Convert Canon XF305 MXF files to FCP Apple ProRes for editin

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Convert Canon XF305 MXF files to FCP Apple ProRes for editin

Postby tomia » Thu Sep 19, 2013 9:22 am

Convert Canon XF305 MXF files to FCP Apple ProRes for editing on Mac

The Canon XF305 Camcorder features 50Mbps MPEG-2 4:2:2 recording to Compact Flash (CF) cards for unsurpassed image quality and efficient. The XF305 also offers multiple recording bit rates, resolutions and variable frame rates to expand your creative flexibility, and allow you to work in virtually any production environment.


If you are Canon XF305 user, you must surprise with the high quality videos, these captured files are in MXF file format. The MXF is a "container" or "wrapper" format which supports a number of different streams of coded "essence".

When you get these MXF files and want to edit them with Final Cut Pro on Mac, you maybe face problem that you can't import Canon XF305 MXF into FCP for editing. So at this time, you should convert MXF to FCP supported video format such as MOV, MP4 etc.

Mac Canon XF305 MXF to FCP Converter is best MXF Converter for you to convert MXF to FCP on Mac. You can use it convert Canon XF305 MXF files to Apple ProRes 422, Apple ProRes 422(HQ) etc.

Follow the guide, you can convert Canon XF305 MXF to FCP easily on Mac.

Step 1. Add videos

After running this Mac Canon XF 305 Video to FCP Converter, then just click "Add" button to upload the Canon XF 305 videos from your Mac.


Step 2. Choose output format

At this step, you can select Final Cut Pro > Apple ProRes 422 (HQ) (*.mov) as output format. Then click the "Settings" button and choose 1920*1080 as output video size to keep HD quality. If you are using FCP 7, you can choose Final Cut Pro > Apple ProRes 4444 (*.mov) as output format.

Step 3. Convert MXF to PreRes for FCP on Mac

When all settings are done, you can click "Convert" button to convert Canon XF305 to ProRes for FCP on Mac. After conversion, you can import these cnverted video into FCP for editing to make your own movies.
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