I would like to make a flipbook from a movie I made on my Mac. Is there any software that will extract, say 100 representative frames from 2 minutes of motion, or do I need to make screenshots manually?
ffmpeg should do the trick with something like
should take one still every 10 seconds and a total of 50 frames (r is the interval) and vframes is the number
I'd suggest the ffmpeg documentation for further finetuning
You need to install ffmpeg so here's the install guide for installing ffmpeg from source, though you can install ffmpegx and grab the ffmpeg binary from there instead, or get it from fink or macports
I've been using MPlayer for capturing still frames:
And ImageMagick for combining the images: