MOD format is now widely used in saving camcorder and camera media data for it is of great visual effect and high imaging quality. However, it is not so popular among many video editors and even cannot be edited by Adobe Premiere Pro, which is very inconvenient for those DIY video makers. To solve this problem, you need to find ways to convert the MOD files into Premiere supported formats.
Some people may be told to directly change the filename extension, but in that way they often end up with failure. Searching Google, you may find that it suggests you to use some free Mac MOD converter such as Squared 5 to help, yet those freeware usually requires particular version of QuickTime and even if you have that QuickTime, you can only succeed in converting now and then.
Obviously, all those are not the best way to convert MOD to Premiere Pro. Therefore, please focus your attention here if you want to perfectly solve this problem. This tutorial will give you a clear idea for how to edit MOD files in Adobe Premiere Pro on Mac with the help of the powerful Doremisoft MOD Converter for Mac.
For preparation, you need to free download and install this MOD to Premiere converter from the Internet first.
Before the conversion, you have to import the MOD files to the MOD converter for Mac or directly from the camcorder or camera through USB link by clicking "Add File".
Move your mouse to the menu bar of "Profile" to set the output format as: Common Video? Mov-QuickTime (*.mov). To import MOD to other mobile devices or editing software, you can follow the same simple operations as above. Next step, browse the output destination to save the converted file.
After finishing setting, now you can easily click "Start" button to convert the MOD file and transfer it to Premiere Pro for editing.