Import Movie from Flip Video Camera to iMovie
iMovie is free and it is pre-installed on Mac OS. It's great video editing tool for mac video fans. It's easy to operate. You can grab some videos and make your own video with it. However, iMovie only supports certain formats like QuickTime Video MOV, MP4 as input video file and
is compatible with most mini DV tape camcorders that play DV and HDV format, they transfer video through FireWire cable (also known as IEEE 1394 or i.Link).
So it will limit your video resources and creativities while your video is not supported by iMovie, the video format from Flip Video camera including Flip Ultra HD, the Flip video Mino/HD, etc is 720p video using H.264 MP4 encryption, and you can do some basic editing, naming and uploading for these MP4 files with the Flip comes with pre-installed FlipShare software, however, you can not get flip video to iMovie for editing due to video formats difference.
In this tutorial you will learn how to convert Flip Video to iMovie. So you can edit video clips from flip video camcorder on the iMovie in 3 steps. The steps are easy to follow, and no pre-knowledge is required.
Step 1:Go to download Flip to iMovie converter, install and run it
Step 2: Add Flip videos
After you put movie clips from Flip Video camera to computer with USB Cable, You can add flip video by clicking "Add Video" or simply drag videos into the main window. Then, click the image button on the right to select MOV or MP4 as the output format from the format list.
Step 3: Start to convert Flip Video to iMovie
After everything is set up simply hit the "Start" button. All the tasks will be done at fast speed and high quality.
That's it. With the simple 3 steps you can convert flip camera video files to imovie. Now, start to create your own video from flip Movie.