Hello guest, if you like this forum, why don't you register? https://fanrestore.com/member.php?action=register (December 14, 2021) x


Thread Rating:
  • 0 Vote(s) - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Inserting Video into a MKV
#1
Ok this is rather specific but let me explain. I found one shot in an old project that needed to be fixed. The original intermediate files are long gone and I’m not going to redo the whole thing for one shot since that would take months.

I would like to avoid converting the project to avi again, fixing the shot and converting again to h264 as that would just add another level of compression.

Ideally I would like to redo the shot (just video) and insert it into the existing MKV without re-encoding. I know mkvmerge will allow you some latitude but not sure it will work in this case?

Any ideas guys? And thanks.
Reply
Thanks given by:
#2
I found VideoReDo TVSuite to do nice job in that situation. Get the latest version, older ones don't work with h264. It re-encodes just the frames "at the seams" so to speak, the rest is copied lossless. Remux your original .mkv to .ts with tsMuxer, then you can cut it with VideoReDo TVSuite into multiple segments and rearrange them or insert new segments, given they're same resolution, codec and bitrate. Export final to .ts container, it worked fastest that way for me, later you can remux it back into mkv.

edit: actually no need to remux to .ts, it does open .mkv and saves to .mkv directly.
Reply
Thanks given by:
#3
Ah forgot all about Videoredo, Thanks Plissken1138!
Reply
Thanks given by:
#4
I *think* tsmuxer can join files without re-encoding (or just re-encode the "seams"... so, cut the video in three (before, shot needed to be fixed, after) and join them. It could, or not could, work, though! Big Grin
Reply
Thanks given by: Colek
#5
If VideoRedo won't do the job for ya, try TMPGEnc Smart Renderer, I've used that one successfully to combine two different Blu Ray sources. It does the same thing, only reencoding at the cuts.
Reply
Thanks given by:
#6
Thanks also Tom!
Reply
Thanks given by:


Possibly Related Threads…
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  [Help] Remove text from video - Any new solutions? bendermac 1 1,046 2023-05-15, 10:58 PM
Last Post: Bilbofett
  Trying to make video issues visible to average viewers captainsolo 9 2,624 2023-04-14, 03:37 AM
Last Post: Bilbofett
  Streaming: Video/audio quality (bitrate) spoRv 2 1,636 2021-12-21, 08:34 PM
Last Post: spoRv
  [Help] Tool: Taking an Image and Searching Every Frame within a Video for that Image? alexp120 4 2,925 2021-06-01, 12:40 PM
Last Post: alexp120
  Green flashing in my video lionmane 3 2,375 2020-12-16, 11:06 PM
Last Post: lionmane
  Cinegy Cinescore - free benchmark for video production poita 54 36,257 2020-05-12, 01:49 PM
Last Post: Sabbelbacke
  'Visiting Criterion Collection' Video/Interview zoidberg 2 3,132 2020-02-20, 01:20 AM
Last Post: Chewtobacca
  [Idea] "the ultimate video matching/deduplication solution" spoRv 0 1,990 2019-08-20, 12:03 PM
Last Post: spoRv
  Don't capture interlaced video in 4:2:0 deleted user 9 6,406 2019-04-22, 11:49 PM
Last Post: spoRv
  video processors reviews spoRv 1 2,646 2018-05-04, 02:08 PM
Last Post: disco4000

Forum Jump:


Users browsing this thread: 2 Guest(s)