Get Sony CX220 .mts videos to edit in Final Cut Pro 6/7

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Get Sony CX220 .mts videos to edit in Final Cut Pro 6/7

Postby vivian68 » Sat Sep 07, 2013 6:34 am

Get Sony CX220 .mts videos to edit in Final Cut Pro 6/7

Description: This article aims to lead you to transcode Sony CX220 MTS footage to edit in FCP on Mac easily and efficiently.

Hey, how is your summer going, buddy? Did you enjoy lots wonderful moments and have you taken a camera to capture them? Did you encounter any program when try to edit them on Mac to playback on other devices?

It seems that Sony Cx200 has become a popular choice for entry-level users for its good video quality and capacity of shooting 1920x1080 Full HD 60p footages in MTS.


However the MTS footage could not work with FCP so that you may have problems in getting it loaded in FCP; also the MTS video could not be supported by Mac natively, or any other portable devices directly. Hence you may want to get help of this powerful Sony MTS to FCP Converter for Mac.

Solution: the best and most reliable work flow is to convert Sony CX220 MTS to ProRes 422 as the preferred video codec by FCP 6/7. Follow this guide, you will be able to accomplish this easily and efficiently.

First, let's get this Mac Sony MTS to FCP Converter installed; and connect your camera to Mac. Click the top left two icons to import your footage like this:


Secondly, Click "Format" and choose "Final Cut Pro > Apple ProRes 422 MOV" as the preferred video codec for Final Cut Pro 6/7 on Mac.


Here you can click the pencil-like icon on the top to trim, crop, add 3D effect, add subtitles or edit audio before conversion.

Or click Settings on the bottom to customize output video sample rate, size, bitrate, frame rate and so on.


Now just click the big red "Convert" to start converting Sony CX220 MTS to ProRes for FCP. This program supports batch conversion and will let you choose to shut down computer after conversion automatically.

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Source: Import Sony CX220 1080/60p MTS to Final Cut Pro 6/7 natively for editing
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