Summary: Here is my experience with load AVCHD mts clips from Cannon HF G30 to DaVinci Resolve on Mac OS X, if you also have the mts to DaVinci Resolve importing issues, just follow this article to solve.
I am an advisor in HR, and my hobby is shooting videos about business, for training sessions and presentations, also for home videos. I like editing the recordings with Edius Pro 7.2 and Blackmagic Davinci Resolve. This time I needed to convert my files from Canon HF G30 camcorder into Avid DNxHD F for importing into Davinci Resolve.
As AVCHD format not an ideal video format for editing softwares to support owing to its special codec, so I have to convert the MTS files from Canon HF G30 into best editing codec for Davinci Resolve.
To accomplish the task to convert Canon HF G30 mts to Davinci Resolve editable Avid DNxHD mov format, PavtubeMTS/M2TS Converter Mac is one good solution. This is the converter I use. Easy to use, speed, stability, very good workflow. This article will guide you through how to transcode Canon HF G30 AVCHD footage to best format for editing in DaVinci Resolve without problems. If you are a Windows user, then MTS/M2TS Converter is your best choice.
Guide: Convert Canon HF G30 MTS clips to DNxHD MOV for DaVinci Resolve
Step 1. Download the best MTS/M2TS Converter for Mac.
Install and run the Mac AVCHD Converter as the best MTS to DNxHD Converter, and directly drag and drop Canon HF G30 mts videos.
Step 2. Select output video format compatible with DaVinci Resolve.
Click the drop-down list in the Format line to get the format box. And choose Avid Media Composer -> Avid DNxHD for DaVinci Resolve importing.
Step 3. Adjust the output video's parameters as you want.
Click the Setting button after the Format to get the Profile Settings. Change the Size to 1920*1080, the and set frame rate as 30fps.
Step 4. Convert Canon HF G30 MTS/M2TS to DaVinci Resolve for editing on Mac OS X.
Click the "Convert" button to start converting Canon HF G30 MTS/M2TS to DNxHD MOV on Mac for DaVinci Resolve. With this AVCHD to MOV Converter, you can edit Canon HF G30 AVCHD video in DaVinci Resolve smoothly.
You may also want to burn your video files from DaVinci Resolve to DVD disc or ISO files for backup or storage, and just get DVD Creator from Pavtube, which can easily burn Sony AVCHD to DVD disc/ISO files.
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