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Top new questions this week:

How to remove an object (Tooth) in After Effects

I have a 5 second Video clip of our main Character smiling and when he opens his mouth we see that his tooth is gone. We have painted the whole tooth black but there is a shine on it and it doesn't ...

asked by Hobbes 2 votes
answered by AJ Henderson 2 votes

How to encode a video at 30 FPS from images taken at 7 FPS

I have no knowledge whatsoever about video encoding, I have an application written in OpenGL and I am saving the frames it generated into png images. The frames from my app are at 7 FPS and I am ...

asked by BRabbit27 2 votes
answered by Bart Arondson 2 votes

Which part of a computer is critic to work on 4k footage

I'm working in a compagny that starts working on 4k video footages. The person responsible for the video editing is complaining that working on those footage is really a pain. So I'm wondering which ...

asked by Maskime 2 votes
answered by Professor Sparkles 1 vote

I want to digitise footage from a lot of DV tapes - should I use my camera or buy a tape deck?

I have about 200 hours of footage I need to digitise. I have very little experience in the production side of video. What kind of kit do I need to digitise it, how does it work? and will it wear out ...

asked by Andrew Welch 1 vote
answered by AJ Henderson 1 vote

What are motion graphics?

What are motion graphics? What software can I use to create them? What should someone trying to produce a video with motion graphics know?

after-effects animation motion  
asked by AJ Henderson 1 vote
answered by AJ Henderson 2 votes

What exactly do the sequence settings do?

Sooo, this may sound fairly stupid, especially for professional editors, but I'd like to know the role of the sequence settings in Premiere Pro. I know that the format of the preview files depends on ...

premiere sequence-settings  
asked by Gin-San 1 vote
answered by AJ Henderson 2 votes

Premiere Pro CC 2014 renders incredibly slow / Cineform

I created a movie with Adobe Premiere Pro CC 2014 and I have serious performance issues when it comes to export the movie. The first 10% renders pretty fast and takes 1 hour. Then it takes for every ...

premiere 3d performance  
asked by martinoss 1 vote

Greatest hits from previous weeks:

How to detect and extract words from audio/video stream online in a webpage itself?

I have a video (or audio, I think it is not important) stream/file which does not contain subtitles. But it has clean english speech. Is it possible to detect and extract words from it. I don't need ...

video audio subtitles  
asked by Gary111 2 votes
answered by Professor Sparkles 3 votes

How to Create a High Quality, Small File Size .mp4 from .mov

Recently, I helped a friend produce a short zombie comedy. He has now asked me to add it to the film's website as a digital download. I'm not having issues with the digital download. My issue is how ...

compression mp4  
asked by Travis Pflanz 3 votes
answered by Friend of Kim 7 votes

Can you answer these?

How is each type of video camera stabilizer different?

What are the kinds of video camera stabilizers I could buy in the market? How are they different? What are the pros and cons of each?

video stabilisation  
asked by krismath 1 vote

How can you automatically trim a new layer in After Effects?

I know there are short cuts {Alt + ] or [) when creating a new layer in after effects that will trim the layer to either side of the current keyframe. The question is, is there a better way to ...

asked by Javi 1 vote

ffmpeg adds unneeded zero samples at begging of resulting m4a file

Input file original.wav ffmpeg -i original.wav ... Duration: 00:03:36.93, bitrate: 1411 kb/s Convert wav to m4a with fdk-aac encoder: ffmpeg -i original.wav -c:a libfdk_aac -vbr 5 ffmpeg.m4a ...

asked by Kootuve 1 vote
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