Having an issue importing HD MOV footages shot by a Nikon D3X camera to an editing program like an FCP, FCE/iMovie, Premiere, or Avid MC? It is necessary for you to know whether FCP/FCE/iMovie/Premiere/Avid MC can work well with Nikon HD MOV codec or not. You may think about using a specific plug-in to ingest HD MOV footage, but Nikon has not provided this kind of plug-in yet, and a third-party plug-in may cost you too much.
How to solve the video format incompatibility problem? An HD MOV converter for Mac will handle the import issue and make it easy to edit HD MOV footages shot by a Nikon D3X. UFUSoft HD MOV Converter for Mac is just the right one to transcode and convert Nikon D3X HD MOV footages to video formats compatible with FCP/FCE/iMovie/Premiere/Avid MC on Mac OS X. Applying the utility, you can transcode Nikon D3X video to ProRes for FCP, AIC for iMovie/FCE, MPEG-2 for Premiere Pro, DNxHD for Avid MC and etc., which will save you both time and trouble. And all you need is to drag the result videos for playing and editing. Now the following article will show you how to convert Nikon D3X H.264 MOV to FCP/FCE/iMovie/Premiere/Avid MC editable format in detail.
How to Transcode Nikon D3X HD MOV files to FCP/FCE/iMovie/Premiere/Avid on Mac?
Step 1. Import Nikon D3X HD MOV files
Run the best Nikon HD MOV Converter for Mac and import HD MOV footages shot by a Nikon D3X to it by clicking “File”.
Step 2. Choose format compatible with FCP/FCE/iMovie/Premiere/Avid MC
This HD MOV converter for Mac provides a variety of output formats for various devices and editing software including FCP/FCE/iMovie/Premiere/Avid MC. Click the editing software you are using, and then determine the corresponding video format.
You can also convert Nikon HD MOV videos to other popular video formats for free playback on devices like Apple series, Android tabs and smartphones, HD media players, etc.
Step 3. Convert Nikon D3X HD MOV on Mac
Click “Convert” to start conversion from Nikon D3X HD MOV to FCP/FCE/iMovie/Premiere/Avid MC supported video format. And after conversion, you’ll get the video format perfect and suitable for your editing programs.
Step 4. Import the converted Nikon D3X HD MOV
Run your editing software on Mac, and find the import channel to import the converted Nikon D3X HD MOV to FCP/FCE/iMovie/Premiere/Avid MC. After importing the converted Nikon D3X HD MOV, drag them to the timeline area to starting editing.
Apart from Nikon HD MOV footages, you can also get Canon MXF recordings or AVCHD files to these editing programs.