[FFmpeg-user] Generating bloated videos

Bouke / Videotoolshed bouke at videotoolshed.com
Sun Jun 4 18:30:10 EEST 2023

> On 4 Jun 2023, at 17:23, Reindl Harald <h.reindl at thelounge.net> wrote:
> Am 04.06.23 um 13:40 schrieb Cecil Westerhof via ffmpeg-user:
>> Reindl Harald <h.reindl at thelounge.net> writes:
>>> Am 04.06.23 um 12:44 schrieb Cecil Westerhof via ffmpeg-user:
>>>> Bouke / Videotoolshed <bouke at videotoolshed.com> writes:t I’ve never seen in myself.
>>>>> Brings me to the low quality, note that noise is very hard to compress.
>>>> That can be true, but still the behaviour is strange. Veryfast giving
>>>> more compression as slower and every compression giving more data as
>>>> the original.
>>> common sense
>>> "veryfast" don't optimize quality which in doubt increase size
>> I do not find that common sense. I would expect that if compressing
>> would increase the size no compressing would be done.
> but video encoding is NOT only compressing - it's a tradeoff between quality and size

To add: ‘Quality’ is subjective as hell. Retaining compression noise….
(But what do I know….)

 Where is the ‘original’ Harald / what have you done with him?


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