Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III Digital Camera is a versatile and advanced point-and-shoot featuring a large 20.1 megapixel 1″ Exmor R CMOS sensor to produce high-resolution still imagery and full HD video. This sensor’s design utilizes backside-illuminated technology to improve clarity and image quality when working in dimly-lit conditions as well as increase the sensitivity to a native ISO 12800. Benefitting the performance of this sensor is the BIONZ X image processor, which helps to produce images with smooth quality and tonal gradations as well as provide expedited performance throughout all aspects of the camera, including a continuous shooting rate of 10 fps in Speed Priority mode, shutter release lag of 0.008 sec., and XAVC S movie recording at 50 Mbps.
However, the latest high definition XAVC S video format introduced by Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III–is not supported by the usual video editors including Final Cut Pro, iMovie, Final Cut Express, Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premiere Pro, etc. so far. To edit Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III XAVC S footage on Mac smoothly, the easy workaround is to use a great UFUSoft XAVC Converter for Mac, which can convert XAVC S files from Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III to Mac fully compatible format and keep original quality at the mean while.
This software can export Sony DSC-RX100 III XAVC S to ProRes for Final Cut Pro, Sony DSC-RX100 III XAVC S to Apple InterMedaite Codec(AIC) for iMovie/FCE, Sony DSC-RX100 III XAVC S to DNxHD for Avid Media Composer, Sony DSC-RX100 III XAVC S to MPEG-2 for Adobe Premiere Pro and more NLE systems for native editing. Here is an easy and efficient solution for you.
How to Convert and Import Sony DSC-RX100 III XAVC S footage to FCP,Avid, FCE, iMovie and Premiere?
Step 1. Load Sony DSC-RX100 III XAVC S files to the program
Install and launch the Sony XAVC S Converter Mac. Click Add button to load Sony DSC-RX100 III XAVC S footages for converting. And you can combine the XAVC S files together by checking the Sony DSC-RX100 III files you want to mix in file list and click Merge.
Step 2. Click on the “Format” bar and choose a best editable format.
a. You just need to go to Final Cut Pro column by choosing “Apple ProRes 422 (HQ) (*.mov)” as best video format for editing Sony DSC-RX100 III XAVC S in Final Cut Pro as well as good video quality. b. To convert Sony DSC-RX100 III XAVC S to Avid Media Composer, choose Avid Media Composer -> Avid DNxHD (*.mov) as the target format. c. To convert Sony DSC-RX100 III XAVC S to FCE/iMovie, choose iMovie and Final Cut Express -> Apple Intermediate Codec (*.mov) as the target format.
d. Choose Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas –> MPEG-2(*.mpg) as output format for editing DSC-RX100 III XAVC S in Adobe with natively supported video codec.
Step 3. Adjust video and audio settings.
You also can click “Settings” to set video frame rate, video size and Video Bitrate as you want.
Step 4. Start Converting Sony DSC-RX100 III XAVC S files
As soon as all things are finished, please click “Convert” button to start the Sony DSC-RX100 III XAVC S to FCP/Avid/FCE/iMovie/Premiere Mac conversion.
Once the conversion process shows 100%, you can easily import the converted files to Final Cut Pro, iMovie, Final Cut Express, Adobe Premiere Pro, Avid Media Composer with smooth workflow.