Nikon D7000 breathtaking Full 1080p HD Movies with Full Time Autofocus and external stereo microphone jack to record cinematic-quality movies up to 20 minutes all enhanced by NIKKOR interchangeable lens quality and versatility
But this MOV video format came from Nikon D7000 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 Nikon D7000 with Aunsoft Mac Nikon D7000 MOV Converter for Snow Leopard. It does not only convert Nikon D7000 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 Nikon D7000 cameras.
Here is the step-by-step guide for you to import and convert Nikon D7000 HD MOV files on iMac/MacBook Pro with Mac OS X like Tiger, Leopard, Snow Leopard.
Step 1. Load Nikon D7000 HD MOV videos to Aunsoft Video Converter for Mac.
After transferring .mov files from Nikon D7000 camera, run Aunsoft Video Converter for Mac as the best Mac Nikon D7000 to MOV/AVI 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 Nikon D7000 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 definition1920×1080.
Step3. Merge Nikon D7000 1080 H.264 MOV files. (Optional)
Tick the checkbox for “Merge into one file”, and the Nikon D7000 1080p H.264 MOV converter will join and combine the video clips into a single file as output.
Step4. Convert Nikon D7000 1080 H.264 MOV on Mac
Click the convert button under the preview window, the Mac Nikon D7000 MOV converter starts converting Nikon D7000 MOV videos to DV, DV AVI, MOV, and joining the files for playing/editing on Mac.
After converting and merging the Nikon D7000 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.
If you are on a Windows computer with Windows XP/2003/Vista, Windows 7, Windows Home Server, and would like to put Nikon D7000 videos to Windows Moive Maker,Adobe Premiere,Sony Vegas for editing, just use the Windows Nikon D7000 video converter.