How to Convert MXF files to Apple ProRes MOV for Final Cut Pro with Canon XF305?
The Canon XF305 is a high definition camcorder, its stylish design, brings a unique look to the HD market. The Canon XF305 records in MXF format, which is the standard for high definition camcorders.
I like easy editing MXF vidoes with Final Cut Pro X for family movies like interesting events, cats, building a snowman and so on. MXF files are not supported by many editing software and devices, such as FCP X, iMovie, etc. How to edit MXF videos in FCP X on Mac? Pavtube MXF Converter for Mac which is the best Mac Canon MXF Converter to transcode Canon XF305 MXF to Apple ProRes 422perfectly compatible with FCP X.
If you have the same problem about editing Canon XF305 MXF Videos in Final Cut Pro X, you may follow the step-by-step guide.
Step 1. Load Canon XF305 MXF videos to Pavtube MXF to FCP Converter for Mac.
Just connect Canon XF305 to iMac with USB cable, and copy the files to hard drive. Run Pavtube Video Converter for Mac as the best Canon MXF to FCP X Converter, and click the “Add” button to load Canon XF305 1920×1080 MXF videos.
Step 2. Select “Apple ProRes 422” as output video format compatible with FCP X.
Click the drop-down list in the Format line to get the format box. Then choose the Final Cut Pro -> Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov) for full HD 1080p MXF files.
Step 3. Adjust the output video’s parameters as you want.
Click the Setting button after the Format to get the Profile Settings. Change the Size to 1920×1080, the Bitrate to original and the Codec after Audio to AAC for getting the perfect effects.
Step 4. Convert Canon XF305 files to Apple ProRes for FCP X editing on Mac OS X Lion.
Click the “Convert” button to start converting Canon MXF to Apple ProRes 422 for FCP X.
After conversion, you can import videos to FCP X on Mac for editing without any problems. This Mac MXF Converter software also converts MXF to Apple Intermediate Codec, H.264, MPEG-4 and many other codecs in MOV, MP4, M4V and other container format for use on Mac. Learn more at MXF columnand Canon columnon pavtube website.