Monday, 28 November 2016

Turn Hard Drive into Networked Storage with a Raspberry Pi

Video showing you how to turn any hard drive into network storage using a Raspberry Pi and OpenMediaVault

In video i show setup with a Pi 3 and Seagate Expansion external hard drive 5TB which i use to store my movies so they can be accessed via any PC or network device in my home

Software used
Openmediavault
http://www.openmediavault.org/
SD Card Formatter
https://www.sdcard.org/downloads/formatter_4/index.html
USB Image Tool
http://www.alexpage.de/usb-image-tool/download/

Tuesday, 25 October 2016

Setup piCorePlayer Raspberry Pi 7” Touchscreen

Video showing how to setup piCorePlayer on a Raspberry Pi 3 with a Meridian Explorer 2 USB DAC and 7” Touchscreen so you can enjoy MQA audio on your network music player

piCorePlayer https://sites.google.com/site/picoreplayer/home

Software used SD Card Formatter 4.0 https://www.sdcard.org/downloads/formatter_4/index.html USB Image Tool http://www.alexpage.de/usb-image-tool/download/
Music l e t e m r i o t https://letemriot.bandcamp.com/
Captured using Open Broadcaster Software https://obsproject.com/
Mic used Audio-Technica ATR2100


Saturday, 6 August 2016

Convert 30fps Video to 60fps Guide Using MeGUI "Easy One Click"

New updated video as trying to make things easier converting video to 60fps with MeGUI well after a few weeks i thought i would take it a step farther and make an installer which is pre-setup so you only have to install AviSynth and LAVFilters and your ready to goooooooo

I've done a little update so MeGUI will double any video so 30fps to 60fps, 60fps to 120fps and so on ........



MeGUI Double
https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B62_JxaGUxk9b3NnMGF5YngzYmc/view?usp=sharing

MeGUI 30fps to 60fps
https://drive.google.com/folderview?id=0B62_JxaGUxk9Q2x2Y3lXVEVla00&usp=sharing

So thanks to everyone over at http://www.spirton.com/convert-videos... as they made the guide which i used to make this video plus to the people who coded the other software used

Other software used
Open Broadcaster Software to capture video https://obsproject.com

Mic used
Audio-Technica ATR2100-USB

Wednesday, 20 July 2016

The best game on the PS4

That's an easy one its Plants vs Zombies Garden Warfare which has to be the most fun game ever created on any platform

PS don't but GW2 it's crap compared to the first game


Sunday, 5 June 2016

Re-Add Audio to Video Quick and Easy

Quick video showing how to re-add audio to video be it a game capture or a home video plus can be using to add another audio channel which is free and easy

Can also be used to extract audio from a video

Software used MKVToolNix
http://www.fosshub.com/MKVToolNix.html

Description
MKVToolNix is a small collection of tools (mkvmerge, mkvinfo, mkvextract, mkvpropedit and mmg) that allows you to manipulate Matroska (MKV) files in several ways. You can use MKVToolNix to create, split, edit, mux, demux, merge, extract or inspect Matroska files


Monday, 23 May 2016

Convert 30fps Video to 60fps Guide Using Hybrid "Easy"

Found a new bit of software called Hybird to convert 30fps video to 60fps which is an all in one package so is easier to install and use from http://www.selur.de/


From there site
Hybrid is a multi platform (Linux/Mac OS X/Windows) Qt based frontend for a bunch of other tools which can convert nearly every input to x264/x265/Xvid/VP9/... + ac3/ogg/mp3/aac/flac inside an mp4/m2ts/mkv/webm/mov/avi container, a Blu-ray or an AVCHD structure

Saturday, 7 May 2016

Raspberry Pi3 Squeezebox and Meridian Explorer 2 DAC MQA Playback

Been listening to some MQA music files on my Pi3 Squeezebox and Meridian Explorer 2 DAC and have to say the future is here and now for digital muisc


Monday, 11 April 2016

Setup a Squeezebox Network Music Player using Max2Play, Raspberry Pi, HiFIBerry DAC and the official Raspberry Pi Touchscreen Display

Hello video showing you how to setup Max2Play on a Raspberry Pi with a HiFIBerry DAC and the official Raspberry Pi Touchscreen Display to run as a Squeezebox Network Music Player



Max2Play
http://www.max2play.com/en/

Made this video as the few i found and even the ones on the Max2Play website didn't show you how to setup from start to finish so thought i would make one to help people out

I'm using a Pi 2 but the Pi 3 should also work plus my music is stored on a WD My Cloud network drive connected to a Linksys WRT1900ACS running DD-WRT (Kong Build)

Hardware used
Pi 2
7” Touchscreen
HiFiBerry DAC
WD My Cloud Network Drive
Linksys WRT1900ACS running DD-WRT

Software used
SD Formatter Link
USB Image Tool Link

Captured using
Open Broadcaster Software https://obsproject.com/
Audio-Technica ATR2100-USB Microphone

Music from Let Em Riot
https://letemriot.bandcamp.com/music
http://www.letemriot.com/home.html

Twitter
https://twitter.com/letemriot

Saturday, 5 March 2016

New Convert 30fps Video to 60fps Guide (Free)

Updated Video showing how to convert 30fps video to 60fps with MeGUI which you can use to convert any 30fps video to 60fps

Made this updated video as there was a problem updating MeGUI so though it was time for a new one with the new versions of each software used which is a little faster to install



Software to download Link

Lav Filters if needed Link
Forum Link

Portuguese language version by luiz michel Lopes Castro Link

PS4 GTA 5 60fps Full Video Download Link

So thanks to everyone over at http://www.spirton.com/convert-videos... as they made the guide which i used to make this video plus to the people who coded the other software used

Other software used
Open Broadcaster Software to capture video https://obsproject.com

Mic used
Audio-Technica ATR2100-USB

PS i'm no expert at how this software works but will do my best to help but your best bet is to ask over at http://www.spirton.com/convert-videos... there the brains

Tuesday, 23 February 2016

How To Join / Merge TS Video Files Together "free and easy"

Quick video showing how to Join / Merge TS video files using a batch file which i use to join files captured by a Elgato HD60 Pro so i can edit with VideoReDo

Text to add to Notepad copy /b *.ts joined_files.ts
save as joiner.bat

Captured using Open Broadcaster Software (OBS Studio) http://obsproject.com/index
Microphone used Audio-Technica ATR2100-USB Cardioid Dynamic USB/XLR Microphone