Capture Stage To Disk
Would anyone have any ideas on how to count the number of frames that are being captured with the 'Capture Stage to Disk' actor? Currently using a trigger to start capturing and a trigger delay (5sec) to stop. Finding that the length and speed of the captures to change over time.
If I could count 'frames' captured ( 5sec @ 25fps = 125 frames) and then use that to trigger the stop. The renders would then be more precise (in theory).
Please excuse if this question is a little silly/impossible. Still getting my head around digital video.
Yes they way I would do it is with a calculator and comparator actor. It is possible.As soon as you hit trigger to start the capture to disk then trigger a counter and connect it to a comparator actor. There may be a few frames delay in starting and stopping depending on your system. It would be interesting to see the results actually.
Thanks for the response.
When you say 'counter' are you meaning the counter actor or something more free running like a envelope gen? (which I take it would suffre form the same 'time' issue)
If its the counter any thoughts on how to trigger it with each frame?