Make JVC GY-HM200 AVCHD files editable in Avid Media Composer on Mac

To make JVC GY-HM200 MTS/M2TS files editable in Avid Media Composer on Mac, you can apply this Mac AVCHD to DNxHD Converter and transcode Mac AVCHD to DNxHD Converter for Avid Media Composer.

JVC GY-HM200 4KCAM features a 1/2.33 backside-illuminated sensor that supports Ultra HD (3840×2160) resolution video at 24/30p, and 4:2:2 Full HD 1080p video from 24p to 60p. The camcorder is equipped with a 12x zoom lens that provides a 35mm equivalent focal range of 29.5 to 354mm, with a 24x dynamic zoom mode available when recording HD video. Conventional AVCHD (4:2:0) recording is also possible, providing wide editing compatibility in an array of standard HD and SD formats.

While, the users are troubled in transferring 1080p AVCHD files to Avid Media Composer generated from JVC GY-HM200. The Avid MC seems cannot ingest the AVCHD files natively.

Well, Avid doesn't do 1080p. In fact, very few NLE's do. Although Avid MC has added some plug-ins, actually background converters for AVCHD editors to solve the incompatibility problem, the importing process are unbelievably slow. Here you’d better apply this a professional tool Mac AVCHD to DNxHD Converter to transcode JVC HM200 AVCHD to Avid Media Composer favorable format on Mac.

(Note: Click here for OS X 10.5)

The program is a professional yet easy-to-use MTS to DNxHD Converter on Mac OS X which can not only convert JVC GY-HM200 recorded MTS files to Avid editable videos, but also provide simple video editing functions for you. The Mac AVCHD Converter can convert HD videos from HD camcorders or DVs (like JVC, Panasonic, Sony and Cannon) for editing in Final Cut Pro, Final Cut Pro X, Final Cut Express, iMovie, Avid MC, Adobe Premiere Pro etc. If you meet the MTS in Avid MC issues on PC, get the equivalent Windows version MTS/M2TS Converter. Just download it and follow the tutorial below to get the work done.

Step 1: Download and install the Mac MTS/M2TS Converter on your Mac; Launch it to import the JVC GY-HM200 AVCHD files for transcoding.

Step 2: Select Avid Media Composer > Avid DNxHD(*.mov) as output format via hitting the Format bar.

Step 3: You’d better click Settings to set video size to 1920*1080, frame rate to 30fps for easy editing.

Step 4: Join several MTS/M2TS files together via checking the “Merge into one” box. Then, click the Convert button to start to convert JVC HM200 MTS to DNxHD .mov for Avid Media Composer on Mac.

When the conversion ends, you can import JVC HM200 AVCHD footage to Avid MC after you locate the output DNxHD .mov video.

Additional Tips:

If you have problems when importing or editing your Canon, Sony, Panasonic etc, camera video files, you can check out “Brorsoft Camcorder/Camera Importing Tips" or "FCE, FCP, iMovie Column"to get your solutions.

Of course, if you need to get more import or output options, you also can choose Brorsoft iMedia Converter for Mac or Brorsoft Video Converter Ultimate for Windows, it can support nearly all popular video and audio formats and also has the advantages like MTS Converter for Mac and Wins.

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