Re: Movie clips to Mathematica

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg73019] Re: Movie clips to Mathematica*From*: Jens-Peer Kuska <kuska at informatik.uni-leipzig.de>*Date*: Mon, 29 Jan 2007 04:31:37 -0500 (EST)*References*: <ephdvc$s4k$1@smc.vnet.net>

Hi, use VirtualDub http://www.virtualdub.org/ and break the video into frames. Regards Jens Robert Pigeon wrote: > Greetings, > Here is what I want to do: > > 1) I have video clips (*.avi or *.wmv or *.mov or whatever) that are about 2 > sec long > 2) I need to analyze the video frame by frame (frames could be every 0.1 > sec) > 3) The analysis is segementation to find the area of a portion of the frame. > The geometry is the same from frame to frame except that the area I need to > calculate shrinks from frame to frame. > > Questions: > > 1) can I "Import" a video clip into Mathematica ? (doc says *.gif but I cant > find anything else) > 2) if so, how can I break the video into frames ? > 2) if not possible, do you know of any program that could save a video clip > as frames (I would like to specify the time frame) ? > > Thanks, > > Robert > > Robert Pigeon > TZ = -5 > >