Test video file?

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Dysthymia
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Test video file?

Post by Dysthymia » Tue Aug 01, 2017 12:54 pm

Is there a high quality, non-copyrighted video file anyone would recommend using for evaluating different Handbrake settings?

A few seconds of UHQ grainy video, a few seconds with smoke or steam passing in front of someone's face, several seconds of fast action, etc?
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Re: Test video file?

Post by Woodstock » Tue Aug 01, 2017 1:18 pm

http://bbb3d.renderfarming.net/download.html

Big Buck Bunny gets a lot of mention for testing.

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Re: Test video file?

Post by Dysthymia » Tue Aug 01, 2017 3:17 pm

Is there a particular short section of it you'd recommend with a good mix of characteristics?

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Re: Test video file?

Post by Woodstock » Tue Aug 01, 2017 4:35 pm

I have not watched it in native resolution, but it looks like it would have "blown fur" (which would be a lot like "grain"), high movement scenes, etc., distributed through out it. And it starts with a high-contrast section, with the wake-up sequence.

When I was doing a test for high-motion/high detail, I used the Dalek attack on Gallifrey from "Day of the Doctor", but that does not qualify as "non-copyrighted".

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Re: Test video file?

Post by rollin_eng » Tue Aug 01, 2017 4:55 pm

Dysthymia wrote:
Tue Aug 01, 2017 12:54 pm
A few seconds of UHQ grainy video, a few seconds with smoke or steam passing in front of someone's face, several seconds of fast action, etc?
Pretty much sounds like Aliens, Saving Private Ryan or The Hurt Locker.

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Re: Test video file?

Post by BradleyS » Tue Aug 01, 2017 11:26 pm

Tears Of Steel. Fine grain, mix of live action and CGI.

Anything by Blender Foundation is good.

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