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Interlaced to Progressive

Nov 2019

When importing clips in to Adobe Premiere, content in interlaced format is a nightmare when you have multiple clips, for this reason I convert all interlaced content to progressive.

This works on HEVC and H.264, but I need to work out how to do MPEG2 clips.

  ffmpeg.exe -i input.mp4 -vf yadif -c:v libx264 -preset slow -crf 19 -c:a aac -b:a 256k output.mp4

To make things easy, put this in a batch file (progressive.bat):

  ffmpeg.exe -i %1 -vf yadif -c:v libx264 -preset slow -crf 19 -c:a aac -b:a 256k %2

Then use the following syntax:

  progressive.bat infile outfile

You can download this batch file. (you will need the ffmpeg.exe executable).

interlaced_to_progressive.txt · Last modified: 2023/03/09 22:35 by