Media Composer

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – What’s New in Sapphire 2020?

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – What’s New in Sapphire 2020?

What can I say…I’m a big Sapphire fan.  I need a shirt with “S_Glow” on the front of it, as I can’t…

A decade in review at the Editblog

A decade in review at the Editblog

As 2019 winds down it’s hard to believe that another decade is in the books. Thinking about that recently I clicked over to my first ever blog post…

Avid S1: the power of larger consoles in a solution for home studios

Avid S1: the power of larger consoles in a solution for home studios

If you need the speed, rich visual feedback, and software integration of Avid’s high-end consoles but are limited by space and /or a budget, Avid has the solution…

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – Creating Dailies Part 2 – DaVinci Resolve

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – Creating Dailies Part 2 – DaVinci Resolve

One thing that editors are getting more and more into, is Color Correction/Grading using DaVinci Resolve, but most editors don’t know that it’s also a…

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – What’s New in Continuum 2020

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – What’s New in Continuum 2020

I’m still amazed when talking to Media Composer editors, how many of them are still using the built in tools to do all their effects work.  I&#8217…

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – Working with Lens Flare 3D

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – Working with Lens Flare 3D

In this lesson Kevin P McAuliffe talks about working with Continuum 2019’s Lens Flare 3D inside of Avid Media Composer.  When editors think of Lens Flares, they think…

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…

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