MXF to ProRes Converter for Mac, convert MXF to ProRes for Mac OS X
The other day, one of my friends purchased a Canon XF305, which records movies in MXF format, and Final Cut Pro X doe not recognise them. He asks me for help. After Google a lot, I found this practical software - Apple ProRes Converter. It is good at transcoding MXF files to Apple ProRes codec, including Apple ProRes 422, Apple ProRes 422 (HQ), Apple ProRes 422 (LT), Apple ProRes 422 (Proxy), and Apple ProRes 4444.
MXF to ProRes Converter for Mac is able to convert MXF files to ProRes from Panasonic P2HD card, Canon XF and Sony XDCAM camcorders. After conversion, the converted MXF will be editable in Final Cut Pro. It also supports convert MXF to other HD or SD video formats on Mac OS X, such as MOV, MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, DV, M4V, MKV, VOB, TS, AVI, WMV, etc. Free to try Mac MXF to ProRes Converter, and make unique movie in Final Cut Pro.
How to convert MXF to Apple ProRes 422/4444 for FCP on Mac OS X?
Step 1: Add MXF File
Launch MXF to ProRes Converter for Mac, and load MXF file to the software from your Mac hard drive.
Step 2: Set MXF to ProRes
Click "Format" combo box to select output video format, e.g. Final Cut Pro -> Apple ProRes 422 (HQ) (*.mov). The specify the output folder to store final file.
Step 3: Transcode MXF to ProRes
Start to convert MXF to Apple ProRes 422 by hitting "Convert" button, you'll get the ProRes 422 file in a while.