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How to Bulk Add Watermarks and Intros

Discussion in 'Video Production' started by englandrm, Nov 29, 2013.

  1. englandrm

    englandrm BANNED BANNED

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    I have a bunch of videos I'd like to add a 6 second intro to, and add a watermark in the bottom right hand corner. I'm currently doing this manually with Camtasia, but I have a few dozen more videos to go and figured it was worth it to see if there was a software option.

    I'm open to free or paid options. These are MP4 files I believe. Does anyone have any recommendations?

    Thanks. ~englandrm
     
  2. sirgold

    sirgold BANNED BANNED

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    A simple ffmpeg with proper parameters will just work fine
     
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  3. devde

    devde Registered Member

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    ffmpeg or mencoder

    here are some code examples to get you started:

    watermarking


    Top left corner
    Code:
    ffmpeg -i inputvideo.avi -vf "movie=watermarklogo.png [watermark]; [in][watermark] overlay=10:10 [out]" outputvideo.flv
    
    Top right corner
    Code:
    ffmpeg ?i inputvideo.avi -vf "movie=watermarklogo.png [watermark]; [in][watermark] overlay=main_w-overlay_w-10:10 [out]" outputvideo.flv
    
    Bottom left corner
    Code:
    ffmpeg ?i inputvideo.avi -vf "movie=watermarklogo.png [watermark]; [in][watermark] overlay=10:main_h-overlay_h-10 [out]" outputvideo.flv
    
    Bottom right corner
    Code:
    ffmpeg ?i inputvideo.avi -vf "movie=watermarklogo.png [watermark]; [in][watermark] overlay=main_w-overlay_w-10:main_h-overlay_h-10 [out]" outputvideo.flv
    
    Batch add intro
    Code:
    for %a in ("*.mp4") do Mencoder -ovc copy -oac copy c:\intro.mp4 "%a" -o "c:\temp\%%a"
    
     
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  4. Pixelsport

    Pixelsport Newbie

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    never thought that it can be automated. Very useful information.

     
  5. Matt707

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    I use Adobe After Effects for this. It's super simple to bulk add the watermark into multiple comps and then bath render them out.
     
  6. Salexes

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    How to batch add outro ?