Canon C100 is an excellent professional camcorder; it can perfectly record 1080/60p videos in AVCHD format. For those who do not want to pay that much as for Canon C300, the C100 is a good choice.
“The Canon C100 offers a brand new prospect for those with pockets not quite deep. Unlike its 4K sibling, the C100 offers 1 920 x 1080 AVCHD via its Super 35mm 16:9 CMOS sensor, which has an ISO range of 320 to 20,000 and sports the EF mount system”
It is good to record happy moment with the Canon C100; however, it is not so easy to edit the clips from Canon C100. As it records videos in AVCHD format, which is not a compatible format with iMovie. To edit the Canon C100 AVCHD clips in iMovie 8/9/11, you need to transcode the files to AIC MOV codec first. Here I highly recommend UFUSoft MTS to AIC MOV Converter for Mac to you, which can perfectly convert AVCHD MTS to MOV for editing in iMovie and so on.
Convert Canon C100 AVCHD MTS clips to AIC MOV for iMovie 8/9/11 editing
Step 1:Add Canon C100 AVCHD clips to UFUSoft
AVCHD Converter for Mac
Launch the top AVCHD to iMovie Converter, and then click the "Add Video" button to import the AVCHD clips. You can also directly drag and drop 1080p AVCHD clips to the Converter.
Step 2. Select AIC MOV as output format for iMovie 8/9/11
Click "Profile" bar and select "iMovie and Final Cut Express -> Apple Intermediate Codec (*.mov)" for iMovie 8/9/11.
Step 3. Adjust audio and video parameters
Click "Settings" bar to adjust the default codec, bit rate, frame rate, sample rate and audio channel according to your needs and optimize the output file quality.
Click the "Convert" button, and the best Canon C100 AVCHD to AIC MOV Converter will convert Canon C100 AVCHD clips to AIC MOV for editing in iMovie on Mac immediately. You can find the process in the "Conversion" interface.
When the conversion is done, click "Open folder" button to find the generated file. Now you can import and edit Canon C100 AVCHD clips in iMovie without any problem.