Canon’s new XC10 instantly caught our attention, thanks to its distinctive, out-of-the-ordinary design. The XC10 can shoot 4K and 1080p video at up to 30 fps and 60 fps, respectively. Well, in this page, we aim to share some tips and tricks for Canon XC10 workflow on Mac like how to import Canon XC10 4K MXF files to FCP X/Premiere on Mac smoothly. If you met any XC100 MXF files to FCP X/Premiere importing or editing issues, go through the article to find the solution.
As we know, Canon XC10 can record 4K and 1080p high definition video using MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 compression and the footage is wrapped in an MXF container. However, MXF format can’t be natively supported by many professional video editing applications Final Cut Pro X and Adobe Premiere Pro. What’s more, it also would be a bit hard to handle 4K video with FCP X or Premiere. That’s reason why there are so many guys are facing troubles when editing Canon XC10 MXF files in Final Cut Pro or Adobe Premiere Pro. Well, things can be different if you get some help from third-party software aPubsoft MXF Converter for Mac.
The aPubsoft MXF Converter for Mac is a professional MXF Converter on Mac, which can not only convert Canon XC10 4K MXF files to ProRes MOV and MPEG-2 MPG, but also provide simple video editing functions for you. This Mac MXF Converter can also convert MXF files from Canon C300, C500, XF100/XF105, XF200/XF205, XF300/XF305, Panasonic P2 cameras Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premiere Pro, iMovie, Final Cut Express, Avid Media Composer, etc on Mac(E1 Capitan, Yosemite and Mavericks included). Just download it and follow the tutorial below to get the work done.
Convert Canon XC10 4K MXF to ProRes MOV, MPEG-2 MPG on Mac
1. Click “Add Video” button to import Canon XC10 4K MXF video files to the Canon XC10 to FCP X/Premeire Converter.
2. Click on the “Profile” bar and to select proper format.
a. To edit Canon XC10 4K MXF files in FCP X natively, move your pointer to choose “Final Cut Pro > Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov)” as the output format.
b. To edit Canon XC10 4K MXF files in FCP X natively, move your pointer to choose “Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas > MPEG-2 (*.mpg)” as the output format.
Tip: Click “Settings” button if you’d like to customize advanced audio and video parameters like Video Codec, aspect ratio, bit rate, frame rate, Audio codec, sample rate, audio channels.
3. Click “Convert” button to convert Canon XC10 4K MXF to FCP X ProRes, Premiere MPG on Mac.
Once the Canon XC10 MXF to ProRes/MPG conversion is completed, you can get and transfer the converted Canon XC10 4K MXF footage into Final Cut Pro X/7/6 or Adobe Premiere Pro CC/CS for editing smoothly on Mac without issues.