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Re: [videoblogging] Process

By Adrian Miles | Adrian Miles <adrian.miles@...> | adrianlmiles
June 17, 2004 | Post #44 | Topic #38

On 18/06/2004, at 10:46 AM, PeterV wrote: > 1. film with my small digital photocamera. (1 minute) > 2. take out memory card, plug in computer, put movie on computer (1 > minute) > 3. preview: no editing needed. > 4. optimize (using Vgas. Overkill, but I lost my Sorenson trial and > haven't found another good way of optimizing. Tips?) > 5. reoptimize with different settings. Looks ok now. 188K > 6. 7 minutes passed so far > 7. upload to MT i'd recommend ecto at this point which has QT support. removes step 8 :-) > 8. enter embedding code (had to go look it up) > > The whole thing took 10 minutes. Should be able to shave half of that > off, especially the optimizing bit and the embedding code bit. in terms of codecs and picking up an earlier question about standards. i use QT for everything because i do interactive work and it is the best architecture (daylight to the next one). These days for generic non interactive QT i use MPEG4 as per Apples implementation. the codec isn't great but it is compliant to ISMA specifications which means any mpeg4 compliant client can view it, anywhere. cheers Adrian Miles ................................................................. hypertext.rmit || hypertext.rmit.edu.au/adrian interactive networked video || hypertext.rmit.edu.au/vog research blog || hypertext.rmit.edu.au/vog/vlog/