Capturing videos from an external device, such as a camcorder.

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Capturing a firewire video feed in Leopard on a G4

I have a powerbook G4 that I loaded up with Leopard (OSX 10.5). I don't have iMovie, since the Leopard version requires an intel mac. I have a Sony Digital 8 Camcorder with firewire and usb output. ...
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How to convert HD movie from DV tapes from camera

I had one party and the camera man just recorded all the videos on mini DV tapes. Now he promised me that he will give me HD 16:9 1080p DVD for videos But i am confused how he will convert tapes to ...
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How to acquire a low latency realtime HD video image?

TL;DR: What setup would enable a Laptop or ARM based mobile system to access high res video images in realtime? For computer vision development, I need to acquire feasable high resolution video ...
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How to recover broken MJPEG AVI file after a camera crash

I was recording a video when my KODAK EASYSHARE M531 Digital Camera fell to the ground and turned off. When i turned it on nothing happened to the camera but the video file is somehow broken. ...
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How to use notebook as external video capture card

sorry if wrong session, but i've been looking everywhere and i can't find an answer. I have a youtube channel and i want to improve my recording. I use the same computer to play and record. But i ...
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Encoding multiple video streams with a single avconv invocation

I played with avconv on Ubuntu and I'm now able to e.g. record the desktop with sound from a soundcard. One thing I wanted to do was recording two video inputs at the same time, for instance the ...
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Capture card interference

I get a consistent pattern of interference on Windows 7 64 bit on composite video input on a variety of capture cards, graphics cards and even motherboard combinations. The cards are the Compro ...
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Cut video after certain time?

So I have found out how to cut a video at a specific time frame by using the following command ffmpeg -i input.wmv -ss 00:00:30.0 -c copy -t 00:00:10.0 output.wmv ffmpeg -i input.wmv -ss 30 -c copy ...
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Linux Kernel Driver for video capture

I have this EasyCap video capture thing with a USBTV007 chip and I really would like to get it working on my little linux mint 17 laptop so that I can capture video for my RC stuff. But I do not know ...
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AVerMedia Broadcaster HD not working in Windows Server 2012 R2

I have a machine running Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard equipped with an AVerMedia Broadcaster HD, when using the RECentral program it says the device is occupied and to close the conflicting ...
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MythTV: SSD recording - HDD storage

Does anyone know if it's possible to configure MythTV to store on a local SSD while recording, but on a HDD (alt. locally mounted network disk) after the recording has finished? (I'm using MythTV ...
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Software to transfer video to dvd in real time - Windows 7 x64

I have a bunch of Digital 8 tapes that I want to transfer to DVD so I can get rid of this Digital 8 camcorder. Can someone recommend some software (free or commercial) to help do the job. I've done ...
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video conversion, hdmi to vga switch to computer capture

I am trying to figure out the best way to go from a hdmi from a camcorder and a vga from a computer that both go to a switch then the output is vga and i need to go to a composite dvd recorder and i ...
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FFmpeg streaming: problems with device name

I'm trying to stream web camera and microphone in Windows using FFmpeg. First, I get my devices names (to specify -i parameter in streaming command) using a command like this: ffmpeg -list_devices ...
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Inserting Chapters / Cue Points / Bookmarks DURING video capture

I'm interested in using a camcorder to capture several hours of video footage to a computer. The overwhelming majority of the footage will be totally useless, and so I anticipate it being somewhat of ...
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Second 1394 Camera did not recognized in Ubuntu 12.04 Desktop

Here's two 1394 camera with two capture card connected to PCI slots. In MS-Windows, the company application could capture both Digital cameras as well, but in Ubuntu, Only one camera (the camera which ...
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Fixing ffmpeg latency accrued over time

I have ffmpeg/ffserver running in the following setup: 10.1.2.2 captures from video capture cards (16 channels) and streams them to an ffserver as mpeg1video 10.1.1.1/10.1.2.1 (two NICs) hosts the ...
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How to make a video capture of both a VM Host and running virtual machines?

I have the following configuration: Windows 8 Hyper-V host; Windows 8 Guest; Windows 7 Guest. What I want to do is a comparison video between Win 7 and Win 8 and how things have changed. For this ...
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Import uncompressed video from MiniDV into Windows?

