August 10th, 2016 by Smile Harney
With the release of Panasonic LUMIX DMC-GH4, many video pros or just video fans are planning to switch to Panasonic LUMIX DMC-GH4 camera which possesses the 4K video recording with the outstanding video quality. But their only hesitation is that the 4K video produced by Panasonic GH4 can not be edited by many NELs and unluckily FCPX is on the list. So is there a way to solve this conflict? Now the following article will just share the solution to successfully editing 4K video shot by Panasonic GH4 in FCPX.
FCPX has its own supported video format, but 4K video format is not one of them. To edit 4K video in FCPX nicely you need to convert 4K to FCPX accepted video format, such as Apple ProRes. iDealshare VideoGo is the right GH4 to FCPX converter which can easily convert GH4 4K video to FCPX/7/6 supported Apple ProRes. Besides iDealshare VideoGo can also support to convert unsupported MP4, FLV, etc to FCPX supported one. Of course the built-in editor in iDealshare VideoGo can also help you to do some simple video editing job: crop, rotate, merge, clip, add subtitles, logo, watermark, and some special effects to the video, delete subtitles and any unwanted video clip, etc.
The converting GH4 4K to FCPX step by step guide is also provided as follows.
If you want a quick import, you can simply drag and drop the GH4 4K video to iDealshare VideoGo. You can also try clicking "Add file" button to add the GH4 4K video to iDealshare VideoGo. Whatever which way you choose you can also enjoy the fastest conversion speed and the best output quality.
Click "Profile" button to set 'ProRes - Apple ProRes codec(*.mov)', as the exporting format from "HD Video" category.
Click the "Effect" button and a Video Edit window will show up as below. Thus you can trim, crop, adjust video image, add watermark, effect and subtitle to your movie.
Click "Convert" button to convert 4K to Apple ProRes. After the conversion you can import the 4K video from GH4 to FCPX for editing without any obstacle.
With iDealshare VideoGo you do not need to hesitate for switching to Panasonic LUMIX DMC-GH4 camera. Act now. Besides iDealshare VideoGo can also help to handle any 4K video produced from other cameras, like Sony Alpha a6300, Sony Cyber - shot DSC-RX 100, Samsung NX1 28 MP, Leica D-Lux Type 109, Samsung NX 500 28 MP, GoPro HERO4 BLACK, etc and convert them to PCPX, Song Vegas, etc supported video format.