[whatwg] Video : Slow motion, fast forward effects
singer at apple.com
Thu Aug 7 13:21:59 PDT 2008
At 12:23 -0700 7/08/08, Charles Iliya Krempeaux wrote:
>I don't think turning sound off is a good idea.
well, the alternative is throwing a Not_supported error and not even
showing the video. So, I still feel that for a/v movies, reversing
the sound should be permitted but not required.
>This feature would be used to implement "scrubing". Like what you
>see in Non-Linear Editors... for making movies, etc. (I.e.,
>grabbing the "position handle" of the player, and moving it forwards
>and backwards through the video, and varying speeds, to find what
>you are looking for.)
>In those types of applications, the audio is on. And it is
>important for usability, for the video editor to hear the sound.
If it's important to the user, they should use a browser which implements it.
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