[FFmpeg-user] ProRes encoding: Question about FFmpeg docs

Carl Eugen Hoyos ceffmpeg at gmail.com
Sun Mar 11 11:29:23 EET 2018

2018-03-11 9:33 GMT+01:00 Peter B. <pb at das-werkstatt.com>:

> When I looked at the documentation [1], there are 2 encoders mentioned:
>   * prores-aw
>   * prores-ks
> It says to use "-vcodec" to choose which one (btw: I also tried "-c:v"):
> I get: "Unknown encoder" for both

For the option, you have to replace "-" with "_":
-vcodec prores_aw
-vcodec prores_ks

Carl Eugen

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