Probably you have troubles while importing Canon XA25 AVCHD and MP4 recordings to mainstream NLEs such as FCP, Premiere Pro and Avid MC to do post production, and then you’d want to get your hands on the Brorsoft HD Video Converter for Mac, just follow this article to find the solution and solve it.
Canon XA25 Professional Flash Memory HD Camcorder
Canon XA25 records in full 1920 x 1080 Full HD (1080p)and provides a wide dynamic range, AVCHD H.264, and has a true 24p Cinema mode. (native 24p). External Microphone Jack for better sound options. The XA25 records at up to 35mbps (or HD/SD-SDI uncompressed output to an external recorder). At the maximum AVCHD quality , you can record about 5 hours and 55 minutes to a 64GB SDHC or SDXC memory card. Also , the XA25 adds MP4 recording up to 35mbps, Adds 60p (60fps) progressive mode, adds an HD/SD-SDI port which allows uncompressed video output, New lens doubles the zoom to 20x optical zoom up from 10x.
Well, I think most of the Canon XA25 users will met files unsupported problems while they are trying to import Canaon XA25 1080p AVCHD codec recording to Adobe Premiere Pro or Avid MC for mac editing, I have CS5, running on Windows 7, 32bit. So I also have this problem, but I have found the best solution, here I’d like to share with everybody.
To convert MTS video to Avid MC and Adobe Premiere Pro editable formats, Brorsoft Top MTS Converter for Mac is the best AVCHD MTS to Avid DNxHD(*.mov) for Avid MC and MPEG-2 (*.mpg) for Premiere Pro format converter software. Get the software for free trial and follow the Canon XA25 MTS video clips to Avid Media Composer/Adobe Premiere Pro conversion guide step by step.
(Note: Click here for OS X 10.5)
Converting Canon XA25 MTS files to edit in Adobe Premiere Pro/Avid MC
Step 1. Import AVCHD MTS videos to the software
Once run the Mac MTS to Premiere Pro Converter, you can click “Add Video” button (or “Add from folder”) to load AVCHD MTS source files. Convert supports batch conversion, so you are allowed to add multiple files to convert at a time.
Step 2. Choose a best output format
Click “Format” drop-down bar to select a proper video format. To edit AVCHD videos in Adobe Premiere, then Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas > MPEG-2 (*.mpg) is the suitable one.
And for Avid Media Composer, you can choose Avid Studio> Avid DNxHD(*.mov);
Tips – Adjust audio and video settings
The Mac MTS Converter enables users to adjust audio and video settings before transcoding AVCHD files to MPEG-2. Click “Settings” button, then you will enter the following interface, on which you are allowed to customize size, bit rate, frame rate, sample rate, and audio channel to your required ones.
Step 3. Start the conversion process
Click the “Convert” button to start transcoding MTS to MPEG-2 for Adobe Premiere Pro.
When the conversion is finished, you can click “Open” button to get the generated MPG files effortlessly. Launch Premiere Pro on your Mac, choose “File > Import to import converted MTS files in Adobe Premiere Pro for further editing.
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