File Conversion

At Zeitbyte, our team of highly skilled video conversion technicians can adeptly transfer, compress, or encode any video source file to the file format of your choice. We have the unique ability to handle high-volume conversion jobs while paying special attention to the individual settings that make your digital media look and sound its best.

Our suite of online video services is designed to simplify the process for our customers, while raising the bar for exemplary customer service and high-quality results. We integrate seamlessly with your workflow and project requirements — think of us as virtual members of your in-house team.

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One-stop solution for all your video needs

We offer a comprehensive suite of online video services that can enhance or complement your video conversion project. Among the services we provide are: HD/SD up/down/cross conversions; capture/file creation from any SD source for use in Final Cut Studio, Avid, Adobe Premiere, and Adobe After Effects; QA of files for broadcast; preparation of files for mobile viewing; and conversion from raw camera footage in any legacy proprietary format (Sony, Panasonic, Red, Canon 5D and 7D). In addition, our wide-ranging capabilities also include: file hosting/streaming; video editing; customized player development; DVD authoring/duplication; audio mixing; closed-captioning; transcription; translation; motion graphics; and much, much more.

Expert advice and troubleshooting

At Zeitbyte, we consider video conversion to be a delicate blend of art and science. Our encoding professionals not only understand the art of filmmaking, they are video forensic scientists skilled at resolving nearly any issue.

Preparation of files for YouTube, Hulu, and other content portals

Making video looking fantastic online is at the core of what we do. We can prepare and upload your content for portals including YouTube, Hulu, iTunes, Brightcove, Ooyala, Vimeo, and more — even your proprietary content management system. We can also work with file metadata, ensuring your media is optimized for the Web.

Convenient ways to exchange your files

We have a number of ways for you to get us your source video, including FTP and hard drive exchange. When we’ve finished your job, we can deliver your files via FTP, DVD, CD, or hard drive. (If you live close to our Manhattan office, you’re also welcome to exchange media in person.)