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Canon XA10 and Vegas - Open and Edit Canon XA10 MTS files in Sony Vegas Pro

July 30 2013 , Written by lauralily10 Published on #importing AVCHD footages to sony vegas, #convert AVCHD to vegas pro, #AVCHD to sony vegas, #convert canon xa10 to sony vegas, #edit canon xa10 in vegas pro with mpeg-2 video format, #xa10 mts to mpeg-2 for vegas pro, #transfer xa10 mts to sony vegas, #add mts files from canon xa10 to sony vegas

Summary: Follow this tutorial to learn the best workflow for importing and editing Canon XA10 AVCHD .mts/.m2ts files with Sony Vegas Pro.



Canon XA10, one of the best professional HD camera, allows you to capture 1080*1920 videos at 24Mbps in AVCHD format. I have a ton of footage a client brought in that was shot on a Canon XA10 HD camcorder. They are .MTS files. I need to get them into Sony Vegas to edit, but the XA10 video format does not import correctly into Sony Vegas Pro. Have you been having problems with this as well? Have you had an efficient workflow for this yet?

Luckily, I found an app called Brorsoft MTS/M2TS Converter, tired it and succeeded.

Overall, this MTS to Sony Vegas Pro converter can aid you to change AVCHD (*.MTS) files to standard MPEG-2 format for Adobe Premiere Pro/Sony Vegas Pro, DNxHD .mov for Avid Media Composer, AVI HD for Pinnacle Studio without losing any quality. In fact, it’s an all-in-one converter for fast transcoding, deinterlacing AVCHD MTS footage from Canon, Panasonic, JVC, Sony full HD camcorder/cameras on Windows that makes the MTS editing work much easier with Non-Linear Editing Systems.

Below the step-by-step guide on transcoding Canon XA10 AVCHD to MPEG-2 for Adobe Premiere Pro with this top MTS Converter.

Step 1: Copy the .mts files from Canon XA10 to your computer. Launch the MTS to MPEG-2 Converter, and you may either click "Add" button to import .mts files, or directly drag and drop the files into this program.



Step 2: Get the dropdown menu of “Format” and then move your pointer to “Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas”. Choose MPEG-2 as the output format from the profile list which is the Sony Vegas Pro compatible video format.



Tip: You can adjust the video and audio parameters, including the Bitrate of Video&Audio, Video Size, Frame Rate, Audio Channels, etc., by clicking the Settings button on the main interface.

Step 3: Click the convert button to start converting Canon XA10 AVCHD .mts/m2ts files to Sony Vegas Pro immediately.

After the 1080p mts files are converted, tap the Open button to locate the converted files and bring them into your Vegas Pro for smooth editing with the incapability problems.

Additional Tips:

If you wanna import and edit Canon XA10 AVCHD MTS clips with Adobe Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro 7, iMovie, Final Cut Express, Avid Media Composer on Mac OS X, please turn to the Mac app Brorsoft MTS/M2TS Converter for Mac.

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Help with M2T in Adobe-Import m2t video files to Premiere Pro with a MPEG-2/WMV format

July 25 2013 , Written by lauralily10 Published on #help with m2t in adobe, #m2t to premiere pro, #m2t video clip imported to premiere, #how do i edit m2t in premiere pro, #m2t to mpeg-2 .mpg for premiere pro, #m2t to wmv converter for adobe premiere pro, #converting m2t files to premiere pro, #M2T format to MPEG-2-WMV

How to transcode M2T videos to MPEG-2/WMV for Adobe Premiere Pro

"The native format of HDV isn’t QuickTime, its .M2T.

M2T, otherwise called an MPEG-2 Transport stream, is not the same thing as the standard MPEG-2 file that we create in Compressor to use in DVD Studio Pro. I was told recently that there are 14 different versions of MPEG-2, which I find strangely reassuring.

Anyway, while working on my latest book, I needed to convert .M2T files into something that Adobe Premiere Pro can edit. Premiere likes lots and lots of different files – but not .M2T."

