Q: “I have a series of Classic Blu-rays, I wonder is it possible to import HD videos from Blu-ray discs into DaVinci Resolve (currently updated to version 14). If so, can anybody give me an easy way?”
The DaVinci Resolve 14 is a full professional editing and color grading system that is suitable for independent users working on SD, HD and Ultra HD projects. In this article, we will share an efficient way to help you rip Blu-rays for Editing in DaVinci Resolve 14 (previous) in best quality.
From DaVinci Resolve official website, we have known that it native supports video/image/raw formats as below:
Video codec: QuickTime, Prores, DNxHD, MXF, DPX, CIN, EXR
Image format: TIFF, JPEG, MOV, TGA, BMP
Camera raw format: Blackmagic CinemaDNG RAW, ARRI Alexa RAW and Amira. RED One, EPIC , Scarlet and Dragon R3D files including +5K, monochrome and HDRx images, Cineform , Cineform 3D, Phantom Raw, GoPro, Nikon, Canon C300, C500 and 1D, 5D, 7D, Sony F65/F55/F5 RAW, Sony XAVC variants.
In order to import and edit Blu-ray videos into DaVinci Resolve14 for further editing, you can take advantage of Brorsoft Blu-ray ripper for Windows / Mac, which is not only good at rip any (protected) Blu-rays to DaVinci Resolve compatible QuickTime, Prores, DNxHD formats in ultra fast speed and excellent quality. Besides, it also has customized settings for more NLE editing software like: DNxHD for Avid Media Composer, Apple ProRes for Final Cut Pro, Apple InterMediate Codec for iMovie, etc. Now download the free trial program and follow below easy steps to start the conversion for DaVinci Resolve 14
Guide: Rip Blu-rays to DNxHD MOV, Prores, or QuickTime MOV for editing in DaVinci Resolve 14 with ease
Windows Version Brorsoft Blu-ray Ripper taken as example, Mac share the same steps. Just keep in mind you have download the right version, Windows platform .exe files cannot be installed on macOS – and vice versa.
Step 1. Load Blu-ray Videos
Install and launch the best Blu-ray to DaVinci Resolve ripper, click “Load disc” button to load your Blu-ray videos to this program.
Step 2. Choose output format
Click Format drop-down list and pick up DNxHD(*.mov) from Avid Media Composer menu as output format for DaVinci Resolve 14/13/12/11.
Or you can choose Prores, or QuickTime MOV in Final Cut Pro/QuickTime Movie Format list as well.
Step 3. Start ripping Blu-rays for DaVinci Resolve 14
With all setting,, click the Convert button to start converting your Blu-rays to Davinci Resolve compatible DNxHD MOV, Prores, QuickTime MOV files.
Once finished, you can effortlessly import and edit the converted Blu-ray videos in DaVinci Resolve 14/13/12/11 as you like.
If you not only wanna rip Blu-rays, but also intend to convert DVD or HD Videos such as 4K XAVC/XAVC-S, MXF, MTS, MKV, M4V, AVI videos for DaVinci Resolve 14, the all-in-one tool, Brorsoft Video Converter Ultimate (or iMedia Converter for Mac) will be your first and best choice.