The Canon XF705 4K 1″ Sensor XF-HEVC H.265 Pro Camcorder is a professional camcorder that offers some of the latest tech innovations, including recording in 4K UHD and with a H.265 codec. The XF705 Professional Camcorder is the first Canon video camera that can record in H.265, which offers a compression ratio of about 2x the mainstream coding technology of H.264/AVC – improving the efficiency of 4K data handling. While enjoying the stunning HD image quality, many folks are having problems when importing Canon XF705 H.265 MXF videos to After Effects CC. If you’re in such a situation, you can read on to learn more. In this article, you will learn what’s the reason and how to edit Canon XF705 footage in After Effects CC smoothly.
The Canon XF705 records in H.265/H.264 and outputs its files as .MXF files (the container). If your recordings are compressed using the H.265 codec. So the files you are getting out of Canon XF705 are suited to be delivered as is, which is usually not ideal for editing. Therefore you will encounter problems when ingesting Canon XF705 H.265 files to After Effecs CC, either stretched and distorted or requires constant rendering, let alone the 4K footage from Canon XF705. To make Canon XF705 footage compatible with After Effects CC, the easy workaround is to convert Canon XF705 H.265 MXF to H.264 encoded MOV, something that ensures maximum editing quality and efficiency when working with After Effecs CC.
To finish the task, you can try Acrok Video Converter Ultiamte (Windows Version | Mac Version), which is fully compatible with all Windows and Mac operating systems. With it you can easily rewrap and transcode Canon XF705 H.265 to H.264 codec which ensures best results for using in After Effecs CC. Besides, the H.265 Video Converter adds some other advanced encoders like Apple Intermediate Codec, MPEG-2, DNxHD, Apple ProRes, etc. allowing you to convert video to seamlessly fit iMovie, Sony Vegas Pro, Avid Media Composer, Final Cut Pro X, etc. Just get it and follow the step-by-step tutorial to convert Canon XF705 videos for editing in After Effecs CC smoothly. In addition, you can rip and convert Blu-ray movies to any device supported format witn this best Blu-ray ripping software.
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How to convert Canon XF705 H.265 to H.264 for After Effecs CC
Step 1. Import Canon XF705 H.265 recordings
Install and launch the best Canon XF705 to After Effecs CC Converter and load the source H.265 .mxf files to the program. You can play the loaded videos via the preview window.
Step 2. Select After Effecs CC supported format
Click on the “Format” bar then “Editing Software” and you will see options to convert your .mxf video for certain video editing software. Since you will be importing the video to After Effects CC after the conversion, have “Adobe Premiere AVC (*.mov)” be your selected output format to get videos that are highly compatible with Adobe editing software.
Tip – Profile Settings:
In case the default settings do not fit your requirement, you can click “Settings” button and enter “Profile Settings” panel to adjust video size, bit rate, frame rate, sample rate and audio channels.
Step 3. Start Canon XF705 H.265 to H.264 conversion
Finally, click the big Convert button and your files will be converted into H.264 encoded .MOV files ready to be imported into After Effects CC.