DV Info Net

DV Info Net (http://www.dvinfo.net/forum/)
-   Open DV Discussion (http://www.dvinfo.net/forum/open-dv-discussion/)
-   -   Closed Captioning (http://www.dvinfo.net/forum/open-dv-discussion/1772-closed-captioning.html)

Ken Tanaka April 25th, 2002 09:07 PM

Closed Captioning
 
This is just a curiosity question.

Has anyone had to accommodate/provide closed-captioning on a piece? If so, how did you do it?

Jeff Donald April 26th, 2002 07:12 AM

It depends on what the duplication or post house wants. I have provided just typed sheets and others have wanted word files etc to import into their software. It is then encoded and inserted into blank lines in the vertical sync.

Jeff

Rob Lohman April 26th, 2002 11:31 AM

If you go down the MPEG2 route (for DVD for example, or
digital sattelite distribution) it is encoded (digitally) within
the MPEG2 file. I don't think I've seen software encoders
who can embed this signal. A DVD duplication house might
know more about this issue. If you want to know more for
mpeg2 encoding I might be able to ask some friends of mine.
Lemme know if you need it.


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 02:00 AM.

DV Info Net -- Real Names, Real People, Real Info!
1998-2018 The Digital Video Information Network