Sony XDCAM series camcorders like Sony PMW-EX1, PDZ-VX10, Sony PMW-350K, Sony PMW-320K, Sony PMW-EX3, Sony PMW-EX1, Sony PMW-F3L, Sony PMW-F3K, Sony PMW-100, Sony PDM700, Sony PDM-F800, etc are high-end professional camcorders which can capture stunning-quality HD images; they can offer very high quality HD recording at a data rate of up to 50Mbps at MXF format. But when you want to edit the videos they record, you may find the high quality MXF files are not recognized by most editing software even iMovie, Final Cut Pro, Final Cut Express, Avid, etc, but sometimes to edit he raw Sony XDCAM MXF files in iMovie/FCP/FCE/Avid/Adobe Premiere Pro/After Effects/Kendlive, etc is necessary to get a good visual effect, so, how to convert/import Sony XDCAM MXF to Apple ProRes MOV? Is there software can do the job?
The answer is positive. To convert and import Sony XDCAM MXF to iMovie/FCP/FCE/Avid, etc, you just need UFUSoft MXF Converter for Mac to help you. Sony MXF Converter for Mac is a good choice for you. It can fast convert Sony PDZ-VX10, PDM700, PDM-F800, PMW100, PMW-350K, PMW-EX3, PMW-EX1, PMW-F3L, PMW-F3K, etc camcorder MXF to MOV for editing on Mac without quality loss. And this Mac Sony XDCAM MXF Converter is easy-to-use while high-efficient?free download and install it, you will be able to convert the MXF to iMovie/Final Cut Express/FCP/Avid/Adobe Premiere Pro/After Effects/Kendlive, etc now, and this guide will tell you how to convert all MXF videos to Mac compatible ProRes 422 or H.264 MOV step by step.
Guide on how to Convert/import Sony XDCAM MXF to iMovie/Final Cut Express/Final Cut Pro, etc on Mac OS X.
Step 1: Load Sony XDCAM MXF files
Simply click Add File button to import Sony XDCAM MXF files.
Step 2: Set output format and output path
Select the MXF files, click Profile drop-down list to select Final Cut Pro > Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov) or HD Video > HD MOV Video (*.mov) as output format, then set output path to save the converted video files from Destination options.
Step 3: Setting
You can set audio and video parameters for the video by hit Setting button
After all settings are done, click Convert button to convert MXF from Sony XDCAM camcorder like Sony PMW-EX1, PDZ-VX10, Sony PMW-350K, Sony PMW-320K, Sony PMW-EX3, Sony PMW-EX1, Sony PMW-F3L, Sony PMW-F3K, Sony PMW-100, Sony PDM700, Sony PDM-F800, etc to MOV for iMovie/Final Cut Express/Final Cut Pro/Avid/Adobe Premiere Pro/After Effects/Kendlive on Mac. When finish converting, you can import the converted video files to Mac editors for further editing then.