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Edit Nikon D3400 footage with FCP on Mac (macOS 10.12 Sierra included)

Edit Nikon D3400 footage with FCP on Mac (macOS 10.12 Sierra included)

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The D3400 is a very modestly updated version of the D3300. It’s an entry level DSLR targeted toward first-time ILC shooters and those who are ready to move on from their smartphones to a more advanced shooting platform. 

Key Features: 

  • 24MP APS-C CMOS sensor
  • 11-point phase detect auto-focus system
  • 1080/60p video capability
  • Fixed 3″ 920k-dot LCD screen
  • 5/fps burst shooting
  • Bluetooth LE for image transfer

Importing Nikon D3400 HD MOV video to FCP X, 7, 6 is a nice thing. But many user have confused that sometimes Nikon D3400 HD MOV files can be imported to Final Cut Pro for editing, while sometimes can not. In fact, it all depends on what codec inside the .mov files. Don’t worry. If you fail import Nikon D3400 HD MOV video to Final Cut Pro, just try a video converting program. Then all problems will be solved immediately. 

Want to convert your Nikon D3400 HD MOV video videos to Final Cut Pro for editing according to your own preference? I recommend you use a smart MOV to FCP Video converter for Mac, which enables you to convert your MOV files to Final Cut Pro directly without considering what codec Final Cut Pro is compatible with. It is called Pavtube HD Video Converter for Mac. With it, you can convert Nikon D3400 HD MOV video files to Apple Prores Codec encode MOV files, ensuring maximum editing quality and efficiency when working with FCP. 

Besides, the MOV to FCP converter also can convert Nikon D3400 HD MOV video) files to more editing tools with professional codec, like AIC for iMovie, MPEG-2 for Adobe Premiere Pro, DNxHD for Avid Media Composer, etc. What’s more, the built-in video editor allows you to modify your videos by trimming, flipping, adjusting video effects and more. Below is the step-by-step tutorial on how to make Nikon D3400 HD MOV video compatible with FCP. 

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Steps to Import Nikon D3400 HD MOV video to FCP 

Step 1. Import Nikon D3400 video files 

Install the FCP converter. Launch it and then you can directly drag and drop the Nikon D3400 file to the converter, or go to “Add file” button to load the Nikon D3400 video. 


Step 2. Choose FCP as the output format 

Click “Select Format” bar to choose the format for output. For editing Nikon D3400 video in FCP, you can choose “Format > Editor > Final Cut Pro 7 or Final Cut Pro X; it’s best for FCP editing. 


Step 3. Start Nikon D3400 video to FCP conversion on Mac 

Now click the “Convert” button, and then leave the Mac H.265 encoder to do the rest automatically for you. After the H.265 to FCP Mac conversion, go to “File” > “import” > and then you can freely use your H.265 files in FCP(X). 

Tip: Before conversion 

If you are using FCP X, please make sure you have installed ProApps QuickTime Codecs

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