Halloween is around the corner, and some of the Halloween activities are held to celebrate Halloween. Do you have any chance to record the Halloween activities or pumkin creating? For most Windows users, it is ease to burn AVCHD MTS/M2TS files from camcorder/camera to DVD or Blu-ray with the bundled software. However, most camcorder manufacturers do not offer Mac software.
To play and share Halloween AVCHD videos on Blu-ray disc players like Sony BDP-S550 through burning AVCHD MTS to Blu-ray disc on Mac, we need additional applications. Roxio Toast would support some of the AVCHD files, but the output does not include 5.1 surround sound effect. To keep high quality video and audio, you may use Aunsoft MTS/M2TS Converter for Mac to convert Halloween AVCHD files to Apple Compressor supported .mov files with original audio channels and output files for Adobe Encore to burn to Blu-ray disc.
Here I list the steps to burn AVCHD MTS/M2TS to Blu-ray disc on Mac. For the complete guide, you may refer to the Panasonic TM700 Mac BD disc burning guide.
Step 1. Connect AVCHD camcorder to Mac computer via USB cable, and the camcorder will be shown as CAM_MEM. Run Aunsoft MTS/M2TS Converter for Mac and click the "Add" button to load Halloween AVCHD files from folder like AVCHD > BDMV > STREAM.
Step 2. Click the "Format" drop-down list to choose HD Video > H.264 HD Video(*.mov) as output format. Then click the "Settings" button to change video frame rate to 23.076 for Blu-ray disc.
Step 3. Click the convert button under the preview window to start converting AVCHD files to MOV for Apple Compressor.
Step 4. Import the MOV videos to Apple Compressor and use the MPEG-2 Program Stream preset profile and choose Blu-ray for Stream Usage. Load the exported video to Adobe Encore to burn Halloween video to BD on Mac.
Then you can play Halloween AVCHD on Sony BDP-S550 Blu-ray disc player with HDTV.