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Make Sony Alpha a7R MTS friendly with FCP 6 or FCP 7

Posted by on Thursday, 14 August, 2014

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Do you know what’s the lightest interchangeable lens full-frame camera in the world? You must be a professional photographer if you got the answer correctly. Due to its’ fast intelligent AF optimized for full-frame sensor and direct access interface for fast, natural shooting control, Sony Alpha a7R is always popular in our hearts. Also, the MTS recordings it output has a good quality of editing if want to merge or modificate your video clips. Maybe the popular editing software FCP 6 or FCP 7 will be your choice.

As we all know FC 6 and FCP 7 are two professional editing tools for Mac to show us their strong multiple editing functions. On the other hand, the best format that FCP 6 or FCP 7 accepted is Apple Prores 422 codec mov. So here comes a tool called Pavtube MTS/M2TS Converter for Mac can realize our wishes. Not only Apple Prores 422 mov but also other formats.    For example, DNxHD mov by Avid Media Composer Click here you’ll know more. If you are fond of decorating videos with FCP 6 or FCP 7, you will love my suggestions. Come on! Let’s do it!

Steps suggested on how to start MTS/M2TS Converter for Mac.

1.When you start up Pavtube MTS/M2TS Converter for Mac, import your videos. Don’t forget to check it out in preview window.

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2. Clicking the Format bar, you can choose output format from the format list or customize which formats to be shown on the list.

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3. In the Profile Settings window, you can choose or specify exactly the parameters you like. And in the Task information section, you can compare the detailed information of the source video and the target video.

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4. Merge selected files into one: By ticking off “Merge into one file” option behind “Settings” button, you can merge the ticked files in list into one single file.

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5. Clicking ‘Convert’ button. We’ll get the proper files which can be accepted in FCP 6 or FC 7.

Just enjoy ourselves with Sony Alpha a7R and FCP 6 or FCP 7 , MTS/M2TS Converter for Mac will our best friend. Nothing is impossible unless we have no try, right?

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Making Canon XF200 MXF accepted by Avid Media Composer

Posted by on Tuesday, 12 August, 2014

Along with a fast speed of improvement in camcorder market, Canon products are still loved by a lot of people. Especially Canon XF200 , due to its high-definition images and excellent functions, it is still popular in photographers. While Canon XF200 video files can’t be imported to most editors directly , such as Avid Media Composer. Cause the Avid Media Composer supports DNxHD MOV for the best, we need some help to convert these two formats. Pavtube MXF Converter for Mac can do this to solve our problems well.

What is MXF Converter for Mac? It is a strong converting tool for users to convert MXF videos from any other camcorders to almost all formats that suitable for editing software such as FCP, iMovie, Premiere Pro,etc. No doubt that Avid Meida Composer is included. However the best format that Avid Media Copomser support ia still DNxHD mov.

What’s more, choose desires audio stream and adjust output settings, we can customize MXF video files conveniently. For more details, just click here.

More details about Pavtube MXF Converter for Mac

The following steps can tell us how to import  Canon XF200 MXF to Pavtube MXF Converter and transcode MXF to Avid Media Composer supported format.

1.Download the best MXF to Avid Converter for Mac and install it correctly, the converter will be launched automatically.

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2.Click ”Add” to import MXF videos you need. You can view the files in preview window to check it or not .

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3.Click “Format” button to choose output format, vid Media Composer—AVID DNxHD 1080p(*.mov).

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4.Click”Settings” if you’d like to customize advanced audio and video paramaters. Finally, click “Convert” to start.

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Follow the steps metioned above, we’ll successfully make our videos from Canon XF 200MXF to Avid Media Composer.

How to Import video into Avid Media Composer?

First, make sure the right bin or folder is selected, otherwise the ‘Import…’ option might be greyed out. Then, go to File > Import…. You will be prompted to select the video or stills you want to import.

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MXF to MPEG-2 on Mac -Use your 5TB MXF files on Leightronix ultra Nexus

Posted by on Friday, 8 August, 2014

What is MXF

MXF, short for Material Exchange Format, is a new developed video container format for professional digital video and audio media defined by a set of SMPTE standards. This video format is created specifically for HD digital camcorders including Canon XF, Panasonic P2, Sony XDCAM.

