From this article you will know the way to import Panasonic HC-WX970K (or WX970) recorded 4K files and 1080p AVCHD MTS files to FCP X, and you will know the way to edit Panasonic HC-WX970K files in FCP X with native supported Apple ProRes 422/4444 codec.
Panasonic HC-WX970K is a 4K Ultra HD Camcorder, it has the ability to record 4K ultra HD videos with Exclusive 4K Photo Pause and Capture of any Frame. This camcorder used 1/2.3″ Back-Illuminated MOS Sensor, which can record 4K videos with high quality, you can also use it to record 1080p videos, and in 1080p resolution you can record slow-motion video at up to 120 frames-per-second.
Main feature of Panasonic WX970K
Twin Camera Operation
HDR (High Dynamic Range) Movie Mode
Baby Calendar / Stop-Motion Animation Assist
Full-HD Slow Motion Video
High-Speed Precision Autofocus
Level Shot Function
5-Axis HYBRID OIS
How to import Panasonic HC-WX970K to FCP X?
“Hello, can you help me to import Panasonic HC-WX970K 4K files and AVCHD MTS files into FCP X on Mac? I purchased the WX970 camcorder two weeks ago, and I recorded a lot of videos after got it, these videos are 4K videos and some 1080p MTS videos, I would like to import the videos into Final Cut Pro X for editing, but when I load the footages the Final Cut said the video format is not supported, can you help me to get Panasonic HC-WX970K to FCP X?”
Maybe you have used Panasonic HC-WX970K camcorder recorded some videos, have you encountered the issue to import Panasonic HC-WX970K files to FCP X? the Panasonic HC-WX970K camcorder can record 4K videos and 1080p AVCHD MTS videos, they will offer high quality videos for you, but when you load Panasonic HC-WX970K videos to FCP X for editing, you will find that your 4K videos and AVCHD MTS files are not supported by FCP X, you will have importing and editing issue. What’s the reason? It is FCP X can’t support 4K and 1080p AVCHD MTS files well, if you load the footages into Final Cut Pro X for editing directly, you will get problems.
In this case, what’s the best workflow to edit Panasonic HC-WX970K files with FCP X? the best way is to convert Panasonic HC-WX970K files to Apple ProRes codec, this is native supported codec of FCP X and with this codec you won’t have importing and editing problems. Here we want to introductory the best Panasonic HC-WX970K to FCP X converter, with which you can easily convert Panasonic HC-WX970K videos to FCP X and other editing programs or devices.
Panasonic HC-WX970K to FCP X converter
Acrok HD Video Converter for Mac is the best software to convert 4K videos or 1080p HD videos to any formats you need, such as convert Panasonic HC-WX970K files to MOV, MP4, AVI, etc. formats. Or you can use this converter to convert videos from Panasonic 4K camcorder like WX970K to FCP X, Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premiere Pro, etc. it has many optimized formats for editing programs and playable devices, now please free download and try it.
1. Free download Apple ProRes converter through the download link, install this software on your Mac, launch it you will see the main interface. This software also has Windows version, if you want to convert videos on Windows you can use the Windows version.
2. Click add files buttons to import your Panasonic HC-WX970K 4K videos or 1080p AVCHD MTS videos.
3. Click format bar and choose Final Cut Pro -> Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov), this is the best format for Final Cut Pro X. if you want to edit videos with other programs please choose according to your need.
4. Click convert button to start.
Panasonic HC-WX970K to FCP X conversion will be finished soon, when the files are converted you can import your videos into Final Cut Pro X, and then you will be able to import Panasonic HC-WX970K files to FCP X and edit natively.