Michele Ong

Convert DaVinci Resolve Markers to YouTube Compatible Timelines

I use markers in DaVinci Resolve to annotate videos for show notes and navigation links in YouTube video descriptions.

<p>YouTube timeline</p>

YouTube timeline

To output the marker info as an EDL, activate the timeline whose markers you want to output, then in the Media tab, right-click on the timeline, select TimelinesExportTimeline Markers to EDL... and save the EDL file.

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If the timeline isn't open, the Timeline Markers to EDL menu item will not be available.

<p>DaVinci Resolve Screenshot</p>

DaVinci Resolve Screenshot

Then, use the following python script to output the marker info in the format:

[00:00:00] Marker name
Published July 29, 2020