Media Composer

NAB 2016 – mocha Pro and visiting the Boris and Imagineer Systems Booth

NAB 2016 – mocha Pro and visiting the Boris and Imagineer Systems Booth

I made it a point to drop by the Boris FX booth to have a chat with Ross Shain of Imagineer Systems. At this point it’s old news that…

Avid Connect 2016 Keynote at NAB 2016

Avid Connect 2016 Keynote at NAB 2016

   Here we are at the Avid Connect 2016 event at the Wynn in Las Vegas. This is the third Avid Customer Associaton (ACA) event and my first one…

Get Started Fast with NewBlue Titler Pro for Media Composer—Episode 3

Get Started Fast with NewBlue Titler Pro for Media Composer—Episode 3

With the move to larger then HD projects, there have been some changes in Media Composer that editors need to get accustomed to, one of which is that we&#8217…

Get Started Fast with NewBlue Titler Pro for Media Composer—Episode 2

Get Started Fast with NewBlue Titler Pro for Media Composer—Episode 2

With the move to larger then HD projects, there have been some changes in Media Composer that editors need to get accustomed to, one of which is that we&#8217…

Top 10 Products for Avid Media Composer Users

Top 10 Products for Avid Media Composer Users

If you’re an Avid Media Composer editor we have everything you need to update and upgrade your workflow…

Get Started Fast with Media Composer for High-Res Workflows—Part 1

Get Started Fast with Media Composer for High-Res Workflows—Part 1

Many editors don’t work in larger then HD projects, but what happens when you’re ready to make the leap?  Prepare yourself with my new tutorials…

The Nashville Filmmakers Guild NLE Debate Live Stream Archive

The Nashville Filmmakers Guild NLE Debate Live Stream Archive

Monday, December 14, 2015 was the first ever Nashville Filmmakers Guild NLE Debate. As we talked about on a previous post here this was a fun evening with 3 local…

Media Composer 101 – Lesson 15 – Introduction to Bins

Media Composer 101 – Lesson 15 – Introduction to Bins

In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe talks about Bins, the best naming convention to start out with, and how to quickly and easily search for bins in your Media Composer…

REVIEW – BCC 10 for AVX

REVIEW – BCC 10 for AVX

BCC 10 is the biggest step forward for visual effects in your Media Composer NLE in the last 10 years…

Expanding your Editorial Toolkit – Boris Red 5.5

Expanding your Editorial Toolkit – Boris Red 5.5

Are you an Editor who finds After Effects to be a bit too daunting?  There are other tools out there to help take your work to the next level…

RX Loudness Control

RX Loudness Control

iZotope, the maker of a wide range of innovative audio software, has recently released another tool in their line of audio control software devices, the RX Loudness Control plugin. You…

Media Composer 101 – What’s New in Media Composer 8.4

Media Composer 101 – What’s New in Media Composer 8.4

In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe goes over the new features in 8.4 of Avid Media Composer including true Resolution Independence, Timeline Search and AAX Audio Presets…

Media Composer 101 – Advanced – Editing Music Videos Part 4

Media Composer 101 – Advanced – Editing Music Videos Part 4

In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe continues his look at editing music videos by starting to talk about effects work.  Transitions lead the way, and in this lesson you…

Media Composer 101 – Advanced – Editing Music Videos Part 3

Media Composer 101 – Advanced – Editing Music Videos Part 3

In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe talks about the basics of Multicamera editing in Media Composer, how to set it up and how to make critical changes, when the producer…

Media Composer 101 – Advanced – Editing Music Videos Part 2

Media Composer 101 – Advanced – Editing Music Videos Part 2

In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe talks about using PluralEyes from Red Giant Software to sync your multicamera footage.  Although an additional cost, Pluraleyes makes the job of syncing…