[FFmpeg-user] 16 bit PNG?

Carl Eugen Hoyos ceffmpeg at gmail.com
Sun Dec 23 00:21:52 EET 2018

2018-12-22 22:03 GMT+01:00, Michael Koch <astroelectronic at t-online.de>:
> Is it possible to extract a single frame from a 10 bit video and

> save it lossless as a 16 bit PNG file?

FFmpeg's png encoder supports 16 bit per component.

> Unfortunately the documentation for the
> PNG video encoder is very short.

$ ffmpeg -h encoder=png

> Or is any other image format with 10 or more bits supported?


In general, if you want support on this mailing list, it makes a
lot of sense to post a command line you tested together with
the complete, uncut console output.
Your questions are an extremely good example to confirm this.

Carl Eugen

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