Questions related to playing or editing video on the Raspberry Pi, both in SD and HD.

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Alternative to mencoder and ffmpeg for timelapse in Raspbian Jessie

mencoder and ffmpeg are no longer included in the Raspbian repositories since Jessie was released. mencoder was previously used in an RPi Foundation tutorial here to compile a timelapse video. I've ...
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Custom Splash Screen Video

I'm having trouble creating my own splash screen for my Raspberry Pi 3. I began by creating a script which plays a short video and it works when I run it on it's own. I am following this tutorial but ...
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TV as Plex Client

As far as I know, the RPi cannot decode h.265 videos. I've tried to watch h.265 videos on my TV by connecting an external hdd and it was working without problems. So is it possible to use the TV as a ...
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avconv - adding datestamp to filename

I am using avconv to store a 7 second video using the following command: avconv -t 5 -f video4linux2 -s 320x240 -r 30 -i /dev/video0 -vcodec mpeg1video -t 7 out3.avi Unfortunately, when i try and ...
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OMXPlayer wrapper - run separated files in specific sequence

I'm using the omxplayer-wrapper to run video files from python script. How can I run files according to the pressed buttons? Example: I want play file "a.mp4" until Button1 was pressed. After Button1 ...
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omxdirector create omxplayer specific window size and potition play status

I am currently able to create a new omxplayer and set the view size and position using the command omxplayer --live -s -g -o hdmi --win '960 0 1920 600' ...
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Live streaming video from raspberry to andriod pad with ffmpeg. What codecs to use?

So this might be a question better suited for a linux forum or a video-somethingsomething forum but I will try here anyway. I am livestreaming video from a raspberry pi to several andriod pads using ...
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Raspbian GStreamer-1.0 H264 encoding to Google Chrome

I'm trying to encode the existing video I get from the Raspberry Pi Camera (h264) to be able to play it in Google Chrome. The initial bitrate is 17Mbps, I need 1800kbps. mediainfo INPUT.h264: ...
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Motion camera not showing video in browser

I have a problem with motion. I created a web page where I put my motion video, like this: <html> <title> Camara </title> <head> <h1 style="font-family:calibri;">Camara ...
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Streaming video from USB camera and receiving on openCV

I would like to know how to stream the video input from usb camera on the raspberry pi over wifi/lan and than to view it on my OpenCV program. So in other words what must I type in my ...
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Gstream error - no element “h264parse”

I have tried various permutations on the gstream command line but always end up with the error :-erroneous pipeline: no element "h264parse". The command line is :- raspivid -n -t 0 -w 1080 -h 720 ...
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H265 decoding performance on a Pi 3

Though there seems to be little information available, I've seen several posts of people successfully decoding H265 video on the Pi 3 either with, or without overclocking. I'm running a Raspberry Pi ...
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Play Video on PiTFT instead of through the HDMI

I bought the PiTFT Adafruit display for the Pi. (Adafruit 2.8" TFT display (PID 2423) for Raspberry Pi). My Pi is the Raspberry Pi 2B. I downloaded the recommended Adafruit, (Jessie) image to the ...
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motion detection and recording video with webcam

I want to record a video with a webcam when a PIR sensor detect motion, I have the picamera library installed, can any one help, thank you? import RPi.GPIO as GPIO import time import picamera import ...
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recording video with opencv

I used this example to record a video, but there is no output. Any help, please: import cv2 if __ name __ == " __ main __ ": # find the webcam capture = cv2.VideoCapture(0) # video ...
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Video presentation on RPi3 with SDL2

I had successfully followed the LazyFoo tutorials to basic shape/image rendering and am getting over 30 FPS on my RPi3. My next stage is to get video file rendering working. I had used the following ...
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Record 1280x720 Video at > 3 Frames per seconds

I've been working on a project whereby I need to record video at a resolution of 1280x720, with at least 10 frames per second (the higher the better). I've tried to do this using both a standard USB ...
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RF Transmitter and Receivers for Raspberry Pi

Which type of RF transmitter and receivers can be used to transmit video over the range of more than 500m. ?
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Running Video Services Like Netflix [duplicate]

I have tried installing plugins on xmc to allow me to stream videos from Netflix but I am unable to get it to work, due to crashes and timeouts Is there any way to stream Netflix to your PI 3?
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Windows 10 IoT to play videos?

