Video Editing

Forbes: How Avid Plans To Fix the Music Industry

Videoguys is not just an Avid dealer, I’m a member of the Avid Reseller Partner Advisory Council. This has given me an inside look at their Avid Everywhere strategy and their plans to become the back end standard for collaborative media creation. It’s a very ambitious goal, one that I am happy to be a Read More

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By Gary, May 1, 2015

Video Editing

FREE Avid Software – Media Composer First

Now you can use Avid’s Media Composer Software for FREE thanks to the introduction of Avid Media Composer | First Do you want to be the next Soderbergh, Affleck, Cameron, or Abrams? Start off right using many of the same tools used by top filmmakers, directors, and editors—absolutely free—with Media Composer | First. Get everything Read More

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By Jim, April 13, 2015

Video Storage

New at NAB: Avid ISIS 1000 Shared Storage

Avid introduced the Avid ISIS | 1000  shared storage system, providing independent video and audio professionals and facilities the same level of real-time collaboration proven for over a decade on the most demanding productions in the industry. Starting at $17,995 (USD) and powered by the Avid MediaCentral Platform, ISIS | 1000 integrates seamlessly with Avid Media Read More

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By Jim,
Avid Craft Editing

Video Editing

Chris Bove on Unlocking the Power of Craft Editing in the Avid Blog

The article says it all. I have a ton of respect for Avid Media Composer and love to gets deeply detailed about it. I tell customers that the reason Avid Media Composer is always considered a top tool in the craft is because more award-winning pros and craft editors use it than any other software. Chris Bove Read More

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By Jim, April 10, 2015
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News and Sales, Video Editing

Sports Video Group: Avid Focuses on Entire Media Value Chain

Avid Everywhere has been the companies got o market strategy for the past year. Introduced at last yewars NAB, it’s starting to take hold in the broadcast industry.  Avid has stepped up to be a premier sponsor of the Sports Video Group. SVG “With Avid Everywhere, we give sports organizations tightly integrated workflows — from Read More

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By Gary, April 9, 2015

Tech Support, Tutorials, Tips & Tricks, Video Editing

What to do if you forget to deactivate your Avid, Adobe license?

This is a great article by Scott. Our customers run into this all the time. You forget to deactivate your work machine and then when you get home you can’t edit. Here’s the quick fix for Adobe & Avid editors. ProVideo Coalition by Scott Simmons I had a frustrating scare of my own making recently Read More

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By Gary, April 2, 2015

Video Editing


Over the past two years we’ve seen a change in how video editing softwar gets sold to our customers. Adobe started the transition to the subscription model with Creative Cloud. Since then Avid has also offered subscritions, but unlink Adobe, Avid is giving their customers the choice to purchase or subscribe.  One of the key Read More

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By Gary, March 30, 2015
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4K and 3D, Computer Hardware, Video Editing

HP Powers Avid Everywhere Videoguys recommends HP Workstions

Videoguys has always recommended HP workstations to our customers. While our DIY machines are a great budget alternative, for heavy duty professionals their is no substitute for the stability, reliability and performance of HP workstations. Our Videoguys Tech select configs run Avid great. We’ve optimized our configs for both Avid, Adobe and plug-ins like Boris Read More

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By Gary, March 27, 2015

Video Editing

Boris FX To Preview BCC 10, Mocha Pro 5 and More at NAB

We were very excitied when we learned that Boris FX had purchased Imagineer Systems. The marriage of Boris Continuum Complete and Mocha Pro is going to deliver fantastic new features and tools for video editors and VFX artists. We can;t wait to check it out at NAB next month! Studio Daily by Beth Marchant New Read More

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By Gary, March 26, 2015

Video Editing

Avid Everywhere Keeps Full Sail University at the Forefront of Media Education

Avid blogs Florida-based Full Sail University is an innovative leader for education in the media and entertainment industry. “The hallmarks of a Full Sail University audio education have always been a brilliant faculty of active industry professionals, focused curricula, immersive learning, and state-of-the-art facilities,” says Brian Smithers, chair of the workstations department and audio course Read More

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By Gary, March 25, 2015