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jit.qt.videoout Reference

Output video to QuickTime video output component

jit.qt.videoout

Description

jit.qt.videoout takes a matrix as input, compresses the data and sends it directly to a video output component (VOC).

Examples

Discussion

Supported video output components include DV cameras (via the FireWire VOC) or special video cards (such as the Matrox RT).

WINDOWS USERS: This object is currently unsupported.

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

More about Matrix Operators

The Jitter MOP

MOP Arguments

MOP Attributes

MOP Messages

Attributes

codecquality [int]

Codec quality (default = 2 (normal))
0 = minimum
1 = low
2 = normal
3 = high
4 = maximum
5 = lossless

Note that minimum quality is, in many cases, the codec's default quality. Use "low" quality for consistent results.

colormode [symbol]

Sets the color mode (argb or uyvy).

voc [int]

The currently selected video output component (default = 0)

vocmode [int]

The current video output component (VOC) mode (default = component dependent)

Common Box Attributes

Messages

close

Closes the connection to an open video output component. The connection is automatically closed when the object is freed.

getvoclist

Sends a list of the available video output components out the object's right outlet.

getvocmodes

Sends a list of the available video output component modes out the object's right outlet. (e.g. the FireWire DV VOC offers NTSC and PAL modes)

open

Opens a component connection for video output. You must open the connection before the jit.qt.videoout object does anything.

See Also

Name Description
jit.qt.effect
jit.qt.grab
jit.qt.movie
jit.qt.record
Tutorial 22: Working With Video Output Components Tutorial 22: Working With Video Output Components