The EOS M5 is an enthusiast-friendly model in the Canon’s mirrorless lineup. Like the other M-series models, it uses EF-M lenses with support for EF and EF-S via an optional adapter. The Canon M5 features a 24.2MP APS-C CMOS sensor with the company’s Dual Pixel AF, which allows for fast autofocus in live view and movie mode. It features a tilting 3.2″ LCD that can flip all the way down 180 degrees – perfect for selfies. The M5 can shoot continuously at up to 9 frames/second (7 fps with continuous AF) and can capture 1080/60p video in MP4 format. Photos can be shared via Wi-Fi, with the camera using Bluetooth for quick pairing with your smartphone.

Maybe you have used Canon EOS M5 camera recorded some 1080/60p videos, have you encountered the issue to import Canon EOS M5 1080p MP4 files to Final Cut Pro X?

When you load Canon EOS M5 1080p MP4 videos to FCP X for editing, you will find that your 1080p MP4 files are not supported by FCP X, you will have importing and editing issue. What’s the reason? From Apple official website, we will know that Fianl Cut Pro doesn’t support 1080p MP4 format well, only supports Apple ProRes MOV format well. In this case, what’s the best workflow to edit Canon EOS M5 1080p MP4 files with FCP X? The best way is to convert Canon M5 1080 MP4 files to Apple ProRes codec MOV, this is native supported fromat of FCP X, and with this codec you won’t have importing and editing problems. Here we want to recommend the best Canon EOS M5 to FCP Converter to you, with which you can easily convert Canon EOS M5 MP4 videos to FCP X and other editing programs or devices.

UFUWare HD Video Converter for Mac is the best software to convert Canon EOS M5 1080p MP4 files to FCP X Apple ProRes codec, Avid DNxHD codec, iMovie/FCE AIC codec, Adobe Premiere MPEG-2 codec, or other optimized formats(such as MOV, MP4, AVI, MKV, MPG, FLV, etc.) for editing programs and playable devices. Free download and try it.

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How to convert Canon EOS M5 1080p MP4 to ProRes MOV on Mac?

Step 1. Import Canon EOS M5 1080p MP4 files

Install and run UFUWare HD Video Converter for Mac as the Canon EOS M5 to FCP X Converter on your Mac. Click the “Add File” button to import the 1080p MP4 files from your Canon EOS M5 camera. You can add batch files at one time.

Canon EOS M5 to FCP Converter

Step 2. Select Apple ProRes MOV for FCP X

Click the “Profile” bar to get the drop-down list, select “Final Cut Pro > Apple ProRes 422(*.mov)” or “Final Cut Pro > Apple ProRes 4444 (*.mov)” as output format. If you want to convert videos to other formats, you can choose according to your need.

Convert Canon EOS M5 1080p MP4 to Apple ProRes MOV

Step 3. Custom video and audio settings(Optional)

Click “Setting” button, the “Profile Setting” window pops up,on which you are allowed to customize 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

Tip: Before converting MP4 to ProRes MOV, you can click “Edit” icon to trim the video, crop video size, deinterlace, add some special video effects, add watermarks, attatch subtitles and more.

Step 4. Convert Canon M5 1080p MP4 to FCP X ProRes MOV on Mac

Click on the “Convert” button, and the Canon M5 MP4 to ProRes Converter will convert Canon EOS M5 1080p MP4 videos to Apple ProRes MOV with best video and audio quality on Mac.

After the Canon M5 1080p MP4 to ProRes conversion completed, you can click “Open Folder” button to get the generated ProRes .mov files, and edit the Canon EOS M5 1080p MP4 video files in Final Cut Pro X/7/6 smoothly on Mac.