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

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Sync Audio & Video From Pi Camera & USB Microphone

I am trying to stream low-quality audio & video from my Raspberry Pi to another device. I have a Raspberry Pi camera & a USB microphone. Both devices work separately but i cannot seem to get ...
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Raspberry Pi in 24/7/365 production [duplicate]

Would you advice to use Raspberry Pi as a server for an advertising display system to manage 150 LCD screens in 24/7/365 mode? Thanks in advance,
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HDMI Passthrough on TV

I am researching the feasibility of using a Raspberry Pi as a pass-through device on my TV. The goal is to put this in the middle of a connection between the cable box and the tv. I would like the ...
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Progressive JPEG hardware encoding

Is it possible to get progressive JPEG hardware-accelerated encoding to work on Raspberry Pi? I.e.: Is it possible to use existing hardware for this purpose by fixing the drivers? Can anyone ...
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Write full frame images or video at 5fps

I would like to use the raspberry pi camera to record a certain object with 5 or 6 fps. The object is about 60cm wide, therefore to take full frame images the RPi camera has to be at a distance of ~ ...
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Raspberry Pi to stream a composite video signal over the internet?

I wonder if anyone has any ideas on how to go about this. I have a cheap camera used for monitoring, which has a composite video connection as output. I am wondering how easy it would be to take this ...
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How to view videos played on omxplayer via ssh or vnc?

Currently whenever I play a video omxplayer starts playing it. But I cannot actually see the video being played. For example I run the following command to play it. omxplayer video.mp4 How do I make ...
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Watterott RPi-Display TFT no output

since a few days I'm a proud owner of a RPi Model B+ and a 2,8" RPi-Display from Watterott. HDMI output works fine, I am using a preinstalled Raspbian that boots into desktop. I followed this ...
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Raspberry Pi News Ticker

I have seen tickers used with the raspberry pi, but they all output to a LCD screen and I would like to output to a TV via HDMI. I would like the ticker to use a RSS feed, and overlay at the bottom ...
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Streaming Audio and Video from a remote Raspberry Pi to my computer

Good afternoon, I've been working a couple of days on this issue. I need to set a stream up that streams audio and video (doesn't matter if I need to open seperate connections for it, as long as it ...
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Best way to stream video over internet with RPi?

I'm wondering what is the best way that I can stream video from the camera module over the internet. By "best" I mean lowest latency (can't suffer a second delay for example, this is a real-time ...
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Starting raspberry pi from button

I want to have a raspberry pi inside a hollowed out book with a contact switch that detects the book cover lifting, which will then send a signal to the pi to turn itself on/wake from a low power ...
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AV didnt work well but HDMI work better

I had my new B+ I tried to connect it with the tv via AV red,yellow,white caple that is cinverted from that compact AV . But it doesnt work well The signal is distorted and it came from the red one ...
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The Composite Video on my Raspberry Pi isn't working

I run the commands /opt/vc/bin/tvservice -o /opt/vc/bin/tvservice -c "PAL 4:3" and the screen changes from the default "no signal" screen to a black screen. This shows me that the reaspberry pi is ...
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How do I delay video from the raspberry pi camera module and output it through hdmi?

I would like to have my camera module take video, delay that video for 15 seconds, and then have it sent through the HMDI cable to a monitor. I am new to Raspberry Pi's and figured the best way to ...
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Problem with underscan

I just got my B+, and installed the newest version of Rapsbian. I am using an adapter box display it on my VGA monitor. For some reason, when I try to adjust the overscanning variables in config.txt, ...
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Force 1080i VGA on hdmi output

I have a Pioneer rear projection TV that only allows HD in the form of a VGA connector and ONLY 1080i I am going out of the Pi in HDMI into an HDMI to VGA adapter box shown here on amazon. I have in ...
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Installing opencv (C++) on Raspberry pi and other misc packages

I've been doing a fair amount of research in regards to installing opencv on to a raspberrian distro, but the problem is that there is far too many different methods to installing it and truth be ...
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Taking a video stream with io.bytesio() and accessing frames during recording time

I've been looking into using picamera and so far ive managed to capture a sequence of images and process them, but found the time it takes between frame captures is horrible(ish), so i turned to using ...
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Problem recording video with audio from usb soundcard using avconv

What I'm trying to accomplish in this program is that when video and sound is captured, the output file is .mp4 extension (or some other, like .ogv), with video and sound. I know how to capture video ...
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Render a HTML5 Website with no interface

Let me just start by saying i no nothing about raspberry pi.. But I want to get into, for a specific project, but before that i just want to know if this project is possible. So here is the list of ...
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Raspberry Pi B can be seen on LAN but no Video output on either HDMI or RCA

My Raspberry Pi B running RaspBMC recently stopped working, I found that the SDCard had died. I rebuilt a new SDCard with the latest RaspBMC download. The LEDs on the Pi all illuminate, I can see ...
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Stereo camera frame synchronization/genlock (video or still image)

I need to frame synchronize a stereo camera for a computer vision application. The synchronization should be on a millisecond level possibly. I would like to get about 10 FPS either as video or still ...
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low resolution displaying on monitor in raspbian

I have low video output quality on the raspberry pi. I am using the analog output, on a 24" display which has an ideal resolution of 1920x1200. however I only get about 20" of that, at a of ...
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Opening omxplayer with c++ system() call on raspberry pi

For a larger project I'm trying to play simple youtube movies on my raspberry pi. I found that the easiest way to do this is to download the clip and play it with omxplayer. This because the only ...
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How to stream high res pics from RPi camera?

