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Best Way to Work Sony a6300 XAVC S in Avid Media Composer

Stuck in the issue when importing Sony A6300 XAVC S into Avid Media Composer? The quick workaround is to convert Sony a6300 footage to DNxHD .mov, which ensures the maximum editing efficiency and quality when working with Avid.

Best Way to Work Sony a6300 XAVC S in Avid Media Composer
I often use Avid Media Composer to edit videos but the problem for me is that recently I have a lot of Sony a6300 XAVC S footage and need to edit in Avid Media Composer. However, I can not deal with these Sony a6300 XAVC S files in Avid Media Composer. The moment I try to import them into program it crashes.

As some guys mentioned online, Sony has created a special free charge AMA plug-in for Avid though, this software for Microsoft Windows and Mac OS X operating systems only provides support for XAVC files in Avid Media Composer. As for 4K XAVC S, it is not currently supported natively by Avid Media Composer. To edit Sony a6300 XAVC S footage in Avid Media Composer smoothly, a recommended suggestion is to use Brorsoft Video Converter for Mac to transcode XAVC S to DNxHD.mov, which ensures the maximum editing efficiency and quality when working with all versions of Avid Media Composer.

With this professional XAVC S Converter, you can convert XAVC S files from Sony A6300 to Avid more compatible format DNxHD video with fast speed while keeping its original video quality. With it, you may also encode XAVC S to Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premiere Pro, iMovie and more NLE programs highly compatible formats for editing. Besides, it might help you change XAVC S to other frequent formats like XAVC S to MOV, FLV, MP4, AVI, etc. If come upon the XAVC S codec issues on Windows PC, please get Brorsoft Video Converter to solve the problem.

Transcoding Sony a6300 XAVC S to Avid Media Composer friendly format

Step 1. Launch the XAVC S converter program and click the "Add" button to load Sony a6300 XAVC S files for converting. If you wanna join server files, just check out the "Merge into one file" box.



Step 2. Click Format on the main interface and choose Avid Media Composer > Avid DNxHD(*.mov) as output format.



Tip: This XAVC S to DNxHD converter allows you to adjust the video and audio settings. Click “Settings” icon to set video resolution, bitrate, frame rate as you like.

Step 3. After above settings, hit “Convert” button to start transcoding Sony a6300 XAVC S to DNxHD for directly importing to Avid Media Composer.

Soon after the conversion, just click "Open" button to get the generated files for natively editing in Avid Media Composer 5/6/7/8 perfectly.

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