Load Panasonic Lumix GM1 mts files into Kdenlive for editing
Summary: To get Panasonic Lumix GM1 mts files to something else that workable with Kdenlive by converting it to a better format for editing.
"I had a Panasonic Lumix GM1 camera that records mts video, which was not supported by my editing software Kdenlive, I wanted to convert my AVCHD mts footage that I could then load into Kdenlive for editing. I had used some video converters, by the output audio was badly out of sync with the image, and could you give me some suggestion? I worked on Mac OS X."
As we know, Kdenlive is a nice editor due to its multi-functions, like adding various video and audio effects, and exporting videos to DVD with chapters and simple menu. However, you will find that you can’t edit Panasonic Lumix GM1 AVCHD files directly in Kdenlive. Kdenlive relies on ffmpeg and the video format that Kdenlive can support includes MOV, AVI, WMV, MPEG, and Flash Video. Certainly the AVCHD footages from Panasonic Lumix GM1 can not be readable or recognized by Kdenlive.
So if you want to transfer Panasonic Lumix GM1 mts files to Kdenlive, you need to convert Panasonic Lumix GM1 AVCHD to Kdenlive best editing codec and format, and then you can edit GM1 footages in Kdenlive smoothly without rendering. Below is a guide for you to transcode Panasonic Lumix GM1 AVCHD to Kdenlive.
Step 1. Download the best MTS/M2TS Converter for Mac.
Install and run the Mac AVCHD Converter as the best Panasonic AVCHD to Kdenlive Converter, and directly drag and drop GM1 AVCHD videos.
Step 2. Select output video format compatible with Kdenlive.
Click the drop-down list in the Format line and choose MOV (AVC)(*.mov) for editing in Kdenlive.
Step 3. Adjust the output video’s parameters as you want.
Click the Setting button after the Format to get the Profile Settings.
Step 4. Convert Panasonic Lumix GM1 MTS/M2TS to Kdenlive for editing on Mac OS X.
Click the "Convert" button to start converting Panasonic Lumix GM1 MTS/M2TS to MOV for Kdenlive. With this Sony AVCHD to MOV Converter, you can edit Panasonic Lumix GM1 video in Kdenlive smoothly.
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