Video Editing

Avid Media Composer Buy vs Lease

Videoguys by Gary Bettan We get asked all the time by video editors about which way is the right way to purchase Avid Media Composer? Should you purchase a perpetual license or subscribe. We put this chart together to help you decide which makes the best financial sense to you. First and foremost, you are making Read More

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By Gary, October 21, 2016

Tech Tips & Tricks, Video Editing

Edit Vertical Mobile Video with Avid Media Composer

Let’s Edit with Avid Media Composer – ADVANCED – Vertical Video Projects Kevin P. McAuliffe from Lets Edit MC   discusses how edit a Vertical Video project for applications such as Snapchat. This tutorial was inspired by a discussion on the Avid Editors of Facebook page, and is an important one, as with the move Read More

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By Brittany, October 17, 2016

Video Editing

An Easier Transition from Media Composer to Premiere Pro

Josh Short, long time Media Composer editor gives us an insight from his experience of  using Media Composer to Premiere Pro editing. You don’t want to miss this helpful read on these editing software’s. Tips for Switching to Premiere Pro from Media Composer I let out a sigh and leaned over to pick up the mechanical Read More

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By Courtney Wach, October 10, 2016

Industry News and Press Releases, Video Editing

New Technologies, Products and Partners in Avid Everywhere Showcased at IBC

This is a great synopsis of what went down at IBC this year for Avid users. Check it out and get what you need from Avid here: Avid was Everywhere at IBC From RedShark The Avid Everywhere suite of announcements included the usual suspects of Pro Tools and Media Composer but they were a Read More

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By Britt, September 29, 2016

Video Editing

Videoguys Spotlight on Software

Videoguys Software Spotlight  5% OFF with coupon Code insider5 &free instant downloads Introducing all new software and a live streaming appliance from Telestream. Wirecast 7 is the only cross-platform, all-in-one live streaming production software that enables capture, live production, and encoding of live streams for broadcast to multiple servers and platforms simultaneously. Telestream Wirecast Studio 7 Read More

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By Britt, September 22, 2016

User Stories and Reviews, Video Editing

postPerspective Review: Avid Media Composer 8.5 and 8.6

Seasoned editor Brady Betzel digs into the latest version of Avid Media Composer and tells us why it’s still the gold standard for nonlinear video editing. PostPerspective by Brady Betzel It seems that nonlinear editing systems, like Adobe Premiere, Apple FCP X, Lightworks, Vegas and Blackmagic Resolve are being updated almost weekly. At first, I was overjoyed Read More

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By Gary, September 20, 2016
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4K, UHD and 3D, Industry News and Press Releases

Bluefish444 Releases 4K, 2K, HD, SD Support for Avid Media Composer 8.6

S. Melbourne, Australia, September 5, 2016 – Bluefish444, manufacturer of the industry’s highest-quality uncompressed 4K/2K/HD/SD SDI video cards, announces support for industry leading post production software, Avid Media Composer 8.6. Bluefish444 continue to develop and enhance support for AVID Media Composer editing software enabling advanced SDI/HDMI video input/output with Epoch | 4K Neutron Turbo, the Read More

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By Britt, September 7, 2016

User Stories and Reviews, Video Editing

Editor Writes about Building Her Career with Avid Media Composer

Getting started with Avid Media Composer has never been so easy. There are tons of resources on our site to help you get going, especially for students. See the link to our student/academic/institution article below. And if you need help sorting out where to start with a subscription or perpetual license, give our experts a Read More

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By Britt, August 22, 2016

Production Hardware, Specials and Promotions, Storage Solutions

Avid Media Composer Production Pack Included with All Avid DNxIO Purchases

  Avid DNxIO comes with a FREE Media Composer Production Pack now through 9/30! Includes five top-tier plug-in packs valued at $2,295.00   Avid Artist | DNxIO Upgrade your entire hi-res workflow with Avid  DNxIO and get a free video plug-in bundle valued at $2,295.00. Avid DNxIO is the professional video I/O that keeps up Read More

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By Britt, August 9, 2016
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4K, UHD and 3D, Video Editing

Hollywood Editing Facility Talks Avid Artist DNxIO

Avid Blogs by Wim Van den Broeck If you’ve spent any time on the Avid Blogs, you’ve probably heard of Avid Artist DNxIO. It’s a next-gen video interface that enables you to capture, monitor, and output media quickly—in the highest quality possible. Not only will it accelerate your HD, Ultra HD, 2K, and 4K workflow, it’s Read More

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By Gary, July 26, 2016