How to import and edit Sony NEX-VG30 AVCHD in FCP?
The VG30 have high resolution photography lenses so they are more similar to a DSLR than a Super35mm video camera from a sensor and a video image quality standpoint. With approximately 19.5 times the surface area of conventional camcorder sensors, the 16.1MP Exmor APS HD CMOS sensor makes capturing high-quality, cinematic video with a shallow depth of field a breeze.
“How to edit Sony NEX-VG30 video files on Mac? Why I can’t import Sony NEX-VG30 video file into FCP?”
The Sony NEX-VG30 video file is 1080P 60P or 50P AVCHD video, Mac can’t recognize this format, you have to convert AVCHD to Apple proper format first. You can convert Sony NEX-VG30 video to Apple ProRes. HD Video Converter for Mac can help you. This video converter is the best AVCHD to FCP Apple PreRes converter, with it, you can convert NEX-VG30 file to FCP easily. You can free trial this Sony AVCHD Converter for Mac.
Guide: How to Import Sony NEX-VG30 video file into FCP?
Step 1: Load video file
Install and run NEX-VG30 AVCHD to Apple ProRes Converter, click add file to load NEX-VG30 video files into it.
Step 2: Choose FCP format
Click “Format” than choose > Final Cut Pro > Apple ProRes 422(HQ) (*.mov)”. This format is the best choice.
Step 3: Convert Sony NEX-VG30 video to Apple ProRes on Mac
Click convert button, the Sony NEX-VG30 video to FCP conversion will beginning.
After conversion, you can click “Open” button to find the converted Sony NEX-VG30 video file.