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Compressor 101 - Absolute Beginner's Guide.
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Which of these frame rates will provide a ‘film look’ with motion blur?
The preview area will not show...
statistics related to your compression setting
simulated output video
original source video
a simultaneous glimpse of source and destination video
Setting the data rate to a higher number will result in...
a larger file size
the same file size as the original
a smaller file size
This type of compression produces an end result that is digitally indistinguishable from the original file:
When dropping a video file on a droplet, Compressor will run...
in the foreground as an active application
in a window
in the background as a process
One reason to restrict the number of Compressor instances would be...
batch process speed
Which of these effects is NOT a choice when using Compressor?
What is the main benefit of choosing an ‘Apple Devices’ setting over another comparable resolution setting?
The Apple device compatibility chart provided
Which of these versions of ProRes has the highest data rate and largest file size?
Cropping automatically fills the empty frames with blank space and does not actually reduce video resolution. True or false?
By default, the destination ‘source’ will overwrite your original file. True or false?
When creating a group of computers, those computers should be...
on the same network
using the same version of macOs
in close physical proximity
the same Mac model
Actions can remain with your source file even after deleting and editing settings. True or false?
The actual act of uploading the video file to the online service is part of the...
Drag and drop is not supported by Compressor. True or false?
When hitting the circular arrow button on a past batch, processing will begin immediately on whatever batch you selected. True or false?
These 2 keys can be used as shortcuts to set the boundaries of your transcoding section.
I and O
1 and 2
S and E
Left and Right shift
The collection of choices made by the computer and user about resolution and data rate are stored in a:
Which of these is NOT a standard marker available in Compressor?
How many tabs are at the top of the Compressor window to monitor projected, current, and past batches?
Audio file settings generally have a much smaller effect on the file size than video. True or false?
Which of these is a standard US TV resolution size?
2140 x 720
1920 x 1080
640 x 240
4096 x 768
Once surround sound files have been added to a batch, they cannot be individually replaced or swapped. True or false?
Final Cut Pro and Motion can both send video output directly to compressor without exporting first. True or false?
Batches can be processed by multiple computers. True or false?
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