Easy way to edit Canon XF205 .mxf files in Adobe Premiere CS with WMV/MPG/MOV
The XF205 professional camcorder features a highly versatile Genuine Canon 20x HD Video Lens that captures superb images with outstanding clarity at 900 TV lines of resolution. Offering a 35mm equivalent zoom of 26.8-576 mm, the optical zoom lens provides an extended range that can prove ideal for wide-angle to extreme telephoto shooting. When compared to previous XF professional camcorder models, the XF205′s flexible focal range and enhanced wide angle offer many creative options, even when working at a distance. An eight-blade circular aperture provides a natural and visually pleasing bokeh effect to out of focus highlights.
In addition, the XF205 features three separate, banked lens rings that provide independent control of critical focus, zoom and iris/aperture settings, with adequate separation to improve ease of use. Separate gain and white-balance toggle switches are provided. Also, the camera’s zoom speed is now up to 1.8x faster than the XF105/XF100 professional camcorders, with three selectable zoom speeds for creative control.
You may have got Canon XF205 camcorder which record MXF videos. MXF video format is often used in Canon HD camcorders, this format is good for keep video quality but it’s not easy to use, because MXF files are not supported by many editing software on Mac and Windows, such as Adobe Premiere CS on Mac. You may have the need to import and edit Canon XF205 MXF in Adobe Premiere CS. But Adobe Premiere doesn't support Canon XF205 MXF footages directly, and the best way to use MXF is transcoding Canon XF205 MXF files to WMV/MPG/MOV for Adobe Premiere.
Convert/Transcode Canon XF205 MXF video files to WMV/MPG/MOV for Adobe Premiere CS editing
1.Free download and launch UFUSoft MXF Converter for Mac.and then you can click "Add Video" to import Canon XF205 MXF files to the top Canon XF MXF Converter,or simply drag and drop files into the converter.
2.Click on the dropdown menu of "Profile" and select the output format.For converting Canon XF205 MXF footage to Adobe Premiere CS, you can choose "Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas > WMV(VC-1) Video (*.wmv) " or MPEG-2 Video (*.mpg) or MOV(AVC) Video (*.mov).
3.You can adjust the output paraments.Click the button "Settings" 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.
a. You’d better set the video frame rate as 30fps, video size as 1920*1080 to keep the best quality for editing in Adobe Premiere CS. If you want to have a smaller file size but keep the good quality, you can change the video size to 1440*1080.
b. You can customize the defaults and save them as custom conversion settings without affecting the original default selection.
4.Click "Convert" button to convert Canon XF205 MXF files to WMV/MPG/MOV for Adobe Premiere on Mac immediately. You can find the process in the “Conversion” interface.
When the Canon XF205 MXF to WVM/MPG/MOV conversion is completed, you can click "Browse" to locate the converted files.Now you can easily import Canon MXF files to Adobe Premiere CS for editing with high quality without any trouble.