Have some excellent DVD movies and want to import them to Final Cut Pro to make fantastic videos? You should get Jihosoft Video Converter for Mac. This Mac DVD to ProRes Converter is a simple and practical app that helps you transcode DVD to Apple ProRes codec in MOV format for FCP. It supports convert your DVD movie to Apple ProRes 422, Apple ProRes 422 (LT), Apple ProRes 422 (Proxy) and Apple ProRes 4444, any of which would be the best video format for editing in FCP X/7/6.
Steps to Convert DVD to ProRes 422 on Mac for FCP
1. Insert DVD into your Mac DVD Rom, and run DVD to ProRes Converter to load DVD movies by clicking the “Import” button.
2. From the “Profile” bar, just choose “Final Cut Pro” > “Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov)” as the ideal output format for Final Cut Pro.
3. Finally, hit “Start” icon to convert DVD to ProRes on Mac. The program will start the conversion immediately.
After conversion, you can get the converted DVD files and import into Final Cut Pro to make excellent movies.
Additional Knowledge about DVD
Short for Digital Versatile Disc or Digital Video Disc, DVD is a type of optical disc technology with a 4.7 gigabyte storage capacity on a single-sided, one-layered disk. DVD uses MPEG-2 to compress video data. There are a number of recordable DVD formats, including DVD-R, DVD-RW, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD-RAW, etc.
DVD-R is a non-rewriteable format and it is compatible with about 93% of all DVD Players and most DVD-ROMs.
DVD-RW is a rewriteable format and it is compatible with about 80% of all DVD Players and most DVD-ROMs.
DVD+R is a non-rewritable format and it is compatible with about 89% of all DVD Players and most DVD-ROMs.
DVD+RW is a rewritable format and is compatible with about 79% of all DVD Players and most DVD-ROMs.
DVD-RAM has the best recording features but it is?not?compatible with most DVD-ROM drives and DVD-Video players.