Importing MXF Files (From P2 Devices) Into Final Cut Pro X, FCP 7

This article gives you the best solution to import and edit P2 MXF files in Final Cut Pro X, FCP 7 without losing any quality.

Many people got a camcorder to record vivid videos when they travel or spend weekends, these camcorders may be home used camcorder or high-end camcorder like Panasonic P2 series. Panasonic P2 recorded videos are in MXF format, this format is not a common video format, so it is not supported by nearly all editing softwares. In order to enjoy Panasonic P2 MXF video on Final Cut Pro easily, you need to convert Panasonic P2 MXF files to ProRes MOV format for editing, you need a P2 MXF to FCP conversion tool.

Here Brorsoft MXF Converter for Mac can help you to do the conversion work perfectly.

This MXF Converter program supplies professional profiles for most NLEs, like Avid, FCP, Premiere, iMovie, .etc. With it, you can transcode P2 MXF files to Final Cut Pro most compatible ProRes .mov format with the best quality. If you are a PC user, please turn to Brorsoft MXF Converter Windows version. Now, download the program and follow the guide below to start P2 MXF to Final Cut Pro conversion.

( Note: Click here for OS X 10.5)

Guide: Transcode and Import P2 MXF files to Final Cut Pro

Step 1: Install the P2 MXF to Final Cut Pro converter program on Mac and run it. Drag the .mxf clips to the software. Or you can also click “Add” button on the top of the main interface to import video to the program.

Step 2: Go to “Format” bar and choose “Final Cut Pro > Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov)” as output format for Final Cut Pro X or FCP 7.

Step 3: Click “Convert” to start transcoding P2 MXF files to ProRes for FCP. After conversion, you can play or edit P2 MXF clips in Final Cut Pro without losing any quality in a flawless way.

1. This professional MXF Converter for Mac also possesses some video editing features. For example, you can join the source MXF video clips together, clip source MXF files into several segments, add watermark, crop video frame, adjust video brightness/saturation/contrast, deinterlace 1080i MXF files and so on.

2. To get more importing & editing tips for MXF Camcorders, please go to Brorsoft MXF Column.

Further Reading:

Convert MXF to QuickTime MOV : If you have lots of MXF files, chances are you want to convert your camera MXF videos to QuickTime MOV format for uses in Apple software like QuickTime, iMovie and devices like iPhone, iPad, iPod touch etc.

Convert avchd MXF to iTunes: MXF files can’t be directly imported to iTunes. So if you want to add MXF video files to iTunes for file management or syncing to Apple devices, you need to convert MXF to iTunes supported formats first.

Import MXF to Adobe Premiere: Wanna convert your MXF files to Adobe Premier without quality loss? Consider it done here. This article can surely help you convert MXF to Adobe Premiere compatible formats, so you can import MXF files to this app for video editing without any trouble.

Convert MXF to Any Format on Computer: Brorsoft MXF video converter for Mac allows you to convert MXF video files to any audio and video format, even device etc.