Questions tagged [video-sequence-editor]

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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Blue line in the Image Strip not showing

When I click and drag the little arrow; the blue line showing the real lenght of frames dones't appear. It does with all tutos I watched but with me! Why?
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how to match deinterlaced video to audio using Blender VSE

I have a single audio-video strip in VSE which has video part 2x longer than audio. I can not deinterlace it and have proper av-sync. Here is a more detailed description: I'm using last Blender 2.73 ...
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add titles using the VSE

I want to add titles to a video (like the titles in the end of Sintel) using the blender video editor. I made a long Image using GIMP and I want to scroll it in the end of the video. Probably I need ...
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Can I create a timer overlay for a video file to use in the VSE? How?

I need to create a text overlay on my video file showing a timer started and stopped at certain times during the clips length. All tutorials I found on creating text or titles to be used in the VSE ...
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Can't find the Modifier section in Strip properties to use curves

I am using Blender to do video editing, for most part it has been great. I have been using these tutorials : As you can see from the video there seems to be Modifier section in properties of the ...
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fading an adjustment layer

I'm trying to add a color adjustment to a strip in the VSE and got that working fine, but I'd like it to fade in and out rather than hard stops and when I add the cross or gamma cross, it just fades ...
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VSE, python API: get time point in video file under marker

There is a scene in Video Sequence Editor with several video strips one after another in time. Each strip corresponds to a video file. Along the timeline I have several markers. What I'd like to do ...
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Blender VSE - speed control and cross effect at the same time

I try to use cross effect between two stripes and set speed control effect to one of these stripes , only one of these effects works (the one which is on the top).
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How to create a shape in the UV image editor for using as a mask in VSE?

I'm using Blender for editing desktop recordings that I make using Open Broadcaster software. I would like to highlight areas of the screen to draw attention to them by surrounding them with a red ...
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Change or update audio start with video texture start frame

I am looking for a way to link the video texture start frame with the audio start frame in the video sequencer. My intention is as follows Import multiple movies as Image plane in Blender Then ...
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Blender VSE Renders audio/video out of sync

I've seen a few other posts in various places about this problem. But having tried all the ones I've found I'm not sure what else to do. My problem is that Blender renders my video out of sync with ...
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How to move or slide an image in VSE

I would like to know if there is a way to make an image move or slide to another point using the video editor.
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How to join two areas using python?

I'm working on a script which should add a trim mode to the sequencer. The preview area is split into two preview areas, until the trimming has finished and the two areas are joined again, but I can't ...
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How to edit vertical Video in VSE?

I add video (shot in verticle mode) in VSE the video shows horizontal Change put put resolution to vertical frame Height 1280 px Width 720 px Add effects Strip Transform and input Rotation value -...
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Is it possible to change frame rate by interpolation in blender?

I know Blender does not yet support interpolating frames using any sort of motion detection etc., but is there a simple interpolation routine that uses say alpha blending of adjacent frames to ...
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How to render video in H.265 HEVC?

I am able to edit H.265 movies in VSE by adding them like any other movie. Does anyone know how to render a resulting project in H.265 using Blender? I've tested v2.72b on Ubuntu 15, as well as the ...
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import video strip VSE into the 3d image plane

Can i import a strip from VSE editor and add it in an image plane as a texture?
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Is it possible to automatically move other strips while dragging another strip?

Imagine you click a drag a strip on the sequencer. When the strip comes in contact with another strip I think it would be useful if the stationary strip would adjust around the influence of the strip ...
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How come when I render my animation, the audio is clipped when I stitch together the pieces?

I have a slow computer, and I have an animation of 4400 frames. If I render all at once, it would crash. So I made this Python script to try to help me: ...
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Video preview plays at old frame rate after changing it

How I found this problem: First, I opened Blender. Then, I opened the "Video sequence editor." Since I knew I would be working with videos at 60FPS, I changed the frame rate from 24 to 60 FPS in the ...
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Compositing video layers in 3D space

Here's what I need to do. I have a footage of a street. I want to add several people walking. Each person was shot using chroma. I understand how to remove the green using nodes. I understand how to ...
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Why are my video renders pixelated?

I hope you can see how pixelated the face is. But the video file that is being used pre-render is very clear, and I can't figure out why blender is outputting such low quality. Here's the information ...
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Custom Drag and Drop for importing .srt files

I made Subsimport that lets users import .srt files into the VSE. I'd like to improve it by allowing users to drag .srt files into the timeline instead of having to click the "Import" button. Does ...
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Delete time from video project

I want to delete the frames between 100 and 200 from my project and have all strips automatically shift to compensate (thus, pre-delete frame 200 automatically would become post-delete frame 101 ...
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Transition from one background to another as object moves in front of camera

I have a mesh object passing in front of a camera; the camera is locked in a fixed upward view. The background to the scene is a sky full of moving procedural clouds. I believe the node setup is ...
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Cameras' Timecodes Within VSE?

