Project info for Ogg Theora

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Theora is a Ogg a fully Open, non-proprietary, royalty and licence fee free, general purpose compressed video format. It is based on the VP3 codec donated to in 2002 by

It is a DCT-based codec with block-based motion compensation, similar to mpeg-1 and mpeg-2. It offers quality/bitrate comparable to the MPEG committee's patent encumbered H.263 codec.

License: BSD

This project has the following developers:

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