Compressor converts audiovisual media from one format to another, such as transcoding DV NTSC footage into MPEG-2 assets suitable for a standard definition DVD. Footage can be imported into Compressor in two ways:
• Export media from Final Cut Pro directly into Compressor.
• Import QuickTime–compatible media from a local or remote drive.
Use the following steps when exporting a completed sequence from Final Cut Pro directly into Compressor:
1. Choose the sequence to export by selecting it in the Browser.
Or, click an open sequence’s tab in the timeline.
2. Choose File > Export > Using Compressor. ...