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Is it possible to autocrop black borders of a video with ffmpeg?

I think it has a "blackness" video filter, which can determine if a picture sequence is black. Maybe it also has a filter to determine crop values automatically to remove black borders form edges of a ...
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MAC Rename files and move them automatically scripting

I want a shell script that runs on a Mac, that when ran, looks for a few things and transfers video files to a specific location on another drive. So when I put in an SD card, I want the script to ...
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Renaming with exiftool: how to deal with missing tags?

I'm dealing with an unorganized, big group of media files, captured using several different cameras and camcorders, and I'd like to use exiftool in a bash script to rename each file with its creation ...
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Script creation of a video from images while specifying how long to show each image?

There seem to be several ways to convert images to videos, but they all appear to just let you show each video a fixed amount of time. Does anybody know of a way to script the creation of a video from ...
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A scripting language for videos

I'm searching for a way to to create a video sequence with something like a scripting language. The goal is to automate the process of generating a script which describes something like: place video ...
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960 views

Batch video presenting (playing, pausing, going to specific time, …) in Linux

Is it possible to write an action file (e.g. a script) that plays some video files? I need it to be programmable to automatically perform these actions: start from a specific time play up to a ...
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324 views

Using WGET to Get All of the .mov Files from Diggnation

I'm trying to download every single episode of Diggnation using WGET to grab the small QuickTime movies. It would be too tiring to go through every single page to download them. Here's what I'm ...
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Playback random section from multiple videos changing every 5 minutes

I'm setting up the A/V for a holiday party this weekend and have an idea that I'm not sure how to implement. I have a bunch of Christmas movies (Christmas Vacation, A Christmas Story, It's a ...