Canon showcases four VIXIA cameras including the HF G20 with exceptional video capability. The G20 holds a CMOS PRO Image sensor and combines with a DIGIC DV III image processor to increase low-light performance (20 percent better compared to the HF G10). The hardware makes the G20 capable of face detection, Touch & Track, Cinema-Look filters and of course 1920×1080 recording. Many features could be repeated with Canon’s G10, one notable one is simultaneous record in MP4 and AVCHD. It can hit full HD resolution at 60p. However, the 1080/60p .mts videos are not standard AVCHD format and thus are not acceptable by editing software like Avid Media Composer, Final Cut Pro and Adobe Premiere Pro.
The simplest and fastest way to solve the problem is converting Canon Vixia HF G10/G20 AVCHD to one of Media Composer/ Premiere Pro preferred editing format. Here comes Pavtube Canon AVCHD Converter to help you out. This Canon Video Converter features full supports for almost all Canon, Sony and Panasonic AVCHD cameras, and it converts Canon MTS files to editable format for using in MC without visible quality loss and ensures audio and video in perfect synchronization.
You can follow the guide on converting Canon Vixia HF G20 AVCHD to Avid MC/Adobe Premire Pro on Mac
Step 1: After the launching the Canon AVCHD Converter, load your MTS files to it from your camcorder. Join several mts clips ticking the “Merge into one” box.
Step 2: Click Format on the main interface and choose specific output format for your video editor.
In order to convert Canon Vixia HF G10/G20 AVCHD to Avid, choose “Avid Media Composer > Avid DNxHD(*.mov)” as output format.
To get Canon Vixia HF G10/G20 AVCHD into Adobe Premiere Pro, the best format is “Adobe Premiere> MPEG-2 (*.mpg)”.
Tip: You may as well click Settings to set video size to 1920*1080, frame rate to 30fps for easy editing.
Step 4: Click “Open” button to get the generated MOV/MPG files on Mac OS X for use. .
When the conversion is finished, you can import video files to Avid MC or Premiere Pro for editing smoothly.