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  • Sat, Feb 9 2019 8:56 AM

    • cls105
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    x264 and x265 - edit: or even better NVENC

    These are free right?  Shouldnt media composer implement these into the export options?

    EDIT: x26x & NVENC export via AMA/media processor export settings which uses hyperthreading (unlike quicktime export).

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  • Sat, Feb 9 2019 2:27 PM In reply to

    Re: x264 and x265

    Via the QT engine? That would have been the old way but using the QT export engine has its issues.

     

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  • Sat, Feb 9 2019 11:15 PM In reply to

    Re: x264 and x265

    Why via the QT engine? Just implement some FFMPEG, or whatever, so we won’t need to 2-step for a quick Vimeo upload of a WIP cut. 

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  • Sat, Feb 9 2019 11:44 PM In reply to

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    Re: x264 and x265

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  • Sun, Feb 10 2019 12:12 AM In reply to

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    Re: x264 and x265

    I agree a direct route would be great,  However, there is a little two-step that's pretty quick.

     

    First, Export As: Avid Media Processor using any of the Panasonic AVC Long-GOP (H.264) options.

    Then run the resulting mxf file through ffmpeg with paramerters such as:

    -i myfile.mxf -vcodec copy -c:a aac -b:a 320k -ar 48000 -o mynewfile.mp4 (Video gets copied, not reencoded, so it's fast.)

     

    (And FWIW, I've always found Pat helpful.)

  • Sun, Feb 10 2019 4:30 AM In reply to

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    Re: x264 and x265

    I've been doing some tests.  I'll get back to you on your work around, but it looks like exporting a 90min doc to avc is not very quick.

     

    My latest experiments have been encoding h265 with NVENC using handbrake.  its litteraly double the speed of x265.

     

    It looks like the nvenc from nvidia is free to use.  Media Composer should really implement NVENC into its media processor export engine so we can export h264 and h265 at blazing speeds.

     

     

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  • Sun, Feb 10 2019 6:06 AM In reply to

    Re: x264 and x265

    cls105:

    Pat I know you're a moderator, but please stop responding to my posts that are technically related.

    You are punching above your weight with the tech.

    I find this uncalled for. This is a user forum, with users helping each other out. And Pat has been most helpful to many throughout the years. We all learn from each other. 

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  • Sun, Feb 10 2019 6:16 AM In reply to

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    Re: x264 and x265

    DELETED BY ME

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  • Sun, Feb 10 2019 6:23 AM In reply to

    Re: x264 and x265

    Again, it is a user forum. Feature requests will be discussed, which is often most helpful in getting to the core of the matter — even if we don’t always like the feedback we may get. Nobody is forcing you to read any of it. And taking or making any of this personal is definitely not constructive.

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  • Sun, Feb 10 2019 6:25 AM In reply to

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    Re: x264 and x265

    Understood.

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  • Sun, Feb 10 2019 6:29 AM In reply to

    Re: x264 and x265

    Maybe take down your response in this thread then?

    http://community.avid.com/forums/t/196441.aspx

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