[Gllug] Newbie video encoding question

Richard Huxton dev at archonet.com
Fri Jun 27 17:20:41 UTC 2008

salsaman at xs4all.nl wrote:
> On Linux you can also use LiVES of course, especially if you want to edit
> your video first.
> In any case, I would recommend re-encoding using x264. If you combine this
> with a frame size reduction to 320x240, and a fps reduction to 20 fps, you
> will likely end up with a 5 or 6 MB file.

Don't have x264 listed as a codec unfortunately, and h264 looks very 
blocky once I've scaled it down.

Ah well, never mind - just something my wife wanted to email out.

Thanks for the pointers everyone, I'll have to find time to learn about 
all this sometime.

   Richard Huxton
   Archonet Ltd
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