The Canon EOS 5D Mark III DSLR Camera (Body Only) is a full-frame 22.3MP DSLR featuring exceptional still image and movie recording capabilities. Integrating Canon’s new DIGIC 5+ Image Processor and 14-bit A/D conversion, this camera is able to produce superbly detailed imagery with immense low-light sensitivity that is further aided by an extended ISO range up to 102400. Image quality is further enhanced by the new 61-point high density reticular autofocus, including up to 41 cross-type AF points and 5 dual diagonal AF points for ensured sharpness. In addition to its large pixel size – for outstanding still images and 1920 x 1080 video, as well as the standard H.264/MPEG-4 AVC codec in MOV format.
Final Cut Pro X, the latest version of video-editing software geared for professionals from a company increasingly focused on mainstream consumers. Final Cut Pro X is a follow-up to Final Cut Pro 7, software Apple released in 2009 as part of Final Cut Studio. Like Apple’s newly released of Mac OS X Mavericks, Final Cut Pro X was only be available to customers through the Mac App Store. However, this new released FCP X does not support well with Canon EOS 5D Mark III MOV Videos.
So if you want to edit Canon EOS 5D Mark III MOV Videos in Final Cut Pro X, you are recommended to use UFUSoft HD Video Converter for Mac, which is the superior Mac Canon EOS 5D Mark III MOV to FCP X converter for Mavericks, Mountain Lion, Lion and Snow Leopard. It does not only convert Canon EOS 5D Mark III MOV to ProRes 422 MOV or H.264 MOV on Mac, but also merges MOV files for import into Final Cut Pro X.
Here is the step-by-step guide for you to import and edit Canon EOS 5D Mark III MOV to Final Cut Pro X on iMac/MacBook Pro with Mac OS X like Mavericks, Mountain Lion, Lion or Snow Leopard.
Step 1. Load Canon MOV videos to UFUSoft HD Video Converter for Mac.
After transferring .MOV files from Canon EOS 5D Mark III camera, run UFUSoft HD Video Converter for Mac as the best Mac Canon MOV to FCP X converter, and click the “Add File” button to load .MOV videos.
Step 2. Choose ProRes or H.264/AVC MOV output format.
Click the “Format” option, and choose Final Cut Pro > Apple ProRes 422(*mov) or General Video > MOV Videos (*.mov) for converting MOV videos from MOV to MOV with ProRes or H.264/AVC as video codec for loading to Final Cut Studio.
Step 3. Merge Canon EOS 5D Mark III MOV files. (optional)
Select all the files and then click “Merge”, and the Canon EOS 5D Mark III MOV converter will join and combine the video clips into a single file as output.
Step 4. Convert Canon EOS 5D Mark III MOV to MOV for Final Cut Pro X.
Click the convert button under the preview window, the Mac Canon MOV converter starts converting Canon EOS 5D Mark III MOV videos to ProRes.mov or H.264 .mov, and joining the MOV files for editing in Final Cut Pro X.
After converting and merging the MOV files, just import the output files to Final Cut Pro X. You can also import the output videos to Final Cut Express (FCE) 4 for editing on Mac.