Movie Capture for View

Movie Capture for View is an app specific extension for Omniverse View and allows you to easily render your output in high resolution images or movies in the format of your choice. This extension is auto-loaded into Omniverse View by Default.

Movie Capture Panel

The movie capture panel provides a number of settings to help you output movie sequences or single frame captures. Below is a list of the various settings and their usage.

Movie Capture Settings

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Option

Result

Movie Type
Selection of what type of movie to capture.
- Sun Study
Drives the sun study tool and records the output.
Camera
Selects the camera to be assumed for rendering the movie file.
Ratio
Width and Height adjustments to accommodate the Aspect Ratio.
- Width
The width in pixels of the rendered movie file.
- Height
The height in pixels of the rendered movie file.
- Ratio (Drop Down)
Selects the aspect ratio of the rendered movie file.
Frame Rate
Playback Rate in frames per second. Higher is smoother.
Time of Day
Selects the range of time to use in the sun study.
- Start Time
Sets the Sun Study time of day for the rendering to begin.
- End TIme
Sets the Sun Study time of day for the rendering to end.
Time Duration
Duration of the rendered movie file.
Render Preset
Sets the render quality of the rendered movie file.
- Draft
Optimizes speed of render over quality.
- Good
Balances speed of rendering with quality.
- Best
Optimizes quality of rendering over speed.
- Custom
Uses custom render settings.
- Gear
Opens the render settings allowing a custom setting to be made.
Render Style
Allows selection of render style.
- Normal
Renders in the normal render style (full color)
- White Mode
Renders in White Mode
Motion Blur
Sets the quality of the Motion Blur of the rendered movie file.
- Good
Optimizes speed over quality.
- Better
Balances speed and quality.
- Best
Optimizes quality over speed.
Path
Where the rendered movie file will be created.
- Folder
Sets the path of the rendered movie file.
- Arrow
Opens the location set in the Path.
Name
The name of the output file.
- Extension
Sets the extension of the rendered movie file.
- Save Alpha
Preserves alpha transparency in the rendered movie file.
Encoding Target
Sets the compression level of the rendered movie file.
- HDD
Optimized compression for Hard Disk Drive playback.
- Web
Optimized compression for Web based playback.
Capture Image
Captures an Image with the current settings.
Make Movie
Begins the recording process.
Progress
Once started, shows the progress of the render.
- Elapsed Time
How long the movie has been rendering.
- Estimated Time Remaining
Approximates render duration.
- Current Frame TIme
How long the current frame is taking to render.
- Average Time per Frame
The average time it takes to complete a frame render.
- Encoding
Time spent encoding.
Pause
Stops the current render but allows the render to be resumed.
Cancel
Stops the current render, any render progress will be lost.