Summary: Having trouble importing Panasonic AJ-PX270 MXF files to Adobe Premiere Pro CC/CS6/CS5/CS4? Get the best P2 MXF Converter to fix your issue effortlessly.
The AJ-PX270, Panasonic’s first P2 HD handheld camcorder with AVC-ULTRA recording, combines the high quality and incredible efficiency of low bit rate recording. With its innovative AVC-ULTRA codec, the PX270 features a wide range of recording modes, now including AVC-Intra Class200, AVC-Intra Class100, AVC-LongG as well as AVC-Proxy, enabling fast, efficient offline editing. But things are not easy as users expect, many users are facing frustrating results when editing P2 MXF from Panasonic AJ-PX270 in Adobe Premiere Pro.
Up to now, Adobe Premiere Pro CC and CS6 seems to work fine if you import your P2 MXF footages directly from cameras or P2 card, but if you have already copied MXF recordings to your HDD or you download them from somewhere, the importing error may jump out. The realizable workaround to get Panasonic PX270 MXF into Premiere Pro is to transcode P2 MXF to MPEG-2 or WMV.
Overall, Brorsoft MXF Converter for Mac is the best choice to get the work done. It lets you transcode MXF to MPEG-2, convert MXF to AIC, encode MXF to Apple ProRes, render MXF to DNxHD and more. This is a smart tool specially designed for MXF users to preview and convert MXF recordings to your wanted video and audio formats, so as to smoothly add them into Adobe Premiere Pro, iMovie, FCE, FCP, Avid Media Composer and more other video editing software to do further editing. It naturally support converting MXF recordings shot by a Panasonic P2 camcorders and Canon XF camcorders on Mac OS X. If you have MXF editing issues on Windows PC, get the MXF Converter to solve the problem.
Full Guide: Encode Panasonic P2 Card MXF footage to Premiere Pro CC/CS6/CS5
Step 1: Add MXF files to this top P2 MXF to MPEG-2 Converter
Launch Brorsoft MXF Converter for Mac, and click the "Add Files" button to load .mxf videos for converting.
Step 2: Choose Premiere friendly format
Click "Format" bar and then move your pointer Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas --> MPEG-2(*.mpg) as target format. Besides, you can also choose WMV (VC-1) (*.wmv) if you want to get a relatively smaller output file.
PS: You also can click “Settings” to set video frame rate, video size and Video Bitrate as you want.
Step 3: Start Panasonic P2 MXF conversion
As soon as all things are finished, please click “Convert” button to start the Panasonic P2 MXF to Premiere Pro conversion on Mac OS X.
Once the conversion is 100% completed, you can smoothly copy the converted Panasonic AJ-PX270 files to Premiere Pro CC/CS6/CS5/CS4 with smooth workflow.
This versatile P2 MXF Converter for Mac allows you to convert MXF video to kinds of NLEs; just choose a proper output format. If you want to edit Pansonic P2 MXF media in Final Cut Pro, please choose the "Final Cut Pro > Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov)" as output; For iMovie or FCE 4, choose the "iMovie and Final Cut Express -> Apple InterMediate Codec (AIC) (*.mov)". For Avid MC, choose "Avid Media Composer > Avid DNxHD(*.mov)"
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