The Panasonic AG-HPX255 P2 hand-held camcorder, like its sister model, the AG-HPX255, offers advanced high-performance features including a high-sensitivity 1/3” 2.2 megapixel 3-MOS image sensor and an AVC-Intra codec to enable high-quality recording of Full-HD (1920 x 1080).
From its specs, we know Panasonic AG-HPX255 can generate MXF recordings in AVC-Intra and DVCPRO HD codec. While, when you import Panasonic AG-HPX255 P2 MXF files to FCP for editing, problems occurred. Although Final Cut Pro can support DVCPRO HD codec, you will meet some stuttering problem when viewing the P2 MXF footage in FCP on Mac. Plus, FCP does not support direct editing of AVC-Intra in the timeline. Final Cut Pro most compatible format is Apple ProRes. The best solution to solve the P2 MXF importing issues on FCP is to transcode Panasonic P2 MXF to ProRes for Final Cut Pro 6/7/X on Mac.
To make it easier for editing Panasonic AG-HPX255 P2 MXF videos in FCP, you can use UFUSoft P2 MXF Converter for Mac, which works as a great Mac Panasonic AG-HPX255 MXF Converter. It enables you to convert Panasonic AG-HPX255 P2 .mxf videos to Apple ProRes MOV with least quality loss. For easier editing, this cool Mac tool can also help you to merge multiple video clips.
How to convert AG-HPX255 MXF to ProRes MOV for FCP 6/7/X on Mac?
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Step 1. Launch the best AG-HPX255 MXF to FCP ProRes Converter. Click "Add Video" to import Panasonic AG-HPX255 MXF files to the best P2 MXF FCP Converter.
Step 2. Click on the dropdown menu of "Profile" and choose "Final Cut Pro > Apple ProRes 422 (*.mov)" as the output format from the profile list which is the compatible formats for the FCP X, FCP 7 and FCP 6.
Step 3. Click the "Settings" bar and you will go into a new interface named "Profile Settings". You can adjust codec, bit rate, frame rate, sample rate and audio channel in the interface according to your needs and optimize the output file quality.
Step 4. Click the "Convert" button to convert AG-HPX255 MXF files to Apple ProRes 422 MOV. The best P2 MXF to FCP X Converter will convert AG-HPX255 MXF files to FCP ProRes immediately.
After AG-HPX255 MXF to ProRes conversion, you can click "Open Folder" button to locate the converted video files. Now, you can import AG-HPX255 MXF to FCP X for editing freely.