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Split and Join Canon HF M300 Full HD MTS to Panasonic HDTV with no loss of quality
I am using Canon HF M300 to record videos and the camcorder saves AVCHD files in .mts format. The Canon VIXIA HF M300 captured 1920 x 1080 24Mbps Full HD Recording. I connect the Canon Camcorder to my Panasonic HDTV via direct USB. However, I found my shooting video of the HF M300 have some pause and interlace in the process of recording. So I need to delete much unwanted mts clips and join into one big files. So I asked for some help on some forums and was recommended to try freeware TSmuxer, TSsniper which can help me to split and merge mts files. But it is frustrated for Mac users because most of them can only work on Windows platform. Then one of my friend recommended to a new MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 cutter/joiner software for Final Mate for Mac exactly what I want - delete the unwant .mts clips and merge HF M300 1080/60p meaningful MTS files to one single MTS files without re-encoding. And I had succeed play those merged .mts files on my Panasonic TV.
Here is the detailed guide introduces how to Split and Join HF M300 record AVCHD .mts clips for Watching/Playing on Panasonic HDTV with Mac OS X Snow Leopard on iMac, MacBook, Mac Pro.
Step 1: Import/Capture Canon HF M300 Camcorder AVCHD files to Aunsoft Final Mate for Mac.
Free Download Final Mate for Mac as a Best Mac Manage MTS Converter. When Aunsoft Final Mate for Mac is run, it can automatically detect and pop up a wizard for you to capture video from camcorder. The videos would be listed on the "Camcorder" tab.
Step 2: Create a Movie for cutting and joining HF M300 1080/24Mbps MTS clips.
Click the Add movie button, and choose the" For Lossless Output", a movie about cut mts for lossless output will be created by default. Then select one or multiple mts video files you would like to split, join from the Camcorder tab and then drag and drop them to Movie tab. In this way, a Movie for no re-encoding will be created.
Step 3. Cut off unwanted parts from raw MTS movie for store.
From the timeline, to cut/trim the video, just play it and click the Split button when it plays to the frame you want, and then click the "Delete" button next to the Split button to remove the unwanted. And the Previous Frame and Next Frame buttons can help you locate each frame of the videos and cut with frame accuracy.
Step 4. Join/combine HF M300 AVCHD MTS raw footage.
To join another clip to the end of the movie, just select the file, drag and drop to the movie ID. The files will be joined into one file as output.
Step 5. Export One Big raw HF M300 MTS with no loss of quality.
Click the Export button and you click the OK button, the Mac MTS/M2TS cutter/joiner will start merging large .mts files into one mts without conversion at the fast speed. The non-conversion process will prevent loss of quality when Mac joining HF M300 avchd camcorder files for storing.
After a few seconds, I Connect Canon Camcorder Movies to my Panasonic HDTV via direct USB. Then Stream Canon HF M300 MTS to TV for watching with family. The output mts also can store the video on your home server, NAS or external hard drive.
Posted by panasonicc... on
Oct 13, 2010 | Computers & Internet
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