The Canon EOS 60D also captures Full HD 1080p H.264 MOV video at 30p (29.97 fps), 24p (23.976 fps) and 25p with an array of manual controls, including manual exposure during movie shooting and ISO speed selection. But this MOV video format came from EOS 60D is a long GOP format that is highly compressed, its mov formats can not easily import and edit on Mac with FCP 7, FCS, iMovie, FCE, Avid, etc . So if you want to edit Canon 60D MOV video with high quality on Mac, you can convert Canon 60D MOV files to Final Cut/FCP 7 MOV before editing.
Here is the step-by-step guide for you to import and convert Canon EOS 60D HD MOV files to MOV to Final Cut Studio on iMac/MacBook Pro with Mac OS X like Tiger, Leopard, Snow Leopard.
Step 1. Load Canon 60D MOV videos to Aunsoft Canon EOS MOV Video Converter for Mac.
After transferring .mov files from Canon EOS 60D camera, just run Aunsoft Video Converter for Mac as the camera MOV Converter, and click the Add button to load .mov videos.
Step 2. Choose MOV for Final Cut Express.
Click the Format option and choose Common Video > MOV (*.mov) or Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas > MOV (AVC) (*.mov) as output video format. To get high quality video, you can click the Settings button and make sure the original option is used for the Bit rate option. The application will convert MOV files to QuickTime .mov for FCE.
Step 3. Convert MOV files to QuickTime MOV.
Click the convert button under the preview window and the conversion from MOV files to Apple compatible quicktime mov videos for FCE, FCE4 starts immediately.
After Canon EOS MOV to MOV conversion on Mac, please launch your Final Cut Express/Pro, putting professional polish on them in Final Cut Express or Final Cut Pro now.
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