209: Comparing Apple Compressor to Adobe Media Encoder

209: Comparing Apple Compressor to Adobe Media Encoder

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Both Adobe Media Encoder (AME) and Apple Compressor recently underwent upgrades. In this week's webinar, we compare the two software to see what's new; along with a look at some of their existing advanced features that we may have overlooked in the past.

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Presented: Nov. 30, 2016

Several times each month, Larry Jordan presents a live, on-line, video training webinar discussing issues related to video editing and post-production. For a list of upcoming webinars, click here.

Duration: 49:41
Download file size: 440 MB (Downloaded ZIP file)
Format: QuickTime movie (HD: 1280 x 720)

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COURSE DESCRIPTION

Both Adobe Media Encoder (AME) and Apple Compressor recently underwent upgrades. In this week’s webinar, we compare the two software to see what’s new; along with a look at some advanced features that we have not covered in the past.

Join host, Larry Jordan, as he showcases:

  • New and advanced features in Adobe Media Encoder
  • Stitching multiple movies into one in Media Encoder
  • New and advanced features in Apple Compressor
  • Creating a distributed compression network in Compressor
  • Things you can do in one that you can’t do in the other
  • Audience questions and answer

AUDIENCE LEVEL

This is an intermediate-to-advanced-level session. Some knowledge of Compressor or AME will be helpful. (This session is presented as a QuickTime movie, no other software is required for viewing.)

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CONTENT OUTLINE

  • Definitions of key compression terms
  • Key compression rules that improve quality
  • What determines file size?
  • What determines image quality?
  • Suggested compression bit rates
  • Common features between both programs

Apple Compressor

  • New features in 2016
  • Unique features
  • Notes on creating a compression network

Apple Compressor Demo

  • The new interface
  • File import
  • Create a folder for HTTP Live Streaming
  • Chain files to improve efficiency
  • Create custom locations
  • Modify preferences
  • Create a compression network
  • Automate compression with Droplets

Adobe Media Encoder

  • New features in 2016
  • Unique features

Adobe Media Encoder Demo

  • Explore the new interface and workspaces
  • Modify the interface
  • The new Media Browser
  • Stitch multiple movies into one
  • Create ingest presets for Premiere
  • Modify key preference settings
  • Add a watermark
  • Create and modify a Watch Folder
  • Audience Questions