Specify video format, e.g. NTSC, ATSC, VGA, etc.

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Find demodulation path of a CRT TV from Composite to before amplification to CRT

I have a small, portable 5" CRT TV (Brand is "ITS", Model name is "TV2016" which makes it horrible to search for on the Internet). The tiny TV set has a Composite input, which makes it interesting to ...
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Low-Power Video Transmission for IoT

I am currently developing an apparatus for feeding and monitoring my dog remotely. The basic idea is to make this using 2 main components: The first component will be composed of a camera pointing ...
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Looking for links to projects where video decoders are used as general purpose ADCs

The pricing for high speed ADCs is very high. However, since video decoders are used in just about every flat panel display, and these generally contain a couple of ADCs, their prices are very low. ...
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FPGA VGA driver not working

I am not really sure what is wrong with my code bellow for a vga. All I want the program to do is display a solid color on the monitor. I want to use the switches on my card to change the color ...
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What is Front Porch and Back Porch of a video signal in CRT display? [duplicate]

What is a Front Porch used for? What is a Back Porch used for? What does it mean by active video?
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Video Out through USB (or other means)

For an medium-high speed ADC converter, my FPGA is currently receiving 16-bit samples at 54 MHz over an LVDS interface (4 differential signal lines plus 1 differential clock signal). These are ...
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Coaxial/UTP Equalization Circuit

I have a problem with a circuit that transmitts a video signal(PAL 1.0 Vp-p) through a coaxial cable of around 200m.My problem is that the high frequency content is really attenuated by the cable.I ...
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Using a microprocessor to decode video an drive LED segments

I would like to take a video stream from a android/apple phone and have it display on an external LED array. I have a way to currently drive LED segments using a micro-controller to connected to ...
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Streaming video from Beaglebone over Xbee module

I would like to stream a video feed from a camera connected to a Beaglebone Black wirelessly. However, we are talkig distances of over 4Km so I don't think a regular 2.4GHz connection would cut it. I ...
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8bit: How to generate video output?

I'm designing an 8-bit computer, trying to stick with low-cost components available in 1984+/-3. Following a previous question, I've completed the 6845-based hardware, except that I have no clue how ...
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composite (RCA or A/V jack) output Passive splitter

Im trying to connect one CCTV camera feed to a TV and an USB composite encoder at the same time. my question is, would something like this do it? I have doubts about impedance issues, in which case ...
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VESA CVT Standard - How to calculate video timings?

Most video resolutions like VGA (640x480), UXGA (1600x1200) or HD720 (1280x720) are defined by VESAs Coordinated Video Timing (CVT) standard. (It can be freely downloaded from VESA.org). The download ...
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How to build an FPGA based video filter? [closed]

I have a computer that outputs a low-resolution (1280x720) image via DisplayPort. I want to take this image and, by programming an FPGA, apply an image processing algorithm that 'upscales' this image ...
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Video via STM32F746NG (ARM Cortex M7) VS SM320DM6446 (ARM9)?

I am interestedin getting a Video feed from a CMOS sensor module like the OV2640 or OV7670. I found that the STM32F746NG has a camera interface which is useful, but I also found out that the ...
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Camera on cellphones

Why resolutions when we recording video or taking a picture with our cellphone camera are different? Video recording resolution is always so smaller compared to our photo resolution. Is it hardware ...
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How can I drive this laptop screen?

How can I drive this screen? It's a 1920x1200 display from an old Dell Inspiron 6000 which is now dead, but the screen is great and I want to use it in a project. Is that a standard (either physical ...
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Actual difference between rs 343B and rs 343A

What is the actual difference between rs 343A and rs343b? in terms of signal voltage, the number of lines and the specificiations. regards
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Simple Circuit to stream video [closed]

I want to stream online video to an LCD screen from a phone or tablet. In the circuit will also be an accelerometer, battery, and perhaps a cache (if this would improve streaming). What kinds of parts ...
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Send Pixels From MCU to HDMI

I would like to send pixel data from a MCU (PIC24 or PIC32) to a LCD computer monitor via HDMI. Ideally, I would only update frames as needed and not have to transmit them continually. Can it be ...
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Use 4-pin S-video cable connector on RGB LED?

I'm hoping to make some 4-pin RGB LEDs (R, G, B, GND) easily hot pluggable, so I'm wondering if 4-pin S-video connectors could be used. Now, 2 of the pins on a S-video connector are GND, so would ...
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Video Home System (VHS) bandwidth

Standard play VHS video cassette recorders offered only about 3 MHz luminance bandwidth by recording the signal on an FM carrier. What is that carrier frequency? Is it possible to confirm the carrier ...
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What makes cables suitable or unsuitable for a given purpose?

I've been working on a homebrew set of VR Goggles w/ head tracking, and am just beginning to plan the cable that will connect the parts on the user's head to the electronics on the main unit (which ...
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How to mix to video sources into a split screen (two inputs, one output)

I want to build a circuit for my car (It has two cameras, front and rear) that shows me the front and rear camera in the same screen (splitted), top half the video from the front camera and bottom ...
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How can I build a RGB+CSync to SCART video cable for a vintage camera control unit?

