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Re: Video Compression

On Wed, 08 Apr 2015 16:30:16 -0400, Thomas H. George wrote:

> I need an beginer's guide to video compression. The man page for ffmpeg
> is daunting and I can find no explanations of the tools in libav-tools
> I have short avi HD video clips, 1280x720@30fps, which I would like to
> compress to a size suitable for email attachments. The largest is 196 M,
> most are about 90 M.
> Tom

Better to give people links to dropbox or an ftp server (etc.).  You're 
gonna be hard pressed to compress a file to something below the email 
attachment limits of most ISPs.

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