Looking for simplw ways to edit Canon XF205 MXF videos in Premiere? This article will teach you how to convert Canon XF205 MXF files to MPEG-2 for Premiere editing.
“My colleague and I was asked to edit Canon XF205 MXF recordings in Premiere. And I learnt somewhere that Canon had a free utility to help users to deal with videos. However, it was much complicated to us. Do you have other easy way for us to edit videos in Premiere?”
As far as we know, the MXF files are not well supported by Premiere Pro including the latest version PP CS6 or CC7, as you may encounter many audio and video problems. If the plug-in like Canon utility also still can’t help you load MXF files to Adobe directly. you’d better change Canon XF205 MXF to MPEG-2, the most friendly video format for Premiere.
Brorsoft MXF Converter for Mac is right here for you to transcode Canon XF205 MXF to MPEG-2 video with maximum editing quality and efficiency. In addition, it offers other optmized codecs for NLEs like Apple PorRes for FCP, DNxHD for Avid, AIC for iMovie and more. If you are running a Windows computer, please turn to the alternative Windows version – MXF Converter. Below is how. Just take a look at the brief guide below.
How to Transcode Canon XF205 MXF videos to Premiere
Step 1. Install and launch the MXF converting program on your Mac. Click “Add” button to load the source Canon XF205 MXF files. (Or you can drag & drop the MXF files to the software’s window list.)
Step 2. This video converter offers optimized format preset for Premiere. Just click “Format” menu firstly and then follow “Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas” to set MPG, MOV or WMV format.
Tip: You can click “Settings” button to adjust output parameters as you want, such as resolution, bitrate, etc.
Step 3. Tap Convert button to start transcoding Canon XF205 MXF to MPEG-2 for Premiere on Mac OS X.
Once the conversion completes, you can click “Open” to find the .MPG videos which can be imported to Premiere CC/CS6/CS5.5/ directly. Enjoy!