Canon has been relatively cautious updating its Rebel DSLR line. The latest upgrade is the Canon Rebel T6s (760D). The Canon Rebel T6s features a 24.2MP APS-C sensor, up from 18MP and supports recording Full HD video in MP4 format. While, for the Canon T6s/760D footage with Final Cut Pro, ever met any trouble? If so, check out the page and found some tips for you to import and edit MP4 videos from Canon T6s(760D) in Final Cut Pro. It will give you some hints.

The Canon T6s (760D) outputs its files as .MP4 files (the container). Files are compressed using the H.264 codec. It is a final delivery codec, not one you want to use for editing. Therefore you may have problems when importing Canon 760D/T6s H.264 MP4 footage into Final Cut Pro. For smoothly editing Canon T6S H.264 MP4 in Final Cut Pro X, you should convert Canon 760D/T6s H.264 MP4 to FCP X Apple ProRes first.

To get the work done, a third-party converting tool is needed. Here UFUWare HD Video Converter for Mac is highly recommended. It’s a professional and powerful high-quality Mac video converter and editor. With it, you can effortlessly transcode Canon 760D/T6s MP4 files to ProRes 422 encoded MOV for Final Cut Pro. Meanwhile, the Mac HD Video Conversion tool can create files compatible with various non-linear editing systems like Avid, FCE, iMovie and Adobe Premiere Pro, etc.

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Convert Canon 760D/T6s H.264 MP4 to Apple ProRes for FCP X on Mac

Step 1: Run the Canon 760D/T6s to FCP X Converter and load your Canon T6s H.264 MP4 video files to the converter by clicking “Add File” button.

Canon Rebel T6s(760D) to FCP X Converter

Step 2. Click the “Profile” bar, and move mouse cursor to “Final Cut Pro” category, then select “Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov)” as output format.

Convert Canon T6s H.264 MP4 to Apple ProRes MOV

Tip: Before conversion, you can click the “Settings” icon to customize the video/audio settings: Video Codec, video size, bit rate, frame rate, Audio codec, sample rate, audio channels for Final Cut Pro.

Customize video and audio settings

Step 3. Click the big “Convert” button at the bottom right corner, the Canon T6s H.264 MP4 to ProRes Converter will start to convert Canon T6s (760D) H.264 MP4 to Apple ProRes MOV for FCP X on Mac immediately.

Once the Canon T6s H.264 MP4 to ProRes conversion completed, directly import the converted Canon T6s(760D) H.264 MP4 files to Final Cut Pro X/7/6, and then you can play, edit them on Mac freely.