Panasonic DMC-LX15 4K to FCP/Adobe Premiere/Avid Best Workflow
The Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX15 (also known as the Panasonic LX10) is a premium compact camera which incorporates a large 20.1 megapixel 1-inch MOS sensor. The Panasonic LX15 features 4K video recording at 30/25/24fps including the ability. If you recorded some 4K videos by Panasonic DMC-LX15, you may like editing the 4K footage videos with a NLE. In this article, we'd like to present the Panasonic DMC-LX15 4K to FCP/Adobe Premiere/Avid best workflow to you.
Actually, it's not hard work. The easy workaround to work Panasonic LX15 4K with Final Cut Pro, Premiere Pro, Avid Media Composer is to transcode Panasonic LX15 4K footage in .MP4 to a more editing-friendly format. The process is surprisingly easy and can be done with the help of Brorsoft 4K Video Converter for Mac. The program can effortlessly encode/re-encode 4K MP4, MOV, XAVC, XAVC S, etc footage to advanced encoders like Apple Intermediate Codec, ProRes, MPEG-2, DNxHD etc.x to seamlessly fit for iMovie/FCE, Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premiere Pro, Avid Media Composer and more. If you are Windows users, simply turn to 4K Video Converter. Just download it and keep reading for a brief how-to on each process.
Download the 4K Video Converter:
Transcoding Panasonic DMC-LX15 4K footage into FCP, Premiere, Avid
STEP 1. Add 4K files
Run the program you just set up. Drag and drop LX15 4K video files to the converter. You can also hit Add files button to import videos to the app. If you wanna combine several videos into one file, you can click the "Merge into one" box.
STEP 2. Choose output format
a. To enable Final Cut Pro ingest 4K files from Panasonic LX15, click the "Format" bar and select Final Cut Pro > Apple PreRes 422(*.mov) as output format.
b. To import Panasonic LX15 4K to Premiere Pro CC/CS6/CS5, just choose Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas -> MPEG-2(*.mpg) as output format.
c. For editing Panasonic LX15 4K in Avid Media Composer, just choose Avid Media Composer ->Avid DNxHD(*.mov) as output format.
STEP 3. Start converting 4K footage
Finally, click convert and your Panasonic DMC-LX15 4K files will be converted into editable files ready to be imported into Final Cut Pro, Premiere Pro, Avid Media Composer. Just enjoy you post-production.