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03-13-2017, 12:13 AM
Transcode DVD to DNxHD for editing within Avid MC smoothly

To make your own content with DVD in Avid Media Composer, you'll need to rip and convert DVD to Avid MC supported video formats first. Here's how.

There are occasions that you need to import footage on DVD to Avid Media Composer 8/7/6/5 for further editing. However, DVD videos does not natively work within Avid MC. In order to bring DVD to Avid Media Composer, DVD video files must be ripped off disc and then converted. This process works to rip DVD video for use in Avid MC.


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How to Convert and Import DVD clips into Avid Media Composer

Step 1. Load DVD movies

Insert the DVD disc into your DVD-ROM and click "Add DVD" icon to import the DVD movies. In addition, click the main file of DVD movies (the longest one) you can select the audio track as you like. Not only DVD, but also Blu-ray, MP4 (https://www.mediadimo.com/fcp-accept-mp4.html), MKV, MOV or other SD/HD/4K videos (https://www.mediadimo.com/edit-phantom-4-4k-in-avid-mc.html) are supported.


Step 2: Select output format

Click "Select Format" bar and choose "Editor > DNxHD 720P or DNxHD 1080P" from the pull down menu.

Step 3: Start to rip DVD movies to DNxHD MOV

Tap "Start" button to start the DVD to Avid MC conversion under macos Sierra. After the conversion, importing the ripped video files to Avid Media Composer should be smooth and simple .

Extra Tips:

a. Adjust the video and audio parameters, including the Bitrate of Video & Audio, Video Size, Sample Rate, Frame Rate, Audio Channels, etc., by clicking the Settings button on the main interface for getting the best quality before starting conversion.

b. This DVD to DNxHD Converter Mac offers optimized DVD video editing functions, empowering user to crop video file size, trim video segment, add watermark/effects and so on to realize different needs.

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Source: How to Rip and Import DVD into Avid Media Composer (https://media-hive.blogspot.com/2017/03/import-dvd-to-avid-mc.html)