In this article, you will learn how to successfully import Canon EOS 700D H.264 MOV recording to Adobe Premiere Pro CC/CS6.
Canon 700D is an ultra-compact, highly versatile camera that will appeal to a wide spectrum of independent videographers including corporate video makers, wedding and event video producers and more. However, you may face a problem when trying to transfer Canon EOS 700D footage to Mac tools like iMovie, Final Cut Pro, Premiere Pro.
I just use the Adobe Premiere Pro CS6 to edit video clips, however, the H.264 video from the EOS 700D is a delivery codec rather than editing code, so i need to transcode H.264 footage to a more friendly format MPEG-2 *.mpg for Premiere Pro. Follow below quick tutorial up on how to transcode Canon 700D MOV to MPEG-2 for editing flawlessly with Adobe Premiere on Mac OS X (Yosemite included).
Download and install the app UFUWare HD Video Converter for Mac
Supported OS: Mac OS X 10.5, 10.6, 10.7, 10.8, 10.9,10.10;
It is a top MOV Converter for Premiere Pro. It supports encoding all Canon DSLR MOV files to MPEG-2 so that you can easily import the Canon MOV to Adobe Premiere for editing on Mac. This will help you import the file correctly and saving the rendering time. Plus, it can also transcode Nikon/Canon MOV footage to Apple ProRes .mov for FCP, Apple InterMediate Codec for iMovie/FCE, NDxHD .mov for Avid MC. If you want to solve the Canon MOV incompatibility problems on Windows 7/8/10/VistaPC, please turn to UFUWare HD Video Converter.
Below is a step-by-step guide on how to convert Canon D700 MOV to MPEG-2 for Adobe Premiere editing with Mac OS X like Mountain Lion, Maverick, Yosemite.
Step 1: Launch this Canon MOV Converter for Mac. Import D700 footage to the converter. You can join several video clips together by checking the “Merge into one file” box.
Step 2: Click Format bar to choose the output format. For importing Canon D700 media to Premiere Pro, please select Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas > MPEG-2 (*.mpg).
Step 3: If need, you can click “settings” to customize the output parameters, adjust the resolution, bitrate for easy editing with Adobe Premiere Pro.
Step 4: Click convert button to start transcoding Canon 700D MOV files to Premiere Pro for editing.
After the short MOV to MPEG-2 conversion, you can import the Canon 700D videos to Adobe Premiere Pro CC/CS6/CS5 for editing smoothly without rendering or any other issue.