FFmpeg tips: Quickly cut video clips or extract audio

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

Flooding in Knoxville

Just seven days ago, Knoxville was flooded by historic rainfall, more than five inches on in a day on top of 10 days of continuous rainy days. Here is what it looked like just outside my subdivision. This is the view across the street. The office building was heavily flooded. The parking is about half… Continue reading Flooding in Knoxville