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scene detection is a tool to automatically detect scene changes in pre-recorded video and generate automatic chapter markers for quick navigation
scene detection is written in Java and relies on a somewhat modified version of Dan O’Sullivan’s vxp library for pixel-level video access.
The current implementation is extreme alpha, and requires a lot of improvements to both the scene detection algorithm, as well as the user interface. If you’d like to experiment with it, here’s the source as well as some pre-compiled binaries:
Download modified VXP library (required for JAR download)