Why convert P2 MXF to Prores on Mac?

FCP, Final Cut Pro or FCPX is the most popular video editing software on Mac Platform. FCP can be used to  import, organize, edit, add effects, sweeten, grade, and deliver your video project. However, P2 MXF video file from professional Panasonic camcorder like AG-HPX170, AJ-HPX2100, etc can’t be imported to FCP for editing. You will need to convert P2 MXF footage to ProRes 422 or 4444 for FCP.

MXF to ProRes Converter Mac will be your beneficial tool for converting P2 MXF footage. Using it, you can easily convert Panasonic P2 HD MXF to Apple ProRes on Mac Lion or Mountain Lion 10.8. Then you can import P2 MXF to FCP or FCPX for editing.

Follow the guide below to convert P2 HD MXF to ProRes for FCP

Free download HD Converter for Mac, install and run it.

(37.4MB) Only $35 Windows Version

Tips: If you are using FCP X, you should make sure you have installed ProApps QuickTime Codecs, or you may get files with sound only without video.

Step 1: Add P2 MXF footage
Launching the software, you should click “Add Files” button to import Panasonic P2 HD MXF videos to the software.
Import P2 MXF

Step 2: Output format
From the drop-down format list, you can choose MOV or ProRes format as output format.

Choose Prores for FCP Mac

Step 3: Convert P2 MXF to Prores for FCP
At last, click “Convert” button to convert P2 HD MXF video files to ProRes on Mac for FCP or FCPX.

List of P2 digital camcorder:
Panasonic P2 AG-HPX170 (NTSC version), AG-HPX171 (European version), AG-HPX300, AG-HPX370/371, AG-HPX500, AJ-HPX2100, AJ-HPX2700, AJ-HPX3000, and AJ-HPX3700.

(37.4MB) Only $35 Windows Version

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