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Top new questions this week:

Similar to "levels adjustment" brightness improvement with ffmpeg

I'm composing a video from set of 16bit tiff pictures. The pictures are very dark, and needs to be brightened. Currently I'm applying -vf "mp=eq2=1.0:1.0:0.3:1.0:1.0:1.0:1.0:1.0" filter to make ...

ffmpeg color-correction filter  
asked by Vasilly.Prokopyev 1 vote
answered by LordNeckbeard 2 votes

How to automate the rendering of all possible combinations of a composition in Adobe After Effects?

I have a composition used to display current scores for a match on a tournament. It shows the two teams banners on both sides and their current scores underneath them. The scene also has various ...

video after-effects automation  
asked by FrHo 1 vote
answered by AJ Henderson 1 vote

Layer dimensions in after effects

How can I find the dimensions in pixels of a layer in adobe after effects.

after-effects post-production  
asked by GiantCowFilms 1 vote
answered by Professor Sparkles 0 votes

How do I log footage correctly?

I have a shoebox full of minidv tapes and I need to start capturing and logging them. Of course I want to get it right from the start. How should I log the footage? I'm talking more about technique ...

asked by Andrew Welch 1 vote
answered by AJ Henderson 0 votes

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 teh exact size of the cropped area. To start doing ...

video premiere editing post-production adobe  
asked by Oliver 1 vote
answered by AJ Henderson 1 vote

What are the key PC specs for best editing GoPro Hero3 videos?

My wife bought a GoPro Hero3 for some simple home video: kids, holidays, etc. The problem is that some videos are not playing very well on our old PCs. We want to buy a new one for video editing. As ...

editing hardware  
asked by Jevgeni Smirnov 2 votes
answered by AJ Henderson 2 votes

2GB vs 4GB Graphics card Memory for playback and encoding of Videos in Adobe Premiere CC

While looking into buying a new graphics card for the editing, live playback and encoding of videos in the new 64bit Premiere Pro CC, I was wondering about: 1) how and when a graphics card's ...

video premiere hardware encoding  
asked by Sam 2 votes
answered by Professor Sparkles 3 votes
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