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Questions related to video files in Blender. Anything from loading a video into the 3D view(as a background image) to exporting an animation is acceptable.

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Speed control works on small video, not on large

I am trying to speed up the video on a 17 minute (2.1GB) clip I recorded on my phone (29.97 FPS, 1920x1080, total bitrate >17000 kbps in case it matters). I selected the video strip, then did ...
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what is the best file format for an entire 3d scene complete with animation and mechanical support? [on hold]

by mechanical support, i mean something like a gear turning/animating, which connect to maybe another gear or many gears, which pulls a rope and lifts up a drawbridge for a castle? Something where we ...
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Rendering animation as stills or MP4?

I have an architectural animation of about 400 frames ( a part of a larger compilation). At about two minutes per frame, it will take more than thirteen hours so, I was going to connect a second ...
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Which video format should I use to render out 2d animation [on hold]

Ok so I'm trying to make 2d animation, but when it comes to rendering I don't know what format should I use, it will be no longer than 5 minutes and probably will be distributed online let's say it ...
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360 Video Environment

I am making an animation in which I need to have a 360 video in the background as the environment texture in World panel instead of an HDRi. Is there any way to so this? Thanks.
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Extreme Video stretching in the VSE

I rendered a 10 second animation with 230 frames, but when I uploaded it into the video sequence editor in the exact same blend file it got stretched to 6 minutes making it off sync with the music. ...
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Video Texture on a complex surface

If there is a noob forum I can post to in the future, please let me know, I am just learning Blender. I was hoping to play a video clip on a surface other than a flat plane (for example a sphere or ...
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video blender editor move blender file to the new folder and missing the videos at blender vse

fast responds please this my examination videos , please. i just set the videos and audio at the blender video editing then i after 7 hour of put strip audio for dubbing i move the blender file from ...
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How to make working security cameras?

I am rendering a cctv room where theres a camera looking at an object and output its view on a screen Heres a simple setup as a quick visualization. The Camera on the right sees the cube and output ...
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3D Tracking an object that follows camera motion

I have a unique scene that I am attempting to solve for motion. It is some aerial footage of a camera following a moving train along a track. The camera is basically flying alongside the train from a ...
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How should I retouch videos (repaint areas)?

Let's say I have video on some frames of which I have some objects that I would like to cover up. I would put video on plane as texture and put some objects in 3D scene before this plane and move them ...
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Doubled image while projecting video on surface

I created plane, I did't modify it. Then created material, and texture, selected video as texture. And I got video forked into two parts by diagonal.
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How to add and play video in the 3d viewport?

Hi so I'm familiar with how to add images to the 3d viewport as planes. But can anyone explain how you would input a video into the 3d viewport such that you can play it in realtime? My intent would ...
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Why doesnt the .avi file not play rendered animation but blender does?

So I just finished rendering a slow motion animation using the video sequence editor and at 500 samples. It took quite some time.. anyways... I went to the video file it exported and it shows 10 ...
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Copying mask key frames but different shape

can I copy keyframes of one mask to another but with different starting shape? I need to move it only in x-axis and y-axis, I mean no need to further change the shape. Just to like parent this mask of ...
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How to downscale from 4k to 1080P

I have a video in 4k that i would like to downscale to 1080p. What i want to do is having the video with the same quality and carachteristics as the original but at 1080p. I have tried the following: ...
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Blender video editing cut but use original encoding

I want use Blender to cut out some scenes from a video and save in original encoding format. Cut only no rendering, no encoding. What I have to do ?
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Video As a Texture?

I'm looking to create a cube on which I can overlay video as a texture. I have tried importing the video as planes and create the cube in that way, but I am not receiving the results that I need. ...
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Why do my flames look horizontally stretched when rendered?

I have a scene where I want a car to look like it is on fire as I drive by it. When changing to RenderMode, my motion track looks good (enough). It is in the right location and does not move ...
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Video: Use Python, Find Frame Time

I'd like to take a video playing at 30 fps (most of the time...sometimes 29.97 or 60 fps) and create a starting keyframe...sort of "stopwatch" style "go" button, and then be able to use python to know ...
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Facial MOCAP using a video recordered by me

I recorded a video of me doing some facial expressions. In this video have some points of references to create some markers. With these markers I clicked on Link Empty do Tracks and I would like to ...
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Video Transition? 3 Parts of a Pic?

first of all sry for my bad english. :/ I want to know if there ist any tutorial for Blender to made an Transition VideoSequence or something for a Twitch/Stream Szene change, dont know if Transition ...
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Strange shift on pixel row while compressing video with alpha channel

I came here because when i export my render in AVI Raw (RGBA) i got some render issues. There is some kind of 1 pixel shift in some pixel row : You might need to zoom to see it This problem doesn't ...
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Sharpen a section of a video?

I did a video shoot of a panel discussion. There are four people on the panel. Two to the left are in focus, two to the right are not. Is there a way to isolate the people to the right (not in focus) ...
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How to get a repeating, progressing forward backward sequence of a video file?

