Have a lot of Canon Vixia camcorder videos but plan to play or edit Canon Vixia M2TS video on Mac OS X Lion? Your favourite Vixia HFS, Vixia HFM, Vixia HFR, Vixia HV series, all recorder in AVCHD formats with an .M2TS extension when connect it to computer. A glance of VIXIA series camcorders:
HF S VIXIA HF S30 VIXIA HF S21 VIXIA HF S20 VIXIA HF S200 VIXIA HF S100 VIXIA HF S10 VIXIA HF S21 VIXIA HF S11
HF M VIXIA HF M41 VIXIA HF M40 VIXIA HF M400 VIXIA HF M32 VIXIA HF M31 VIXIA HF M30 VIXIA HF M300
HF R and HV VIXIA HF R21 VIXIA HF R20 VIXIA HF R200 VIXIA HF R11 VIXIA HF R10 VIXIA HF R100 VIXIA HV40 VIXIA HV30
HF and HF G VIXIA HF G10 VIXIA HF20 VIXIA HF21 VIXIA HF10 VIXIA HF11 VIXIA HF100 VIXIA HF200
When you finish photography, the first thing you should do is transfer the Canon Camcorder MTS video to Mac for backup or playback. Follow the tips to easily backup your shooting. 1: Turn on your camcorder and make sure your camcorder is set to the right mode to import videos or photos. 2: Connect camcorder to Mac with USB cable(a 6 pin or 4 pin cable), insert smaller four-pin end of the FireWire cable into the the FireWire port of the camcorder and the the larger six pin end, and insert it into the FireWire port of your Mac. 3: Your Mac will automatically launch iMovie, So you can review your video or select "Import All", and make sure your camcorder is set to "Automatic". Notes: Not all the models of Canon Vixia camcorder can be recognized by iMovie. Some of them are partially supported with Video stabilization limitations or jittery playback. Anyway, there is a professional program designed for Canon Vixia camcorder users to transfer or edit Canon Vixia M2TS video in a safe and efficient way. Mac Canon Vixia Video Converter is assuredly the easiest and quickest way for Canon camcorder owner to transcode HD M2TS or MTS video to Mac-compatible formats like MOV, MPEG4, etc. Meanwhile, it has various optimized presets for editing applications like Final Cut Express, FCP or iMovie; portable devices like iPad, iPhone 4, iPod Classic, iTouch, BlackBerry, Zune, Creative Zen, iRiver, etc. Three steps on how to convert or transfer Canon Vixia video to Mac, iMovie or FCP, etc Step 1: Download the Mac Canon Vixia video conversion program, then connect Canon Vixia camcorder to Mac. Click "Add File" to load .mts or .m2ts shootings into the application. Step 2: Choose the output video format in the drop-up list of "Profile". If you intend to edit the
recorded clips in iMovie, select iMovie video->iMovie MPEG-4 H.264 video format as the target format. Step 3: Hit "Start" to begin the Canon Vixia to iMovie conversion. In addition, the Canon Vixia Video Converter for Mac also provides rich options such as Canon Vixia video trimming, Canon shooting cropping, Canon Vixia video effect, snapshot favourite picture and so forth. Know more about editing features of Mac HD camcorder video editor.