To convert a video to black and white, you can utilize ffmpeg with a few simple arguments:
ffmpeg -i input.mp4 -vf hue=s=0 output.mp4
The preceding command turns this color video:
… to the following grayscale video:
If you were to search ffmpeg on this blog, you’d find dozens of tutorials about how amazing the tool is. Play around with ffmpeg and let me know what awesomeness you come up with!
LightFace: Facebook Lightbox for MooTools
One of the web components I’ve always loved has been Facebook’s modal dialog. This “lightbox” isn’t like others: no dark overlay, no obnoxious animating to size, and it doesn’t try to do “too much.” With Facebook’s dialog in mind, I’ve created LightFace: a Facebook lightbox…