Media Composer

The literal invisible cut: mastering the Fluid Morph

The literal invisible cut: mastering the Fluid Morph

Ethics aside, editors often have a legitimate need to hide a jump cut. Many editors are still unaware of morphing transitions, while others don’t know what to do…

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – What’s New in 2019.9

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – What’s New in 2019.9

In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe discusses the newest release of Media Composer, 2019.9.  This update is more of an aesthetic update, than a technical features update.  Organization by…

AVID editors (editors in general) be on alert about this potential rebooting issue. UPDATE: Google’s fault

AVID editors (editors in general) be on alert about this potential rebooting issue. UPDATE: Google’s fault

I normally don’t to a lot click-bait, scare-mongering blog posts trying to keep up with some breaking news but there is a rather odd problem that…

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – Settings, Settings, Settings

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – Settings, Settings, Settings

In this lesson, I’m going to talk about User Settings. Most people create their user settings, and then only worry about their keyboard shortcuts. In this lesson, I…

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – Getting Started with Particle Illusion

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – Getting Started with Particle Illusion

In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe gives you a great introduction to the awesome Particle Illusion effect, included in the 2019.5 version of Continuum from Boris FX. We&#8217…

At last, easy Blend modes come to Avid Media Composer

At last, easy Blend modes come to Avid Media Composer

Blend modes, composite modes, whatever you want to call them, they have been elusive in Avid Media Composer since day one. There are third party tools that have always been…

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – 4K Multicam Off/Online

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – 4K Multicam Off/Online

In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe answers a viewers question about how to Offline 4K Red footage in HD, and then relink to your original RAW footage to finish and…

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – 2019 Multicam Updates

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – 2019 Multicam Updates

In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe talks about Multicam editing, and more specifically the updates to Media Composer’s Multicam editing functionality.  One thing that’s important to…

Media Composer 2019 – A step in the right direction?

Media Composer 2019 – A step in the right direction?

The day has come for Media Composer editors.  As the line went in Star Wars …”It will be a day long remembered”.  The release of Media Composer 2019(.6…

Avid Connect Press Conference and the Avid Product Reveal

Avid Connect Press Conference and the Avid Product Reveal

The Saturday before NAB Avid holds their annual press conference at Avid Connect. This year the keynote had an “Avid Product Reveal. Before the reveal, there was talk of…

Useful Tools for Editors – Here Comes the Sun Edition After the Oscars Edition

Useful Tools for Editors – Here Comes the Sun Edition After the Oscars Edition

It doesn’t matter if you disliked Green Book, Bohemian Rhapsody, Roma, Vice or Kevin Hart, there seemed to be something to dislike about this year’s Oscar…

What You Might Have Missed in Media Composer 2018

What You Might Have Missed in Media Composer 2018

This webinar is designed to show you a lot of great feature updates you might has missed with the monthly Media Composer updates for 2018.  Some are obvious, but there…

The Big Multi-Cam Editing Update to Avid Media Composer 2018.12

The Big Multi-Cam Editing Update to Avid Media Composer 2018.12

The Avid Media Composer update that dropped on the last day of 2018 was one of the biggest in a long time. While the new Avid Titler, and Shape-based…

Avid technology allows sports teams to easily deliver content to fans

Avid technology allows sports teams to easily deliver content to fans

When Miami HEAT decided to upgrade its production workflow, to be able to deliver outstanding sports content to fans around the world, they reached out to Avid to help them…

AskAvid – The Sequel is online for your Avid viewing pleasure and to learn about the future of Media Composer

AskAvid – The Sequel is online for your Avid viewing pleasure and to learn about the future of Media Composer

It was just over a year ago that Avid Technology partnered with Keycode Media for the #AskAvid event where Media Composer users (and really anyone else curious about Avid and…