Thursday, October 22, 2015

Transfer and Edit Sony FDR-X1000 XAVC S with Premiere Pro CC Mac El Capitan

The Sony FDR-X1000 houses a ton of useful features for action lovers, plus it can record at 4K 100Mbps in Sony's efficient XAVC S codec. There's built-in image stabilization and the camera offers exposure compensation and white balance control. To top it all off, the X1000V records great quality 4K video.

The latest version 8.2.0 of Adobe Premiere Pro CC natively supports to decode the 4K XAVC S video captured with FDR-X1000, this also means the former version of Premiere Pro CC does not have the capability to ingest XAVC S files for editing. If you are trying to import and edit FDR-X1000 XAVC S files with Premiere Pro CC former version, you will definitely receive “importing errror” message.

To address this issue, the best solution is transocde FDR-X1000 XAVC S to Premiere Pro CC friendly editing codec such as MPEG-2, WMV or MOV. You can perform the conversion by downloading a specialist software called Pavtube HD Video Converter for Mac(support for Mac OS X El Capitan), which is capable of effortlessly decoding FDR-X1000 XAVC S to Premiere Pro CC ready-made customized formats with all the suitable settings. As a pretty ease of use application, all the conversion process can be done in just few clicks with high quality output video.

Besides Premiere Pro CC, you will also get no problem to import and edit FDR-X1000 XAVC S in other other professional editing programs such as iMovie/FCE/FCP X, Premiere Pro/Premiere Elements, Avid Media Composer, Edius Pro or played on El Capitan with QuickTime.


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How to transfer and edit FDR-X1000 XAVC S with Adobe Premiere Pro CC El Capitan?

Step 1: Add FDR-X1000 XAVC S video to the program.

Run the program, click “File” > “Add video/audio” to add FDR-X1000 XAVC S videos to the program.

Step 2: Specify output file format.
From "Format" drop-down list, select to out "Adobe Premiere/Sony V..."> "MPEG-2 (*.mpg)" format for editing with Avid Media Composer.

Step 3: Down-converting 4K to 1080p.
For smooth workflow of FDR-X1000 video with Premiere Pro CC you are recommended to downscale 4K video to 1080p from “Size(pix)” drop-down selection.

Step 4: Carry out the conversion process.

Press right-bottom conversion button to start FDR-X1000 XAVC S to Premiere Pro CC conversion process.

When the conversion is complete, you can easily import converted videos to Premiere Pro CC for professional editing.

By the way, you can also download Pavtube other software such as Pavtube Video Converter for MacPavtube iMedia Converter for Mac to decode and import XAVC S files to iMovie/FCE/FCP on Mac OS X El Capitan.

Further Reading:
How to Import and Edit Sony XAVC S to Avid Media Composer on Mac?
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Import Sony AX1 4K XAVC S to FCP and Burn to DVD
Open Sony WX500 XAVC S Videos in VLC on Windows/Mac