The Canon EOS 5D Mark IV boosts the resolution to 30.4 Megapixels with a new full-frame sensor that supports Dual Pixel CMOS AF for confident refocusing during Live View and movies. It accelerates continuous shooting to 7fps, inherits the 61-point AF system of the EOS 1Dx Mark II and can film 4k movies (in the DCI Cinema format) up to 30p, along with 1080p up to 60p and 720p up to 120p. The body features improved weather-proofing along with a built-in GPS receiver and Wifi with NFC. Also inherited from the 1Dx Mark II is a 3.2in touch-sensitive screen.
Canon EOS 5D Mark IV record 4K video with MOV format. Windows Movie Maker will fail to handle the 4K MOV file formats well due to the complicated MOV’s codecs and the high 4K resolution). In this situations, the easy workaround is to downsacle and transcode the Canon EOS 5D Mark IV 4K video to Windows Movie Maker best editable WMV file format with 1080p quality.
Actually, it’s not as difficult as you imagine. What you need is just an excellent 4K to Windows Movie Maker video converter like Pavtube Video Converter. It supports creating high quality WMV video for your Windows Movie Maker, no matter what’s the format of your source video files. It can convert almost any video to WMV so you can import your video to Windows Movie Maker for editing. Plus, it comes with all regular video editing tools like Trim, Crop, Effect, Subtitle, Watermark. For basic video editing tasks, you can even replace your Windows Movie Maker with it. Below is the entire process of converting 4K videos to Windows Movie Maker.
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How to convert Canon EOS 5D Mark IV 4K footage for editing in Windows Movie Maker
Step 1. Load source 4K videos
Launch Pavtube Video Converter, and then click “Add Video” and load your 4K HD files. This program supports batch conversion, so you can add multiple files into it at a time.
Step 2: Choose Windows Movie Maker supported file formats.
Click “Format” bar, from its drop-down list, navigate to the “Common Video” main category, from its extended list, select Windows Movie Maker supported “WMV3 (WMV9)(*.wmv)” codec. Or choose “HD WMV” format from HD Video for Windows Movie Maker.
a. If the default settings do not fit your needs, you can click “Settings” button to customize output video parameters like bitrate, channels, frame rate, etc, such as to set higher bitrate to get much better image quality. In general, the higher video bit rate, the larger output file size, and vice versa. Here you can choose video size to 1980*1080 for better editing in Windows Movie Maker.
b. By clicking “Edit selected task” button, you can trim, crop the video, or add watermark, adjust effect, attaching subtitles for pre-editing your video files so that you can simplify your Windows Movie Maker editing.
Spet 4. Start converting
When all is OK, just click the Convert button to start converting your Canon EOS 5D Mark IV 4K videos to Windows Movie Maker compatible 1080p WMV files. After the conversion, find your converted video clips in the destination folder and add them to Windows Movie Maker for home movie making.