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No Trouble Importing Blu-ray Discs into Final Cut Pro X on Mac

Monica Pavtube

Jun 23, 2014 10:42 am / Posted by Monica Pavtube

Are you interested in making videos out of your favorite clips? Do you have a director dream in your deep heart? Then you shall not miss Final Cut Pro X – a professional video editing app for OS X developed by Apple. It is featured by magnetic timeline, compound clips, merged clips, etc. Really useful for your movie creation.

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Another tool on your road to success in movie director is Pavtube BDMagic for Mac, for not every piece of videos can be easily imported to Final Cut Pro X, for Final Cut Pro X only supports those video formats such as MOV, MP4, M4V, and MOV is the most common and reliable. Pavtube BDMagic for Mac is an expert to convert Blu-ray discs to Final Cut Pro X Apple ProRes MOV.

How to convert Blu-ray discs to MOV for free editing in Final Cut Pro X on Mac?

Step 1. Load Blu-ray Disc

Run Pavtube BDMagic for Mac on your Mac and load your Blu-ray disc by clicking the “File” icon.

blu-ray to prores converter

Step 2. Choose target video format for Final Cut Pro X

Click the format bar to follow “Final Cut Pro” and “Apple ProRes 422 (HQ) (*.mov)”.

prores 422 codec

Step 3. Blu-ray disc editing (Optional)

In addition to Blu-ray/DVD source conversion, Pavtube BDMagic for Mac is also a video editor. Click the pencil form icon to get into the editing interface, where you’re allowed to trim your favorite movie clips, remove unwanted areas like black bars, add watermarks, insert subtitles, etc. What a powerful conversion tool Pavtube BDMagic for Mac is!

video editor

Step 4. Start Blu-ray to Final Cut Pro X conversion

After setting choosing the right and suitable video format for Final Cut Pro X, click the big red button on the main interface to start conversion from Blu-ray to Final Cut Pro X.

load video to final cut pro

After conversion, run Final Cut Pro X on your Mac, and click “File” and “Import” to load the converted video to Final Cut Pro X.

Kindly note: If you want to get multi-track ProRes 422 (HQ), Pavtube ByteCopy for Mac will be a good choice.

With this Blu-ray to FCP Converter converting Blu-ray discs to Final Cut Pro X ProRes MOV, you’re closer to your Hollywood dream. Looking forward to your great movie!


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