How to Import WebM Video to iMovie?

February 21, 2012 / Posted by Irene on Video/Audio Tips

The new WebM format is a royalty-free, high-quality format. Though it is adopted most by the internet and becomes more and more popular in video enjoyment, it can not be read by all video player and software. You may have downloaded some WebM videos from YouTube or Google HTML5 browser consisting of VP8 video and Vorbis audio streams, and you have the need to edit WebM video with iMovie for other uses. You will disappointedly realize that you are unable to import WebM video to iMovie because of format incompatibility issue. A WebM to iMovie is in great need.

Leawo Video Converter is the most suitable WebM to iMovie Converter to convert WebM to iMovie supported MPEG-4, DV, HDV format, so that you can import WebM video to iMovie for powerful editing. This video converting tool converts video with the fastest conversion as well as outputs video with the most splendid quality. Before you edit WebM video with iMovie, this program also endows you with the ability to add some special features to the output: trimming, cropping, effecting and watermarking, 3D settings and more. For your preference, you are also allowed to choose a Mac version program—Leawo null to do Mac WebM to iMovie conversion.


Full Guide

WebM videos loading

When you have installed this software on your computer, get it started and prepare the conversion process. Add videos to it by simple click on the "Add Video" button or by direct drag-and-drop.

Output format choosing  

Choose the one of the compatible formats of iMovie in "Profile" panel. The output video and audio specific parameters can also be set within the "Settings" panel next to it.

Additional video editing

This video conversion program can be also functioned as a video editor to let you apply some unique features to the output: trim video to retain the wanted length, crop video to keep the required part, adjust effect to get the best display effect, add watermark to make it branded, convert 2D WebM to 3D iMovie video for vivid image appreciation, etc.

WebM to iMovie converting

Simply clicking on the big "Convert" button and you can convert WebM to iMovie quickly. Then import WebM video to iMovie for extensive video editing freely.

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Extended Knowledge

WebM is an audio-video format designed to provide a royalty-free, open video compression format for use with HTML5 video. The project’s development is sponsored by Google. A WebM file consists of VP8 video and Vorbis audio streams, in a container based on a profile of Matroska. YouTube now offers WebM videos as part of its HTML5 player experiment. All uploaded files with resolutions from 720p and above are encoded to WebM in 480p and 720p, and other resolutions will follow.

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