I'm an associate professor at a university in Japan, and last year I discovered that my university has two working, vintage Sony DXC-M3A Saticon tube video cameras, along with accompanying power ...
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Opamp, Amplify square wave or video

Suppose I have a digital signal, or at least a signal that is gnd referenced. Like a NTSC video signal for instance like this: Then I have a single supply opamp, and I want to amplify this by 2x ...
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TC358743XBG HDMI to CSI-2 Board

I've got a project in which I have video output from a camera which I can have in either video out or HDMI out. This signal, then, is to be sent to a Raspberry Pi to be used in a computer vision ...
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Is it possible to encode a mpeg2-ts video with a FPGA linux core?

I need to take an unencrypted HDMI input, buffer that to memory, overlay it if possible, than encode it as mpeg2-ts and output it to an external device. I could do that with a raspberrypi and an ...
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Convert SOG to VGA using LM1881

I need to convert RGsB (aka SOG or Sync On Green) to VGA. I've built the circuit as shown below: The circuit works but the output picture looks quite striped, something like this image: Any ...
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Video Standard White Levels, RS-170 or RS-343

I have a customer defining some equipment which outputs analogue video. They have said it would be to NTSC RS-170A standard Y C (on a S-Video, Mini Din connector), however I'm not sure if they really ...
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What solutions are available for generating video signal?

I'm looking for a video chip that could handle VGA resolution. It should be able to provide VGA, HDMI and Composite video out. It needs to have some basic hardware acceleration eg. built in support ...
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RGB Cable Assignments - help

I have a video cable D-Sub 9 pin. Someone know the connector pin assignments to do a RGB 3 bnc cable? Someone can help me? Below, the image of description of the cable
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Separating the AM and QAM components in PAL signal demodulation

I'm attempting to emulate the modulation and demodulation of a PAL video frame in software, but I'm having trouble understanding how the AM (luma) and QAM (UV) components of the signal are separated ...
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Transmitting AV signals one way

I have a video feed that's two AV cables (one sound, one video) and I'm looking to transmit them from the source to about 100-200 meters away. Specifically, I need some sort of transmitter/receiver ...
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Split TV signal to make a video wall

I'm working on this project for University. We are generating visuals by sending audio signals from the computer to an old tv. Left channel to TV's Vertical, right channel to TV's horizontal. We send ...
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Using 3 Channel Video Switcher Module with Arduino

Hey all I am wondering how to go about switch from camera 1, 2 or 3 using this 3 Channel Video Switcher Module on ebay here. Since there's only V+, V- and signal for the "switch" it looks to take a ...
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Building a framebuffer

I'm trying to build a framebuffer using an FPGA and an external memory. I have a soft core CPU running on the FPGA as well a small chunk of logic to output signals to an LCD. My goal is to have the ...
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Best Sensor for obtaining types of objects at a distance

I could not completely describe the sensor required in the title, what I am looking for is a sensor that can pick up if there is a different material, from a preconfigured material type, lets say in ...
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New PowerVR Support Introduced to ARM Cortex-A Embeded Processors [closed]

I understand that ARM Cortex-A and their graphics processing is a highly problematic section in GNU/Linux world I have heard due to the fact that Open-GL is not so much developed to the extent it is ...
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VGA signal timing calculation using MCU

I want to generate VGA signal with microcontroller. But I have hard time finding solution online how to generate them in software. For e.g. Usually all online VGA signal generation just explains ...
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Why can't analog video be compressed like digital video (example inside)?

I'm learning the basics of analog and digital TV signals and I came across this short article (see the next page as well). Why can't analog video signals be compressed in a similar way to digital ...
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Video streaming from image processor

The project I'm working on involves streaming video from an image sensor to an LCD, preferably as cheaply as possible. My question is: can I get an image processor/sensor SOC (a la ...
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Xilinx Video Timing Controller freezes processor

I'm trying to acquire video from an image sensor using a ZedBoard with Vivado 2014.2 and I used an existing (working) video passthrough project of mine and simply added in a debayer (color filter ...
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Prototype for 8x8 RGB LED display [closed]

I am planning to build a small, very low-resolution, 8x8 RGB LED display, which would be able to display a video (some kind of colorful visualization, lo-res) or a picture from PC via DVI or HDMI ...
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Raspberry Pi stereo camera frame synchronization/genlock (video or still image)

I need to frame synchronize a stereo camera for a computer vision application. The synchronization should the best possible, hopefully on a millisecond level. I would like to get about 10 FPS either ...
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Genlock two OV5642 camera modules on Arduino with ArduCam

I need to shoot stereo video or stills at about 10 FPS possibly in perfect sync. My plan is to set up a 3D stereo rig (2 standalone units - each consisting of Arduino UNO + ArduCam shield + OV5642 ...
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Phase in NTSC and TMS9918

In the YIQ space (I am referring to this wikipedia's article) colors with phases near 0 are close to red. In the TMS9918 datasheet's table, however, in the expression of colors as A' and phase, blue ...
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How to make a simple Video Switch?

I thought making this would be simple, but I've found it a lot harder than I anticipated! What I mean is that I have one screen/monitor, and two video players (all video is through RGB component, RCA ...
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SCART to VGA adapter - green picture

I want to connect my DVD player which has a SCART output to a computer LCD monitor with VGA input. The DVD player supports the Progressive scan mode. It supports both PAL and NTSC. I've built this ...
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Example of a PLL for video genlocking

I am looking for an example of a video genlock pixel clock generate using a PLL synchronized to the video sync signals. Such things seem to be rather rare now as everything has moved to highly ...
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How to generate a composite video

I am working on a project that will output either NTSC or PAL video. The video is mainly text (color and Hebrew text) on top of a background image (that I need to download to the microcontroller). ...