DJI Phantom 4 Pro 4K to Davinci Resolve Workflow
Q1: I've download DaVinci Resolve 12.5 and tried to import some p4p's h.264 .mov files into media pool, and somehow those files were not visible or select-able in folder view. my other h.264 .mts files work flawlessly though.
Q2: Anyone care to offer some advice on editing phantom 4 pro 4k h.265 clips in resolve, specifically what they use to convert clips, remove noise etc?
You may try to edit Phantom 4 Pro 4K files with Davinci Resolve, but find the Davinci software doesn't import the Phantom 4 Pro videos you just drag towards it. How or what do you need to do so P4P 4K videos play smoothly so you can make a movie?
Based on our testing, the 4K MOV footage(no matter in H.264 or H.265) from DJI Phantom 4 Pro is beyond the compatibility of Davinci Resolve. To edit Phantom 4 Pro 4K video files in DaVinci Resolve 10/11/12, you need to convert/compress 4K MOV to DaVinci Resolve edit-friendly format such as DNxHD first, which ensures best results when using in Davinci Resolve. Brorsoft Video Converter is the solid tool to help users make the Phantom 4 Pro 4K footage to Davinci Resolve transcoding.
With it, you effortlessly encode/re-encode Phantom 4 Pro 4K H.265/H.264 footage to Davinci Resolve highly compatible DNxHD MOV, ensuring maximum editing quality and efficiency. Besides, its also exports advanced encoders like MPEG-2 for Sony Vegas/Adobe Premiere Elements, WMV for Windows Movie Maker, etc. For Mac users, please get Video Converter for Mac. Download the program now. Below are the steps on converting P4P 4K clips to DNxHD for editing in Davinci Resolve.
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Guide: How to convert and import Phantom 4 Pro 4K MOV files to DaVinci Resolve
Step 1. After downloading, install and run the best DJI Phantom 4 Pro video converter, just copy the 4K MOV files from your camera to your hard drive. Import the files to the software for converting.
Step 2. Hit Format bar to select output format. You can choose Avid Media Composer > Avid DNxHD(*.mov) as output format. It is an ideal editing format for Resolve.
Step 3. Finally, hit the big Convert button on bottom of the main windows and the conversion from Phantom 4 Pro 4K to DaVinci Resolve will begin immediately.
More features of the Phantom 4 Pro 4K Converter:
1. Adjust audio and video settings (optional)
The best 4K file converter enables users to adjust audio and video settings before start conversion. Click "Settings" button, then you will enter the following interface, on which you are allowed to customize size, bit rate, frame rate, sample rate, and audio channel to your required ones.
2. Basic video editing (optional)
This video converter has some simple edit functions like cropping, splitting, adding effects etc. so you can touch up the video with basic video editing functions.
After the conversion is complete, get the resulted files via clicking the Open button and then you can import converted DJI Phantom 4 Pro 4K files to DaVinci Resolve 9/10/11/12 for further editing without any hassle.