If you have the issues of editing Nikon D7200 H.264 footage in NLEs, do not worry too much. Here we are going to offer you the best methods to remove troubles when editing your Nikon D7200 H.264 files in Sony Vegas Pro, Pinnacle, Avid and Windows Movie Maker, etc. Let’s learn more details.
To edit some H.264 video clips, for all different NLEs, Sony Vegas will be a good choice. But what if you have some H.264 video files which are unrecognizable by Sony Vegas? Do not be so nervous cause it is exactly a common question. On the other hand, you will meet the similar questions when importing D7200 H.264 footage in Pinnacle, Avid MC, Windows Movie Maker, etc. More than one guys find that GoPro H.264(mp4), Canon EOS H.264(.mov), Nikon DSLR H.264(.mov) footage or some other source can’t supported by NLEs we mentioned above.
In most cases, we are failed to directly open the D7200 H.264 files in Sony Vegas Pro, Pinnacle, Avid, WMM because the limitation supported formats etc. Actually, H.264 needs a lot of processing power to decode, so it is difficult to decode on the fly. So how to get around this? To get the work done, first you need to download Pavtube HD Video Converter for Mac, a powerful high-quality video converter, player and editor. It enables you to convert Nikon D7200 MOV files to Windows Movie Maker, Avid Media Composer, etc. NLEs without any quality loss. What’s more, the conversion is easy to handle and only with a few simple clicks, you can finish the conversion without facing any glitches.
Guide on converting Nikon D7200 H.264 for editing in Sony Vegas Pro, Pinnacle, Avid, WMM:
Step 1: Import source Nikon D7200 H.264 footage
Run the Mac Nikon MOV converter and click “Add Video” and load your video files into it. It also supports joining several videos into a single file.
Step 2. Choose suitable output ones for NLEs
When you come to the output list, here we can drop down the list to choose best formats for NLEs For example, as Sony Vegas we can choose the ‘Adobe Premiere Pro/Sony Vegas’>>’MPEG-2 MPG’ as the best.
Tips: We can also select the ‘HD Video’>>’AVI HD Video (*.avi)’ , for Avid MC, we can find the ‘Avid Media Composer’>>’DNxHD MOV’ and ‘HD WMV’ for ‘Windows Movie Maker’.
Optional tips: Just click this “Pencil’ icon or “Edit” on the main UI. Then you will go to the edit interface. Here you can do some personal edits such as add your own text watermark, change “Interlaced ” to “Progressive” , adjust your aspect ratio etc.
After finish these steps , just click the “Convert” button to start your conversion. And don’t forget to set your output folder with enough space to store your converted videos. With the faster conversion speed and easy operation, just have fun with Nikon D7200 and enjoy editing H.264 recordings in Sony Vegas Pro, Pinnacle, Avid, WMM. Would you like take this as a try?