OpenCV library can be used to perform multiple operations on videos. Let’s try to do something interesting using CV2. Le’s record a video as form webcam and break the video into the frame by frame and save those frames.
This module does not come built-in with Python. To install it type the below command in the terminal.
pip install opencv-python
- Open the Video file using cv2.VideoCapture(<path_of_video>) or If you do not have any video you can directly use your inbuilt camera using cv2.VideoCapture(0) command.
- Read frame by frame
- Save each frame using cv2.imwrite()
- Release the VideoCapture and destroy all windows
Below is the implementation.
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