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July 31st, 2009

Capturing Video (How I Did It)

Desktop, Linux, Multimedia, by suvi.

One of the common questions we get here at linuxjournal.com is how we produce our videos. Shawn produced a howto video on some ways of doing it. The following describes how I capture my videos and also the script that I use to add the Linux Journal logo watermark to it.

The video capture howto part of the article is fairly simple: I use xvidcap:

$ xvidcap –cap_geometry 640×480

The –cap_geometry argument sets the initial size of the capture area so that I always get the same size video. This is also a requirement for my watermark adding script.

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