Media Composer

You can watch an archive of the #AskAvid – An Evening With Avid event

You can watch an archive of the #AskAvid – An Evening With Avid event

On Thursday evening, October 12th Avid partnered with Keycode Media for a Facebook livestream event called #AskAvid – An Evening With Avid. It was a two hour presentation with a panel…

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – Creating Night from Day with BCC and Sapphire 10

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – Creating Night from Day with BCC and Sapphire 10

In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe shows you how, using BCC 10, Sapphire 10 and a little help from Photoshop, you can create realistic Night from Day shots quickly and…

REVIEW – MacCaption from Telestream

REVIEW – MacCaption from Telestream

As editors, we can wear a lot of hats.  We can be the image cutter, color grader, VFX master, audio mixer, and essentially take whatever production we’re working on…

Supercharge Your Edit with SpeedScriber

Supercharge Your Edit with SpeedScriber

Transcripts of footage can be hugely useful in post-production but creating them has traditionally been a time-consuming and often costly process. In this webinar, Martin Baker shows how…

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – DCP Creation Part 1 – Setup

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – DCP Creation Part 1 – Setup

In this Let’s Edit with Media Composer lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe talks about getting your Media Composer timeline ready for creating a DCP (Digital Cinema Package…

Script-Based Editing is Avid’s Untapped Ecosystem

Script-Based Editing is Avid’s Untapped Ecosystem

One of Avid Media Composer’s shining gems for narrative editing is its Script-Based Editing interface. It allows editors to click on words in a film, TV show or…

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – What’s New in v8.9

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – What’s New in v8.9

In this Let’s Edit with Media Composer lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe talks about some of the great new features in the newest release of Avid Media Composer, v8…

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – Quick Title Changes in BCC Title Studio

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – Quick Title Changes in BCC Title Studio

In this Let’s Edit with Media Composer lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe talks about a great “under the hood” feature of BCC’s Title Studio that…

CREATING YOUR OWN DCP’S – GETTING STARTED

CREATING YOUR OWN DCP’S – GETTING STARTED

One question that I get asked a lot is, “How do I create my own DCP’s for delivery to a Festival, or to theatres in general?”, and to be…

The first 30 days (or so) of Media Composer First

The first 30 days (or so) of Media Composer First

Well, we’re running into the first 30 or so days of Media Composer | First, the long awaited (two years) free version of Avid Media Composer, and I thought that…

Let’s Edit with Media Composer | First – Lesson 2 – Managing Your Settings

Let’s Edit with Media Composer | First – Lesson 2 – Managing Your Settings

If you’re ready to take the plunge, and start working in Media Composer | First, we’re here to help get you up and running…

FREE Symphony Option When You Upgrade & Reinstate Avid Media Composer

FREE Symphony Option When You Upgrade & Reinstate Avid Media Composer

Update your software, reinstate your Avid Support Plan, and get the Symphony option for only $385. Hurry –  Offer expires June 30th! If you own Avid Media Composer 3.0…

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – Working with Mask Margins

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – Working with Mask Margins

In this Let’s Edit with Media Composer lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe talks about a great feature added in version 8.6 of Media Composer, and that’s…

Rampant Design Tools – Flare Essentials

Rampant Design Tools – Flare Essentials

Besides a great product line, one of the many things that Rampant Design Tools has is selection.   They have just released their newest product,  “Flare Essentials”, which is a stripped…

The cat is out of the bag: Canon EOS C200

The cat is out of the bag: Canon EOS C200

The new Canon EOS C200 introduces a new RAW recording format: Cinema RAW Light. Smaller file sizes saved internally to a CFast 2.0 card. The cameras – there is…