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How to Import repaired XDCAM into major NLE

How to Import repaired XDCAM into major NLE

XDCAM is a series of products for digital recording using random access solid-state memory media, introduced by Sony in 2003. Four different product lines – the XDCAM SD, XDCAM HD, XDCAM EX and XDCAM HD422 – differ in types of encoder used, frame size, container type and in recording media. The XDCAM range includes cameras and decks […]

Edit unsupported MP4 files in Pinnacle Studio 20

Edit unsupported MP4 files in Pinnacle Studio 20

Pinnacle Studio provides you with many effects that you can add to your movies. It can rotate and flip video, which can be useful if footage is recorded sideways or if you simply want to add a mirrored effect. Special effects like green screen keying and fast-motion effects are also available, as well as stop-motion […]

Work DJI Phantom 4 4K in Avid Media Composer

Work DJI Phantom 4 4K in Avid Media Composer

The camera on the Phantom 4 shoots smooth 4K video that makes even the most mundane shots of an overweight bearded man running around a dusty park in a floral shirt look pretty amazing. It can shoot up to 30 frames per second in 4K, and 120 frames per second in HD, making for some […]

Workflow: MP4 and Windows Movie Maker incompatible issues

Workflow: MP4 and Windows Movie Maker incompatible issues

MP4 is a multimedia container format standard specified as a part of MPEG-4. It is most commonly used to store digital video and digital audio streams, as well as other data such as subtitles and still images and Windows Movie Maker doesn’t recognize it natively. In this article we will introduce how to import MP4 […]

Most Effective Tool to Export Videos from iMovie to FLV on Mac El Capitan

Most Effective Tool to Export Videos from iMovie to FLV on Mac El Capitan

Many a time, people edit a video on iMovie and then want to upload the iMovie video to website like YouTube. However, normal website including YouTube, Vimeo, Facebook has its own supported formats, usually FLV format. Unfortunately, the exporting video from iMovie doesn’t contain FLV format. There are always more ways than the problems and […]

FCP 7 & XDCAM MXF Incompatible Issue Has Been Solved!

FCP 7 & XDCAM MXF Incompatible Issue Has Been Solved!

XDCAM MXF and FCP 7 Incompatible IssuesCan you help me? I have FCP 7.0.3 and XDCAM MXF files are greyed out in Log and Transfer so can’t be selected. I was hoping to do this without plugin, suggestions most welcome. I’m trying import an XDCAM MXF file via Log & Transfer but it does not […]

P2 Media to Premiere Elements — Import and Edit P2 MXF files in Adobe P...

P2 Media to Premiere Elements — Import and Edit P2 MXF files in Adobe Premiere Elements 13/12

As we know, P2 media is recorded in MXF format, and it offers a variety of formats to choose from (DV, DVCPRO, DVCPRO 50, DVCPRO HD, and AVC-Intra 50 and AVC-Intra 100), differing in bit depth (8 or 10 bits), scanning mode (Progressive or Interlaced) and also frame rate. No matter which P2 camcorder you […]

Can After Effects CC Support MXF Files?

Can After Effects CC Support MXF Files?

Since After Effects CS4, MXF is supported by AE. However, MXF is a container format, After Effects can only import some kinds of data contained within MXF files. Many users still have troubles when importing MXF to After Effects (including After Effects CC, CS6, CS5). What’s available workaround to successfully edit MXF files in After […]

Sony 4K XAVC S Workflow with FCP 7

Sony 4K XAVC S Workflow with FCP 7

Based around the XAVC S codec, a more highly compressed (Long GOP) version of pro-friendly XAVC/H.264 Level 5.2, videos are encoded in an MP4 wrapper, which means they should be relatively widely supported.Although Sony tries their best to make the XAVC S compatible with most devices or NLEs, it is still difficult to import XAVC […]

Can Adobe Premiere Elements 14/13/12/11 import and edit M2TS files?

Can Adobe Premiere Elements 14/13/12/11 import and edit M2TS files?

Compared with other professional editing software, Adobe Premiere Elements is more simple and easy to use. It is a very suitable software for beginners. Users can quickly learn how to use it any easy to achieve the desired effect. In addition to capturing footage, you can also import images, video and audio files. It has all […]

What Software will Convert .MTS Files to Something that Will Open in Final Cu...

What Software will Convert .MTS Files to Something that Will Open in Final Cut Express?

