How to Import Camera Videos to iDVD on Mac OS X (Mountain Lion included)
I have a Sony video cam. Its file videos are .mpg, iDVD doesn’t recognize the videos. To what format should I convert it first so I can edit them in iDVD?
Part I. iDVD Supported Video Cameras
You might want to check apple/iMovie support section for Camcorder Models that are supported by iMovie '08 and '09. If you're camera is supported, you can import from your camera using iMovie, do some editing and finishing touches if you want and then Send or Share to iDVD. For iDVD supported camera models, please refer to here.
Part II. How to convert camcorder videos to iDVD
Camera to iDVD Converter can convert camcorder videos to iDVD supported MPEG-4 (.mp4) format; with it you can easily import home recoded videos into iDVD without the hassle.
Step1. Free download this Camera to iDVD Converter app. Drag-and-drop camera recorded videos into the interface.
Step 2. Click the bottom format image to reveal the output panel, and then select MPEG-4 (.mp4) from the Video category as the output format.
Step 3. Now, you've come to the last step, just hit the Convert button to start converting camera videos to iDVD. After few seconds, you can get a video format which is exactly supported by iDVD on Mac (Snow Leopard, Lion included).