Avid DNxHD, which stands for "Digital Nonlinear Extensible High Definition", is a lossy high-definition video post-production codec engineered for multi-generation compositing with reduced storage and bandwidth requirements. It is an implementation of SMPTE VC-3 standard. DNxHD codec was developed by Avid Technology, Inc. It is comparable with Apple's ProRes 422 which uses similar bit rates and has the same purpose.
Aunsoft MTS/M2TS Converter for Mac is the best Mac AVCHD MTS to Avid DNxHD (*.MOV) Converter which can convert 1080 60p/50p, 1080i, 720p MTS to Avid DNxHD (*.MOV) before importing to Avid Media Composer. This Mac AVCHD MTS to Avid Converter keeps the best quality and 5.1-channel audio for editing in Avid editing software.
If you have any problem editing AVCHD MTS files in Avid MC or Xpress Pro on Mac, just follow the guide below to make your camcorder AVCHD MTS editable.
Step 1. Download AVCHD MTS files to Apple computer.
Connect your AVCHD camcorder c to Apple computer via USB cable, find the .mts files from the camera folder like PRIVATE > AVCHD > BDMV > STREAM. Then copy and transfer the .mts files from camera to the Apple hard drive disk.
Step 2. Import MTS files to Aunsoft MTS/M2TS Converter for Mac.
Run Aunsoft MTS/M2TS Converter for Mac as the best AVCHD MTS to Avid DNxHD Converting software, and click the "Add" button to load AVCHD .mts videos. You may also directly drag and drop the AVCHD video to application UI for importing files.
Step 3. Choose Quicktime Movie Format - Avid DNxHD (*.MOV) output format.
Click the "Format" option and navigate the mouse cursor to Quicktime Movie Format > Avid DNxHD (*.mov) as output format. The Mac MTS to Avid Converter will convert AVCHD MTS to Avid DNxHD MOV with high quality. (Tip: The Avid DNxHD *.mov formats under Quicktime Movie Format output profile are available when your Avid is installed on Mac).
Step 4. Convert AVCHD MTS video to Avid DNxHD (*.MOV) for Avid editing software
Click the convert button under the preview window, and the Mac MTS to Avid Converter will start the conversion from AVCHD to Avid DNxHD MOV for Avid MC or Xpress Pro.
After the conversion, you can easily import Avid DNxHD (*.mvo) to Avid without rendering for editing.
If you would like to edit AVCHD MTS/M2TS with FCP, FCE/iMovie, etc, you can transcode MTS/M2TS to Apple ProRes (*.mov) for FCP, convert MTS/M2TS to Mac itself bring format like Apple Intermediate Codec, DV PAL/NTSC, DVCPRO NTSC/PAL, DVCPRO50 PAL/NTSC (*.MOV) for FCE and iMovie on Mac.