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Video Editing

Oliver Peters gives us an NAB update on NLEs

I had the chance to chat with Oliver during the Avid Connect event at NAB. He has long been one of my favorite writers / bloggers or our industry. In this great wrap up article he gives us a round up look at what’s new with Adobe, Avid, Apple and other NLE vendors. digitalfilms by Read More

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By Gary, May 29, 2015
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News and Sales, Tutorials, Tips & Tricks, Video Editing

Try before you buy, FREE Video Editing Software Downloads available here

A customer contacted our technicians through the live chat this morning asking one of the most frequently asked questions we hear: “Which video editing application is best for me?” We certainly understand the question and when you really dive in deep to research it you will find pros and cons reported by other users that Read More

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By Jim,
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4K and 3D, Video Editing

Technicolor – PostWorks: Editing 4K with Avid Media Composer

Nat Geo’s Russia Wild Arctic is being shot and edited in 4K using Avid Media Composer and DNxHR. In this Studio Daily interview Postworks Director of Technology Matt Schneider tells how they did it and why they went with an Avid workflow. Studio Daily by Beth Marchant This was the first time the post facility Read More

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By Gary, May 26, 2015
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Tutorials, Tips & Tricks, Video Editing

Tutorial: Editing Music Videos w Avid Media Composer & PluralEyes

Videoguys is the proud sponsor of Kevin P. McAuliffe’s Medai Composer 101 tutorials. In this tutorial he show us how to use Red Giant PluralEyex with Avid Media Composer for a super fast and efficient workflow. Great job Kevin! If you’re not familiar with it, PluralEyes is an application specifically designed to analyze the audio Read More

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By Gary, May 11, 2015
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Video Editing, Video Storage

NAB2015: Rob Russo talks Avid Isis 1000

One of the biggest announcements out of NAB was Avid’s introduction of Isis 1000 for just $17,995. Bringing the gold standard of shared video storage under $20K caught the industry by surprise. Having it support not just Avid Media Composer, but Adobe Creative Cloud and Apple FCPX made everyone realize that Avid Everywhere is becoming Read More

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By Gary, May 4, 2015
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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
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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
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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