Whenever you import AVI into iMovie on Mac, you always have a frustration that you can’t import AVI directly. Both from either from digital camcorder, both other devices. If you want to import AVI to iMovie, you must learn something.
Audio Video Interleave (also Audio Video Interleaved), known by its acronym AVI, AVI files can contain both audio and video data in a file container that allows synchronous audio-with-video playback.
In the other hand, iMovie workable video formats including MOV, MP4, M4V. So AVI is not a video format which iMovie recognized. The simple thing you should do is convert AVI to iMovie, meanwhile, you need a software application which can convert AVI to iMovie. Now, I recommend a Mac AVI to iMovie Converter for Mac users.
Mac AVI to iMovie Converter is such a tool for you to convert AVI to iMovie smoothly and efficiently. Not just convert AVI to iMovie, there are many fantastic editing functions like settings control what you like, crop the image to remove unwanted backdrops, add watermark, in one word, you will be like it.
Step by step tutorials for you to import avi video into iMovie on Mac:
Step 1: Add avi video files to AVI to iMovie Converter. Download AVI to iMovie Converter, install and run it. Click “Add files” button or drag videos into it.
Step 2: Select iMovie .mp4 as the output format. Select profile drop-down list to choose “.mp4″ as the output format.
Step 3: Start converting. When all settings are done, click the “convert” button to start convert avi video to iMovie.
Step 4: Import avi video into iMovie. Launch iMovie, go to “file –> import movies” to import avi video into iMovie directly.