How to play and edit Canon FS MOD video clips on Mac before sharing with my friends and family? Canon FS series and camcorders are kinds of popular Canon SD camcorders. The Canon FS Series camcorder like Canon FS300, Canon FS200,Canon FS100, Canon FS10, Canon FS11, Canon FS30, Canon FS31 is the flash memory standard definition camcorder which captures video with MOD format and MPEG-2 compression. However, the captured video in MOD format is incompatible with Mac-friendly programs like QuickTime, iMovie, FCE, etc.
In fact, there is an excellent program-Mac Canon MOD Converter, specially designed for Mac users by Doremisoft Studio, which can easily convert MOD video from Canon FS or Canon DC series camcorders. Dozens of output videos are supported like MP4, MOV, MPEG4,AVI,WMV,etc. In addition, you can edit them still on this software or import MOD to iMovie, Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premiere Pro and other applications to edit.
Most popular Canon FS and Canon DC series camcorders as follows:
Canon FS series: Canon FS22, Canon FS21, FS200, FS20, FS31, FS300, FS30, FS11, FS100, FS10.
Canon DC series: Canon DC420, DC410, DC330, DC320, DC310, DC230, DC220, DC210, DC40, DC50, DC100.
Tip on connecting your Canon MOD Camcorder to Mac:
1. Choose a right mode for importing shot video
2. Locate the four-pin FireWire port on your video camcorder.
3. Once the camcorder is connected, take the other end of the FireWire cable, the larger six pin end, and insert it into the FireWire port of your Mac.
Step1: Install and Launch Canon MOD Converter for Mac
Step2: Import Canon FS MOD Files to Mac OS
Click "Add Files" to upload MOD Files off Canon FS300/FS200/FS100 camcorder to MOD Converter for Mac, you can add more than one MOD video one time.
Step3: Select Output Video formats for Mac
Press "Profile" button to find a suitable output video format like MOV, MP4, DV, H.264 for Mac iMovie, Quicktime, iPad, iPod, iPhones or FCP, FCE, etc.
Step4: Click "Start" to transfer Canon FS MOD files to Mac.
All in all, canon FS mod converter mac is a versatile MOD video converter, which can be also well compatible with MOD video from other model camcorders like JVC or Panasonic camcorders.