How to Edit Sony PXW-Z150 4K XAVC Video in Davinci Resolve?

How can I import and edit Sony PXW-Z150 4K video in Davinci Resolve? If you are looking for an easy and fluid workflow to work with PXW-Z150 4K XAVC video in Davinci Resolve 11 , kee reading... This post displays an easy and direct way to convert Sony Z150 4K footage to DNxHD codec for use in Resolve with optimum performance.

The PXW-Z150 comes with a 29-348mm built in lens that offers a 12x optical zoom which is further augmented by Sony’s proprietary Clear Image Zoom technology. This means that the 12x optical magnification is further extended to 24x in HD and to 18x in 4K ultra HD. 4K recording in the new PXW-Z150 is delivered in the XAVC Long codec at a max bitrate of 100Mbps.

Most users wanna to edit Sony PXW-Z150 footage on Davinci Resolve so that we can share these interesting videos with our friends through Internet or on YouTube. But the problem is, Davinci Resolve has no ability to edit such high definition files, you want to find some apps can import the Sony PXW-Z150 XAVC to Davinci Resolve 11 ? Can anyone suggest something to help us out?

To be able to use Sony PXW-Z150 XAVC 4K footage easily, we would recommend transcoding Sony PXW-Z150 XAVC to a format that is best suitable for your editing program. You are recommended to use Brorsoft Video Converter for Mac, which enables you to directly output Sony PXW-Z150 XAVC/AVCHD/MP4 to Davinci Resolve optimized DNxHD MOV format. If you are Windows user, for windows available here. In this article I take Mac version as an example, Window version have the same steps and the functions.

(Note: Click here for OS X 10.5)

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Transcode Sony PXW-Z150 4K XAVC files to DaVinci Resolve 11

Step 1. Click "Add" button to load Sony PXW-Z150 XAVC files or directly drag the footage to the program. You can check the "Merge into one" box to join several video files together.

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. Of course, you can also click "Common Video" > "MOV - QuickTime (*.MOV)" as the target format.

Tip: Click "Settings" button if you'd like to customize advanced audio and video parameters like Video Codec, aspect ratio, bit rate, frame rate, Audio codec, sample rate, audio channels. If you want to get original 4K resolution, just keep the video size as original.

Step 3. When you finish all settings, hit "Convert" button to start transcoding SonyPXW-Z150 4K XAVC to DaVinci Resolve. You can follow the conversion process from the pop-up windows.

After the conversion, it's freely to import Sony PXW-Z150 4K XAVC clips into DaVinci Resolve 11 for natively editing.

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