MXF to ProRes Converter Mac, is a free software that can help mxf camcorder users import native MXF to mpeg streamclip with 422, and 422 HQ. This MXF import software support all MXF container (DVCAM, DVCPRO, XDCAM, DNxHD, DV50, DV25, AVC-intro) with variety of camcorder brands (sony Panasonic, Canon, ikegami) . Note: iMovie for Mac lets you organize all your clips, turn them into your favorite films or trailers, and then premiere them on iMovie Theate
Nowadays, the professional camcorders such as sony XAVC4k, Panasonic P2, Canon XF300 camcorders are becoming more and more popular. While, what’s a pity that these professional camcorders record footage in MXF format cannot be recognized by iMovie on mac, even the latest version iMovie. So, how to import MXF files to iMovie 8/9/11 for editing with output video quality loseeless? Here we’d like to share the solution of importing MXF to iMovie.
Q: I have P2 MXF files downloaded directly from a Panasonic P2 card onto an external hard drive. I want to edit my MXF files in iMovie 8/9/11, but frustratingly, iMovie can’t ingest the MXF at all. Any solution can suggest?
From above words of one MXF camcorder user, we conclude that the user intends to import MXF files to iMovie 8/9/11 for further editing, but the met the trouble. Here we offer the solution to you. In order to import MXF files to iMovie 8/9/11 for editing without any trouble, the only method for you is to convert MXF files to iMovie 8/9/11 compatible format with a professional tool.
The MXF to iMovie 8/9/11 Converter is the highly recommended software for you here. This easy-to-use MXF to iMovie Converter can help you to transcode MXF to iMovie supported format quickly and easily. The professional MXF to iMovie Converter comes with default format for iMovie 8/9/11, Apple Intermediate Codec (AIC) MOV which is perfect format for iMovie 8/iMovie 9/iMovie 11. Below is the detailed guide.
Before start the conversion, please make sure you have downloaded and installed the best MXF to iMovie 8/9/11 Converter on your Mac computer (You can free download the trial version).
Step 1: Import MXF recordings to the best MXF to iMovie 8/9/11 Converter.
Launch the best UFUWare MXF to iMovie Converter. Click the button “File” to add MXF recordings to the best P2 MXF to iMovie 8/9/11 Converter. (Note: While importing MXF clips to MXF to iMovie Converter for conversion please make sure you have the original MXF file structure as it saved on your camcorder. If you only have some random .MXF clips, your files will have image only without audio.) If it is necessary, you can double click the each file to have a preview.
Tip: If you wanna join your several MXF recordings into one video, just check the “Merge into one” box. Afterwards, you can ingest the MXF file into iMovie without interruption.
Step 2: Select an output format for iMovie 8/9/11 and set the output folder.
Click on the dropdown menu of “Format” and then move you pointer to iMovie and Final Cut Express > Apple Intermediate Codec(AIC) (*.mov). The Apple Intermediate Codec(AIC) is the compatible format for iMovie 8/9/11 which can make you edit MXF recordings in iMovie perfectly. Then you can set the output folder by clicking “Browse” icon as you need.
Step 3: Click “Settings” icon to adjust audio and video parameter.
Click the “Settings” icon and you will go into a new interface named “Profile Settings”. You can adjust codec, bit rate, frame rate, sample rate and audio channel in the interface according to your needs and optimize the output file quality.
Note: You’d better keep the original video size for your MXF files and set the frame rate as 30p which can make you edit MXF recordings in iMovie keeping high quality and without any trouble.
Step 4: Start converting your MXF footage to 30p AIC MOV for iMovie 8/9/11 on Mac.
Click the “Convert” button; it will convert MXF to 30p AIC MOV for iMovie on Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite,10.9 Mavericks,10.8 Mountain Lion,10.7 Lion immediately. You can find the process in the “Conversion” interface.
Once the MXF footage to AIC MOV for iMovie 8/9/11 conversion is done, you will be able to get the output files for iMovie via clicking on “Open” button effortlessly. Now you can easily import the MXF footage to iMovie 8/9/11 for editing with high quality without any trouble.
1. The MXF to iMovie 8/9/11 Converter is the best application for you to convert/transcode MXF files to iMovie. Besides, if you want to convert/import MXF to FCP X, iDVD, etc for editing, this MXF to iMovie 8,iMovie 9,iMovie 11 Converter can also do you a favor. More information get from aPubsoft MXF to iMovie 8/9/11 Converter.
2. If you want to burn your MXF footage to DVD with iDVD, you can refer to Burn Panasonic AJ-HPX2700 MXF to DVD with iDVD on Mac.