CDROM-Guide forums

Go Back   CDROM-Guide forums > Operating System Forums > Windows 7
FAQ Calendar Mark Forums Read
Open   CSec   Data   DevDrv   CoOp   Audio   CDRW   CDG   VCD   DVD   HD DVD   Mac   VGB   PS2   DC   Xbox  


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old Sep 14, 2012, 04:19 AM
neal2324 neal2324 is offline
Veteran
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Posts: 525
Default iMovie for iPad 3-Upload Panasonic AVCHD video to iPad 3 to edit in iMovie

sponsored links

 
iMovie for iPad 3-Upload Panasonic AVCHD video to iPad 3 to edit in iMovie


Tags: iMovie for iPad,iPad,iPad 2,iPad 3,iMovie app for iPad,Install iMovie On iPad,edit AVCHD video with iMovie for iPad,Hands on with iMovie for iPad,Tips & Tricks for iMovie on iPad,iMovie for iPad 3,edit converted video on iPad with iMovie,edit mts on iPad with iMovie,edit avchd video with iMovie iPad,transfer video to iPad 3 for editing in iMovie



"I have a Panasonic AG-HSC1UP camera that produces HD videos in .MTS format (codec). I can import these videos with iMovies 11 to my MacBook Pro with no problem. I bought an iPad Camera Connection Kit for SD cards but had no success importing HD videos from my camera. I would like to know if there is any video application for the iPad that allows importing videos (with the .MTS format)?"

To work this problem out, you need to understand how the iPad Camera Connection Kit works. According to Apple, the Camera Connection Kit "support standard photo formats, including JPEG and RAW, along with SD and HD video formats, including H.264 and MPEG-4". Check the iPad specifications and you'll find that the iPad device itself is very picky on accepted video formats. In fact its supported video formats are limited to .avi, .mov, .m4v and .mp4 only. AVCHD recordings are usually H.264 encoded contents enveloped in .mts or .m2ts container format. Nether is supported by iPad. Thus the .mts footage will not display when you connect SD card to iPad with Camera Connection Kit. If your footage are Motion-JPEG encoded .avi files, there won't be any problem uploading video to iPad from SD card or the camera device.

For those who wanna import AVCHD .mts footage to iPad for editing in iMovie, here's a workaround:

1. Transfer the .mts/.m2ts footage to your computer first.

2. Use iPad Video Converter to convert AVCHD footage to iPad/New iPad 3 supported format.

3. Rename those conversions to with filenames exactly 8 characters long plus their file extension, e.g. 12345678.mp4.

4. Create a DCIM directory off the SD card's root.

5. Copy those conversions back to the SD card under DCIM directory.

6. Insert the SD card to iPad Camera Connection Kit, and connect the kit to iPad.

7. Now your videos will be detected by iPad automatically, select the footage that you'd like to copy to iPad and then tap Import Selected Videos button.

How to view uploaded footage on iPad:

The footage you transferred from SD card are saved under "Photos" instead of "Videos". The videos are saved along with other pictures so it may take you a while to find them.

How to edit converted AVCHD on iPad with iMovie:

1. Launch iMovie on iPad, create a new project.

2. Your converted videos are displayed in the list of Video source along with existing Camera Roll media on the upper left part of the window. Find the videos you'd like to edit and drag them to timeline.

3. Edit the footage as you wish.

Find more new iPad video solutions in Pavtube iPad 3 Column.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Guide: How to rip DVD,convert video,transfer music files for iPad jessic Mac User 0 Aug 19, 2011 05:31 AM
Edit 1080/50p videos from Panasonic SD99 in iMovie 11 or 9 with Best Quality and Burn jessie3026 VideoCD 0 Apr 20, 2011 06:32 AM
The iPad and iPad video converter that dad will love Leehom Mac User 0 Jun 12, 2010 03:49 AM
How to convert video to iPad & put video onto iPad? jessie3026 Legacy Game Backup 0 Jun 07, 2010 10:29 PM
How to Crack DRM video, Convert HD video and Mod video. Keac369 VideoCD 0 Jan 09, 2010 10:14 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:14 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 1996-2009 CDROM-Guide.com. All rights reserved