Convert Panasonic TM700 1080/60P MTS to Avid Media Composer on Mac Lion
The Panasonic HDC-TM700 High Definition Camcorder provides true 1920 x 1080p HD recording to a built-in 32GB flash memory. The TM700K also offers up 14.2MP still image capture and the option to record to SD/SDHC/SDXC memory cards. Besides, the HDC-TM700 uses the progressive method to record twice as much image data as the interlace method. Interlacing requires two images to produce a complete picture, while the progressive method records a single image as a complete picture. And, the 60 Progressive Recording of the HDC-TM700 produces 60 images per second.
However, if you want to edit the 1080/60p MTS/M2TS files shot by Panasonic TM700 with Avid Media Composer, the problem would have arisen --- the Avid Media Composer can not support for the format. Then what should they do to import/transfer Panasonic TM700 AVCHD 1080/60p MTS/M2TS to Avid Media Composer?
Following is the detailed guide, please take through it.
Step 1: Import Panasonic TM700 AVCHD 1080/60p MTS/M2TS to the best Panasonic TM700 AVCHD to Avid DNxHD MOV Converter.
Connect your Panasonic TM700 to your Apple with USB2.0. Free download Brorsoft MTS/M2TS Converter for Mac and launch it as the best Panasonic TM700 AVCHD to Avid DNxHD MOV Converter: http://brorsoft.com/mts-converter-mac/index.htmlb] And then click the button for adding to import 1080/60p MTS/M2TS files.
Tip: If you have multiple Panasonic TM700 AVCHD 1080/60p MTS/M2TS files, you can tick the “Merge into one” box to merge the TM700 AVCHD 1080/60p MTS/M2TS files into one single file so that you can play edit files without interruption.
Step 2: Choose Avid DNxHD MOV as the output format for Avid Media Composer and set the output folder.
Click on “Format” and you will get a dropdown menu, then move you pointer to Avid Studio> Avid DNxHD(*.mov). The Avid DNxHD .mov format is the only available format when your Avid Media Composer is installed on Mac OS X Lion. Then you can set the output folder by clicking “Browse” icon as you need.
Step 3: Click “Settings” icon to adjust audio and video parameters.
Click the “Settings” icon and you will go into a new interface named “Profile Settings”. You can adjust codec, bit rate, frame rate, sample rate and audio channel in the interface according to your needs and optimize the output file quality before converting Panasonic TM700 1080/60P MTS to Avid DNxHD MOV: http://brorsoft.com/mts-converter-mac/index.htmlb].
Note: You’d better set the video frame rate as 30fps, video size as 1920*1080 and select the audio channels as 5.1 channels to keep the best quality for editing in Avid Media Composer.
Step 4: Start converting your Panasonic TM700 AVCHD 1080/60p MTS/M2TS to Avid DNxHD for Avid Media Composer on Mac OS X Lion: http://brorsoft.com/how-to/convert-transcode-panasonic-tm700-avchd-1080-60p-mts-m2ts-to-avid-media-composer.htmlb]
Click the “Convert” button; it will convert/transcode Panasonic TM700 AVCHD 1080/60p MTS/M2TS to Avid Media Composer on Mac OS X Lion immediately. You can find the process in the “Conversion” interface.
When your Panasonic TM700 AVCHD 1080/60p MTS/M2TS to Avid DNxHD(*mov) conversion is 100% completed, you will be able to get the output files for Avid Media Composer via clicking on “Open” button effortlessly. Now you can you can easily import merged and converted Panasonic TM700 AVCHD 1080/60p MTS/M2TS files to Avid Media Composer for editing without interruption and trouble.
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