Action cameras are desired to serve with shake free video footage, but the sad part is not all the cameras are equipped with this feature. That is why professionals need to employ any other software at the post processing stage so that shaky effect can be removed from videos. Though DaVinci Resolve is famous for its color correction ability, you can also stabilize shaky video footage with it too. Here are some of the most useful features of Automatic Image Stabilization in DaVinci Resolve:
It helps to analyze images with one click.
It is possible to copy the stabilization metadata for other clips.
It can help to stabilize shots along with pans.
Clips can be analyzed in forward as well as backward motion.
It offers real time playback over analyzed images.
The variable frame smoothing process is applied over camera pans.
In this article, we will show you two ways to stabilize your shaky videos: One way is stabilizing the video with DaVinci Resolve, the other way is removing shake in video with Wondershare Filmora video editor.
DaVinci Resolve platform may be complex to beginners. But don’t worry! If you need a simple and feature rich platform to fulfill your needs and want to get best results for stabilization of shaky footage, then it is good to download Filmora video editor on your Windows or Mac systems. The stabilization process is very simple:
To stabilize shaky video footage on DaVinci Resolve is easy and the process of the image stabilization in DaVinci Resolve can be summarized as:
1: First of all, you need to analyze the clip.
2: Select the desired stabilization settings.
3: Click the Stabilize button and you will find all the results on screen.
DaVinci Resolve can handle video footages that are slightly shaky and footages that have major tint and pan issues. The detailed steps of video stabilization go as below:
1.Access Stabilizer option
To access the Stabilizer feature, go to Tracker Palette and switch window to Stabilizer.
2.Preview and Analyze Shaky video
Now click the Track Forward button for analyzing the clip. This analysis line works with different settings and allows users to follow stabilization process with rotation, zoom, tilt and pan settings.
3.Fine tune zoom, pan, smooth and etc settings
It is time to fine tune your content with zoom, smooth and strong settings. In order to fine tune your results with stabilization process, you have to adjust the Smooth and Strong settings. Both parameters help to control the overall process and also show the results about amount of stabilization that is applied to your video clip.
Now you have to move to the clip start point and then click the Stabilize button that is available on bottom left portion of tracker palette.
Note: if you still find some blanking issue on frame edges, then you must remove them using the Zoom option. The Zoom option can help you to remove the black edges from your videos, which are present in clips due to camera repositioning and movement related issues. Once this analyzing process is complete, then you can set the stabilization settings as per need.
In case if blanking artifacts are still causing some trouble on edges of the frame, then you can prefer to utilize Sizing Palette to remove them. Use manual zoom option to remove blanking from the frame and soon you will be able to achieve the desired results. At the end, you must calculate your stabilization results.
5.Re-Stabilize if necessary
Those who want to exclude certain specific elements from their video clips then you have to re-analyze your footage because this process required unique set of data. Then bring slider to 95 position and click the Stabilize button. It will remove most of your pan data. After that, you can render and export the video footage per your need.