Transcode JVC Everio GS-TD1/GY-HMZ1U 3D AVCHD to MOV on Mountain Lion 10.8
Summary: Follow this article you will know how to convert JVC Everio GS-TD1/GY-HMZ1U 3D AVCHD to ProRes MOV on Mac.
JVC Everio offers Full HD image quality throughout the lineup. So every new Everio is capable of recording 1920x1080 resolution AVCHD video. What's more, all new Everio models support 1080P output. Enjoy uncompromising picture quality on a TV that accepts 1080P input.
GS-TD1, the world's first consumer-grade camcorder to shoot two frames of Full HD in 3D mode, using a pair of parallel lenses and CMOS sensors. The GS-TD1 can record in either side-by-side AVCHD format or Full HD MP4 MVC 1920 x 1080/50i, an iteration of the MultiView codec used for 3D Blu-ray. It can also take 3D still images in .MPO format. Another famous 3D camcorder announced from JVC is GY-HMZ1U which records 3D by combing two lens and sensors into one small package which makes it easy to capture great images.
However, for Mac users, they will have some further work to deal with the 3D AVCHD footage. For example, import/edit the footage with Mac's common editing software FCP(X), it is essential to convert 3D AVCHD to a mac compatible format. The reason lies on the AVCHD video format is not supported well by FCP X. Many people explained that there are many problems when import JVC Everio GS-TD1/GY-HMZ1U 3D AVCHD to FCP X. According to the test, the Apple ProRes format is compatible for editing on FCP X.
Pavtube 3D MTS Converter for Mac can help you transcode JVC Everio GS-TD1/GY-HMZ1U 3D AVCHD to Apple ProRes MOV for FCP X editing, please follow the steps below.
Step 1. Drag and drop JVC Everio GS-TD1/GY-HMZ1U 3D AVCHD files to Pavtube MTS Video Converter for Mac. Then the files will be listed on the file list tab, you can choose to check the properties of the video or preview it.
Step 2. Choose best output format for the JVC Everio GS-TD1/GY-HMZ1U 3D AVCHD to ProRes MOV conversion.
Click the format bar, and there will be many output formats on the format list. You are recommended to choose Final Cut Pro -> Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov).
Step 3. Convert JVC Everio GS-TD1/GY-HMZ1U 3D AVCHD MTS/M2TS video footages to FCP X.
Click the "Convert" button and start convert JVC Everio GS-TD1/GY-HMZ1U 3D AVCHD to ProRes for FCP X. Then you can edit JVC Everio GS-TD1/GY-HMZ1U 3D AVCHD videos on FCP X, FCE and iMovie as you want.
When the conversion ends, you can easily import converted ProRes MOV files to FCP/FCE/iMovie to have easier editing on your Mac system. You can also use DVD Creator Macto burn 3D AVCHD to DVD disc. If you want to also convert DVD and Blu-ray videos, you can try iMedia Converter for Mac, it's an all in one converter.