“Has anyone got AVCHD files from Panasonic HC-HC-V250? And has anyone been able to import Panasonic HC-HC-V250 AVCHD to FCP X? I just got around to trying out the Panasonic HC-V250 this morning and I am trying to import the Panasonic HC-V250 clips to FCP X and no luck. Trying to import from Camera it doesn’t see recognize the camera or the SD card if plugged in to a reader. When trying to import the .mts as files results in an error saying unsupported file format. Any ideas?”
Here is the question from one Panasonic HC-V250 user and we learn from it that the user intends to import and then edit Panasonic HC-V250 videos in FCP X, but frustratingly, the user failed. Here we would like to solve the troubles for the user and some other Panasonic HC-V250 users having the similar troubles. Panasonic HC-V250 records 1080/60p AVCHD files. While, the non-linear video editing software Final Cut Pro X/7/6 cannot support AVCHD 1080p files perfectly, especially the ones which have been stored in your hard disk drive in MTS format. So if you want to edit your Panasonic HC-V250 files in FCP X without any trouble, you have to convert Panasonic HC-V250 to FCP X editable format Apple ProRes MOV format first.
In that case, a Mac Panasonic HC-V250 AVCHD Converter is necessary. Panasonic HC-V250 to FCP X Converter is the best AVCHD tool for you here. With this Panasonic HC-V250 to FCP X Converter, you can easily and quickly convert Panasonic HC-V250 1080/60p AVCHD(*.mts/*.m2ts) files to Apple ProRes for FCP X/7/6 with the least loss of original video quality.
Convert Panasonic HC-V250 1080/60p AVCHD to MOV format for FCP X
Step1: Import Panasonic HC-V250 60p MTS/M2TS files to the best Panasonic HC-V250 Converter.
Connect your Panasonic HC-V250 to your Mac. Run the Panasonic HC-V250 to FCP Converter and then click the adding button to import your 1080p MTS files to it.
Tip: If you wanna merge Panasonic HC-V250 AVCHD files for FCP X for editing without interruption, you can select the “Merge into one” box in settings.
Step 2: Select an output format for FCP X and set the output folder.
Click on the “Format” and get the dropdown menu, then move you pointer to “Final Cut Pro”. Under the sublist are there a few formats compatible with FCP X. Here we recommend the Apple PreRes 422. Then you can set the output folder by clicking “Browse” icon as you need.
Step 3: 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 to 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 Panasonic HC-V250 MTS in Final Cut Pro X.
Step 4: Start converting Panasonic HC-V250 AVCHD to Apple ProRes for FCP X.
Click the “Convert” button; it will convert Panasonic HC-V250 60p MTS to Apple ProRes for FCP X on Mac immediately. You can find the process in the “Conversion” interface.
After the Panasonic HC-V250 AVCHD to FCP X/7/6 Apple ProRes conversion, you will be able to get the output files for FCP X by clicking on “Open” button effortlessly. Now you can easily import the Panasonic HC-V250 AVCHD 1080p files in 30fps to FCP X for editing without any trouble keeping original quality.