What do I need to convert M2T format to MPEG-2/WMV for Premiere Pro? To convert M2T video to MPEG-2/WMV format, Brorsoft M2T Converter is the best software for you. Learn how to convert M2T video to Premiere Pro in the following M2T video to .mpg format conversion guide.

Brorsoft M2T Converter. It's free, clean and safe to install and use. The equivalent Mac version is M2T Converter for Mac, which can encode M2T to Premiere Pro on Mac (Lion and Mountain Lion included). Just make sure you get the right version according to your computer operating system.

Free Download M2T Converter

Version: V1.2 Size: 39.4 MB Supported OS:2000/XP/Vista/Windows 7/Windows 8


Step by Step Guide for Converting M2T video files to Adobe Premiere Pro with MPEG-2 format free trial

Step 1: Download and install the M2T to MPEG-2 Converter and install it on your computer. click "Add File" button to import this M2T video to this powerful program. Or you can simply drag the M2T file directly to the software. Batch conversion is fully supported.


Step 2: Hit the "Format" bar and select Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas > MPEG-2 (*.mpg) as output format on the drop-down menu.



Step 3: Adjust the video and audio parameters, including the Bitrate of Video&Audio, Video Size, Sample Rate, Frame Rate, Audio Channels, etc., by clicking the Settings button on the main interface for getting the best quality.



Tips
a. For editing MPEG-2 in Adobe Premiere, the best Frame Rate is 30fps, so we recommend you set 1920*1080 as video size and 30fps or 29.97fps as Frame Rate on the Profile Settings.
b. If you want to get the M2T files converted with 5.1 channels, please change the video codec from mp2 to ac3 and then you can get the 5.1 channels, since the mp2 codec can not support 5.1 channels.

Step 4: Click the arrow button to start converting M2T to MPEG-2 for Adobe Premiere Pro.

After the process completes, click "Open" button to find the generated videos, and then you can transfer the recordings to Adobe Premiere easily and quickly. In this way, you can edit your m2t files in Adobe Premiere Pro smoothly.

Additonal Tips:
If you want the converted file to be smaller and keep the original 50p/60p frame rate for importing and editing in Adobe Premiere or storing in your PC, the WMV format will be the suitable choice for you. PS: It is not 100% guarantee that the output 50p/60p WMV file can be imported and edited well in Adobe Premiere.

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Best workflow for Sony HDR-CX210/CX190/CX200 MTS video to iMovie

July 23 2013 , Written by lauralily10 Published on #convert sony hdr-cx210, #sony hdr-cx210 to imovie, #sony cx200 to imovie, #sony cx190 and imovie workflow, #transfer mts videos from sony cx210 to mac imovie, #add sony cx200 avchd video to imovie, #importing sony cx190 videos to imovie mac, #Deinterlace Sony HDR to imovie, #Tricks for Editing Sony mts in imovie

Summary: This article will quickly walk you through how to convert Sony HDR-CX190/CX200/CX210 MTS files to iMovie native format Apple Intermediate Codec (AIC), so that you can import and edit the Sony Handycam Camcorders AVCHD footage in iMovie smoothly on Mac.

Sony Handycam Camcorders are great for us to record AVCHD footages when we are travelling or spending holidays. If you have recorded some vivid videos with HDR-CX190, CX200, CX210, the new HDR-PJ790V, PJ780 or other Hanycams, you may have the need to edit Sony AVCHD footage in iMovie before sharing with others. However, the 1080i AVCHD footage is not easy to be edited in iMovie, it takes long time to render, and you can not edit Sony Hndycam MTS files in iMovie smoothly.

