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Output video to DirectX FireWire output (Windows only)


The jit.dx.videoout object takes a matrix as input, compresses the data and sends it directly over FireWire to an attached DV camera.

MACINTOSH USERS: The jit.dx.videoout object uses DirectX, and is Windows-only. Please refer to the jit.qt.videoout object.

Matrix Operator

matrix inputs:1, matrix outputs:1
Name IOProc Planelink Typelink Dimlink Plane Dim Type
out n/a 1 1 1 1 1 char long float32 float64

Information for Jitter Matrix Operator (MOP) messages and attributes to this object


open Opens a connection to a FireWire device for video output. You must open the connection before the jit.dx.videoout object does anything.
close Closes the connection to an open FireWire device. The connection is automatically closed when the object is freed.

Information for box attributes common to all objects


See Also

Name Description
jit.qt.effect QuickTime Effects for Jitter matrices
jit.dx.grab Digitize video from an external source using DirectX (Windows only)
jit.qt.grab Digitize video from an external source
jit.qt.movie Play or edit a QuickTime movie
jit.qt.record Record a QuickTime movie
jit.qt.videoout Output video to QuickTime video output component