Pinnacle Studio is one of the most popular video editing software owned by almost everyone, pro-alike and green hand. Meet problem while loading AVCHD MTS files to Pinnacle Studio 17/16/15/14?
Part 1. AVCHD MTS to Pinnacle Studio issue
“How to import MTS files to Pinnacle Studio for editing? I have got Sony A6500 camera, I like it because it can take photos and record full-HD videos in high quality, these days I recorded some videos with it, the recordings are in .mts format, I tried to import mts files to Pinnacle Studio but failed, the Pinnacle Studio seems doesn’t support MTS video format, can you help me to load my MTS to Pinnacle Studio? Thanks!”
If you also have problem editing AVCHD MTS video with Pinnacle Studio, please don’t worry. This article talks about how to get Pinnacle Studio work with MTS Files beautifully. Follow up.
Part 2. Pinnacle Studio supported Import Formats
- Video: MVC, AVCHD, DV, HDV, AVI, MPEG-1/-2/-4, DivX, Flash, 3GP (MPEG-4, H.263), WMV, Non-encrypted DVD titles (incl. DVD-VR/+VR), QuickTime (DV, MJPEG, MPEG-4, H.264), DivX Plus MKV
- Audio: MP3, MPA, M4A, WAV, AMR, AC3, AAC, Vorbis, WMA
- Graphic: JPS, BMP, GIF, JPG, PCX, PSD, TGA, TIF, WMF, PNG, J2K
Part 3. Solution to Get Pinnacle Studio work with AVCHD MTS
As you see, Pinnacle Studio doesn’t support all the video formats including MTS format. To get your Pinnacle Studio working beautifully with MTS files, the easiest way is to convert MTS to Pinnacle Studio editing format like AVI. To finish the task, what you need is just a common video converter like Pavtube MTS/M2TS Converter for Mac.(Read review)
Pros of Pavtube MTS/M2TS Converter for Mac
- Supporting SD/HD/4K MTS/M2TS/TS videos fully
- Supporting a wide range of input and output format
- Adjusting aspect ratio automatically or manually
- Don’t-Make-Me-Think design with ready-made output profiles
- No. 1 fast video converting speed
- Support macOS Sierra, El Capitan Yosemite, Mavericks, Lion
Converting AVCHD MTS to Pinnacle Studio supported fomrat
Step 1. Load AVCHD MTS file
Click “Add video” button to add your MTS video files to the program. Or directly drag the video you want to convert to the left item bar.
Step 2: Choose output format for Pinnacle Studio
Click “Format” bar to determine output format. Here we choose “Common Video” -> “AVI Video (*.avi)” as output, which seems to be the best one due to the great video quality but small size. Of course, MPG, MP4, WMV are also the proper formats for Pinnacle.
Tip 1: Edit or Create (Optional)
It’s an optional step that allows you to edit source vidos. You are allowed to customize your videos or even create your own videos as you desire by clicking “Edit selected task”. The converter comes with all regular video editing tools like Trim, Crop, Effect, Subtitle, Watermark. For basic video editing tasks, you can even replace your Pinnacle Studio with it.
Tip 2: Under the “Settings” button you are given a number of encoding settings of video and audio to fine-tune your output file. You can leave them at their defaults.
Step 3: Start converting MTS video to Pinnacle Studio file
Click “Convert” button to begin video conversion for Pinnacle Studio. The conversion time will probably take a good minutes or hours for each video, depending on the size of the video you’re converting, but for most files it is pretty fast.