The Panasonic AG-HPX500 can records production-quality 2/3″ progressive 3-CCDs, DVCPRO HD quality, multi HD and SD formats, variable frame rates, and four independent audio channels. In addition, the HPX500 offers the outstanding benefits of P2 solid state recording including ultra-fast IT workflow and no-moving-parts reliability, which makes the camera ideal for use in harsh environments.
If you want to edit Panasonic AG-HPX500 P2 AVC-Intra MXF .mxf Videos in Final Cut Pro, you need to convert P2 MXF to Apple ProRes. But with most conversion tools, such as MPEG Streamclip cannot keep the orginal timecode. Luckily, Aunsoft TransMXF Pro for Mac is great to convert P2 MXF to ProRes with timecode for importing to Final Cut Pro or Final Cut Pro X. You have option to covert P2 MXF to ProRes 4444, ProRes 422 LT, ProRes 422 HQ, ProRes Proxy with timecode for different editing necessary.
Below is 4-steps to convert P2 MXF to ProRes MOV with timecode for editing in Final Cut Pro X/7.
Free download MXF to ProRes MOV Converter
Step 1: Ingest MXFfootage to the Program
Click "add folder" or "Add Video" to load the entire MXF whole structure folder to avoid of missing audio caused by metadata loss. And it's better to preview the raw MXF files in the preview window to avoid of no audio in output MOV.
If you want to merge MXF files, just need to check the "Merge into one" box.
Step 2: Select ProRes 422 as export format for FCP X
Step 3: Set proper frame rate for output ProRes 422 HQ MOV
You can set audio frame rate at 29.97 and audio bitrate as high quality to keep high audio and video quality of output MTS to ProRes 422 HQ MOV at 29.97 frame rate for FCP X for post-production in FCP X. Besides, you can also set profiles according to specific needs.
Step 4: Convert MXF to Pro Res maintaining timecode
Click "Conversion" icon to transcode MXF to ProRes 422 HQ MOV for FCP X at high speed. With just a click on "Open output folder", you can locate the export ProRes MOV easily. Then you can import and edit the ProRes with timecode in FCP.
Aunsoft MXF Converter for Mac is a useful mxf file to avi converter that can convert MXF files to AVI with the fast conversion speed, perfect video and audio synchronization, and high output quality. With the easy-to-use interface of the Mac MXF file to AVI Converter, you can convert MXF files to AVI on Mac within just a few steps.The best MXF to AVI Converter for Mac/url], it can not only convert MXF files to AVI, but also convert MXF to other popular video formats like FLV, AVI, 3GP, MP4, etc, so we can share our mxf video on youtube, facebook, etc, edit mxf files by iMovie, FCP, FCE, etc, and play/watch mxf files on iPod, iPhone, iPhone 4, iPad, etc portable devices.
MXF, short form for Material eXchange Format, is a container format (Like AVI) for professional digital video and audio media defined by a set of SMPTE standards. MXF is fairly effective at the interchange of D10 (IMX) material and is used by more and more professional camcorders like Sony XDCAM, Panasonic HVX200/HPX300 MXF files, P2 MXF files, Canon XF205/XF200/XF100/C300 MXF filess, and Sony PMW-EX1/EX3/800/VX10/350K etc. with the best MXF Converter for Mac, most of the mxf files from our camcorders will be converted to other format that we need, then can be compatibel with our other devices.
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Preserve and export with audio channels, streams in MXF file Convert any video to editing software on Mac Support multi-track video format when ProRes outputs Batch conversion MXF to MP4, AVI, MOV, WMV, FLV, MKV, MPG Merge into one file: combine MXF files into individual one file Intelligent video editing with time-saving video editing tools Shut down computer after conversion
Step 1: Load mxf video files to MXF Converter for Mac
Step 2: Select output format AVI
Click the "format" and choose the " HD Video -> AVI HD Video (*.avi)" is recommended here for offering sufficient video quality.
Step 3: Set multi-task settings
Click settings to preserve multiple audio tracks in original MXF. The screenshot shows 4 tracks of audio. If you dont want to keep all audio tracks, you can uncheck undesired ones. And you also can mix multi-audio tracks into individual track.
DVCPRO HD is a high definition addition to the DV/DVCPRO format family, making it simple to adapt your existing DV- and FireWire-based editing workflow to HD video. DVCPRO HD supports frame rates compatible with both NTSC and PAL frame rates. For instance, the Panasonic AG-HVX200 camcorder records 1080i60 or 720p60 DVCPRO HD, and the Panasonic AG-HVX200E camcorder (designed for PAL regions) records 1080i50 or 720p50 DVCPRO HD. Click here to get solution to transcode Sony PXW-X180 MXF to DVCPRO HD 720P.
As the successor to the HVR-Z7E, HXR-NX5E and PMW-150, the Sony new PXW-X180 Full HD sensor XDCAM camcorder is compatible with other XDCAM HD 422 and NXCAM camcorders, including the PMW-500, the PMW-200, HXR-NX3/VG1 and many others, which streamlines workflow and reduces time in the edit. The PXW-X180 records MPEG HD 422 50 Mbps, MPEG HD 420 35 Mbps in MXF formats. The Problem is XDCAM MXF is not compatible with NLEs on Mac, such as Final Cut Pro, iMovie, Sony Vegas, etc.
Aunsoft TransMXF Pro for Mac is an intuitive and hands-down XDCAM Transformer that can help you convert MXF to DVCPRO HD 720P 50P/60P, DVCPRO HD 1080P 50P/60P, DVCPRO PAL and DVCPRO NTSC for Final Cut Pro editing. With advanced video/audio synchronization technology, the output file will with original quality and audio in sync. More than 50 kinds of output formats make it possible to convert Sony PXW-X180 MXF to ProRes MOV, DNxHD MOV, AIC MOV, DivX, MP4, etc. Besides a XDCAM Transformer, you can also transcode MXF from other HD camcorders, such as Canon C300/C500/XF100/XF105/XF205.
Click "add video" or "add folder" or directly drag source MXF to the program.
Step 2: Select export format
Click the "format" and choose the "Final Cut Pro -> DVCPRO HD 720p50 (*.mov)"
Step 3: Conversion
Click "Conversion" icon and the Sony XDCAM files Transformer will run at ultrafast speed to transfer MXF to DVCPRO HD 720P50. With just a click on "Open output folder", you can locate the export ProRes MOV easily.