iMovie MTS Solution-How to Import Sony MTS to iMovie on Mac?

Posted by admin on March 27, 2015 under iMovie, Sony AVCHD | Comments are off for this article

My Sony cameras makes AVCHD MTS files and I found extremely long to convert those to iMovie Apple intermediate codec. Needed a solution to convert in batch sony mts files. Handbrake is an awesome solution for this, but it doesn’t convert to apple intermediate codec. Any suggestions?

As we know, the highly-compressed content is not so friendly for editing software like iMovie. Then, to get iMovie working perfectly with Sony MTS footage, the best way is to convert Sony MTS files to AIC .mov for smoothly/natively importing and editing in iMovie 8/9/11. Of course, to do the video conversion, you need a professional app. Here the professional AVCHD MTS to iMovie Converter for MacUFUSoft AVCHD Converter for Mac is strongly recommended. With it, you can convert multiple mts files from Sony to AIC for successfully uploading to iMovie. And more import and output formats are also supported, which means you can easily convert Sony MTS files to MP4/FLV for sharing on Vimeo or transcode Sony MTS for smoothly editing in FCP X. What’s more, this Sony MTS Video Converter for Mac is available on every device and/or platform and supports Sony MTS/M2TS files from a variety of HD camcorders like: Sony SLT-A99, Sony RX100, Sony HDR-XR500, Sony A5100, Sony HDR-CX440, Sony HDR-CX100, Canon VIXIA HF200, Canon FS200, Canon VIXIA HFS100, Canon VIXIA HG21, Panasonic HDC-HS300, Panasonic HDC-HS20, Sony DCR-SR47, JVC GZ-HD40, JVC GZ-HD10 etc.

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How to batch transcode multiple Sony mts files to AIC in detail for editing in iMovie 8/9/11 on Mac OS X?

Step 1: Load Sony MTS video files to the Sony MTS to iMovie Converter program by clicking “Add” button, or drag the Sony MTS videos to the software directly.

Step 2: Click “format” bar to select “iMovie and Final Cut Express–> Apple Intermediate Codec(AIC)(*.mov)” as the output format for Mac iMovie.


Tip: Before conversion, you can click the “Settings” icon to customize the video/audio settings for iMovie. If you want to get a smaller ones, please decrease the video size from 1920*1080 to 1440*1080 or 1280*720.

Step 3: Click the Convert icon under the preview window, and the program will start transcode Sony MTS to AIC MOV for iMovie 08/09/11.

When the conversion is finished, you can click “Open” button to get the generated QuickTime AIC .mov files effortlessly. Afterwards, you can launch iMovie, and then choose File > Import > Movies to import converted Sony MTS clips into iMovie 8/9/11 for further editing.

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