Although iMovie has added support for the AVCHD format with a wide range of HD camcorders, to make Sony CX190/CX200/CX210 1080p AVCHD video files to work well with iMovie, Brorsoft MTS/M2TS Converter for Mac is highly recommended to either transcode Sony AVCHD MTS to iMovie native format - Apple Intermediate Codec (AIC) and deinterlace 1080i recordings. No matter what version of the Mac NLE apps you are applying, and what Mac system you are working on, this Mac AVCHD Converter will assist you to import MTS/M2TS files to iMovie as well as Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premiere Pro, Final Cut Express, etc for editing smoothly. Please follow its step-by-step instruction below to learn how to transcode Sony HDR-CX210/CX190/CX200 AVCHD to AIC MOV for iMovie.

Convert/Deinterlace Sony HDR-CX210/CX190/CX200 1080i MTS to iMovie

Step 1. Download, install and run the MTS to iMovie Converter to load your source AVCHD footage from Sony Handycam camcorders to the program.

Tip: This Mac MTS to MOV converter supports batch conversion, so you are allowed to add multiple files to convert at a time. Meanwhile, if you wanna combine multiple MTS/M2TS clips into a single v file, you can check the "Merge into one file" box.



Step 2. Click on the dropdown menu of "Format", and then follow "iMovie and Final Cut Express” > “Apple InterMediate Codec (AIC) (*.mov)".



P.S. This Mac MTS Converter also supports output Apple ProRes format for using in Final Cut Pro, you can link to converting AVCHD to ProRes for FCP to get the tricks.

Step 3. Customize the AVCHD video Settings. You can click "Settings" button to adjust output parameters, such as resolution and bitrate. Set video size as 1920*1080, video frame rate as 30fps is optimal.



Step 4. Click "Convert" button; this top Sony Handycam AVCHD Converter will start transcoding Sony HDR-CX210/CX190/CX200 MTS files to AIC for iMovie on Mac OS X immediately.

Once the conversion completes, you can click "Open" button to get the generated MOV files for iMovie easily. Then, it would be easy to import and edit Sony HDR-CX210/CX190/CX200 footage with iMovie 8/9/10/11.

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Deinterlace/Convert Sony HDR-XR500V 1080 60i AVCHD footage to ProRes for FCP

July 15 2013 , Written by lauralily10 Published on #convert sony HDR-XR500V files, #sony HDR-XR500V video converter, #play sony HDR-XR500V with fcp, #editing sony HDR-XR500V in fcp mac, #sony HDR-XR500V mts converter mac for final cut x, #sony HDR-XR500V files to fcp, #sony xr500v files to Final cut pro, #encode sony HDR-XR500V video to mp4

Summary: Facing issues when importing Sony HDR-XR500V MTS media files to Final Cut Pro X or FCP 6/7 for editing? The easy workaround is to transcode mts to ProRes codec with a professional MTS converter Mac. Below is how.

Sony HDR-XR500V features full HD 1920 x 1080 video recording at high bit-rate using AVCHD format. With the stunning features, you can record the special moments and keep the memory forever. Some HDR-XR500V users would like to further edit Sony Handycam AVCHD video with editing software like Final Cut Pro to make it much more perfect. But there is a pity that when some users importing the HDR-XR500V 1080/60i AVCHD to FCP, they met some troubles as MTS is not an ideal editing format.

Q: I've just bought a Sony HDR-XR500V camcorder and discovered it has no firewire output and can't be recognized by Final Cut Pro. I've been told I can import the data from the camera into FCP, but no success.

Well, life would be so much simpler for us editors if everybody used the same codec, preferably ProRes. Brorsoft MTS to FCP Converter brings a little more friendliness to handling AVCHD MTS files in non linear editors. It is an easy-to-use yet professional app which can be used as a Sony AVCHD MTS Converter under OS X Leopard (10.5), Snow Leopard (10.6), Lion (10.7), Mountain Lion (10.8). It is free, clean and safe to install and use. With it, you can effortlessly deinterlace and convert Sony HDR-XR500V MTS files to Apple ProRes for FCP, AIC for iMovie/FCE, DNxHD for Avid Media Composer and more with least quality loss. Just get the Mac tool and tips below.

