How to Import and Edit Blu-ray Videos into Camtasia Studio 9/8/7?

Q: “I have collected lots of Blu-rays and want to do some editing works in Camtasia Studio (version 7 ), but the question is how can I import videos from Blu-rays into Camtasia, any advise? I shall be very grateful.”

Camtasia is a powerful software application that enables you to create professional-looking videos. It’s easy to use, with plenty of intuitive features that make the production of stunning visuals quick and easy. If you want to import and edit Blu-ray videos into Camtasia Studio 9/8/7, the process becomes a bit complex. Don’t be upset, this tutorial will share some hints to enable you get it.

From Camtasia official website, the following formats are able to be imported into Camtasia for editing & production:

  • MP4 (AVC/h.264 codecs required; 30 frames per second or less)
  • MTS and M2TS files. (Version 8.4 and later)  You will need the AC-3 Filter if running Windows 7/ 8.0.
  • AVI
  • WMV
  • MPEG-1
  • MP3
  • WAV
  • WMA
  • MOV H.264 and PNG MOV codecs

So you can take advantage of a Blu-ray to Camtasia converter to rip your Blu-rays to Camtasia compatible videos for editing with ease. Here, Brorsoft Blu-ray ripper for Windows / Mac is highly recommended to rip any (protected) Blu-rays to H.264 MP4, AVI, WMV, MEPG-1, MOV, etc formats for Camtasia Studio 9/8/7 without losing quality. Apart from this, it also has customized settings for more NLE editing software like: DNxHD for Avid Media Composer, Apple ProRes for Final Cut Pro, Apple InterMediate Codec for iMovie, etc. Now download the free trial program and follow below easy steps to start the conversion for Camtasia Studio 9/8/7.

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Guide: Rip Blu-rays for Editing in Camtasia Studio 9/8/7 Smoothly

Windows Version Brorsoft Blu-ray Ripper taken as example, Mac share the same steps. Just keep in mind you have download the right version, Windows platform .exe files cannot be installed on macOS – and vice versa.

Step 1. Install and launch the best Blu-ray to Camtasia ripper, click “Load disc” button to load your Blu-ray videos to this program.


Step 2. Click Format drop-down menu, and select a proper format i.g. H.264 .mp4 from Common Video or HD Video category, it is compatible with Camtasia Studio 9/87 and previous.

Or you can choose other formats according to your devices.


Step 3. Start the Blu-rays to H.264MP4 conversion via clicking Convert icon on the main UI. After the coversion, you can import and edit the converted Blu-ray videos on Camtasia Studio 9/8/7 (previous) effortlessly.

Additional Tips:

If you not only wanna rip Blu-rays, but also intend to convert DVD or HD Videos such as 4K XAVC/XAVC-S, MXF, MTS, MKV, M4V videos for Camtasia Studio 9/8/7, the all-in-one tool, Brorsoft Video Converter Ultimate (or iMedia Converter for Mac) will be your first and best choice.

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