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 is a follow-up to Final Cut Pro X, software Apple released in 2009 as part of Final Cut Studio. Like Apple’s newly released of Mac OS X Lion, Final Cut Pro X was only be available to customers through the Mac App Store. However, this new released FCP X does not support well with Panasonic DMC-GH3 1080 60p AVCHD Videos.
Caught in between HD and 4K,Panasonic’s HC-X1000 4K DCI/Ultra HD/Full HD Camcordercan help ease your transition, or allow you to jump right into 4K. The camera shoots and records cinema 4K at a true 24p, and UHD at broadcast compatible frame rates, so it fits smoothly into your existing broadcast workflow. The HC-X1000 features a 1/2.3″ MOS sensor that is always shooting at 4K resolution, and uses its two built-in Venus processing engines to scale the 4K image for Full HD delivery.
Supported OS: Mac OS X 10.5, 10.6, 10.7, 10.8, 10.9,10.10;
The camera records in .mp4, .mov, or AVCHD codecs, and features dual SD media card slots. Please note that Panasonic recommends using SDXC cards rated as UHS-1 U3 for recording at the highest bit rates. The camera incorporates two SD card slots, allowing you to use relay recording, simultaneous recording and when recording HD you can use Panasonic’s background recording mode.It supports several video recording formats:
QuickTime：[Full HD] 1080 60p/30p/24p, HD 720p
AVCHD Progressive：[Full HD] 1,920 x 1,080, 60p
AVCHD：[Full HD] 1,920 x 1,080, 60i，24p
MP4: [Full HD] 1,920 x 1,080, 30fps, [HD] 1,280 x 720, 30fps, [VGA] 640 x 480, 30fps.
So if you want to edit Panasonic HC-X1000 4K 1080 60p in Final Cut Pro X, you are recommended to use UFUWare AVCHD Converter for Mac, which is the superior Mac Panasonic 1080p/1080i AVCHD to FCP X converter for Mac . It does not only convert Panasonic 1080 60p AVCHD to MOV on Mac, but also merges 1080 60p MTS,M2TS files for import into Final Cut Pro X.
Here is the step-by-step guide for you to import and edit Panasonic HC-X1000 4K 60p MTS to Final Cut Pro X on iMac/MacBook Pro with Mac OS X like Yosemite,Mavericks,Mountain Lion, Lion, Snow Leopard, Leopard.
Step 1. Load AVCHD 1080 60p videos to UFUWare AVCHD Converter for Mac. After transferring .mts files from Panasonic HC-X1000 4K camera, run UFUWare AVCHD Converter for Mac as the best Mac 1080 60p MTS to MOV converter, and click the “Add File” button to load .mts videos.
Step 2. Choose H.264/AVC MOV output format. Click the “Format” option, and choose HD Video or General Video > MOV – QuickTime(*.mov) for converting AVCHD videos from MTS to MOV with H.264/AVC as video codec for loading to Final Cut Studio. With this option, the output video will be kept as high definition 1920×1080.
Step 3. Merge Panasonic AVCHD files. (optional) Select all the files and then click “Merge”, and the Panasonic DMC-GH3 1080 60p MTS converter will join and combine the video clips into a single file as output.
Step 4. Convert Panasonic HC-X1000 4K MTS to MOV for Final Cut Pro X. Click the convert button under the preview window, the Mac Panasonic MTS converter starts converting 1080 60p MTS videos to H.246 .mov, and joining the MTS files for editing in Final Cut Pro X.
After converting and merging the MTS files, just import the output files to Final Cut Pro X and the video is in HD 1920×1080. You can also import the output videos to Final Cut Express (FCE) 4 for editing in full HD.