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How to keep EXIF data in a DSLR video after editing / compressing with Photoshop CC?

So I have a bunch of home video files with my kids and family. I want to do some edits like text overlay, music backgrounds etc and also compress them using Photoshop CC. However, after compressing or ...
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Why does FFmpeg append blank black video to the end of my MP4 files when compressed from MOV?

I have several large MOV files that I want to compress to MP4. Unfortunately, when I use FFmpeg, it appends lots of black (blank) video at the end. (The destination file is longer than the source ...
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How to convert DV to robust compressed video file for editing later

I have 60Gb of DV footage that I need to store, but 60Gb is WAY too big. I need to transcode it to a lossy format, but I need the resulting video to be robust such that it can be easily edited with a ...
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compressing video with ffmpeg while maintaining high frame rate

Update: I watched the output video on a different machine and it was fine. The issue must've been with the program I was using to watch the video. Nevermind. I'm trying to compress videos taken with ...
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Stream videos from a server with “youtube-like” compression

I would like to host some videos on a site for a small audience (under 50 people), and don't want to use a site like YouTube or Vimeo, however I would like to have the same kind of load speeds for the ...
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Using hardware compression for webcam in Linux

I have a Logitech C615. I am assuming that if I configure mencoder just right, or perhaps v4l2, mencoder will use the native hardware compression of the web cam, and not try and decode and ...
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Lossless screen video capturing

Can you capture/record a video playing on the screen using a recording software(or your custom code) such that every pixel is recorded and there is no loss of information ?
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How do I compress a 200MB MOD video file?

My grandpa sends me this huge 200MB video file and asks me to compress it. I bet that there are many ways I can do this. For instance, just guessing some ideas: Use an online conversion tool ...
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Convert old videos to have smaller sizes

I have some videos from a few years ago,with various formats, such as avi, mpg, wmv, rm, rmvb, .... Their sizes are huge(more than 500 MB, and sometimes > 1GB). Given there may likely be some ...
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How do I compress my video without compromising it too much

Alright, i'm down to crunch time. I have a video that I have rendered out for something I have to turn in. The submission requires that it be At Most: 200 MB and be one of the following formats: ...
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271 views

How do I compress multiple videos for the web using a Mac?

I'm uploading some videos to Google + and it's taking forever! So I'd like to compress the videos so they don't take so long to upload. I am aware that quicktime has a compression feature to upload ...
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Accelerated Video Compression

What is a GPU/software combination that does efficient/high-speed conversion from Motion JPEG to any high-compression/high-quality codec without using a lot of CPU? I'm working on a dSLR video ...
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Why does lossless video compression cause the file size to go way up?

I have a 200MB AVI that I'm trying to add hardsubs to. I'm using VirtualDub to do it. I selected the H264 lossless codec for compression. The resulting file is 800MB. Why does this happen? Is there a ...
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How to install x264 for use with ffdshow

x264 isn't showing in ffdshow. I downloaded x264.exe. What am I supposed to do with it so that x264 will show in ffdshow?
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quicktime movie takes long time to load

I have a 49.1 mb quicktime movie file. It's embedded in some object/embed html tags. When page loads, I have it set to autoplay. Problem is it takes 16 seconds for the video to begin playing. I would ...
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Batch AVI encoding (xVid/mp3)

I'm looking for some way to batch-encode Uncompressed AVI (with PCM audio) videos recorded with my digital camera. I've been using VirtualDub, but I can't find an automated/batch way to do it. I ...
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How to extract frames using ffmpeg?

I have a .avi file with me. How can I extract all the frames from it using ffmpeg?
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Best video codec to store my own collection

I think this question has already been asked but with different flavours. My problem resised in the fact that my camera (Canon G9) creates video with almost raw codec (I think it's plain old MPEG) so ...
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Video compression artifacts in Flash

This only started happening in the past two days, which seems very odd to me. Everything worked flawlessly up until now, and I use my my computer as my primary TV. Flash video from Hulu and Amazon, ...
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Reduce FLV file size

I have successfully converted an AVI file to FLV, but it's too large a file. How can I reduce it's file size without editing out any portions of its content?
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What are the differences between the various video formats?

MP4, WMV, AVI, OGG, etc. What are the differences between them, how supported are they in different platforms, and what are the advantages of each one?