How to Work with MTS files in EDIUS Without Problems
EDIUS is a non-linear editor (NLE) that works with most modern video formats. You probably would like to use EDIUS to edit AVCHD recordings from a Canon, Sony or Panasonic camcorder to get more wonderful video files. While, some errors appeared when import MTS to EDIUS: file import failure, no video playback, program crashed... Here in this article, we will outline the best method to fix the compatibility issues of MTS footage in EDIUS 5/6/7.
As we know, AVCHD is a 'version' of the MPEG-4 AVC specification, or H.264, and the latest version Edius Pro 7 can support AVCHD via the import method. However, AVCHD cannot be partially imported. And if you got the old version EDIUS, it seems that you can't open and play MTS video in EDIUS smoothly. To edit MTS files in EDIUS 5/6/7 in a flawless way, the reliable workaround we've worked out so far is to transcode MTS to EDIUS more edit-friendly format like MPEG-2.
To achieve the goal, Brorsoft MTS/M2TS Converter is recommended for you. It's especially designed to convert AVCHD MTS to EDIUS natively supported format without losing quality. Plus, this MTS converter also supports converting MTS footage to Adobe Premiere Pro, Avid Media Composer, Windows Movie Maker, After Effects, Premiere Elements and more to meet your different needs. What's more, some easy-to-use editing features like trimming, cropping, adding watermark, deinterlacing, etc are combined with the convert program. Now, follow the step-by-step guide transcoding MTS files to EDIUS.
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Download AVCHD MTS Converter:
Workflow for importing MTS to EDIUS:
Step 1. Install and launch the MTS to EDIUS Converter, and then click "Add Video" button to import .mts, m2ts files. You can check the "Merge into one file" to join multiple MTS videos together.
Step 2. Click the "Format" bar and select "Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas > MPEG-2 (*.mpg)" as output format on the drop-down menu. It ensures the smooth editing with Edius.
Tip: In case the default settings do not fit your requirement, you can click "Settings" button and enter "Profile Settings" panel to adjust video size, bit rate, frame rate, sample rate and audio channels.
Step 3. Click Convert button to start converting MTS file for Edius editing.
Once the conversion completes, you can click "Open" to find the output videos which can be directly imported to EDIUS 5/6/7. You've done.