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can't import a JPEG: "video bit depth of this file is unsupported"

May 8, 2013 6:46 PM

Re above error message when attempting to import into a Premiere CS6 project.  I used Media Info to inspect the file's properties as per below. All of the video in my project  is 8bit video. Any help is much appreciated..

 

Image

Format                                     : JPEG

Width                                        : 1 306 pixels

Height                                       : 979 pixels

Color space                             : YUV

Bit depth                                   : 8 bits

Compression mode                : Lossy

Stream size                              : 2.83 MiB (100%)

 
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    May 8, 2013 7:02 PM   in reply to artistdomain

    Open the image in Photoshop.  Go to Image>Mode... and change it to 8 bits/channel there.

     
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    May 9, 2013 2:27 AM   in reply to artistdomain

    From Photoshop, save the image as a BMP file (or TIFF for Mac) and import the BMP file.

     
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    May 9, 2013 7:48 AM   in reply to artistdomain

    Change Color Space to RGB

     

    Jeff Pulera

    Safe Harbor Computers

     
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