MXF to Final Cut Pro-Convert Panasonic AG-HVX200 MXF footage to ProRes for Editing in FCP/FCP X
Panasonic AG-HVX200, a handheld DVCPRO HD P2 camera-recorder that’s designed to meet emerging needs in HD production. It records HD 16:9 or 4:3 aspect ratio, either P2 card in 1080/60i or 720/60p HD MXF. The MXF multi-codec system lets you record in DVCPRO 50, DVCPRO and DV. MXF file format is not compatible with many mac programs. You may have problem to play, edit or use MXF format on video editing software. So After recording some mxf clips from Panasonic AG-HVX200 Camcorder, you can Edit MXF Videos in Final Cut Pro 6/7. However, you will find Final Cut Pro does not work well with MXF videos. How to Import Panasonic AG-HVX200 1080/60i or 720/60p MXF to Final Cut Pro for editing on Mac OS X Lion?
Question: How to Import MXF files to FCP on Mac OS X Mountain Lion?
Answer: Convert Panasonic MXF to ProRes 422 for Editing in FCP .
Step 1: Add Panasonic AG-HVX200 MXF files to Pavtube HD Video Converter for Mac.
Free download, install and run Mac MXF to Prores Converter as the best HD Camcorder Video Converter Software, and click the “Add” button to load Panasonic AG-HVX200 .mxf files.
Step 2: Choose output format.
Click the “Format” option, move mouse cursor to Final Cut Pro > Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov). To get 1080 videos, we need to click the “settings” button and choose 1920*1080 as output video size, and choose 50 or 60 as frame rate according to your camera mode.
Step 3: Convert MXF Videos.
Click “Convert” button, the MXF to FCP Converter for Mac starts Transcode Panasonic AG-HVX200 MXF files to ProRes 422 MOV. Now, you can Edit the converted Panasonic AG-HVX200 mxf videos in Final Cut Pro.
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