XAVC-L & Vegas Pro- Load Sony XAVC-Long GOP to Sony Vegas

Published on by Chris King

Ever tried to import XAVC-L to Sony Vegas Pro? This tutorial mainly explains you how to get Sony Vegas Pro work beautifully with Sony XAVC-Long GOP files.


XAVC-L & Vegas Pro- Load Sony XAVC-Long GOP to Sony Vegas
Q: “Does anyone have any suggestions on how to ingest XAVC-L into Sony Vegas Pro 13? As of now I have not been able to edit this format. The other 2 formats XAVC-I and Mpeg422 have been perfect. I know Sony recently released an update to Vegas Pro 13 but unfortunately a XAVC-L plugin was not included.”

Many guys have been complaining about the lack of XAVC-Long GOP support in Sony Vegas Pro even the latest version Vegas Pro 13. Although there are several third-party software that promise to transcode professional XAVC L files, most of them I have tried either crash upon opening or don’t read. The only piece of transcoding software I currently have tried that has been able to read and transcode professional XAVC Long GOP files so far is Brorsoft Video Converter, which seems to workable and brings high quality. With it, you can effortlessly transcode XAVC-Long Gop to MPEG-2/WMV for Sony Vegas Pro as well as DNxHD for Avid Media Composer, MPEG-2 for Adobe Premiere Pro, WMV for Windows Movie Maker.

How to Convert XAVC-Long GOP video to Sony Vegas Pro

Step 1: Launch the XAVC-Long GOP video converter. Click "Add" icon to load XAVC video files or directly drag&drop the files into file list.

Step 2: Click on the "Format" bar and choose a best editable format for editing in Sony Vegas Pro. Here Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas --> MPEG-2(*.mpg) is highly recommended as output format.

Step 3: In case the default settings do not fit your requirement, you can click "Settings" button and enter "Profile Settings" panel to adjust video size, bit rate, frame rate, sample rate and audio channels.

Step 4: Hit the convert button of the best XAVC L Converter; it will start converting professional XAVC Long GOP files for importing to Sony Vegas Pro 13/12/11/10 immediately.

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