The Canon EOS R6 Mark II is simply bigger, better, more. This 40fps speed demon makes mincemeat of other hybrids. It is a 24MP full-frame camera aimed at enthusiast photographers and video shooters. It may look identical to its predecessor on the outside, but it gains useful new features for stills and video while providing a refined shooting experience. Before uploading Canon EOS R6 Mark II recorded video to YouTube, Facebook for sharing with others, most of us like to edit the movies. However, many of you may encounter some importing issues when attempting to editing Canon EOS R6 Mark II 4K MP4 footage in Premiere Pro. First of all, let’s see a frequently asked question on this.
“I recorded some MP4 files via Canon EOS R6 Mark II, and I plan to upload the 4K videos to Facebook, but I need to cut the videos first. How to do this? I can’t import the EOS R6 Mark II recordings into Premiere Pro. Please Help”
As far as I know, Canon EOS R6 Mark II camera record in MPEG-4, H.264, H.265 and output its files as .MP4 files (the container). So the files you are getting out of your camera is suited to be delivered as is, which is usually not what you want. The easy workaround to solve MP4 and Premiere Pro incompatible issues, the easy workaround is to convert them to a more editing-friendly format like MPG. Along some help from a third-party program like Acrok Video Converter Ultimate (For Windows | For Mac), you can achieve your goal easily and quickly.
With it, you can effortlessly transcode 4K MP4 footage shot from Canon EOS R6 Mark II to Premiere Pro highly compatible MPEG-2 MPG, which ensures ensuring maximum editing quality and efficiency when working with Premiere Pro CS5 as well as Premiere Pro CS6 and Premiere Pro CC. Besides, its also exports advanced encoders like Apple ProRes, Apple Intermediate Codec, DNxHD, etc. allowing you to convert video to seamlessly fit Final Cut Pro, iMovie, iDVD, Adobe Premiere, DaVinci Resolve, etc. Just download the program and follow the step-by-step tutorial below to learn how to make Canon EOS R6 Mark II 4K MP4 files work in Premiere Pro perfectly.
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Guide: Converting Canon EOS R6 Mark II 4K MP4 to MPEG-2 for Premiere Pro
Load 4K MP4 files
Launch the best Canon Video Converter on your computer and then load source MP4 videos that you’ve transferred the Canon EOS R6 Mark II camera from to your Hard Drive to the program by click Add File button. You can also drag and drop your MP4 files into it.
Click on the “Editing Software” and you will see options to convert your MP4 video for certain video editing software. Since you will be importing the video to Premiere Pro after the conversion, have “Adobe Premiere MPWG-2 (*.mpg)” be your selected output format. You can also choose “Adobe Premiere AVC (*.mov)” or "Adobe Premiere WMV (*.wmv)" as the output format.
Tips: Adjust video, audio settings
Click the “Settings” button and customize proper video/audio parameters including Video size, bitrate and fame rate and mroe. Usually 1920*1080 video size and 30fps video frame rate are recommended for Premiere Pro editing. Of course, you can select "Orginal" in "Resolution" column.
Start the video conversion
Finally, click the “Convert” button to begin the conversion process. Wait for a while and the video converter will do the trick. You will soon have your Canon EOS R6 Mark II recorded MP4 video into a format that’s recognizable and editable by Premiere Pro (CS5, CS6, CC) – the MPEG-2.
Once the conversion process shows in 100%, click Open to get the output videos. Create a project and start Canon EOS R6 Mark II editing MP4 files in Premiere Pro with light speed.