Canon XF to Premiere Pro Workflow: Canon XF300 into Adobe Premiere Pro CS6

Summary: If you want to get an easy way to fix the issues of importing/editing Canon XF300 MXF footage in Premiere Pro CS6 smoothly, just get the best MXF to Premiere Converter here!

Canon XF300 is one of the most popular sellers in the canon XF series, and also in the photography market. You may have bought one and need to edit Canon MXF files in Adobe Premiere Pro CS6. So, come with a question- can Premiere Pro CS6 edit MXF files from the Canon XF camcorder smoothly? And there’s a isuue quoted as belwo :

Q: Just installed Adobe Production Studio CS6. Cannot import or open MXF files taken by Canon XF300. Updated to the latest version of the apps. The error "corrupted or unsupported fies" is the same with the following apps: After Effects CS6, Premiere Pro and Bridge. Any help will be appreciated.

As far as we know, the MXF files are not well supported by Premiere Pro CS6, as you may encounter many audio and video problems. And I know that you can try to install the Canon XF AMA plug-in. If the plug-in still can’t help you load MXF files to Adobe directly, your computer may have something wrong with the MXF format, then how to import Canon MXF footage in Premiere Pro CS6 for editing smoothly? You have to transcode Canon XF300 MXF to Adobe's native format.

Brorsoft MXF Converter for Mac (a professional Mac MXF to Premiere Pro Converter tool) is the best choice for you. It can generates best editing format/codec for filmmakers and video enthusiasts to use in different NLE apps, such as Adobe Premiere Pro CS4/CS5/CS6, Adobe After Effects, iMovie, Final Cut Express, Final Cut Pro 6/7/X, and more. For Windows user, get the MXF Converter.

Tutoiral on converting and importing Canon XF300 files into Adobe Premiere Pro

Step 1. Load MXF files to MXF converter for Mac

After downloading, install and run this MXF to Premiere Pro CS6 Converter, just copy the MXF files from the CF cards right to your hard drive, import the files to the software.

Step 2. Select Adobe Premeiere Pro best format

Click "Format" bar to choose the output format. Click and choose "Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas" > "MPEG-2(*.mpg)".

Tip: You can click "Settings" button to adjust the parameters, such as resolution, bitrate, etc.

Step 3. Converting XF300 to Premiere Pro

Click "Convert" button to start transcoding Canon MXF to MPEG-2 for importing to Premiere Pro CS6 on Mac.

After the conversion, just run Adobe Premiere Pro CS6 and import the generated .mpg files. You will find the output video work perfectly on Adobe Premiere Pro CS6 as well as for CS5, CS5.5, CC7.0.

Get more solutions for Panasonic/Canon P2 MXF/MXF importing and editing issues, please link to Brorsoft MXF Colum.

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