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adamogardner
July 8th, 2008, 11:32 PM
say I have a website with a cool video and I like the picture that it starts from. how can I get that copied and mine?

ChameleonDave
July 9th, 2008, 03:07 AM
say I have a website with a cool video and I like the picture that it starts from. how can I get that copied and mine?

Various video editing programs such as Kino offer the ability to extract stills from videos.

Alternatively, the hacky way to do it is to put the thing on fullscreen and then do a screen capture.