Wednesday, December 4, 2013

Rip Blu-Ray to ProRes for FCP Editing on Mac

This guide is aim to show you how to rip blu-ray movie to Apple prores for Final Cut Pro editing on Mac.

“I am busy preparing for the filmfestival recently, and I encounter a problem about ripping a short blu-ray movie to prores for FCP editing, the movie is used to playing at the beginning of the filmfestival, who can giving me some suggestion?”.

For ripping blu-ray movie to prores,you need a Blu-ray ripping tool Pavtube Blu-ray to ProRes Converter for Mac is the best choice. With it, you can rip/convert Blu-ray movies to Apple ProRes  for FCP without quality loss in a fast speed on your Mac. Follow the guide below to get Blu-ray movies transferred to Final Cut Pro smoothly.

1. Get a Mac 
2. Connect Blu-ray Driver to your Mac

Step 1. Load Blu-ray movie

Install and run the Blu-ray to ProRes Converter for Mac, click "Add Disc" icon to add source Blu-ray/DVD Disc from disc driver. Or load from BD/DVD folder or IFO/ISO file.


Step 2. Choose output format.

Click the Format button, and choose "Final Cut Pro > Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov)" as best codec for FCP 

Tip: If you like, click on the “Settings” icon to adjust audio and video parameters, such as Bitrate, Size, frame rate, etc to your own requirements.

Step 3. Convert Blu-ray to prores for FCP editing.
Click the “Convert “button to start conver blu-ray to Prores Converter for FCP under Mac. Clicking "Open" icon, you can find the converted prores files then transfer the prores files to Final Cut Pro for editing freely.

And if you prefer to work with multiple audio tracks, another Pavtube ByteCopy for Mac software can do this for you, it supports to preserve multiple audio and subtitle streams and leave out unwanted ones, retain chapter information, allow editing videos, etc

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