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AVCHD to Avid Media Composer: Solve Avid won’t Import AVCHD

AVCHD to Avid Media Composer: Solve Avid won’t Import AVCHD

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HD Camcorder has already become the mainstream to many professional cameramen, even to some amateurs who pursue the high definition. You may want to record the most valuable moment in your family party? Or want to keep the precious time or your children’s graduation ceremony? Or just want to keep this as your own hobby as a photography lovers? Those can all be realized by using HD Camcorder. As some HD recordings from camcorders such as AVCHD MTS cannot accepte by popular NELs, for example, could  you easily import your AVCHD MTS footage into FCP, Avid MC,  iMovie, etc. While in the following page, the best method is offered for you to edit your AVCHD MTS in Avid Media Composer in nice ways.


Reasons why we cannot usually make AVCHD MTS recordings accepted by NELs:

But what you want is more than that. Even some of you enjoy reviewing the raw videos, still most of users want to edit their bunch of video clips and then create their own short movie for future refresh. So some powerful NELs may come to as a solution. FCP, Adobe Premiere, Sony Vegas, Avid Media Composer, all those are good to use and easy to handle. But some of users may find that the raw videos came from their camera may not successfully imported into these NELs. Why? Because the unfriendly format of your video can’t be supported by NLEs.

How to solve the AVCHD(*MTS) can’t import Avid Media Composer this problem?
First , you need a powerful AVCHD Converter for Mac to help you convert your files into other normal format. The Avid Media Composer support AVI, MOV,MP4 ,etc. But you may worry about the poor quality after the conversion. Don’t worry , this powerful converter can trans-code into normal formats and at the same time without any quality drop. Let’s see the detailed workflow :

1, Download this AVCHD Converter for Mac freely. Follow the easy instruction to install it. After the installation, you can load your source AVCHD (*.MTS) files easily by clicking File“>”Add Video/Audio’ or drag them into your software if there are on your desktop. 

2.Which output we should choose as the best? Well, just come to the output list, of course you can tap the wanted format in the searching box or drop down the list for find the ‘Avid Media Composer’>>’DNxHD (*.mov)’. That’s we are considered the most suitable one for Avid like the screen shot below:


3, Then you can go to this “Settings” UI to adjust parameters like Bit rate, Frame rate or Audio Channels. If there is no option you want to choose, you can totally type the settings manually.


Tips: If you don’t want to go to other editor, just want some simple edits then, enjoy the most original videos . The build-in editor can absolutely be the best choice for you. Click “Pencil’ icon on the main UI, and it will bring to a interface, in this UI , trim, crop, add subtitle, adjust Aspect Ratio, switch “Interlaced” to “Progressive” all those functions can be done with this small simple editor.


Finally, if you think all your works have been done, then go back to the main UI and set the output destination folder, hit the “Convert’ button to start your conversion.
When it shows “Complete”, you can click the “Open output folder” to check your videos. And load them into Avid Media Composer with the sharp quality and proper format. 
Addition tips: Before this full version, there is a Free MTS Converter for Mac  for you to have a try. And no worry, there is no time limitation or watermark in this free version. Or for more functions, why not update it to the paid version?

And to convert your bunch of files or merge those into a whole on are both available by this software. For bunch of conversion, you can just choose all the you want to , then hit the “Convert” button; for merge into one files, you can choose the videos you want to put them tighter, then click “Merge into one file” beside the “Settings” button.

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