MTS is a High-definition MPEG Transport Stream video format, commonly called “AVCHD”; created by Sony, Panasonic, JVC, Canon and other HD camcorders. And the MTS format bases on the MPEG-2 transport stream and supports 720p, 1080i, 1080p HD video formats. If you fail to import MTS videos to Final Cut Express, it’s not surprising since […]

Fix Importing Issue with Sony HDR-CX455 1080p video to iMovie

Fix Importing Issue with Sony HDR-CX455 1080p video to iMovie

Sony HDR-CX455 is able to shoot 1920×1080/60p recordings. Some users are confused about they always failing to import Sony HDR-CX455 1080p videos into iMovie. Here there is a small thing should be noticed – not only the resolution of the 1080p recording can affect the importing process in iMovie, but also the codec and format […]

Edit Yuneec Typhoon Q500 4K Video with Premiere Pro CC on El Capitan

Edit Yuneec Typhoon Q500 4K Video with Premiere Pro CC on El Capitan

With ultra-high definition resolution, four times higher than HD, the Yuneec Typhoon Q500 helps to capture video in 4K with incredible detail and unparalleled realism. The camera also deliveries high-quality images with the ability to capture slow motion 1080p/120fps and 12 megapixel photos.Work Yuneec Typhoon Q500 4K video with Premiere Pro CCThe 2014 release of […]

Work with Sony X1000V file in FCP X

Work with Sony X1000V file in FCP X

Sony’s latest addition to its Action Cam line-up FDR-X1000V combines all the features experienced users have been waiting for. 4K picture quality is equal to that of current Hollywood blockbusters, the professional-grade XAVC S codec ensures beautiful footage with high bit rate recording, and handy features like the Highlight Movie Maker help you turn your […]

Work with Blackmagic URSA Mini in After Effects CC

Work with Blackmagic URSA Mini in After Effects CC

If you are a professional photographer, you must have heard about Blackmagic URSA Mini. One of the amazing features about Blackmagic URSA Mini is its High Frame Rate Recording which can capture the action with crystal clear slow motion. Blackmagic URSA Mini can shoot at high frame rates and then play it back at the edit […]

Make GoPro Hero 4 video editable in Avid Media Composer

Make GoPro Hero 4 video editable in Avid Media Composer

GoPro Hero 4, as a popular action camera, has supported for recording 4K videos. After every adventure, you may want to edit GoPro Hero 4 4K videos in some NLE applications like Avid Media Composer to make them look better. However, after reading the feedback which is from some GoPro Hero 4 users, we know […]

Only One App Could Satisfy You with Samsung NX500 Shooting and Editing Experi...

Only One App Could Satisfy You with Samsung NX500 Shooting and Editing Experience

Summary: This article will introduce an all-in-one App which would satisfy you with Samsung NX500 Shooting and Editing Experience. Please read on. And you will get some useful tips with Samsung NX500.The most amazing feature of Samsung NX500 is its recordings adopt 4K technology. And the 4K recordings are encoded as H.265 codec which is very […]

How to Export Flash Video (FLV) from ScreenFlow on Mac

How to Export Flash Video (FLV) from ScreenFlow on Mac

Summary: You still wonder how to upload the .mov video exported from Screenflow to website, in the other word, you still have problem of converting .mov video exported from Screenflow to website more compatible .flv format, here is the right place you come.The problem may be like this(it is a guy asked in the quora […]

How Did I Edit video Clips in Avid from a Drone with Video Camera

How Did I Edit video Clips in Avid from a Drone with Video Camera

Summary: This guide easily show you how to use a professional Video Converter to convert footage from a Drone with camera to Avid DNxHD MOV for editing in Avid Media Composer on Mac.When you prepare to import this drone videos into Avid on your mac, you find that your mac doesn’t recognize the video or […]

How to Edit 4K Video in Final Cut Pro

How to Edit 4K Video in Final Cut Pro

Summary: Here give you the solution about how to edit 4k video in FCP smoothly.Are you got a 4K camcorder? When you traveling with your friend or family, I think you often take up the instantaneous which the camcorder pats to like. Before you share it with others, you may edit these HD video in […]

Import Blackmagic URSA Mini Lossless CinemaDNG RAW Video to FCP X

Import Blackmagic URSA Mini Lossless CinemaDNG RAW Video to FCP X

Summary: A little tutorial I did for those who intends to use Balckmagic Cinema Camera RAW files on FCPX. Does anybody know if you have access to all the image data when working with camera raw files inside FCP X?With Blackmagic URSA Mini, you can shot in the high resolution Ultra HD 12 bit lossless […]

