In this video tutorial I show how to Render a 720p HD Video with the Sony AVC (H.264) codec and .mp4 file extension using Sony Vegas Movie Studio HD Platinum 10.
Sony AVC (H.264) .mp4 Video produces a higher contrast look compared to Windows Media Video .wmv, whereas .wmv produces a smoother looking video and a smaller file size.
I also have a separate tutorial showing:
Where to buy Sony Movie Studio or how to Upgrade ?
You can buy Movie Studio Platinum 13 or Movie Studio Suite 13 direct through Sony Creative Software. If you have an older version of Vegas Movie Studio and would like to upgrade, you automatically qualify for discounted upgrade pricing when you purchase directly through the Sony Creative Software website.