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.
The Zeiss VR One is a one-of-a-kind device allowing us to take our first steps in the world of virtual reality. Its lightweight design and 100% portability make it the perfect companion for videos, games and augmented reality. Currently, Zeiss VR One is compatible with iPhone 6, Samsung Galaxy S4, S5, S6, Nexus 5, and LG-G3 smartphones. The VR One Cinema app can play .mov, .mp4 file formats. It also can play a side-by-side 3D formatted 3D video.
Have a creative idea to watch Blackmagic 4K ProRes files on Zeiss VR One via iPhone 6? To achieve the goal, here Pavtube Video Converter is highly recommended, you can get this job done perfectly. With the latest version 18.104.22.168, this program adds Apple ProRes as output, supports encoding to H.265 MKV and is compatible with Sony/LG/Samsung/Panasonic TVs. If you are running on Mac operating system, you can refer to the equivalent version- Pavtube Video Converter for Mac (review). It works well even on the latest Mac OS X El Capitan. Besides, it also solves TiVo/H.265/XAVC to Zeiss VR One issues.
- Pavtube old official address: http://www.pavtube.com/video_converter/
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- Cnet Download: http://download.cnet.com/Pavtube-Video-Converter/3000-2194_4-75734821.html
How to convert Blackmagic 4K ProRes files for playing with Zeiss VR One?
Step 1: Download, install and run the corresponding program. Click “Add Video” or “Add from folder” to load your Blackmagic 4K ProRes files.
Step 2: Click the “Format” bar and select “3D Video>>MP4 Side-by-Side 3D Video (*.mp4)” as output format.
Step 3: Click “Settings” button to customize the output video and audio settings by yourself. But if you are not good at it, you’d better use the default parameters, they will ensure you a good balance between file size and image quality basically. You can change the resolution, bit rate, frame rate as you need.
Step 4: Go back to the main interface, hit the big button “Convert” there.
Conclusion: There is no need for waiting for a long time. We can receive the best output files nicely. After conversion, you can get the generated files by hitting “Open” button. You can simply add the keyword “SBS” to the file name of the video, and the app will automatically show the correct content for each eye.