Summary:In this post, it shows the way to Import AVCHD files from Canon XA35/XA30 to Final Cut Pro X on Mac, you can transcode AVCHD video footages to MOV with prores codec for FCP X.
AVCHD is a highly compressed video formats and usually recorded by camcorders like Canon XA35/XA30. And Final Cut Pro is a professional non-linear editing software application. You may face the rendering problem when editing AVCHD files from Canon XA35/XA30 in Final Cut Pro. For example you can import AVCHD files to timeline and play the video in real-time, but when you change the opacity or apply effects, you will notice the strange and it is rendering in FCP X.
The article is a step by step guide, showing you how to convert AVCHD files from Canon XA35/XA30 to Final Cut Pro on Mac with Pavtube HD Video Converter for Mac(read the review). And in order to keep the excellent quality of the files, it employs a professional AVCHD to FCP Converter for Mac to be the assistant. Moreover, this Mac program has preset for Final Cut Pro X.
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How to convert AVCHD files from Canon XA35/XA30 for importing and editing with FCP X?
1. Run HD Video Converter for Mac .As soon as its main interface appears, click “Add video” or “Add from folder” icon to load your MediaPortal recorded AVCHD files that stored on your computer.
2. Choose “Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov)” as output format from “Final Cut Pro” option as the best codec with editing AVCHD footage in FCP X.
3. Click “Convert” to start AVCHD to FCP conversion.
Once the conversion is done, you can click “Open” button to find out the generated files with ease.
How to import the converted AVCHD files to FCP X for further editing?
Launch Final Cut Pro, choose File > Import > Files…, and browse to where you save the converted AVCHD files to. Choose the videos that you’d like to add. Now you can freely use your AVCHD files from Canon XA35/XA30 on Final Cut Pro X.
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