Convert Sony Handycam DCR MTS Videos to Camtasia Studio to AVI files Editing

Now we share a simple guide on how to make Sony Handycam files compatible with Camtasia Studio for editing smoothly. Just read on to find the answer.

Sony DCR series are easy-to-use ultracompact camcorders with good active electronic image stabilization and a built-in USB cable for quick uploads. It includes Sony DCR-SX, Sony DCR-SR, Sony DCR-HC, Sony DCR-DVD, Sony DCR-TRV, Sony DCR-VX, etc. Generally, Sony DCR camcorders shoot videos in MTS format, which is compressed with MPEG-2. If you have some videos from your Sony Handycam camcorder and want to play them on Camtasia Studio7/8, you’d better convert the Sony DCR MTS video to Camtasia Studio friendly format first.

To get the work done, you can turn to Brorsoft MTS/M2TS Converter to transcode Sony Handycam MTS to Camtasia Studio natively supported formats (MPG/WMV/MOV are highly recommended). Overall, it's the optimal Sony Handycam converter for you, which can help you decode the old Hi8, Video8, Digital8 type files and MTS files when converting into a different, and ideally more edit friendly, compression format like AVI. So you can edit Sony DCR MTS video clips with Camtasia Studio smoothly. Plus, with the built-in video editing feature of the program, you can trim, crop, add watermark and more to your MTS video files. Just download it and follow the tutorial below to get Sony Handycam DCR video files and Camtasia Studio to play nicely.

(Note: Click here for OS X 10.5)

Step 1: Add Sony Handycam DCR footage

Install and launch the Sony Handycam to Pinnacle converter, and then click "Add Files" button to import your .mts or .m2ts from Handycam to the software.

Tip: If you wanna combine Sony Handycam video clips into one file, you can click the "Merge into one" box.

Step 2: Choose Camtasia Studio supported format

Click "Format" bar and then move your pointer HD Video or Common Video-> AVI or WMV as target format. Besides, you can also choose MPEG-2(*.mpg) if you want to get a relatively smaller output file.

Tip: Click the Settings icon to adjust video and audio parameters on the Profile Setting as you need to get the best quality video.

Step 3: Convert Sony Handycam DCR videos to Camtasia Studio

Click the convert button under the preview window, the MTS converter will immediately start encoding Sony DCR videos for importing to Camtasia Studio.

Soon after the conversion, just click "Open" button to get the converted Sony Handycam DCR files to Camtasia Studio 7/8 for editing perfectly.

Additional Tips:

With Brorsoft MTS/M2TS Converter, you can even:
*Convert and edit MTS, M2TS files on MacOS Sierra.
*Convert MTS/M2TS to H.264, MP4, MKV, AVI, etc.
*Besides convert MTS, M2TS files for iPhone 7/7 Plus, you can transfer mts, m2ts to iPad Pro, iPad Mini 4/iPad Mini 3, Playback with PS4/PS3.
*Converting MTS/M2TS for Viewing in Gear VR, ZEISS VR ONE, Google Cardboard, Oculus Rift DK2, Freefly VR, Archos VR Glasses,ect.
*Store MTS, M2TS videos on Synology NAS Drive for Streaming, to Dropbox for Viewing Anywhere.
*Import MTS, M2TS footage to Sony Vegas Pro, FCP, iMovie, etc for further editing.
*If you like, you can set bitrate, frame rate, codec, channels, sample rate, etc to adjust parameters for iPhone 7/7 Plus and other devices and media player.

Get Premiere Pro working with .MTS files: Step-by-step tutorial to import and edit your .MTS files in Adobe Premiere Pro by converting MTS to Premiere native format.

:Transcoding MTS files to AVI/MOV/WMV/M4V: The article shows you how to transcode MTS files to MP4, AVI, WMV, MOV, MPEG, M4V, FLV etc. video formats so that you can watch or edit your MTS videos freely.

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