The D7100 DSLR Camera (Body Only) from Nikon is a high performance, compact DSLR camera with high resolution photo and Full HD video capability. The 24.1MP DX-format CMOS sensor provides superior images with accurate colors and, designed without an optical low-pass filter, it maximizes its resolution for exceptionally sharp details. Full HD 1080p video is supported on the D7100 and offers professional-level control including continuous autofocus, manual exposure control, a built-in stereo microphone and an external microphone and headphone jack. Recording at 60i, 50i, 30, 25 and 24 frames per second is possible and an HDMI output allows for direct screening on an HDTV. At 720p HD you can record at 60p frames per second for smooth slow-motion sequencing.
Final Cut Pro X, the latest version of video-editing software geared for professionals from a company increasingly focused on mainstream consumers. Final Cut Pro X is a follow-up to Final Cut Pro 7, software Apple released in 2009 as part of Final Cut Studio. Like Apple’s newly released of Mac OS X Mavericks, Final Cut Pro X was only be available to customers through the Mac App Store. However, this new released FCP X does not support well with Nikon D7100 1080p MOV Videos.
So if you want to edit Nikon D7100 1080p HD MOV Videos in Final Cut Pro X, you are recommended to use UFUSoft HD Video Converter for Mac, which is the superior Mac Nikon D7100 MOV to FCP X converter for Mavericks, Mountain Lion, Lion and Snow Leopard. It does not only convert Nikon D7100 HD MOV to ProRes 422 MOV or H.264 MOV on Mac, but also merges 1080p MOV files for import into Final Cut Pro X.
Here is the step-by-step guide for you to import and edit Nikon D7100 MOV to Final Cut Pro X on iMac/MacBook Pro with Mac OS X like Mavericks, Mountain Lion, Lion or Snow Leopard.
Step 1. Load Nikon HD MOV videos to UFUSoft HD Video Converter for Mac.
After transferring .MOV files from Nikon D7100 camera, run UFUSoft HD Video Converter for Mac as the best Mac Nikon D7100 MOV to MOV converter, and click the “Add File” button to load .MOV videos.
Step 2. Choose ProRes or H.264/AVC MOV output format.
Click the “Format” option, and choose Final Cut Pro > Apple ProRes 422(*mov) or HD Video > HD MOV (*.mov) for converting HD MOV videos from MOV to MOV with ProRes or H.264/AVC as video codec for loading to Final Cut Studio. With this option, the output video will be kept as high definition 1920×1080.
Step 3. Merge Nikon D7100 HD MOV files. (optional)
Select all the files and then click “Merge”, and the Nikon D7100 MOV converter will join and combine the video clips into a single file as output.
Step 4. Convert Nikon D7100 MOV to MOV for Final Cut Pro X.
Click the convert button under the preview window, the Mac Nikon MOV converter starts converting Nikon D7100 MOV videos to ProRes.mov or H.264 .mov, and joining the MOV files for editing in Final Cut Pro X.
After converting and merging the MOV files, just import the output files to Final Cut Pro X and the video is in HD 1920×1080. You can also import the output videos to Final Cut Express (FCE) 4 for editing in full HD.