Swf file preview

Actual subject. How to get a preview of a swf file using php and get a jpg (or png) file as an output?

Answer 1, authority 100%

1) PHP has functions for working with swf files Shockwave Flashand Ming

2) You can look towards converting swf2avi and ffmpeg

Answer 2

Export JPEG with Flash/PHP

In this tutorial, we’ll focus on the BitmapData.gePixel()method for converting part of a Flash movie to a JPEG (created with PHP/GD).

Search words: swf to jpg php.

To extract images from videos, you can also use ffmpeg:

ffmpeg -i foo.avi -r 1 -s WxH -f image2 foo-%03d.jpeg

This will extract one frame per second from the video and output them to files named foo-001.jpeg, foo-002.jpegetc.