The Nikon 1 V3 Mirrorless Digital Camera is a compact, advanced camera featuring a CX-format 18.4MP CMOS sensor and EXPEED 4A image processor to produce high-resolution stills and full HD movies with notable sensitivity to ISO 12800. The combination of these two technologies also affords fast performance throughout the camera, including a full-resolution continuous shooting rate of 20 fps with full-time autofocus and a 120 fps movie frame rate for recording slow motion sequences.

With Nikon 1 V3, you can capture MOV recordings. If you have got the Nikon 1 V3 and often use it to record full HD video, you may have the need to import Nikon 1 V3 .mov to FCP 6/7/X on Mac for further editing. Whereas, FCP doesn’t support Nikon 1 V3 H.264 footages well, you may encountered many problems, like import it slowly, and couldn’t edit videos smoothly.

How to import Nikon 1 V3 video into Final Cut Pro X for editing without crashing problem and avoid rendering? The best method to solve these problems is to convert Nikon 1 V3 MOV footage to ProRes for editing in Final Cut Pro 7. If you are looking for a solution for the problem likewise, check out UFUWare Video Converter for Mac, a top Mac Nikon h.264 MOV Converter. It supports transcoding all Nikon 1080p MOV files to Apple ProRes 422 so that you can easily import the Nikon h.264 recordings to Final Cut Pro X, Final Cut Pro 6, Final Cut Pro 7 for editing on Mac(Yosemite, Mavericks, Mountain Lion included). This will help you import the file correctly and saving the rendering time.

Convert Nikon 1 V3 MOV to ProRes for Final Cut Pro editing

Free download Nikon 1 V3 to FCP X Converter:

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Step 1. Add Nikon 1 V3 MOV video to UFUWare Video Converter

Install and launch UFUWare Video Converter as the best Nikon 1 V3 MOV to FCP X Converter. Click “Add Video” button to load 1080P recordings into it. Of course, you can drag and drop videos into this App directly.

Nikon 1 V3 MOV to FCP for Mac

Tip: If you have multiple MOV files, you can select all files and click “Merge” to join your MOV files into one single file.

Step 2. Choose Apple ProRes as output format

Click “Profile” option, navigate to “Final Cut Pro”, and select “Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov)” as target format. Apple ProRes is the best suited editing code for FCP X and Final Cut Pro 6 and 7. When loading them into FCP, you needn’t wait for a long time for the rendering process.

Convert Nikon 1 V3 MOV to Apple ProRes

Step 3. Custom video and audio settings(Optional)

Click “Setting” option,the “Profile Setting” window pops up,on which you are allowed to custom video and audio parameters like bit rate,frame rate,resolution,sample rate,and audio channels according to your needs and optimize the output file quality.

Custom video and audio settings

Step 4. Start Nikon 1 V3 video to ProRes MOV conersion

When ready, click “Convert” button on the Nikon video to ProRes Converter main interface to convert Nikon 1 V3 MOV video to ProRes for FCP 6/7/X.

After the conversion is done, click “Open Folder” to get the generated files. Now you can import and edit Nikon 1 V3 1080p MOV video files in FCP 6/7/X smoothly and without any problem.