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Transcode/Import Canon XF200 MXF to ProRes MOV for Final Cut Pro 6/7/X

I shot footage using the Canon XF200. When I import the  .mxf footage into FCP X, I found the FCP X cannot handle the  MXF files well, and some the footage looks washed out and the preview  is loggy. Is there anyway to solve the problem? Thanks!
The XF200 professional camcorder Background transfer of MXF- and MP4-format video files via FTP links also is possible, enabling latest news images, for example, to be distributed quickly over the Internet, or utilized as pre-edited footage. While, the 1080 60p/50pMXF  files are not friendly for Final Cut Pro (including FCP X, FCP 7, FCP 6), because when loading Canon XF200 MXF to FCP, it  always need a long for rendering. In fact, FCP’s most friendly video  format is Apple ProRes (*.mov). So, you’d better convert Canon XF200 MXF footages to ProRes MOV for Final Cut Pro first.

Although Final Cut Pro has added some plug-ins, actually background  converters for Canon MXF editors, the importing process are unbelievably  slow. To find a powerful and profession Mac MXF converter becomes more  important. Here recommended the MXF Converter for Mac. Its great performance makes it much faster to convert Canon XF200 MXF footages to ProRes 422 and ProRes 4444 (.mov) with original quality.

With the best Mac Canon XF200 to FCP X Converter, you can convert Canon XF200 1080P MXF video to Final Cut Pro editable format for importing XF200 to FCP X on Mac for easier editing.

First, Download and install the Mac MXF to FCP Converter, then launch it to load Canon XF200 .mxf videos.
Tip: If you want to join the files as one for easier editing, please tick the “Settings” button then “Merge”.

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Secondly, select Final Cut Pro > Apple ProRes (*.mov) as  output format.
Click on the “Format” and you will get a dropdown menu. Move you pointer to Final Cut Pro > Apple ProRes 422 video (*.mov). It is the compatible format for FCP X, FCP 7 and FCP 6. Then you can set the output folder by clicking “Browse” icon as you need.Then you’d better click Settings to set video size to  1920*1080, frame rate to 30fps generate the best quality video for FCP X.

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Finally, click Convert button to start to convert Canon XF200 MXF to FCP X favorable ProRes MOV video on Mac OS X.
After a successful conversion, you can get the output files via clicking the Open icon. Afterwards, it’s easy for you to import and edit Canon Xf200 MXF footage in FCP X freely and without any problem.

When the Canon Xf200 MXF to Apple ProRes 422 MOV conversion process is 100% completed, you will be able to get the output files for FCP X by clicking on “Open” button effortlessly.
Now you can easily import Canon MXF files to FCP X for editing with high quality without any trouble. Just run Final Cut Pro X, follow File > Import > Files…

June 1, 2014 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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