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video transfer from Iphone 4S

dpapco used Ask the Experts™
How do I transfer video (up to 1.5 hrs clip) to my Macbook for editing with Imovie?  Mac is 2.19 core 2 duo with 4GB ram running snow leopard 10.6.8.
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plug in your iphone, it will appear as removable media
it has a dcim folder in it, just copy the video file from in that folder onto your mac
I acted too soon after reading conflicting comments on Apple blog.  I decided to take a video, connected the phone, opened Image Capture, imported to desktop, opened Imovie, created a project, imported the clip from desktop and - voila- the clip was imported to "clips".
Sorry for the false start


I made the mistake of reading conflicting recommendations on Apple blog site and opted to submit a question without trying the suggestions first.  <My apologies