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AVCHD to AVI for Adobe Premiere Pro

Nov 12, 2008 11:39PM PST

Hi All

Need advice on the following:

1) I am going to buy Sony SR10E, any comment on the product?
2) with best qulity recording how long I can record on 40GB?
3) MOST importantly: I would like to edit the footage using Adobe Premiere Pro (also have CS3)which means need to capture it on AVI. BUT HOW WOULD I convert AVCHD to AVI? or even WMV?

thanks guys

Ron

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If Premiere Pro cannot import AVCHD, you will need
Nov 13, 2008 6:29AM PST

something that can. I know Sony Vegas can do this, and I think there are others. You might want to consider a different camera format if your editor cannot handle what the camera produces.

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How to convert AVCHD to AVI, MPG, WMV, MOV , MP4, etc?
Mar 12, 2010 5:43PM PST
Tanbee AVCHD Video Converter
. Fast convert AVCHD to AVI, AVCHD to WMV, AVCHD to MP4, AVCHD to 3GP, AVCHD to 3G2, AVCHD to MOV, AVCHD to FLV, AVCHD to MKV, AVCHD to SWF, AVCHD to MPG with excellent conversion quality.
. Convert AVCHD to iPod, iPhone, iPhone 3G, Apple TV, PSP, General 3GP mobile phone, BlackBerry, Zune, Creative Zen, iRiver, etc.
. Edit AVCHD video, trim, crop, merge, add special effects.
. Extract M4A/MP3/AAC/WAV audio file from AVCHD(MTS,M2TS,TS,TP),VOB,MPEG,MPG video file.
. Capture any picture from AVCHD(MTS,M2TS,TS,TP) video and save as JPEG, PNG or BMP format.
. Includes: MTS Converter, M2TS Converter, TS Converter, TP Converter, MOD Converter, TOD Converter, etc.

Note: This version is for Windows. If you are using Mac OS, please click here.

How to convert AVCHD(MTS/M2TS/MOD/TOD/TS) video files to popular video formats such as AVI, MPG, WMV, MOV , MP4, etc.? You need a AVCHD Video Converter to convert AVCHD video to AVI, convert AVCHD to WMV, convert AVCHD to MPEG, convert AVCHD to MP4 so that you can put them on your Windows Movie Maker, iPod, iPhone, Zune, PSP, BlackBerry and other potable players?

Please follow this step-by-step guide to convert AVCHD video to AVI, MPG, WMV, MOV, MP4, etc:
Downlaod:
http://www.mts-video-converter.com/download/AVCHDVideoConverter.exe

1, Download AVCHD Video Converter:
2, Load the AVCHD video files you want to convert
3, Output settings
4, Edit your AVCHD video files
5, Start the AVCHD video conversion
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AVCHD Converter for Mac
Jul 16, 2010 12:34PM PDT

AVCHD Converter for Mac is necessary for AVCHD camcorder users to convert and edit AVCHD videos in MTS, M2TS, MOD, TOD format on Mac OS X. The Mac AVCHD converter helps you convert AVCHD videos to popular portable players such as iPod, iPhone, Apple TV, Zune, PSP, Blackberry, etc.

By importing converted files to some popular applications like QuickTime, iMovie, iDVD, iTunes, etc. on Mac OS X, the Mac AVCHD Converter enables you to upload converted video to YouTube, Google, Yahoo, MySpace, etc. for sharing with people all around the world.

AVCHD Converter provides you a lot of powerful video editing functions, such as video trimming, cropping and effect adjustment, it can also extract and convert audio files, capture pictures from various videos.

More info: http://www.avchd.converter-for-mac.com/

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MTS to mov
Jul 20, 2010 12:14PM PDT

I have a JVC Everio HD300 (AVCHD) camcorder,i am annoyed with the MTS files, for they counldn't be edit on Adobe Premiere but now i found out a fastest and easiest way to solve it-just use a professional HD Video converter which can convert MTS/TOD/MOD to wmv, mov, mp4, avi, etc. without any problem.The software seems to do a decent job. I've had good results converting the .mts files to .mov, with the settings h.264, 12000kbps, 1280*720, 25fps, aac. The files look good on my PC running Adobe Premiere, edit easily, and convert well to DVD format.
http://www.pavtube.com/mts-converter/