Canon‘s EOS series DSLR are famous due to the vivid image and Canon 5D Mark III is one of the hottest DSLR, it’s the main competitor to Nikon D800. 5D3 is a 22.3-megapixel full-frame CMOS digital single-lens reflex camera which is also capable /bof recording full HD MOV video with manual exposure control and in multiple frame rates, including 1080/30p and 720/60p in H.264/MPEG -4 AVC codec.
But, you may encounter some problems when you want to edit 5D Mark III MOV videos in iMovie on Mac. As we know, 5D3 recorded videos are in MOV format, this format is not compatible well with iMovie, iMovie best video format is Apple InterMediate Codec (AIC) MOV format, so if you want to edit 5D3 MOV video in iMovie smoothly, you’d better convert 5D3 MOV to AIC MOV for iMovie, you can follow the steps below to transcode 5D3 to iMovie.
Step 1. Free Download and run the Canon MOV to iMovie Converter for Mac and import 5D Mark II/III h.264 recordings to the program.
Step 2. Click format bar to choose the best output format, you are recommended to choose iMovie -> Apple InterMediate Codec (AIC) (*.mov).
Step 3. Click convert button to convert Canon h.264 mov footages to AIC for iMovie under Mac OS X with this best Canon EOS Video Converter.
After conversion completes, you can easily import Canon EOS 5D Mark II/III h.264 mov files into iMovie for smoothly editing on Mac as you want.
1. You can click settings button to adjust output parameters as you want, such as codec, resolution, etc.
2. Edit function is useful and convenient; you can do easy editing to the 5D3 MOV video.
No trouble with bring the HD video, a friendly Mac editing format, to iMovie 8/9/11 ? Have a good time on enjoying your Canon videos.
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