Category Archives: NLE’s

Workflow for Importing Footage into various Non Linear Editors

Best Way to Get .mp4 into FCP 7/X

We usually saw FCP users encounter importing issues when attempting to edit MP4 files with Final Cut Pro 7 or FCP X. Let’s see some frequently asked questions on this: Q1: Problem Importing .mp4 into Final Cut Pro – im … Continue reading

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Top 3 Free Tools to Import Canon XF videos (.mxf) into Final Cut Pro

Here are some of the best free and handy tools for Mac users to get Canon .mxf files into Final Cut Pro 7/X. The XF305 and XF300 camcorders mark both Canon’s switch to using flash memory as a recording format … Continue reading

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Solutions for “Error Compiling Movie” Export or Render Error in Adobe Premiere

When you render or export files from Adobe Premiere, Premiere Elements sometimes will return the message “Error compiling movie. Unknown error”, below are several solutions for you. Adobe Premiere is timeline-based video editing software application that’s compatible on both Macs … Continue reading

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How to import Panasonic P2 MXF videos to Cyberlink PowerDirector for editing?

CyberLink PowerDirector is a video editing software application for non-linear video editing, published by CyberLink Corporation. PowerDirector allows users to capture, edit and output from within the software and has semi-professional features suitable for the consumer level. Although Canon claims … Continue reading

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Solution to ingesting GoPro HD 720p@120fps MP4 footage to FCE 4

I was trying to import MP4 video files into Final Cut Express however i was unable to do so. i get the error. File error: 1 files recognized, 0 access denied, 1 unknown. I am guessing i need to convert … Continue reading

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Ingesting & Exporting Samsung NX300 video in Final Cut Pro 7

Have you got some Full HD 60p MP4 videos from Samsung NX300? If so, you are like to import it to FCP 7 for editing and export for uploading to YouTube for sharing. But if you have tried doing this, … Continue reading

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How to add 36Mbps 1080p clips from JVC GC-PX100 to iMovie 11

GC-PX100 is a Full HD Everio Camcorder from JVC. It can record 1920 x 1080 video and up to 12 Mp still images with a back-illuminated 1/2.3″ 12.8 Mp CMOS image sensor. It is equipped with a wide angle F1.2 … Continue reading

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Does Final Cut Express recognise MTS/M2TS files that aren’t from camera

Have you got some MTS/M2TS videos? Have you moved them to a drive from camera’ card? Do you want to take the raw fiile to Final Cut Express for further editing? If so, you must want to know does FCE … Continue reading

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Make Sony FS700 AVCHD compatible with Adobe Premiere Pro on Mac OS X without troubles

Hi, I am in the middle of a job and for some unknown reason my media files have gone offline. I haven’t moved or changed anything. I am using a MacPro OS X 10.8.2. The footage was shot on a … Continue reading

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Tips for importing Sony HDR-CX580V recordings to Avid Media Composer 5.5

Sony HDR-CX580V is not a new HD Camcorder for us, but it is still a very popular camera. It features a back-illuminated Exmor R CMOS sensor that’s ideal for low-light situations. shoots Full HD 1920 x 1080 60p/24p AVCHD and … Continue reading

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