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Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by Todd Gessner, Jul 4, 2016.

  1. Todd Gessner

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    relatively new pilot of Pro 3! All of my video plays jerky (almost as fast series of stills) any ideas for correcting?
     
  2. flyboy73

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    Can you post an example? Is your computer fast enough to handle the high data rate?
     
  3. t2adze

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    Device/PC you watching them on is not fast enough.
    Either the SD card you used is not CLASS 10. But i doubt that to be the case
     
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    And also check the frame rate you're using. I discovered the reason for for the jerky video on our old PC was because the graphics card couldnt handle 60fps. I dropped to 25 and no problem. Our HD Samsung TV's also can't handle higher framrates either..
     
  5. Meta4

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    1. Copy your video to your computer's hard drive rather than viewing straight from the card.
    2. Try using VLC media player
    If it is still a problem, your computer is the problem and isn't up to handling 4K video.
    Try shooting 1080p and see how that works out.
     
  6. Sagebrush

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    Shoot at 480 and see how that plays on your computer. Two-bits says it's not the actual video, but the device you are trying to play it on.

    SB
     
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    Editing your video and then rendering it back out will also fix the issue.
     
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    Download Handbrake software for your PC and re-encode it to H264. Your video files are probably gigabytes in size.
    It'll turn a 5gig file into a 100meg file with very little loss in quality and you PC will handle it fine.
    Handbrake is free.
    HandBrake: Open Source Video Transcoder
     
  9. Todd Gessner

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    Thanks so much! It definitely is the computer! Works perfectly when played on my iPad. I have not tried switching from 60 to 25fps yet (Darn rain)! Does the slower fps affect the quality?
     
  10. Numone

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    Errr, I dunno, cos as I said, I can't play back any vids with high fps!? :) All I know is that videos shot at 1080p/25fps are outstanding....