"The videos imported from my camera are in MPG format. I tried to import them into iMovie, however iMovie would not allow me to do so because they were not the right format. Is there any way to convert MPG's to a format compatible with iMovie?"
iMovie can't work with MPG files directly, to import MPG to iMovie, you need to find a program to help you convert MPG to iMovie MOV, MP4, DV format. And this is just MPG to iMovie Converter can do.
MPG to iMovie Converter can work with all versions of iMovie like iMovie 08'/09'/11, so just feel free to use MPG to iMovie Converter to convert MPG, MPEG, MPEG1, MPEG2 to iMovie MOV, MP4, DV format for easy import to iMovie for editing.
Besides converting MPG to iMovie, MPG to iMovie Converter is also able help you customize your MPG files with the built-in video editing functions like video trim, video crop, video effect, video settings etc before importing to iMovie for futher editing
Step by step to convert MPG to iMovie with MPG to iMovie Converter
Step 1: Download and install MPG to iMovie Converter Free download MPG to iMovie Converter, and install it on your computer, open it to pop up the following main interface:
Step 2: Load MPG files Click Add File button to click as many MPG files as you like into MPG to iMovie Converter
Tips: MPG to iMovie Converter is also able to convert other video files AVI, WMV, MP4, FLV, 3GP, AVCHD etc to iMovie MOV, MP4, DV files.
Step 3: Choose output format and directory Click the drop-down list beside Settings to select iMovie as output format (Application -> iMovie). In the same way, you can select a path to save your converted files from the drop-down list of destinations
Step 4: Convert MPG to iMovie Click Convert to convert MPG to iMovie. Wait for a while, then you can import MPG to iMovie for editing.
Tips: You can also import other video files like AVI, WMV, VOB, FLV, 3GP, AVCHD, MTS etc to iMovie with MPG to iMovie Converter