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    Video 'watermarking' software

    I'm looking for a piece of software that needs to be either open source, free or extremeley cheap. My requirments for the software are simple - tell it a path to a video file and a path to an image and it will overlay the image on the video.

    The reason that I need this is to brand videos created with Windows Media Encoder. I believe it is also possible to get plugins for Encoder that do this so one of these would do.

    Any ideas anyone?

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    I believe VirtualDubMod has some free plug in filters to do video overlay

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    I believe VirtualDubMod can do this with the Logo filter

    Logo Filter for VirtualDub

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    Cheers SpuffMonkey but unfortunately VirtualDub cannot open the files created by Windows Media Encoder... something about ASF files

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    I have found VidLogo- its $30 but I believe it works with ASF.

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    Think you can still grab an older version that can handle asf if you look round

    VirtualDub v1.3c (freeware)

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    Have a look at AviSynth. Using DirectShowSource for processing your asf files and importing the virtualdub logo filter to add your watermark.

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    I've not tried but you can probably do it with Windows Movie maker. Import the video and then stick the watermark on as a title.

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    Quote Originally Posted by laserblazer View Post
    I've not tried but you can probably do it with Windows Movie maker. Import the video and then stick the watermark on as a title.
    Hmm good idea, just had a quick look. It looks like you could add a semi-transparent title that lasts the length of the video.

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    not sure if this is what you are after but photo story 3

    Microsoft Photo Story 3 for Windows: make show-n-tell cool again

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