Import and edit Leica TL2 4K footage in FCP X
The Leica TL launched as a mirrorless camera with a sleek minimalist, but functional, design. It features a 24MP sensor and faster processor than the original TL, support for TL (crop) and SL (full-frame) lenses, and a 3.7″ touchscreen LCD. Video can be captured at 4K/30p, 1080/60p and 720/120p. Wi-Fi is built-in, as is 32GB of internal memory. A tilting EVF with built-in GPS is optional. Now in this page, we will not highlight the features of Leica TL2, but Leica TL2 4K MP4 to FCP X best workflow. For those who’re intending to edit Leica TL2 files with Leica TL2 without any problem, read on.
About Leica TL2 Footage:
Video recording format: MP4
Video resolution/frame rate: 3840 x 2160 p (4K) 30fps, 1920 x 1080 p (FHD) 60 fps or 1280 x 720 p (HD) fps or 1280 x 720 p (HD) 120 fps (SLOMO)
When import the 4K MP4 footage from Leica TL2 to FCP X for editing the recordings on Mac, you may find the high quality 4K MP4 files are not recognized by Final Cut Pro (FCP X, FCP 7, FCP 6). The basic reason is a relatively new codec, and is not widely supported. These files are extremely difficult to import into all my major film editing software, including FCP. To make the Leica TL2 4K MP4 compatible with Apple editing software, the easy workaround is to convert Leica TL2 4K MP4 to Apple ProRes codec, which ensures best results when using in Final Cut Pro. Acrok Video Converter Ultimate for Mac is the solid tool to help users make the 4K MP4 to FCP X transcoding.
With it, you effortlessly encode/re-encode H.264, MPEG-4, XAVC, XAVC S, H.265/HEVC intra footage shot from camera or camcorder to FCP X highly compatible Apple ProRes 422/4444 MOV, ensuring maximum editing quality and efficiency. Besides, its also exports advanced encoders like MPEG-2 for Premiere Pro CC and Sony Vegas Pro, AIC for iMovie, DNxHD for Avid, etc. Download the program now. For Windows users, Acrok Video Converter Ultimate is right choice. Below are the steps on converting Leica TL2 video to ProRes codec for editing in FCP X, FCP 7 and FCP 6.
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Convert Leica TL2 4K MP4 to FCP X native editing video
Step 1. Install and run Acrok 4K Video Converter for Mac as the best Leica TL2 to FCP X Converter, click “Add File” button to import the Leica TL2 4K MP4 files to the software for converting.
Step 2. Hit “Format” bar to select output format. You can choose “Final Cut Pro > Apple ProRes 422(*.mov)” as output format. It is an ideal editing format for FCP X.
Tip: Advanced Profile Settings
In case the default settings do not fit your requirement, you can click “Settings” button and enter “Profile Settings” panel to adjust video size, bit rate, frame rate, sample rate and audio channels. Here personally I recommend you to set the video size as 1920*1080p for better editing. Of course, if you want to obtain original 4K resolution, just keep the video size as original.
Step 3. Click “Convert” button to convert Leica TL2 4K MP4 to FCP X ProRes codec on Mac with best quality.
After the video covnersion is complete, get the resulted files via clicking the “Open” button and then you can import converted Leica TL2 4K files to FCP X for further editing on Mac OS X(High Sierra, Sierra and El Capitan included) without any hassle.