The Nikon D5 is the first Nikon DSLR capable of capturing 4K UHD video (3840×2160 at 30p), letting users create stunning ultra-high definition video with beautiful clarity and color. Multimedia content creators can also use the D5 to create 4K time-lapse videos in-camera using the Time-lapse Movie function, and can create 8-megapixel still images from frame grabs. A great addition to any production environment, the D5 includes all of the most popular pro-level features of the Nikon D5, including Full HD 1080p video at a variety of frame rates, uncompressed HDMI out, simultaneous live view and headphone/microphone connections.

Well, it is good for us to take high quality images and record vivid 4K and Full HD videos. The Nikon D5 cam encodes 4K footage with H.264 codec and save the files in MOV container format. However, I usually saw the camcorder users encounter importing issues when attempting to edit Nikon 4K MOV footage with Adobe Premiere or Sony Vegas like import it slowly, and couldn’t edit videos smoothly. The H.264 codec is a final delivery codec; it is not one you want to use for editing in Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas. To solve the problem, the easy workaround is convert Nikon D5 4K MOV videos to MPG/MOV/WMV, more editing-friendly format for Adobe Premiere Pro and Sony Vegas Pro .

UFUWare HD Video Converter for Mac is a professional tool that can deal with most kind of MOV videos regardless of the MPG, MOV and WMV formats for Premiere/Vegas editing without quality loss. Plus, with the built-in video editor, you can also choose to trim, crop, add watermark, subtitles to your original videos. For Windows users, please turn to UFUWare HD Video Converter.

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How to edit Nikon D5 4K MOV videos in Adobe Premiere or Sony Vegas?

1. Install and launch the UFUWare HD Video Converter as the top Nikon D5 to Premiere/Vegas Converter. Click the “Add File” button to import the Nikon D5 4K MOV video files. You can load directly from a camera or from a card reader, or from a folder on your HDD that contains your media data.

Nikon D5 to Premeire/Vegas Converter

2. Click “Profile” bar to get the drop-down menu, and choose “Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas > MPEG-2 (*.mpg)” as output format.

You can also choose “Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas >MOV(AVC) Video(*.mov)” or “Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas > WMV(VC-1) Video(*.wmv)”as output format. The MPG, MOV, WMV are the compatbile format for Adobe Premiere Pro and Sony Vegas Pro.

Convert Nikon D5 4K MOV to MPG, MOV, WMV

Tip: You can 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 by clicking the “Settings” button.

3. Click “Convert” button to convert Nikon D5 4K MOV videos to MPEG-2 MPG, MOV, WMV for Adobe Premiere Pro and Sony Vegas Pro editing.

With this Nikon D5 4K MOV to MPG/MOV/WMV Converter, you can easily convert Nikon D5 MOV 4K videos to Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas native format, and then you can import the converted .mpg, .mov or .wmv files to Adobe Premiere Pro CC/CS or Sony Vegas Pro for editing smoothly, Just have a try!