Let’s Edit with Media Composer – ADVANCED – What is Transcoding? Part 3: 2K/4K/UHD

In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe finishes his in-depth look at Transcoding by talking about working with larger than HD material. There are so many factors to keep in mind such as Source Settings, Proxy Timelines and Timeline Quality. This lesson will make sure you’re transcoding your larger than HD footage correctly every time!

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – ADVANCED – What is Transcoding Part 2: The Basics

In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe continues the discussion on Transcoding in Avid Media Composer, and talks about two different methods you might use to transcode your original camera media, into native MXF files.

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – ADVANCED – What is Transcoding Part 1: Under The Hood

In this week’s lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe looks at the process of Transcoding. The first lesson in Transcoding focuses on the Linked to clips in your bins, and shows you how many “under the hood” features need to be considered and adjusted, before you can do the actual transcoding.

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – ADVANCED – What is Consolidating?

In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe talks about the most asked question he receives. What is the difference between Transcoding and Consolidating? Consolidating is up first, and Kevin gives you three examples of where you’re going to use Consolidating in your Media Composer workflows.

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – Advanced – What’s New in v8.4

In this lesson, we take a look at some of the new features inside of Media Composer 8.4 including true Resolution Independence, Timeline Search, and AAX Audio Presets.

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – ADVANCED – Editing Music Videos Part 5

In the last lesson in our look at editing Music Video, we talk about how to stylize your footage, without having to go to Adobe’s After Effects. Using some simple color correction, Animatte, and a couple of BCC Lite effects that, if you’re on the Media Composer Subscription plan, you get for free, you can […]

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – ADVANCED – Editing Music Videos Part 4

In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe continues his look at editing Music videos by starting to talk about effects work in your music video timeline. Transitions play a big part in the editorial process, and sometimes you need to use a program like AE to create transitions, or buy them from a third-party company. In […]

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – ADVANCED – Editing Music Videos Part 3

In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe goes back to Basics with learning Multicamera editing, and talks about the ins and outs you’ll need to know to get up and editing with this technique quickly and easily. He looks at syncing your footage via Timecode or In points, and then dives into showing you how to […]

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – ADVANCED – Editing Music Videos Part 2

In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe continues his look at editing Music videos by talking about syncing up your footage to prep it for Multicamera editing inside of Media Composer. We take a look at Pluraleyes, a third party utility designed specifically for syncronizing non-timecoded clips, and the advantages and disadvantages of using this workflow. […]

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – ADVANCED – Editing Music Videos Part 1

In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe gives an introductory look at editing Music Videos, and shows you how to get your project organized inside and outside of Media Composer. He also talks about getting your footage into Media Composer, and transcoding it, so it’s all ready to go. Music Video footage in this tutorial is […]

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – Advanced – Avid Pan & Zoom

In this advanced lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe shows you how to quickly and easily recreate the “Ken Burns” effect right from within your Media Composer timeline, using the Avid Pan & Zoom effect, located in the “Image” category of the effects palette.

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – Advanced – Reformatting Your Footage

In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe takes a look at another advanced technique after receiving an e-mail from a viewer who was having concerns about adding SD 4×3 footage to his HD 16×9 timeline.

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – ADVANCED – Roundtripping to After Effects

In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe takes a look at an advanced technique after receiving an e-mail from a viewer who was having problems roundtripping his sequence from Media Composer to Adobe’s After Effects.

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – Lesson 8 – Export Settings Part 2

In part 2 of our two part look at Export Settings, Kevin P McAuliffe talks how you can export your HD sequences as SD clips, this way avoiding using programs like Adobe’s Media Encoder or Sorenson Squeeze to do your downconversion, and then Kevin talks about the new 8.3.1 update to Media Composer, and how […]

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – Lesson 7 – Export Settings Part 1

In part 1 of our two part look at Export Settings, Kevin P McAuliffe talks about how important they are in getting your footage out of Media Composer, and how to set up a Same As Source export, as well as a custom HD export.

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