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Old December 1st, 2006, 05:55 PM   #1
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Fast codec?

O.K., I use H.264 for most everything. But, as you know, it takes forever to compress.

What do I use if I am willing to sacrifice a bit of quality when I really want fast compression times? Final product will be small (320x240) web video.

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Old December 1st, 2006, 08:38 PM   #2
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I use Sorenson 3. It was a pretty standard web codec for QuickTime before H.264. It looks decent at reasonable framerates, and it's much faster to compress than H.264.
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Old December 1st, 2006, 11:05 PM   #3
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Why don't you try this?

https://developer.berlios.de/projects/x264qtcodec/
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