How to Import video scenes from DVD to Sony Movie Studio

Published on by Chris King

This article shows you an easy way to rip and convert DVD to Sony Movie Studio compatible video formats so that you can import video scenes from DVD to Sony Movie Studio for editing further.


Sony Movie Studio (formerly Sony Vegas Movie Studio) is a consumer-based nonlinear video editing software designed for the PC. As of Version 13, Movie Studio Platinum allows for up to 20 video tracks and 20 audio tracks. It can also edit and render projects in 4K video. However, like other NLEs, Sony Movie Studio doesn't support DVD importing. Fortunately, there is an easy way to fix this issue. To get a clip/scene from DVD into Sony Movie Studio for editing, you just need to rip and convert the DVD into a more editing-friendly format for Sony Movie Studio.

To convert DVD to Sony Movie Studio, Brorsoft DVD Ripper will be a great help. As a Windows friendly program, its user-friendly interface and powerful capacity is suitable for both novice and pro alike Windows users. You can choose to rip one title or the entire DVD to MPEG-2 favored by in Windows (including Windows 10). Plus, you can also trim, crop, add effect and merge files. This DVD to Sony Movie Studio Converter allows you to customize resolution, frame rate, bit rate for video, you can just keep the highest setting to get the ideal output effect. Now download the software and follow the guide below to complete your task.

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Simple clicks to convert DVD to Sony Movie Studio supported video format

Step 1. Load DVD movies

After downloading, install and run the program. As you can see, you can add the DVD movies you want to rip by clicking the "DVD disc" button on the main interface.


Step 2: Select output format

Hit the "Format" bar and select "Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas > MPEG-2 (*.mpg)" as output format on the drop-down menu. It ensures the smooth editing with Sony Movie Studio.


Tip: Click "Settings" button if you'd like to customize advanced audio and video parameters like Video Codec, aspect ratio, bit rate, frame rate, Audio codec, sample rate, audio channels.

3. Start converting DVD to Sony Movie Studio

When all is done, click "Convert" to begin the DVD to Sony Movie Studio video conversion. Just wait for the process to finish. After that, you can get the MPG videos and just open Sony Movie Studio and import the converted MPG videos for editing.

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