How to Convert and Import VOB files to Avid Media Composer
Once you get some VOB files extracted from your DVD, you may wan to import VOB files into Avid Media Composer to create your own masterpiece. However, VOB is basically a MPEG-2 video file which is stored in Video_TS folder in a DVD. As this kind of video file usually contains one or several audio tracks and subtitle tracks that are multiplexed together into one stream form, it is not so easy to playback directly on PC or Mac. Don't worry! In this article, we mainly introduce you an easy and smooth workflow editing VOB files in Avid Media Composer.
Obviously, you cannot use VOB in Avid Media Composer directly for VOB is not a compatible format for Avid. To get the work done, you need to do something in advance. I mean you need to convert VOB to Avid MC supported format first. Brorsoft Video Converter for Mac is an outstanding tool for you to make it.
The tool is extremely easy to use and comes in Mac flavors. It supports transcoding all VOB files to Avid Media Composer natively supported media format (DNxHD MOV) on Mac OS X (Mavericks and Mountain Lion included) with fast encoding speed and without quality loss. Besides, this video converter comes with numerous pre-processing features such as: cropping, deinterlacing, brightness, water effect, etc. If you are a Windows user, please turn to Brorsoft Video Converter. Here we go to the VOB to DNxHD MOV for Avid task.
Download the VOB to Avid Converter:
(Note: Click here for OS X 10.5)
How to Convert VOB Files to Avid DNxHD MOV on Mac
1. Load VOB files
Drag & drop VOB files to the program directly. Or go to the "File" menu, choose "Add Video" to locate the VOB video you want to convert. You can add several files to do batch conversion.
2. Select the output format
Click Format on the main interface and choose "Avid Media Composer > Avid DNxHD(*.mov)" as output format. The output video can be imported to Avid Media Composer of editing natively.
Tip: Furthermore, you are provided some useful edit functions cropping, trimming, adding watermark, attaching subtitles for pre-editing your video files so that you can simplify your Avid editing.
3. Start VOB to Media Composer conversion
Click the "Convert" button to start the VOB to DNxHD .mov conversion. Just in a few minutes, you make it.
After the conversion, locate the converted videos by clicking the Open button. Now, you can load .vob files to Avid Media Composer 5/5.5/6/6.5/7 for editing at ease.
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