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The video sequence editor is blender's NLEs (non-linear editing system). The VSE is a timeline-based video editor in blender.

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How to render videos for twitter?

I'm trying many configurations to upload a video on Twitter. Twitter displays the following error message: "Your media file is not compatible." Which is the right format and encoding to upload ...
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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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Fading music tracks in/out (not to 0 volume) in Blender

Yes, I am aware of the answers listed here: How do I fade music in and out using Blender? But neither of them seem to work for me? I cannot get a keyframe to be inserted on just a single channel (the ...
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combining two slow motion videos in split screen

I have used the speed control effect to slow down two videos. Now I want to show the slow motion versions simultaneously in a split screen. I am able to create the split screen using the transform ...
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How to Add existing Scene to VSE?

Every .blender, file that we save, is a SCENE in itself, right? So the VSE provides a option to add a Scene. Now after adding the scene, how can I link it to an existing Scene? For example : 1. I ...
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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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Jump cut editing in the Video Sequence Editor

I would like to edit a long video, deleting parts of it. I think this type of editing is called jump cut. What would be an efficient way to do it in Blender? Just soft/hard cutting the video and sound ...
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Video Editing - Text Effect Font

Can we change the Text Effect(Video editing) font as of 2.79 version? If not, how can a text created by Text Editor be pulled into the Video Timeline Editor? Thanks, Anand
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Output edited video loss qualtiy after edit

I rendered an animation in a video in VSE. After re-rendering them into video in VSE the video lost its quality and looked blurred. (I tried higher bitrates and different formats but nothing worked). ...
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Driver not updating when rendering animation

Have you ever experienced such an issue? Driver not updating when rendering animation, but updating when single images are being rendered one by one? Case description: I created empty, linked to a ...
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VSE: Can you make a script to code in more filters? (add/multiply/subtract)

So specifically in blender you have 3 settings really: add/subtract/multiply. Image editors such as gimp give you these and a total of 21 setting. Are these settings in blender just a mashup of ...
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Effect Strip Text missing in final render in Blender Cycle

I added an Image Strip in VSE and then added text strips from Effect Strip. I chose Blend to ALpha Over in VSE properties. I have opened the Video Editing in Screen Layout. Text is visible in VSE but ...
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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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No RAM Preview for Node Editor Composite in VSE

We've seen multiple tutorials on how to optimize composites from the Node Editor for playback in the Video Sequence Editor, but for some reason we can't get our very simple green screen composite ...
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hotkeys for blend settings? (overdrop, alpha under, cross, etc)?

I'm looking specifically at the vse for this (if there are ones for the 3d viewport let me know tho). But is there a way to bind hotkeys for the "blend settings" found at the top section of any ...
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Why some viewer screens appear darker? [duplicate]

I'm new to blender, mainly using it as a video editor (editing on the VSE and using Composer for effects as chroma keying, etc.) and i'm having a problem which a really don't get. Sometimes, when I ...
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Imported VSE strips are extremely messed up

When I attempt to import an .mkv file I had rendered with blender previously the frame rate automatically ups to a thousand and the audio and video strips, which were originally about 7000 frames, ups ...
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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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VSE text transparency

I have text object fading in using alpha in material. But fade in doesn't appear in VSE prewiewer (and also in 3D view when I plaz mz scene on timeline. It only appears when I stop timeline). When I ...
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How to insert a keyframe in the VSE via script?

I have the following code in which I want to add a keyframe at two points at the end: ...
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VSE: disable snapping to frames for sound? [duplicate]

Is there any way to move a sound strip or slide its content without snapping it to the frames? It makes no sense for a sound strip to behave like that.
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Which settings does blender use for video proxies (VSE)?

I am working with the VSE for editing videos and I'd like to generate proxies (with 25% resolution). Blender is doing that kind of slow because it doesn't make use of the graphics card nor it uses ...
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How to create multiple Scene strips of 3d objects in the vse?

