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* Export a 95-100% quality "Motion JPEG A" video from Premiere.
 
* Export a 95-100% quality "Motion JPEG A" video from Premiere.
* Compress this large (often ~1GB) file using mencoder and Szymon's toavi script, which is also reproduced below:
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* Compress this large (often ~1GB) file using <pre>mencoder</pre> and Szymon's toavi script, which is also reproduced below:
  
 
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Revision as of 14:19, 11 October 2007

This document is meant to organize answers to common task oriented problems, thereby saving Szymon some time. Feel free to add your own questions and solutions.


Categories

Making Movies

  • How do I export a good quality, small size movie from Premiere?

Making Models

  • I need a very simple shape. How do I make it?
  • Do we (Princeton Graphics Group) have good models lying around?
  • Where can I find good models on the internet?
  • How can I get models from Sketchup to a format I can use?

Mesh Processing

  • How do I subdivide a mesh?
  • How do I smooth a mesh?
  • How do I remesh (retriangulate, reparameterize) a mesh?
  • How do I decimate a mesh?
  • How can I convert from format X to format Y?
  • My mesh has holes. How can I fix it?

Qt Related

  • What magic environment variables do I need to make Qt work?
  • How can I set up the Qt Windows Open Source version to work with Visual Studio?

Making Movies

How do I export a good quality, small size movie from Premiere?

Method 1:

  • Export a 95-100% quality "Motion JPEG A" video from Premiere.
  • Compress this large (often ~1GB) file using
    mencoder
    and Szymon's toavi script, which is also reproduced below:

Making Models

  • I need a very simple shape. How do I make it?
  • Do we (Princeton Graphics Group) have good models lying around?
  • Where can I find good models on the internet?
  • How can I get models from Sketchup to a format I can use?

Mesh Processing

  • How do I subdivide a mesh?
  • How do I smooth a mesh?
  • How do I remesh (retriangulate, reparameterize) a mesh?
  • How do I decimate a mesh?
  • How can I convert from format X to format Y?
  • My mesh has holes. How can I fix it?

Qt Related

  • What magic environment variables do I need to make Qt work?
  • How can I set up the Qt Windows Open Source version to work with Visual Studio?