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  1. 18 votes

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  2. Ingest workflow needs to be improved.

    Now Prelude is discontinued i feel there needs to be a better ingest workflow in AME. Watch folders still require all of the footage to be in the exact same folder which is unworkable for me. If the watch folder could pick up a set folder structure and copy this for the transcoded files it would be perfect for our workflow. Otherwise you have to make a separate watch folder for every folder and it defeats the simplicity of the solution.

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  3. AV1 Encoder Support

    Implement next generation (royalty free) encoder from AV1 within Adobe Media Encoder. Several implementations are out, however it would be great if CC 2020 would make it more user-friendly in their AME GUI. Moreover, an adoption of the AVIF format for digital picture media across their other solutions would be welcomed as well.

    55 votes

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  4. Bug: Adobe Media Encoder is shifting color when rendering to h264 codec MP4

    After Effects and Adobe Media Encoder 2020 are rendering h264 codec MP4s too bright. The colors are washed out slightly and what I'm assuming is a gamma shift. I'm using Windows 10, After Effects v17.1.4, Adobe Media Encoder v14.4, and Nvidia driver 451.77.

    This issue does not exist on After Effects 2019 and Adobe Media Encoder 2019. The MP4s look as you would expect, using identical settings for export.

    One additional finding was that using After Codecs plugin, I'm able to export an MP4 using the x264 codec and the colors are correct. That is also using AE and AME…

    27 votes

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  5. Bug: Lumetri LUTs not available for creating Presets

    When creating an Encoding preset, not all the installed LUTs, that show in PP, appear in the Lumetri Look / LUT dropdown. Further, I have been unable to import 3rd party Panasonic LUTS using the "Select" option in the dropdown. Apparently, the only compatible LUTs are in a legacy .ITX format? As a result, I am unable to apply a simple V-Log-to-Rec709 LUT to dailies footage that I want to transcode for client use, nor am I able to add such LUTs when creating proxy files. None of the supplied LUTs appear to have been designed as technical LUTs to…

    19 votes

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  6. Save queue function for Encoder. So we can save on one machine and open up on more powerful rendering machine :-)

    Save queue function for Encoder. So we can save on one machine and open up on more powerful rendering machine :-)

    26 votes

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  7. Start frame number when exporting image sequence in AME

    Start Frame number:
    When rendering an image sequence in AME, I need the option to control start frame number - as I have in AE. So that I can correct certain frames, and render them directly into my existing sequence.

    63 votes

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  8. Merge audio & video into new video.

    Sometimes you just need to shove some audio under a video. And booting up Premiere or After Effects is too much of a hassle. Let us merge audio and video and render that out to a new video.

    78 votes

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  9. Watch folders with subfolders

    Watch folders should be able to also watch and encode from subfolders. Having all footage in one folder or having to create multiple watch folders is very inefficient and impractical when dealing with a lot of footage.

    I would also like to be able to use Media Encoder to automatically render small HEVC backup files of all new footage to be sent to offsite backup. Setting my whole video project directory as a watch folder with subfolders would allow this; the output folder would be easy to back up.

    41 votes

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