Work AVCHD *.mts Files in DaVinci Resolve(Lite)

Q: “Is there any possibility to work with AVCHD-files (*.mts container) in DaVinci Resolve? I am using it on Windows 7 x64 and Resolve does not even find these files!”

We found more than one guys are complaining the issues when importing AVCHD MTS to davinci resolve for post production. For the purpose to help them get rid of the trouble, in this page, I will give you a quick workaround to import MTS into DaVinci Resolve for editing beautifully.

Although DaVinci Resolve supports a wide range of file formats, AVCHD .MTS is not supported unless it’s wrapped in MOV container. To edit MTS video files in DaVinci Resolve 10/11/12, you need to convert MTS to DaVinci Resolve edit-friendly format such as QuickTime, ProRes, DNxHD first.

To finish the task, you can use Brorsoft MTS/M2TS Converter, the best video converter that can help you transcode AVCHD .mts to DaVinci Resolve compatible video with original quality. Besides, this software can also transcode MTS files for editing in Windows Movie Maker, Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premiere Pro, Sony Vegas, etc NLEs. If you are running on Mac, please get MTS/M2TS converter for Mac. Download it now and follow the steps to convert your MTS videos to DaVinci Resolve.

Transcode MTS videos to DaVinci Resolve editable format

1. Import MTS files

Run the AVCHD MTS onverter and click the Add Files button to import the MTS videos to be converted. The converter supports converting multiple files at a time.

2. Choose output format

Hit Format bar to select output format. You can choose Avid Media Composer > Avid DNxHD 1080p(*.mov) as output format. It is an ideal editing format for Resolve. Of course, you can also click “Common Video” > “MOV – QuickTime (*.MOV)” as the target format.

Tip: If you like, adjust video and audio parameters, including the Bitrate of Video and Audio, the Codec of Video and Audio, Video Size, Sample Rate, Frame Rate, Audio Channels, etc., by clicking the Settings button on the main interface for getting the best quality.

3. Start converting MTS files

In the end, click the “Convert” button to start converting MTS for DaVinci Resolve and everything else will be automated.

When the conversion is finished, you can click “Open” button to get the generated .mov files effortlessly. Now, it’s much easy for you to import the converted MTS files to DaVinci Resolve for further editing.

Additional Tips:

The versatile MTS to DaVinci Resolve converter is not only designed for converting MTS files for Resolve. It is also professionalized in converting AVCHD files editable in Adobe Premiere Pro, Adobe Premiere Elements, Windows Movie Maker, Avid Media Composer, Sony Vegas Pro, After Effects, Magix Movie Editor Pro, Pinnacle Studio, CyberLink PowerDirector, etc to meet your different needs.

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