The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 is the world’s first compact system camera to feature 4K video shooting. The Panasonic DMC-GH4 features an improved 16.05-megapixel Live MOS sensor and Venus Engine processor, built-in Wi-Fi and NFC connectivity, enhanced 0.07 second contrast-detect autofocus system with 49 focus points, 2,359K-dot OLED electronic viewfinder, 3-inch 1,040K-dot swivelling and tilting OLED screen, touchscreen control system with touch-based functions. The Panasonic GH4 can record video in the MOV, MP4, AVCHD Progressive and AVCHD formats, with 4K recording in MOV/MP4.

With Panasonic GH4 you are allowed to shoot 4k videos in MOV or MP4 files, and would like to upload the Panasonic GH4 4K MOV/MP4 files to your Mac, and import them to Final Cut Pro 6/7/X for editing. However, the FCP X does not recognize the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 4K MOV/MP4 footage, and that’s why we need to convert 4K MOV/MP4 to editable formats before editing. In order to play and edit the 4K MOV/MP4 footage generated by the Panasonic GH4 camera smoothly and more freely, you have to convert Panasonic GH4 4K MOV/MP4 to FCP X friendly format Apple ProRes 422 MOV. Here we will recommend a powerful Panasonic 4K MOV/MP4 to ProRes Converter, with which you can convert Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 4K MOV/MP4 videos to Apple ProRes codec with a few clicks.

Convert Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 4K MOV/MP4 to Apple ProRes codec on Mac

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Step 1. Add Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 4K MOV or 4K MP4 files

Install and run UFUWare HD Video Converter as the Panasonic GH4 to FCP X Converter on your Mac. Click the “Add File” button to import the 4K MOV or 4K MP4 files from your Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 camera.

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 4K MOV/MP4 to FCP X Converter for Mac

Step 2. Select Apple ProRes codec for FCP

Select a proper format from the drop-down list of “Profile” bar. To make Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 4K MOV or 4K MP4 videos be compatible with FCP X, you’re suggested to select “Final Cut Pro > Apple ProRes 422(*.mov) or Apple ProRes 4444 (*.mov)” format.

Convert Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 4K MOV/MP4 to Apple ProRes

Step 3. Customize video and audio settings

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

Step 4. Convert Panasonic GH4 4K MOV/MP4 to Apple ProRes codec for FCP X on Mac

Click the “Convert” button, and the Panasonic GH4 4K MOV/MP4 to ProRes Converter will convert Panasonic GH4 4K MOV/MP4 videos to Apple ProRes with best video and audio quality on Mac.

After the Panasonic GH4 4K MOV/MP4 to ProRes Conversion, you can edit Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 4K MOV or 4K MP4 video files in Final Cut Pro 6/7/X smoothly on Mac.