[FFmpeg-user] lutyuv filter clipping luma

Paulo Barretto pmbarretto at gmail.com
Fri Jun 13 14:10:57 CEST 2014

lutyuv filter documentation says:

The expressions can contain the following constants and functions:
> ‘val’
> The input value for the pixel component.
> ‘clipval’
> The input value, clipped to the minval-maxval range.

I have found out that luma is being clipped regardless of the value I use.
In other words, the outputs of:


are exactly the same, clipped.

This can be easily seen with histogram filter, or playing the original and
filtered videos side by side.

Paulo Barretto

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