Markus Hedlund

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Timelapse from GoPro images with FFmpeg

Create a timelapse from GoPro images with FFmpeg and save it with MJPEG video encoding.

cd some/directory/with/gopro/images
ffmpeg -r 6 -f image2 -pattern_type glob -i '*.JPG' -s 4000x3000 -c:v mjpeg -q:v 10 ./the-timelapse-video.mov

See FFmpeg documentation for reference.

Now drag this video into a video editing software to make post editing.

2017-05-15