Blank Frames Insertion

Add Blank-Frames source blocks to insert blank sequences between source parts.

<?xml version="1.0"?>
<query>
    <userid><<id>></userid> <!-- required -->
    <userkey><<key>></userkey> <!-- required -->
    <action>AddMedia</action> <!-- required -->
    <source>[SourceFile1]</source> <!-- required -->
    <source>
        <color>[Color]</color> <!-- required -->
        <duration>[InsertionDuration]</duration> <!-- required -->
    </source>
    <source>[SourceFile2]</source>
    <source>
        <color>[Color]</color> <!-- required -->
        <duration>[InsertionDuration]</duration> <!-- required -->
    </source>
    <source>[SourceFile3]</source>
    <format> <!-- required -->
        <!-- Format params --> 
    </format>
</query>
{
    "query": {
        "userid": "<<id>>", // required
        "userkey": "<<key>>", // required
        "action": "AddMedia", // required
        "source": [ // required
            "[SourceFile1]", 
            {
                "color": "[Color]", // required
                "duration": "[Duration]" // required
            },
            "[SourceFile2]", 
            {
                "color": "[Color]", // required
                "duration": "[Duration]" // required
            },
            "[SourceFile3]", 
        ],
        "format": { // required
            // Format params
        }
    }
}

Parameter

Description

Allowed Values

Default Values

color

Video Insertion solid color

Color in hex format

none, effectively black

duration

Sequence duration

Valid Timecode in format:
HH:mm:ss:SS - non-dropframe timecode
HH:mm:ss;SS - dropframe timecode

none

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Note

Blank frame insertion is currently limited in support to single-bitrate output formats (e.g. mp4, mpegts, etc.)

Blank frame insertion is not presently compatible with split-screen transforms.