Have a lot of .mod files recorded by JVC, Panasonic or Canon Camcorder in hand. Try to edit the MOD files to cut out the unwanted edges or make a unique movies for sharing with family or friends? For Mac users, iMovie is always the first choice for non-professional movie maker. However, it drove you crazy, when find the hard mod files can't be imported into iMovie. How to solve it? At first, we should have knowledge about the multimedia formats supported by iMovie.
The following file formats can be acceptable:
DV, DV Widescreen, HDV 1080i (25 and 30 fps), HDV 720p (25 and 30 fps), MPEG 4 Simple Profile, iSight, MOV-QuickTime Video File (*.mov)
Convert MOD to one of the above video format should be workable way to achieve editing MOD in iMovie. Doremisoft Mac MOD Video Converter is assuredly easiest and quickest way for Mac users to rip MOD Camcorder video to other any video and audio files including MPEG4, MOV, FLV, H.264, M4V, etc. More than that, it also has specific settings for popular Mac programs like iMovie, iDVD, or handy devices like iPod Touch, iPhone, etc.
Step-by-step tutorial on how to convert MOD to iMovie
Step 1: Add MOD files
Click the "Add File" button to add the MOD files you want to import to iMovie from your Mac hard disc.
Step 2: Select the output format
On the Profile field, you will see a small arrow at the very right, click on it to open the Profile drop-up list, move your mouse cursor to "iMovie Video" and click on the "iMovie MOV" profile.
Step 3: Start to convert MOD to iMovie
Hit "Start" button to start the conversion.
After the conversion, you can just open your iMovie, import the converter files, and start editing!
More tips about how to upload or play MOD clips on Mac OS.