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Old May 16, 2011, 10:16 PM
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Default Convert/Import Canon Powershot G12 720p MOV to Quicktime MOV editing for iMovie

Convert/Import Canon Powershot G12 720p MOV to Quicktime MOV editing for iMovie

The Canon Powershot G12 automatically adjusts the ISO speed from ISO 320 to ISO 12800 in relation to ambient brightness, subject movement and camera shake. Shoot beautiful 720p HD video in stereo sound .The PowerShot G12 lets you record video in beautiful high definition (1280 x 720 pixels).iMovie is supposed to support Canon 720p MOV import, but it does not work very well.If you encounter any problem using G12 720p MOV on Mac, or want to edit Canon Powershot 720p mov in iMovie 8/9, it is recommended that you convert Powershot G12 full HD to common MOV for iMovie 8/9.So you may face the rendering problem when editing in iMovie. To avoid waiting for rendering in iMovie when editing, it is recommended want to convert Powershot MOV to MOV as iMovie native format.

Here is the step-by-step guide for you to import and edit Canon G12 720P MOV to Quicktime MOV to iMovie 8/9 without rendering on iMac/MacBook Pro with Mac OS X like Snow Leopard.

Step 1. Load Canon Powershot G12 720P raw videos to Aunsoft Video Converter for Mac.
Run Aunsoft Video Converter for Mac as the best 720P MOV converter on Mac, click the "Add" button and you can browse the Canon G12 RAW 720P videos for conversion.

Step 2. Choose MOV for iMovie.
Click the Format option and choose Common Video > MOV (*.mov) as output video format. To get high quality video, you can click the Settings button and make sure the original option is used for the Bit rate option. The application will convert MOV files to QuickTime .mov for iMovie.To get 720p videos, we need to click the "Settings" button and choose 1280*720 as output video size.

Step3. Merge Canon G12 720P MOV files. (Optional).
Tick the checkbox for “Merge into one file”, and the Canon G12 1280 x 720 @ 24 fps MOV converter will join and combine the video clips into a single file as output.

Step 4. Convert Canon videos to Quicktime MOV for iMovie.
Click the convert button under the preview window, the conversion from Canon Powershot MOV to Quicktime MOV for iMovie will start immediately.

After converting and merging the Canon Powershot G12 MOV files, just import the output Quicktime .mov files to iMovie 8/9 for editing and the video is in HD 1280 x 720. You can also import the output videos to Final Cut Pro/ Final Cut Express (FCE) 4 for editing in full HD.

This Canon Mac Video Converter also can convert Canon 550d, 60D,600D,5D,7D, 5D Maker II EOS MOV to Apple ProRes, Apple Intermediate Codec MOV for Final Cut Pro 7 ,Final Cut Express without rendering. If you want to convert, join, cut Canon Camcorder 1920*1080 MTS like Canon HF S200, HF S21, HG10 without compression on Mac , you can choose Final Mate for Mac.