In this article, you can learn the best way to import and edit Sony AX100 files with Avid Media Composer natively.
Sony AX100 camcorder is one of the most popular camcorders on the market, it can records 4K videos as well as 1080 60p files. Sony AX100 can help its users to record their beautiful memories clearly and vividly. But when the elated users want to edit their Sony AX100 1080/60p MTS files with Avid Media Composer, they will be disappointed to find that the Avid Media Composer can not support the Sony AX100 AVCHD 1080/60p MTS files. Then what they should do to import Sony AX100 AVCHD to Avid Media Composer?
Here we recommend the best Sony AX100 AVCHD to Avid Media Composer Converter for the Sony users who want to edit their Sony AX100 AVCHD 1080/60p MTS files with Avid Media Composer. Applying the Sony AX100 1080p MTS to Avid Media Composer Converter, they can firstly convert Sony AX100 files to Avid DNxHD(*mov), which is compatible with Avid Media Composer and then they can import the converted files to Avid Media Composer for editing without any problem.
Besides the fantastic quality-lossless conversion, the Sony AX100 Converter is also equipped with some editing features, including merging several videos into one file, cropping video size, trimming video clips, deinterlacing the original footages, adding special effects and text/image/video watermarks to output videos, thus it will be the best choice for you.
Now let’s start with the step-by-step guide on how to transcode Sony AX100 AVCHD 1080/60p MTS to Avid Media Composer for editing.
Step 1: Import Sony AX100 AVCHD 1080/60p MTS files to the best Sony AX100 to Avid Converter for Mac.
Connect your Sony AX100 to your Mac. Launch Sony AX100 to Avid Media Composer Converter for Mac and then click the button for adding to import 1080/60p MTS files. You can tick the box in front of the file you want to convert. If it is necessary, you can double click each file to have a preview.
Tip: If you have multiple Sony AX100 AVCHD 1080/60p MTS files, you can tick the “Merge into one” box to merge Sony AX100 AVCHD 1080/60p MTS files into one single file so that you can play or edit files without interruption.
Step 2: Select an output format for Avid Media Composer and set the output folder.
Click on “Format” and you will get a dropdown menu, then move your pointer to Avid DNxHD(*.mov). The Avid DNxHD .mov format is the only available format when your Avid Media Composer is installed on Mac OS X Lion. Then you can set the output folder by clicking “Browse” icon as you need.
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 according to your needs and optimize the output file quality. You can refer to the screen shot below.
Note: You’d better set the video frame rate as 30fps, video size as 1920*1080 and select the audio channels as 5.1 channels to keep the best quality for editing in Avid Media Composer.
Step 4: Start converting your Sony AX100 AVCHD MTS to Avid DNxHD for Media Composer on Mac OS X Lion.
Click the “Convert” button; it will convert/transcode Sony AX100 AVCHD 1080/60p MTS to Avid Media Composer on Mac OS X Lion immediately. You can find the process in the “Conversion” interface.
When your Sony AX100 to Avid DNxHD(*mov) conversion is completed, you will be able to get the output files for Avid Media Composer via clicking on “Open” button effortlessly. Now you can you can easily import merged and converted Sony AX100 files to Avid Media Composer for editing without interruption and trouble.