Sony has just released a new bridge compact camera into the market in the form of the Sony Cyber-shot RX10 IV. As the latest Cyber-shot RX model to provide 4K movie recording, the camera utilises the XAVC S codec to record video at a high data rate of up to 100Mbps depending on the shooting mode that’s used. For Premiere Pro CC users, when the video editing is completed, you may wish to apply some sophisticated graphics, titles, new audio effects, etc to Sony RX10 IV 4K video. Then how about the workflow of Sony RX IV 4K XAVC S with Premiere Pro CC.
Work Sony RX10 IV 4K XVAC S with Adobe Premiere Pro CC
As the redesigned successor to Adobe Premiere, the new version 8.2.0 (2014.2) of Adobe Premiere Pro CC includes native support for decoding XAVC S 4K video. It also means that you can import and edit XAVC S content with Adobe Premiere Pro CC without wrapping or transcoding.
Import Sony RX10 IV 4K XVAC S to Premiere Pro CC 2013/CS6/CS5/CS4
If you are still using the previous version of Premiere Pro CC 8.2.0 (2014.2), such as Premiere Pro CC 2013/CS6/CS5/CS4, etc which don’t offer native importing support for 4K XAVC S video, you will need to perform a format transcoding process. The good news is that here comes our best Mac XAVC S Video Converter - Pavtube Video Converter for Mac. Which can assist you to easily convert and compress Sony RX10 IV 4K XAVC S to Premiere Pro CC 2013/CS6/CS5/CS4 specially optimized MPEG-2 editing codec with super fast encoding speed and perfect output file quality. The program supports batch conversion mode, so that you can load multiple Sony RX10 IV 4K XAVC S video into the application for conversion at one time.
Edit Sony RX10 IV 4K with built-in editing tools
Before loading Sony RX10 IV 4K to Premiere Pro CC for some professional post editing workflow, you can complete some simple video editing with the built-in editing functions offered by the program. You can trim or cut video to leave only your unwanted specific scenes, crop video to get off the black edges or unwanted size area, add video/image/transparent text watermark, apply special rendering effect, deinterlace interlaced video into progressive form, add external srt/ass/ssa subtitle to video, etc.
Pavtube Video Converter for Mac is available on macOS High Sierra, macOS Sierra, Mac OS X El Capitan, Mac OS X Yosemite, Mac OS X Mavericks, etc. For Windows users, you can download Pavtube Video Converter to perform the same conversion on Windows 10/8.1/8/7.
How to Import and Edit Sony RX10 IV 4K XAVC S with PPC 2013/CS6/CS5/CS4?
Step 1: Load Sony RX10 IV 4K XAVC S footage.
Download the free trial version of the program. Launch it on your computer. Click “File” menu and select “Add Video/Audio” or click the “Add Video” button on the top tool bar to import Sony RX10 IV 4K XAVC S video into the program.
Step 2: Choose output file format.
Clicking the Format bar, from its drop-down list, select Premiere Pro CC 2013/CS6/CS5/CS4 native compatible “MPEG-2(*.mpg)” under “Adobe Premiere/Sony V…” main category.
Step 3: Edit Sony RX10 IV 4K XAVC S video.
By default the Edit icon is grayed out. To activate the Edit menu, you have to select an item first. When a video or movie is selected, click the pencil like Edit icon on the left top tool bar to open the video editor window, here, you can trim or cut video length, crop video file size, add watermark, apply special rendering effect, insert external subtitle, etc.
Step 4: Begin the final conversion process.
After all setting is completed, hit the “Convert” button at the right bottom of the main interface to begin the conversion process from Sony RX10 IV 4K XAVC S to Premiere Pro CC 2013/CS6/CS5/CS4 specially optimized editing codec.
When the conversion is finished, click “Open Output Folder” icon on the main interface to open the folder with generated files. Then you can easily import video to Premiere Pro CC for a smooth post editing workflow.