[FFmpeg-user] Prores seek to position is slow

Carl Eugen Hoyos cehoyos at ag.or.at
Sat Aug 30 16:47:45 CEST 2014

Andrew <ffmpeg-mail <at> andrewkilpatrick.org> writes:

> ffmpeg -y -i input.mov -r 24 -pix_fmt rgb48le -vcodec tiff -ss 00:01:00 

This command line does not seek, it decodes until 1:00 
and throws everything away until then.
Use "ffmpeg -ss 1:00 -i input.mov" to seek.

Carl Eugen

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