The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200 is a super-zoom camera featuring a wide-angle 24x zoom lens with a constant f/2.8 maximum aperture throughout its 25-600mm range. Successor to the FZ150 model, the bridge-style Panasonic FZ200 compact offers a 3-inch 460K-pixel rotating LCD screen, a 1.31-million-dot electronic viewfinder, 1920x1080 60p(PAL-50p) Full HD AVCHD video recording, a 12.1 megapixel high-sensitivity MOS image sensor, and 12fps continuous shooting without autofocus and 5.5fps with autofocus.
Such a nice a powerful camera, have you got one? If so and you are a Mac user, you may want to ingest FZ200 recorded AVCHD .mts/.m2ts files to iMovie for editing. However, if you try to do so, you may got some troubles about the videos. Mac users can edit 1080/60p videos without issue using the latest versions of Final Cut Pro X. While, if you have the old version iMovie 09/10/11, or 50p/60p AVCHD movies may not be recognized. Well, how to upload Panasonic Lumix FZ200 AVCHD to iMovie without any trouble?
The top AVCHD to iMovie Converter is the most professional converting tool in transcoding AVCHD MTS/M2TS video from Lumix FZ200 to AIC MOV with lossless quality at fast speed.
Step 1: Launch the best MTS/M2TS Converter for Mac and load the 1080 60p MTS files to the program. This Mac AVCHD converter also works as the MTS/M2TS joiner with “Merge into one” feature.
Step 2: Choose iMovie and Final Cut Express > > Apple InterMediate Codec (*.mov) as output format by clicking the format bar for transcoding Panasonic Lumix MTS to AIC on Mac.
Step 3: Click the “Settings” icon to make the best settings for editing Panasonic DMC-FZ200 MTS in iMovie on Mac. You can set the video frame rate as 30fps, video size as 1920*1080 to keep the best output quality
Step 4: Click convert button to start converting Panasonic Lumix FZ200 AVCHD to AIC on Mac OS X.
When the AVCHD to iMovie conversion is 100% completed, open iMovie and click File > Import to transfer Panasonic Lumix FZ200 video to iMovie 9/10/11. Just enjoy your easy editing.
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