media composer future

Software, Video Editing

The Future of Avid Media Composer

If you are an Avid editor and didn’t get a chance to go to NAB 2017, take a look at this ProVideoCoalition article as it dissects a presentation image from NAB 2017 attempting to imagine Avid’s plans for Media Composer‘s future. One of the most intriguing things I saw come out of NAB 2017 wasn’t Read More

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By Britt, May 26, 2017

Storage Solutions, User Stories and Reviews, Video Editing

WGBH Gets an Avid MediaCentral Workflow Makeover

We’ve got incredible bundled deals on Avid NEXIS | Pro storage right now! Read this article from on how shared storage integrated creative teams across divisions for a busy public broadcaster. WGBH has connected all of its edit suites and mixing rooms—including 45 Avid Media Composer suites, Avid Symphony online/grading suites and four Avid Pro Tools Read More

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By Britt, May 24, 2017

Software, Storage Solutions

Avid NEXIS | PRO turbo-charges your DaVinci Resolve color grading workflow

Take a closer look at the collaborative workflow between DaVinci Resolve Studio using Avid NEXIS | PRO shared storage. Collaborative color grading like never before When juggling countless editing, color correction, finishing, and delivery tasks, collaboration is key to meeting increasingly tight deadlines. DaVinci Resolve’s* powerful shared database feature makes working on multiple grading projects Read More

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By Courtney Wach,

Industry News and Press Releases

Avid Connect 2017 Highlights

We are overwhelmed by the momentum felt at Avid Connect 2017, our fourth annual Connect event from April 22-23 in Las Vegas. You could feel the energy and excitement building as more than 1,300 attendees from over 44 countries and nearly 600 organizations joined us at the Wynn to hear our revolutionary announcements in-person, network Read More

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By Gary, May 23, 2017

Software, Storage Solutions

Apple® Final Cut Pro® Teams Up with Avid NEXIS | PRO

Avid NEXIS | Pro makes collaboration a reality.  Apple Final Cut Pro X users are turning to Avid NEXIS | PRO for easier shared storage. Collaborate with your tool of choice Many Mac editors use Apple Final Cut Pro X*. But to stay competitive in today’s media industry, you have to be able to collaborate Read More

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By Courtney Wach,

Guides, Production Hardware, Specials and Promotions, Video Editing

Special Upgrades and Hardware from Avid

Special Upgrades and Hardware from Avid! Avid Media Composer Anyone who currently owns Avid Media Composer v3.0 or higher, Avid Symphony v3.0 or higher or Avid NewsCutter v7.0 or higher, qualifies for this special limited time offer to upgrade and reinstate for $385. Or if your subscription is current and you need to renew your plan, Read More

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By Britt, May 18, 2017

Tech Tips & Tricks, Video Editing

Avid ScriptSynic is Your Secret Weapon for Editing

Avid’s ScriptSync option is back for Media Composer v8.8 users. Here is an inside look at how this valuable software works, from ScriptSync is only as good as your Transcriptions. Well here we are. All transcripts are made, and from them, the script was written. Time to load the scripts and the media into the Read More

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By Britt, May 15, 2017

Industry News and Press Releases, Storage Solutions, Video Editing

Avid says Microsoft Cloud Partnership, Nexis Storage Line driving Revenue

Avid and Microsoft are working together driving the future of shared storage and studio operations to the cloud. This article from goes into the details: Hernandez said the deal with Microsoft will allow it to finish its planned evolution by making the company’s entire MediaCentral platform — and thus all of its applications — Read More

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By Britt,

Specials and Promotions, Storage Solutions, User Stories and Reviews

Lucky View Making Strides with Avid NEXIS | PRO

Lucky View, one of Norway’s premier post production houses will soon be able to expand and accelerate their workflows with Avid NEXIS | PRO. Christoffer Pettersen, partner and producer at Lucky View Production explained how the new Avid NEXIS® storage will enhance their workflows, which already feature an armory of Avid studio production tools and Read More

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By Courtney Wach, May 12, 2017


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