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D810 MOV to Resolve- Trouble importing Nikon D810 H.264 MOV to Davinci Resolve 9/10/11/12

We can find that Davinci Resolve won't import Nikon D810 .MOV files or MOV importing only audio. Luckily, there is an easy solution to fix this. Find it out here. 

For stills photographers who want a dependable, powerful, flexible camera, it's difficult to beat the D810. It takes incredible shots, works with almost any Nikon lens from the past 50 years, and is fast enough for all but the most demanding news and sports work. It's a superb camera in every way, and one of the best Nikon DSLRs we've tested. If you're looking to step up your skills, the D810 should be on your radar. 

However, many folks are facing the Nikon D810 MOV importing issues with DaVinci Resolve 9/10/11/12. 

Question: Resolve 11 H.264 MOV problem (no picture) 

"I got some footage from the Nikon D810 camera. Resolve should natively play the MOV codec. But it doesn't! I can hear the sound, but the picture is black. Just a black screen. I'm running Resolve Lite 11.1.3, and the footage is H.264 MOV. What could be causing this issue?" 

To have a smooth workflow with Nikon D810 MOV files in Davinci Resolve, the best solution is to convert h.264 codec MOV to Davinci Resolve most compatible format/codec. 


Brorsoft Video Converter for Mac is a professional tool that can deal with most kind of MOV videos regardless of the different codec to DNxHD for Davinci Resolve editing without quality loss. Plus, with the built-in video editor, you can also choose to trim, crop, add watermark, subtitles to your original videos. For Windows users, please turn to Brorsoft Video Converter. Now just download it and follow the below guide to transcode MOV for playing and editing in Davinci Resolve perfectly. 

Download MOV to Davinci Resolve Converter: 

  (Note: Click here for OS X 10.5) 

Guide: How to Convert MOV to Avid DNxHD for Davinci Resolve 11 

Step 1: Load MOV files 

Run MOV to Avid MC Converter and load Nikon D810 H.264 MOV clips to it by clicking "Add" button. 


Tip: You can check the "Merge into one" box to merge several video files together for easier editing. 

Step 2: Choose Davinci Resolve compatible format 

Hit Format bar to select output format. You can choose Avid Media Composer > Avid DNxHD(*.mov) as output format. It is an ideal editing format for Resolve. Of course, you can also click "Common Video" > "MOV - QuickTime (*.MOV)" as the target format. 


Tip: Tap "settings" to customize the output parameters- adjust the video size, bitrate, frame rate, audio sample rate, audio channel, etc to get a decent video for editing in Avid MC. 

Step 3: Start conversion 

Start the MOV to DNxHD Mac conversion for Davinci Resolve by clicking the "Convert" button. Once the conversion is done, you can transfer the converted Nikon D810 MOV footage into Davinci Resolve for editing smoothly with ease. 

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