My goal is to edit a video automatically, so that there are small parts reapeating in forward and backward motion with variable part lengths. The sequence of frames for part length 1 would be: 1 2 3 2 ...
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Offset of sound and images in the video edition

In my work flow, I re-open my blender file for work in video editing. All my time line is offset, the video play the sequence and the sound is in advance of 80 frames. How to fix that ?
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Way to use x264vfw codec with blender?

Can I use x264vfw with blender as the render codec? I installed it.....don't see it popping up in blender tho? there specific settings to enable it? I was told blender uses ffmpeg. So it won't use ...
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Don't have H.264 as a video output format option [duplicate]

I don't seem to have H.264 as a video output format option. I need it to be able to put out video in RGBA (so with an alpha channel). Tutorials on YouTube all have H.264 available, but not my Blender. ...
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Don't autocrop video when having different dimensions of videos

Lets say I want to have an video with 1000x1000px dimensions. My source video is FullHD (1920x1080) and if I paste it into my Video Editing Screen it gets automatically cropped to fit the desired ...
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Using driver for Speed Control effect

I have added a driver for the speed control effect on my sequence of frames. I want the rendered video to move sinusoidally back and forth through my frames. My driver seems to be working properly ...
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Video on “Empty Image” doesnt show in Render?

I added in different random videos (behold first screenshot) on an Empty Image Plane to see if it was the video or its position but the rendered view doesnt show my video even though it runs fine in ...
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Green screening in Compositor

I am trying to remove the the green background from a video clip and every clip that I remove the green from makes part of the non-green object see-through. Anybody have a easy solution to fix this? ...
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The Video I assigned to a Material is not running, where is the problem?

I rendered a shadeless version of the Animation i made and want to now set it into the TV in my animation so that there is a 2D version of the same scene running in the TV. You can already see the ...
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Tracked background does not show in final render.

I created a camera tracking animation: a dinosaur walking in my street. Everything worked fine until I deleted the video background and added a new one. In render view I can see the result I want: my ...
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Blender Video Sequence editor taking all memory and crashing

My computer has 8 GB RAM but is not able to render a 720p 2D video in Blender but my older computer was able to render much heavier videos, having only 4GB Ram; I was running Windows and Sony Vegas ...
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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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Video editing performance

I'm trying to edit a video using Blender and the video playback is really slow for some reason. The input video is 3 AVI clips all resampled to 25fps. They were all different framerates, so I used ...
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Video editing/face replace [closed]

I'm new to Blender but want to edit video,I need to replace faces. I will cut face from picture and put there. Found this Overlaying an image to cover a face in a video? but don't get it. Can't found ...
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Blender 2.79b not using full AMD GPU (RX550)

I think I may have solved the problem. GPU Usage is still really low but buffering is much better after creating a proxy for the video stipe. I am having an issue rendering & skimming through ...
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No FFmpeg Video In Panel (ver 2.79) in Fedora Linux [duplicate]

I am a beginner and have managed to create "Star Wars Crawl" in version 2.79 on Fedora 27, but cannot see any FFmpeg output option. I have gstreamer and VLC installed and can properly play MP4 ...
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Procedural Text in Video Sequence Editor

I was wondering if there is a way to create procedural text in the text Effect Strip. Something so I can clearly see the name of images shown, the frame of the video, and the time in an video sequence....
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Strange new Blender Video editor Hard Cut change?

Whenever I Shift + K or Hard cut a clip, the second half of the clip appears greyed out/slightly transparent on the timeline and doesn't play at all in the viewport. It didn't use to do this, it's ...
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Lock displayed frame interval to time

As you can see in image below, I'm using Blender for Video Editing, displaying vse, timeline, dopesheet and graph editor. I have locked time in all of the windows. You can see the green line set in ...
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How do I find where I rendered my images? [duplicate]

I rendered my animation as an image sequence. I can't find the images so I can render them into a video. How do I find them so I can make them an image strip?
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Animation looks fine when rendered as frames but pale when rendered as video :c

I've made a little animation and rendered it, everything's fine. But when I try to render it as a video instead of as frames, the resulting video looks very pale in color compared to the original ...
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How to add motion blur to already rendered image sequence?

I have an image sequence that I need to make less choppy. I didn't add it while rendering. I know there is a script for it here. but I am not sure if it's the best way to go at it. Any thoughts?
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How can I automate this kind of Blender 2D animations?

I've started using blender VSE only for now, as my essential tooling for creating this kind of free educational resources for children: My Video example And I'm asking you about a way to automate ...
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I cannot find video editing in the sequence layout [duplicate]

I cannot find video editing in the sequence layout. I have already rendered the images I just need to turn them into a movie format.
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Is it possible to save animation as frame by frame to edit?

I'm pretty sure this is not a duplicate question been look for this for a month now. I'm planning to make animations with blender and heard of the grease pencil thing but I need to make 3d ...
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How can I overlay 3 Images on a Video with the compositor?

I have a Problem with the compositor. Actually I cut 3 Clips to one Video and tracked the faces from the first and the second clip. The first Clip is the Video with Jim Carrey what is love where they ...