How To Edit Video: Reducing File Size

TechSmith Camtasia

Video file size can be tricky and the concept of reducing video file size has many technical variables associated with it. You may want to reduce file size to more easily send to your co-workers, or complete your upload to YouTube quicker. It can be hard to know where to start when trying to reduce file size. Below we’ve put together some helpful information to get you started on your file reduction journey!

Video in Captivate – Embed Vs Stream

Adobe Captivate

Video in Captivate – Embed Vs Stream. Progressive Download vs Streaming Download. Video files are often large. What that means is 30 full size pictures, a second, are created. If your video is 60 seconds long, then it has 1800 pictures, and that doesn’t even include the larger audio files that comes with them. To accommodate these bigger files Captivate offers two workflows. The video won’t play until the whole video file is loaded. •

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Understanding Video File Types: Codecs, Containers, and Outputs

TechSmith Camtasia

In January we posted about image file types. While there is a plethora of video file types, which consist of codecs and containers, choosing the right one doesn’t have to be complicated … but it certainly can be. You may have heard the phrase video codec when referring to video files. It gives you much smaller files sizes with minimal quality loss. Containers (are file extensions). Now it’s video’s turn.

ARTICULATE STORYLINE 360: Publishing to Video

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Video files are self-contained. And published videos can be uploaded into video streaming servers such as YouTube and Vimeo.    Under Size and Quality, there are a few choices: Dimensions. This is where you can select a size for video from a drop-down menu. If video size is not a factor, you can go as high as full 1080p HD for nice quality. You have two sliders for Video and Audio Quality that ranges from Low to Very High.

e-Learning Best Practice: How to Make Sure Your System Works

Gyrus

The only thing that will make it right is when you see that constant stream of cool clear water. In web based training, your job is to keep the WBT streaming; to ensure the learner gets her WBT course. The course itself can be created in any quality content authoring tool capable of publishing SCORM and/or AICC compliant content. First is the file size of the course itself. In fact, most LMS’s have a maximum file restrictor built in.

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ARTICULATE STORYLINE 360: Publishing to Video

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Video files are self-contained. And published videos can be uploaded into video streaming servers such as YouTube and Vimeo.    Under Size and Quality, there are a few choices: Dimensions. This is where you can select a size for video from a drop-down menu. If video size is not a factor, you can go as high as full 1080p HD for nice quality. You have two sliders for Video and Audio Quality that ranges from Low to Very High.

Frame Rate: A Beginner’s Guide

TechSmith Camtasia

Other research disputes that finding based on many factors, including the idea that in the real world, our vision isn’t based on still images giving the appearance of motion, but is instead a constant stream of real-time information. Even though the video is technically of higher quality, it starts to look unnatural because the blurriness of fast-moving objects is part of how we view things in the real world. More information means bigger digital files.

Using Video in eLearning Part One

ICS Learning

A high quality, well-polished video with compelling material will draw learners in, evoking a sense of expertise and dramatically increasing your ability to capture their focus. We have found that compressing all video content allows quick access for users, smaller file sizes take up less storage space and help increase streaming and download speeds. Video is a learning game changer.

How to Optimise Video Content in Your E-Learning Courses

Capytech

Quality is essential. While the above remains true, it is also true that poor quality videos are a big turnoff for learners. Take professional advice when determining the resolution for your e-learning videos, but don’t immediately assume the highest quality is the best.

Host Your Corporate Training Videos on Your LMS – Why & How

CommLab India

Provide consistent delivery and quality training to all employees. Consider these factors while hosting training videos on an LMS : file size of the videos & compatibility, hosting charges, streaming server, and confidentiality of information. Once your training videos are ready, check their file size and compatibility with various players and browsers. You can reduce the size from Gigabytes (GB) to Megabytes (MB).

Delivering content in multiple formats – A common publishing challenge?

Magic EdTech

All these resources can be offered in the following content formats: PDFs : This format is rather common but requires that publishers reduce file size. MP4 : This is a digital multimedia file format that is widely used to stream videos online. It uses advanced video and audio coding, compressing files while retaining high quality. . MP3 : This is a digital audio file format that compresses audio while maintaining high quality sound.

Brand-New Instilled Video Plugin Available for Open LMS Clients

Instilled

You might also like: ‘ Hollywood Hacks: 4 Ideas for Affordable, Professional-Quality Video Learning Content ’. Instilled supports a huge variety of video formats, and clients can either choose from videos already within their media gallery or can drag and drop new content regardless of file size.

