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MXF in Avid---Add Sony PMW-300K1 MXF Files to Avid MC

Summary: Can't make the workflow: import Sony PMW-300K1 MXF to Avid Media Composer so easily? Why not read the following paper?

Have you got any XDCAM camcorders? Or have you ever found the highly compressed Full-HD MXF/XAVC files recorded by Sony PMW-300K1, it is hard to edit them in NLE applications like Avid Media Composer. So in this situation on how to import MXF files to Avid Media Composer, we need to convert our Sony PMW-300K1 MXF files to one format that can work well with Avid Media Composer.



Since we have known how to smoothly work our MXF files with Avid, do you know why we can't directly drag our MXF files in Avid? Someone may have some interests here, right? Something wrong that appeared on your screen when importing MXF files are usually caused by incomplete folder or different video codec. To change the situation with other methods, we here highly introduce you the Pavtube MXF Converter for Mac ( Win Version ), which is a professional MXF to Avid converter that also can handle MXF with other NLE applications with ease. In this case, some MXF converting tips are needed.

Download Sony PMW-300K1 to FCP X converter from our website and install it on your Mac computer. Besides Mac version, this software also has Windows version which can help you to convert Sony PMW-300K1 MXF files on Windows PC. 'Add video' or 'Add from folder' could both be your assistants to load your files in. Only for Avid? We can easily find it when we drop down the output list, 'Avid Media Composer'>>'DNxHD MOV'.



Before you click the 'Convert' to wait for your conversion result, could I show you around the 'Editor' interface there? Maybe here you can do some simple editing adjustments. 'Trim' to decide the video length, 'Crop' to drop off the unwanted clips, etc. More details are waiting here for you.



Notes: Someone there may need the output MXF files with multiple audio tracks preserved, here we can suggest you to convert the MXF recordings in Avid MC with multi-track audios. Do you wanna a try?

See Also:
Natively Move Files From QuickTime to Avid Media Composer?
MXF Not Friendly with Premiere Pro CC? How to Solve it?
Import Canon XF200/XF205 MXF to Premiere Pro CC/CS

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Log & Transfer Canon C500 MXF to Final Cut Pro 6 for editing on Mac

Summary: Trouble importing C500 MXF into Final Cut Pro 6? Is there a way I can import Canon C500 MXF files into FCP 6 for editing without rendering? With this awesome guide, you can smoothly import and edit MXF files in FCP 6 by transcoding MXF to Apple ProRes on Mac.

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Canon EOS C500 4K Digital Cinema Camera offers a Super 35mm, 8.85-megapixel CMOS image sensor, DIGIC DV III Image Processor and an expansive range of recording and output options specifically for 4K and 2K image acquisition. It can record super high resolution (4096?2160 pixels) videos in MXF format which are seldom seen in the market. Other resolutions such as 2048*1080 and 1920*1080 are also selectable with this C500.

I tried to import my C500 clips to FCP 6 with L&T and I met the "The files are unsupported" message in L&G window. I searched many information to look for the reason and solve the importing problem, but I failed. Many users said that it was likely to be the system. So I have to start to look for a third party converter to convert C500 MXF. to FCP 6 on Mac OS X.

As we know, MXF format is not a common video format like AVI, MKV, MP4, and it is not supported by FCP 6 on Mac. Below is a guide for you to convert C500 MXF to FCP 6 with Apple ProRes 422 codec, then you can log and transfer C500 MXF in FCP 6 for editing smoothly.



Pavutbe MXF Converter for Mac is the best MXF to FCP Converter I have tried out in the past few months. Very simple, no headaches, no worries, no plugins and no need for any unnecessary steps. The most important is that the converted quality is perfect for viewing and editing. (Read also Best MXF Converter for Mac Review)



Other Download:
- Pavtube old official address: http://www.pavtube.com/mxf-converter-mac/
- AppStore Download: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/pav...502807634?mt=12
- Amazon Download: http://www.amazon.com/Pavtube-MXF-C...d/dp/B00QID8K28
- Cnet Download: http://download.cnet.com/Pavtube-MX...4-76177789.html





Bellow are the simple steps:

Step 1. Run Pavtube Canon C500 Mac MXF Converter for FCP, click "Add Video" button to load your MXF files directly from your EOS C500 camera, or from a CF card reader, or from the file folder that contains the source MXF videos stored on your computer's hard disk drive.



Step 2. Select "Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov)" as target format for Final Cut Pro (X) under "Final Cut Pro" option. it's the best format for editing Canon C500 MXF in Final Cut Pro 6.

Note: If you want output the compatible ProRes MOV file with all the audio tracks retained, Pavtube iMixMXF is the best multi-track software.



Step 3. Adjust video and audio parameters. (Optional)

Click "Settings" button to customize the output video and audio settings by yourself. But if you are not good at it, you'd better use the default parameters, they will ensure you a good balance between file size and image quality basically. You can change the resolution, bitrate, frame rate as you need.

Step 4. When above steps finished, you can click "Convert" button to start converting Canon C500 .MXF shootings to ProRes 422 for FCP 6 editing. Once the MXF transcoding finished, click "Open" button to get the generated ProRes files.

After conversion, launch Final Cut Pro 6, choose File > Import > Files?, and browse to where you saved the converted MXF clips with multiple audio tracks to. Choose the files that you'd like to add.



Now you are free to log and transfer Canon C500 MXF to Final Cut Pro 6 for smoothly editing.




Good News: Never miss to get Saving up to $44.1, MXF/MTS/M2TS/MKV/FLV/MOV Converter.etc at Pavtube Bundles Deals

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Log and Transfer C500 mxf TO fcp 6


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