Step 1: Install and launch Mac Sony MTS Converter on your iMac, MacBook. Transfer your footage from your Sony Handcam HDR-XR500V to the software.



Step 2: Click "format" bar to choose the output format. Click and choose "Final Cut Pro -> Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov)" as Final Cut Pro compatible codec for editing AVCHD MTS files in FCP smoothly.



Note: To have a smooth playback and editing after conversion, for FCP 6, you can only choose ProRes 422 and ProRes 422(HQ); while, for FCP 7 and FCP X, Pro Res 422(LT)/Pro Res 444/Pro Res 422(Proxy) are all supported.

Step 3: Click the Arrow button on the main interface to start converting Sony AVCHD footages to ProRes on Mac OS X for editing in FCP X or Final Cut Pro 6/7.

More Tips and Tricks of Brorsoft MTS/M2TS Converter for Mac:

1. If you want, you can merge several AVCHD clips by ticking “Merge into one” box.

2. You can also set video size as 1920*1080, video frame rate as 30fps via clicking the Settings icon.

3. Get more Panasonic/Sony/Canon full HD camera Tips and Tricks here.

After the conversion, you can get the output video effortlessly. Later, you can import the converted and deinterlaced Sony AVCHD video to FCP on Mac OS X freely without constant crashing.

Additional Tips
If you want to edit Sony Handycam MTS files in iMovie, you just need to choose the "iMovie and Final Cut Express -> Apple InterMediate Codec (AIC) (*.mov)" in the second step; For Avid Media Composer, choose "Avid Media Composer > Avid DNxHD(*.mov)" as output; For Adobe Premiere Pro or Vegas Pro, choose Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas> MPEG-2(*.mpg) as output.

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Best DNxHD Converter for Avid - Transcode Sony FS100 MTS to DNxHD for Media Composer 6/5/HD

July 12 2013 , Written by lauralily10 Published on #sony fs100 avchd workflow, #sony fs100 avid workflow, #import fs100 footage to avid mc 6, #transcode sony mts to dnxhd, #sony mts converter mac, #edit fs100 mts files in avid





Summary: In this article, you will know how to transcode Sony FS100 MTS footage to DNxHD MOV for Avid Media Composer 6/5/HD editing smoothly.

Summary: The article explain why Avid Media Composer can't import MTS footage from Sony FS100 and how to achieve this goal smoothly.



The Sony NEX-FS100 camcorder features 1920x1080P Slow and Quick Motion (Over & Under Cranking). Recording images at a different frame rate from that used for playback provides the extra versatility of slow and quick motion shooting. The NEX-FS100 enables Full HD (1920×1080) progressive slow and quick motion. S&Q shooting plus last scene review permits checking the S&Q effects on-set, immediately after shooting the scene without drilling down menus.

Using FS-100, you can record Full HD. mts clips in 108060/108060p mode. While enjoying the stunning HD image quality, many folks are having problems when they load Sony FS100 AVCHD fotoage to Avid Media Composer 6/6.5/5/HD for editing like this: " I shot footage using the Sony NEX-FS100. When I import the footage into Avid, I found the Media Composer 6.5 cannot handle the AVCHD files well, and some the footage looks washed out and the preview is loggy. Is there anyway to solve the problem? Thanks!"

Well, in fact, it's not an unique problem we've gathered from our customers when transferring 1080 60p/50p AVCHD clips into Avid MC. 1080p50/1080p60 is unsupported in some common editors such as FCP, iMovie and even Avid MC in that it is a very non-standard format, the frame rate is so high and the codec is not friendly to AMC for editing. Plus, AVCHD is not friendly to AMC for editing. On Avid official website, it recommends DNxHD or XDCAM codec for editing, and DNxHD codec is the first choice. So if you want to edit your Sony FS100 MTS files in Avid smoothly, the easy workaround is to transcode MTS to Avid DNxHD MOV in advance. It's a great way to achieve your goal smoothly. For this purose, this article will show you how to transcode Sony NEX-FS100 AVCHD Footage to DNxHD mov in detail.

