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Tutorial: Convert Video to HEVC/H.265 and AVC/H.264 in C++

The two most commonly used video compressions are AVC (H.264) and HEVC (H.265). The majority of HD broadcasting, video sharing, mobile streaming, and digital surveillance use either an H.264 or H.265 video compressor. We all remember saving videos to our … Continue reading

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Tutorial: Extract Image Info with the CodecsImageInfo Class

Like people, images are all different. Even though some images may look the same, there can be hidden information within the properties that make them unique. Perhaps you find yourself currently in a workspace that is going paperless and need … Continue reading

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Correct Photos of Documents – Two- and Three-dimensional Skew

As I mentioned in my previous post, Correct Photos of Documents – Ambient Lighting, most images of documents suffer from skew. There are two types of skew: two-dimensional and three-dimensional. Text is typically parallel to the top and bottom of … Continue reading

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