FFmpeg is a command line tool which composed of a collection of free software/ open source libraries. It includes libavcodec, an audio/video codec library used by several other projects, and libavformat, an audio/video container mux and demux library. It can help you record, convert and stream digital audio and video in numerous formats. It is developed by GNU/Linux but could be run in most operating system.
This time we will introduce a video player by Flex 1.5. It has basic function like Play, Pause, Stop, Volume and Seek. Following is the sreenshot:
Andrew Trice has written a so cool example shown how to do mask for images or videos by using of standard flex components. And he also do a tutorial about how to realize the effect.
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How to realize the PHP working with Flex? It seems not a problem for the senior Flexer but if you are a beginner then following video tutorial will be helpful to you. It is about 1 hour 19 minutes equal to a lesson. If you have time why not see the video?