avid

Software

Avid Media Composer | First, Script Sync & More

HDLSR Shooter continued their special coverage at NAB 2017 and caught up with Matt Feury from Avid. A lot of exciting news and features were shown at NAB, one being Media Composer First. Stand-alone free editing software that is just like Media Composer but fine tuned to be more simple for people who are just learning Read More

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By Courtney Wach, May 11, 2017
avid

Software

SportsTech at NAB: Avid’s Louis Hernandez Jr. on the Company’s New ‘Global Ecosystem’

A lot of exciting news from Avid has been announced since NAB 2017. Ken Kerschbaumer has the latest news with SVG’s interview with Avid CEO Louis Hernandez Jr. So what was the big news for Avid this year at the NAB Show?  The big thing this year is the culmination of four years’ worth of Read More

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By Courtney Wach, May 10, 2017
Color Correction

Software, Tech Tips & Tricks, Video Editing

Avid Media Composer with the Symphony: Remove and Merge Color Correction

Bri Kelley, from Avid and Red Arrow Industries narrates a great tutorial on color correction with Media Composer with Symphony. The Symphony option in Avid Media Composer has made color correction easier to use and manipulate.  Knowing how to use it to your advantage will help save time and so, ultimately, money. That will make Read More

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By Courtney Wach, May 9, 2017
avid

Video Editing

Avid Media Composer Cuts Disney’s Beauty and the Beast

Disney’s newly released Beauty and the Beast was edited with Avid Media Composer! Linda Romanello takes a deeper look into what went into making this classic movie remake. EDITOR VIRGINIA (GINNY) KATZ, ACE Katz was nominated for an America Cinema Editors Eddie Award for Kinsey and won an Eddie Award for her work on Dreamgirls. Read More

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By Courtney Wach, April 7, 2017
avid

Video Editing

Avid Chairman and CEO, Louis Hernandez Jr Interview

David Shapton, Editor In Chief of RedShark Publications shot an exclusive interview with Avid Chairman and CEO, Lous Hernandez Jr in Dubai. The interview takes place on the showfloor at CABSAT 2017. Software-only NLEs and powerful laptops mean that where once an editing suite cost hundreds of thousands of pounds, almost anyone could equip themselves Read More

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By Courtney Wach, March 29, 2017

4K, UHD and 3D, Video Editing

Avid State-of-the-Art Avid 4K Workflows Q&A

Studio Daily did a Q&A with Avid’s Matt Feury on how editors are working at high resolution in the Avid and what he sees driving demand for 4K workflow. Speaking of HDR, how is HDR handled by Media Composer? We support it. We are agnostic to it. It flows through editorially. The big thing with Read More

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By Courtney Wach, March 16, 2017
Avid Media Composer

Video Editing

You Will Cut & Edit Faster with Avid Media Composer

Want to know why editors choose Avid Media Composer? Melissa Circe tells you here on part of a three blog series that discusses why editors choose Media Composer. Welcome to the second installation of Editors on Avid, a three-part blog series that explores why editors choose Media Composer to tell compelling stories. In this article, Read More

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By Courtney Wach,

Video Editing

What’s NEW in Avid Media Composer 8.8 & Welcome back PhraseFind and ScriptSync!

Avid Media Composer 8.8 is here along with PhraseFind and ScriptSync! Kevin P. McAuliffe talks about the newest features in version 8.8 of Avid Media Composer, including the return of two much anticipated features, PhraseFind and ScriptSync. LET’S EDIT WITH MEDIA COMPOSER – WHAT’S NEW IN 8.8 Media Composer has hit some huge milestones in the Read More

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By Courtney Wach, February 20, 2017

Software

Avid ScriptSync and PhraseFind Are Back!

Avid ScriptSync and PhraseFind are back! Upgrade any Media Composer Version for just $399 $385 Every editor has been there. You’re staring at a growing mountain of drives and cards and devices containing dozens, hundreds, or even thousands of hours of footage. You know the story you want to tell. But finding the best takes or Read More

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By Courtney Wach, February 17, 2017

Specials and Promotions, Video Editing

Now is the time to Upgrade your old version of Avid Media Composer – ScriptSync & PhraseFind are back!

Avid brought back ScriptSyne & PhraseFind, it’s time for an upgrade! UPGRADE ANY MEDIA COMPOSER VERSION FOR JUST $399 $385 Got an older version of Media Composer, Symphony, or NewsCutter—even as far back as version 3? Or maybe you’ve got a more recent version of Media Composer, but let your Annual Upgrade and Support Plan Read More

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