Video Thumbnails Maker allows you to make thumbnails (caps, previews) of video files. The utility can be used for home-video cataloging and for network video sharing support.
The main features of the program:
Supports of the batch processing of videofiles.
Supports of practically any videos-formats (even MOV, QT, FLV, SWF, RM if you have appropriate codecs). If the file can be normally played in your video-player (Windows Media Player or BSPlayer), it can be processed by the program.
You can pause/continue or stop active job at any moment.
Possibility to save each shot in separate file.
Import and export options presets.
Options preset file format (*.vtm). After you run the preset, the program is automatically opened with the imported tuning. Very useful.
5 interface languages (English, Belarusian, Russian, Ukranian, German).
5 customizable "base"-presets.
Statistics of the progress of the program (F1 window).
If you support the project, you can receive an email stating the amount you have donated, and a special activation key for the program. The key allows you to personalize the program, and depending on the amount you donated you will receive special status (silver, gold, platinum), learn more.
Watermarks (alpha-channels and transparency are supported). Make your own style.
Ability to use your images as background images for preview.
Autoadjustment of height of a shot option.
Global stroke and stroke tiles options.
Fit screen option (autoadjustment of the shots to fit your screen resolution).
Special effects (drop shadow, gray scale, cut edges).
new: 3 new animation formats are added: MP4 (H.264 (AVC), H.265 (HEVC)) and OGV (Theora). P
new: You can create H.264/H.265/OGV animations using VTM right from Videonizer 6 or higher.
new: You can use "Choose shots manually" interface to select which frames are to be used as a starting point for animation sections. So you can create any animation you want. You can use right mouse button on already selected frame to set the duration of the section. Sections are animated in order of appearance in "Choose shots manually". To discard the section from the animation just select "Not animate" in Tile context menu.
new: You can also set the default duration for all futher frames snapped in "Choose shots manually" interface using special new button right below the "Snap" button.
new: 6 new tags are added to Options for the Comment.
They are: [NAME] (Filename), [SIZE] (Filesize), [DUR] (Duration), [WxH] (Resolution), [FPS] (Framerate), [AUDIO] (the number of audio streams and channels).
new: *.OGV checkbox is added to Settings -> "Add files with the following extensions".
changed: The design of "Animation Quality" indicator has changed.
changed: "MultiFiles for Specific timestep" checkbox was added to "Quick Settings" panel on the main window.
changed: VTM asks for "Output folder" when selected one does not exist.
changed: Video files (animations) produced by VTM can not be added to VTM anymore (there is no sense in doing that).
changed: "_VTM" suffix is added to all animations (except of WebP) created by VTM.
changed: "Change" link is added to "Comment" in Option. It allow to modify your custom comment in a wider textbox.
fixed: Animation creation freezed for source video files without any audio stream.
fixed: FPS was not showed for certain video files.