The basic question: Say I have 3 text objects I madeup in the 3d view, how do I insert those as 3 different strips in the vse? Each strip showing only 1 object, freely moveable across the timeline. ...
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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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how to use a movie in the background and a move in the foreground putting them into one movie

I have not played with Blender in a while, and if I did know how to do this, I forgot. I got a video that has some "black screen" behind a person, and I am using that as a "green screen" and place ...
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How to apply a property to multiple keyframes? 2D masking/strips/vse

Hi so I'm making a 2d mask to apply to strips in the vse. ANd I made a ton of keyframes for said mask...basic movement and transformation. After I made this though, I realize I want to scale the mask ...
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VSE: how to zoom in on image without pixel blur? [duplicate]

edit: i think this might be a solution? But I don't understand how to do it can anyone help? i open a new scene and...then im stuck "This really bugged me, but I got a solution: Create a new scene, ...
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How do I resize colour effect strips in the VSE?

I need to be able to resize the effect strip "Colour" in the VSE, which is defaulting to full screen size, and I can find no options to resize it to be smaller and occupy the exact part of the video I ...
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Cannot add scene strip in VSE

I want to add a scene strip in the Video Sequence Editor but the list of scenes is empty despite a scene existing and having a camera. See the image below. Can it be some bad combination of settings ...
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Putting a greenscreened actor over a 3D model

I already have all of the tracking and keyframing and stuff done using the tools in blender, and I know you can add a 3D object into your video by clicking the "Set as Background" button in the movie ...
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iphone X Camera Preset?

Hi I'm shooting on an iPhone X trying to track my footage. I don't know the iPhone X's camera info and am having trouble finding info that looks like should be putting into blender. If you have the ...
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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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Zoom in/out transition in Blender

Does anyone know how to create this zoom transition in Blender? I don't know how to create directional blur and the Gaussian blur doesn't do what i want. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nl1jjCDrP8w
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Python script for adding images always puts in the first file in the folder. How do I fix this?

I have some code (with elements from here) that should work but gives me a weird error. I import images in strips inside a while loop. The images imported are defined via the frame_range_ parameters. ...
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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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“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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optimal transcoding format (3d viewport and VSE)?

1080p workspace. Not sure if I use the correct words or not to describe things, bear with me. Due to pc limitations I need to render out a project in the VSE premature so its easier to deal with. The ...
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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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Blender VSE track/clip increase waveform height

I want to create an animation based on audio, so seeing the waveform is helpful. How can I increase the vertical size of an audio clip in the timeline without increasing the size of the timeline ...
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How to use 3d LUT for strips in the video sequential editor?

How to use 3d LUT for strips in the video sequential editor? I know that there is no such function. But I think it's possible to create an addon. How can this be done? I do not know the blender api ...
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VSE: How to crop specific segment of a video?

I'm dealing with a 1080p workspace and 1080p video footage. I need a segment where I crop the segment of a specific strip so its just of the girl in the picture below. So going from picture one... .....
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How to improve the Annoying Orange effect?

I'm working on a project that is using the annoying orange technique. It works fine but the mouth is surrounded by that shadow. I know it due to the feather of the mask I'm using. Do you guys have ...
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Ignoring a channel when removing gaps in the VSE

I've got this: I want to remove that gap, moving all strips to the right up to fill it. Normally I can do this by pressing backspace, but I can't do that here because of the audio track above --- ...
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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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Can a mask hide only one object and not the others?

I want to make the word "SECRET" disappear behind the horizon. That is, I need a mask for the lower half of the image, but if I do this, it also hides the sea..! How can I accomplish this?
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tracked overlay image on live video

I tried transparent overlay image of eye on my eye surgery video on the VLC media. Of course the image was stationery and the eye in video was mobile .Can I make a 2D or 3D image overlay on the video ...
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White background turning grey during video creation

I use filmic color management and cycles. I have done a 360° turntable animation and created 120 PNG frames (8 bits) with pure white background. However, when I create a video from this PNG sequence ...
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Create a “global” value for multiple settings

Is it possible to create a single variable or defined value that can be used in multiple places -- and even in multiple ways? Frame example: ** I would like to identify frame 250 as such a value. ...