Final Cut Express
Final Cut Express is one of popular video editing software for Mac platform. Like most Apple products, Final Cut Express definitely looks the part with an elegantly designed user interface that isn't too overwhelming at first. The interface isn't much different from the professional edition of the software so it does take a bit of time to get to grips with, but is still very intuitive and clearly laid out. One of the biggest improvements over previous versions is that the hardware setup process has had a major overhaul to make it much easier to connect up your recording equipment.
Consumer version of Apple's video editing software
Drag and drop style user interface
Expansive library of professional looking visual effects
Easily add custom titles and text overlays
Advanced editing tools for trimming and fine tuning
Open format timeline supports different types of footage simultaneously
Real time editing and playback of effects
Multiple audio tracks for precise digital audio editing
Built in AVCHD support for editing HD footage directly
Achieve complex compositing tasks easily
Import iMovie projects
Plug and play support for most camcorders
Extensive online tutorials
Only available on Mac
If your AVCHD video can not import into FCE, you can convert video format with a AVCHD Converter Mac.
Final Cut Pro
Final Cut Pro is a professional video editing software program for Mac users, developed by Apple Inc. Final Cut Pro provides non-linear, non-destructive editing of any QuickTime compatible video format including DV, HDV, P2 MXF (DVCProHD), XDCAM (via plug-in), and 2K film formats. It comes with a range of video transitions and a range of video and audio filters such as keying tools, mattes and vocal de-poppers and de-essers. It also has a manual 3-way color correction filter, videoscopes and a selection of generators, such as slugs, test cards and noise.
Final Cut Pro is a useful tool for the linguist who has the time and the inclination. By and large, however, the benefits are mostly felt by the anguage community. Final Cut Pro has the potential to make language documentation more widely available to the communities by bringing documentation efforts out of an institutional context and into homes.
Additional, you also can use AVCHD Converter for Mac to convert avchd video to FCP. Besides, mac AVCHD Converter also can as a video editor software, you can use this to edit MTS, M2TS, TS, MKV, TP, TRP, M5S, MOD, TOD, MPEG2 HD, MPEG4 HD, MOV HD, WMV HD, AVI HD etc. video easily.