How to Convert MTS/M2TS to For Final Cut Pro

convert MTS to FCP

HD or 4K camcorder is a necessity for people who want to take pictures, especially for the outdoor enthusiasts and photographers. In recent years, more and more people like to record and edit the videos by themselves for enjoying. The popular camcorders are including Sony, Panasonic Canon and these camcorders always record the videos with MTS or M2TS AVCHD format.

After recording the videos, you may want to further edit the video to make the video more vivid. As we all know, Final Cut Pro is the best and most professional editing software, it provides many fabulous editing functions and RT Extreme functions for the HD video formats. In addition, there are more than 150 kinds of special efficiencies and filters for you to choose. However, as Final Cut Pro is developed by Apple Inc, it only supports importing MP4 and MOV formats at most cases, if you want to edit the footages from your camcorder, you should convert MTS or M2TS format to Final Cut Pro friendly video formats.

The brief introduction of Final Cut Pro

According to the introduction from Apple Inc. and Wikipedia, we can easily know that Final Cut Pro (FCP for short) is a series of non-linear video editing software and developed by Apple Inc. It works on Intel-based Mac OS and powered by OS X version 10.10 or later. When you use this FCP on your Mac, you are able to edit your HD even 4K videos easily and export the video to a variety of formats.

Is there Windows version of Final Cut Pro?

We have got that FCP is available on Mac, so many people concern more about whether there is the any version of Final Cut Pro for Windows. After all, not all people have the Mac, and at least a half of people are using the Computer with Windows operating system. Now the good news is, you are able to use FCP on Windows computer. If you get the way to install Final Cut Pro on Windows computer, you can save a lot of money to buy a Macbook.

How to convert MTS to Final Cut Pro

If you have installed FCP on your Mac or Windows computer, the next step you should consider is importing your video to this editing software. As we mentioned above, FCP is developed by Apple Inc, the input formats it supports are only MP4 and MOV. So if you want to convert MTS to Final Cut Pro, the first step you should convert MTS or M2TS from camcorder to Final Cut Pro friendly video formats.

Speaking of converting MTS to MP4 or MOV, you should find a professional video converting program to help you do that. As we know, Aiseesoft MTS Converter is a nice choice as it supports almost all input video formats including MTS, M2TS, TS, MXF and more. And with the CUDA and AMD accelerated technology, you are able to convert your MTS files or footages to Final Cut Pro formats with 10X faster speed. Free download this MTS Converter on your Mac or Windows computer and have a try.

Steps to convert MTS to Final Cut Pro format

Step 1Launch this Converter with double clicks and Click Add File to import your MTS or M2TS files to this software.

Add video

Step 2You are able to preview and edit the video before converting.

Edit MTS

Step 3Choose the output profile as MP4 or MOV from the drop-down button.

Select MP4

Step 4One click to Convert.

Waiting for a moment, you will get the converted video quickly. The video and audio quality will be kept at the same time.

Then you are able to import the output MP4 or MOV from MTS to Final Cut Pro for further editing.

Surely, if you want to upload your recorded MTS video to YouTube for sharing, then you shoudl first convert MTS to YouTube.

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December 21, 2016 10:08 / Posted by to Video
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