Nowadays, people take videos by digital camera or HD digital camcorder. Sony camcorder is one of the most popular ones. You may forget that the videos from digital camera or digital camcorder are usually in HD format such as M2TS, MTS, and MOD which are not compatible with iPad (iPad 2 included). So if you want to play these family videos on your iPad, you have to convert ts, mts and m2ts to iPad compatible formats.
To edit and convert Sony video to iPad, the first thing you need to do is to upload your Sony video files from camcorder to computer: Connect your camcorder to your computer with the cable. Locate the recorded video files then transfer video from camcorder to PC or Mac.
Once the Sony camcorder videos are transferred to your computer, Download and install the iPad Video Editor like Filmora Video Editor and follow this step-by-step guide:
Drag and drop Panasonic camcorder videos directly into the program. Or click on the Import button to import files. All the loaded files will be listed on the media library.
It provides both precise Timeline Panel and Editing Box for the power editing functions. For example, if you want to split large file into smaller clips, or want to join some other clips into the original one, or to edit the audio track and background music, you can use Timeline Panel. For other editing effects like transitions, special video effects, etc., simply switch to the corresponding tab to apply the effects you like.
After finished editing Sony Video, now you can export the video to iPad format, and transfer video to iPad via iTunes. You can enjoy and share your Sony video on your iPod now!
Note: You can also Edit and upload the Sony video to iPod, convert Sony video to YouTube or burn Sony video to DVD for collection.