Have some interesting footage in your 4K camcorder in MXF and got some creative ideas to make your own stunning Hollywood style movie? You might have thought of Adobe Premiere Pro CC, CS6 or CS5. Yes, it is an ideal app to edit videos. To edit MXF footage saved in your Sony PXW-Z150 4K camcorder, you need to import files in MXF to Premiere Pro firstly. This is a tutorial which tells you how to import Sony PXW-Z150 footage to Premiere Pro for editing on Windows or Mac OS X.
Part 1: Import Sony PXW-Z150 files to Premiere Pro
If the Sony PXW-Z150 files grey out when you try to import them to Premiere Pro CC/CS6/CS5, you need to convert them to Premiere Pro friendly formats. Of course, to do the video conversion, you need a professional app. Here the professional MXF Video Converter is strongly recommended. With it, just in a few clicks you could successfully upload Sony PXW-Z150 4K XAVC .mxf videos to Premiere Pro CC, Premiere Pro CS6 and Premiere Pro CS5 best editing format.
Key Features of Sony PXW-Z150 to Premiere Pro Converter:
- Three simple clicks to convert Sony PXW-Z150 videos to Premiere Pro compatible formats, such as H.264, MPEG-2, wmv3, etc.
- Aside from Premiere Pro, you can directly convert Sony PXW-Z150 to Final Cut Pro, Avid, FCE and more video editors supported formats without additional settings.
- Edit your Sony PXW-Z150 4K recordings before converting them. With the built-in editor, you can trim or crop your videos.
- Convert any HD, 4K movies to any device, auch as iPad Pro, Surface Pro, Galaxy TabPro, Samsung Smart TV
As we know, H.264 is the best editing codec for Premiere Pro, so to import and edit Sony PXW-Z150 4K video in Premiere Pro, you need to convert XAVC .mxf to H.264 MOV via our 4K Video Converter.
How to transcode Sony PXW-Z150 XAVC to H.264 for Premiere Pro CC/CS6/CS5?
Step 1. Add Sony PXW-Z150 files
Plug the camcorder containing the files to the computer after lunching the XAVC Video Converter and the program will automatically detect and display them for you to select. In case the files are already on the computer, you can drag and drop them in the main interface, or press the media file browser and select the videos from the computer folders.
Step 2. Select an output format
When it comes to choosing the output format for these target videos, you have several options. You can choose Premiere Pro friendly format, like MOV, as the output format. Or directly choose “Editing Software” > “Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas MOV AVC (*.mov)”. The app has already optimized the video settings for Adobe Premiere Pro CC, CS6 and CS5.
Step 3. Start to convert Sony PXW-Z150 clips to Premiere Pro
Click the “Convert” button to convert these recorded Sony PXW-Z150 videos to Premiere Pro friendly formats on the Mac or Windows. Just in a second, it is done. Then you can import these converted Sony PXW-Z150 videos to Premiere Pro.