Working with images

This article discusses working with images. When you create a new Video or Live Event in the Field59 Video Manager, you can upload a custom thumbnail at the time of creation. This is optional — The manager creates a default thumbnail for the video, and for a...

Video input and output formats

Inputs Allowed video files that you can upload are .3g2, .3gp, .3gp2, .3gpp, .asf, .avi, .avs, .dv, .flc, .fli, .flv, .gvi, .m1v, .m2v, .m4e, .m4u, .m4v, .mjp, .mkv, .moov, .mov, .movie, .mp4, .mpe, .mpeg, .mpg, .mpv2, .qt, .rm, .ts, .vfw, .vob, .wm, .wmv. There is a...

How to create a video using Trim Video

This article describes how to use the Trim Video feature to create a new video clip from a segment of an existing video. For the best experience using the Trim tool, we recommend using either the Chrome or Safari browsers. Trim Video can be used to cut off periods of...

How to create a video in Blackbird

This article details how a broadcast station user can create a video item from a video capture box that is sending a video feed to the Blackbird editor. Blackbird is a real-time cloud-based editor. It accesses video captured by a Field59 encoder. Blackbird maintains...

How to create a video (mobile app upload)

This article details how users can upload a video using the Field59 for iOS and Android mobile apps.   Field59 for iOS: First, ensure your iOS device is running iOS 6.0 or later, as the app is not supported on earlier versions. To check if your software is up-to-date,...

How to create a video (desktop upload)

This article details how a user can create a video item in the Field59 Video Manager using a desktop browser. We recommend using either Chrome or Firefox browsers, but Safari 5+ and Internet Explorer 9+ are also supported. In the Field59 Video Manager, locate and...