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Bridge Sony FS700 AVCHD with Avid MC-Editing FS700 AVCHD in Avid Media Composer in DNxHD(*.mov) format

Bridge Sony FS700 AVCHD with Avid MC-Editing FS700 AVCHD in Avid Media Composer in DNxHD(*.mov) format

Media Composer is the top choice for professional film and video editing in the industry. Many top creative professionals choose Avid Media Composer to help them create the world’s favorite films, TV shows, and other media.This industry-standard nonlinear editor provides 64-bit performance, easy-to-use video editing tools, and streamlined HD, file-based, and stereo 3D workflows. Its open platform enables you to work with the gear you have or want and integrate into any workflow.

My friend Tom also has a Sony NEX-FS700 as me , and currently editing on Avid Media Composer. Sony FS700 can shoot 1080 60p (50p for PAL)full HD resolution up to 240 fps in short bursts. While, the 1080 60p/50p AVCHD files are not friendly for Avid Media Composer(including Avid Media Composer 6.5), because when loading Sony NEX-FS700 AVCHD to Avid, it always need a long for rendering.So we have to find a third party software help you bridge Sony FS700 AVCHD footages with Avid Media Composer.

The most friendly video format for Avid is DNxHD(*.mov), so if you are using a camera that shoot AVCHD, and currently editing on Avid Media Composer, you’d better transcode Sony FS700 AVCHD to DNxHD for Media Composer 6.5 first. Here I recommended you to try Brorsoft AVCHD to Avid Media Composer(Avid MC) Converter for Mac without any video and audio problem.Its great performance makes it much faster to convert AVCHD footages to DNxHD (.mov) with original quality.
(NOTE:This professional MTS Converter for Mac is also good at transferring MTS footages from Sony FS700 to Final Cut Pro, including FCP 6/7 and FCP X, FCE, iMovie, Adobe Premiere, etc. You can change your Mac editing softwares without worries about the incomaptibility problem with MTS and your editing software.

Below I'd like to share a tutorial on importing Sony NEX-FS700 AVCHD to Avid Media Composer 6.5 Mac with you ,wish it will do great helps for you !

Step 1. Download and install the Brorsoft MTS/M2TS Converter for Mac, then launch it. Click “Add” to import Sony FS700 .mts/.m2ts files to the program.
Tip: If you want to join the files as one for easier editing, please tick the box "Merge into one".

Step 2. Select Avid Media Composer > Avid DNxHD(*.mov) as output format. Click Settings to set video size to 1920*1080, frame rate to 30fps.

Step 3, click Convert button to start to convert Sony NEX-FS700 MTS to Avid MC 6.5 favorable DNxHD video on Mac OS X.

When the conversion is finished, you can import the converted DNxHD .mov videos to Avid MC for editing without interlaces, choppy or any other problem on Mac.

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