Because DVD video does not natively work within Davinci Resolve, if you want to import DVD into Davinci Resolve for editing, DVD video files must be ripped off the disc and then converted into a format that works natively within your non-linear video editing application.
To have an easy and fast conversion process, you’re highly recommended to get Brosoft DVD Ripper, a perfect combination of video converter, player and editor for Windows. With its help, you’re allowed to rip and convert DVD video into Davinci Resolve’s preferable video format with fast speed while reserving its excellent quality. Besides Davinci Resolve, you are also able to transcode DVD files including Video_TS folder, ISO/IFO image files for editing in Windows Movie Maker, Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premiere Pro, Sony Vegas, etc NLEs. If you want to convert DVD to Davinci Resolve on Mac, please turn to DVD Ripper for Mac. Now download the software and follow the steps to re-encode DVD to DNxHD for smoothly editing in Davinci Resolve.
Ripping off media on DVD to DaVinci Resolve
STEP 1. Load DVD files
First, insert your DVDs into DVD Drive, and then drag the DVD files to the program; Or you can click “Disc” icon to draw into DVD movies you want to rip. Alternatively, you can hit “ISO/IFO” button to import IFO files.
STEP 2. Select output format
Click format column to Choose Avid Media Composer->Avid DNxHD(*.mov) as output format for DaVinci Resolve 11.
Tip: Before conversion, you can click “Settings” button right besides “Format” and enter “Profile Settings” panel to adjust video size, bit rate, frame rate, sample rate and audio channels.
STEP 3. Start conversion
When all the settings are fine, click the Convert button to start converting DVD movies to Davinci Resolve DNxHD MOV files. When the conversion completes, locate the results videos ready to imported into Resolve 11.