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Convert/Edit Nikon D3100 MOV to Editable H.264 MOV for Final Cut Express 4 Editing on Mac

The Nikon D3100 is one of the top 10 Best Selling & Top Rated Digital SLR Cameras 2011 on Amazon, which record full 1080p HD videos in MOV format. Successor to the popular D3000, it is built around a 14.2 CMOS sensor and a 3 inch LCD, captures beautiful pictures and amazing Full HD 1080p movies with sound and full-time autofocus.

But this MOV video format came from Nikon D3100 is a long GOP format that is highly compressed, it is not a good editing format. So you will not playback or edit smoothly the highly compressed MOV on your Mac with FCE 4. You need to convert the 1080p HD MOV footage off your Nikon D3100 with Mac Nikon D3100 MOV Converter for FCE for Lion. It does not only convert Nikon D3100 MOV to a playable/compatible Mac H.264 MOV on Mac for Final Cut Express 4 but also supports other Nikon D3100 cameras.

Nikon D3100 mov video converter

Here is the step-by-step guide for you to import and convert Nikon D3100 HD MOV files to Final Cut Express 4 on iMac/MacBook Pro with Mac OS X like Tiger, Leopard, Snow Leopard, Lion and Mountain Lion.

Step 1. Load Nikon D3100 HD MOV videos to Nikon MOV Converter for Mac.

After transferring .mov files from Nikon D3100 camera, run Nikon Video Converter for Mac from UFUSoft as the best Mac Nikon D3100 to Final Cut Express 4 MOV Converter, and click the “Add” button to load .mov videos.

Step 2. Choose HD MOV output format for Final Cut Express 4.

Click the “Profile” option, and choose HD Video > HD MOV Video (*.mov) or iMovie > iMovie MOV (*.mov) for converting the highly compressed Nikon D3100 HD MOV to compatible MOV for loading to Final Cut Express 4. With this option, the output video will be kept as high definition 1920×1080.

Nikon D3100 mov video converter

Step3. Merge Nikon D3100 1080 H.264 MOV files. (Optional)

Select the files in the filelist and click Merge, and the Nikon D3100 1080p H.264 MOV converter will join and combine the video clips into a single file as output.

Step4. Convert Nikon D3100 1080 H.264 MOV to Final Cut Express 4 on Mac

Click the convert button under the preview window, the Mac Nikon D3100 MOV converter starts converting Nikon D3100 MOV videos to Final Cut Express 4 MOV, and joining the files for playing/editing on FCE.

After converting and merging the Nikon D3100 MOV files, just import the output files to Final Cut Express 4 for editing still in HD.

If you are on a Windows computer with Windows XP/2003/Vista, Windows 7, Windows Home Server, and would like to put Nikon D3100 videos to Windows Moive Maker,Adobe Premiere,Sony Vegas for editing, just use the Windows Nikon D3100 video converter.

Tip:
1. The Best Nikon Video Converter for Mac also supports converting Nikon D7000, Nikon D5100, Nikon D5200, Nikon D3100, Nikon D800, Nikon D3100, Nikon 1 J1, Nikon 1 V1, Nikon 1 J2, Nikon D3S, Nikon D600, Nikon D4, Nikon 1 V2, MOV videos to ProRes MOV, H.264 MOV, MPG, DV, AVI, etc on Mac for Final Cut Pro 6/7, Final Cut Pro X, iMovie 8/9/11, Avid, Adobe Premiere Pro, etc.