Without rendering or any other problems on Mac OS X, do you guys know how to import the XDCAM EX MP4 files to Premiere Pro CC for editing? While in the following guide, we would like to introduce you an efficient way of converting our XDCAM MP4 to MPEG-2 MPG nicely for Premiere Pro CC. Why and how could we do that? Let’s together see the article below.
More talks on Sony XDCAM EX3 camcorder?
Codec missing or unavailable”. I was checking forum and google and couldn’t find anything about this subject. Anybody works with Sony F3 files on Premiere Pro CC?’ That’s the typical question questioned by some Sony fans. As soon as we fall in love with Sony camcorders, we are planning to enjoy our new life, right? While for this Sony XDCAM EX camcorder, it is part of Sony’s highly successful XDCAM EX product family, which supports a high speed nonlinear workflow. With XDCAM EX, recordings are made as data files in the MP4 format, which is widely used in a number of recent electronic portable devices and has been standardized by ISO.
Solutions to import Sony XDCAM EX3 MP4 footage to Premiere Pro CC.
Since the native XDCAM EX footage can’t be ingested to Premiere Pro, we can get some help from third-party software—Pavtube HD Video Converter for Mac/Windows, which is not only designed for XDCAM MP4 files, but also suitable for others. In some ways, the program is a professional yet easy-to-use XDCAM EX Converter on Mac OS X, which not only can convert Sony PMW-F3 video clips to MPEG-2 codec videos for Mac editing, but also provide simple video editing functions for you.
Notes: With the popularity of the new H.265/HEVC videos, we are glad to tell you the new Windows version can support the H.265/HEVC codec encode and decode well. I guess now you must cannot wait to enjoy the higher quality and smaller size, right?
Simple steps we should learn to convert XDCAM MP4 to MPEG-2 MPG for Premiere Pro CC.
Step 1.Launch the professional Sony MXF Converter, and then click “Add” button to browse and load your source Sony PMW-F3 XDCAM files. If you need to import an entire file folder directly, simply click “Add from folder” tab.
Step 2. For editing in Premiere batively, go to “Format” menu and choose Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas —> MPEG-2(*.mpg) as target format.
Additional tips: If you want to set some parameters for the output profile, you could click the “Settings” button to set the output bitrates, encode, frame rate, resolution, sample rate, channels, etc.
As the former steps finished, you can press “Convert” button to start rewrapping Sony PMW-F3 mp4 files to MPEG-2 for Premier Pro CC. This workflow is also available for Premiere Pro CS6/CS5/CS4 and then when you have transferred the files into Premiere Pro CC, no issues will appear on the screen, you have my word.