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The process and techniques used when storing moving images, sound, metadata and other streams as a digital file.

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Quality loss in black&white conversion

First of all, I hoped I'm not asking a duplicate of some question (I didn't find any). I'm currently editing a short-movie, and the main part of it is black and white. We recorded it in colors, so I'...
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Why when I select FFmpeg option for rendering a video the encoding tab does not showing up? [duplicate]

I'm trying to render an animation in blender 2.79 I have selected FFmpeg video in output and I need to select codecs etc but there is no encoding tab showing up under this but only freestyle. please ...
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“Unsupported channel layout” Error, when trying to render with AAC-Audio

I try to render a Video with Blender's video editor. Under Output I set FFmpeg video as file format. Under Render I set Container...
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Change Encoding Settings through Python API

I need help with the python api for setting the video encoding in Blender 2.79a. I have already set the output type to FFMPEG via: ...
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ASCII FBX files are not supported

When attempting to import an FBX file that is ASCII encoded, it produces an error "ASCII FBX files are not supported" requiring the files to be converted to hex before import. The only solution I can ...
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Blenderc 2.79 encoder panel missing

The encoding panel is missing. Tried Blender settings reset then reopened, but still no encoding panel or preview.
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Lossless video output is overbrighted

I am rendering a video with overlayed PNG sequence (clouds with alpha channel). Output settings are mp4, h.264 (Lossless). But final video is overbrighted, however if I change h.264 to PNG codec, it ...
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What numerical CRF values do the assorted output qualities correspond to in the ffmpeg video encoding options

Blender 2.79 added the ability to encode video using ffmpeg's CRF (constant rate factor) technique. I assume this is controlled by the Output quality setting in the Encoding subpanel. Unfortunately, ...
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How do I get H264 on my render formats? [duplicate]

I have used blender before, but h264 is not showing up any way to get it on?
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Video Codecs missing in Blender 2.79 [duplicate]

Ever since I updated from Blender 2.77 to 2.79, my Codec menu in the Render tab looks like this: . I'd like to render a scene in H.264 and I have no idea why it is missing in the menu. This doesn't ...
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Exporting video to .mov in Blender 2.79

In the past, Blender (at least the Mac version) has had the ability to encode video files as .mov, the format used by Quicktime Player. However, with Blender 2.79 this feature seems to have vanished, ...
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Why is my video not YouTube streamable format?

Whenever I upload a video to YouTube, it tells me that I should use a "streamable format" so my videos will upload faster. After I've uploaded the video, often it will play at low resolutions and 1080,...
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Timestamps unset for encoded video, a future bug?

joining audio and video together (both exported from the VSE of blender) using this ffmpeg line: ffmpeg -i input.avi -i input.flac -c copy output.mkv I receive ...
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Can I use ffmpeg audio filters on encoding?

ffmpeg has a ton of audiofilters available, and for a current project I need a compressor on the audio mix (not on separate tracks, just at the end during the encoding process). Is there a way to ...
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Lossless 10-bit colorspace (yuvj420p) video output

Using GoPro footage which are in 10-bit color space (yuvj420p), and using Blender as a video editor, the output seems to always be in 8-bit color space. How can I preserve the 10-bit color space? ...
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How do I export audio in a video that is purposefully loud and distorted? (VSE)

I am editing a video in Blender's Video Sequence Editor (VSE) and I have a lot of audio that is loud, distorted, and clipping. This is intentional. However, when I render my final video, all the ...
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VSE isn't multi-threading

Whenever I render a video using the blender video editor only one core is ever used at any time. I have an 8 core CPU(FX-9590) yet regardless of whether blender is set to auto detect or a fixed 8 ...
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Timebase error when encoding

I am using Blender's Video Sequence Editor and it won't let me render it. The error message... Timebase 20999/500000 not supported by MPEG 4 standard, the maximum admitted value for the Timebase ...
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Timebase error when encoding mp4 file [duplicate]

I am using Blenders Video Sequence Editor and it won't let me render it. The message: Timebase 20999/500000 not supported by MPEG 4 standard, the maximum admitted value for the Timebase ...