Import 4K MP4 from Canon EOS 90D to iMovie/DaVinci Resolve

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Import 4K MP4 from Canon EOS 90D to iMovie/DaVinci Resolve

March 8, 2020 Editing Software 0
Import 4K MP4 from Canon EOS 90D to iMovie/DaVinci Resolve

The Canon EOS 90D is a midrange APS-C digital SLR with an all-new 32.5MP CMOS sensor. It uses Canon’s latest Digic 8 processor and an updated metering sensor, which allows for face detection when shooting through the viewfinder. It features Canon’s Dual Pixel AF system for live view and video shooting, with speedy focusing and subject tracking.

My family used to spend a lot of quality time together, and we took so many videos during our leisure time, mostly in MP4 format. You know it is Canon EOS 90D. Truth be told, not all videos taken are satisfactory but we did not realize that at that time and now we want to edit the videos to make them more of our style, like trimming the length, cropping the size, etc. DaVinci Resolve is a good choice as far as I am concerned. Is there anybody to help me to learn how to edit Canon EOS 90D 4K MP4 files in DaVinci Resolve 16? Much appreciated!

Having problems importing Canon EOS 90D .mp4 file types into my iMovie project. I will go to import the folder and the yellow loading bar will come up to say that it’s importing. How to deal with this problem?

This place is exactly right for you. This article aims to guide users to edit Canon EOS 90D 4K MP4 videos in iMovie/DaVinci Resolve.

Can I Import Canon EOS 90D 4K MP4 onto iMovie/DaVinci Resolve

Many people take videos using their camcorders and later on they want to edit the videos out of various reasons. Naturally, they will think of iMovie or DaVinci Resolve, but they can’t handle Canon EOS 90D 4K MP4 well.

Therefore, if you want to edit Canon EOS 90D footage in iMovie or DaVinci Resolve, it is not possible to import 4K MP4 files into iMovie/DaVinci Resolve directly. Instead, you may need to spend extra efforts to convert the Canon EOS 90D recordings to iMovie/DaVinci Resolve supported format, such as MOV. To do so, you need the help of third party professional software, which can fulfill the job of converting files from one format to another.

There are a variety of choices but concerning output quality, process speed, and editing features, I would recommend Acrok Video Converter Ultimate for Mac to you. This 4K video converter can convert files from one format to another without losing any quality. Against the application of GPU accelerating technology, this video converter is able to process files at 6 times higher speed compared to other programs in the same category, which makes it very efficient and popular, especially for those who have a bunch of videos to convert.

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Convert Canon EOS 90D 4K MP4 to MOV for iMovie and DaVinci Resolve

Okay, now we are ready to convert the Canon EOS 90D 4K files in MP4 format to iMovie and DaVinci Resolve supported format MOV with Acrok Video Converter Ultimate for Mac. To begin with, make sure you have already downloaded and installed the program to your computer. Note that either Mac or Windows operating system is supported so you need to download specific version to your computer based on what operating system you are running. Then, you may follow the steps below to import and convert MP4 to MOV.

Step 1: Launch the program.
Open up Acrok Video Converter Ultimate for Mac as Canon Video Converter for Canon EOS 90D. When its main interface comes up, click “Add File” to load your source media.

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Step 2: Change the output format.
From the format drop-down menu, click Format to enter the Profile panel, where you are able to browse for your target output format from the right pane. For iMvoie users, choose iMovie AIC (*.mov), for DaVinci Resolve users, choose DNxHD (*.mov) as output format.

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Step 3: Convert Canon EOS 90D MP4 to MOV.
Hit on Convert to start processing the file, which will take a few minutes depending on how large your file is. After the process completes, you will have the file ended in MOV, which is compatible with your iMovie and DaVinci Resolve.


Now you see if you ask me “how do I import Canon EOS 90D videos into iMovie”, “how do I import Canon EOS 90D videos into DaVinci Resove” I may give a few possible answers. You can convert 4K MP4 to iMovie/DaVinci Resolve compatible format like MOV and then import MOV to iMovie/DaVinci Resolve for editing.

By converting Canon EOS 90D footage to MOV, you may rely on Acrok Video Converter Ultimate for Mac (macOS Catalina is supported), which can help you do the job effortlessly. Later, you can load the converted file to iMovie, DaVinci Resolve, Premiere Pro CC, FCP X, Avid Media Composer, Vegas Pro 17, etc., for editing or as I said before, you can directly edit your files within Acrok Video Converter Ultimte for Mac because it is also a video editor. With this program, you will get a lossless video back after conversion.

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