[FFmpeg-user] frame rate conversion

Carl Eugen Hoyos ceffmpeg at gmail.com
Sun Nov 25 00:39:33 EET 2018

2018-11-24 20:06 GMT+01:00, Daniel Senderowicz <daniel.senderowicz at gmail.com>:
> I just purchased a film scanner for my very old 8mm and super8 movies. This
> machine (Wolverine pro) generates a MP4 file at 20fps (only option). I
> would like to convert these files to 30fps (29.97?) so I can burn DVDs.

I believe the correct way to do this is "soft-telecine" which is
not supported by FFmpeg but MEncoder.

The alternative is to duplicate frames which will not look nice:
$ ffmpeg -i input -target ntsc-dvd out.vob
(This implies -r 30000/1001 iirc)

Carl Eugen

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