I try to find a solution to do an wave image from a mp3 or mp4 i have find a solution to do it in mp3 RRS feed

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  • I try to find a solution to do an wave image from a mp3 or mp4 i have find a solution to do it in mp3

    i want to make a wave image like this but the code its only apply to wav files

    wave iamge

    This is the code

    Public Class Form2
        'Define the pic and graphics to draw with
        Dim pic As New Bitmap(Me.Width, Me.height)
        Dim gfx As Graphics = Graphics.FromImage(pic)
        'Data storage
        Dim samplez As New List(Of Short)
        Dim maxamount As Short
        Private Sub Form2_Load(ByVal sender As System.Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs) Handles MyBase.Load
            gfx.DrawString("CLICK HERE!", New Font("Arial", 20), Brushes.Black, 0, 0)
            PictureBox1.Image = pic 'Image.FromFile("C:\Users\Media Ads Labs\Desktop\design2\48059126_582467905531198_3884738734582661120_n.jpg")
        End Sub
        Private Sub PictureBox1_Click(ByVal sender As System.Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs) Handles PictureBox1.Click
        End Sub
        Private Sub OpenFileDialog1_FileOk(ByVal sender As System.Object, ByVal e As System.ComponentModel.CancelEventArgs) Handles OpenFileDialog1.FileOk
            Dim wavefile() As Byte = IO.File.ReadAllBytes(OpenFileDialog1.FileName)
            Dim memstream As New IO.MemoryStream(wavefile)
            Dim binreader As New IO.BinaryReader(memstream)
            Dim ChunkID As Integer = binreader.ReadInt32()
            Dim filesize As Integer = binreader.ReadInt32()
            Dim rifftype As Integer = binreader.ReadInt32()
            Dim fmtID As Integer = binreader.ReadInt32()
            Dim fmtsize As Integer = binreader.ReadInt32()
            Dim fmtcode As Integer = binreader.ReadInt16()
            Dim channels As Integer = binreader.ReadInt16()
            Dim samplerate As Integer = binreader.ReadInt32()
            Dim fmtAvgBPS As Integer = binreader.ReadInt32()
            Dim fmtblockalign As Integer = binreader.ReadInt16()
            Dim bitdepth As Integer = binreader.ReadInt16()
            If fmtsize = 18 Then
                Dim fmtextrasize As Integer = binreader.ReadInt16()
            End If
            Dim DataID As Integer = binreader.ReadInt32()
            Dim DataSize As Integer = binreader.ReadInt32()
            'Grabbing the data into 16bit words known as samples
            For i = 0 To (DataSize - 1) / 2
                If samplez(samplez.Count - 1) > maxamount Then 'Using this for the pic
                    maxamount = samplez(samplez.Count - 1)
                End If
        End Sub
        Private Sub Form2_Resize(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs) Handles Me.Resize
            If samplez.Count > 0 Then
            End If
        End Sub
        Private Sub DrawAudio()
            'Redefine since size changed
            pic = New Bitmap(PictureBox1.Width, PictureBox1.Height)
            gfx = Graphics.FromImage(pic)
            'Clear picturebox
            gfx.FillRectangle(Brushes.Black, 0, 0, pic.Width, pic.Height)
            Dim ratio As Integer = (samplez.Count - 1) / (pic.Width - 1) 'If there are 10000 samples and 200 pixels, this would be every 50th sample is shown
            Dim halfpic As Integer = (pic.Height / 2) 'Simply half the height of the picturebox
            For i = 1 To pic.Width - 10 Step 2 'Steping 2 because in one go, we do 2 samples
                Dim leftdata As Integer = Math.Abs(samplez(i * ratio)) 'Grabbing that N-th sample to display. Using Absolute to show them one direction
                Dim leftpercent As Single = leftdata / (maxamount * 2) 'This breaks it down to something like 0.0 to 1.0. Multiplying by 2 to make it half.
                Dim leftpicheight As Integer = leftpercent * pic.Height 'So when the percent is tied to the height, its only a percent of the height
                gfx.DrawLine(Pens.LimeGreen, i, halfpic, i, leftpicheight + halfpic) 'Draw dat! The half pic puts it in the center
                Dim rightdata As Integer = Math.Abs(samplez((i + 1) * ratio)) 'Same thing except we're grabbing i + 1 because we'd skip it because of the 'step 2' on the for statement
                Dim rightpercent As Single = -rightdata / (maxamount * 2) 'put a negative infront of data so it goes down.
                Dim rightpicheight As Integer = rightpercent * pic.Height
                gfx.DrawLine(Pens.Blue, i, halfpic, i, rightpicheight + halfpic)
            PictureBox1.Image = pic
        End Sub
    End Class

    • Edited by helder227 Tuesday, January 8, 2019 10:41 AM Edit to post the code
    Tuesday, January 8, 2019 10:39 AM

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  • Sorry you miss understand , or i not explain very well what i need its really build an image like the one on example from media file

    The code i present he convert de wav file in to picture image and its that what i need.

    Tank you in advance

    Tuesday, January 8, 2019 4:48 PM
  • Hi,

    see the following link:

    Best Regards,


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