The question is rather simple. Is there a way for me to use the Raspberry Pi 2 (Model B) to play videos on a monitor using Windows 10 IoT? I've been googling around for 2 hours, but I haven't found ...
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raspberry camera module feed is slow with Opencv using v4l2

i am trying to use Opencv to video capture from the raspi cam to do some operation on it, the problem is i am using v4l2 to capture the video and it is so slow (10 sec delay and 2 fps). what i have ...
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motion.conf settings to get normal video after detection

I have a motion sensor working fine on the Raspberry Pi with a webcam. It detects motion and I get a video stored, but its not a 'live' and streaming video in realtime. I have the frame rate set at ...
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How can I relay video through a pi to a TV?

I currently have a Pi (model 3 B) that I use with a webcam to access a group video conference call (via wifi). The problem is the Pi is just a little shy on processing power to handle more than 2-3 ...
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Pi 3 does not boot

I just got my Raspberry Pi 3, put the content of the NOOBS folder onto the sd card and connected it to my TV via HDMI, but do not get any output. One LED stays red at all times. I read that this ...
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Playing MPEG files?

I have a number of 352x288x25 fps MPEG-1 files (that is, the contents of PAL VCD discs). How can I get these to play smoothly on the Pi? I have tried omxplayer, but it just says "have a nice day" ...
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Playing various video formats in Rasbian on an RPi 3 B

Is it possible to play various video formats (i.e. .mov . mp4 .mp2 etc.) in Rasbian on a Raspberry pi 3 model B? If it is how is this accomplished?
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Jessie: v4l2 streaming works with RPi 1B+, but not with 2B or 3B

I just recently upgraded my series of Pi's (1B+, 2B, 3B) to Raspbian Jessie Lite. Now, when I try to setup a stream with my Pi NoIR Camera as I did in Wheezy, sudo modprobe bcm2835-v4l2 cvlc ...
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Eleduino 1024x600 IPS HDMI Capacitive touchscreen shows only line patterns?

I just purchased an Eleduino 1024x600 IPS HDMI Capacitive touchscreen, assembled it, powered it with external USB (a Pi2's USB was unable to keep it on), and tried the following using a Redmere HDMI ...
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Is it possible to build a raspberry pi video player that connects to a TV via composite ports?

Are there any tutorials on this? I want to make it possible to play a mp4 avi video file like in a computer, just that it would be displayed on the TV screen. How do I handle the storage space? Is ...
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Long distance file transmison

I want to send video files (approximately 70 MB) over a distance of 200 meters outdoors. I have some experience in using Raspberry pi and a lot of experience in Python and Java. I need some advice on ...
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Can Raspberry Pi 3 do 4K Video?

It looks like the Raspberry Pi 3 may be powerful enough to output 4K video, but I haven't seen anything about it anywhere. Does anyone know if the Raspberry Pi 3 can output video over HDMI at 4K ...
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No video output on Raspberry Pi Zero, LED flashing

So I just got a Raspberry Pi Zero and an SD card with NOOBS pre-installed. I placed the SD card onto the RPi as well as a keyboard and a power supply. I plugged the RPi onto two different monitors, ...
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How to stream low-latency video from the RPi to a web browser in realtime

I took me a while of hunting, but I managed to get low-latency real-time video streaming working on my RPi2. I'm running this on my RPi2: raspivid -t 999999 -h 720 -w 1280 -fps 25 -b 2000000 -vf -o ...
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Unable to stream video on Raspberry Pi 2

