Do you have problems of importing AVCHD 1080/60p, 1080/50p, 1080/60i MTS or M2TS files to Final Cut Pro and want to find camcorder software on Mac OS X to transcode AVCHD files to Apple ProRes Codec for editing in FCP without rendering?
As the best camcorder software on Mac OS X for Sony, Panasonic, Canon, JVC camcorders, Aunsoft Final Mate for Mac is featured with one most important feature for Mac users – help convert AVCHD video footage to Final Cut Pro ProRes formats including Apple ProRes 422 Codec, Apple ProRes 422 HQ Codec, Apple ProRes 422 LT, Apple ProRes 422 Proxy, Apple ProRes 4444 Codec. With Final Mate for Mac as the default camcorder software on Mac, you can choose preferable format for editing on Final Cut Pro without rendering. Final Mate for Mac also support converting AVCHD files to Apple Intermediate Codec(AIC)for editing in Final Cut Express or iMovie.
The guide will share with you a easy and fast method of converting AVCHD files to Apple ProRes 422 with featured software for camcorder on Mac.
1. Run AVCHD to Apple ProRes Converter for Mac and add AVCHD files
Launch Aunsoft Final Mate for Mac and add AVCHD files to the program by clicking on button to browser AVCHD file path on your local Mac computer. Then all AVCHD MTS/M2TS clips will show in Resource Tab of Final Mate for Mac.
2. Join AVCHD files and choose Apple ProRes 422 as output option
Directly drag and drop AVCHD files from Resource Tab to Movies Tab or Timeline to create a new movie and join AVCHD files into one for converting to Apple ProRes 422 Codec. There will be a pop-out window during the process shown as following:
Please choose “Create A Single Movie” to merge all AVCHD video footage into one movie.
3. Start converting AVCHD to Apple ProRes 422
Click on Export button and follow Export into Editor > Final Cut Pro > Apple ProRes 422 HQ(*.mov) format to choose your output format for converting AVCHD to FCP supported format.
Confirm your settings and click ok to starting conversion. Minutes later, you can access combined Apple ProRes 422 MOV movie by clicking on “Browse for Export Path”. Now you are able to edit AVCHD files on FCP without rendering with the help of Final Mate for Mac as the best camcorder software on Mac OS X..
Tip: If you use iMovie or Final Cut Express for AVCHD editing, you may be interested to know how to convert AVCHD files to Apple Intermediate Codec for iMovie/FCE.