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Sony realeased today a new plug-in for Final Cut Pro known as “Cinémon”. The plug-in boasts the ability for transparent editing of XDCAM, XDCAM MXF, and XDCAM EX, without having to re-wrap to a QuickTime file. Cinémon also provides support for mutliple formats, edit-while-ingest, and rendering via the XDCAM Export Tool.

Sony Formats:

  • XDCAM Proxy***
  • XDCAM HD 18,25,35,50Mbps 60i/50i/23.98p/25p/29.97p
  • XDCAM HD 720 50p/60p
  • XDCAM EX 25, 35 Mbps 60i/50i/23.98p/25p/29.97p
  • Files exported via XDCAM Transfer Tool


Omneon Formats:
(Ingested by Omneon Spectrum or MediaDeck with v5.2.0.10 or v5.5 firmware)

  • HD XDCAM MXF 35/50Mbps files
  • IMX D10
  • HD XDCAM MXF 35/50Mbps low-latency files (requires Omneon Firmware v5.5)

Version 1.2 Now Available – adds the following key functionality:

  • Support for more formats, including XDCAM HD 23.98p, 25p, 29.97p, and 720 50p/60p
  • Support for XDCAM EX 23.98p, 25p, and 29.97p
  • Support for Omneon HD MXF and IMX D10 files generated from firmware V5.2.0.10 and firmware 5.5
  • Support for edit-while-ingest of Omneon IMX/HD MXF 35/50Mbps low-latency files (requires Omneon Firmware v5.5 and Final Cut Pro v7)
  • Addition of Smart Render Option and API for XDCAM HD formats

List Price: $899 per seat

Currently Cinémon is only available to US customers. Us customers can download a 14 day trial version with an option to buy later. Follow the link to download the trial HERE

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