The XAVC codec has been very familiar with many cameramen while XAVC S , as the advanced update of XAVC may not be very familiar with popular devices. Today here we are going to have a discussion on “Sony DSC-RX100 III XAVC S footage to Premiere Pro Workflow”. This kind of camera has the most advanced model yet in its 1″-type sensor range of compacts. The RX100 III also introduces a new XAVC S video format to the existing AVCHD and MPEG-4 compression options. So how to handle the Sony DSC-RX100 III XAVC S well on Premiere Pro has become the top point in the following article.
Cause this kingd of camera has the small body size and high definition, it is hot among the users who are fond of taking shots of some animals or plants outside. While for enjoy or do some reserch on these XAVC videos. Thus, Many users may encountered such problems: How to load Sony DSC-RX100 III XAVC S raw videos into NLEs like Premiere Pro CC/CS, FCP/iMovie, Avid, etc. or How to upload XAVC S videos to YouTube or Vimeo?
Here are two ways for you to help you convert Sony DSC-RX100 III XAVC S raw videos into Premiere Pro editable formats.
Part I：Sony native supported gadgets
Advantages: With this plug-in , you can load your Sony DSC-RX100 III XAVC S raw videos and XDCAM/XDCAM EX files into Premiere Pro for viewing and editing and it’s free.
Disadvantages: Difficult for newbie to use and only Mac version
Advantages: Catalyst Browse, a cross-platform viewing and logging tool for all Sony Pro formats, offers streamlined media management that simplifies your workflow and secures your content. It can transfer , edit or view XDCAM, XAVC or AVCHD clips. It support both Mac and Windows , also free.
Disadvantages: Less output options and when transfer to NLEs, some unknown problems may happen.
Part II: Applying for this powerful Pavtube XAVC S Video Converter for Premiere Pro
The Powerful and easy-to-use Pavtube XAVC S to Premiere Pro Converter can be used to save all those troubles, even newbie can easily use it without any problem. Now with the brand new updated Windows series Products, new MXF format in XAVC codec has been supported in those apps.
How to convert Sony DSC-RX100 III XAVC S raw videos to Premiere Pro?
Step 1: Download this converter then click this “File”->”Add Video/Audio” into this tool.
Step 2: Just press on the ‘Format’ bar on the left of the preview window and come to the output list, choose the item “Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas…”->”MOV (AVC) (*.mov)” as your output format.
Step 3: Optional function: You can go to the “Settings” to do some personal adjusts on parameters. No matter for video size, bitrates or audio channels. You can do all your personla settings in your own styles.
Step 4: Back to the main UI and then click this “Convert” button to start your conversion.
Tips: With the latest version 18.104.22.168 of Windows XAVC Converter, Pavtube studio has upgraded it to own the strong ability of supporting H.265/HEVC encode and decode.
After the conversion, click this “Open output folder” to see your converted files. Then you can open your Premiere Pro and load them without any problem as the ordinary steps, ‘add files’… to make the work well. Just enjoy your Sony DSC-RX100 III XAVC S recordings after editing XAVC S videos in Premiere Pro.