This video will show you how to use the Collapse function and create and composite Matte and Fill clips together
Watch as Mike takes you through the steps to Creating Slomos and Nesting Effects to your Media Composer project. Mike is one of our Post Production Training Professionals with over 20 years experience in working in the Post Production industry, from the BBC through to a freelancer career editing in numerous Soho Post houses. Learn
Sometimes you need to add more than one effect onto a clip to get that look you’re going for. This happens by nesting effects. Watch how to add multiple effects and what you can do to avoid affecting others, as well as how to step through them to make changes. Software used: Media Composer 8.5.3
http://library.creativecow.net/mcauliffe_kevin/Quick-Tip-Avid-Nesting Nesting effects in Avid’s Media Composer is not as easy as it is in other applications, but with this quick tip, you’ll be compositing in your favorite NLE in no time flat.
The way Media Composer processes effects has some weird side-effects: Sometimes an effect applied to an upper video track also affects the video tracks below — whether you intended that or not. So this week we’ll take control over that issue by learning how to use nesting to your advantage. http://www.avidscreencast.com/asc39