Summary: Since Premiere Pro CC is not able to accept Sony HDR-PJ810 AVCHD files smoothly owing to codec problem, then the easy way for us to follow is to find a third-party program to convert PJ810 AVCHD files to MPEG-2, Premiere friendly format.
Sony HDR-PJ810 is one of the most popular camcorders on the market, since it released, it has attracted a lot of video fans. The PJ810 equipped 1920*1080 Full HD 24p/60p with 24.5MP Exmor R CMOS sensor, balanced Optical SteadyShot image stabilization, it also has equipped with advanced Manual Controls, users can manual control of Iris/Shutter/Exposure/White Balance, etc.
Sharing PJ810 AVCHD files with your friends or family, you can upload the video to some video supported forums or video sites for sharing online. I think you may need to edit PJ810 AVCHD files in NLEs such as Premiere Pro CC before sharing. Occasionally, many PJ810 users may encounter AVCHD files to Premiere Pro CC import issues.
“How can I import Sony PJ810 recorded AVCHD files to Premiere Pro CC for editing natively? Just got the Sony PJ810 camcorder and recorded some full HD footages when I travel, now I want to edit PJ810 AVCHD files in Premiere Pro CC smoothly, however, the AVCHD format is not supported by many editing software, can you give me some suggestions?”
As we know, AVCHD video is not so good for Premiere Pro CC editing, the best way is to convert PJ810 AVCHD to Premiere Pro CC best supported format. From Premiere official page, you’ll get the info that MPEG-2 is well for Premiere Pro CC. Here Pavtube MTS/M2TS Converter for Mac is highly recommended to you which is not only preset output format for most editing tools, such as FCP, iMovie/FCE, Avid, Adobe and etc., but also equipped with many output formats for portable devices.
How to edit PJ810 AVCHD files in Premiere Pro CC?
Step 1: Connect your Sony HDR-PJ810 camcorder to Mac via USB cable and find the AVCHD files from the camera folder. Then copy and transfer the AVCHD files from PJ810 to the Apple hard drive disk.
Step 2: Import PJ810 AVCHD files to Mac MTS Converter. Run it as the best Mac MTS Converter, and click the “Add video” button to load AVCHD files. You may also directly drag and drop AVCHD videos to application UI for importing files.
Step 3: Click the “Format” option and navigate the mouse cursor to “Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas>>MPEG-2 (*.mpg)” as output format.
Step 4: When everything is ready, click “Convert” to start converting PJ810 AVCHD to MPEG-2. This Mac MTS/M2TS Converter supports batch conversion so you may load multiple files and convert them at one time.
Conclusion: This Mac MTS/M2TS Converter equipped with some simple but useful editing features, such as merging several videos into one file, deinterlacing the original footages, cropping video size, trimming video clips, adding special effects and text/image/video watermarks to output videos. Now, you can edit PJ810 AVCHD files in Premiere Pro CC freely. Just have a try!