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A non-linear editing software developed by Blackmagic Design which is mainly used for colour correction and grading.

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Normalizing audio output loudness (LKFS/LUFS) in DaVinci Resolve 16

DaVinci Resolve 16 adds a great feature that allows applying "Normalize audio levels" on a clip using the ITU BS.1770 or EBU R128 standards, to a target level of -23 LKFS/LUFS, or similar. However, ...
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Why are there two ways to keyframe-animate geometric transformations?

In DaVinci Resolve 14, there seem to be two ways to use keyframe animations with geometric transformations. One is on the Edit page, using the Inspector. Here it seems to be possible to smoothen out ...
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DaVinci Resolve: Track with points outside of a window

I am completely new both to video editing and DaVinci Resolve 14. I would like to apply stabilization to a clip which has a constantly moving and changing object in the middle. Therefore I only want ...
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Wrong centered merge in Davinci Resolve's Fusion

I have created a standard "button" composition But when I click in the Merge9 node, it only moves the text keeping the retangular background static. I was expecting that the ending merge ...
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DaVinci Resolve 17 doesn't show video and shows black screen on imported multimedia

DaVinci Resolve 17 doesn't show video and shows black screen on imported multimedia. I have VivoBook Pro X580VD, Quad Core model: Intel Core i5-7300HQ bits: 64 type: MCP arch: Kaby Lake, Device-1: ...
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Davinci Resolve Fusion draw tail by track points

I hope someone will understand my question. This is my fusion clip right now I want to draw a tail of this purple circle. Can't understand which tool will help me. Nodes: I want something like this:...
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Davinci Resolve - Store Clips Edited in Cut Window in a Media Folder

I am working on a video project in DaVinci Resolve. It a short video documenting a piece of installation art. One of the media files is a handheld camera that takes close up shots of different parts ...
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Davinci Resolve 16 - Image duration not change

I am new in the field of video production and a new user in Davinci Resolve 16.1.2.026. I want to change the duration of an image in my clip but whatever I tried din't work... My default standard ...
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Noise reduction in DaVinci Resolve 14 free version

DaVinci Resolve is great for hobbyists because it has a fairly capable free version. Unfortunately, the free version does not include noise reduction functionality. Are there any free tools/plugins ...
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DaVinci Resolve FilmGrain effect staying static after 51 frames

I'm trying to create film grain effect using DaVinci Resolve's built in Film Grain effect in Fusion (ignore the brightness and ellipse nodes, it's irrelevant): The film grain effects animates the ...
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Davinci Resolve Fusion equivalent to color-page 3D key qualifiers?

Davinci Resolve 17's Color page has a "Qualifier" tab; while the default mode is HSL, the most powerful is the 3D keyer, which has the ability to build a matte with subsets of the possible ...
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How to see the list of all used clips in a timeline?

If i create a timeline in davinci resolve and drag some clips from bin on this timeline, then where is the list of clips used on this timeline ? the bin contains massive clips i don't want to sort it ...
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Extract and replace frames from davinci resolve using python scripting

I want to know if there is a way to extract single frames from DaVinci resolve and modify them using a python script or if you can add a hook in fusion so that each frame is run through a python ...
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Repeating/looping a clip in the timeline

I have a short clip, 10 seconds or so. I'd like to loop in/down the timeline to create a 6-hour video (for sleep music on youtube). I can do this in Davinci with the Loop effect in a Fusion ...
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Davinci Resolve 17: burn in metadata of still images using image sequence

I am producing timelapses from 12 megapixel photos taken with a GoPro, each timelapse with up to 50,000 images. I rename all JPGs in sequence, e.g. [00001-49999].jpg and place them in a single folder. ...
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Exporting video layers for Premiere-DaVinci workflow

I am editing in Premiere, and sending an XML to a colourist working in DaVinci Resolve. We chose to colour after picture lock in order to reduce the colourist's workload. All of the tutorials I have ...
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``Failed``when I try to export video - Davinci Resolve 16 FREE

Everytime I try to export this clip this message appears. I'm not very experient with Davinci and editing videos in general, but I had no problem saving other videos. I've tried changing the settings ...
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X-Rite Video Color Matching gives Strange Results

I’m attempting to grade some footage from a C100, with the aid of X-Rite’s Video color match card, in DaVinci Resolve. Below is a screen grab of the ungraded footage. And here is what I get when ...
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Weird (interlacing?) artifacts in my rendered video

I've been making a YouTube outro for my channel with blender recently. I exported the outro in blender using the QuickTime container together with the QT / QT Animation video codec at 60fps. ...
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DaVinci Resolve 16 the content of all videos become black

I used to be able to see the content of all videos, but since today they all turned into black screen. Googled and found a few posts e.g. DaVinci Resolve 16 shows black screen on imported media After ...
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Programs that help you export multi-language videos?

I'm looking for a program that can do multi-language export of video. Let me give an example: I create video with text and I would like to easily add 4 different languages inside each text. The ...
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DaVinci Resolve doesn't load subtitles for M4V

I have an .m4v movie with two subtitles tracks. When importing the movie into DaVinci Resolve 16, it only shows Video and Audio - no subs. Please advise, thanks.
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Davinci Resolve: Move polyline radius handlers separatley on macOS

I'm using Davinci Resolve 16.1.1.005 on macOS 10.15.3 (Catalina). I'm creating a simple polyline. I want to move one of the radius handlers separately without causing the other radius handler to ...
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Screen-Video with 7 FPS (in Davinci Resolve - or other tools?)

