video alpha with videoplane

Oct 6, 2009 at 12:09am

video alpha with videoplane


I’d like to fade between two videos that have been scaled (using videoplane and

I tried to use jit.scalebias ( >> jit.scalebias to change the alpha value >>, but the result was a fade between one of the videos and the background.

I’m sure there is a simple solution…

Anybody can help?


Oct 6, 2009 at 4:03am

Here you go…

– Pasted Max Patch, click to expand. –
Oct 6, 2009 at 4:28am

But it’s not much more complicated to do this sort of thing with, which will certainly give you better frame rates with bigger videos:

– Pasted Max Patch, click to expand. –
Oct 6, 2009 at 11:09pm

and thanks very much for the reply.

I’m trying to learn more about slab object right now.

I couldn’t open the linked patch. It looks like “1006.3oc0Zt0aZCCEG etc…” in my browser.
Is there another way to receive it?

Oct 7, 2009 at 12:19am

- select everything from the first dash to the last
- copy to clipboard
- paste into empty max patch
- read documentation someday

Oct 7, 2009 at 8:10pm

thanks a lot.


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