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How to Convert/Import Canon Vixia HF R500 MTS files to Premiere


For the prize and size, Canon Vixia HF R500 is a great camera. It does really well with daylight and outdoor lighting. Recordings at the highest resolution 1920 x 1080p/60 fps (28Mbps) are vibrant and clear. However, when you import the Full HD footage from Canon Vixia HF R500 to Adobe Premiere Pro, you may find the 1080/60p .mts videos are not acceptable. What's the best solution to get Canon Vixia HF R500 MTS to Premiere Pro for editing without any problem? From the following paragraphs you will find the best solution.

As the 1080/60p .MTS files are not standard AVCHD format and thus are not supported by editing software like Adobe Premiere Pro. The easy workaround to import and edit Canon Vixia HF R500 videos in Adobe Premiere Pro is to convert the MTS files to Premiere Pro preferred editing format i.e. MPEG-2. Brorsoft MTS/M2TS Converter for Mac is highly recommended here, the best choice for you.

This professional Mac MTS converter can generate best editing format/codec for filmmakers and video enthusiasts to use in different NLE apps, such as Adobe Premiere Pro CS4/CS5/CS6/CC, iMovie 8/9/10/11, Adobe After Effects, Final Cut Express, Final Cut Pro 6/7/X, and more. If you're using Windows, please turn to Windows version - MTS/M2TS Converter. Below is a simple guide to follow for transcoding Canon Vixia HF R500 AVCHD to Premiere Pro.

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How to convert Canon Vixia HF R500 MTS for Editing in Adobe Premiere Pro

Step 1. After downloading, install and run this Mac MTS Converter, just click the Add button to load the footage to the software. If necessary, you can click the button "Merge into one" to join several MTS videos to one file.


Step 2. Click the format bar or the pull down menu of "Format" to select output format. To get Canon Vixia AVCHD into Adobe Premiere Pro, the best format is "Adobe Premiere> MPEG-2 (*.mpg)".


Tip: If you want, you can click "Settings" button to adjust the parameters, such as resolution, bitrate, etc.


Step 3. Hit he button for "Convert" and start converting Canon Vixia HF R500 MTS to MPEG-2 video immediately.

Once the conversion finished, you can run the Adobe program to import and edit the converted Canon Vixia HF R500 files in Premiere Pro CS4/CS5/CS6/CC without any rendering or incompatibility problem.

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How to Import 1080 60p/50p AVCHD MTS files to iMovie

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