Posts in category Final Cut Studio

Import BDMV Folder to iMovie/FCP/Avid/Premiere for Editing on Mac El Capitan

Import BDMV Folder to iMovie/FCP/Avid/Premiere for Editing on Mac El Capitan

What is BDMV? A Blu-ray folder usually contains 2 separate folders: BDMV and CERTIFICATE folders. The BDMV folder under root directory of a Blu-ray contains information about the contents of the Blu-ray disc. Tips to edit BDMV files on Mac El Capitan As the BDMV folder is not the Blu-ray first-level directory, therefore, if you […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Final Cut Pro X Beginner: 10 Tutorial and Training Websites

Final Cut Pro X Beginner: 10 Tutorial and Training Websites

If you’re an Apple fan and are looking forward to use a good video editor, Final Pro X is your choice which has thousands of video effects, and the ability to edit videos extensively, this is a paradise for those making movies or editing videos. For many Final Cut Pro X Beginner they research about how […]

Final Cut Pro or Sony Vegas: Which Should I Choose

Final Cut Pro or Sony Vegas: Which Should I Choose

Which video editing program is better to use for video editing, Final Cut Pro X or Sony Vegas? Here I list some questionnaire from Final Cut Pro users and Sony Vegas users: Final Cut Pro users Thoughts Lots of wiz-bang. You can create some really slick stuff in a hurry (after learning the program) and […]

Easily Import and Edit Canon 6D 4K Videos in FCP

Easily Import and Edit Canon 6D 4K Videos in FCP

I’ve got some 4K MOV files from Canon 6D 4K camera, how to get 4K MOV footage to Final Cut Pro or other NLEs? Is Canon 6D 4K MOV files directly compatible with FCP?Generally, we can use Log and Transfer or Log and Capture to import videos, images, ect to FCP for editing. But MOV […]

Adobe Premiere, Final Cut Pro, AVID? Which one should I Choose?

Adobe Premiere, Final Cut Pro, AVID? Which one should I Choose?

Summary:Adobe Premiere, Final Cut Pro, AVID? Which video editing software you ultimately choose is going to depend on a number of factors ranging from what capabilities you need to how much you are willing to spend. These days, professional video editing software often means one of Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premiere Pro or Apple Final Cut […]

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 […]

MTS to Apple Prores LT Converter with Audio and Video Sync

MTS to Apple Prores LT Converter with Audio and Video Sync

Summary: Follow the guide below to learn the best workflow for importing and editing MTS with FCP X by converting MTS video to a FCP compatible Prores .mov format with Audio and Video Sync.The audio video sync issue often happens during MTS to FCP conversion, especially when you record video and audio separately. If you […]

Preserve and Separate Multiple Audio Tracks in Canon XF300 MXF for FCP 7

Preserve and Separate Multiple Audio Tracks in Canon XF300 MXF for FCP 7

I am editing my wedding footage and have been given a small amount of footage in .mxf files from the xf300 camera and I was wondering how to get them into Final Cut Pro 7 so that I can edit them with the rest of the footage. Log and Transfer doesn’t work like usual .mxf […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]