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Convert/Edit Canon XF305 MXF to MPG/WMV on Sony Vegas-Best Canon XF305 Video Converter

Along with the XF300, the Canon XF305 Professional Camcorder represents Canon’s entry into professional solid state video acquisition. Following on the heels of its widely respected XH line of tape-based camcorders, the XF305 takes advantage of the latest HD technology–along with Canon’s newly developed MPEG-2 4:2:2 codec–to record Full HD video to widely available Compact Flash cards.Everything you could want in a handheld, professional camcorder is here in one sleek, affordable package: three 1920 x 1080 CMOS sensors, multiple bit rates (up to 50Mbps), variable resolution and frame rates, industry-standard MXF file wrappers, a newly developed L-Series 18x zoom lens, and full image customization.

The XF305 can record with 1080/60i or 720/60p HD MXF. . MXF file format is not compatible with many programs. You may have problem to play, edit or use these format on video editing software. So after shooting some .mxf footage from Canon XF305 Camcorder with HD 1080/60i or 720/60p , and you are using Sony Vegas Pro to perform further editing, you will find Sony Vegas Pro does not work well with the Canon XF305 1080/60i or 720/60p MXF videos. How to import Canon XF305 1080/60i or 720/60p MXF to Sony Vegas for editing?

As we konw, Sony Vegas deals very well with MPEG-2,WMV files, but how to convert these Canon XF305 damned 1080/60i or 720/60p MXF files to MPEG-2,WMV for Sony Vegas? With MXF Video Converter, you can convert Canon MXF to WMV, AVI, MPEG2, MPG, MOV.

Below is the quick guide for those who have a hard time converting/bring Canon XF305 1080/60i or 720/60p MXF files to MPG/WMV for editing on Sony Vegas .

Step 1. Add Canon XF305 1080/60i or 720/60p MXF videos to Canon MXF Video Converter.
Free Download Canon MXF Converter from UFUSoft, launch the app and load MXF files into the program. You can simply drag and drop files into the converter or click “Add” to browse for your MXF files.

Step 2. Choose MPG/WMV output format.
Choose output format for Sony Vegas. Click the “Format” option and choose Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas > MPEG-2(*.mpg) or WMV (VC-1) (*.wmv) as output format.

import Canon XF305 1080/60i or 720/60p MXF to Sony Vegas

Tips: Click the “Settings” button and choose the right option like 1920*1080 or 1280*720 from the video size drop-down box.You can adjust all the items in the following interface, including codec, aspect ratio, bit rate, frame rate, sample rate, and audio channels (include 5.1 channels).

Step 3. Edit loaded Canon XF305 1080/60i or 720/60p MXF files.(Optional)
Click the button of “Editor” on the menu bar and the editor interface will come out with several editing options.They allow you to crop unwanted parts, trim video length and add some special effects, like aged film, replace audio and add your own watermark to the video.

Step 4. Convert Canon XF305 1080/60i or 720/60p MXF for Sony Vegas.
Click the convert button under the preview window, and the Canon MXF Video Converter will start converting Canon XF305 MXF to MPG/WMV for Sony Vegas. After the conversion, import the MPEG2/WMV videos to Sony Vegas and adjust the Project Properties of the video file.

Tips: This MXF Video Converter also can convert MXF to MOV, convert MXF to AVI, convert MXF to MPG, convert MXF to MPEG, convert MXF to MP4, convert MXF to DV, etc with perfect quality and without audio syncing problems for Adobe Premiere, Corel VideoStudio Pro , After effects, Kdenlive, Premiere Elements, Magix Video PRO, Pinnacle Studio,Windows Live Movie Maker , Windows Movie Maker .etc Windows editing software on Windows XP, Windows Vista , Windows 7, Windows 8.