[FFmpeg-user] Image to Video conversion

Moritz Barsnick barsnick at gmx.net
Mon Sep 19 17:03:26 EEST 2022

On Mon, Sep 19, 2022 at 15:13:27 +0200, Naveen.B wrote:
>     I tried to mux the images, with the below command, but I got an error
> "No bmp codec tag found for              codec bmp"
>     ffmpeg -framerate 30 -i CapturedImage-001.bmp -codec copy output.mkv.
>     I would appreciate it if you could suggest a command for converting
> .bmp to lossless video.

You can't put BMP-encoded images directly into a video. You'll need to
(losslessly) re-encode to some other codec, such as FFV1 or VP9
lossless, or whatever your target device/audience may be willing to


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