If you just want one format, go with the iPod video format. We encode, .mov, .m4v, .mp3, flash, and .wmv. With .m4v being about 98% of our viewership.
-K --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "sdorfman.rm" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > Hello everyone, > > I'm about to start a video blog. I'm trying to decide on a format to encode my videos in, and > I was hoping for feedback from the collective experience of this list. > > Here are the goals I'd like to satisfy with my video compression choice: > 1. one format for windows and mac (hopefully this is possible, I'd rather not have a .mov and > .wmv of each video because that complicates things and takes up double the server space > and doubles my compression time. maybe mpeg4 will satisfy this requirement? i realize > windows users can download quicktime, but i'd rather use a format that doesn't require > windows users to have to download software.) > 2. compatible with video ipods > 3. easily compressed with my existing workflow Final Cut -> Compressor. > > What do y'all think? Am I asking for the moon here? > > Simon > Yahoo! Groups Links <*> To visit your group on the web, go to: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/videoblogging/ <*> To unsubscribe from this group, send an email to: [EMAIL PROTECTED] <*> Your use of Yahoo! Groups is subject to: http://docs.yahoo.com/info/terms/