[theora] Loseless Video Codec

Philip Jägenstedt philip at foolip.org
Tue Jan 5 15:45:55 PST 2010

On Tue, Jan 5, 2010 at 20:43, Benjamin M. Schwartz
<bmschwar at fas.harvard.edu> wrote:
> Philip Jägenstedt wrote:
>> lossless mjpeg
> Could you elaborate on this?  Standard MJPEG is necessarily lossy.

I used the GStreamer ffenc_ljpeg element which has the long name
"FFMPEG Lossless JPEG encoder". Judging by the size and image quality
it actually is lossless too (the bitrate setting as no effect). I'm
sure ljpeg can be done with mencoder etc too.

Philip Jägenstedt

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