- 1. FCP for Mac
- 2. FCP Alternative
- 3. FCP Import
- 3.1 MTS/M2TS to FCP
- 3.2 AVI to FCP
- 3.3 MPG to FCP
- 3.4 MKV to FCP
- 3.5 WMV to FCP
- 3.6 AVCHD to FCP
- 3.7 MP4 to FCP
- 3.8 ASF to FCP
- 3.9 3GP to FCP
- 3.10 MOV to FCP
- 3.11 H.264 to FCP
- 3.12 BDMV to FCP
- 3.13 MOD to FCP
- 3.14 Camcorder to FCP
- 3.15 Final Cut Pro 4K
- 4. FCP Export
- 5. FCP Tutorial
- 5.1 FCP Compressor
- 5.2 FCP Editing
- 5.3 FCP Speed Up
- 5.4 FCP Subtitles
- 5.5 FCP Color Correction
- 5.6 FCP Crop
- 5.7 FCP Split Screen
- 5.8 FCP Time Lapse
- 5.9 FCP Add Music
- 6. FCP Effect/Plugin
- 7. FCP Resources
Have some interesting footage in your HD camcorder in MTS/M2TS and got some creative ideas to make your own stunning Hollywood style movie? You might have thought of Final Cut Pro. Yes, it is an ideal app to edit videos. To edit MTS/M2TS footage saved in your HD camcorder, you need to import files in MTS/M2TS to Final Cut Pro firstly. This is a tutorial which tells you how to import HD camcorder videos to FCP for editing on Mac OS X like Yosemite, Mavericks, Mountain Lion, Lion and Snow Leopard.
Part 1: Solution When MTS/M2TS Videos are not Recognizable by FCP
If the MTS/M2TS files grey out when you try to import them to FCP, you need to convert them to FCP friendly formats. Of course, to do the video conversion, you need a professional app. Here the professional MTS to FCP Video Converter for Mac is strongly recommended. With it, just in a few clicks you could successfully upload HD videos to FCP.
Note: This MTS Video Converter for Mac Supports MTS/M2TS files from a variety of HD camcorders like: Canon VIXIA HF200, Canon FS200, Canon VIXIA HFS100, Canon VIXIA HG21, Panasonic HDC-HS300, Panasonic HDC-HS20, Sony HDR-CX100, Sony DCR-SR47, JVC GZ-HD40, JVC GZ-HD10 etc.
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Steps to Import MTS/M2TS to FCP with iSkysoft Video Converter
Plug the camcorder containing the files to the computer after lunching the software and the program will automatically detect and display them for you to select.
In case the files are already on the computer, you can drag and drop them in the main interface, or press the media file browser and select the files from the computer folders. If you want to merge several video clips into a long video clip, just check Merge All Videos.
When it comes to choosing the output format for these target videos, you have several options. You can choose Final Cut Pro friendly format, like MP4, as the output format. Or directly choose Final Cut Pro. The app has already optimized the video settings for FCP.
Note: If you just want to import certain segments of the MTS/M2TS clips for editing, you can trim the clip before conversion.
Click the Convert button to convert these recorded HD videos to FCP friendly formats on the Mac (Mavericks, Mountain Lion, Lion, Snow Leopard included). Just in a second, it is done. Then you can import these videos to Final Cut Pro.
This smart MTS to FCP Video Converter for Mac can automatically switch off the computer when the conversion is done, so you don't need to wait around during the conversion. It does the video conversion like a charm and the output files will maximally preserve the quality of your original MTS/M2TS clips. Now you can import the output files to FCP to create your own masterpiece.
Video tutorial: How to import MTS/M2TS videos to Final Cut Pro
Part 2: How to Export Final Cut Pro Files to MTS/M2TS Format
Aside from importing HD Camcorder videos to Final Cut Pro, plenty of people also need to convert videos to MTS/M2TS after editing them on FCP. Take it easy. iSkysoft Video Converter for Mac can be still helpful. With it, you can convert to MTS/M2TS from various formats, such as MOV(QuickTime), MP4, AVI(XviD), WMV, MTS, M4V(without DRM), MPG, MPEG1, MPEG2, FLV, 3GP, 3G2, MKV, TS, RMVB, DivX, VOB, RM, RMVB, TP, TRP, WebM, ASF, OGV, VRO, MXF, etc. By the way, if you are a Windows user, you can go to get the Windows version.
Tips: What to Do When HD camcorder video is compatible with Final Cut Pro
1. Connect HD camcorder to your Mac, and it shows up as a drive on the desktop
2. Hit Cmd-Shift-8 to open the Log and Transfer window (FCP 6 or above)
3. The clips in HD camcorder will be ready for being imported to FCP for editing