[gst-devel] Format Conversion and Compression

Stefan Kost ensonic at hora-obscura.de
Fri Jun 11 17:35:42 CEST 2010

On 09.06.2010 18:12, Wes Miller wrote:
> Hi All,
> This is probably right under my nose...if I just knew what to search for. 
> But, let's get it in one place.
> Given a filesrc (or a stream, I suppose) containing some sort of recorded
> video recorded at hi-def, big size, etc.,  (NOTE:  I'm starting with mjpeg
> for now.)
> How do I change to a different format, say, mjpeg to mpeg?
> How do I alter the compression ratio?  
> How do I reduce the image size?
videoscale in the middle of the transcode
> How do I lower the image quality (lower the resolution)?
resolution is imagesize, right? You can also lower the frame rate
> Thanks,
> We

For all these things, you want to have a close look on what edward is
doing here:


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