Wednesday, June 4, 2014

How to edit 2014 World Cup MXF recordings in Final Cut Pro X/iMovie/Avid/Premiere Pro on Mac

Follow the guide below and you will know how to edit 2014 World Cup MXF recordings in Final Cut Pro X/iMovie/Avid/Premiere Pro on Mac OS X without any other problems.

2014 Brazil FIFA World Cup will be the exciting memories for soccer fans. It’s great to watch recorded 2014 World Cup soccer match with your HD camcorders like if you plan to travel to Brazil for the 2014 FIFA World CupNow it's time to get your Canon, Panasonic P2 and Sony XDCAM MXF camcorders ready to record the 2014 FIFA World Cup footaball matches, and edit them on Mac in Final Cut Pro X/iMovie/Avid/Premiere Pro after coming back.

While, if you want to edit World Cup MXF videos, you may find the high quality MXF files are not recognized by most editing software even iMovie, Final Cut Pro, iMovie, Avid, etc, but sometimes to edit he raw MXF files in iMovie/FCP/FCE/Avid/Adobe Premiere Pro, etc is necessary to get a good visual effect, so, how to convert/import World Cup MXF recordings to Mac for editing? Is there software can do the job? 

The answer is positive. To convert and import 2014 World Cup MXF footage to iMovie/FCP/FCE/Avid, etc, you just need Pavtube iMedia Converter for Mac to help you. It is the solid tool to help users make the MXF transcoding on Mac OS X. It offers the optimal preset profiles for Final Cut Pro 6/7 and FCP X, Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premirere Pro, iMovie, FCE and more. And there is no need to worry about the quality loss. Becides MXF files, this all-in-one toolbox support converting other HD recordings and ripping Blu-ray, DVD for editing and playback.

Below is the simple guide about how to convert 2014 World Cup MXF footage into Avid, Premiere, iMovie, FCP on Mac.

Step 1: You need to download, install and run the smart World Cup MXF Converter Mac and transfer your MXF recordings to the program from the HD camcorder. Join MXF clips via checking the “Merge into one” box. 

Step 2: Click on the “Format”bar and choose a best editable format. 

a. Select Final Cut Pro > Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov) as the output format for Final Cut Pro. 

b. To edit World Cup MXF footage in Avid MC, choose Avid Media Composer->Avid DNxHD(*.mov).  

c. For iMovie, choose iMovie and Final Cut Express > Apple Intermediate Codec(AIC) (*.mov). 

d. For importing World Cup MXF to Premiere Pro, please select Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas > MPEG-2 (*.mpg). 


1. You also can click “Settings” to set video frame rate, video size and Video Bitrate as you want. 

2. Want to upload recorded 2014 World Cup soccer match video to YouTube? You can trim, crop, add watermarks, even adjust video volume, you can click that pencil icon, go to the editing panel, then you can so some simple editing works.

Step 3: As soon as all things are finished, please click “Convert” button to start the 2014 World Cup MXF conversion on Mac OS X. 

Once the conversion is 100% completed, you can smoothly copy the converted files to FCP/Avid/Premiere/iMovie for editing. 
Now it's time to sharing your edited or reorganized 2014 World Cup soccer match with your friends and family and review all the wonderful moments on 2014 World Cup football game!
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