Do you have a lot of Blu-Ray Discs and want to edit the content with Final Cut Pro X? However, Final Cut Pro only can supports QuickTime etc common video formats natively, not Blu-Ray Discs.
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 had released version 10.1.1 release. We saw it step by step to upgrade to meet user more and more demand, but there is only one thing that no way to achieve so far. That is importing Blu-ray to Final Cut Pro X for further editing. Since Final Cut Pro only accepts DV, HDV, DVCProHD, and XDCAM video formats. So to add Blu-ray films into FCP X, the easy workaround is to export Blu-ray to Final Cut Pro X supported formats like Apple ProRes codecs on Mac. There is an easy way to help us. Let’s find it out here.
The best program for converting Blu-ray to FCP X is aPubSoft Blu-ray Ripper for Mac. With it, we can effortlessly rip Blu-ray to Apple ProRes MOV format for further editing within Final Cut Pro 6/7 and FCP X on Mac (Mavericks and Yosemite included) without quality loss. Now download this program and follow this guide below to complete your task.
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How to convert Blu-ray movies to ProRes 422 for Final Cut Pro X?
Step 1. Load Blu-ray movie.
Download the best Blu-ray FCP X Converter for Mac, install and run the Mac app. Insert Blu-ray to disc drive, click the “Load disc” button to import source Blu-ray.
Pick one audio track and subtitles in the drop-down list of Audio and Subtitles. You are free to preview Blu-ray movie in the right preview window to check if you get the correct audio track and subtitles.
Step 2. Select output format.
Choose the suitable output format from the “Format” menu, and here choose “Final Cut Pro > Apple ProRes 422(*.mov)” as output format.
Tip: If you like, click on the “Settings” icon to adjust audio and video parameters, such as Bitrate, Size, frame rate, etc to your own requirements.
Step 3. Start ripping Blu-ray movies to ProRes 422 for FCP X.
Double check all press and hit the “Convert” button to start ripping Blu-ray movies to Final Cut Pro X compatible Apple ProRes format on Max OS X. Once the conversion finishes, import the ripped video files to FCP X and edit them to get your own video clip with ease.