- FOURCC: BBCD
- Company: BBC
- Website: http://dirac.sf.net/
- Samples: http://samples.mplayerhq.hu/V-codecs/Dirac/
Experimental wavelet-based video codec being developed by the BBC. The development of a C++ Dirac implementation under the MPL license called libdirac is hosted at SourceForge. The Schrödinger Project is an implementation written in ANSI C89, jointly developed by Fluendo and BBC.
A Dirac decoder and encoder has been developed as part of FFmpeg's Summer of Code 2007 but has not yet been committed.