Setting up a Dolby Vision job - MediaConvert

Setting up a Dolby Vision job

You can use AWS Elemental MediaConvert to create profile 5 Dolby Vision outputs.

To set up a Dolby Vision job

  1. Open the MediaConvert console at https://console.aws.amazon.com/mediaconvert.

  2. Choose Create job.

  3. For your input file or files, choose an MXF file or an IMF package that has frame-interleaved Dolby Vision metadata.

    If your input is an IMF package, specify a CPL file for your input. If your CPL is from an incomplete IMP, choose Supplemental IMPs to specify the location of your supplemental IMPs.

  4. Set up your input audio and video as described in Setting up a job in AWS Elemental MediaConvert. Make sure to keep the input color space set to the default value Follow.

    Find the input color space setting as follows: On the Create job page, in the Job pane on the left, choose the input. In the Video selector section on the right, find Color space.

  5. Set up your output groups, outputs, and video output selectors as described in Setting up a job in AWS Elemental MediaConvert and Creating outputs with AWS Elemental MediaConvert.

  6. For each output that you want processed with Dolby Vision, do the following:

    • Make sure that your output settings conform to the limitations listed in Dolby Vision Job Limitations and Requirements.

    • Enable the Dolby Vision preprocessor:

      On the Create job page, in the Job pane on the left, choose the output. At the bottom of the Encoding settings section on the right, choose Dolby Vision.

  7. Choose an on-demand queue. Your default queue is on-demand.

    Find the Queue setting as follows: On the Create job page, in the Job pane on the left, choose Settings. In the Job settings section on the right, find Queue.