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JVC GZ-R70 FCP X-Edit JVC GZ-R70 AVCHD to Final Cut Pro X on Mac

The black GZ-R70 Quad-Proof HD Camcorder from JVC is designed to combine the ruggedness of many of your typical action cameras with features, such as a zoom lens and flip-out LCD, more commonly found on camcorders. To justify being dubbed a “quad-proof” camera, the GZ-R70 boasts a waterproof body that can be safely submerged down to 16.4′, an impact resistance rating stating it will survive drops from up to 4.9′, the ability to withstand freezing temperatures down to 14°F, and finally an IP58 dustproof rating. Features that distinguish it from an everyday action camera, on the other hand, include a 40x optical zoom lens that supports up to 60x dynamic zoom, a 3″ “frameless” flip-out touchscreen LCD display with a 230,000 dot resolution, and a full size SD card slot that can accept SD, SDHC, and SDXC memory cards. The camera records Full HD (1920 x 1080) video, and can take up to 2MP still photos at the same time as recording video.

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 El Capitan, Yosemite, 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 JVC GZ-R70 AVCHD Videos.

So if you want to edit JVC GZ-R70 AVCHD Videos in Final Cut Pro X, you are recommended to use UFUSoft HD Video Converter for Mac, which is the superior Mac JVC GZ-R70 AVCHD to FCP X converter for OS X 10.11 El Capitan, Yosemite, Mavericks, Mountain Lion, Lion and Snow Leopard. It does not only convert JVC GZ-R70 AVCHD to ProRes 422 MOV or H.264 MOV on Mac, but also merges AVCHD files for import into Final Cut Pro X.

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Here is the step-by-step guide for you to import and edit JVC GZ-R70 AVCHD to Final Cut Pro X on iMac/MacBook Pro with Mac OS X like 10.11 El Capitan, Yosemite, Mavericks, Mountain Lion, Lion or Snow Leopard.

Step 1. Load JVC AVCHD videos to UFUSoft HD Video Converter for Mac.

After transferring .AVCHD files from JVC GZ-R70 camera, run UFUSoft HD Video Converter for Mac as the best Mac JVC GZ-R70 AVCHD to MOV converter, and click the “Add File” button to load .AVCHD videos.

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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 HD Video > HD MOV (*.mov) for converting AVCHD videos from AVCHD to MOV with ProRes or H.264/AVC as video codec for loading to Final Cut Studio. With this option, the output video will be kept as high definition 1920×1080.

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Step 3. Merge JVC GZ-R70 AVCHD files. (optional)

Select all the files and then click “Merge”, and the JVC GZ-R70 AVCHD converter will join and combine the video clips into a single file as output.

Step 4. Convert JVC GZ-R70 AVCHD to MOV for Final Cut Pro X.

Click the convert button under the preview window, the Mac JVC AVCHD converter starts converting JVC GZ-R70 AVCHD videos to ProRes.mov or H.264 .mov, and joining the AVCHD files for editing in Final Cut Pro X.

After converting and merging the AVCHD files, just import the output files to Final Cut Pro X and the video is in HD 1920×1080. You can also import the output videos to Final Cut Express (FCE) 4 for editing in full HD.

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