"My DAD recorded some footage with his new camera – Z CAM E2-F6 Pro, but I can’t edit the 6K RAW files in Premiere Pro CC on my Windows 10 PC. How to successfully import E2-F6 Pro videos into Premiere Pro CC for smooth editing? – Schafer, Jason"
"The vacation time hung heavy on Dick’s hands because all his friends were away at camp. In order to make our son happy, our family spent three days in Los Angeles last week. He took a lot of material with our new camcorder, but I can’t load Z CAM E2-F6 Pro footage into DaVinci Resolve for smoothly editing. How to solve this problem? – Carl Mensah"
"Hi Acrok. I recorded about 15GB videos with Z CAM E2-F6 Pro, why I can’t load the videos into FCP X (10.1.1 )? I checked the video. They were RAW formats. FCP X can’t compatible with these formats? – Josh Camilleri"
The E2-F6 Pro is the first Z CAM camera to feature an SDI output port. Better than that, the SDI output is a 12G-SDI port! Furthermore, you’ll find new Genlock and Timecode output ports. Record up to 10-bit 6K60 and DCI 4K120 video using the HDMI or 12G-SDI output. We can record RAW footage with this digital cine camera.
Raw Formats are the untouched media that your video camera produces. Some budget-friendly cameras shoot highly compressed formats while other, high end cameras shoot less compressed, higher quality footage or raw media.
From the above said, we can clearly see the limitations that Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro and DaVinci Resolve has to RAW format. Is there an easy way to edit any Z CAM E2-F6 Pro footage in FCP/PP/DR? Yes, there is. The following article just introduces a professional Z CAM Video Converter to help users to convert the Z CAM E2-F6 Pro videos to DaVinci Resolve, Premiere Pro CC and Final Cut Pro best supported format and users will encounter no limitation when editing the converted videos in editing program.
As the top video coversion software for Z CAM camera’s users, Acrok Video Converter Ultimate for Mac can converts RAW, MOV, MP4 files from Z CAM cameras to editable formats like ProRes 422/4444, MPEG-2, DNxHD and obtain 4K quality for the Final Cut Pro, Premiere Pro CC and DaVinci Resolve. With it, you can also convert any video such as Blu-ray, DVD, MKV, AVI, FLV, MOD, TOD, VOB to popular video format like H.265/HEVC MP4, M4V, QuickTime MOV, H.264 MP4, etc. Once the conversion is done, you can edit Z CAM E2-F6 Pro files in your editing software without any issue.
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How to convert Z CAM E2-F6 Pro files for DaVinci Resolve, Final Cut Pro, Premiere Pro CC?
Load RAW videos
Download and install Acrok Video Converter Ultimate for Mac as the Z CAM E2-F6 Pro video converter, launch it. Click "Add file" icon to load your 6K, 4K files. Alternatively, drag & drop the files into the program directly.
Select the suitable formats
Click the "Format" to choose output format. Navigate to "Final Cut Pro". Here, you can choose the Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov) or Apple ProRes 4444 (*.mov) as output format.
For editing Z CAM E2-F6 Pro videos in Premiere Pro CC, Premiere Elements and After Effects, please choose "Adobe Premiere MOV AVC (*.mov)" or "Adobe Premiere MPEG-2 (*.mpg)" as output format.
If you are DaVinci Resolve, please select H.264 MP4 as the output format. For getting 4K videos, please choose 4K video format under "4K" category.
Tip: Click the "Settings" icon and you will get a new interface named "Settings". You can change the default codec, bit rate, frame rate, sample rate and audio channel according to your needs and optimize the output file quality. If you wan to get orginal resolution, please select "Orginal" in "Resolution" column. If you want to combine multiple files to be a single file, just need to select the files and choose "Merge all files into one" option.
Start to convert and import
Click the "Convert" button on the right-bottom. It will begin to convert Z CAM E2-F6 Pro files to suitable format for Final Cut Pro, DaVinci Resolve or Premiere Pro CC. After the conversion, you can get the re-encoded videos for smoothly editing from the output folder effortlessly.