Best Converting software? at

Go Back   DV Info Net > Cross-Platform Post Production Solutions > Distribution Center

Distribution Center
PC or Mac, how to take your video to DVD or the Internet.

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old October 13th, 2006, 07:22 AM   #1
New Boot
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Baltimore, MD
Posts: 19
Best Converting software?

Any opinions on what the best software to convert video files to .avi would be? I need to get this video down to a manageable size to be able to put it up on the internet and Final Cut's Quicktime Conversion isn't getting it small enough. Thanks!
"Life is a comedy in longshot but a drama in close up." ~ Charlie Chaplin
Patrick McAvoy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old October 13th, 2006, 09:33 AM   #2
Inner Circle
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Elk Grove CA
Posts: 6,838

I don't think you should consider a .avi file as your best solution.

Actually, Window Media files are pretty decent these days. If you have a Windows computer, Movie Maker is likely on your system, and will convert to various levels of .wmv files.
Chris J. Barcellos
Chris Barcellos is offline   Reply

DV Info Net refers all where-to-buy and where-to-rent questions exclusively to these trusted full line dealers and rental houses...

(800) 223-2500
New York, NY

B&H Photo Video
(866) 521-7381
New York, NY

Texas Media Systems
(512) 440-1400
Austin, TX

Precision Camera
(800) 677-1023
Austin, TX

(800) 323-2325
Mineola, NY

DV Info Net also encourages you to support local businesses and buy from an authorized dealer in your neighborhood.
  You are here: DV Info Net > Cross-Platform Post Production Solutions > Distribution Center

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 04:18 AM.

DV Info Net -- Real Names, Real People, Real Info!
1998-2018 The Digital Video Information Network