As we konw, with Final Cut Express, we can edit footage captured in such popular video formats as DV/DVCPRO, HDV, AVCHD, AIC (FCE Native formats). Can Final Cut Express import AVI files for editing?
It is depends on the codec that is used within the AVI files. Final Cut Express does support DV/DVCPRO AVI files. However, it cannot support the DivX and Xvid AVI files. How can we freely enjoy AVI files in Final Cut Express? so when you want to import .avi to Final Cut Express for editing, the first thing you should do is convert avi to FCE support formats like AIC (FCE Native formats) and then import avi video into Final Cut Express.
The professional AVI to FCE Converter, Pavtube Video Converter for Mac, provides easy way to convert AVI files to Final Cut Express supporting formats like convert AVI to AIC (FCE Native formats), after that, you can import your avi into FCE and edit your avi footage with FCE directly.
In addition, you may also encode AVI to iMovie, FCP, Avid MC and more NLE programs highly compatible formats for smooth editing. Besides, it might help you change AVI to other frequent formats like convert AVI to MP4, convert AVI to H.264, convert AVI to MOV, convert AVI to MKV, etc for playback on media devices.
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How to Get Convert AVI to Apple Intermediate Codec for Final Cut Express
Step 1: Add AVI files to the program
Click the “Add File” button to select the AVI videos from your hard drive to this program. To save your time, this program supports batch conversion so you can add multiple files at a time.
Step 2: Choose output format and specify output folder
Choose output format for your specific usage. For example in this case, from “Format” drop-down option, choose FCE best editing codec by selecting “iMovie and Final Cut Ex…” > “Apple Intermediate Codec (AIC)(*.mov). If you select all files and click Merge, you can join all imported AVI files to one output video.
Step 3: Convert
Click “Convert” button to start conversion immediately. Few minutes later, you will get output video in your destination folder.
After converting AVI to Final Cut Express workable formats you can easily import them to your Final Cut Express for editing. Hope you have a good editing experience.
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Pavtube HD Video Converter / Mac Version: It is designed for converting HD videos from HD camcorders or DVs (like JVC, Panasonic, Sony and Cannon), non-protected HD or movies, DVR files (*.tivo) to other file types for playback on popular media devices like Apple TV, PS3, Xobx, Xobx360, WD TV HD Player.
Pavtube Media Magician / Mac Version: A nice camcorder assistant manager, lossless camcorder video joiner, MTS/ M2TS/ MXF/ MOV/ MKV/ TiVo/ WMV/ AVI/ MPG converter and editor. Meamwhile it supported upload edited video to YouTube directly.