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Top new questions this week:

Is it possible to "Blur a Transparent Background" in Adobe After Effects?

I am a beginner to Adobe After Effects and Sony Vegas Pro, so forgive me for a lack of a better term. I am trying to create an Adobe After Effects composition. I want the composition to be ...

after-effects sony-vegas  
asked by WeirdestQuestions 5 votes
answered by Mulvya 5 votes

After Effects: controlling slider in ExtendScript

I'm newbie in After Effects. I've learned how to control slider from expressions. Now I need to get value of slider in script (jsx/extendscript). How can I achieve that? I've tried (in *.jsx): var a ...

after-effects after-effects-expressions  
asked by 49volro 3 votes
answered by 49volro 3 votes

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 ...

asked by Natasha 2 votes

Why is ffmpeg outputting a 600fps video from a 120fps video input?

I have a very short 120fps video. ffprobe input.mp4 shows 118.99fps: ffprobe version 3.0 Copyright (c) 2007-2016 the FFmpeg developers built with Apple LLVM version 7.3.0 (clang-703.0.29) ...

ffmpeg framerate  
asked by awidgery 1 vote
answered by Mulvya 1 vote

Issues looping a stream with FFMpeg

I'm trying to overlay a video on top of an image. The problem that I'm facing is that the video duration that I want is longer than my input video's duration. To solve this issue, I try to generate a ...

ffmpeg mp4  
asked by user361526 1 vote
answered by Mulvya 1 vote

App to rotate .mp4 video for Windows or Android

I have an .mp4 format video filmed in portrait format, when currently played on any landscape format device the people appear sideways. I would like a sipmle app for either Windows™ or Android OS to ...

video mp4  
asked by Arif Burhan 1 vote
answered by Mulvya 1 vote

Greatest hits from previous weeks:

Adobe Premiere Pro CC - Crop a video and export at the exact cropped size

I have a video that has 4 up-down-left-right black borders of different sizes. I want to get rid of these black borders so the exported file has the exact size of the cropped area. To do this, I ...

video premiere editing post-production adobe  
asked by Oliver 3 votes
answered by AJ Henderson 3 votes

How to use ffprobe to obtain certain information about mp4/h.264 files

I am but a lowly PHP developer that has been tasked with retrieving some basic information about 100's of thousands of video files. I've had some luck using ffmpeg extracting the video bitrate, video ...

asked by GDP 4 votes
answered by LordNeckbeard 5 votes

Can you answer this?

changing this code to check for a collision from a specific layer

I got this code from motionscript and I would like to change it to check a specific layer instead of all the layers for a collision. Maybe within the function checklayers() and then there's the if ...

after-effects after-effects-expressions  
asked by Caitlin 1 vote
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