Red One 4K videos to FCP X on Mac El Capitan

Red One 4K videos to FCP X on Mac El Capitan

Summary: This article is about how to convert Red One camcorder recorded 4K RAW files to FCP X Apple ProRes codec MOV format, and then enable you to edit Red One 4K RAW videos with FCP X in Apple ProRes 422 or Apple ProRes 4444 codec on Mac El Capitan.I have video from a RED […]

Halloween Theme videos/songs in FCP/iMovie for furthering edit

Halloween Theme videos/songs in FCP/iMovie for furthering edit

Summary: This guides for the guys who want to edit the Halloween Theme songs or the recorded videos in FCP/iMovie.If Halloween party is only filled with adorable candies, creepy masks and distinctive costumes, it’s not enough. To make your party more distinguished and unique this Halloween, it’s necessary to prepare some funny and spooky Halloween […]

XAVC-S to Davinci Resolve 12 Import Issues on Mac El Capitan/Yosemite Solved

XAVC-S to Davinci Resolve 12 Import Issues on Mac El Capitan/Yosemite Solved

“I got some footage from the Sony PXW-X70 camera. Resolve should natively play the XAVC S codec. But it doesn’t! I can hear the sound, but the picture is black. Just a black screen. I’m running Resolve 12, and the footage is XAVC S in a .mxf container.”DaVinci Resolve handles more native camera files and […]

Transfer and Edit Varicam 35 AVC-Intra 4K Video with Adobe Premiere CC

Transfer and Edit Varicam 35 AVC-Intra 4K Video with Adobe Premiere CC

“I’m having a hard time working with the new VariCam 35 footage. We shot some 4k 444 tests and the only way I’ve been able to play down the footage is to run it through Resolve and render out lower res ProRes files. I also can’t import the footage into Premiere CC 2014 – it […]

How to Import and Work Sony/Canon/Panasonic MXF Files in FCP on El Captian?

How to Import and Work Sony/Canon/Panasonic MXF Files in FCP on El Captian?

The already arrived Mac OS X El Capitan gives users a much simpler, smarter ways to do the things you do most with your Mac. Like working in multiple apps at the same time using Split View. Searching for information with an even more helpful Spotlight. Keeping your favorite websites handy with Pinned Sites. Managing […]

Import and Edit Varicam 35 AVC-Intra P2 MXF 4K Video on FCP X El Capitan

Import and Edit Varicam 35 AVC-Intra P2 MXF 4K Video on FCP X El Capitan

AVC Intra (4K class) transode to Prores“I am embarking on a big project where the footage is shot on Varicam 35 in AVC Intra (4K class in 442 and 444) and saved as MXF clips on a P2 card. I would rather go with transcoding the MXF files to ProRes 422 (and 4444) so I […]

Edit Sony EX1/EX3 BPAV Files in Adobe Premiere Pro CC/CS6/CS5

Edit Sony EX1/EX3 BPAV Files in Adobe Premiere Pro CC/CS6/CS5

Sony XDCAM EX camcorders write MP4 files into a folder named BPAV. Generally, in Adobe Premiere Pro, importing BPAV sources with Media Browser is usually workable. If you want to transfer BPAV folder to a hard disk, you need to copy the entire BPAV folder and its contents, not just one MP4 file at a […]

Canon R500 AVCHD to FCP 7 Workflow

Canon R500 AVCHD to FCP 7 Workflow

The Canon VIXIA HF R500 HD camcorder with 57x Advanced Zoom enables you to discover a world of new shooting possibilities. The camcorder’s Super Range Optical Image Stabilizer will keep your video sharp and steady. Capture truly impressive, amazingly realistic 1920*1080 full HD video with the Canon 3.28 megapixel full HD CMOS image sensor and […]

Convert Blackmagic HD 4K Video to 1080p ProRes 422 for FCP Editing

Convert Blackmagic HD 4K Video to 1080p ProRes 422 for FCP Editing

Blackmagic Design announce the URSA in April, a user upgradeable 4K camera and the Blackmagic Studio Camera. We were expecting an 8K model from Blackmagic today! Nothing at that resolution, but we weren’t disappointed. With the stunning features, both professional producers and camera amateurs would eager to have it for video recording and edit the […]

Import 4K XAVC S Files from Sony RX100 IV to Premiere Pro CC/CS6/CS5

Import 4K XAVC S Files from Sony RX100 IV to Premiere Pro CC/CS6/CS5

The new RX100 IV is the first Cyber-shot camera to offer the advantages of 4K (QFHD 3840*2160) movie recording. The camera utilize full pixel readout without pixel binning to ensure that all the finer details of 4K video are captured with minimal moire and “jaggies”. These high-quality results are achieved through use of the XAVC […]

How to Import MKV to EDIUS Pro 8 for Editing?

