If you have problems when using Sony HX400V MTS files in Davinci Resolve and want to make a smooth editing, you can read on the article to learn more. Here I will outline how to transcode Sony HX400V AVCHD MTS files to DNxHD MOV for smoothly importing and editing in Davinci Resolve.
Sony HX400V Camcorder shoots HD videos in 1080/60p AVCHD format. Regarding to the 1080/60p AVCHD codec, it is very popular in both the professional and consumer market. That means most non-linear editing software should have full support for the codec, but the thing is that users still have problems one or another while trying to import 60p AVCHD MTS to Davinci Resolve for further editing.
DaVinci Resolve works with a wide variety of file formats in real time such as DPX, CIN, EXR, Tiff, QuickTime, ProRes, DNxHD, MXF. It is obvious that MTS video format is not included. In order to edit MTS files in DaVinci Resolve 11 smoothly, you'd better encode MTS to DNxHD or other DaVinci Resolve 11 friendly formats via a powerful third party program.
Here Brorsoft MTS Converter for Mac is highly recommended to you which is designed to deal with MTS videos for editing in NLEs with optimized codecs including DNxHD for DaVinci Resolve/Avid, Apple ProRes for FCP, AIC for iMovie, MPEG-2 for Premiere and more. If you are a PC user and eager to import MTS files to DaVinci Resolve 11, pls turn to Brorsoft MTS Converter Windows version. Now, download the software you need and follow the guide below to learn how to encode Sony DSC-HX400V MTS files to DNxHD for DaVinci Resolve 11.
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Converting Sony HX400V MTS for editing in DaVinci Resolve 11
Step 1: Install and run MTS Converter on Mac. Drag and drop MTS videos to this software. Or you can click "Add" button to import your MTS videos to the program.
Step 2: Click format column to Choose Avid Media Composer->Avid DNxHD(*.mov) as output format for DaVinci Resolve 11.
Step 3: Tap convert button to start transcoding MTS to DNxHD for DaVinci Resolve 11.
Adjust the video and audio parameters as the below screenshot, including the Bitrate of Video&Audio, Video Size, Sample Rate, Frame Rate, Audio Channels, etc., by clicking the "Settings" button on the main interface for getting the best quality before starting conversion .
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