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Handbrake - DVDs to MP4 - Bob Deinterlace to 25fps or 50fps?

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 10:46:20 GMT

Hi all, I've been converting DVDs to MP4s using handbrake ( for many years and have always used Bob deinterlacing and left the Framerate as "Same as source / Variable". For PAL content this results in a 25fps MP4. I understand the basics of...

ffmpeg Creating slideshow from images fails

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 09:08:44 GMT

Good Morning... I do not know what has happened to my old script but when I use ffmpeg ( to create a slideshow from images is creates the length of the input framerate at the output frame rate but only for the first image. I am using: Code: ---------...


Mon, 19 Feb 2018 09:00:28 GMT

What are the gains of upgrading from a 4th generation processor/motherboard to a 7th/8th generation? Does a similar speed, but newer generation processor perform noticeably faster?

How can I get a Smithsonian Channel website CC subtitle.

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 03:08:08 GMT

Hi, every specialist here. I failed to download a CC subtitle. This is the website url: I get a vtt file address from the source code of this page. ...

Questions/issues with youtube dl gui 1.63

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 03:02:52 GMT

So, I grabbed the latest version to use on my laptop while I'm away. But I seem to be having some issues with it. Obviously, I'm not at home to test these things with my desktop, so perhaps it is my laptop and the way I've set it up. I've now tried three different times and three different folders....

Add GPS to mp4

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 00:33:29 GMT

Is there an easy way to add GPS data to videos so google photos can read them? I've tried numerous tools from EXIF tool to Lightroom etc and can't get google photos to read the GPS data. I understand this maybe an issue with google photos but thought others may have had some luck doing this....

Re-authored DVD files play out of order with VLC

Sun, 18 Feb 2018 23:17:57 GMT

From time to time I have a DVD with bad small files (BUP, IFO) and so I re-author with Toast ( These are soccer games so usually there are two halves with the first half being VOB1_1 and 1_2 and the second half being VOB2_1 and 2_2. But the re-authored...

Overlaping video effect without deaming

Sun, 18 Feb 2018 20:08:20 GMT

Hello all, I like to have a special video effect where many frames for let say 2 or 5 seconds are overlapping each other. The camera will be focusing on a fix point and if for example a bird or any other fast moving objects is passing it will leave a trail of the same moving subject with a...

Can anyone see a difference from these 3Mbps 7.5Mbps 9Mbps captures?

Sun, 18 Feb 2018 16:07:55 GMT

I've uploaded 3 commercials captured at 3Mbps, 7.5Mbps and 9Mbps. The source is 720p (1280x720 at 60fps - that's what the source detection was reading from the capture) and the capture is set to the same as the source aside from my bitrate settings. On my monitor 20" wide screen Asus, I...

Help with configuration of a computer for 4K

Sun, 18 Feb 2018 09:21:11 GMT

I will need to upgrade to a new computer for editing 4K. I will buy Edius ( 9 (Link (, although I'm not familiar with configuration of a computer. At my work I have the opportunity to...

motion blur during on 80's cartoon dvd's

Sun, 18 Feb 2018 07:01:46 GMT

Dear all, I am currently watching all my 80's cartoons and what I have noticed is during scenes with motion, there is this blurring effect. I think the term for this is called de-interlacing or interlacing. I have attached sample screenshots and video so you know what I mean. My...

How to find single bit errors in otherwise identical video files?

Sun, 18 Feb 2018 06:19:46 GMT

Years ago, I downloaded an .mpg file of an episode from an old television show from the 1960's. Sometime later I backed it up to an external USB drive. A couple years later, I backed it up again. Recently, I was going over some my archives, and came across these two old backups. Of course,...

How do I set left/right channels with Audacity 2.2.1?

Sun, 18 Feb 2018 03:05:27 GMT

I feel a bit stupid here, because I simply cannot find how to do this with the newest Audacity ( 2.2.1. Will someone please just push me in the right direction. I had previously been using 2.0.6 and noticed today that 2.2.1 was the latest version when...

Motherboard for new i5-6500

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 22:32:57 GMT

Today I just found brand new in box an Intel i5-6500. I'd like to use it to upgrade an older PC. Any ideas on a good motherboard that has at least enough space for 8 drives plus Blu-ray? I had thought of an older Asus z170 chipset, maybe ASUS ROG MAXIMUS VIII HERO/Whetstone, but these still seem a...

VirtualDub / VeeDub

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 22:30:30 GMT

Attachment 44718 ( Whats the diference about VirtualDub ( and VeeDub64 ?