Showing posts from December, 2015

70D MOV to Resolve-Edit Canon EOS 70D H.264 MOV files in Davinci Resolve 11

For the popular editing tool Davinci Resolve, could Canon EOS 70D H.264 MOV files work well with them? In this article, all of us could learn the skills of handling Davinci Resolve with incompatible files.

Question: Canon 70D H264's crashing the Resolve
"I'm working with a Davinci Resolve on a tv shows, and we have slices of clips shot on 70D. All of the 70D footage crashes the Resolve. 

I talked to Davinci at NAB, and they told me its a known problem caused by my Dual GPU's (two 4000's in aCubix). Anyone else seeing the same problem? 

We are transcoding to Prores 422 as an alternative, its just annoying to do it for every episode." 

Then, how do we edit Canon EOS 70D MOV videos in Davinci Resolve smoothly? If you do more research, you will easily find that DNxHD codec is highly recommended by Resolve official website for editing. So we need to find a third party program to transcode Canon MOV to DNxHD, and then get the results videos into Davinci Resolve. 

To get …

Play MKV on Apple TV 4/3/2/1 Solution: Convert MKV to Apple TV (Wins 10/Mac El Capitan)

Below will describe a step by step tutorial on how to convert MKV to Apple TV 4/3/2/1 compatible video format on Windows 10/8.1/8/7/Vista/XP or Mac OS X El Capitan, Yosemite,Mavericks, Mountain Lion, Lion, Snow Leopard, Leopard and Tiger.

"When I try to transfer MKV to Apple TV via iTunes, iTunes even cannot import it, let alone to sync MKV to play on my Apple TV."

Whether via iTunes or Airplay to stream MKV files to Apple TV for easy playback MKV movies on HDTV, the precondition is that the MKV files is compatible with Apple TV. Therefore, converting mkv to Apple TV more supported MP4 will be the best option for successfully play all kinds of MKV files on Apple TV 4/3/2/1.

A cleaner result can be obtained by using Brorsoft Video Converter. It can fast convert MKV, HD MKV, 1080p MKV to a format that supported by both iTunes and Apple TV like MP4, MOV or M4V. Then it is just easy to sync the converted MKV from iTunes to Apple TV for playing MKV video on Apple TV successfully. …

Tips of Converting ISO image files for iPad Mini 4/3/2 playback

Summary: This article shows how to effortlessly convert ISO image files into MP4 format, so that you can playback the ISO movies on your iPad Mini 4/3/2/1.

As a movie fan, you are probably familiar with ISO format. An ISO file is actually an image file that contains all of the files that make up the DVD/Blu-ray: movie, menus, previews or warnings that appear before the movie on the disc. It can only be played with virtual driver software or similar tools. If you want to stream and play ISO image files on iPad Mini 4/3/2, ISO is not an ideal format for you any longer. So here I will share some simple steps to convert and play ISO files on iPad Mini 4/3/2!

As well know, iPad video format is limited to H.264, MPEG-4, .m4v, .mp4, .mov file formats, etc. So, to play ISO image files on iPad Mini 4/3/2, the priority thing is to convert the ISO video files to iPad Mini 4/3/2 playable format and then transfer to iPad Mini 4/3/2 for playback. In order to finish the task perfectly, here i stron…

Load XAVC S from Sony a68 to Premiere Pro for editing

Summary: Can’t import and edit Sony a68 XAVC S in Adobe Premiere Pro smoothly? This article gives you the solution to fix the XAVC S and Adobe Premiere issues.

As you see, the Sony a68, a new entry-level camera is capable recording videos using XAVC S format at up to 50Mbps. While, something frustrating, when importing Sony a68 XAVC S to Adobe Premiere Pro for further editing, Adobe Premiere can’t ingest the XAVC files. How to fix the issue? Read this article and you can get the best workflow to open and edit Sony a68 XAVC S files in Premiere Pro CC, CS6, CS5, CS4.

Based on our testing and other users’ feedback, currently there is no solid support for the XAVC S codec in Adobe Premiere, even the latest Premier Pro CC. To work Sony a68 XAVC S in Premiere Pro more efficiently that saves time and speeds up the production process, you'd better convert XAVC S to MPEG-2, Adobe Premiere most compatible format.

First download and install Brorsoft Video Converter for Mac. Overall, it is a…

Best workflow for Converting Canon HF R62 to Pinnacle Studio 16/15/14/13/12

Can't open Canon HF R62 AVCHD files or editing the HF R62 AVCHD in Pinnacle Studio 11/12/14/15/16? In this article, we introduce the easy way to edit Canon VIXIA HF R62 AVCHD Videos on Pinnacle Studio without Rendering?

Canon 32GB VIXIA HF R62 camcorder can simultaneously record video to internal flash memory in AVCHD format, and to a SD/SDHC/SDXC card in MP4 format. The widely used MP4 format provides quick, conversion-free playback on tablets and smartphones, and it lets you upload videos directly to social networking sites for easy sharing. AVCHD works well when watching videos on an HDTV or archiving them to Blu-ray discs. The camcorder also has a built-in down-conversion function that creates smaller, web-friendly MP4 files for easier transferring and uploading.

Although, it claims that Pinnacle Studio can support AVCHD files, there are so many limits you are facing like the System Requirements: Intel Core 2 Quad 2.66 gHz or higher required for 1920x1080 AVCHD editing, 2GB sy…