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The Canon EOS R3 is high-end mirrorless camera aimed at professionals who demand the fastest speed and toughest body. The Canon EOS R3 can capture 4K footage produced from a 6K area of the sensor. 4K/120p is also an option, though it is not oversampled. C-Log3 and Raw video can be recorded internally. The video formats including RAW, H.265/HEVC, MPEG4 AVC/H.264.
Having some Canon EOS R3 interesting footage in H.265 video format and would like to edit Canon EOS R3 footage scenes in DaVinci Resolve 17? The problem is that Blackmagic Design DaVinci Resolve 17 software limits the video and audio file formats it can accepts. Unfortunately, DaVinci Resolve 17 can not open Canon EOS R3 H.265 file by default. In other words, you may always encounter the importing issue for editing H.265 in DaVinci Resolve 17, let alone 4K H.265 4:2:2 10-Bit is not a editable format. In order to take full advantage of the Canon EOS R3 H.265 files on Mac or Windows without any limitation, you’d better convert it over to a compatible file format.
Many of us continuously look for apps to help us convert Canon EOS R3 H.265 to something that’s recognizable in DaVinci Resolve 17. Acrok Video Converter Ultimate is one that can convert your Canon EOS R3 files to a DaVinci Resolve editable file type first, say H.264, DNxHD and Apple ProRes, before importing for hassle-free editing.
Just read through the tutorial below with detailed steps on how to convert Canon EOS R3 H.265 video files to DaVinci Resolve 17 supported video format for editing successfully. By the way, this utility can also work with Mac platform seamlessly, so if you have access to a Mac and want to convert a video from one format to another, you may refer to Acrok Video Converter Ultimate for Mac.
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How to convert Canon EOS R3 H.265 for editing in DaVinci Resolve 17?
Step 1: Add Canon EOS R3 video files
Install and run this H.265 Video Converter, mouse over and click “Add File” icon on the upper-left corner of toolbar and this will open a window proposing to choose the source Canon EOS R3 videos that you want to be a DaVinci Resolve 17 edit-friendly format from your media drive. Alternatively, the center of the window is where you can drag your Canon EOS R3 4K H.265 or 6K RAW videos directly to. Your loaded files will show as thumbnails and be in a waiting line, like the screenshot below.
Step 2: Set the output format
With your Canon EOS R3 H.265 footage in place, head to the lower left corner of the interface, then a click of “Format” drop-down will open the out format selection panel. To get the best video quality for DaVinci Resolve 17, the optimized option here is to select “4K H.264 Video (*.mp4)” under “4K Video” category. If you like, you can select Apple ProRes 422 MOV or DNxHD MOV under “Editing Software” as output format.
Note: For Mac users, please select Apple ProRes MOV format under “Final Cut Pro” category. Then you can edit Canon EOS R3 H.265 videos in Final Cut Pro X without rendering.
Suppose that you want to get your Canon EOS R3 videos over to your iPad, iPhone, Android tablet, PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X or Smart TV sets, luckily, this H.265 to DaVinci Resolve 17 converter can also help you accomplish it in a breeze. What you need to do is choose the tailored device-compatible format and convert them straight to devices for the sake of successful playback.
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Step 3: Start Canon EOS R3 video conversion
After customization, you should choose a location to save the resulting files by pressing “Output” icon, otherwise, all you’ve done will go for nothing. Then, just hit the “Convert” button on the right bottom side of the program window to kick off the conversion from Canon EOS R3 H.265 files to DaVinci Resolve 17 editable H.264 files on your computer. The processing window pops up with progress bars that shows you the remaining time.
That’s it! Your Canon EOS R3 H.265 footage has been converted to H.264 codec. Now you’re able to transfer the new converted video files to DaVinci Resolve 17 timeline without any hassle and edit to create your stunning movies or trailers.