Questions tagged [video]

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

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always-on security camera, uploading to cloud, looping video recording/saving

I'm trying to get started on a raspberry pi security camera project. It would function akin to a dash camera, with the following features: Always recording and saving 3-5 minute files Once the folder ...
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Streaming video from Rpi3 through raspicam remote

Help needed with Raspicam Remote. I just set my Rpi3 up as a WiFi hot spot to stream to may Samsung tablet. Tablet connects fine to Rpi3. I loaded Raspicam report to my tablet and then updated the ...
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Using the composite jack to connect to a TV

How do I connect my Pi to a TV, using the composite jack instead of the HDMI socket? So far, I have tried using a composite-to-cinch cable, adding a cinch-to-SCART cable to the composite-to-cinch ...
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BlackScreen with power square flashing

Here's the problem. I can flash a new image using Noobs and with the same powersupply I can boot in graphical mode without problem. When I flash an image for work, I only see a black screen with the ...
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Push button to play mp4 video [closed]

I would like to know if anyone can help me with this, I would like to activate the reproduction of the video by pushing a button. The video will be played using Raspberry Pi. Do I need to program the ...
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Can we cut the videos using FFmpeg?

I am working on a hobby project using Pi 3. I have bunch of videos (approx 4-5 min long) recorded from Pi camera. Now, I want to cut each video (6-7 seconds) and then want to stitch them back to back. ...
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Can I set the camera's shutter speed for video?

I need to have a low shutter speed to be able to capture a light that is only on for a few milliseconds each frame (light synced with camera fps, but only want it to capture when the light is on). How ...
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Video lag with both OSMC and OpenOlec

When I try to play certain videos on my RPi3, it starts lagging and can't play it fluently. It often pauses, so they are unwatchable. Here is a screenshot of the video's encoding. My config.txt is :...
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Merge/stitch more than one videos using FFmpeg

I'm new to the community, as well as novice in the Pi family. I want to stitch several videos (for example 5). I tried using FFmpeg, but the output was only first input video file. I was running ...
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play video on raspberry pi depending on serial input from arduino

my project is done and working as i want but there there is a bit of delay between transition of two videos arduino sends char "a,b,c,d" to raspberry pi serially. depending on the char received the ...
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NoIR raspicam v2.1 not seeing in infrared but NoIR raspicam v1.3 does

I bought several raspicam v2.1's assumming they let IR in like previous versions, however I can barely see anything. See the picture for the comparison, top picture is v2.1 and bottom is v1.3 What is ...
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Fresh install of Raspbian - “Not enough space” with 16gb card

I just installed Raspbian and Pi_video_looper. I wanted to put the looped videos on my card, so I adjusted the proper settings, but now when I try and transfer over the video file, i'm getting a ...
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Possibility: Simultanius save webcam stream to file and register as DirectShow-device via USB

I got a simple webcam (640x480) that streams to a Windows-PC, where the webcam stream is show using a simple OpenCV-Application. I'm looking for a way to simultaniuosly show the video and save it to ...
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Chromium tab crashes if mp4 video with GPU acceleration

I maintain a distro that runs chromium called FullePageOS. I added gpu acceleration, but now mp4 video crashes the chromium tab when its viewed (mpeg works). How can I fix this? Alternatively how do ...
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Is the pi-zero capable enough to play video?

The project would be a turnkey video player: plug it in to the hdmi display and power, and it plays a prepared video list in a loop. No user controls or anything; brute stupid to use in the field. ...
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How to transcode an mkv video to mp4 using gstreamer and omg?

I have noticed that gstreamer1.0 on Raspbian comes with the omx plugins: pi@pi ~ $ gst-inspect-1.0 | grep omx omx: omxh264enc: OpenMAX H.264 Video Encoder omx: omxvc1dec: OpenMAX ...
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OMXplayer won't start after some period of work

i use raspberry pi 2, with raspbian jessie and omxplayer build date "23.sept2016", ... for playing livestream that is not perfect. OMXplayer stops after while, but i use it in endless loop loop so it ...
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UV4L can not be started : <alert> [core] No device detected

I was using uv4l package for streaming.suddenly it stopped working when I want run this command for example : "sudo uv4l -nopreview —auto-video_nr —driver raspicam —encoding mjpeg —width 640 —height ...
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Python picamera module: Interval photo capture while recording video

So I've been trying to figure this out for a while now, without success. I am using a RPi Zero Rev 1.3 model and have connected it to the 8MP RPi camera along with a PIR motion sensor. What I'm ...
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No OpenGL hardware rendering using mpv

In order to have a hardware-accelerated mpv on my RPi 3 (running Raspbian 8.0) I followed this Tutorial using the »Build it yourself« section and the scripts from this mpv repository. However, when I ...
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omxplayer cannot play yuv444p?

I have encoded videos from image sequences with ffmpeg, some play in omxplayer, some don't. Looking at them with -I shows they use different pixel format, the one that works uses yuv420p, the one that ...
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Raspberry Pi and DoorBell Video Camera

Is it possible to integrate RPI 3 Model B+ with Intercom like this https://ru.aliexpress.com/item/Xinsilu-V70F-M2-7-Inch-Color-Video-Door-Phone-Intercom-Doorbell-System-HD-IR-Camera-Doorphone/...
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Raspberry Pi as a Intercom for live video

I own a video productions company and want to know if it is possible to use 5 Pi's 1 at the directors switcher and one at each camera location to transmit audio so that I can call camera locations to ...
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Increase webcam fps = Raspberry Pi processing speed increase?

I'm using a Raspberry Pi B+ board for color processing in real time and the current processing speed is extremely slow. While I don't need to show the processed image to a display, the speed of ...
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Can I use the Pi to record and upload video files?

my school has a lot of lectures, and a lot of my classmates miss them. None of them are recorded and you can't access all the information in a central place. As a solution to this, I was wondering if ...
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Why is my random command not playing a random file?

