he Canon XC10 4K Camcorder, a compact camcorder, features 1" CMOS sensor, a 10x f/2.8 to 5.6 SLR-style manual zoom lens with auto and manual focus capability, a DIGIC DV 5 image processor. Canon XC10 is able to capture 2MP stills and 3840 x 2160 resolution, high bit-rate 4K video footage. The 4K video is recorded with H.264 compression and packed in the widely supported MXF wrapper. Bitrates 35 and 50 Mbps are available for 1080i/p recording, and there are 205 and 305 Mbps modes (depending on frame rate).
As we know, the MXF format can't be natively supported by many professional video editing applications including iPhoto. What's more, it also would be a bit hard to handle 4K video with iPhoto. That's the reason why there are so many guys are facing troubles when editing Canon XC10 4K MXF files in iPhoto. Well, things can be different if you get some help from third-party software UFUWare MXF Converter for Mac.
UFUWare MXF Converer for Mac is a professional MXF Converter for Mac, which can not only convert Canon XC10 4K MXF files to QuickTime MOV for iPhoto, but also provide simple video editing functions for you. This Mac MXF Converter can also transcode MXF videos from Canon C300/C500, XF100/XF105, XF300/XF305, XF200/XF205, Panasonic P2 cameras for editing in iPhoto, Final Cut Pro, iMovie, Final Cut Express, Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premiere Pro, etc on Mac OS X(Yosemite and Mavericks included). Just download it and follow the tutorial below to get the work done.
Convert Canon XC10 4K MXF to QuickTime MOV for iPhoto editing on Mac
Step 1. Install and run the UFUWare MXF Converter as the Canon XC10 to iPhoto Converter, and then import Canon XC10 4K MXF files to the converter by clicking the "Add File" button.
Step 2. Click the "Profile" bar and get the dropdown menu, then move your pointer to choose "General Video > MOV-QuickTime Video(*.mov)" as the output format. QuickTime MOV is best supported format for iPhoto.
1. Settings- Click "Settings" button to customize advanced audio and video parameters like Video Codec, aspect ratio, bit rate, frame rate, Audio codec, sample rate, audio channels.
2. Edit- click to deinterlace, trim, crop, add effect, etc.
Step 3. Click "Convert" button to convert Canon XC10 4K MXF to
QuickTime MOV for iPhoto on Mac
After the Canon XC10 4K MXF to QuickTime MOV conversion is completed, you can click "Open Folder" button to locate the generated QuickTime .mov files. Then transfer the converted files to iPhoto for editing smoothly on Mac with ease.