Transcode HDC-TM900 AVCHD MTS/M2TS to FCE for Editing on Mac OS X Lion
“I’m using Final Cut Express 4.0 and trying to import my Panasonic TM900 AVCHD MTS/M2TS-File into FCE. I read allready a lot of posts in different forums but didn’t find the right tool to do the job.” asked by BaluMS on apple.com support center. Many FCE fans may get the problem that can’t import AVCHD MTS/M2TS file into FCE!
The Panasonic HDC-TM900 records AVCHD MTS/M2TS videos. However, Final Cut Express does not import the AVCHD MTS/M2TS videos. You can not easily open, play and edit them on Mac. So if you want to log and transfer the Panasonic TM900 AVCHD MTS/M2TS to Final Cut Express for editing without rendering, you need a Mac AVCHD MTS/M2TS to FCE Converter – Pavtube Video Converter for Mac to convert the Panasonic TM900 AVCHD MTS/M2TS to Apple Intermediate Codec (AIC) MOV for FCE.
1. Import TM900 AVCHD MTS/M2TS to the powerful Panasonic TM900 AVCHD MTS/M2TS to MOV Converter
Run the AVCHD MTS/M2TS to AIC MOV Video Converter, click “Add” button and browse to the AVCHD MTS/M2TS files you’d like to convert, click “Choose” to confirm. Or you may drag and drop the files to the AVCHD MTS/M2TS Converter.
2. Set Apple InterMediate Codec(AIC) (*.MOV) as output video format
Click “Format > iMovie and Final Cut Express > Apple InterMediate Codec(AIC) (*.MOV)” as output video format. You can click the “Settings” button to set the output video’s parameters.
3. Start converting HDC-TM900 AVCHD MTS/M2TS to AIC MOV for FCE.
Click “Convert” to start converting AVCHD MTS/M2TS to AIC MOV format when everything is ready. The AVCHD MTS/M2TS Video Converter supports batch conversion so you may load multiple AVCHD MTS/M2TS files and convert them to AIC MOV at one time.
When the process is finished, import the converted video file to FCE for editing. Hope this article will help you to import Panasonic TM900 AVCHD footage to Final Cut Express for editing.
Pavtube iMedia Converter for Mac can convert AVCHD too, it can also convert DVD and Blu-ray files, you may need it.