Edit Canon XF705 H.265 footage in After Effects CC

Canon XF705 is a very popular camcorder in this year, it is selected by many professional users and amateur users, the powerful hardware has attracted a lot of users’ attention. The professional Canon XF705 camcorder is able to capture 4K HEVC H.265 videos at up to 60 fps. In this article, we want to share the best Canon XF705 to After Effects CC importing and editing workflow, and then you can edit Canon XF705 H.265 videos with supported format in After Effects CC natively.

Edit Canon XF705 H.265 footage in After Effects CC

Canon XF705 to After Effects CC Editing Question
Hello, can anyone help me to solve the Canon XF705 H.265 to After Effects CC editing issue? I purchased a new Canon XF705 camcorder to record 4K H.265 videos, in the past several days I have recorded about 300GB H.265 videos and now I want to edit these clips with After Effects CC, and then I will use my recordings on projects. Today when I try to load H.265 videos from Canon XF705 to After Effects CC, I find the H.265 recordings cannot be loaded smoothly, my Canon XF705 H.265 videos are in 4K resolution, can anyone tell me the way to edit Canon XF705 4K H.265 files with After Effects CC? Thank you for your help!

Canon XF705 is a professional camcorder that can record UHD 4K video up to 60 fps and HD up to 120 fps, 10-bit recording in the highly efficient H.265/HEVC codec is also supported. The 1″ CMOS Sensor and two DIGIC DV 6 processors will guarantee the image quality for you. It also features HEVC H.265 10-bit Color, 15x Optical Zoom, 30x Digital, Dual-Pixel CMOS Autofocus, HDR Recording, Optical and Digital Stabilization, etc. so it is very powerful 4K camcorder.

How to edit Canon XF705 H.265 footage in After Effects CC natively?

Canon XF705 is a powerful 4K camcorder that loved by many fans, so more and more users have bought Canon XF705 to record high quality 4K videos or HEVC H.265 videos, after they recorded 4K or H.265 videos with Canon XF705, most of them will choose to edit H.265 footages with After Effects CC on their computers, for instance, they may need to edit Canon XF705 H.265 footage in After Effects CC. But many users have encountered the issue to import and edit Canon XF705 H.265 videos, they found the H.265 videos cannot be imported and edited by After Effects CC smoothly, what’s the reason? It is because Canon XF705 recorded H.265 videos are not natively supported by After Effects CC, H.265 codec is not a good video codec for editing, you will meet with many problems if you use H.265 videos directly.

In this case, if you want to edit Canon XF705 H.265 footage in After Effects CC smoothly, you will need to convert H.265 videos from Canon XF705 to After Effects CC natively supported format, once you convert H.265 to After Effects CC supported format, you can edit Canon XF705 H.265 videos with After Effects CC natively.

Convert Canon XF705 H.265 to After Effects CC

We would like to introduce the best H.265 to After Effects CC converter for you if you need to convert Canon XF705 H.265 videos to supported format, the software is Acrok Video Converter Ultimate (Windows Version | Mac Version), this is the best 4k video converter program to convert videos like Canon XF705 H.265 videos, 4K videos, H.264 videos, MXF, MTS, M2TS, MOV, MP4, AVI, MKV or other videos, nearly all the video formats are supported to import. With this Canon XF705 H.265 video converter, you can easily convert Canon XF705 H.265 videos to rich formats you need, such as Apple ProRes codec for FCP, DNxHD codec for Avid MC, WMV/MOV formats for Adobe Premiere Pro, or convert videos to MKV, MOV, MP4, FLV or other formats, now please follow the easy steps below to convert Canon XF705 H.265 videos to After Effects CC supported format.

Step 1. Download and install Acrok Video Converter Ultimate as the best 4K Video Converter on your computer, if you need to convert Canon XF705 H.265 videos on Mac, you can try the Windows version, both Windows version and Mac version are available to use. This powerful H.265 video converter will convert your H.265 HEVC videos with top quality and speed.

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Step 2. Click “Add Files” button on the top left corner to import Canon XF705 H.265 videos into the H.265 Video Converter, you can add batch H.265 files at one time. After you loaded the H.265 clips from Canon XF705, you will see they are showed in the list.

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Step 3. Choose After Effects CC native supported format for output, to edit Canon XF705 H.265 videos with After Effects CC, just choose “Editing Software -> Adobe Premiere”, this is native format for After Effects CC. Besides this format, this H.265 video converter has many optimized formats for playable devices like smartphones, tablets, HDTVs, etc. you can choose according to your need.

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Step 4. If you want to change the output parameters in this Canon XF705 H.265 video converter, you can click Settings button to adjust the resolution, bitrate, frame rate, codec and others according to your need.

Step 5. Editing feature is available to use in this Canon XF705 H.265 video converter, you can trim, crop, add watermark, add 3D effect, add watermark, adjust effect to the H.265 HEVC video, you can also add/remove/replace audio of H.265 HEVC video with this software.

Step 6. Click convert button to start Canon XF705 to After Effects CC native format conversion process.

When Acrok Video Converter Ultimate finished the Canon XF705 to After Effects CC conversion process, you can get the converted Canon XF705 videos, now they are in native supported codec and format, you can import them into After Effects CC for editing natively, there is no editing problem anymore.

Tip: Besides Canon XF705 4K H.265 videos, you can also load Canon XF705 4K MXF videos into Acrok Video Converter Ultimate for conversion. With Acrok converter you can deal with 4K UHD videos, MXF high quality videos, Blu-ray videos or DVD videos. MXF videos recorded by Canon XF705 or Canon XF series, Sony camcorders, Panasonic camcorders and BlackMagic camcorders are all well supported, you don’t need to worry about the video format. Once you get Acrok Video Converter Ultimate you can convert all these videos to optimized formats for your editing programs or playable devices, it can be a good tool for you.

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