Problem regarding to working with MTS files in DaVinci Resolve
“Hi, I am new with DaVinci Resolve and I am trying to import some AVCHD-files (*.mts container) but I am not able to see them in Resolve. Is there any possibility to work with MTS files in DaVinci Resolve? I’m editing on Windows 8.1 x64 and Resolve does not even find these MTS files! I really hope that someone will help me about this. Thanks a lot in advance.”
To avoid MTS incompatibility problems in DaVinci Resolve, the solution is to transcode the MTS files to ProRes or DNxHD before editing. They work smoothly in Resolve. To process video conversion, third party converter is required. Considering the ease of use and excellent output quality, Pavtube MTS/M2TS Converter / Mac Version is a good choice. It features optimal format presets for DNxHD and ProRes, which are best suitable for use in DaVinci Resolve.
How to convert MTS clips to DaVinci Resolve preferred editing codec?
Here’s what you need:
Key Feature of Pavtube MTS/M2TS Converter
- Professional video converter: This MTS/M2TS converter supports converting 150+ video formats. You can use it to convert M2TS/MTS to all the formats supported by iTunes like MP4, MOV, M4V.
- High output video quality: The converted videos are in high quality. It will keep 100% orginal video quality.
- Fastest Conversion Speed: It can batch convert videos at 30X fastest speed than almost all the competitors.
- Great video editing tool: You can use it to enhance your video by adding effects, or edit your video by merging, rotating, trimming, etc.
The conversion speed is very fast because it supports batch conversion and NVIDIA CUDA & ATI Stream (AMD APP) acceleration technologies. It converts multiple video clips at the same time, moreover it can shut down computer after the process is complete, so run the app overnight and you could enjoy the created videos next morning when you are up.
MTS and Davinci Resolve workflow – how to convert MTS video to Davinci Resolve editable format?
Step 1: Load the MTS files.
Step 2: Choose output format for DaVinci Resolve
To encode MTS video to ProRes 422 for DaVinci Resolve, you can choose ‘Final Cut Pro’ > ‘Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov)’ as target format.
Step 3: Custom video and audio settings
If necessary, you can click ‘Settings’ button and go to ‘Profiles Settings’ panel to modify video and audio settings like video encoder, resolution, video bit rate, frame rate, aspect ratio, audio encoder, sample rate, audio bit rate, and audio channels. 3D settings are also available.
Step 4: Start MTS video to DNxHD/ProRes MOV Conversion
When ready, click ‘Convert’ to start format conversion. As soon as the conversion is complete, you can click ‘Open Folder’ button to get the exported MOV files for use in DaVinci Resolve with optimum performance.