[FFmpeg-user] Use of "-color_range"
bouke at editb.nl
Mon Jul 11 16:52:21 CEST 2011
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From: "Tim Nicholson" <tim.nicholson at bbc.co.uk>
To: "FFmpeg user questions and RTFMs" <ffmpeg-user at ffmpeg.org>
Sent: Monday, July 11, 2011 3:16 PM
Subject: Re: [FFmpeg-user] Use of "-color_range"
> On 11/07/11 08:07, Tim Nicholson wrote:
>> On 10/07/11 11:10, Thomas Worth wrote:
>>> Tim, did you ever get this to work properly? I tried transcoding some
>>> v210 footage to mjpeg, but since mjpeg requires "yuvj" pixel format
>>> variants, my range is always wrong because the v210 I am working with
>>> is broadcast range. The mjpeg encoder apparently takes the full range
>>> as input, so it looks at 0-1023 instead of 64-940.
>> well what I did was take two input png's of colour bars, one full range
>> one 601 range and output an uncompressed 8 bit mov using the code below:-
> Just tried making AVI's instead and viewing them in Avid MC. Same result,,
> color_range shows no effect.
Eeer, not following this thread, and no idea bout all the stuff that is
going on, but nevertheless:
Avi and Avid? One letter difference, but i never heard that in the same
How are you importing them into Avid?
Do note that Avid makes totally different levels for standard import and AMA
(In my limited tests the latter seems fastest and best)
Or, since you're BBC, do you use WriteAvidMXF?
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