I currently edit/cut a lot of computer screen recording footage. The original mp4 files have 7 FPS and I am totally happy with that quality. If I now edit the files in Davinci Resolve 16, the lowest ...
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DaVinci Resolve 16 - Restore Deleted/Crushed Project

Hello again community! I came back with a new issue in DaVinci Resolve 16.. I was working in two projects (both where opened) and after a crush both are lost. I restarted my PC just in case, but no I ...
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DaVinci Resolve 16 node causing weird artififact to text

I was following the steps mentioned in an answer about adding blur to text from here Everything worked fine but Step 10 caused a weird artifact to the text in the compound clip. The step says: ...
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DaVinci Resolve 16 shows black screen on imported media

This is my first time using this software cause I am trying to learn. but when I import my media, it shows all black screen and all I can hear was audio. File imported are .mp4
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Tracking mask in Davinci Resolve

Video editing n00b here. I have a clip where a person touches a screen with an access card. I want the screen to be red before it is touched, and green after. I've used a PlanarTracker node to track ...
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How do I remove video scan lines in DaVinci Resolve (or Fusion?)

I have little-to-no prior video editing experience, but am trying to edit together a video from when a friend and I flew in a full-motion flight simulator for a website. I shot the video with my DSLR, ...
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Track and apply fixed positioning in frame for subject

I used tripod to film a subject which is speaking and their head is moving around ever so slightly. I want to to position the subject based on their eyes so that their eyes do not move at all. I am ...
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Davinci Resolve 15 Beta workflow bar covering up color settings

I have Davinci Resolve 15 Public Beta. The bar on the bottom that enables you to switch from editing to color grading is covering up the settings for RGB, and I cannot drag the window up to make the ...
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DaVinci Resolve: Fix insufficiently smooth top-down drone footage

I am completely new to both video editing and DaVinci Resolve, so please bear with me. I have some drone footage which looks directly downwards onto a flat surface. It has panning, rotation and ...
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Resolve (Correct/Grade) > XML > FCPX

Can an XML exported from Resolve contain corrections/grading decisions (made in Resolve) that FCPX can apply to the a single large ProRes file, or does a new ProRes large file need to rendered from ...
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70D mov import to DaVinci Resolve 12 appear darker

I import mov files from Canon 70D to Davinci Resolve 12 and it appears darker on the preview than if I run the video on VLC video player. I render the video and the output is the same as on the ...
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Davinci resolve 11 lite. Add white borders

How to add white borders to cropped video? I have 4:3 video. Want to convert it to 1:1 with white borders. How to change border color?
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DaVinci Resolve Error

So when I try to save a project in DaVinci Resolve, most of the time everything works fine, but every now and then I get an error and I loose any work I did on a project since the last save. Here's ...
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Square edges after rotating video in DaVinci Resolve?

I rotated one of my clips in Resolve to square up some of the lines (compositionally), then zoomed in so that the top and bottom edges were cropped to straight by the dimensions of the timeline viewer....
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How do you export multiple aspect ratios from one clip in Davinci Resolve?

I've got a 3D animation I've exported from Blender, OpenEXR sequence, composited in Davinci Resolve Fusion. I've purposely made the animation 1920 x 1920 so I could cut multiple aspect ratios from it ...
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Audio Mix Vastly Different at Different Volumes

I have two pieces of dialogue recorded from the exact same source. I manually adjusted the volumes of these two pieces so that, to my ear, the volumes match perfectly. However, if I alter the overall ...
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Volume Problems After Render (DaVinci Resolve)

In Resolve, my audio is mixed exactly how I want it. However, when I render the video out and play it back on other devices, certain pieces of audio are bizarrely off in terms of volume. Example image:...
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Title has "invisible border", so not whole text is seen (DaVinci Resolve)

thank you for helping me! Now, at the beginning of my video (I'm working in DaVinci Resolve), I want to add a table of contents. I thought about using a title to do that. But when I paste the text and ...
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DaVinci Resolve Fairlight advanced Noise Reduction

thank you for helping me! My problem is that I'm working with a very noisy microphone, so just enabling noice reduction in the fairlight options doesn't do the trick. I'm switching from audacity, ...
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Can't Import Stills as Video in Davinci Resolve

I used to be able to import a png sequence of renders from Blender as a video. I would just open media of all the stills in the same directory and they would appear as a single clip in the media pool. ...
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Davinci Resolve - Blanking Fill not working properly

I'm fairly new to resolve. All I'm trying to achieve is to eliminate the black bars when importing a 16:9 video to a 4:5 format. However, the blanking fill only seems to affect the video area and not ...
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How to custom the zoom inside davinci resolve timeline using mouse wheel

I normally use alt + mouse wheel to zoom in the timeline. I'd like just to modify it by only using mouse wheel, just like when we zoom in/out in the viewer. So only using mouse wheel without has to ...
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Resolve cropping keeping a part of a screen

I am trying to crop a video in Resolve while keeping and moving a part of the cropped scene. So the original footage is: I want to do this: With a final result of: The only way I know to do this is ...
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How to ffmpeg encode a video with audio properly synced in Adobe Premiere and Resolve?

I'm trying to use ffmpeg to encode a series of rendered images with a soundtrack. When we import that video into Premiere the audio seems to be 1/2 frame early. When we import that same video in ...
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Make the playhead in DaVinci Resolve thinner

thank you for helping me! I'm currently learning the basics of DaVinci Resolve, coming from a way simpler program. But from that program, I'm used to a much thinner playhead. Is there a way to make ...
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DaVinci Resolve 16 playback sound not working (Linux)

With default configuration there's no sound present. I've tried different speaker configuration without any difference.
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Matching voice recorded through different devices or software sources

I often end up having to record the audio more than once for some segments because of poor quality or background noise during initial recording. I use the same microphone but may be in a different ...