Wednesday, March 2, 2016

P2 MXF Solution: Editing P2 MXF Media in DaVinci Resolve Lite/11 on Mac

DaVinci Resolve Lite/DaVinci Resolve 11 can handle much more native video formats and camera files than any other real time editing system. However, it cannot handle the P2 MXF footage from Panasonic P2 camcorder. That's why you found it's a painful experience to import P2 MXF files to DaVinci Resolve Lite/DaVinci Resolve 11 for editing.

On many HD video editing forums, there are many users complained about the issue to import P2 MXF to DaVinci Resolve Lite/DaVinci Resolve 11 for editing, the DaVinci Resolve Lite/DaVinci Resolve 11 video editing software can’t support P2 MXF video files recorded by Panasonic. So users can’t load the P2 MXF footages to DaVinci Resolve Lite/DaVinci Resolve 11 for editing smoothly. How to solve this P2 MXF to DaVinci Resolve Lite/DaVinci Resolve 11 importing and editing issue easily?

Read through some posts online, I have found some similar (but not identical) problems like no audio, import slowly… After looking into this more, I know that DaVinci Resolve Lite/DaVinci Resolve 11 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.

To make P2 MXF files compatible with DaVinci Resolve Lite/DaVinci Resolve 11, the easy and reliable workaround is to transcode P2 MXF to DaVinci Resolve Lite/DaVinci Resolve 11 supported video formats such as QuickTime, ProRes, DNxHD first.

To convert P2 MXF to DaVinci Resolve Lite/DaVinci Resolve 11 easily and quickly, Pavtube iMixMXF (Best Mac (multi-track) MXF Converter Review) is highly recommended. This program features high efficiency and seamless conversion. With it, you can transcode MTS to DaVinci Resolve Lite/DaVinci Resolve 11 compatible video(QuickTime, ProRes, Avid DNxHD is well supported by this powerful editing system) with original quality. Besides, it can support the multiple audios as output, would you like to have a try?

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More Features of Pavtube iMixMXF:

Convert P2 MXF video files

iMixMXF Supports batch convert Panasonic MXF, AVCHD, MTS, M2TS, video to MP4, H.264, MPEG-4, M4V, MOV, DV, MPEG-2, FLV, SWF, 3GP, AVI, WMV, ASF, HD Video etc with amazing quality and fast speed.

Import P2 MXF video to editing software

iMixMXF can help you convert then import P2 MXF video to FCP X/7, iMovie, FCE, Avid MC, Premiere Pro/CS 4/CS 5/CS 6, Pinnacle Studio, QuickTime, iTunes and other editing applications.

Transfer P2 MXF Files to any device

iMixMXF supports import MXF, AVCHD, MTS, M2TS, files to all Apple/Android/Windows tablet and smartphone.

Easy to use

Batch conversion, concise guidance, friendly interface, three steps, fast speed and best quality.

Edit P2 MXF files

Allows us to edit P2 MXF video files: Clip, Crop, Merge, Apply effect, set output parameter, Snapshot, Rotate etc.

If you are a Windows user, and in need of edit the P2 MXF videos in Windows Movie Maker,Sony VegasAdobe After Effects,etc. Please turn to Pavtube MXF MultiMixer Converter.

How to Convert P2 MXF Files to DNxHD for DaVinci Resolve Lite/11

Connect the P2 camcorder to computer and transfer P2 MXF files to hard drive. Download the Pavtube iMixMXF Converter and install it to your Mac(compatible with Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan, 10.10 Yosemite, 10.9 Mavericks, 10.8 Mountain Lion, 10.7 Lion, 10.6 Snow Leopard, 10.5 Leopard and lower versions).

Step 1. Add P2 MXF files

Click "Add Video" button to load P2 MXF files to the program. You can also directly drag the video files into the program directly.

Step 2. Select output format

As is mentioned above, Avid DNxHD is well supported by DaVinci Resolve Lite/11. So just click the format bar to follow “Avid Media Compose” > “Avid DNxHD 720p (*.mov)” or “Avid DNxHD 1080p (*.mov).”

Tip: If you like, adjust video and audio parameters, including the Bitrate of Video and Audio, the Codec of Video and Audio, Video Size, Sample Rate, Frame Rate, Audio Channels, etc., by clicking the Settings button on the main interface for getting the best quality.

Step 3. Start the conversion

Finally, simply hig the big Convert button to start converting P2 MXF to DaVinci Resolve Lite/DaVinci Resolve 11 friendly video formats. 

Within several minutes, you can find the converted file on your computer by clicking the "Open" button. And then you can import the converted files to DaVinci Resolve Lite/DaVinci Resolve 11 easily.

Related program:

Pavtube Media Magician / Mac Version: A nice camcorder assistant manager, lossless camcorder video joiner, MTS/ M2TS/ MXF/ P2 MXF/ MOV/ MKV/ TiVo/ WMV/ AVI/ MPG converter and editor. Meamwhile it supported upload edited video to YouTube directly.

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