Panasonic AG-HVX200 is a hot camcorder for the professional HDTV photographers. Have you got one? As many users get HVX200, more problems are coming up: some of them have the need to import Panasonic AG-HPX250 P2 MXF to FCP X/7/6 for editing on Mac OS X, but they always meet the importing issues. This article is mainly to solve the Panasonic AG-HVX200 recordings to FCP X/7/6 importing problems.
In fact, (P2) MXF, a highly compressed format, is not easy for editing in NLE system including iMovie, Final Cut Express, Final Cut Pro, Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premiere Pro, etc. Then how to import Panasonic AG-HVX200 videos to Final Cut Pro X/7/6 for editing without any issue? Well, if you make the recordings editable before taking to the program, the incompatible error won’t happen any more. As far as I know, Apple ProRes 422 is the best format for FCP, and Apple InterMediate Codec is for iMovie/FCE, and DNxHD for Avid Media Composer, MPG/WMV/MOV for Adobe Premiere Pro, etc.
Here you can download and apply UFUSoft MXF Converter for Mac to achieve the goal in a fast way. This Panasonic P2 MXF Converter for Mac is the solid tool to help users make the Panasonic AG-HVX200 P2 MXF transcoding on Mac OS X(Mountain Lion, Mavericks, Yosemite included). It offers the optimal preset profiles for Final Cut Pro 6/7 and FCP X, iMovie, Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premiere Pro, FCE and more. And there is no need to worry about the quality loss. And following will introduce how to convert Panasonic AG-HVX200 P2 MXF to Prores .MOV for FCP X/7/6 on Mac.
Convert and Edit Panasonic AG-HVX200 P2 MXF in FCP X/7/6 with Apple Prores codec
Step 1. Free download the Panasonic MXF to FCP Converter for Mac, load your P2 MXF files into the program. As a top P2 MXF Converter, it also supports transcoding Panasonic AG-HVX200 MXF to Apple ProRes 422 Codec for editing with Final Cut Pro X/7/6.
Step 2. Click the format bar, and move mouse cursor to “Final Cut Pro > Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov)” as output format for editing MXF in Final Cut Pro X/7/6.
Step 3. Click convert button in the main interface to start transcoding AG-HVX200 Panasonic P2 MXF to FCP Prores .MOV on mac.
Some more helpful features of the Panasonic AG-HVX200 P2 MXF to Prores Converter for Mac:
1. Settings- click to set video resolution(1920×1080/1440×1080/1280×720/720×480), bitrate(from 1Mbps to 20Mbps), frame rate (24p/30p)
2. Editor (next to “Add” icon)- click to set deinterlace, denoise, mute, volume up, trim, crop, etc.
After the workflow, you can go to the output folder to find the converted video files. Now you are free to load/edit Panasonic AG-HVX200 P2 MXF files in FCP X/7/6 under Mac without problems.