MPG/MPEG: MPG/MPEG video is a series of video standards defined by the Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG).
MPEG-1: Approximately VHS-quality, commonly used for Video CD (VCD) and CD-ROM.
MPEG-2: DVD-quality, commonly used for DVD, digital television, set-top boxes, etc.
The process for editing/splitting an MPEG file on Mac OS is easy with Mac MPG Editor Mac.
MPG Editor for Mac is a Mac OS X based MPG video editor which edit, split, cut or trim a large mpg file into smaller clips. It provides all the codecs needed to open various compressed video that inside the mpg file formats.
Use Mac MPG Editor you can split large MPG(MPEG-1,MPEG-2) file into smaller MPG video clips, extract manually selected segment of an MPG video file to new MPG video file, cut a part from the movie and save it with all the settings the original file has, trim down your MPG files and edit out the unwanted portions of the video while leaving the original file unharmed, or to join some small mpg files to one in various format on Mac OS. It also enable you to convert MPG to AVI, WMV, MP4, FLV, iPhone, PSP, PS3.
It supports splitting video directly without re-encoding, very fast and without any quality loss. Supports AVI, Divx, XviD, MPEG, WMV, ASF, RM, MOV, 3GP, MP4, FLV format etc.
The program is as simple as it could be, no need to mess around with Framerate, Bitrate and all other settings.
Step 1. Make sure you got the latest version of the MPG Editor for Mac, otherwise click here to download.
Once installed, Launch MPG Editor for Mac.
Step 2. Add your MPG file, MPG Editor for Mac will preview your MPG file directly.
Step 3. Go to Crop…function area to cut out unwanted part in the frame.
You are able to cut out black sides and subtitles if you like.
Step 4. Click ‘Trim’ button to start split your MPG file.
Select the segment of video that need to be edited or converted. Just drag the slider bar to sett start time and end time.
Step 5. Use Merge into one…to join two or more MPG video clips into one file(Optional)
Step 6. Set video Effect and special effect
This gives a huge imagination room to express your character and preference.
Step 7. Check the Properties…to make sure all the parameters is you have assigned before. Now you can press start button to make a new film clip.
Maybe you want to see more detailed steps about cutting mpg on mac with illustration, just go to http://www.iorgsoft.com/guides/mpg-editor-for-mac/
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