A friend of mine needed to import the video+audio from her stockpile of DVD clips into FCE4 for editing and making her own movie. But unfortunately she found her FCE4 on Macbook Pro can not load and import DVD movies, she went out to the website and tried some Mac DVD Ripper, which let her down. So is there any DVD ripping tool that is available for download and will perfectly work with on her macbook pro? Aunsoft Blu-ray Ripper for Mac is also the tried-and-true and superior Mac DVD to FCE4 Converter recommended by many experts. It does not only convert DVD movie to FCE4 MOV on Mac, but also merges DVD files for import into Final Cut Express 4.
Here is the step-by-step guide for you to import and edit DVD movies to Final Cut Express 4 on iMac/MacBook Pro with Mac OS X like Tiger, Leopard, Snow Leopard.
Step1. Load DVD movie to Mac DVD to FCE4 Converter
After loaded your DVD disc into DVD Rom, run Aunsoft Mac Blu-ray Ripper as the best Mac DVD to FCE4 MOV Converter, and click the "DVD Rom" button to load DVD folder.
Step2. Choose MOV output format for FCE 4
Click the "Format" option, and choose Common Video > MOV (*.mov) for converting DVD videos to MOV as video codec for loading to Final Cut Express 4.
Step3. Merge DVD files. (optional)
Tick the checkbox for "Merge into one file", and the Mac DVD to FCE4 Converter will join and combine the video clips into a single file as output.
Step4. Convert DVD to MOV for Final Cut Express 4
Click the convert button under the preview window, the Mac DVD to FCE4 Converter starts converting DVD videos to .mov, and joining the DVD VOB files for editing in Final Cut Express 4.
After converting and merging the DVD VOB files, just import the output files to Final Cut Express 4. You can also import the output MOV videos to Final Cut Pro, iMovie, Avid for editing with perfect A/V sync.