Sony camcorder is one of the most popular digital cameras nowadays and you may have taken various videos with it. Want to edit and share the videos with friends or family? Well, editing video from a Sony digital camcorder is achievable using video editing software program like Wondershare Filmora (originally Wondershare Video Editor). With it, you can add some texts, still images, graphics and even some special effects like Picture in Picture to showcase your creativity within your edited video. What’s more, after editing, it helps you to convert the original HD format (such as M2TS, MTS, and MOD) to different formats for playing on mobile devices such as iPhone, iPad, iPod, ect. Want have a try? Just follow the steps below and see how this Sony video editor works.
1 Import the video file to Video Editor
Before editing Sony video, you should transfer it from the camcorder to your computer. You can either connect the camera to the computer using the required cord specific to the model of your Sony camera or the Sony-specific memory stick.
After transferring the video to your computer, import the files into the workspace of the program by clicking “Import”. Then drag and drop the video file to the timeline. If multiple files exist, drag them into the timeline in your desired order to create a cohesive piece.
2 Customize Sony videos
After adding your Sony videos to Video Editor, customize them as you like. This powerful Sony video editor provides both precise Timeline Panel and Editing Box for different editing functions. For example, you can split large file into smaller clips, join some other clips into the original one, or remove or edit the audio track and background music, use Timeline Panel. For other editing effects like transitions, special video effects, etc., simply go to the corresponding tab and apply the effects you like. That will greatly enhance the artistic value of the piece. Here is a detailed guided of Video Editor>>
3 Export the edited video
If you’re satisfied with the result, hit “Create” to export. You can go to “Formats” tab to export in the proper format for your desired outcomes. If your video will be played on different devices, such as iPhone or iPad, go to the “Devices” tab and choose the device from the list. Of course, you can also directly share your creations on YouTube or burn to DVD.