This article mainly discusses how to import and edit Canon XA30 MTS videos in FCP/Premiere/Avid. Keep reading.
People who using AVCHD as recording format often have editing issues while dealing with MTS videos in FCP/Premiere/Avid or other NLEs. As a Canon XA30 user, I have figured our how to import and edit Canon XA30 MTS videos in FCP/Premiere/Avid. Keep reading if you wanna get an ultimate solution.
AVCHD is a popular video container that contains highly compressed media. Since AVCHD is a highly compressed format, it requires extra processing power if you want to edit the media. Therefore, the ultimate way to work Canon XA30 MTS videos with FCP/Premiere/Avid smoothly is to get Brorsoft MTS/M2TS Converter for Mac to encode Canon XA30 MTS videos to FCP/Premiere/Avid friendly format.
This Canon MTS Converter for Mac is the solid tool to help users to transcode AVCHD MTS files to a format that you want. It offers the optimal preset profiles like Apple ProRes, DNxHD, MPEG-2, AIC for Final Cut Pro, Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premiere Pro, iMovie, FCE and more. And if you are having the Canon XA30 editing issues on Windows, please get MTS Converter.
Guide on encoding Canon XA30 MTS to FCP/Premiere/Avid supported formats
STEP 1: You need to install and run the smart Mac MTS Converter and load your .mts/.m2ts files to it.
STEP 2: Click on the Format box and select a proper format in dropdown-list.
a. To import XA30 videos to Final Cut Pro X or FCP 6/7, you are advised to choose “Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov)”or “Apple ProRes 422 HQ (*.mov)” format for Final Cut Pro.
b. For editing XA30 MTS in Adobe Premiere Pro CC/CS6/CS5 smoothly, please select “Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas > MPEG-2 (*.mpg)” as output format.
c. To use MTS files in Avid Media Composer 4/5/6/7, you are recommended to choose “Avid Media Composer -> DNxHD (*.mov)” as the target format.
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 for getting the best quality before starting conversion.
STEP 4: After the settings, click “Convert” button to start the Canon MTS conversion on Mac OS X. Once the conversion finished, you can smoothly import the converted MTS files to FCP/Avid/Premiere.