In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe talks about a great, under-utilized feature in Media Composer, and that is the Background Services feature, and more specifically, background Consolidating and Transcoding. Many people see the little option at the bottom of the Consolidate/Transcode window to do these functions in the background, but don’ put much thought into […]
In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe answers a great viewer question about Audio Ducking, and whether it’s possible to drop super long VO’s into your timelines, with no editing done to them, and still work with Audio Ducking, or is it based on the in and out points of edited VO’s in your timelines. Kevin […]
In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe talks about Multi-channel audio exports from Media Composer, and how DNxHD doesn’t always need to be your export codec of choice!
Manhattan Edit Workshop Director of Education Janet Dalton shows how to create audio keyframes in Avid Media Composer. Manhattan Edit Workshop is a New York Film Editing School offering a full range of basic to advanced manufacturer certified training courses, from the Avid, Autodesk, Assimilate and Apple products to the complete suite of Adobe applications. […]
This tutorial is on how to change volume levels in Avid Media Composer. At some point you’re going to have to adjust audio levels. This tutorial shows by far the quickest and easiest way to do this. Below are useful links related to the tutorial: – Website: http://wp.me/P4J1Oy-g – [New Post] Reflections and My Big […]
In Avid Media Composer 8.4 we now have the ability to recall AAX Plugin presets in the same fashion as Pro Tools. Have you ever created the perfect preset in Pro Tools and wanted to use that easily within Media Composer? Well now you can! Easily recall the factory presets and presets that you have […]
Control the Audio Faders of the Avid Media Composer with your iPad. It is REALLY simple and responsive and you can have this RIGHT NOW if you have an iPad. All the links, diagrams and the info necessary is at my blog post: http://digitalworkstudios.com/video-editing-tips/avid-media-composer-lemur-app/ Questions? Ask me on twitter.com/rickymendozaorg or comment below.
Avid Media Composer 8.1 brought us so many great new features. Such as mute track, drag to copy, and so much more. One of my favorite new additions is support for AAX Audio Plugins. Having the ability to work with audio in Media Composer using the same tools I already employ in Pro Tools is […]
Manhattan Edit Workshop instructor Janet Dalton’s tutorial for using Frame Flex in Avid MC7. For more information about our courses please go to mewshop.com/courses/overview/
If you’re not getting what you need to succeed—or you’re a former Avid user who switched (we’d love to have you back)—join award-winning editor Kevin P McAuliffe to get started fast. In our fifth and final “Get Started Fast with Avid for Final Cut Pro 7” tutorial, Kevin P McAuliffe opens up the Audio Tools […]
If you’re not getting what you need to succeed—or you’re a former Avid user who switched (we’d love to have you back)—join award-winning editor Kevin P McAuliffe to get started fast. In our fourth “Get Started Fast with Avid for Final Cut Pro 7” tutorial, Kevin P McAuliffe tackles effects. Learn how to transfer your […]
In the third of our “Get Started Fast with Avid Media Composer 7” tutorials, it’s time to start editing. In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe demonstrates basic editing technique in Avid Media Composer. He reveals how to perform a music mix fast, and how to trim footage in your timeline like a pro. Kevin completes […]
Learn audio mixing shortcuts within Avid Media Composer 7 Define your own keyboard shortcuts using Command Palette tips.
library.creativecow.net/mcauliffe_kevin/Avid-Media-Composer_90 In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe introduces the Audio EQ tool, as well as the Audio Suite Plug-ins. These great tools let you create audio effects like the “telephone” effect, as well as letting you speed up and slow down audio, to make it fit wherever you need it to, in your timeline.
Are you sick of the HUGE MIXER that Avid Media Composer 6 and 6.5 had? Want your nice small mixer window that you enjoyed in Media Composer 5.5 and earlier? Media Composer 7 makes that possible.