[clug] Extracting frames out of movies

Jepri jepri at webone.com.au
Sun May 9 14:35:56 GMT 2004

Cool, I get to recycle answers!  mplayer can do this for you, and I have 
  used this ability.

That link again:


Also, natilus and I think Rox filer have this ability, but good luck 
yanking the code out of them.

Martijn van Oosterhout wrote:
> Hi,
> I've got a digital camera that can take movies in .mov format which
> xanim identifies as QuickTime (file can't make sense of it). Does
> anyone know a program to extract just the first frame out for a
> thumbnail or something? I found qtdechunk in the quicktime-utils
> package but it only does all frames.
> Any suggestions?

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