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12-17-2004, 03:46 AM
Hello! I made in maya my whole animation rendered at 24 FPS (as a targa sequence) and I edited it in After Effects and saved it as a not compressed avi, I imported the AVI in pinnacle studio because I wanted to edit it with other videos but above all I wanted to export everything in a dvd format, pinnacle can burn directly the video on a dvd in svcd or dvd format, and I did it, the problem is that my original video is 24 fps and pinnacle burn the dvd only (I don't know if there is a way to change this) at 25 fps, so every second the animation is like stopping for a frame. So I was wondering... is there a way to export in dvd format (or svcd) directly from AE? this way I could do it in 24 fps directly. I know I can render everything again in 25 fps but it's a very long render so I would prefer not to do it! thank you, Antonio
12-18-2004, 06:19 AM
I see that you are located in SF so I would imagine that you are working in NTSC so you should be working in 29.97 or 30 fps, 24fps is for film and it will look funny playing back on a DVD to television which is 29.97. I think Pinnacle must have put it out to 25fps because that is the frame rate for PAL and is the closest to what you were working in
12-18-2004, 05:26 PM
yes actually I'm living in sf but I have just arrived from italy, so I'm still used to the european pal version :) pinnacle let me choose some standard like 25, 15, or 30 but not 24, anyway I will try to solve with another software, for now I will render a divx in after effect :) thanks
01-20-2006, 04:00 AM
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