How can I import video from a MiniDV player in uncompressed format to Windows? Once it's imported, will the file be viewable in both Windows and Mac [using iMovie]? If it matters, I'm using a JVC ...
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EasyCap video grabber - no colors

I have a Syntek EasyCap STK1160 video capture card and a wireless camera with colors. I've connected the receiver to the PC with the video capture card and I use VLC to view it (directshow). I'm ...
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download video from a website that uses silverlight to stream live stuff?

since it's silverlight, probably rtmpdump etc are out of the way (correct me if I am wrong.) There are tons of software to download flash, but it's silverlight... and live! I am already aware about ...
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Adobe Premiere Pro: rendered video jitter (frames jump around)

Perhaps not exactly the best forum for this as it may be slightly out-of-topic. On another hand the community is great and helpful. Using Premiere Pro CS5, my machine is well rounded and shouldn't ...
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Offloading video encoding to another processor for Live Streaming

So I've been trying to stream myself playing Starcraft 2 for community feedback and whatnot. I'm able to stream, but I suppose my hardware isn't quite fast enough to handle high quality encoding and ...
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Limit MJPEG stream bandwidth

I have a very simple webcam, but it supports MJPEG streaming. Webcam is in remote location, and that location internet connection has a very low upload speed. I can capture that MJPEG stream with ...
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How to download Pluralsight videos?

Someone must have a streamlined way to pull down Pluralsight videos without using a mobile device or screen capture utility. In the middle of watching a video, Pluralsight's site went down... they ...
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Unable to capture HD via WebCam using Cyberlink PowerDirector 11

Hardware I am using: Alienware 17, with USB connected Logitech C920, OS: Windows 10 Preview. Problem I am having with Cyberlink PowerDirector is when I am trying to Capture video, I get 3 choices ...
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Drawing on touchscreen like iPad with digital pen and recording it as video

I need to record an educational video like udacity or coursera. I want teacher to use digital pen on a touchsreen device like iPad or similar to demonstrate examples. And I need to record the iPad ...
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What is VLC doing when it changes the “video input pin”?

I have a video input card that has s-video, composite, and tuner/antenna in. I am able to view the output from this card in VLC as well as other programs. The only issue I am facing is that when I ...
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VIDIOC_STREAMON failed: Device or resource busy [VLC media player]

I 'm trying to achieve video recording from my UVC webcam, using VLC (Ubuntu 13.04). Both uvc-kernel-module and v4l2-utils are installed. I am able to detect /dev/video0 which is the only video device ...
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Microsoft Expression Encoder 4 Screen Capture in Visual Basic

How can I get Microsoft Expression Encoder 4 in Visual Basic to record the screen in wmv or mp4 video?. I've tried with Microsoft.Expression.Encoder.ScreenCapture.ScreenCaptureJob, but the record in ...
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Video filter to fix comnponent video from capture card?

I have an Aver HD DVR. I am using composite to capture video from the PS3 (since HDMI has HDCP). However, when using component video instead of HDMI, there is a slight blur or color aura around the ...
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How to Screen Capture Multiple Monitors with VLC and DirectShow?

The goal is to do a video for customers by screen capturing (preferred on a Windows 7 system but an answer for Ubuntu Linux would be helpful as well) a video, recording the audio with a microphone, ...
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On Windows 7, Creating a virtual monitor to show DVI Input

I would like to know if it is possible to create a virtual Monitor into Windows and make that virtual monitor shows the DVI Signal input into the computer using a DVI input card, which would be sent ...
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Stop motion video on Ubuntu

Is there a software to create a stop motion video with a webcam connected to my computer? All software, that is offered in the Ubuntu Store has mentions in the ratings, that it doesen't work well. I ...
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How can I find a driver for a DVR capture card with 4 ports?

I have a capture card, and the only things I can read from it are: 10104 on the board and Techwell TW6802 on the main chip. I can't find a working driver anywhere. I can accept any solution. I've ...
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Capture TV built-in tuner with HD PVR

I'm trying to capture from my inbuilt tv tuner with a Hauppauge HD PVR via component cable, but I had no success. Is this even possible without any other equipment? These are my TV outputs: Coax ...
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Is there a twisted pair standard for video+power+RS485?

I am building a PC-based security DVR. I am using Cat6 to carry the video signal (converted via balun), power, and RS-485. Is there a standard or convention for which twisted pairs I use for which? ...
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How can I affordably transfer/convert MiniDv tapes (with some weird constraints)?

I hope this question is appropriate for superuser... I have an old JVC camcorder (GR-DVL300U) and about 30 MiniDV tapes. I want to copy these to my computer and/or to DVD. However: a) There's ...