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Movie Barcode Generator

Ever wanted to create your own movie barcode?

Like this?

Blade Runner 2049

Blade Runner 2049

Well, now it's easier than ever.

Usage

Download, unzip wherever you want, double click MovieBarCodeGenerator.exe!

Then you give it a movie (virtually all video formats are supported), and you get a nice barcode.

Movie Barcode Generator UI

Movie Barcode Generator UI

You can tweak some parameters, to obtain different outputs:

Blade Runner 2049 - smoothed version

Blade Runner 2049, smooth version

Examples

Feel free to experiment! Here are some examples of different outputs, using the same movie (Jumper) but with different parameters:

Bar count: 1000, Bar width: 1

Bar count: 1000, Bar width: 1

Bar count: 50, Bar width: 20

Bar count: 50, Bar width: 20

Bar count: 10, Bar width: 100

Bar count: 10, Bar width: 100

Featured

This program was used to design the posters and the trailer for the 2013 Brooklyn Film Festival.



Check the trailer! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2jDMijLkDPM

Download

This program is freely available, along with its source code, under the GPL license.

Release notes

Version 1.1, 2018-04-22
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- Rewritten from scratch
- [changed] now use FFmpeg instead of Direct Show
		- this means Windows 10 is now properly supported
		- this also means virtually all video formats can now be read!
- [added] ability to generate smooth barcodes

Version 0.5, 2011-02-14
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- Second public release
- [changed] multi-threaded barcode generation

Version 0.1, 2011-03-20
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- First public release
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