Currently working on a project that requires the highest resolution images from the RPi's camera (2592x1944) to be sent over LAN to PC image processing server. I've been digging and with some help ...
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Type of cable needed for new audio/video port on Model B+?

Just wondering what kind of cable I need to output audio and video using the new AV jack on the RPi model B+. I'm assuming it would look like a headphone cord but split to RCA or similar?
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How can I get Raspivid to skip h264 encoding? (getting rid of 5 second latency streaming video)

There are gazillions of forums and threads about getting rid of a 5 second latency when using a Pi together with a PI-Cam as a surveillance camera. Many tutorials show how to use vlc to encode and ...
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raspberry Pi and processing problem with Camera Capture

I installed Processing 2.2.1 (linux) on the RasPi (running Debian Wheezy) to connect a USB-Webcam and capture video stream with the standart processing.video* library. When I try to run the program ...
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Embed video player on RPi

I am developing application which should have GUI showing some text, pictures and playing video (the video should be on approximately 1/2 of the screen, the rest is text and static pictures). This ...
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OMXPlayer launched with startx

I'd like to stream a video without starting the window manager (latest raspbian w/ LXDE and omxplayer freshly built from git, tried version in the repo also). Basically, what I'm trying to achieve is ...
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Import composite/ntsc-signal

I already googled a lot and mostly read that importing composite Signal to the Raspberry is almost impossible. I would just take a webcam and proceed since it seems to be a lot easier. The problem ...
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Raspicam Web Streaming

I am currently working on a Rasperry Pi robot and I've been able to control my robot through an html web page..I just started playing around with the Raspicam and I want to add a video stream to my ...
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Take picam image while motion is running

I am running motion on my raspberry pi using the V4L2 driver. While motion is running, I can't take a snapshot using raspistill. Is is possible to take a snapshot of the virtuel V4L2 device using ...
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Hardware-accelerated h264 encoding possible?

The Raspberry Pi will do hardware accelerated h264 encoding when recording video from the camera board. How can I encode h264 (using hardware acceleration) when the source images are not coming ...
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Video loop on startup

I've setted up Rasp to start in Destktop mode and launch a video in loop mode. The script, called by: /etc/rc.local is the seguent: #!/bin/sh SERVICE='omxplayer' while true; do if ps ax | grep -v ...
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Using XBMC - Video not working

I'm not the most technical person in the world, so sorry if I am asking a stupid question :) Basically, I am using a Raspberry Pi with XBMC to play music and video in my car. The sound is through the ...
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Best solution to display a web page with a video embedded

We realized a webpage to display some promo videos and the news for a medical center: http://www.centromedicoparioli.it/presentation.php Videos and news elements are in the same web page that switch ...
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Installing openCV on raspberry pi for video detection error avformat.h not found

I want to install opencv on the raspberry pi for image detection on a video I have followed this tutorial but the videos are not to be played or proccessd. I tried to install it again to make sure ...
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Playing a video using VLC

I have a model B Pi and have installed the newest version of VLC. When I try to play a ten-second video file (.avi format) the VLC window opens with the orange logo then after few seconds it turns all ...
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Can't play particular AVI files

My raspberry pi is playing most things from the network fine, but it won't play the following, no errors but just leaves me on the menu. I've done some research and it's h264 and only Main@L3.0.. so ...
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No video output on HDMI or AV

It is a bit confusing because my PI works perfectly weeks ago. But on day, it was not in my network anymore and it seems that my PI is not working anymore. I connected everything correctly, but there ...
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Raspberry PI camera module

This might seem like a strange question, but does anyone knows any reason for the camera driver not be implemented as a SoC camera driver? For those not familiar with it this is a framework that ...
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Toggle beween my rasperry pi and my tv [closed]

I have my HDMI cable from my Raspberry Pi to video1 of my receiver and my other HDMI cable in the satellite HDMI slot. I would like to toggle between the two so I can watch tv and buffer something ...
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Video feed on wifi network using motion on Raspberry pi

I have connected a USB wifi dongle to the Raspberry pi. It is configured as a wifi access point and has been given a static ip address by me. Now in my laptop I see a wifi connection as PI_AP, i ...
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Something wrong with recording video and merging audio and video by using FFmpeg

At the beginning, I have to admit that I am a newbie in FFmpeg and also raspbian. Unfortunately, I need to solve this problem as soon as possible. I tried to record videos on my Raspberry PI by ...
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Send camera image to cloud for more open streaming?

What I'm looking for: I have a Pi with a Pi-Cam. I want to be able to plug it in at work, or in a hotel room and have it upload what its seeing to a server that I can then connect to from anywhere. ...
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control omxplayer seeking with frame precision

I'd like to control omxplayer seeking with frame precision from an existing instance with python. I have seen this that I think is the way to go: open via python subprocess an instance, have a ...
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Raspbian + XBMC YouTube will not play

XBMC will not play some YouTube HD videos properly. As far as I can tell it works for SD videos. I already tried adding start_x=1 to the /boot/config.txt file, as this seems to have helped some ...
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Watch YouTube in Browser with Raspbian

What is the easiest way to watch YouTube in a web browser when using Raspbian? I tried using something called PiVid with Chromium, but videos never played (despite it otherwise working as described ...