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How to Edit Videos: The Not So Complex World of Video Encoding

TechSmith Camtasia

Decisions that can seem daunting when terms like codec, container, and a myriad of file type names start getting tossed around. Without video encoding standards, the streaming video that revolutionized the Internet would not have been possible. The purpose of encoding is to compress a video file to a size – MB or GB, not necessarily duration – that is easy to store and transfer over the web. Before any video can be shared, it must first be produced.

4 Tips for Improved Video in eLearning

eLearning Brothers

It’s incredibly difficult to make a quality videos in one take. File Size Matters. Since I first owned an iPod, I’ve realized how much more space video files take up when compared to audio. You can’t make the file too big, because then it takes up exorbitant amounts of space and a month of Sundays to buffer. You also can’t make it too small because then the video quality is compromised.

How to Edit Videos: The Not So Complex World of Video Encoding

TechSmith Camtasia

Decisions that can seem daunting when terms like codec, container, and a myriad of file type names start getting tossed around. Without video encoding standards, the streaming video that revolutionized the Internet would not have been possible. The purpose of encoding is to compress a video file to a size – MB or GB, not necessarily duration – that is easy to store and transfer over the web. Before any video can be shared, it must first be produced.

Video Format Comparison - Flash Video Format - WMV Format - Quicktime - Real

Tony Karrer

Flash files are very consistent in their playback. Better "Streaming" In general, the Flash video format is very good at playing as it streams down additional content. WMV Format, Quicktime and Real either require a streaming server to achieve the effect or do not do as good of a job. Quality Debate There is quite a bit of debate on the web about the quality of the resulting video and also about the relative bandwidth required for the video.

How to Edit Videos: The Not So Complex World of Video Encoding

TechSmith Camtasia

Decisions that can seem daunting when terms like codec, container, and a myriad of file type names start getting tossed around. Without video encoding standards, the streaming video that revolutionized the Internet would not have been possible. The purpose of encoding is to compress a video file to a size – MB or GB, not necessarily duration – that is easy to store and transfer over the web. Before any video can be shared, it must first be produced.

Easy to Use, Easy to Love: Adobe Captivate Prime is Ideal for Enterprise Training

MeetingOne on eLearning

Adobe Captivate Prime provides smooth content-LMS integration, so you don’t have to worry about quality compromise on large file size materials. A coveted feature of Adobe Captivate Prime is adaptive bit-rate streaming in the Fluidic Player. Automatically, video is streamed at a quality suitable to your learner’s bandwidth constraints. The enterprise LMS market is saturated with options.

Frame Rate: A Beginner’s Guide

TechSmith Camtasia

On the other hand, people who create animated GIFs will often sacrifice detail for a smaller file size and choose a low frame rate. Streaming video on the Internet: This is quickly becoming the most common way to deliver video and many streaming services support a wide array of frame rates. File Size & Export Times. The final things to consider when choosing a frame rate are file size and export times.

The Ultimate Video Marketing Playbook (2021)

TechSmith Camtasia

Create a weekly live stream. But even if you don’t have a live stream, you can still follow our video content strategy. A live stream video is just one example, but you can use this same method for nearly any video you make. Your smartphone likely shoots high-quality video.

Video Statistics, Habits, and Trends You Need To Know [New Research]

TechSmith Camtasia

This growth can partially be attributed to the ever-increasing video file size, quality, and the rise of video streaming services. Right-size your video. Your video doesn’t need to be high-quality.

E-learning Development: Selecting the Right Audio, Video, and Image Format

CommLab India

When developing an eLearning course using rapid authoring tools, you should know which format is supported by the tool to import audio files, videos, and images. JPEG: (Joint Photographic Experts Group) Possible to reduce the size and quality of the original image. BMP: (bitmap image) Raster graphics image file format used to store bitmap digital images and export huge files. ICO: A format for icons of multiple sizes and color depths.

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10 Best and Worst Types of Microlearning

Ed App

Just note to watch files sizes as while Imgur’s newer gifv format has a lower file-size it’s still fundamentally mp4 video in a different software ‘wrapper.’ If you want to make fabulous GIFs with mesmerising text overlays check out the tutorials at the High Quality GIFs subreddit. Distributing bite-sized, cloud-based microlessons to an entire workforce takes seconds and the portable power means effective, interactive microlearning is easily achievable.

Tips for Adding Visuals to Your Social Media

TechSmith Camtasia

To upload video captions in Facebook, you’ll need to use an.srt file. Facebook has a very particular naming scheme for.srt files, so be sure to name your file correctly, or you will not be able to upload. These can be created in a text editor, such as Notepad, although most video editors, like Camtasia, can create captions and export an.srt file. You can make any necessary corrections, then download the.srt file (and rename it) for use on Facebook.