MXF to DaVinci Resolve- Edit Canon XC10 XF-AVC MXF files in DaVinci Resolve

You may find that DaVinci Resolve does not support Canon XC10 MXF video format. Thus, MXF files must first be converted into a supported video file type before DaVinci Resolve can import them. Below is the how to.

DaVinci Resolve is a wonderful video editing tool especially with the most advanced color corrector. And it normally can recognize a few file formats like QuickTime DNxHD, ProRes files from cams. So, can we work with Canon XC10 MXF files in DaVinci Resolve directly? The answer is NO. Although DaVinci Resolve supports a wide range of file formats, it is difficult to afford Canon XC10 4K MXF videos. 

In order to edit Canon XC10 video files in DaVinci Resolve 11, you need to convert Canon XC10 MXF to Resolve 11 supported video formats such as QuickTime, ProRes, DNxHD first. To finish the task, you can use Brorsoft MXF Converter, the best video converter that can help you transcode MXF to DaVinci Resolve compatible video with original quality. Besides, this software can also transcode MXF files for editing in Windows Movie Maker, Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premiere Pro, Sony Vegas, etc NLEs. If you are running on Mac, please get MXF converter for Mac. Download it now and follow the steps to convert your Canon XC10 XF-AVC MXF videos to DaVinci Resolve. 

How to import Canon XC10 XF-AVC MXF files to DaVinci Resolve 

Step 1: Install the program on Mac and run it. Drag the Canon XC10 XF-AVC MXF files to the software. Or you can also click "Add" button on the top of the main interface to import video to the program. 


Step 2: Click the format bar and move mouse cursor "Avid Media Composer". Here we recommend the "Avid DNxHD 1080p (*.mov)" as the best video format. 


Tip: You can click "Settings" button to adjust the resolution, bitrate, etc. Just customize the parameters to meet your need. 

Step 3: Click "Convert" button to start converting MXF to DNxHD for importing to Davinci Resolve. 

After the conversion is finished, just run Davinci Resolve and import the generated DNxHD .mov files. You will find the output video work perfectly on DaVinci Resolve 9/10/11/12. 

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