would like to create lyric videos easily... more
Ultralight image stabilizer?
Recently I took a video in a remote cave. Thanks to my 320 lumen headlamp there was a reasonable amount of continuous light for my DSLR, but the shaking is just too strong. The image stabilization... more
How much recording time at 1080p30 on a 32GB card on a GoPro Hero (1)?
Is there a generic data recording rate for the different capture options on GoPro Heroes? I'm trying to determine what size of SD card I should buy for my GoPro and I'd like to get an... more
Extract person from video?
Is there a way to extract a person from a video without having a blue- (or green-)screen?Any software which can do this?
How to batch process hundreds of videos?
I have hundreds of videos in storage I need to distribute online. I'd like to do the following for each clip:1. Add a pre-roll video2. Process the audio (audio leveling, generic hiss/noise... more
How much is a good framerate for slo-mo recording?
As per the title, how much **fps count** should I be considering on a camera if I am looking to do slo-mo shots **without framerate lag** taking effect on video settings?On a side note, I don't... more
Avoiding motion blur from a network camera?
I'm a newbie here. I have a problem that I don't really understand. Hopefully, someone can share their experience.If I have an ip camera of **1) 640x480(sensor width = 3.6mm)**, **2) focal length... more
Software for video cut automation / scripting?
I am very new to a/v editing and need to automate a simple process. Basically what I need is a way for my mom to capture video from her camera and input a series of numbers like 1:02 1:30 ... more
Writing to multiple memory cards on a canon 5d mark iii whilst filming?
Hi i have a canon 5d mark ii and it has 2 slots for memory cards one cf and one sd.I'm planning on doing some filming outdoors so was wondering if the CF card is full will it automatically start... more
Are there any downloadable samples of 48 fps video?
I would like to compare 24fps to 48fps video, but haven't been able to find any video samples.Does anyone know of such samples? Being able to compare the same video at several framerates would be... more
What is the max video fps Nikon D5100?
I want to play around with slo-mo videos but don't have proper gear for it. Is there a way to get my D5100 to shoot at a high fps (maybe by reducing the video res)?
The color in my Final Cut PX Viewer is way off?
So I have a bunch of clips that I shot at 1080/24p/neutral with my T2i that all look pretty good which I'm trying to import into FCPx to assemble into a short film. When I first got FCPx last week,... more
Blackmagic setup: How do I record all cameras in a multicam broadcast?
I've been tasked with acquiring equipment to broadcast a festival through online stream, and have decided that blackmagic may be a good direction to go, so I'm going to strictly reference their... more
Are mp4 bit rates the same as Flash bytes per frame?
I'm converting Flash movies to Mp4 (and webm) and having to learn lots about web video. The process starts with MOVs exported from Flash. For example, I have a MOV of 640px x 290px, 1m 58s, 2843... more
Does it make sense to upgrade my set up to 4K from a (Canon) 70D set up?
I'm not very experienced, but I keep hearing, "it's a good time to upgrade to a 4K setup". This is quite expensive, especially at this stage, but does it make sense from a logistical point of view?... more
fix a few videos with bad white balance?
I have a few video that i made with my olympus though and i made the mistake of not setting my white balance to sunny (or auto)it was set to incandescent while being outdoor scenes.now I got a few... more
Tips to start making a little production?
So I have to make a little commercial for a class at my college and it is a video of about 1 min. I already have the idea of how all is going to be but I'm worried that at the moment of the edition... more
Copyright of materials used in a video?
It is common that TV channels or internet TV channels (e.g. those regularly post their shows on Youtube) use materials from other sources. For example, displaying photos from the internet, parts of... more
How do I turn audio into video (that is, show the waveforms in a video)?
I have to create a video. Part of it involves "showing" a radio interview. Rather than just having a black screen and listening to the audio, I'd like to have a varying waveform on the screen and a... more
Best Lossless Video Encoder For Editing?
I'm looking for a good video encoder to compress **HD files** for editing within **Sony Vegas Pro and Adobe After Effects**. What video codec would provide the **fastest possible encoding and... more
For a given bitrate, what video resolution is perceived as the highest quality?
I'd like to achieve certain approximate bitrate for video encoding. If I use higher resolution like 720p, I'll get more fine-grained image, but more encoding artifacts. If I use smaller resolution... more
Easiest way to stitch GoPro videos that have been split due to length?
I am recording 15-minutes videos with my GoPro Hero 3 Black edition. The camera starts a new file every 10 minutes of recording by default. I do not think I can change this in a setting.When I do... more