Summary: This article will show you easy workaround about converting Sony TD10 3D MTS to AIC MOV for iMovie/FCE editing.
Sony HDR-TD10 camcorder allows you to easily switch between recording in 3D and 2D,1920*1080 Full HD 60p/24p recording. With the Feast of the Epiphany, marking the end of the 12 Days of Christmas and the new season of Epiphany, you may shoot 3D AVCHD video in .mts or .m2ts format with TD10 to record the event of piphany winter swimming, however,you will find the 3D AVCHD is not easy to use on Mac as it's not well supported by many editing software, such as the iMovie and FCE.
Well, most of us found that it is difficult to play and edit Sony Handycam HDR-TD10 3D AVCHD videos with iMovie, FCE on Mac. That’s mainly due to its high rate compression and special codec. In order to make the AVCHD videos from Sony TD10 3D .mts compatible with iMovie/FCE, the easy workaround is to convert 3D MTS files to 2D AIC .mov or 3D H.264 MOV format. The following guide tells you the easy way to transcode Sony TD10 to iMovie/FCE native format for editing.
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How to convert Sony TD10 3D MTS to AIC MOV for iMovie/FCE?
Step 1: Connect your Sony TD10 camcorder to Mac via USB cable and find the 3D MTS files from the camera folder. Then copy and transfer the 3D MTS files from Sony TD10 to the Apple hard drive disk.
Step 2: Import Sony TD10 3D MTS files to Mac MTS Converter. Run it as the best Mac MTS Converter, and click the "Add video" button to load source videos. You may also directly drag and drop TD10 3D MTS videos to application UI for importing files.
Step 3: Click the “Format” option and navigate the mouse cursor to “iMovie and Final Cut Express>>Apple InterMediate Codec (AIC) (*.mov)” as output format.
Tips: If you want to output 3D video, you can also choose “MOV Side-by-Side 3D Video/MOV Anaglyph 3D Video/MOV Top-Bottom 3D Video (*.mov)” format from “3D Video” option, this H.264 MOV format is supported by iMovie/FCE.
Step 4: To set the profile settings, please click the “Settings” button. General speaking, the default settings are just fine. Click the “Browse” button to browse and specify a destination folder to save the converted files.
Step 5: When everything is ready, click “Convert” to start conversion work.
Conclusion: The Mac 3D MTS to MOV Converter will convert Sony Handycam HDR-TD10 MTS footage to 2D/3D MOV for iMovie/FCE quickly. After conversion, you can successfully work with Sony TD10 3D AVCHD MTS video in iMovie/FCE as you want.
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