Converting Sony FS100 AVCHD MTS to DNxHD MOV for Avid MC 5/6/6.5/HD

The quick workaround is to use the easy-to-use yet professional app called Brorosft MTS/M2TS Converter for Mac which can be used as a Sony AVCHD MTS Converter under OS X Leopard (10.5), Snow Leopard (10.6), Lion (10.7), Mountain Lion (10.8). It is free, clean and safe to install and use. With it, you can effortlessly transfer and ingest FS100 MTS footage to Avid MC for further editing, and it works well and converts flawlessly. Below is how.

Step 1: Intall, and launch the Avid MTS Converter Mac, and then "Add" to load Sony FS100 MTS video files or directly drag the files into file list.



Step 2: Click "Format" bar to choose Avid Media Composer -> Avid DNXHD (*.mov), this format is best presetted for Avid Media Composer editing.



Tips: Click "Settings" button in the main interface is very useful for you to customize the Video Codec, aspect ratio, bit rate, frame rate, Audio codec, sampling rate, bit rate, channels.

Step 3: After above steps, you can click "Convert" to start to transcode Sony MTS to Avid DNXHD codec for native editing.

After the conversion, click the “Open” button to locate converted files, then load DNxHD .MOV files in AMC. Now you can successfully and easily import Sony NEX-F1700 1080 MTS footage to Avid Media Composer 6/5/6.5/HD for editing with best quality.

Tips: If you have problems when editing your Sony FS100 mts clips on Mac, you can also use Brorsoft MTS/M2TS Converter to transcode Sony AVCHD to Apple Intermediate Codec, ProRes, MPEG-2, etc. codecs for using in iMovie/FCE, Final Cut Pro, Premiere Pro with best results. If you have no idea about the workflow, please refer to the following guides and tips:

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Importing and using MTS files from Canon Vixia HF G20 in iMovie

July 8 2013 , Written by lauralily10 Published on #make iMovie 9-10-11 support 1080 60p-50p, #1080p 60 AVCHD to iMovie, #convert 1080 60p mts to 30p, #vixia g20 MTS to iMovie Converter, #transfer 1080 60p-50p files to Mac, #how to edit 1080p 60 AVCHD in iMovie, #1080 60p MTS iMovie 11, #does iMovie '11 support 1080-60p, #canon vixia hf g20 to imovie



Summary: Encountered problems when importing Canon Vixia HF G20 AVCHD mts clips in iMovie 08/09/'11 for further editing, if so, just follow this article to find the best solution here.



True video enthusiasts and advanced amateurs will find their inspirational match in the new Canon VIXIA HF G20. You will also find that exceptionally lifelike tone and detail are captured thanks to 24 Mbps Recording, which offers the highest bit rate in AVCHD. The VIXIA HF G20 not only captures images in Full HD, but records and outputs at 1920 x 1080 as well, so you get Full HD from lens to screen. However, something turns to be frustrated, iMovie can’t support 1080/60p .mts which is not a standard format.

The easy workaround to import and edit Canon Vixia HF G20 videos in iMovie is to convert the AVCHD MTS files to iMovie preferred editing format. Brorsoft Canon AVCHD Converter Mac comes out to achieve your goal smoothly. This Mac Canon Video converter features full support for almost all Canon, Sony and Panasonic AVCHD cameras, and it converts Canon MTS files to editable format for using in iMovie, Premiere Pro, Avid Media Composer, Final Cut Pro, without visible quality loss and ensures audio and video in perfect synchronization. Below is a simple guide to follow for transcoding Canon Vixia HF G20 MTS to iMovie.

How to Convert Canon Vixia HF G20 60p AVCHD to iMovie

Step 1: After launching the Canon MTS Converter on Mac, load your AVCHD footage to it from your Camcorder.

If necessary, you can click the button "Merge into one" to join several MTS videos to one file.



