The Flip Video is a camcorder for digital video created by Pure Digital Technologies. Variants include the Flip Ultra, the Flip UltraHD, the Flip MinoHD (1hr), the Flip MinoHD (2hrs) and the Flip SlideHD. The great Flip Video camcorders record videos in 640x480 resolution at 30 frames per second, using the MPEG-4 ASP video compression. The high definition versions record at 1280 x 720 resolution using H.264 video compression, AAC audio compression and the MP4 file format.
However, Flip Video can not edit in iMovie, FCP, FCE etc. How to convert Flip Video to iMovie, FCP, FCE etc for editing Flip Video easily?
Now with Aunsoft Flip Video Converter, you can convert Flip Video, Flip HD Video files to Apple ProRes 422 MOV, ProRes 4444 MOV, Apple Intermediate Codec MOV etc with no loss of quality for above uses. At the same time, you can get perfect video/audio synchronization, fast conversion speed and editing your Flip Video by trimming, cropping, merging, adding watermark, effecting and more.
Below is the step-by-step guide for you to quickly convert Flip Video to Apple ProRes Codec (*.mov) for editing in Final Cut Pro.
Step1: Download, launch the Aunsoft Flip Video Converter and add your Flip Video files to the program.
Step 2. Choose Final Cut Pro - Apple ProRes (*.mov) output format.
Click the "Format" option and navigate the mouse cursor to Final Cut Pro > Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov) as output format. The Mac Flip Video to FCP Converter will convert Flip Video to Apple ProRes 422 MOV with high quality. (Tip: The Apple ProRes (*.mov), DVCPROHD (*.mov), HDV (*.mov) formats under Final Cut Pro output profile are available when your FCP is installed on Mac).
Step 3. Merge Flip footage Video files. (optional)
Tick the checkbox for "Merge into one file", and the Flip Video to FCP Converter will join and combine the video clips into a single file as output.
Step 4. Convert Flip Footage Video to Apple ProRes (*.MOV) for Final Cut Pro
Click the convert button under the preview window, and the Mac Flip Video to FCP Converter will start the conversion from Flip MP4 Video to Apple ProRes MOV for Final Cut.
After the conversion, you can easily import Apple Prores to Final Cut Pro without rendering for editing.
If you would like to edit Flip MP4 Video with FCE/iMovie, Avid, etc, you can convert Flip Video to Mac itself bring format like Apple Intermediate Codec, DV PAL/NTSC, DVCPRO NTSC/PAL, DVCPRO50 PAL/NTSC (*.MOV) for FCE and iMovie, or transcode flip videoS to Avid DNxHD (*.mov) for Avid on Mac.