MOD is informal name of tapeless video formats used by JVC, Panasonic and Canon in some models of digital camcorders. The recording media for MOD format camcorder including Hard disk drive and solid-state memory cards. It uses MPEG-2 video compression and MPEG-1 audio compression. The video frame size in pixels including 720 x 480, 720 x 576, 704 x 480, 352 x 480 and the video frame aspect ratio is 4:3 or 16:9. The file suffix .mod is marked on camcorder but changed to .mpg or .mpeg while imported to computer. Compared with TOD file format, MOD is used exclusively for standard definition video files, while TOD is used for high definition files.
iMovie is a proprietary video editing software application which allows Mac, iPod Touch 4th generation, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, and iPad 2 users to edit their own home movies. iMovie imports video footage to the Mac using either the FireWire interface on most MiniDV format digital video cameras, the USB port, or by importing the files from a hard drive. From there, the user can edit the video clips, add titles, and add music. Effects include basic color correction and video enhancement tools, and transitions such as fade-in, fade-out, and slides.
"Videos in format .mod do not go to iMovie?
I have a mac... on the end of the document it says .MOD and i need to make an iMovie. it won't transport to my imovie. HELP!!"
"How do I use moi / mod files on a mac?
I have used a JVC camcorder to record some clips to make into a movie on my mac os x. I'm hoping to use imovie but the files are not recognised. Please advise how I'm meant to use them - do I need to download a file converter or anything else?"
For JVC Everio, Canon FS and Panasonic SDR users, MOD camera is their resource of happiness while MOD files may be their headache. Less app are able to play and edit MOD files directly. Even our all-in-one Adobe Premiere Pro app. Since no good edit software is offered for MOD files, so we directly aiming at the most popular and professional iMovie. And especially the latest iMovie'11. For Mac users, iMovie is a great video editing tool, but it does not support MOD files. Therefore, to successfully import MOD to iMovie, you will have to convert MOD files to iMovie supported formats.
Doremisoft mod converter for mac is the perfect application to convert MOD files to iMovie'11 formats so you can import MOD into iMovie'11 without problem. It has preset iMovie profiles so you won't even have to research on what formats are supported by iMovie. With Doremisoft Mac MOD Converter, you can not only convert MOD to iMovie but also convert MOD to iPhone5, iPhone4, PSP and a lot more mobile player gadgets. And with this software convert mod to iMovie will be very easy.
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