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Media Composer

Avid Media Composer Tip – Settings

Customizing the settings in Avid Media Composer is key to creating an experience tailored for each individual editor. Where are the Settings? How can they be manipulated? This video will give you a quick look at a way to create new settings.

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Let’s Edit with Media Composer – Lesson 9 – Exporting

Now, you might be thinking…”Hang on…did I miss a ton of lessons?” No, you didn’t. When I teach Media Composer, I teach the importance of Project Setup, Transcoding and Consolidating and Exporting. This is where projects fall off the rails. Make one mistake in any of these three sections, and your project will be in

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Let’s Edit with Media Composer – Lesson 7 – Transcoding

In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe talks about Transcoding. We’ve talked in Lesson 5 about working with Avid “friendly” media. Now we need to talk about footage that requires a recompression to Avid Media, for you to work with in your Media Composer timelines. Whether it’s in an offline or online scenario, there is some

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Let’s Edit with Media Composer – Lesson 6 – Source Settings

In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe talks about Source Settings. Understanding them is an exceptionally important step between linking to your footage, and transcoding it, which we’ll talk about in our next lesson. We’ll look at Color processing and Frameflex, as well as the ability to adjust RAW native parameters in the Source Settings window,

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Avid Media Composer — Selection Tools in the Timeline

Did you know that you can select clips in your Media Composer timeline by source clip color? Or to see if any of your clips are muted or offline? It’s all about speed and efficiency in Avid Media Composer and we are showing you several ways to quickly and easily make clip or range selections

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Let’s Edit with Media Composer – Lesson 4 – The Source Browser

In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe talks getting your footage into Media Composer via the Source Browser. Many people think that the Source Browser is for linking footage only. Did you also know you can import footage using the Source Browser as well? It really is a fantastic tool to get your footage into Media

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Avid Media Composer: Rebuild Site Settings (macOS)

1. Quit Avid Media Composer (if open) 2. Go to this location: Macintosh HD/Applications/Avid Media Composer/Settings 3. Back up then delete these files: – MC State – Site Attributes – Site Settings4. Close all folders then re-launch Media Composer

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Avid Media Composer: Rebuild Site Settings (Windows)

1. Quit Avid Media Composer (if open) 2. Go to this location: C:\Users\Public\Public Documents\Avid Media Composer\Settings 3. Back up then delete these files: – MCState – Site_Attributes – Site_Settings 4. Close all folders then re-launch Media Composer. https://avid.secure.force.com/pkb/articles/en_US/troubleshooting/en259893

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Let’s Edit with Media Composer – What’s New in 2020.4

In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe talks about the newly released 2020.4 update to Avid Media Composer which, along with some exciting interface and under the hood updates, comes support for Mac OS Catalina. This, along with the implementation of the Universal Media Engine, new naming for Avid DNxHD files and some great in-application feature

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