What is mts file? MTS format is a high-definition MPEG, AVC, H.264 transport stream video file format which commonly used by HD camcorders such as Sony, Canon, Panasonic. Camcorders make use of MTS in the form of AVCHD, a recording format made specifically for camcorders. and these files are also present on Blu-ray disc compilations.
What is Final Cut Pro X? Final Cut Pro is a non-linear video editing software developed by Macromedia Inc. and then Apple Inc. The most recent version, Final Cut Pro X, runs on Mac personal computers powered by OS X version 10.6.7 or later and using Intel processors. Final cut pro has several improvements that are meant to improve performance. For instance, it has an imovie-like interface and a 64 bit architecture that will enable it take advantage of the more powerful Macs.
Final Cut Pro X new interface is modern and sleek.
It has heavy emphasis on clip view and has condensed the multiple track view that was formerly all condensed up.
The Final Cut Pro X just like its predecessor will be rendering the video in the background as you continue working.
Unlike in Final Cut Pro where you had to keep pressing plus R to render, this one will be rendering automatically saving you a lot of time.
The new auditioning feature lets you add effects in a very easy way and non destructive way.
You just add an effect and turn it on to see the effect it brings about.
In case you don’t like it, you just turn it off without interfering with the timeline.
Then do you want to edit .mts file with final cut pro x?
If you navigate to them from the Import dialog, it will have them grayed out. FCPX doesn’t work with them directly, you must import MTS files directly from the camera, from a memory card (with the original file structure in place), or from a camera archive. But having to use camera archives is stupid.
A efficient way to import MTS to Final Cut Pro X is just need an additional software and no use camera archives method. So the AVCHD Converter for mac is recommended for you. It’s designed directly to convert AVCHD.MTS (1080p60/50 included)to FCPX supported formats MP4, MOV, DV. So no matter the AVCHD files are single .MTS files or directly from your camera, you can transfer it to FCPX compatible formats and directly import it to FCPX.
You can do as bellow to finish the final cut pro x mts convertion:
Step 1: Clicking “Add File” to import MTS to Final cut pro x Converter.
Step 2: Set the FCPX output format, i.e. MOV.
Step 3: Click “Start” to begin the conversion and you will get the destination files in the default folder.
Step 4: Choose the “Import” and “Files” options from under the File command at the top of the Final Cut Pro X window.