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Hi there, I just got this Sony camcorder and it’s awesome, while I want to edit the video a little bit I found it can’t be imported to the final cut pro, I have a mac, also there’s no luck with importing the mxf video files captured by my Sony camcorder to iMovie, so what should I do to import the Sony MXF video to final cut pro so I can work.
MXF media format, used by professional camcorders produced by Sony, canon and Panasonic, contains video, audio and metadata that describe the media files. Regretfully, it is not supported by final cut pro. To edit Sony MXF video files in final cut pro we need to convert the MXF video to format that natively supported fcp, that means apple ProRes, the best editing format for final cut pro. What need to accomplish is to find a software that have both the Sony XDCAM MXF codec and the apple ProRes codec, the software will be able to convert MXF to ProRes format, preferably with retained high video quality and fast conversion speed.
That leads us to the MXF to ProRes video converter, this is a step by step guide about how to convert Sony MXF to ProRes for fcp on mac
Download sony MXF to ProRes video converter for mac
The software is able to convert between MXF and ProRes format, it supports practically all current video format, the conversion is relatively speedy and the output video retains high quality with MXF to ProRes video converter.
Launch the software, import Sony MXF video files
Set output video format as apple ProRes.
Some basic video manipulation is supported by the converter, you can crop, trim or spit the video.
Set output destination
Convert Sony MXF to apple ProRes
The converted video is now available to imported to final cut pro, have fun.