For better playing and sharing Panasonic HC-V500 video recordings, people prefer to burn Panasonic HC-V500 AVCHD video files onto DVD with iDVD. But when you transfer its MTS video files to iMac or Macbook, you will notice that the 1080/60p MTS footages from Panasonic HC-V500 are not compatible with some software, like iMovie, FCP and iDVD.
Thus, a powerful AVCHD Converter for Mac is essential to make these 1080/60p MTS video files editable and burn-able. This AVCHD Converter for Mac is the recommended Mac Panasonic HC-V500 AVCHD converter which is professional in converting .mts files to MOV as well as editing .mts files.
Now I will show you how to convert Panasonic HC-V500 AVCHD files to MOV for iDVD in the easiest and quickest way.
Step 1.Load 1080/60p MTS files into AVCHD Converter for Mac.
After transferring MTS files from Panasonic HC-V500 to Apple hard drive, drag and drop specified video file to this program or import video files by clicking “Add” button.
Step 2.Choose MOV as the output video format.
Click “Format” and from its drop-list choose HD Video > HD MOV (AVC)(*.mov) as the output video format. The Mac Panasonic HC-V500 AVCHD converter will transcode Panasonic HC-V500 1080/60p AVCHD files to MOV with original 1920×1080 HD definition.
Step 3.Start the conversion from Panasonic HC-V500 1080/60p MTS files to MOV.
Click “Convert” button under the preview window and this conversion will begin immediately.
Finally, it is the time for you to burn converted MOV files to a blank DVD with iDVD.
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