Edit Canon VIXIA GX10 4K MP4 in FCP 7 and FCP 6 with ProRes codec

“All my video is 4K MP4 from a Canon VIXIA GX10. I have two hours of video loaded into FCP 7, and I currently cannot even load the project without it crashing. You can see that it is having trouble by looking at the wave forms in the audio files. The wave forms break up. Does anyone have a suggestion of what to do? – Ben Landau”

Best Canon VIXIA GX10 4K MP4 to FCP 7 and FCP 6 workflow

Featuring a 1.0-inch 4K UHD CMOS image sensor and dual DIGIC DV 6 Image Processors, the VIXIA GX10 camcorder records in MP4 format to dual SD card slots, and can record 4K UHD video at 60p and slow motion video up to 120fps in Full HD. The VIXIA GX10 camcorder offers 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) and Full HD (1920 x 1080) recording in MP4 format at up to 60p. The compact size of the MP4 codec allows the VIXIA GX10 to capture images directly to low-cost SD cards. Support for 4K UHD at 60p allows the VIXIA GX10 to be used in a wide variety of shooting situations. If you have a tough problem, this article will provide you with an effective and fast solution.

In this year, there are many Canon user made the switch to shooting and editing footage in 4K. Can the FCP 7 and FCP 6 supports Canon VIXIA GX10 4K footage importing and editing? The Answer is NO. As we know the 10.1.0 version suppors some 4K footage loading, we can’t edit any 4K video in FCP’s old version at all. Besides doing a major computer upgrade to handle the increased file size of the 4K video, in order to import 4K to FCP7, FCP6 or other editing programs smoothly, we need to do some other preparations like transcode 4K video to FCP 7 or FCP 6 friendly format.

Acrok Video Converter Ultimate for Mac is the ideal Mac 4K video converter for everyone, which can take your high quality 6K, 4K 2K, 1080P files and convert them into a supported format like ProRes 422/ProRes 4444 for editing in Final Cut Pro any version. Besides FCP, this software can also export professional encoders like AIC MOV for iMovie, WMV for Movie Maker, MPEG-2 for Premier Pro/Vegas Pro and more. This 4K video converter is also available to customize the output resolutions to any size like 1080p, 2K, 4K as the users want. For Windows users, Acrok Video Converter Ultimate is the alternative choice. You can transcode any 4K video, Blu-ray, DVD to ProRes 422 on Windows 10 easily. Just download it and follow the tutorial below to get the work done.

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Transcode Canon VIXIA GX10 4K MP4 to ProRes MOV on Mac

1. Run the powerful video converting program, click “Add files” button, or drag Canon VIXIA GX10 4K MP4 videos to the software directly.

Canon VIXIA GX10 FCP - Convert Canon VIXIA GX10 4K video for FCP 7 and FCP 6

2. To edit 4K Canon VIXIA GX10 4K videos in FCP. Please click “Format” bar and choose “Final Cut Pro > Apple ProRes 422(*.mov)” as output format on the drop-down menu. You can also choose “Apple ProRes 4444 (*.mov)” from here as the final format.

Import 4K video from Canon VIXIA GX10 to FCP

Note: Usually 1920*1080 video size and 30fps video frame rate are recommended for FCP 7/ FCP 6 editing. So don’t adjust the video resolution too high.

3. When all the settings are OK, click “Convert” button to start converting Canon VIXIA GX10 4K videos for editing in FCP 7 or FCP 6. When the conversion is done, click “Open” button to locate the converted video files. After that, you can run Final Cut Pro and add the videos into it without any problem. Get the program and start to convert 4K video for FCP 7 and FCP 6 now!


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