User Stories and Reviews, Video Editing

Feature Film Editor Comes Back to Avid Media Composer

A filmmaker rediscovers Avid Media Composer and finds himself pleasantly surprise. While he was “away” Avid kept on adding new features, performance and capabilities. Leading him to conclude that Avid Media Composer is a great choice fro independent filmmakers. Coming Back to Avid Media Composer to Edit Colombian/French Feature Film ‘Anna’ AvidBlogs By Mauricio Lleras Read More

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By Britt, May 27, 2016
Avid NEXIS Pro Shared Workgroup Storage Solution

Industry News and Press Releases, Storage Solutions

Avid Releases NEXIS PRO Shared Storage Solution

Avid is pleased to announce that the Avid NEXIS PRO was released 2 days ahead of the scheduled date and is now shipping. As a reminder, here is an overview: Avid NEXIS PRO—Professional-class storage purpose-built for independent professionals, small post-production, house of worship, government, corporate, and media education environments; offers real-time editorial collaboration (supporting 1–24 Read More

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By Britt, May 24, 2016
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Storage Solutions

Avid Nexis Software-defined Shared Storage Platform is released!

We are very excited about the next generation of intelligent storage Avid Nexis. Avid has taken their storage technology to the next level by  increasing performance, providing unmatched flexibility and delivering it at their lowest cost per terabyte ever! Nexis allows you to change not only each users assigned storage allotment, but what level of RAID Read More

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By Gary, May 20, 2016

Tech Tips & Tricks, Video Editing

Switching From Adobe Premiere to Avid Media Composer

While Adobe Premiere has come a long way over the years, Avid Media Composer remains the NLE of choice in Hollywood studios, Broadcasters, Reality TV and Indy Filmmakers. No other tool offers the collaboration, media management and workflows of Avid.  If you’re going to be pursuing a career in editing, you need to know Avid Media Read More

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By Gary, May 18, 2016

Production Hardware, Specials and Promotions

Avid: The New Pro Tools | Dock Has Landed

The New Pro Tools | Dock Has Landed Mini Footprint. Massive Control. Mixing deadlines have met their match. Integrate your iPad with the new Pro Tools | Dock—now available—and get the extensive touchscreen and tactile control you need, plus vital visual feedback, to create better sounding mixes faster. Take control of Pro Tools, Logic, Cubase, and Read More

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By Brittany, May 17, 2016
Avid NEXIS Frequently Asked Questions

Guides, Videoguys FAQs

Avid NEXIS Frequently Asked Questions

The folks over at Avid put this together and it is an excellent resource. We posted the entire Avid NEXIS FAQ on Videoguys, but here is the link back to it over at Avid. You may want to check back there to see if they have had any significant changes/updates. Avid Knowledge Base: Avid NEXIS Read More

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By Britt, May 11, 2016
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Computers, Tech Tips & Tricks, Video Editing

Avid addresses Apple QuickTime for Windows Security Issues

The industry was buzzing over Apples decision to stop supporting Apple Quicktime for Windows because of 2 new security threats. IT organizations have suggested removing Apple Quicktime for Windows from your computer. This can be problematic for video editors. Avid Knowledge Base: QuickTime Support and Security on Windows Last Updated : April 26, 2016 Read More

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By Gary, April 28, 2016
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Tech Tips & Tricks, Video Editing

Tips for Speeding Up Avid Media Composer

Christian Jhonson posted a link to this Avid Knowledge base article on The Avid Editors of Facebook page. Really nice tips and tweaks here for speeding up Avid Media Composer. Thank you Christian for turning me on to them, now I’m going to share them with all our customers and blog readers 😉 Avid Knowledge Read More

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By Gary, April 26, 2016
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Storage Solutions

NAB2016 video: Bob Russo presents Avid Nexis

Bob Russo, Principal Product Designer from Avid, gives an overview of Avid’s new shared storage solution Nexis. Avid describes Nexis as the world’s first software-based storage platform for media. The storage solution provides dynamic virtualization with adaptable security options tailored to media cooperation for faster and more efficient production workflows. In the video explains responsible Read More

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By Gary, April 25, 2016
Avid Connect Interview

Industry News and Press Releases, Video Editing

Video Chat about Avid Connect

postPerspective interviews Avid’s Matt Feury about AVID Connect. Find out how the company is focused on streamlining workflows for users in a wide range of markets.

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By Britt, April 22, 2016

SSpring Sale