Summary: Want to import and edit Nikon D7100/D7000 recorded H.264 MOV footage in Sony Vegas Pro without problems? Here you will find the best solution.
Nikon has good reputation with its DSLR camcorders, which meets people's high demand on video quality with full time autofocus, 6FPS burst shooting, etc. However, some turns to be frustrated, this MOV video format came from Nikon D7000, D7100 is a long GOP format that is highly compressed, thus is not acceptable by editing software like Sony Vegas Pro.
The easy workaround to import and edit Nikon D7100/D7000 videos in Sony Vegas Pro is to convert the H.264 MOV files to Vegas Pro preferred editing format. Brorsoft Video Converter come out to achieve your goal smoothly. This Nikon Video converter features full support for almost all Canon, Sony and Panasonic cameras, and it converts Nikon MOV files to editable format for using in Sony Vegas Pro, Adobe Premiere Pro, Avid Media Composer, Pinnacle Studio, Windows Movie Maker without visible quality loss and ensures audio and video in perfect synchronization. If you're using a Mac, please turn to Mac version – Video Converter for Mac. Below is a simple guide to follow for transcoding Nikon D7100/D7000 MOV to Sony Vegas Pro.
How to Convert Nikon D7100/D7000 1080p MOV to Sony Vegas Pro
Step 1: After launching the Nikon MOV Converter, load your footage from D7100, D7000 to it from your Camcorder.
Step 2: Click the format bar or the pull down menu of "Format" to select output format. To get Nikon H.264 MOV into Sony Vegas Pro, the best format is "Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas> MPEG-2 (*.mpg)".
Tip: You may as well click Settings to set video size to 1920*1080, frame rate to 30fps for easy editing.
Step 3: Click Convert button to start to convert Nikon D7100/D7000 MOV to MPEG-2 for Sony Vegas Pro.
Once the conversion completes, simply click “Open” button to get the converted videos. And now you can bring the Nikon D7100/D7000 1080p MOV footage into Sony Vegas Pro to create your own masterpieces.
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