tcdiff(
IN
,
OUT
,
FRAMERATE
,
EDL
)

The tcdiff( function this calculates the number of frames between two timecodes.


Parameters

This function has four parameters:

in – text value containing starting timecode

out – text value containing ending timecode

framerate – integer value (usually 24, 25 or 30).

edl – see description below.


Description

This calculates the number of frames between two timecodes. Use 1 for outcodetype if you are copying the put code from an EDL, otherwise use 0 if you are using ‘inclusive’ timecode. If you don’t know what I am talking about, call a film editor! (Submitted by Chris Watts.)

tcdiff("00:00:01:00","00:00:01:01",24,0) ☞ 1

Note: This function is equivalent to:

tcframes(out,framerate)-tcframes(in,framerate)-?(edl=1,1,0)

See Also


History

VersionStatusNotes
10.0No ChangeCarried over from Panorama 6.0.