Useful tips

How do I import MP4 into Davinci Resolve?

How do I import MP4 into Davinci Resolve?

  1. Add MP4 videos to the program. Start up this program as a MP4 Converter for DaVinci Resolve.
  2. Choose DNxHD as the output format. Click the Profile bar to open the format list.
  3. Start the conversion. When ready, click “Convert” to start format conversion.

How do I import videos into Davinci Resolve 16?

To import media:

  1. Click on the menu bar and select File > Import > Import Media.
  2. Similar to the Cut page workflow, navigate to the folder where you media lives, select the clips and click Import.

Why won’t my videos import to Davinci Resolve?

If you can’t import a movie or song from its original location on your hard drive to Davinci Resolve, you can add the folder as media storage location in Davinci Resolve first. To do that, click Davinci Resolve from the top menu bar, choose Preferences… from the drop-down menu. Select Media Storage from the left pane.

How to import Sony XDCAM EX files to DaVinci Resolve for?

Step 1. Load Sony XDCAM EX MP4 files to the program Drag and drop the Sony XDCAM EX MP4 files to the Converter you just set up. You can also hit “Add” button on the main interface to import videos to the app. Step 2. Choose proper the output format

How to import 4K video into DaVinci Resolve?

You can import MP4 clips to the program through “Add file” button or “Add folder” icon. You can choose 4K — > 4K MP4 (*.mp4) as the output format. The output video can be imported to DaVinci Resolve 16 directly. If you like, you can choose DNxHD MOV or ProRes MOV under “Editing Software” category.

Can you edit a Sony A7S III in DaVinci Resolve?

With this guide, you can smoothly import and edit Sony a7S III 4K recordings in DaVinci Resolve 17, 16, 15 on Windows 10/Mac OS X. Scanning the specs of Sony a7S III, I know the Sony a7S III produces MP4 files encoded with H.265 or H.264, but it seems DaVinci Resolve 16 does not like the way (XAVC HS, XAVC S-I, XAVC S).

What kind of media can DaVinci Resolve read?

DaVinci Resolve is also a very robust program, capable of natively reading popular camera media formats such as RED Raw, ArriRAW, Apple ProRes, Avid DNxHR, as well as H264 media coming from cameras like a DSLR, GoPro, drone, and more. However, the software cannot read file formats like MKV, AVI, or FLV.