[FFmpeg-user] Convert PAL to NTSC

Carl Eugen Hoyos cehoyos at ag.or.at
Fri Jul 12 20:00:37 CEST 2013

S. Fisher <expandafter <at> yahoo.com> writes:

> On ffmpeg's command line the following appears 
> twice---once before the input file and once
> before the output file:
> -r ntsc-film

I am not convinced that this is documented (and 
guaranteed to work), the intended way iirc is 
to use the setpts filter (as you do for audio) 
and use -r for the output file.

Note that in theory, movies can be telecined 
(24:1) to produce PAL output, in this case 
both variants cannot work.

Carl Eugen

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