[FFmpeg-user] Adding text to a video

Dave Rice dave at avpreserve.com
Thu Apr 7 17:58:41 CEST 2011

On Apr 7, 2011, at 9:18 AM, Cecil Westerhof wrote:

> I want to make some video's where I explain things. Important things I
> like to accentuate by integrating text about what is said into the
> video on the moment it is said. I could not find anything about this.
> Is this possible?

I suppose the drawtext filter could be used for this, but do you want the text encoded into the video? Depending on how you're presenting it, it may be more efficient and a better UX to use something like popcorn.js.
Dave Rice

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