Adobe Premiere Pro: Ripping/Importing DVD Format
Adobe Premiere is one of the best video editing software based on a timeline. Many people are using it to make home movies. But people always have troubles in importing DVD to Adobe Premiere. The reason is that the DVD format is incompatible with Adobe Premiere Pro. To add DVD clips to Premiere Pro, you'll need to convert DVD files to Adobe Premiere Pro supported video format.
To convert DVD movies to Adobe Premiere Pro on Mac (including Mountain Lion and Mavericks), Brorsoft DVD Ripper for Mac will be a great help. With it, you can fast rip DVD videos to MPEG-2/MOV files which are natively supported by Premiere Pro(CS4/CS5/CS6/CC) with high quality. Plus, you can also trim, crop, add effect and merge video files with the tool. For Windows users, get the equivalent Windows version Brorsoft DVD Ripper. Just download this program and follow this guide below to complete importing DVD to Adobe Premiere Pro for further editing.
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How to rip DVD movies to Adobe Premiere Pro on Mac with ease
Note that this guide takes DVD Ripper Mac screenshots. The way to rip DVD to Premiere Pro in Windows (Windows 8 compatible) is almost the same. Just make sure you get the right version.
1. Load DVD movies
First, insert your DVDs into DVD Drive, and then drag the DVD files to the program; Or you can click "Disc" icon to draw into DVD movies you want to rip. Alternatively, you can hit "ISO/IFO" button to import ISO files.
2. Select output format
Hit the Format box and select Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas - > MPEG-2(*.mpg) as output format and then set the output destination as you want.
Tip: Before conversion, you can click "Settings" button right besides "Format" and enter "Profile Settings" panel to adjust video size, bit rate, frame rate, sample rate and audio channels.
3. Start converting DVD to Adobe Premiere
When all the settings are fine, click the Convert button to start ripping DVD to Adobe Premiere Pro editable files. A few minutes later, you'll get the converted videos. Now you can edit your treasured DVD videos with Premiere Pro freely as you like.
If you want to edit DVD clips in Final Cut Pro X or FCP 7/6, you just need to choose the "Final Cut Pro > Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov)" as output format in the second step; For iMovie, choose "iMovie - > Apple InterMediate Codec (AIC) (*.mov)" as output; For Avid Media Composer, choose Avid Media Composer - >Avid DNxHD(*.mov) as output format.
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