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Questions tagged [video]

Questions on the importing/exporting of video files in Mathematica, as well as the use of Mathematica to manipulate video files.

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Reading total number of frames in an AVI

I am reading large AVI files and want to know the number of stored frames. To do that in Mathematica 11.3 I use the following: ...
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Fast export of png images from large avi file with Mathematica 11.3

In version 11.1.1 I used MathMF by Simon Woods to extract png images from large avi files (up to 100GB in size). His package was MUCH faster than using something like that: ...
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Question regarding MathMF

I want to extract images from an avi file with MathMF from https://github.com/SimonWoods/MathMF. (please see here the answer of Simon) A test avi file (named "...
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Upload from Mathematica to YouTube

I'd like to take some little videos I made in Mathematica and put them on YouTube. Is there a way to do this?
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Managing memory for video frames

I am trying to import a gif animation, which is about 80MB. The goal is to convert the image to grayscale, and then do some calculation on ImageData for each frame. ...
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Exporting a Manipulate expression to .avi and .gif

I've the following code: ...
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Extending the runtime of a export .avi file

I've the following code: ...
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Export higher resolution .avi file

How can I increase the .avi resolution of the video that produces the following code (because now it is blurry): Export["Manipulate.avi", %20]
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How to play local MP4 video?

In Python Notebook I can insert a local MP4 video by doing this: Is there a way to implement similar functionality in Mathematica?
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Code behind these Video Playback demos?

There are only two known examples of video playback (from a file) within a (non-cloud) notebook: Visualizations in Graph Theory with the Wolfram Language (at time 3:32) Mathematica and CUDA, SIGGRAPH ...
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Extract timestamp of specific frames in video

I would like to do the following : I have a set of slides and a video in which those slides are discussed. Now I would like to extract the timestamp when the slide appears in the video. I would ...
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Merge transcript and corresponding slides from video

This would be used to make little "books" out of edX courses, which I am taking. I would like to write a small program, which automatically takes a screenshot of a video, when a certain amount of ...
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Simple way to create 2D video given list (x, y, t)?

I have a list of (x, y, t), ( a pretty good analogy for the data is raindrops hitting a 2D plane over a period of time) and I'm trying to create a video on Mathematica so I can see visually how these ...
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export video of dynamic graphics in complex manipulate interface

I have a complex manipulate interface with many controls that draws a rather complex graphics (more specifically, several graphics composed and displayed in a TabView). How can I export a video of ...
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How to format time durations for media clips {audio, video, music, science etc}

Mathematica has powerful date, time and timeseries functions and options. Yet they all seem to be tightly tied to Time in global clock-calendar-astronomic perception. I need to do basic time-duration ...
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Cannot read in a movie as a list of images

I am running Mathematica 11.1.1 on Win 10 64 bit. How can this uncompressed avi movie be read into a list of images without having installed Quicktime? I do not succeed. Windows Media Player and VLC ...
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Memory optimization for exporting “VideoFrames” with many large Array plots

Suppose you have 5 arrays (normalized by the number of arrays - in this case 5): arrayList = Table[RandomChoice[Developer`ToPackedArray@{-1, 1}, {100, 100}]/5,{5}] ...
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Animate, video file problem.

I have a function f(z,t) and I would like to animate it and also create a video file. For animation I do the following; ...
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MP4 won't import

I am having trouble importing the 8MB mp4 file available at this link. It was recorded on my Digital Camera and is 1920x1080 30fps. I've tried ...
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Is there a way to store and display compressed videos within a Mathematica notebook/CDF?

I know how to import videos into Mathematica using the FFmpeg package (Mathematica's built-in import for AVIs rarely ever works for me or anyone, since Mathematica ...
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How to append frames to a video file on disk [closed]

I would like to apply a function to each frame in a video. Because of the size, I cannot read all frames into memory. I would like to import each frame (I know how to do that), apply my function (...
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Import audio of a video

I recorded some videos with my webcam using QuickTime and imported the .mov files as an ImageList into MMA using Import which supports QuickTime Version 7 and earlier. The question is how do I get the ...
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Is it possible to create such animated cartoon in GIF from video?

Michael Trott's blog shows that Mathematica can convert images into parametric curves Is it possible to handle video or real life GIF into animated cartoon GIFs similarly? e.g.: cartoon gif like ...
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Extracting the data of each frame from an AVI file

What's the most straightforward way to "Import" the data of an AVI video? For instance, if I record a 30 frame per second video, then after 10 seconds I would have 300 frames. How can I import the ...
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QuickTime install not recognized

I am using Mathematica 10.4.1 Free Trial on Windows 10 and I have QuickTime Player 7.7.9 installed but I still get ...
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How to make captions for a movie?

