What is JVC Everio MOD video format?
MOD is a video format used on many digital camcorders, such as JVC Panasonic and Canon camcorders. In fact, MOD video file is MPEG-2 files with AC3 audio. It is used exclusively for standard definition video files, however, which was never given an official name.
Why need to convert JVC Everio GZ-MG .MOD video to other video files such as MOV?
Although you can rename .MOD files into .AVI or .MPG files so that the can then be read easily by most players, then renamed .MOD video file are messed up: no audio track, video distortion, or images squeezed. For Example:
"I have been trying to work with some footage that was shot on a JVC Enerio to Hard disk. Which was then converted from the native .MOD files to what I thought was quick time MOV files.
However when I try to work with the footage in Final Cut Pro 7, I have to render the audio on every file I put on the sequence timeline and final cut is very slow and clunky to work with and keeps freezing. I tried to adjust the sequence setting to match the flies but that doesn't seem to have an effect. It is also especially slow and the play back very jumpy if I adjust the clip speed or color correct levels. "
So we need to convert JVC Everio GZ-MG MOD files to MOV so as to compatible with Final Cut Pro and Here is a detailed guide with the help of Brorsoft MAC JVC Everio Video Converter.
It can not only do the conversion from JVC Everio MOD to Apple ProRes for FCP, but also is equipped with some simple editing features, such as merging several videos into one file, deinterlacing the original footages, cropping video size, trimming video clips, adding special effects and text/image/video watermarks to output videos, thus it will be on the top of your list. Before you try to do the conversion, if you are also a FCP X user, please make sure that you have installed the Apple ProRes Codec manually since the FCP X asks users to install it by themselves.
Transcode JVC Everio MOD to Final Cut Pro 7/X editing on Mac (Yosemite)
Step 1: Connect your JVC Everio to your Apple with USB 2.0 cable or copy the MOD files to Apple hard drive disk. Run the best JVC Everio MOD to Apple ProRes Converter and then click the “Add” button to import the MOD files.
Tip: If you have multiple JVC Everio MOD files, you can select the “Merge into one” to stitch the multiple video files into one single file so that you can play these files without interruption.
Step 2: Click the "Format" bar and select Final Cut Pro> Apple PreRes 422(*.mov) as output format.
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.
Note: You’d better set the video frame rate as 30fps, video size as 1920*1080 to keep the best quality for editing in Final Cut Pro. If you want to have a smaller file size but keep the good quality, you can change the video size to 1440*1080.
Step 3: Click the “Convert” button; it will convert JVC Everio MOD to Apple ProRes for FCP on Mac immediately. You can find the process in the “Conversion” interface.
When the JVC Everio MOD to ProRes conversion process is perfectly completed, you will be able to get the output files for Final Cut Pro by clicking on “Open” button effortlessly. Now you can easily import the converted and/or merged JVC Everio MOD with 30fps to Final Cut Pro for editing with high quality without any trouble.
1: The best JVC Everio MOD to Apple ProRes Converter also allows you to transcode MOD to FCE, iMovie, Avid Media Composer, etc. You can link to Brorsoft Video Converter for Mac to get more information.
2: If you are interested in converting files of other formats or enjoying DVDs and BDs on your portable devices, please link to Brorsoft iMedia Converter for Mac to get more information.
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