Step 2: Click "format" to open the output format drop-up list to select "iMovie and Final Cut Express--> Apple Intermediate Codec(AIC)(*.mov)" as the output format for Mac iMovie.



Tip: You may as well click Settings to set video size to 1920*1080, frame rate to 30fps for easy editing.



Step 3: Click Convert button to start to convert Canon HF G20 AVCHD to AIC .mov for iMovie.

Once the conversion completes, simply click “Open” button to get the converted videos. And now you can bring the Canon HF G20 60p AVCHD footage into iMovie to create your own masterpieces.

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Does Final Cut Pro X support Panasonic HC-X900M AVCHD (both 2D and 3D)?

July 3 2013 , Written by larualily10 Published on #convert panasonic hc-x900m, #panasonic x900m avchd to mac, #Panasonic HC-X900M and Final Cut Pro, #3D AVCHD in FCP, #HC-X900M 3D MTS in Final Cut Pro, #Panasonic HC-X900M 3D AVCHD, #Editing Panasonic HC-X900M 3D MTS, #edit x900m 3d avchd with fcp 7, #how to import x900m 3d mts to fcp mac



Summary: Read on this article, you can get the hints how to import and edit Panasonic HC-X900M MTS footage with Final Cut Pro X, FCP 6/7 both in 2D and 3D flawlessly without any issue.

Panasonic ups the image quality ante with its new HC-X900M: a camcorder that packs a ton of visual punch and is equally at home in both the 2D and 3D worlds. With the addition of the optional 3D conversion lens, the X900M is capable of producing stunning 3D images in full HD. When you got some 3D footage, you may want to import 3D AVCHD to FCP or other Mac tools for editing to get a better effect video.

The only problem we are facing is that how can we import that kind of footages into your Final Cut products. We found that Apple does not built in stereoscopic (3D) editing tools in FCP X. So it is difficult for these camcorder users to edit these 3D AVCHD videos in FCP X. Well, don’t’ worry. Here I will introduce one cool tool to you to help you import 3D .mts to FCP X, FCP 6, 7.

Download and install Brorsoft 3D AVCHD Converter for Mac

This professional app helps you import native 3D stereoscopic AVHCD footage(2D as well) and export Apple ProRes 422 encoded .mov video, which can be imported to Final Cut Pro 7 and X without rendering. You can convert 3D MTS to 2D MOV video, or encode 3D AVCHD footage to Anaglyphic 3D that is also compatible with FCP X. Plus, this Mac MTS Converter also provides optimal presets for iMovie, FCE, Adobe Premiere Pro, Avid Media Composer, etc, ensuring smooth editing with different video editing programs on Mac OS X.

Part I: How to convert 3D(standard 2D) AVCHD from Panasonic HC-X900M to Apple ProRes for FCP

Step 1: Launch the 3D MTS to ProRes Converter and load your .mts/.m2ts files to it from your camcorder.



Step 2: Click “Format” bar and set “Final Cut Pro >> Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov)” format. If you prefer smaller file size, please choose “Apple ProRes 422 (LT) (*.mov)” instead.



Step 3: Hit the Convert button to transcode 3D AVCHD footage to Apple ProRes for FCP X or FCP 6/7 on Mac. When conversion finishes, press “Open” button to get converted MOV video for FCP.

Step 4: Open FCP X, and go to “File>>Import>>Files…” to import converted 3D footage to FCP X project.

Part II: How to Add Anaglyphic 3D effect for your footage

If necessary, click “Edit” icon to start video editing with your 3D files, such as adding Anaglyphic 3D effect(Red-Blue, Red-Green) as well as adding watermark, trim your videos and so on.



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4K Workflow in FCP: Convert/Import 4K footage to Final Cut Pro X or FCP 7/6

July 1 2013 Published on #4K Camcorder video converter, #4k workflow in fcp, #edit 4k footage in fcp x, #import 4k video to final cut pro

Summary: With the 4K Camcorder video converter, you can easily import and edit Sony, Blackmagic, GoPro, Panasonic 4K Camcorder AVCHD/MTS/M2TS/MXF videos in Final Cut Pro X or FCP 7 by transcoding to Apple ProRes format.



