Convert BlackMagic ProRes to DNxHD MOV for Making Films

Normally, if you have the desire of converting the video codec to another, you may need a further editing or adjusting there. In order to walk closer to ProRes and DNxHD, in the following article, we are going to introduce you a professional BlackMagic video converter which can easily convert ProRes and DNxHD with each other.


‘I use the Blackmagic URSA camera mainly using 1080 50p Prores 422 and I need to make some film clips for a German TVstudio. On the other hand, this television studio only uses the 1080 50i format just like DNxHD MOV, which the issues I’m now trapped in.’

In some editing areas, we always think that ProRes is the best for Final Cut Pro and DNxHD MOV is the most suitable one for Avid Media Composer, right? While for converting the ProRes to DNxHD MOV for making film clips, we also need some third-party tools to help a lot. Pavtube HD Video Converter for Mac (Windows version)is such a significant one which can convert the BlackMagic ProRes recordings to what we need with the no quality lost. What’s more, 4K videos can be also trancoded to DNxHD or ProRes if you wanna enjoy the high definition movies.

How to convert BlackMagic ProRes to DNxHD 1080 50i MOV clips?

Step 1. Load your ProRes clips

Download and install the Prores to DNxHD converter, open the main interface on your computer, there we can import the files with ‘Add video’ or ‘Add from folder’ buttons on the left corner. Surely directly drag them in is also available.


Step 2.Choose the right DNxHD as we need.

Click the ‘Format’ bar and come to the output list, just slowly drop down the list and we can find the ‘Avid Media Composer’ item, there we can select the ‘DNxHD MOV’ as our best output one.


Step 3.Adjust the Video/Audi parameters

Get into the ‘Settings’ interface, here we can adjust the video size, bitrates, or frame rates with the suitable value by ourselves. In order to save the output videos with the best quality when we making the film clips, this item is deserved for us to have a try!


Notes: Multiple video clips you need to convert with the wanted output effects? Why not tap the icon ‘Merge into one’ on the left of the preview window? It is useful for us to combine all the video clips together.

Conclusion: When you’re ready, click the Convert button to convert Blackmagic ProRes videos. While converting videos, you can preview the video and set the actions like shut down computer and open output folder when conversion is completed.

2 thoughts on “Convert BlackMagic ProRes to DNxHD MOV for Making Films

  1. Sampson

    I simply want to mention I am just all new to weblog and seriously savored you’re website. Likely I’m likely to bookmark your blog post . You definitely come with outstanding well written articles. Thanks a lot for sharing your website.

  2. Winston

    I have used Pavtube Mac HD video converter for three years now. I like its stability and its ease of use. Now its been upgraded to iMedia Converter for free. What more can I say. A reliable company, great product!! Thanks Pavtube.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>