For Davinci Resolve users who have just got a new Mavic 2 Pro, you may come the idea to load the Mavic 2 Pro footage into Davinci Resolve for some professional editing. The following article will show you how to achieve a smooth workflow of Mavic 2 Pro 4K with Davinci Resolve.
4K video format of DJI Mavic 2 Pro
The DJI Mavic 2 Pro allows you to shot 4K video in either MOV or MP4 container formats with the compression codec of H.264 (AVC) or H.265 (HEVC)
Format compatibility of Mavic 2 Pro 4K with Davinci Resolve
From Davinci Resolve supported file formats, we can see that the new Davinci Resolve 15 has included native importing support for the 4K MP4/MOV format compressed with either H.264 or H.265 codec. It also means that you will have no problem to directly load Mavic 2 Pro 4K video into Davinci Resolve. What really matter here is that 4K video editing is very computer intensive, if your computer is not powerful enough, then it is very likely that you will suffer a laggy or suttering editing process.
Best smooth workflow of Mavic 2 Pro 4K with Davinci Resolve
To get a smooth workflow of Mavic 2 Pro 4K with Davinci Resolve, it would be much ideal for you to compress Mavic 2 Pro 4K to 1080p or 720p. Here, you can get the job easily done by downloading our best 4K to 1080p Converter - Pavtube Video Converter. The program has perfect loading support for not only the 4K MOV/MP4 video encoded with H.264 (AVC) codec but also 4K MOV/MP4 video encoded with H.265(HEVC) codec. Thanks for its batch conversion mode, you can load multiple video into the application for conversion at one time. To compress 4K to 1080p or 720p, what you need to do is just to output an HD video from the “Format” drop-down list. The program supports various HD format output including HD H.264, HD H.265, HD MPEG-2, HD MPEG-TS, HD MKV, HD WMV, HD Divx, HD AVI, etc.
For Windows users who wish to export Mavic 2 Pro 4K to HD H.264/H.265 codec, you can get up to 30x faster H.265 codec encoding speed when you run our program on a computer that supports Nvidia NVENC technology or up to 6x faster H.264 codec encoding speed when you run our program on a computer that supports Nvidia CUDA or AMD App technology.
For Mac users, you can switch to download Pavtube Video Converter for Mac to perform the same conversion on macOS High Sierra, macOS Sierra, Mac OS X El Capitan, Mac OS X Yosemite, etc.
Step by Step to Compress Mavic 2 Pro 4K for Davinci Resovle Smooth Editing
Step 1: Load DJI Mavic 2 Pro 4K video.
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 DJI Mavic 2 Pro 4K H.264 or H.265 video files into the program.
Step 2: Define the output format.
Clicking the Format bar, from its drop-down list, select one of your desire HD file format to compress Mavic Pro 4K to 1080p, here, we choose one of the popular HD file formats “H.264 HD Video(*.mp4)” under “HD Video” main category.
Step 3: Compress 4K to 1080p.
Click “Settings” on the main interface to open “Profile Settings” window, in video section, from “Size(pix)” drop-down list, select “1980*1020″ or “1080*720″ to compress 4K to 1080p.
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 DJI Mavic 2 Pro 4K to 1080p compression and conversion process.
When the conversion is finished, click “Open Output Folder” icon on the main interface to open the folder with generated files. Then feel free to load compressed Mavic 2 Pro HD video into Davinci Resolve for smooth post editing workflow.