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Re: Harry's video tutorials
« Reply #30 on: 2009 June 09 13:07:16 »
Hi Jack

I have just tried it and downloaded Ok! , so not quite sure what problem is only to say that Juan had a problem playing it
on his MAC , Are you a Mac boy

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Re: Harry's video tutorials
« Reply #31 on: 2009 June 09 13:12:33 »
Yep I am using a Mac, so that must be the issue.  However the other tutorials ran great on my Mac?????
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Re: Harry's video tutorials
« Reply #32 on: 2009 June 09 13:20:23 »
Hi Jack

The only thing I can think of is that I used a new bit of software to edit the WMV file and perhaps its not Mac friendly!
or the file is a bit monkey  :)
Will redo and see if it becomes Mac friendly

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Re: Harry's video tutorials
« Reply #33 on: 2009 June 09 14:38:07 »
Hi Harry,

Can you write-up a couple of sentences describing how you create your video tutorials (software used, screen size selected, etc.). Not wishing to 'steal your thunder', but I am sure others (like me) might have some simple hints that are easier expressed in 30s of video than 30 lines of forum text !!

FYI, I have Camtasia Studio and would be screen-capturing using that, before post-processing to minimise file size.

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Re: Harry's video tutorials
« Reply #34 on: 2009 June 10 11:26:22 »
Hi Niall

You can have all the thunder and Lightning you like just leave me the clear skies ;D

I have not seen the package you intend to use and would be interested in its capabilities
I tried a dozen or so software package and ended up with a very simple package called replay http://replay-video.com/ as this offered the
best quality video I could find with small file sizes.
This package creates wmv files which are  very difficult to edit without recoding ( missing video quality and  creating bigger file sizes) , also does not pick up cursor changes correctly.
I capture the full frame ( 1440 x 900) at 20 fps and 22htz sound quality

I look forward to your videos

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Re: Harry's video tutorials
« Reply #35 on: 2009 June 10 12:09:39 »
Hi Jack

I have re super glued the video together again, please try again as I do not have a mac :'(

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Re: Harry's video tutorials
« Reply #36 on: 2009 June 10 12:58:12 »
Hi Niall

I have tried the software package you suggest and indeed is very good and recodes the best I have tried.

Pity its 10 times the price  :'(

I have a 30 day trial to have a go with but video editing looks easier , but wmv still produces the smallest files,

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Re: Harry's video tutorials
« Reply #37 on: 2009 June 10 13:20:55 »
Works fine on my Mac now  Thanks
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Re: Harry's video tutorials
« Reply #38 on: 2009 June 10 19:24:58 »
Harry,

i have used this program and the price is right http://www.bbsoftware.co.uk/BBFlashBackExpress.aspx  maybe could save as a flash - the avi file can be huge though when converted?
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Re: Harry's video tutorials
« Reply #39 on: 2009 June 13 09:46:20 »
Hi All

Short tutorial this week even though very useful it it is   :D

You can get  " Masked saturation boost " at  http://www.harrysastroshed.com/pixinsighthome.html

Hope its of help

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Re: Harry's video tutorials
« Reply #40 on: 2009 June 13 16:26:04 »
Hi Harry, thanks a lot, very cool stuff. Just watched you masked saturation boost video and applied the trick to my image, fantastic result!

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Re: Harry's video tutorials
« Reply #41 on: 2009 June 13 23:14:15 »
Hi All

Short tutorial this week even though very useful it it is   :D

You can get  " Masked saturation boost " at  http://www.harrysastroshed.com/pixinsighthome.html

Hope its of help

Regards Harry
  keep churning them out Harry, thoroughly enjoying watching and learning from these
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Re: Harry's video tutorials
« Reply #42 on: 2009 June 18 14:50:34 »
Hi Stephane and houghy

Sorry for late response :angel:

Glad to be of help!

will have to think of some more to do

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Re: Harry's video tutorials
« Reply #43 on: 2009 June 18 16:56:27 »
Harry You are the Energizer Bunny.  Keep up the good work!  Jack
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Re: Harry's video tutorials
« Reply #44 on: 2009 June 18 20:20:47 »
Hi Stephane and houghy

Sorry for late response :angel:

Glad to be of help!

will have to think of some more to do

Harry
how about stacking and aligning DSLR images, maybe processing a nebulae or two, or even a few methods of workflow to processing images?
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