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Learning VirtualDub: The Complete Guide to Capturing, Processing and Encoding Digital Video by Georgios Diamantopoulos, Sohail Salehi

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Example Processing

There is nothing more enjoyable than learning video processing with visual aids and practical examples. Not only do you become familiar with the techniques, but you also have fun doing it. It is highly recommended that you install VirtualDub, otherwise capturing can be somewhat tedious and unpleasant since there is no potential for innovation. From here on, we enter another realm and it would be best for you to try out the examples in the text as you read through.

We are going to use a video I recorded with my digital (miniDV) camcorder in summer ‘04 from which we’ll extract little tasks. I have imported the video on my computer through FireWire and it is stored in the DV format, taking up 4.38GB for 21:02 minutes worth of video ...

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