The Professional nonlinear editing software like Avid Media Composer has been updated rapidly, with latest version Avid MC 2018, users can edit video clips in HD, SD, ultra HD, 2K, 4K, or 8K without hassle. However, some users still lacks of the detailed steps to make DVD movies editable with Avid MC 2018, so the following article aims at presenting you the best DVD to Avid MC 2018 workflow.

In fact, Avid natively supports video formats in QuickTime movie files, DNxHD .mov, .DV, .TNF, .AVI, .MP2 + .WAV, and sequential .TGA or .TIF, 2K, 4K, 5K film formats. While the DVD disc format is not in the queue. Plus, some commercial DVD discs are encrypted with heavy copy protection, you’ll need to remove DVD copy protection as well. To solve these issues, the best solution is using the professional DVD to Avid MC converter that can rip/convert any (protected) DVD to Avid MC 2018 edit-friendly formats before importing.

The job can be done effortlessly with the help of Brorsoft DVD Ripper for Mac. With it, rip/convert any (protected) DVD to Premiere Pro CC 2018 edit-friendly formats without losing quality. Besides, this easy-to-use and professional DVD ripping tool also helps to convert DVD to more edit-friendly formats like: Apple Intermediate Codec(AIC) for iMovie, ProRes for Final Cut Pro X, MPEG-2 for Vegas Pro/Premiere Pro CC and more to satisfy your different needs. For Windows users, get the equivalent Windows version Brorsoft DVD Ripper.

Free download DVD to Avid MC 2018 Converter:

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Step-by-step to Convert DVD Movies to Avid Media Composer 2018

Note: Anywhere from 15 to 30 GB of hard disk space is needed depending on what you’re ripping. DVD are big, and we’re going to rip the whole thing to our drive first, so depending on the movie you’re ripping and the quality you want in your final movie file, you’ll need a good amount of space.

Step 1. Add 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.


Step 2. Choose a proper output format

Click “Format” icon on the main interface and choose Avid Media Composer > Avid DNxHD(*.mov) as output format. It ensures the best quality while working with the output files in Avid MC 2018.

Tips: If you like, you can click the “Settings” button to adjust the output video and audio parameters like bitrate, sample rate, resolution, size, frame rate, aspect ratio, audio volume, audio channel and more. 

Step 3. Start Ripping DVD for Avid MC 2018

When everything is ok, click the “Convert” button to convert DVD clips to DNxHD .mov for Avid MC 2018. Once finished, you can click “Open” button to get the generated MOV files effortlessly. Now, you have no hassle to import and edit the converted DVD clips to Avid Media Composer 2018 for editing.

Make DVD Movies Editable with Avid MC 2018

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