Importing MTS AVCHD files to Premiere Pro for editing smoothly
Does MTS just go straight into Adobe Premiere Pro? In this article, we will give you the tips how to import and edit AVCHD MTS files in Adobe Premiere Pro CS3/CS4/CS5/CS6 without problems.
Just happen to have some video footage in AVCHD .mts format? That would be “Advanced Video Coding High Definition”—you know—HD video files. If you’ve got some of those MTS files from a Sony, Canon or Panasonic camcorder, you want to open in a program that doesn’t support them, like Adobe Premiere Pro, then you’re going to have to convert them to a different format. Here’s a way to convert MTS to Adobe Premiere Pro without losing the quality.
Although Adobe claimed that Premiere Pro CS5 and above offer much better native AVCHD support than its predecessor, there are still some video, audio codec problems while importing/editing AVCHD MTS clips in Premiere Pro. Plus, even the Adobe program can ingest your MTS files directly, it takes a long time for rendering. The best method to avoid any problems and save time is to transcode MTS footage into a Premiere Pro most compatible format like MPEG-2.
Acrok MTS Converter for Mac is a highly-recommended video converting tool for you to convert MTS files to Adobe Premiere Pro (CS3/CS4/CS5/CS6 included) compatible format without loosing quality. With it, you can convert any video shooting in party or birthday with AVCHD camcorders to popular video format like MOV, AVI, WMV, MP4, FLV, etc. What’s more, the conversion is easy to handle and only with a few simple clicks, you can finish the conversion without facing any glitches. For Windows user, please get MTS/M2TS Converter. Download the program and you can edit MTS in Adobe Premiere Pro smoothly as you wish.
Steps to convert MTS videos to Adobe Premiere Pro acceptable format
1. Import MTS to the converter
Run the MTS to Premiere Pro converter and click the Add Files button to import the MTS videos to be converted. The converter supports converting multiple files at a time.
2. Choose MPG/MOV as the output format
Click “Format” drop-down bar to select a proper video format. To edit AVCHD videos in Adobe Premiere, then Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas > MPEG-2 (*.mpg) is the suitable one.
3. Start MTS conversion with a click
Hit the big Convert button on bottom of the main windows and the conversion from MTS to Adobe Premiere Pro will begin immediately.
Tips & Tricks:
1. Adjust audio and video settings
The Mac MTS to Premiere Pro Converter enables users to adjust audio and video settings before transcoding AVCHD files to MPEG-2. Click “Settings” button, then you will enter the following interface, on which you are allowed to customize size, bit rate, frame rate, sample rate, and audio channel to your required ones.
2. Basic video editing (optional)
This Mac MTS converter enjoys a built-in video editor, so you can touch up the video with basic video editing functions. The supported video editing operations are: Trimming, cropping, appending artistic visual effects, adding watermarks and load subtitles to the videos. Just note that this step is skippable if you want to keep the original video effects.
After the conversion is complete, get the resulted files via clicking the Open button and then you can import MTS to Adobe Premiere Pro for further editing without any hassle.