Are you got a 4K camcorder? When you traveling with your friend or family, I think you often take up the instantaneous which the camcorder pats to like. Before you share it with others, you may edit these HD video in FCP 7 and FCP X. FCP 7 and FCP X can’t import your camcorder video? What a pity.

What video format can import to FCP 7 and X? You can get answer from Apple’s official website. This link is about Final Cut Pro X supported video and audio format:

http://www.apple.com/finalcutpro/specs/#supported-formats-and-io

Note 1: Import, export, and edit MXF-wrapped media from archives or asset management systems via third-party plug-ins.

Note 2: Background transcode original media to ProRes 422 or ProRes Proxy for better performance.

The latest version of the FCP X support import video resolution up to 5K, why FCP 7 and FCP X can't import 4K video files? Obviously, resolution isn’t a problem, video format is a major cause. Different video format has different video and audio codec, FCP X and FCP 7 doesn’t support all formats importing. Such as FCP X and FCP 7 can’t import some 4K AVCHD/MTS/M2TS video files, FCP X and FCP 7 can’t import 4K MXF video from Sony, Blackmagic, GoPro, Panasonic and Canon etc.

So, How to edit 4K video in Final Cut Pro X and FCP 7?

Through the introduction of apple.com, we can get a best solution for 4K video, that is transcode transcode 4K video to Apple ProRes, which ensures maximum editing quality and efficiency when working with Final Cut Pro X or FCP 7. To get the work done, we need to get some help from a 4K video to ProRes Converter. Here Brorsoft Video Converter for Mac is a nice choice to achieve your goal smoothly. With it, you can effortlessly transcode Sony, Blackmagic, GoPro, Panasonic, Canon 4K video to ProRes 422 codec which ensuring the best results when using FCP X/7. This will help you import the file correctly and saving the rendering time. Below is a brief guide for you.

The 4K Video Converter supported 4K Camcorders:

Sony: FS700, CineAlta F5, CineAlta F55, CineAlta F65

Canon : EOS C500, EOS-1D C DSLR,

Astrodesign AH-4413, Point Grey Flea3 8.8 MP, GoPro HERO3 Black, Nvidia GTX Titan, AMD Radeon HD 7970

Guide: How to Convert 4K video to FCP X/7 ProRes 422

Step 1: Load 4K video to the 4K to FCP Converter

Click "Add" or "Add from folder" and import the 4K video into this software. Besides ProRes, 4K Video to Mac converter Mac can help you transcode 4K video to DNxHD, Apple Intermediate Codec, MPEG-2, WMV for Avid, iMovie, FCE, Premiere Pro for Mac importing natively.



Step 2: Choose output format

Click on "Format" bar and locate the appropriate output profile. move mouse cursor to “Final Cut Pro > Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov)” to set a FCP 7/X best codec.



Step 3: Start transcoding 4K video to ProRes 422

Click Convert button to start Sony, Blackmagic, GoPro, Panasonic and Canon 4K video to FCP 7 and FCP X ProRes 422 conversion.

After conversion, locate and select the file you want to import, then click Import for further editing in Final Cut Pro 7/X smoothly. Now, you can edit 4K video on Mac in Final Cut Pro 7 or FCP X or FCP 6 natively, smoothly without any problem. Video and audio quality and synchronization are perfectly guaranteed.

Some more helpful features of the app:

1. Settings- click to set video resolution(1920×1080/1440×1080/1280×720/720×480), bitrate(from 1Mbps to 20Mbps), frame rate (24p/30p)

2. Editor (next to “Add” icon)- click to set deinterlace, denoise, mute, volume up, trim, crop, etc.

Tips: Before you try to do the conversion, if you are also a FCP X user, please make sure that you have installed the Apple ProRes Codec manually since the FCP X asks users to install it by themselves.
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