You can make quick work of trimming videos or capturing just the audio with FFmpeg and a Chromebook. (This is another post on using a Chromebook as a video tool for journalists. Previously, we have shown how to Create video slideshows with ImageMagick and FFmpeg in minutes and how to use FFmpeg with Google Earth.… Continue reading FFmpeg tips: Quickly cut video clips or extract audio
Are you journalist that needs to snag a copy of a video for reporting, for use “on air” or for use in a digital video piece? Youtube-dl is a popular tool for downloading videos from most of the common sites that has been around for a long time. Despite its name, it works not only… Continue reading How to use youtube-dl to grab an online video
If you’re a journalist in East Tennessee, this is a “can’t miss” event, a chance to attend a workshop led by Al Tompkins for free! (Make sure to RSVP.) There is also a community event featuring Tompkins on Friday evening, Nov. 8. This will be another great event.