I am trying to play a random video file upon an input from a PIR sensor. Rasberry Pi 3, running Rasbian. Problem is, I don't know what I'm doing and just trying to hack together different files. ...
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Output RCA video instead of VGA666 via GPIO pins?

So, people, this got me thinking. Sorry if this is entirely the wrong place for this post. If so, any pointers welcome. Anyhow, since it apparently is so easy (hardware wise, anyway) to make a VGA666 ...
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How can I build mplayer for the Pi?

How can I build mplayer for my Pi 2 B running Jessie? I've tried installing the mplayer package, but it installs mplayer2, which seems to have been abandoned for a few years. As I've been having many ...
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Play multiple different .mp4 videos without gaps

I build a video distribution system, where there is one server with a "playlist" of URLs, and multiple Raspberry PIs working as clients, fetching constantly playlist from the server and putting their ...
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raspbian-output-video-camera-to-3-5-lcd

I have a pi3, pi camera and kookye 3.5"lCD. On power up the OS is displayed on the 3.5 screen and the touchscreen works fine. When I run the camera it doesn't out put to the 3.5lcd. Likewise when I ...
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How do I pause and stop video of omxplayer by using python script?

Currently I am using omxplayer to open videos and audios. It works really well.I can pause the video using p/spacebar and other key bindings. My question is how to stop/pause/fast forward by using ...
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Live streaming with Raspberry Pi Camera

How do I stream a live video on a display screen or monitor really quickly? Any ideas are welcome.
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How to display HQ videos on RPI 2 model B Running Fedora ARM

I ve tried using mplayer. It was running HQ(720p) videos in slow motion so i tried splitting the memory in favor of the gpu,I went till 50/50 however that didn t solve the problem. Someone came up and ...
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New Raspberry pi video output to laptop not working

I got this new raspberry pi 3 B with an 8GB sd with the necessary OS options. I tried the following: HDMI I tried connecting the hdmi cable from pi to my laptop which has linuxmint 17.03 Rosa ...
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Download video and play on repeat

I have got a Raspberry Pi 3 connected to a monitor and connected to the WiFi. Now I have a video hosted on my server, and I want the Raspberry Pi to automatically download the video (if not downloaded ...
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Capture AV/HDMI and stream over the network? (+IR extender too, maybe?)

Is it possible to have the Pi take-in/capture footage then stream that footage over the network? Could I also attach an IR receiver to one Pi, and have it repeat from an IR receiver on another Pi? ...
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Decoding mp4/h264 video frames on the JVM

I need to process some mp4 videos on the JVM, so I understand I need something that calls into OpenMAX for performance reasons. I read somewhere that the JogAmp or perhaps the JOGL sub-project provide ...
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Split HDMI output into two adjacent images

I am looking for the possibility to produce a two channel video output with a Raspberry Pi 3. That is, a device that splits the HDMI signal, ideally coming from full HD resolution, into two output ...
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Launch omxplayer for video from local HTML

I'm building a simple HTML kiosk for a church. HTML5 playback is pretty bad, even on a Raspberry Pi 3. I'm wondering if there is a way to force the computer to open an a video anchor on the web page (...
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Capture Video & Audio for streaming & recording. Can it be done?

I have looked for a solution for a few of days and will continue to do so, but I wanted to go over what I’m trying to achieve to first make sure it CAN be done before going forward. My goal is to ...
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How to reduce motion video file size and how to auto-delete old files

What do I change in motion.conf to reduce saved video size besides changing size of the video? I'm currently getting about 1.2MB per minute (with emulatemotion on) of film. Using msmpeg as encoder, ...
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Video streaming on site

I'm unfamiliar with the Raspberry Pi. I want to perform a video translation on site. I have a Raspberry Pi and USB webcam. Can you please write what I need to do to perform the video translation on ...
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Video Composite android tv raspberry pi

I downloaded and installed android tv on my raspberry pi (link here) and tuned off the hdmi hot plug but it does not seem to display. what am i doing wrong?
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What Operating System/Web Browser supports HTML5 video with hardware acceleration on the Raspberry Pi?

Problem: I'm currently attempting to boot my Raspberry Pi into kiosk mode so that an HTML5 Video will play without skipping. My problem is that all video skips and will not play smoothly without GPU ...
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Can I watch movies with the Rasberry Pi Zero?

I want to make a DIY home-theater system with the Raspberry Zero. My question is will the processor and RAM be enough to play a movie with no problems. (I am planning to use an HDMI cable and an ...
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Play video on BOOT, not logon

I have tried many tutorials but can't get this to work. I simply want to play a video when my Pi turns on. This is not when I LOG IN, or when the desktop starts, but a second or two after I plug in ...
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RAW video recording using pi camera generating a choppy video with missing frames

I am just interested in raw uncompressed data and not particularly raw bayer data, I assumed a *.yuv format video sequence generated using the simple python code : #!/usr/bin/python import time from ...
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Raspberry pi's linked together for 360 video recording?

Although I am rusty, I've got a decent amount of programming experience, a lot of web programming experience and a decent knowledge of Unix/linux. Although its been a while, I am slowly getting ...
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Compression at Beginning of h264 Clip

I'm using a pi zero and the v2.1 camera to record a series of video clips over a certain duration with pauses in between. The issue is that at the beginning of each clip there's a noticeable increase ...
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Best FFMPEG configuration for recording Video+Audio with RaspberryPi and USB WebCam

I've spent so much time trying to figure out how this FFMPEG and their libraries work :( I have a RaspberryPi 2B and a Logitech USB Webcam. Here is the input from FFMPEG list from my /dev/video0: ...

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