I'm trying to make my own video parody with custom subtitles. Creating your own custom subtitles file in a text editor with the SubRip or .SRT format is easy to do, it looks like this: Where 00:00:...
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Importing .AVI to mathematica and frame extraction

I'm trying to import frames from a video with the extension .avi, using this piece of Mathematica code: Import["video.AVI", {"Frames", {5, 6}}] But I get this ...
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What is the encoding used when exporting images as MOV with “VideoEncoding” -> “MPEG-4 Video”?

I have a few rasterised images generated in Mathematica, and I want to output them in a video file, ideally using H.264 encoding. I found the following command. ...
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Export audio with frames? [duplicate]

I have a list of image frames and a wav file, is there a way to export a mov file with an audio track? ...
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Looking for specific video processing example

I while back, I was just looking around in the example/demonstrations section of Mathematica, and I came across a couple of very good examples of Video processing in Mathematics. I vaguely remember ...
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Extracting PNG images from AVI movie

I have written the following code to extract all images from an uncompressed AVI movie and to save them as sequential PNGs. ...
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Vector graphics in Export for Video rendering [duplicate]

I am trying to generate a vector graphics video in Mathematica. I stumbled upon SWF format (PNG are raster images which I'm not interested in). SWF format works fine for me but the axes and the ...
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Export an animation as .avi file with sound?

If I have a list myTb containing Image objects, I can export the list as an .avi file using the command ...
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Extract frames as image files from video files [duplicate]

I have a set of video files where the frame rate is 1 frame/sec and the file shows the evolution of a particular object with time. Now, I want to extract each frame of the video and analyze as ...
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Importing large number of frames form Video - improved method?

I am trying to work with large numbers of frames from a video (30000+). I see there are a number of answers out there, but I find none of them satisfying - see below for details. I understand from ...
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How to connect to a video stream?

Is there a way to get a current frame from video streams (especially from RTSP streams)? I would like to connect to a camera in my local network and get a snapshot from it to do some further ...
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Video stabilization: extracting the transformation rules used by ImageAlign

Imagine that I have a real life video, with all the artefacts coming from real life, and also from video compression, etc, and that I can edit this video, with filters and cropping, in such a way that ...
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Video encodings in Ubuntu

When exporting videos from Mathematica 10.0.2 on Ubuntu 12.04, I have one video codec to choose from: Internal`$VideoEncodings (* {"Uncompressed"} *) That means ...
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Download Youtube Videos

Is there a way to display or download youtube videos in Mathematica. Youtube is HTML5 enabled so I am hopeful there might be an easy way.
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How to export quicktime video as h.264? [duplicate]

I am trying to export sequences of images as quicktime movies. The dafault codec (cinepak) produces low quality and large file sizes. There is little documentation of the other codecs, which can be ...
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Is there a way to use video codecs for avi files in Mathematica?

I would like to use Mathematica to create compressed .avi video files from image sequences. I read the documentation on .avi but couldn't find a solution. In the documentation it says: Internal`$...
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Determination of export video runtime

I have a huge simulation and tried to export it as a video file (or .gif). However regardlessly what I specify under the Framerate option the video its just running for 4 seconds (too fast). When I ...
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Capture an image by non-default device

Guys! I need capture video from certain webcam which isn't $DefaultImagingDevice. As I know there is one legal way: ...
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Problem importing individual frames from QuickTime file

I am having difficulties with a code I am trying to run. Essentially I want to Read in a large .mov video file (60000+frames). ...
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Creating an example of video image tracking

Note: Please see comments below @bobthechemist's answer for why question was edited. I've made a video of two teams playing soccer. Now I would like to translate each soccer-player to a (x,y) ...
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Applying Some Kind of Timing Function to AutoRunSequence [duplicate]

Ok, so I'm exporting a video to MOV format that is coming from a manipulate function (I'm demonstrating CLT to a class that doesn't have calculus as a pre-req, if anyone is curious). Anyhow, I'm ...
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Exporting a sequence of graphs as video efficiently

I have a sequence of graphs that are being created within Mathematica which I'm exporting to create an animated plot of the graph, as follows. ...
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How do I overlay corresponding values over each frame of an animation?

I recorded a phenomenon using video capturing (phen.avi, imported into Mathematica) and simultaneous measurement of some electrical properties of that phenomenon (a ...
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Is there an equivalent of “shiftdim” of MATLAB?

Recently I'm spending my time implementing some computer vision algorithms, which usually handle a large amount of data. The problem I'm facing now is that I have to reform my video data to pass it ...
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Exporting a Video of a Simulation of Pendulum Motion

In a series of previous questions, I asked how to solve a series of differential equations describing a series of coupled pendulums, and then how to plot this data by coloring the different pendulums. ...