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[SLUG] Trying to create 'brady bunch-style' video
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- From: elliott-brennan <elliottbrennan@xxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Sun, 03 Feb 2008 16:56:53 +1100
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I've googled a bit and searched through the
Imagemagick e-mail archives, but not found
anything I could use. I'm not even certain that
what I want to do is possible.
I also posted this to the Imagemagick mail group.
The only response I got back was from someone who
told me there was an app for Mac OSX, called Grid
which could do this.
I know I'm showing my age, but if you recall the
intro to The Brady Bunch tv show:
This is what I'm trying to achieve.
If I take four separate video streams of my
children and create four separate collections of
A0001.jpeg to A1000
I know that I can use:
montage *.jpeg -geometry +2+2 montage_geom.jpeg
To create a two-by-two individual .jpeg of the
four images (very neat - I know this is basic
stuff, but when I found it I thought "How easy is
However, what I want to do is create a montage of
four separate streams of jpegs, creating a related
set of sequentially numbered composite images so
that I can then rejoin the whole as one raw video
file and come out with something similar to the
Brady Bunch intro (an image in each quarter of the
window is fine - it doesn't have to be a complex
as the BB intro).
If anyone is able to provide assistance with this,
it would be most appreciated. Also, if there is a
site which explains this or another forum, a
redirection or URL, if available, would also be
Many thanks to anyone who is able to provide
assistance, advice or information and my apologies
if I've overlooked something obvious.
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