Tag Archive xavc s video converter


Import and edit Sony FDR-AX1 4K XAVC S in Avid Media Composer

Came upon incompatibility issues editing Sony FDR-AX1 4K XAVC S files in Avid Media Composer 2018? Convert them first. Here’s a quick guide walking you through the process of converting XAVC S MP4 files to Media Composer’s favorite DNxHD .mov format. Read More


Import Sony FDR-AX700 4K XAVC S to After Effects CC, CS6, CS5

If you are working with a relatively slow Mac machine, you may get stuck while editing Sony FDR-AX700 XAVC S footage within After Effects CC, CS6, CS5. If that’s the case, we would suggest transcoding 4K XAVC S recordings to MEG-2 codec before editing. While MPEG-2 is less hardware intensive than H.264 (XAVC S is a form of H.264). You don’t need a fancy graphics card and you don’t need as fast a computer to edit these transcoded formats. Read More