This article mainly tells you how to convert Canon Vixia HF G30 MTS to Apple ProRes for FCP 7/X.
Some users have found that they can’t import Canon VIXIA HF G30 recorded AVCHD MTS files into Final Cut Pro X for editing, from Canon HF G30 product page you will know this camcorder can record videos in 1080 60p with the AVCHD MTS format, if you are familiar with Final Cut Pro X on Mac, you will know that the 1080p AVCHD format is not natively supported by FCP X. The how can we edit Canon Vixia HF G30 MTS files in FCP 7/X? Keep reading this article to get the solution.
From Final Cut Pro software’s description we know that only few codecs and formats are supported, such as Apple ProRes codec MOV format, this is native codec for FCP 7/X editing. Therefore, the best way to import Canon VIXIA HF G30 1080p AVCHD files to FCP X for editing is to convert Canon VIXIA HF G30 AVCHD MTS to Apple ProRes MOV.
To achieve the goal, Brorsoft MTS Converter for Mac will help you smoothly convert Canon Vixia HF G30 MTS to ProRes for editing in FCP 7/X. Besides Apple ProRes codec, it also can offer you other optimized codecs for NLEs such as DNxHD for Avid, MPEG-2 for Premiere, AIC for iMovie and more. In addition, its windows version also offers you Apple ProRes codec if you are working on PC, Now, download the software and computer and follow the guide below to start conversion.
How to Change Canon Vixia HF G30 MTS to Apple ProRes
1: You need to install and run the Mac MTS Converter and load your Canon Vixia HF G30 .mts files to it by clicking “Add” button. Or you can drag&drop the files into the program directly.
2: Click on the Format box and select a proper format in dropdown-list. 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.
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.
4: Finally, tap “Convert” button to start the Canon Vixia HF G30 MTS conversion on Mac OS X. Once the conversion finished, you can smoothly edit the converted MTS files in FCP perfectly.