How to Import MKV to EDIUS Pro 8 for Editing?

When an editor has to wait for technology, creativity suffers, that doesn’t happen with EDIUS Pro 8. EDIUS Pro 8 means more formats and more resolutions in real time for the ability to edit anything fast. EDIUS Pro 8 is the perfect finishing tool for professional productions, including documentary and 4K theatrical productions. With more […]

Import GoPro Hero 4 Black Videos to Sony Vegas Pro 12 for Editing

Import GoPro Hero 4 Black Videos to Sony Vegas Pro 12 for Editing

The GoPro HD cameras like Hero2, Hero3, Hero4, etc. are familiar with everyone whoever has passion for sports and other outdoor activities. GoPro HD is the world’s first true HD and best selling wearable camera to record sporting and other activities. The latest GoPro Hero4 Black allows you to record at up to 4K resolution […]

How to Play a Torrent File in Windows Movie Maker?

How to Play a Torrent File in Windows Movie Maker?

Torrent files are computer files that contain metadata about files and folders to be distributed. A torrent file does not contain the content to be distributed and it only contains information about those files, such as their names, sizes, and folder structure. For instance, if the torrent files are in MP4, MKV, TS, MOV, QuickTime […]

How to Convert MTS to Screenflow Supported MP4 Format?

How to Convert MTS to Screenflow Supported MP4 Format?

“I’m running on Mac OS X Yosemite and I use Screenflow to create presentations but it does not recognize my MTS files from camera. The problem is that Mac will not import the HD quality files from my camera. I can use the SD card and get the video but the quality is not great. […]

Import Sony XAVC S to Avid NewsCutter 11 for Editing

Import Sony XAVC S to Avid NewsCutter 11 for Editing

Sony had expanded XAVC to the consumer market with the release of XAVC S, which supports resolution ups to 3840*2160 with MP4 container format and AAC or LCPM for the audio. The XAVC S format has been used in the Sony FDR-AX100 4K Ultra HD consumer camcorder and Sony HDR-AS100V action camera. The Sony A7S […]

Best Solution to Import Sony HDR-PJ275 1080/60p AVCHD to FCP X

Best Solution to Import Sony HDR-PJ275 1080/60p AVCHD to FCP X

The Sony HDR-PJ275 is the least expensive Handycam with a projector (13 lumens). The camera records in exquisitely rich 1920 x1080/60p Full HD video and Internet ready MP4. It’s not easy to import PJ275 AVCHD to FCP X. Though Apple claims that Final Cut Pro X supports most commonly-used video codecs which including AVCHD format, […]

Tricks for Importing Panasonic V130 MTS to FCP

Tricks for Importing Panasonic V130 MTS to FCP

The Panasonic HC-V130 1080p Full HD Camcorder features Creative Control effects for easily creating artistic video images a 38x Optical Zoom and 75x Intelligent Zoom high-magnification for bringing faraway subjects up close. It also includes a backside illuminated sensor for recording high quality even in low-light situations, perfect for birthday parties and outdoor filming. Is […]

Import Canon XF305 MXF to FCP 7 via Converting MXF to ProRes

Import Canon XF305 MXF to FCP 7 via Converting MXF to ProRes

Canon XF305 is a professional camcorder which records vivid HD videos. Utilizing file-based MPEG-2 compression with an MXF File Wrapper ensures the widest compatibility with existing industry infrastructure, metadata and non-linear editing (NLE) systems. And 4:2:2 color sampling provides ultra-fine transitions in tone and color for maintaining the highest quality image for use in advanced […]

Work ALEXA Mini 2K/4K Files with Final Cut Pro X

Work ALEXA Mini 2K/4K Files with Final Cut Pro X

Compact, lightweight and self-contained, the ARRI ALEXA Mini is a versatile additional tool in the ALEXA camera range. The unit can record in a wide variety of formats including HD, 2K, 4K and UHD and can also spit out native resolution outputs like uncompressed ARRIRAW 2.8K or ProRes 4K. After recording, as the default editing […]

How to Import MPEG-2 Video to iMovie on Mac?

