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ffmpegCreate JPG screenshot from a video at a specific time

ffmpeg -accurate_seek -ss 00:04:50 -i in.mp4 -frames:v 1 -qscale:v 2 out.jpgctrl + c
-accurate_seek -ss 00:04:50

take screenshot at 4 minutes 50 seconds

-i in.mp4

input video file

-frames:v 1

make screenshot of only 1 frame

-qscale:v 2

image of the best quality possible (2...31 for goot to worst quality)


output screenshot file