Get Sony Vegas Pro to Import DJI Phantom 4 Pro 4K Videos
DJI Phantom 4 Pro is one of the best drone. With it, DJI has stepped up to 4K video at 60fps. In this article, we will not highlight the feature of Phantom 4 Pro, but the way how to import and edit DJI Phantom 4 Pro 4K in Sony Vegas Pro. If you just got some 4K footage from Phantom 4 Pro and wanna work DJI Phantom 4 Pro 4K in Sony Vegas Pro, read on.
Working with 4K files can be taxing on your computer, especially if you don't have the most powerful machine to edit on. Based on our tests, it looks like Sony Vegas Pro has to create a lower resolution proxy file to display in the NLE while you edit, so you have to wait for the proxy file to be created before you can edit any 4K footage. In this process, it will cost some time. What's more, the H.264 or H.265 encoded files from Phantom 4 Pro as a deliver format can't be supported well by Sony Vegas. We need a workaround to get Sony Vegas Pro ingest DJI Phantom 4 Pro 4K video beautifully.
The best way we've worked out yet is to convert Phantom 4 Pro 4K video with Brorsoft Video Converter and then import to Sony Vegas Pro directly. This video converter perfectly works as the 4K to Vegas Pro Converter that helps you convert MP4, MOV, XAVC, XAVC S or any 4K files to MPEG-2, which is the best format for Vegas to edit with ease. No expensive add-ons or plug-ins are required. With it, you can easily transcode DJI Phantom 4 Pro 4K to Sony Vegas Pro as well as Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premiere Pro, Windows Movie Maker, Pinnacle Studio and more NLE programs highly compatible formats for editing.
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Transcode DJI Phantom 4 Pro 4K video for editing in Sony Vegas Pro
1. Load original 4K videos
Run the 4K to Sony Vegas converter program you just set up. Drag and drop the 4K files to the converter. You can also hit Add files button to import videos to the app.
2. Choose Sony Vegas preferred format
Click on the Format box to get the dropdown menu. Select Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas > MPEG-2 (*.mpg) as output format.
3. Advanced V/A settings
Adjust video and audio parameters, including the Bitrate of Video and Audio, the Codec of Video and Audio, Video Size, Sample Rate, Frame Rate, Audio Channels, etc., in the Profile Settings to get 4K files converted for working with Vegas Pro smoothly.
4. Start 4K conversion
Click the Convert button to start transcoding DJI Phantom 4 PRO 4K MP4/MOV to MPEG-2 for Sony Vegas Pro. After the conversion, you can easily transfer the encoded 4K videos to Vegas Pro 10/11/12/13 for further editing without any problem.