How to Import MPEG-2 Video to iMovie on Mac?

“I have a load of MPEG-2 videos that were encoded on my friends Windows computer, is there an easy (and preferably free) way to import MPEG-2 video to iMovie without the quality degrading?”Have problem with ingesting MPEG-2 video to iMovie for further editing like the situation mentioned above? Or you may have some MPEG-2 videos […]

FCP X Won’t Recognize DJI Phantom 2 Vision+ Video

FCP X Won’t Recognize DJI Phantom 2 Vision+ Video

With the Phantom 2 Vision+, you can records 1080p H.264 MP4 formats, but most users may find a problem when importing DJI Phantom 2 Vision+ H.264 MP4 to FCP X for editing. While Final Cut Pro X does work with DJI Phantom 2 Vision+ video, these H.264 MP4 files are clunky to edit requiring much […]

Rewrap MKV to ProRes 422/4444/LT/Proxy for FCP

Rewrap MKV to ProRes 422/4444/LT/Proxy for FCP

Can you edit MKV in FCP? When you try to do it, FCP may refuse to edit these files with an unhelpful codec error message displaying right on your screen. If so, you’ll need to convert MKV to ProRes 422/4444/LT/Proxy, a fully compatible format with FCP. Check out the solution here. A further reading on […]

How to Work H.264 Files with FCP X/7?

How to Work H.264 Files with FCP X/7?

Just as those Apple guys say, Final Cut Pro offers real-time performance for more than 150 filters and effects. It’s amazing, huh? But what if you have some unaccepted H.264 videos? Don’t let it be your playback hurdle. Move on to know H.264 files to FCP workflow.“I have some .mov videos recorded by Canon cameras. […]

Edit Sony Handycam DCR-SR MPEG-2 Videos in Final Cut Pro X

Edit Sony Handycam DCR-SR MPEG-2 Videos in Final Cut Pro X

For those Sony Handycam DCR-SR camcorder users, have you ever confused in importing your MPEG-2 videos to FCP X foe editing? As we all know that we cannot directly edit videos in FCP X except the ProRes, we are going to introduce you a professional MPEG-2 to FCP X converter to help you convert Sony […]

Import OBS FLV Videos to FCP 7/6 on Mac OS X

Import OBS FLV Videos to FCP 7/6 on Mac OS X

Have you ever recorded some game footage with OBS (Open Broadcaster Software)? Have you ever been failed in importing OBS FLV videos to FCP 7/6 for editing? Cause FCP cannot decode the OBS FLV files well, we think we need to convert the OBS FLV to ProRes, which could be the best supported formats for […]

iPhone to FCP: Edit iPhone MP4 Videos in Final Cut Pro X/7

iPhone to FCP: Edit iPhone MP4 Videos in Final Cut Pro X/7

Hey, Apple fans, do you all have any experience of working videos in FCP which shot from iPhone? I know it is cool to upload your iPhone movies to any website for sharing after editing in FCP. You all did it nicely? You may have a problem of importing your iPhone projects to FCP for […]

How to Import MPEG-4/H.264 Files to Premiere Pro?

How to Import MPEG-4/H.264 Files to Premiere Pro?

The Premiere Pro won’t import MPEG-4/H.264 files smoothly. Since I’ve had huge problems with H.264 and Premiere Pro, I’m looking for H.264 to Premiere Pro solutions to get me out of this confusion. With the rapid development of electronics industry, we are overwhelmed by a variety of new digital products. 4K technology matures lead to […]

Import M2TS Files to FCP 6/7/X for Further Editing

Import M2TS Files to FCP 6/7/X for Further Editing

Have some interesting M2TS footages in your HD camcorder and got some creative ideas to make your own stunning Hollywood style movie? You might have thought of Final Cut Studio. Yes, it is an ideal app to edit videos. This is a tutorial which tells you how to import M2TS to FCP 6/7/X for further […]

Import MP4, AVI, WMV, MXF, MTS to Premiere Pro CS3/4/5/6/CC

Import MP4, AVI, WMV, MXF, MTS to Premiere Pro CS3/4/5/6/CC

People who are using MP4, AVI, WMV, MXF, MTS files with Premiere Pro CS3/CS4/CS5/CS6/CC often have the similar problems of importing issues. To help so many users out of the trouble, this article will give you the tips on how to import MP4, AVI, WMV, MXF, MTS to Premiere Pro CS3/4/5/6/CC. Adobe Premiere Pro is […]