CDROM-Guide forums

Go Back   CDROM-Guide forums > Main Forums > Audio CDs & MP3
FAQ Calendar Mark Forums Read
Open   CSec   Data   DevDrv   CoOp   Audio   CDRW   CDG   VCD   DVD   HD DVD   Mac   VGB   PS2   DC   Xbox  

Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
Old Jul 28, 2012, 04:40 AM
Violet10 Violet10 is offline
Senior Member
Join Date: Jul 2012
Posts: 217
Default Encode Canon XF100 MXF to ProRes 422 for FCP on Mac Pavtube Canon Column

Encode Canon XF100 MXF to ProRes 422 for FCP on Mac Pavtube Canon Column

I need to convert Canon XF100 MXF files to Apple ProRes 422 to be ingested Canon XF into FCP. So far, however, Final Cut Pro sees only the audio portion. How do I get video in there, too? if you have Pavtube Video Converter for Mac, the problem will easy to solve.

The Pavtube Mac Canon XF to FCP Converter software supports Apple ProRes encoding to help you quickly transcode Canon XF MXF to ProRes 422 for FCP in a short time without quality loss.

First Download Pavtube HD Video Converter

Below is the guide on how to encode Canon XF100 MXF to ProRes 422 and into Final Cut Pro.

Step 1: Connect Canon XF100 to Mac, run Pavtube HD Video Converter for Mac as the Mac Canon XF to Final Cut Pro Converter, and add Canon XF 100 MXF files you want to transcode for Final Cut Pro into this program.

Step 2: Choose Apple ProRes 422 .mov format for conversion. Click on "Format" drop-down list and choose "Final Cut Pro" catogory to select the appropriate ProRes format for Final Cut Pro.

Useful tip I: If you want to convert video to a ProRes format with a nice balance between image quality and file size, you'd better choose the Apple ProRes 422 (LT) (*.mov) format.

Useful tip II: If you are editing video offline with Final Cut Server, the Apple ProRes 422 (Proxy) is recommended here.

Useful tip III: If you hope to retain the maximum possible quality of your HD or SD, the Apple ProRes 4444 (*.mov) is the ideal format.

Step 3: Click "Convert" button to start Convert Canon XF MXF to ProRes 422 for Final Cut Pro. Based on its multi-threading technology and advanced video/audio sync technology, you will get the converted Apple ProRes 422 .mov files in perfect sync of video and audio with super fast speed.

Once getting the ProRes 422 (*.mov) QuickTime video files via the best Video to Final Cut Pro Converter on your Mac OS X, what you need to do is to import the converted Canon XF MXF to Final Cut Pro for editing to meet your requirement.

How to import Canon XF series MXF to Final Cut Pro for editing?

Step 1: Run Final Cut Pro, the layout of the editing software interface will pop up.

Step 2: Choose "Log and Transfer < Files" at the top of the interface under the File command section.

Step 3: Select one converted file .mov from the Choose a File window and press "Choose" button to choose this file you want to import into FCP.

Step 4: Find the file in the resources list for the project.

Step 5: Drag the file into the Timeline and then save the project. Now, you are able to edit Canon XF100 MXF in Final Cut Pro X as you wish.

That's all! Hopefully the converting Canon XF100 MXF footages to ProRes 422 for FCP make the experience of editing HD/SD video in Final Cut Pro easier and quicker.


If you want to know about Canon XF Series Camcorders, Canon Cinema EOS Cameras, Canon EOS Digital SLR, Canon PowerShot Cameras, Canon VIXIA Cameras and more, Click here:


Last edited by Violet10; Jul 28, 2012 at 04:44 AM.

canon xf to prores, canon xf100 and fcp, mxf footage to fcp x, mxf to final cut pro, mxf to prores 422

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
20% off Canon MXF converter-Convert Canon MXF to ProRes on Canon Column vivian58 Mac User 0 Jul 19, 2012 04:58 AM
20% OFF-convert Canon XF100 MXF footage to Prores 422 for FCP vivian58 HD-DVD & Blue-Ray 0 Jul 14, 2012 03:51 AM
Convert Canon XF300 MXF Footages to ProRes 422 for FCP X on Mac lisa198754 Audio CDs & MP3 0 May 10, 2012 12:26 AM
Best Mac MXF File Converter-Import/Edit Canon MXF Files to ProRes 422 MOV to FCP jessie3026 DVD 1 Apr 07, 2012 04:32 AM

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:29 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright © 1996-2009 All rights reserved