From Blackmagic 4K to ProRes and DNxHD codec footage for editing in different NLEs? I have to admit that the idea is correct and cool! With the output high definition 4K recordings, after editing in some popular editing tools like FCP, Avid MC, no matter for sharing on web or playback on media players, we will have no worries.
Attractive features of Blackmagic that we have interests in
News-Blackmagic Design announce the URSA in April, a user upgradeable 4k camera and the Blackmagic Studio Camera. We were expecting an 8K model from Blackmagic today! Nothing at that resolution, but we weren’t disappointed. With the stunning features, both professional producers and camera amateurs would eager to have it for video recording and edit the Blackmagic footage in editing programs.
Blackmagic Video Converter—Professional converting tool for 4K footage
How to encode the Blackmagic 4K videos to ProRes or DNxHD for editing? Pavtube HD Video Converter for Mac, which could be the best professional Blackmagic video converter for us. So many output editing or portable media devices it can support well has become the most highlight for our users. More details?
Main features we should learn well:
- Convert Blackmagic MXF/MOV/MP4 to any video format
- Transcode Blackmagic DNxHD and ProRes 422 video for editing software
- Encode Blackmagic DNxHD and ProRes 422 footage to 3D
- Convert Blackmagic recordings for sharing, uploading, watching, etc
- Edit Blackmagic video files on Mac and Windows via trim, crop
Steps on converting Blackmagic 4K videos on Mac:
Step 1.After downloading, install and run the software. The program interface is as below and you can add the Blackmagic 4K/1080P videos you’d like to convert.
Step 2. Choose the suitable output ones as you need such like Prores or DNxHD. Come to the output list, here we can drop down the list and select one as our best. ‘Final Cut Pro’ for ‘Apple ProRes codec’ or ‘Avid Media Composer’ for ‘DNxHD MOV’ format. Just choose one as you like there.
Step 3.Optional: Before converting, you can edit the Blackmagic footage to achieve a better overall effect. Simply highlight a video clip and click the Edit button beside it to enter the Video Edit window. You can then crop, trim, rotate videos, adjust Blackmagic recordings effects, add text/image watermarks, etc. as you like.
Conclusion: When you’re ready, click the Convert button to convert Blackmagic videos. While converting videos, you can preview the video and set the actions like shut down computer and open output folder when conversion is completed.