How to import DJI Inspire 1 4K footage into Final Cut Pro video editing program? DJI Inspire Video Converter will be your ideal choice to convert the DJI Inspire 1 4K
When you got a DJI Inspire 1 and recorded some 4K videos with it, you may seek for a tutorial for the post workflow when dealing with Inspire 1 footage. In this tutorial, I will share a guide on how to import DJI Inspire 1 4K to Final Cut Pro for further editing. If you are in the trouble getting DJI Inspire 1 4K video to FCP, just find out the solution below. I will give you some hints.
As one of the outstanding features of DJI Inspire 1, it can shoot up to 4K video in MP4/MOV format with a 3-axis gimbal stabilized 4K camera. Whereas, we can’t bring 4K footage from DJI Inspire 1 to FCP directly due to the codec incompatibility. As we know, Apple ProRes Codec is the best editing video codec for Final Cur Pro, so we can convert DJI Inspire 1 4K MOV/MP4 to Apple ProRes codec(1080p would be the best settings.), which will save you both time and trouble, and all you need is to drag the result videos for prompt editing.
Converting DJI Inspire 1 4K footage to FCP editable video
1. Download Brorsoft Video Converter for Mac
Overall, this program is a completely professional Mac 4K video converter, player and editor. Unlike some free video converters, it provides hundreds of output format presets for 4K videos, such as Apple ProRes 422, Apple ProRes 4444 for Final Cut Pro, AIC MOV for FCE (Final Cut Express) and iMovie, for better editing and playing. This Ultra HD Video Converter is also available to customize the output resolutions to any size the users want. Thus, with the video converter app, you can fast transcode DJI Inspire 1 4K video to FCP, iMovie, FCE friendly format with ease.
2. Launch the 4K converter and click add button to import Inspire 1 4k clips to the program for converting.
3. Click “format” bar to choose the output format. You can freely choose Final Cut Pro > Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov) for editing in FCP.
Tip: Click the Settings button; you can recommended to set the video size, bit rate, fame rate, etc. Here you are recommended to set the video size as 1920*1080 for Final Cut Pro 6/7, which can’t support raw 4K video well.
4. Hit Convert button to start transcoding DJI Inspire 1 4K MP4/MOV to Final Cut Pro editable ProRes 422 codec.
After 100% accomplishment, you just need to click the "Open" button on the main interface to find your converted file. Launch Final Cut Pro, choose File > Import > Files…, and browse to where you save the converted 4K clips to. Choose the videos that you’d like to add and then start editing.
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