Any good suggestion there if we wanna nicely edit our Samsung NX500 4K H.265/HEVC MP4 files in Avid Media Composer on Mac? If you are looking for a smooth workflow between Samsung NX500 4K H.265/HEVC files and Avid MC, you may wish to read this post. It displays a way of converting NX500 4K H.265/HEVC MP4 files for editing in these NLE systems easily and fluidly.
The high-efficiency H.265 (HEVC) codec is good for saving storage space while shooting high-resolution video recordings, but it may be a pain for Samsung NX500 owners if they want to work with H.265 (HEVC) files in NLEs like Adobe Premiere and FCP X, since these editing systems currently have no full support for the new H.265/HEVC codec.
To convert Samsung NX500 4K H.265/HEVC MP4 videos to Avid Media Composer supported video formats, such like DNxHD MOV, what’s the best workflow we could take there? After testing countless freeware and commercial software, I highly recommend Pavtube Video Converter for Mac to all of you, which can be the H.265 decoder to decode HEVC video files well for Avid MC on Mac. Plus, it can also convert H.265 to H.264 MP4, AVI, MOV, MKV, etc format for playing with some other media players. More details are allowed here for you to taking the advice.
Steps on how to edit Samsung 4K H.265/HEVC recordings in Avid Media Composer:
Step 1: Start up Video Converter as a professional Samsung NX500 H.265/HEVC Converter for Avid MC. When its main interface pops up, click ‘Add files’ to input your source media.
Step 2. Choose the right format as the best one. Create editable file from Samsung NX500 4K H.265/HEVC MP4 video for Avid MC. From ‘Profile’ list, select ‘Avid DNxHD (*.mov)’ as output format.
Step 3: Custom video and audio settings. If necessary, you can click ‘Settings’ button and go to ‘Profiles Settings’ panel to modify video and audio settings like video encoder, resolution, video bit rate, frame rate, aspect ratio, audio encoder, sample rate, audio bit rate, and audio channels.
At the end of this post, let’s start this conversion of Samsung NX500 4K H.265 to DNxHD MOV workflow on the main interface. Just click the ‘Convert’ icon is okay. After that, it’s time to transfer the files to Avid MC for editing. Just enjoy ourselves!