Following some of the answers in this question, I tried setting up an RTSP stream by running: raspivid -o - -t 0 -hf -w 640 -h 360 -fps 25 | cvlc -vvv stream:///dev/stdin --sout ...
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Warbling speed using Kodi

I'm using my Rasperry Pi 2B as a media centre with Kodi. The media is all on an externally powered HDD in a caddy via USB. When I start video files, a lot of the time when it first starts the ...
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Installation of Zbar failed

I'm trying to install Zbar but I am having an issue with ./configure: checking linux/videodev.h usability... no checking linux/videodev.h presence... no checking for linux/videodev.h... no configure: ...
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Web controlled OMXPlayer

I want build a web page that has a button to start omxplayer on my Raspberry Pi. I've been searching but with no results. Does anyone know how to do this? I have Apache and Php installed on my Pi.
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raspberry pi camera live video streaming with Gstreamer over RTH to Android

I am using Gstreamer to send raspberry pi cam live video feed through wifi to my android device When I use : raspivid -t 999999 -h 720 -w 1080 -fps 25 -hf -b 2000000 -o - \ | gst-launch-1.0 -v ...
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combine Satellite TV Receiver and Raspberry pi video streams on the same TV

i have a raspberry pi that i use as a steamless video looper. Now i need to conbine it with a Satellite TV receiver and switch between the two streams on the sameTV, but i didn't find a reasonable ...
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Rotating Display on Raspberry Pi 2 B

I have a Raspberry Pi 2 B connected to a RIF6 projector via HDMI. My goal is to flip the video 180 degrees while the OS is running. I have researched this and found that xrandr should be the way to ...
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Timelapse without using storage for jpegs: pipe the raspistill output directly to mencoder

I want to make a timelapse with my Pi, but rather than storing thousands of images on my small SD card and then spend hours mencoder'ing the result, I'd like to pipe the raspistill -tl output (if ...
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Yocto based linux (jethro) and playing fullHD video

I'm trying to play fullHD video with Rasbperry Pi model B, which uses my basic Yocto based distribution. I have used layers meta, meta-yocto, meta-yocto-bsp and meta-raspberrypi (all from "jethro" ...
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What USB video grabber chipset is supported by the Raspberry Pi 2?

I am looking to capture USB Video on the RPi2. Afaik, there are three devices that have had good success using on RPi 1 models. But I can't use them on the RPi2 because of the below reasons. stk1160 ...
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Is it possible to run Minecraft on an emulated PI?

Is it possible to run Minecraft PI on an machine emulated using qemu? When I try to launch Minecraft, I get this error: "failed to open vchiq instance". There is no file named /dev/vchiq. Some ...
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TV screen is black when using analog TV via yellow video cable (with or without scart adapter)

My Pi (1 version B, running OpenELEC and Raspian installed via NOOBS) works like a charm via HDMI (mind you, I also happen to use an HDMI to DVI adapter and I have no problems with that). But I cannot ...
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Stuttering playback of certain .mp4's

This is actually a follow-up, same situation, but different problem from : Playing WMV with codec on OMXplayer I have Raspbian Jessie with the Adafruit Video Looper installed. It uses a special ...
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Playing WMV with codec on OMXplayer

For installations I'm working with Adafruit's Video looper (found here https://learn.adafruit.com/raspberry-pi-video-looper/overview). This normally only plays H.264, But I found you can buy codecs ...
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Speed of video .ts files freezes in Ubuntu MATE

Get video running in Ubuntu MATE Is there a way to install Ubuntu MATE with decent video support like OSMC? When I start OSMC on my Pi2, I can watch all my VCR recordings in .ts format well (MPEG 1 ...
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Framebuffer over i2c

Is it possible to output a framebuffer over i2c to a ssd1306 or over ic for a screen under raspbian, for example?
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Recording video in Python and storing it in any format until I press 'q' or 'Esc'

i have installed python3-picamera on raspberry pi and i want to record a video and store it in .avi format untill i press "Esc" or 'q'. I found below program but i don't want to use ...