Retiming video in the Inspector


show more Retiming video in the Inspector provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Ian Robinson as part of the Motion 4 Essential Training show less
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Retiming video in the Inspector

One of the great features Motion stole from Shake is optical flow and that's really the engine that powers retiming footage in Motion. So it's important before we get started with this lesson to make sure that we have some settings correct in preferences. So go up to Motion, in Preferences and let's set our Cache. At the bottom we have Optical Flow Retiming. We want to make sure to choose a folder to save the cache that gets build up as Optical Flow computes the different images.

When you slow down footage to a certain degree, let's say it's 24 frames a second footage and you slow it down and the computer has to play it back at 12 frames. Optical Flow has to actually generate the extra frames in between to create the image and this is actually one of the most powerful engines in the industry and it does a really good job doing this. But obviously, when you slow things down, everything has a breaking point. So just kind of keep that in the back of your mind. So before we...

Retiming video in the Inspector
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Retiming video in the Inspector provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Ian Robinson as part of the Motion 4 Essential Training

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Video
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Motion
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