1. Wavepilot

    Shooting, Editing, and Producing in H.264 or H.265 Codec?

    I produce mostly web marketing videos shooting in 4K with a P4P and Air 2S in H.264. I then most often edit and produce the final cut using H.264 reduced to 1920x1080, and only sometimes producing at full 4K. I'm considering doing some trials with the H.265 codec to try to save storage space as...
  2. tml4191

    How Do You Edit HEVC / H.265 Files Smoothly?

    I've found that vegas 14 lags when handling HEVC /h.265 files from my p4a, but it's fine with h.264 files regardless of mp4 or mov formats. If I were to convert my h.265 footage for easier editing, what's a recommended converter? I'd still be looking to color correct my footage though. For the...
  3. Mindflights

    H.265 with D-Log results in serious banding, watch the video.

    Comparison footage of DJI PHANTOM 4 PRO's camera using codecs H.265 and H.264 in D-Log. DO NOT USE H.265 with D-Log because serious banding occurs in large areas with the same color like blue skies, etc. ALWAYS USE H.264 for D-Log. Tested with the latest firmware update - April 2017. ISO...
  4. T

    Problem with h.265 footage - "broken GOP"?

    I'm flying a new Phantom 4 Pro+. Yesterday I shot some footage using H.265. I soon discovered that actually viewing the resulting footage is not so easy on a Mac. I tried VLC but it just shows a still frame. Scratch freezes. I gave up and decided to convert the footage to ProRes 422 using...
  5. Nowelly

    P4P video glitches - artificating at 4K 30p H.265

    Dear all, Today I went out to fly the Phantom 4 Pro at a lovely location where a well restored old windmill sits in the countryside with the intention of doing some footage. At first everything seemed okay but, later, I completely lost all connection to the aircraft when I was doing a point of...
  6. Q

    Bitrate calculations and implications for best quality

    The P4P uses the following bitrates to record at the various resolutions for H.264 and H.265. H.265 C4K:4096×2160 24/25/30p @100Mbps 4K:3840×2160 24/25/30p @100Mbps 2.7K:2720×1530 24/25/30p @65Mbps 2.7K:2720×1530 48/50/60p @80Mbps FHD:1920×1080 24/25/30p @50Mbps FHD:1920×1080 48/50/60p @65Mbps...
  7. J

    Canyon Trees - 4k Test with new P4P+

    Wanted to test my 4K workflow and the dlog settings with h.265 format. Here was the end result.
  8. tml4191

    Phantom 4 Pro h.265 + Sony Vegas Pro 14?

    How are h.265 files in Sony's Vegas Pro 14? Does Sony have a lens profile for the p4p in case I need it?