[MPlayer-users] Please, I need urgent help with filtering a wedding video

Martin Collins martin at mkcollins.org
Wed Aug 10 08:57:45 CEST 2005

On Tue, 9 Aug 2005 23:22:29 -0600
Dark Shadow <shadowofdarkness at gmail.com> wrote:

> I could not find  or missed what the sharpen filter is called.

unsharp of course :-)

> As for 2 or 3 pass encoding do you use the same command but just
> change the vpass= and leave the rest.


> Is three going to show even a
> slight increase since I think I heard along time ago not to use it?

Don't use the old frameno 3 pass. Since you plan to do the sound
separately anyway it would be pointless. You could use the new 3 (or
more) pass video encoding to squeeze a little bit more quality into
your space.

> Can I set it up to target a file size on the second pass or do I
> have to use a bitrate calculator every time?

Calculate after encoding the sound.

You might want to look into -vf eq or eq2.


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