“I have a JVC camera. I was planning to make a video with the films but when I put them on my Mac it was in MOD format which imovie does not recognize. Does anyone know a totally free Mac video format convertor. I tried to use streamclip but they kept prompting me to buy the add-on when I try to convert a file.” From Yahoo Answer.
Lots of MOD files captured with JVC/Pananonic/Canon camcorder and would like to edit the files with iMovie on your Mac.However,you come across the problem that iMovie can not support the MOD files. So have you met the same problem of converting MOD to iMovie?Don’t worry,here we got a solution for you.
MOD to iMovie converter is the best solution to assist you to edit MOD movies with iMoive. It can convert/import JVC mod file /Pananonic mod file/Canon camcorder .mod files to iMovie mpeg-4, mpeg-2, mov or dv. Besides, MOD file to iMovie Converter has the ability to support almost all video formats, such as AVI, MP4, MOV, FLV, WMV,TS, DV, F4V, MKV, TOD, AVCHD, HD Video, etc.
It is a good MOD editing software that allows you to trim, crop, merge MOD files and add effect to them. Even though edit MOD in iMovie is easy, so that all work can be finished with just a few mouse clicks!
Now there are only three easy steps to import MOD to iMovie:
Step 1: Add MOD files
Click the “Add File” button to add the MOD files you want to import to iMovie from your Mac hard disc. Then double click a file or select a file and click on “Open” to add it.
Step 2: Select the output format
On the Profile field, you will see a small arrow at the very right, click on it to open the Profile drop-up list, move your mouse cursor to “iMovie Video” and click on the “iMovie MOV” profile. Then check the “Apply to all” option so you can convert all added MOD files into selected format.
If you want to convert MOD to iPod, iPhone etc., you can also find the preset profiles here.
Step 3: Start to convert MOD to iMovie
Now, you can click on the big round Start button to start the conversion. You can see the time it will take to finish the conversion on the conversion window. And then you can how you can relax during the conversion time, a cup of tea, or a nice meal, and then come back for the converted files.
Tip: After the conversion,you can enjoy your videos on Mac or you can do more future editing.