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Convert MPG videos to MP4 (to edit them in iMovie)

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I just filmed a couple of clips to edit them later in iMovie. Surprisingly, the MPG files generated by my (consumer, low end) camera were not importable in iMovie. Armed with ffmpeg $ brew install ffmpeg if you don't have it already installed) and bash, it was…