Canon video to ProRes, Edit Canon EOS 7D Mark II MOV/MP4 files in FCP X on Mac
For stills photographers, the EOS 7D Mark II offers an all cross-type, 65-point AF module. This works in conjunction with information from a 150,000-pixel RGB + IR metering sensor to offer the latest version of the ‘Intelligent Tracking and Recognition’ (iTR) focus system from the EOS-1D X.
Canon EOS 7D Mark II Recording Video Format : MOV (Image data: H.264, Audio: Linear PCM), MP4 (Image data: H.264, Audio: AAC)
Some Mac users will probably decompress Canon EOS 7D Mark II MOV/MP4 footage into a editable format using editing software like Final Cut Pro (FCP X, FCP 7, FCP 6) on Mac. However, if the folder structure is altered or the Full HD recording at H.264 MOV and MP4 files are separated from it, the program loses the path and doesn’t know what to do. In this case, how can we handle Canon EOS 7D Mark II redordings on Mac?
While not the ideal situation the next best thing to do is to use a third-party software to load and convert Canon EOS 7D Mark II MOV and MP4 footage to other formats like Apple ProRes MOV, the best format on Mac. UFUSoft HD Video Converter for Mac is a recommended HD Video Converter for Mac users that is built to prepare your video for use with editing applications.
This Canon Video Converter helps you convert Canon EOS 7D Mark II MOV/MP4 video to ProRes MOV format on Mac OS(Sierra, El Captian, etc) fast yet with great quality. So, you can play the camcorder files on Mac freely. Plus, if you want to transfer and edit Canon EOS 7D Mark II MOV/MP4 files with Mac tools, you can convert Canon MOV/MP4 files to a decent format like ProRes MOV which ensures best results when working with Final Cut Pro X. Here we go to find how it works.
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How to import Canon EOS 7D Mark II MOV/MP4 files to FCP X?
Step 1. Click the “Add File” button to load your Canon EOS 7D Mark II MOV/MP4 files to the best Canon Video Converter.
Step 2. Click on the dropdown menu of “Profile” and seletc “Final Cut Pro > Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov)” as output format, which is the FCP X compatible video format. Afterwards, you can set the output folder.
Step 3. Click the “Convert” button, and the Canon Video Converter will convert Canon 7D Mark II MOV/MP4 video to ProRes MOV on Mac immediately.
After the Canon 7D Mark II MOV/MP4 to ProRes conversion is done, you can click “Open Folder” button to get the output ProRes .mov files. Now, you can import and edit the converted Canon EOS 7D Mark II MOV/MP4 files in Final Cut Pro X/7/6 on Mac without any trouble.