Canon has announced the EOS C300 Mark II Cinema EOS camera, an an evolutionary 2nd generation Cinema EOS 4K camera. It features a new 8.85 megapixel 16:9 CMOS image sensor, a new 10-bit Canon Log 2 Gamma, an expanded dynamic range of 15 stops, dual Canon DIGIC DV5 image processors, improved Dual Pixel CMOS Autofocus, innovative focus assist engineering and CFast recording technology. The Canon C300 Mark II camera records 4K video at 4096 x 2160 at 24p, as well as UHD at 3820×2160 at 30p, Full HD video at 60fps.

The Canon C300 Mark II camera records 4K videos in using XF-AVC codec, and H.264 format in MXF wrapper, but the only problem is, MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 has not yet been accepted by editing software(Final Cut Pro, iMovie, Final Cut Express, Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premiere Pro, Sony Vegas Pro, etc.) and more. If you want to edit the Canon C300 Mark II 4K MXF files in FCP X, you have the need to convert the Canon C300 Mark II 4K MXF to Final Cut Pro editable formats before editing. Here we will recommend a powerful Canon C300 Mark II 4K MXF to FCP X Converter, with which you can convert Canon C300 Mark II 4K MXF files to Apple ProRes codec with a few clicks.

How to convert Canon C300 Mark II XF-AVC 4K MXF to Apple ProRes on Mac?

Step 1. Free download Canon C300 Mark II to FCP X Converter for Mac:

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Step 2. Import Canon C300 Mark II 4K MXF files.

Install and run Canon C300 Mark II 4K MXF to FCP X Converter on your Mac, click “Add File” button to import the 4K MXF files from your Canon C300 Mark II camera, or directly drag and drop the Canon C300 Mark II XF-AVC MXF files to the converter.

Canon C300 Mark II 4K MXF to FCP X Converter

Step 3. Select Apple ProRes for Final Cut Pro

Select a proper format from the drop-down list of “Profile” bar. To make Canon C300 Mark II 4K MXF videos be compatible with FCP X, you’re suggested to select “Final Cut Pro > Apple ProRes 422(*.mov) or Apple ProRes 4444 (*.mov)” format.

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Step 4. Convert Canon C300 Mark II XF-AVC MXF to Apple ProRes on Mac

Click “Convert” button, and the Canon C300 Mark II 4K MXF to ProRes Converter will convert Canon C300 Mark II 4K MXF to Apple ProRes MOV with best video and audio quality, video and audio synchronization is perfectly guaranteed.

After Canon C300 Mark II 4K MXF to Apple ProRes conversion, click “Open Folder” button to get the generated files, and load the converted Canon XF-AVC MXF files to Final Cut Pro 6/7/X for further editing on Mac.