Summary: Due to the Video Recording by Sony PXW-FS5 4K XAVC can’t uploading to Premiere Pro CC on Mac for editing? here we give some simple tips to solve this unhappy things.
“I have captured some videos clips about 20 or so with my new Sony PXW-FS5, the recordings are in XAVC format with 4K resolution. I would like to uploading them to Premiere Pro CC on Mac for editing. But the problem is, there is a pop-up window indicate that the video format may not supported right now, I want to find some apps can import the Sony PXW-FS5 4K XAVC/AVCHD to Premiere Pro CC. Can anyone suggest something to help me out?”
As for Sony PXW-FS5, here is a closer look at the frame rates and resolutions:
Recording from above, the video format recorded by Sony PXW-FS5 are not supported by Premiere Pro CC. We should make video formats most suitable for uploading to Premiere Pro CC with best effects. Here I recommend you a professional software to handle this issue–Pavtube HD Video Converter for Mac, It can easily make the video recording by Sony PXW-FS5 converted to Premiere Pro CC suitable format like the common .mpg-2 format.
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Load Video Recording by Sony PXW-FS5 4K XAVC to Premiere Pro CC on Mac for editing
Step 1: Transfer Sony PXW-FS5 4K XAVC/AVCHD video footage to Mac hard drive.
The Sony PXW-FS5 camera store recorded H.265 video on external SD card, you can remove the card out of your camera and insert the SD card into an SD card reader and then connect the card reader to your computer. The card reader will appear on your Mac desktop, double click on the card reader icon and a window will open to show all the files stored on the card.
Step 2: Import Sony PXW-FS5 4K XAVC/AVCHD files.
Start and open the program on your Mac computer, from “File” menu drop-down options, select “Add Video/Audio” or “Add from folder” to import your source camera files to the computer.
Step 3: Select Adobe Premiere Pro CC optimized output file format.
Click “Format” drop-down bar, from its extended list, select “Adobe Premiere/Son…” > “MPEG-2 (*.mpg)” as the output file format, you can also select to output Adobe Premiere Pro WMV or MOV file format according to your own preference.
Step 4: Convert Sony PXW-FS5 4K XAVC/AVCHD to Premiere Pro CC MPEG-2.
Go back to the main interface, tap the right-bottom “Convert” button to start the Sony PXW-FS5 4K XAVC/AVCHD video to Adobe Premiere Pro conversion process.
When the conversion is completed, import converted media files to Adobe Premiere Pro CC for further professional post-production with no limitation.