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Here is a question from a MXF user:

I have a large amount of MXF videos, which are approximately 5TB and from a 360systems MAXX server. As I found the MPEG-2 was the best for Leightronix ultra Nexus, now I’d like to convert my MXF files to MPEG-2 and use them on Nexus in a school public access channel. But I can’t seem to find a converter that retains the Full-HD quality. What are the best converters out there?

To convert MXF files to MPEG-2 format for using on Leightronix ultra Nexus, you need a MXF to MPEG-2 Converter to finish the MXF Converting task. There are many video converting tools claim that they can transcode MXF files with best quality, most of them still cannot perfectly preserve all the audio tracks as original.

However, Pavtube iMixMXF is absolutely an amazing multi-track mxf converter for Mac: it can not only help you convert MXF files to any popular format inclding MPEG-2 format, which means you can use MXF files in MPEG-2-native applications, media players and devices with perfect compatibility, but also retain or mix your multi-track MXF files in MKV/MP4/MOV formats.

Below is a guide for you which shows how to convert MXF to MPEG-2 on Mac.

1. Download Pavtube iMixMXF, click “Add Video” or “Add from folder” to import MXF footages to this MXF to MPEG-2 Converter.

P.S. If you are a Windows users, try Pavtube Multimixer.

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2. Install and run it, click Format bar to choose “MPEG-2 HD Video (*.MPEG-2)” from “HD Video” option.

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3. You can also click “settings” to adjust the resolution, bitrate, codec and other parameters before you convert MXF to MPEG-2.

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4. Click “Convert” button to start transcoding MXF to MPEG-2 fomat on Mac.

The Mac MXF to MPEG-2 Converter can help you convert recorded MXF files with high video quality, video and audio synchronization are perfectly guaranteed. Now you can freely use your 5TB MXF files on Leightronix ultra Nexus. Just have a try now!

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Load 4K M2TS Video to Sony Vegas Pro for Editing without Rendering

Posted by on Wednesday, 6 August, 2014

4K is a new resolution standard designed for digital cinema and computer graphics. 4K format was named because it has 4000 pixels horizontal resolution approximately. Many professional cameras shoot QFHD video(3840 x 2160 pixels or 4096 x 2160 pixels), such as new Panasonic Lumix GH4 and 4K video can be recorded as MTS, MXF, MOV, MP4, etc.

theme Load 4K M2TS Video to Sony Vegas Pro for Editing without Rendering

If you are using Sony Vegas Pro to perform further editing, you will find the program does not work well with the 4K M2TS files. Although Sony Vegas Pro announced that it was compatible with M2TS files since Vegas Pro 8 version on its official site, the incompatibility issues occurred from time to time. To get you easily and natively editing 4K M2TS videos in Sony Vegas Pro, I will offer the way to fix the problem in this article.

As Vegas can render M2TS to AVI HD or WMV HD, then an easy solution is to convert 4K M2TS files to Vegas Pro compatible AVI/WMV format first. To get the work done, Pavtube Video Converter is highly recommended, which provides optimized presets HD AVI for Sony Vegas Pro. The pogram is specially designed to convert all kinds of videos from your camera or camcorder like 4K MTS/M2TS, 4K MXF, 4K XAVC to any file format with excellent audio and image quality for using in video editing software and multimedia devices including Sony Vegas Pro, Adobe Premiere Pro, Adobe After Effects, Pinnacle Studio, Avid Media Composer, Windows Movie Maker, Android, iOS, Windows based devices and more.

Download the tool and follow the step-by-step guide to import and load 4K M2TS files into Sony Vegas Pro for editing withour rendering.

Step 1: Download and install this converter.

Copy the .m2ts files to your computer. Launch the 4K M2TS to Sony Vegas Converter, and you may either click “Add Video” or “Add from folder” button to import .m2ts files, or directly drag and drop the files into this program.

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Step 2: Select Sony Vegas compatible format.

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

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Tips: 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: Start conversion.

Click the “Convert” button, the 4K M2TS converter will start encoding 4K M2TS files to Sony Vegas Pro immediately.

After the files are converted, tap the “Open” button to locate the converted files and bring them into your Vegas Pro with best audio and video quality, edit, export or share. This converter can convert very fast and support for editing applications like Avid MC, Premiere, Pinnacle, Windows Movie Maker etc.

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