I've literally tried 20 different settings suggested for a clear output and nothing works...
Left is what it looks like after Media Encoder, right is what it looks like before:
I know it's not a perfect video to start, but it's what the client provided. I need the final output to be at least as clear as the original. Why am I getting quality loss?
I'm using the latest CC programs on a MacOS Catalina.
The Frame rate is 24
It's a small sized video so using the Youtube 1080 and 720 settings do not work since they scale the video up in size.
Please show a screenshot of your export settings.
What are the media pixel size and the sequence settings?
I've tried many. This is the main one:
Also the YouTube ones keeping my width and height. I tried maxing Bitrate and lowering it.
If you are using Hardware Encoding, try unchecking that in the export settings.
The Hardware Encoding is a dropdown menu. Software Encoding is the only other option, and I didn't notice a change.