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How to without rendering Import MXF on FCP – Convert MXF files to Apple ProRes MOV

Have a bunch of *.mxf files shoot by your professional camcorder(Canon XF Series: Canon XF100, XF105, XF305, XF300 and Panasonic DVCPRO P2 camcorders) and would like to edit the MXF footages on Final Cut Pro for your project or presentation? Whichever MXF camcorder model you use, you must have a need to convert your MXF videos to FCP compatible video format because FCP can’t support *.mxf video files with MXF to ProRes Converter Mac.
Final Cut Pro 5 (or Lower version) supports Apple Intermediate Codec (AIC)(*.mov);
Final Cut Pro 6 works with ProRes 422(HQ)(*.mov) and ProRes 422(*.mov);
Final Cut Pro 7 (and Final Cut Pro X) is compatible with Apple ProRes 422(*.mov), Apple ProRes 422(HQ)(*.mov), Apple ProRes 422(LT)(*.mov),Apple ProRes 422(Proxy)(*.mov),Apple ProRes 4444(*.mov) and Apple Intermediate Codec (AIC)(*.mov).
The MXF Video converting tool – MXF to Prores Converter for Mac – has the ability to convert MXF file to MOV encoded with Apple ProRes so that you can edit MXF video with Final Cut Pro easily. As the best MXF Video Converter Mac, it works with all MXF Camcorders and for all Final Cut Pro version.
The following step-by-step guide will show you how to convert MXF to ProRes MOV with MXF to ProRes Converter for Final Cut Pro on Mac OS X and import the converted MXF into FCP for editing.
Part I:  Convert MXF to Apple ProRes 422 encoded MOV file for FCP.

Step 1:  Import MXF to MXF Converter for Mac.
Run the application and import the MXF video files into the MXF Converter Mac by clicking “Add” button or simply dragging and dropping the MXF files into the file list.
Step 2:  Select the ProRes option as the output video format.
Click the Format field and choose the “Final Cut Pro > Apple ProRes (*.mov)” as the target video format for Final Cut Pro. These option is specially designed for Final Cut Pro so you don’t need to set video and audio parameters any more.

Step 3:  Convert MXF to ProRes on Mac OS X.
Click the “Convert” button to start the MXF to ProRes MOV conversion on Mac OS X and after conversion is finished, just click the “Open” button to find the converted files.

Part II:  Import the converted MXF to FCP for editing.
Run the Final Cut Pro X, import the converted *.mov files into the FCP X by following “File >> Import >> Files”. After importing files, you can edit it as you need.


September 7, 2013 This post was written by Categories: Convert MXF to Final Cut Pro 5Convert MXF to Final Cut Pro 6Convert MXF to Final Cut Pro 7Convert MXF to Final Cut Pro XMXF Video Converter for Mac Tagged with:
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