Canon XA10 AVCHD Format and Sony Vegas Pro Compatibility

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Canon XA10 AVCHD Format and Sony Vegas Pro Compatibility

Postby lydia622520 » Tue Jul 30, 2013 10:08 am

Summary: Follow this tutorial to learn the best workflow for importing and editing Canon XA10 AVCHD .mts/.m2ts files with Sony Vegas Pro.


Canon XA10, one of the best professional HD camera, allows you to capture 1080*1920 videos at 24Mbps in AVCHD format. I have a ton of footage a client brought in that was shot on a Canon XA10 HD camcorder. They are .MTS files. I need to get them into Sony Vegas to edit, but the XA10 video format does not import correctly into Sony Vegas Pro. Have you been having problems with this as well? Have you had an efficient workflow for this yet?

Luckily, I found an app called Brorsoft MTS/M2TS Converter, tired it and succeeded.

Overall, this MTS to Sony Vegas Pro converter can aid you to change AVCHD (*.MTS) files to standard MPEG-2 format for Adobe Premiere Pro/Sony Vegas Pro, DNxHD .mov for Avid Media Composer, AVI HD for Pinnacle Studio without losing any quality. In fact, it’s an all-in-one converter for fast transcoding, deinterlacing AVCHD MTS footage from Canon, Panasonic, JVC, Sony full HD camcorder/cameras on Windows that makes the MTS editing work much easier with Non-Linear Editing Systems.

Below the step-by-step guide on transcoding Canon XA10 AVCHD to MPEG-2 for Adobe Premiere Pro with this top MTS Converter.

Source: Tricks for Editing Canon XA10 AVCHD MTS files in Vegas Pro

Step 1: Copy the .mts files from Canon XA10 to your computer. Launch the MTS to MPEG-2 Converter, and you may either click "Add" button to import .mts files, or directly drag and drop the files into this program.


Step 2: Get the dropdown menu of “Format” and then move your pointer to “Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas”. Choose MPEG-2 as the output format from the profile list which is the Sony Vegas Pro compatible video format.


Tip: You can adjust the video and audio parameters, including the Bitrate of Video&Audio, Video Size, Frame Rate, Audio Channels, etc., by clicking the Settings button on the main interface.

Step 3: Click the convert button to start converting Canon XA10 AVCHD .mts/m2ts files to Sony Vegas Pro immediately.

After the 1080p mts files are converted, tap the Open button to locate the converted files and bring them into your Vegas Pro for smooth editing with the incapability problems.

Additional Tips:

If you wanna import and edit Canon XA10 AVCHD MTS clips with Adobe Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro 7, iMovie, Final Cut Express, Avid Media Composer on Mac OS X, please turn to the Mac app Brorsoft MTS/M2TS Converter for Mac.

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