FORUMS: list search recent posts

Transcoding MXF file to XDCAM EX

COW Forums : Apple Final Cut Pro Legacy

<< PREVIOUS   •   FAQ   •   VIEW ALL   •   PRINT   •   NEXT >>
Paul Pikarsky
Transcoding MXF file to XDCAM EX
on Dec 11, 2013 at 3:38:21 pm

Hi Everyone,

Our client for the video we are shooting tomorrow is looking to get his files not in Apple ProRes, but in XDCAM EX format. He claims we can just transcode the MXF file from the contents folder of the C300 to XDCAM EX to edit with.

Any ideas on the most convenient way to transcode these files for the client?

Thanks

-Paul


Return to posts index

Shane Ross
Re: Transcoding MXF file to XDCAM EX
on Dec 11, 2013 at 5:21:05 pm

FIRST, you need to install the Canon XF plugin for FCP:
http://learn.usa.canon.com/resources/blogs/2012/20120224_xf_plugin_fcp_x.sh...

Then, in the LOG AND TRANSFER preferences (sprocket drop down menu in the L&T interface) you set the CANON XF option to NATIVE. FCP will then re-wrap the MXF as QT...so you'll have XDCAM 422 QT files.

Shane
Little Frog Post
Read my blog, Little Frog in High Def


Return to posts index

<< PREVIOUS   •   VIEW ALL   •   PRINT   •   NEXT >>
© 2017 CreativeCOW.net All Rights Reserved
[TOP]