AVCHD MTS to Avid Media Composer DNxHD codec


AVCHD MTS to Avid Media Composer DNxHD codec

AVCHD MTS is a format for transmitting video, audio, and PSIP data. In contrast with program streams, MTS is designed for more reliable media such as recordings. Transport stream allows the multiplexing of digital audio and video to maintain a synchronization output. It also offers error correction feature to keep the integrity of the transmission when there is signal malfunction.

“I have used Sony camera recorded some AVCHD MTS clips, what I want is to import AVCHD MTS to Avid Media Composer for editing with DNxHD codec, which is said supported natively by Avid MC, can you recommend a good AVCHD MTS to Avid converter for me? Thanks!”

How to convert AVCHD MTS to Avid Media Composer DNxHD codec, and MP4, AVI, MOV format on Mac?

Normally, we can get AVCHD MTS files from HD camcorders such as Sony, Panasonic and Canon. But AVCHD MTS video cannot be played on many media players and portable devices because of incompatibility, it also can’t be imported to Avid Media Composer. To solve such problem, you can use a reliable AVCHD MTS converter for help. Here I highly recommend our HD Video Converter for Mac (If you are using Windows PC, you can use its Windows version for help). This application lets you convert your AVCHD MTS files into MP4, MOV, AVI, FLV, etc. with zero quality loss. Its optimized output presets also enables you to directly convert the videos to Avid Media Composer DNxHD codec, FCP X apple prores 422 codec, or AIC codec for iMovie, etc.


Below you can see detailed tutorial on how to use this AVCHD MTS converter Mac to convert AVCHD MTS to Avid Media Composer DNxHD codec, if you need to convert to other formats, the steps are nearly the same.

1.Load AVCHD MTS files to the program

After installing the Mac AVCHD MTS converter, launch it. Then go to the “File” menu and select “Load Files” option to import the AVCHD MTS files to the program. Alternatively, you can directly drag and drop the videos to the program, and the files will be loaded to the converter automatically.

2.Select an output format

Now navigate to the format tray at the bottom and choose an output format. This AVCHD MTS converter for Mac provides multiple format options including MP4, AVI, FLV, MOV, 3GP, XviD, WMV and more. To edit videos with Avid Media Composer, the best output format is DNxHD codec MOV format. The output files will work perfectly with Avid MC.


Tips: This AVCHD MTS converter Mac comes with various powerful editing tools. Just click edit button you can adjust the video contrast, brightness, saturation. Or you can merge several AVCHD MTS clips and split a large AVCHD MTS file.

3.Start converting AVCHD MTS videos

At the bottom toolbar, specify a directory to save the output file, then click on the “Convert” button to start the conversion. It will only take minutes to get the converted AVCHD MTS videos.

With this software, you can easily convert your AVCHD MTS files to Avid Media Composer best supported video format, once you transcoded videos to DNxHD for Avid, you can edit videos natively. Please take a free try, hope it can help you to use your videos easier.

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