I recently started working with Blender in order to do some video editing for a research project. In it, we are using multiple GoPro cameras to capture the same scene from different angles. ...
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Importing mp4 into blender

I am having trouble importing an mp4 into blender. The mp4 was created using Android Debug Bridge screen record feature. When I drag the video in, the first and most obvious problem, is that it says ...
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VSE: How to Speed up the Preview of Image Strips?

The Issue Is there any way to speed up the preview of image strips in the video sequence editor? Unfortunately, the preview in the VSE is very choppy and indicates that it runs at only a few frames ...
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Color differs from Cycles render in Video Sequence Editor

I've made a space scene, rendered it in cycles, and saved the animation frames as .png pictures. Than I used the Video Sequence Editor for making a video out of these pictures. But the result of the ...
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Set the default Blend Type

When I add any strip to Blender's Video Sequence Editor, the default Blend Type is Cross. Is it possible to change the default ...
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Visualize Speed Control Effect Strip

Is there a way to visualize the effect of a Speed Control (SC) in the VSE? For example if I use a SC with a Multiply Speed value of 1.5 I want to see in the movie strip or maybe with a marker where ...
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VSE: How to automatically snap the cursor to the selected strip?

Is it possible to automatically snap the cursor to the start (or end) of the selected strip? I know that I can manually move the cursor and if I keep pressing Ctrl it will snap to the start and end of ...
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2.8 how to restore timeline cursor jump to left click

in older versions of blender you could just click anywhere in the timeline and the cursor would jump to where you clicked, instead now it defaults to box select. how do I change it back so i can ...
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How the speed it up a portion of a video, and also all of it?

I just started yesterday with Blender, so this is maybe a basic question. I have already seen how to speed it a whole video using "effect strip - speed control". The problem I am trying is when I try ...
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VSE proxy custom directory

Imagine you want to edit a documentary film in Blender and you have hundreds of 4K video files. Generating multiple proxies at once is possible now in Blender but challenging, you cannot import 200 ...
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Automatically inherit an imported video's encoding

I use the Visual Sequence Editor to compile highlights from my aerial drone. After editing the source(s), I want the exported video to have the same dimensions, fps, encoding, and quality as the ...
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Zoom Background Image in the VSE

Blender 2.74: When "Use Backdrop" is checked in the VSE, we can see the video clips in the background of the VSE; the clips will adjust to the size of the VSE, they'll be "full frame". I'm trying to ...
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NLE - Workflow for editing one big video clip containing many sequences

I'm not sure what would be a good way to edit a big video clip containing many distinct sequences. Before starting to put the final video together, I'd like to cut the individual sequences, give ...
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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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Making video strip end at its last frame after speed modifier is applied?

I have 60 fps video and I want to scale it down to 30 fps: I add Speed Control strip Uncheck Stretch to input strip length ...
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how to retrieve movie clip details with a script?

I primarily use blender as a video sequence editor for existing movie clips. Generally I want to remove a few frames and then render the movie with the same output format as the movie clip that I am ...
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Video Sequence Editor: Is it possible to specify default strip properties?

I use the VSE produce sermon footage involving usually about 50 slides, which use mostly the same properties. Is there a way to specify default values for Blend Mode, Image Offset, and Length so I don'...
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How to apply same keyframes properties on mupltiple strips in VSE?

I do video editing in blender for youtube, and I find my self repeating same stuff again and again because I don't know how do I apply same keyframe properties to multiple strips and it became very ...
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How to get all keyframes for selected strip in python?

Suppose we have an image strip in VSE and it has 2 keyframes for its opacity. How can I edit the values of each one of them via python?
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Preparing 29.97 and 30 fps video for VSE

I have two videos I want to edit together, both are single long takes of the same event, taken from different angles with different cameras. One is from an older Sony camcorder, 29 minutes long, ...
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Cannot load movie files on Ubuntu

I am starting to use Blender to edit videos on Linux. What it's wrong if I add a movie in avi format and it only works on Windows but not on Linux? In Linux it says that file cannot be loaded. If ...
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Is there a way to “push” other clips in the VSE?

I have a number of clips in the video editor, and I want to rearrange them. Is there a way to grab and move a clip, so it'll push the other clips behind to make space for it? E.g.: I want to ...
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How to add an animated time controlled text effect to the VSE

I'm trying to edit videos for my dance group. What I'd like to be able to do is have an overlay that I can set the B.P.M (beats per minute) and I can display a simple metronome + counter over the ...
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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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Poor performance with h.264 VSE

Sorry if this is a noob question but I started using Blender today as a free video editor and now that I'm rendering my project, it's taking a lot longer than I was expecting. The project is ...

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