Author: Roman

Daily missiles

This used to be a secondary school 500 meters away from where I used to live. Russian Federation keeping attacking Kharkov nightly firing a few guided missiles from Belgorod region (40+ kilemeters away). People from Belgorod, Russian Federation see outgoing missiles and write into Telegram chat: “Hey, another one is heading to you”, then in…

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Windows 11 Virtual Video Camera

Just a quick hookup of my test Media Foundation media source into new Windows 11 MFCreateVirtualCamera API. Software video source is presented by Windows 11 as a video capture device. Finally, there is a nice way to create virtual cameras, even though Windows 11 (Windows Build 22000) is a minimal requirement. Application produced video stream…

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Humanitarian aid in Kharkov, Ukraine

My friend remains in Kharkov, Ukraine, the city experiencing ongoing shelling and destruction. He is running a team of over 40 volunteers whose daily activity is delivery of food and medication to people throughout the city and villages around. They supply over 2000 people with essentials weekly. Donations and funds to fuel the support are…

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Suspended (or closed?)

As my city of Kharkov, on the North-East of Ukraine, is attacked by MLRS and artillery, I am not really sure that I would want to continue when the fog of war is gone. Thanks everyone for reading over years! True media of local events, “open in web” gets you the stream if you don’t…

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Beyond the Possible

I am replaying a pretty much regular MPEG TS recording taken from air, just with a MPEG TS rollover condition inside. Microsoft Media Foundation – ? FAIL Microsoft Movies & TV Application – ? FAIL (obviously because of #1 above, but let me double this down) Media Player Classic MPC-HC – ? FAIL VLC –…

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