[FFmpeg-user] Images to video under Windows

Bouke / VideoToolShed bouke at videotoolshed.com
Mon May 22 18:50:28 EEST 2017

> On 22 May 2017, at 17:36, Wolfgang Hugemann <auto at hugemann.de> wrote:
> Hey,
> I have a bunch of images that I want to convert into a video. These are, however, not numbered consecuitively (not like 001.jpg, 002.jpg, ...).
> Well, I could make a copy of each and rename them in such a pattern, but is there a more elegant way to perform the job? File name globbing is obviously not supported by the Windows version. How about piping?

Hi Wolfgang,
Piping is a bad idea, it craps out after some 40 images in my experience. (Pipe to pipe to pipe to….)
What about creating a Cat.txt file first, and use that as input? That works for me just fine.
(Although the cat.txt is done outside FFmpeg…)



> Wolfgang Hugemann
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