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 editing in FCP 7/6.


Explain more about the workflow of OBS FLV recordings.

Open Broadcaster Software (OBS) is free and open source software for video recording and live streaming. It uses less resource than the commercial alternative. If you wanna record some game or match footages (FLV files) to Mac and then you can do some changes to make them perfect through some professional editing software, such as FCP, iMovie, etc. Or just merge OBS video clips into one on Mac? If you’re in such situations mentioned above, there is an easy way to fix the issues.

Pavtube Video Converter for Mac—Easily convert OBS FLV to ProRes for FCP

The program is an easy-to-use yet professional app which can be used as the best OBS converter under all Mac OS X operations. It supports almost any popular audio and video ouput formats, even most devices and applications. Also, it lets you set some important video parameters like video encoder, resolution, bit rate and frame rate. With it, you can quickly convert OBS FLV to FCP supported ProRes MOV. What’s more, with the latest upgraded version, H.265/HEVC can be decode and encode so nicely.

How to convert OBS FLV to ProRes MOV for editing in FCP 7/6?

Step 1.Install and launch the best OBS video converter and load source FLV clips to the program for converting with the ‘Add files’ buttons. If you need, check the “Merge into one file” box to combine OBS clips into a single file.


Step 2. When you come to the output list, just click the “Format” bar and select Final Cut Pro> Apple PreRes 422(*.mov) as output format.


Step 3 Click “Settings” button to customize the output video and audio settings by yourself. But if you are not good at it, you’d better use the default parameters, they will ensure you a good balance between file size and image quality basically. You can change the resolution, bit rate, frame rate as you need.

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Now everything has been settled, and don’t forget to set the file location. Click “Convert” button to start the conversion work and click “Open” when you finish your conversion to check your converted files. Then as usual, we can transfer our files into FCP for further editing!


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