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How to Import HD Video into iMovie
High-definition video or HD video refers to any video system of higher resolution than standard-definition (SD) video, and most commonly involves display resolutions of 1,280×720 pixels (720p) or 1,920×1,080 pixels (1080i/1080p). This article discusses the general concepts of high-definition video, as opposed to its specific applications in television broadcast (HDTV), video recording formats (HDCAM, HDCAM-SR, DVCPRO HD, D5 HD, AVC-Intra, XDCAM HD, HDV and AVCHD), the optical disc delivery system Blu-ray Disc and the video tape format D-VHS.
Getting uncompressed HD content onto a computer for editing or processing will be a straightforward process with the corresponding storage requirements satisfied for its huge size. Therefore, if you don't have the corresponding configurations, you will have to turn to another way. For example, in order to import HD videos to iMovie for editing, you need to convert HD videos to iMovie compatible files, which is what Any DVD Converter for Mac can do.
Here the following is the instruction for how to convert and import HD video into iMovie.
How to Import HD Video into iMovie with Any DVD Converter for Mac?
Please download and install Any DVD Converter for Mac, and then simple follow the steps to convert and import HD video into iMovie.
Step 1: Download and Install Any DVD Converter for Mac
Click above Download button to download install AVCLabs Any DVD Converter for Mac
Step 2: Add HD video to AVCLabs Any DVD Converter for Mac OS
Click the "Add Files" button in the top-left to add HD video you want to convert from your hard disk. You can also simply drag-and-drop the video files to the program
Step 3: Set output format
Click "Profile" dropdown list, you can customize the output formats that iMovie supported video format. AVCLabs Any DVD Converter for Mac OS also supports multiple formats well including MPG, FLV, AVI, 3GP, MP4, iPod, iPhone formats as output.
Notes: Usually, default settings are good enough and they’re recommended. However, you can customize settings completely as you like. Here in Video tab you can set the Video Codec, Video Size, Video Bitrate, Video Framerate, and decide whether to Keep Aspect or not.
Step 4. Start converting and then import the converted files to iMovie
Click Encoding button to start converting HD video to the format that iMovie supported. After converting, open iMovie, click on File > Import > Movies, and navigate to where the file is. Create a new event and import into iMovie.
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If you are interested in importing and editing your HD video in iMovie, please click the following download link to download Any DVD Converter for Mac. There has time limitation on the output videos in free trial version. If you feel satisfied with the performance of AVCLabs Any DVD Converter for Mac, please click the Buy Now button to buy a lifetime license to unlock the time limitation.
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