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Here you will find helpful tips on how to get started on creating videos for Tripfilms.
Video Formats We Accept
We recommend H.264/MP4 but we also accept:.avi, .dv, .mov/.qt, .mpeg, .mp4, .3gp, .asf/.wmv, .flv
For best results, we recommend exporting your videos using the H.264 codec. Sometimes, this is referred to as MP4.
Use the same frame rate you shot, but 30 FPS is a good target frame rate.
HD (High Definition) Video Resolution
We love HD videos! For HD videos, use these resolutions: 1280x720 ("720p") or 1920x1080 ("1080p")
SD (Standard Definition) VIdeo Resolution
Use 640x380 is for a 4:3 SD video, or 640x360 for a 16:9 SD video.
The maximum file size the video encoder will accept is 1 GB
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you are having difficulty uploading your videos. Keep in mind that it may take some time for your videos to be encoded and display on the site. Thank you for sharing your travel videos on Tripfilms.com!
Tips For Shooting with a Smartphone
Smartphones like iPhones and Android phones have great video capabilities, and the newest versions can shoot in HD. Because you are bringing your smartphone on your travels anyway, why not make videos with you smartphone?
Here is a great video that gives some tips for making good videos with our Smartphone http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=edzWTw0Yp_U