Canon EOS 7D features an all-new 18.0 Megapixel APS-C size CMOS sensor and Dual DIGIC 4 Image Processors, capturing tremendous images at up to ISO 12800 and speeds of up to 8 fps. The EOS 7D has a new all cross-type 19-point AF system with improved AI Servo II AF subject tracking and user-selectable AF area selection modes for sharp focus no matter the situation. The EOS 7D's Intelligent Viewfinder, provides approximately 100% coverage and displays user-selected AF modes as well as a spot metering circle.
The EOS 7D 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 7D is a long GOP format that is highly compressed, it is not a good editing format. So you will not playback or edit smoothly the highly compressed MOV on your Mac with QuickTime Player, iMovie, FCE, Final Cut Pro. You need to convert the 1080p HD MOV footage off your Canon 7D with Aunsoft Mac Canon EOS MOV Converter for Snow Leopard. It does not only convert Canon EOS 7D MOV to a playable/compatible Mac MOV, Apple DV, DV AVI, etc on Mac for FCP, FCE, iMovie, QuickTime Player, iDVD, etc, but also supports other Canon EOS cameras like EOS 5D, EOS 550D, EOS 60D, etc.
Here is the step-by-step guide for you to import and convert Canon EOS 7D HD MOV files on iMac/MacBook Pro with Mac OS X like Tiger, Leopard, Snow Leopard.
Step 1. Load Canon EOS 7D HD MOV videos to Aunsoft Video Converter for Mac.
After transferring .mov files from Canon EOS 7D camera, run Aunsoft Video Converter for Mac as the best Mac Canon 7D to DV/AVI/MOV Converter, and click the "Add" button to load .mov videos.
Step 2. Choose MOV(AVC) (*.mov), Apple DV, DV AVI, etc output format for FCP/iMovie/FCE.
Click the "Format" option, and choose Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas > MOV (AVC)(*.mov) , or DV > Apple DV (*.dv) or DV AVI (*.avi) for converting the highly compressed Canon HD MOV to compatible Mac MOV, Apple DV, MPG, DV AVI, etc for loading to Final Cut Studio/Pro, iMovie etc. With this option, the output video will be kept as high definition1920x1080.
Step3. Merge Canon EOS 7D 1080p H.264 MOV files. (Optional)
Tick the checkbox for "Merge into one file", and the Canon EOS 7D 1080p H.264 MOV converter will join and combine the video clips into a single file as output.
Step4. Convert Canon EOS 7D 1080p H.264 MOV on Mac
Click the convert button under the preview window, the Mac Canon EOS MOV converter starts converting Canon MOV videos to DV, DV AVI, MOV, and joining the files for playing/editing on Mac.
After converting and merging the EOS 7D MOV files, just import the output files to Final Cut Studio/Pro, Final Cut Express (FCE) 4, iMovie 8/9 for editing still in HD, to Mac QuickTime Player for playing, to iDVD for burning with high quality.
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