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Media Composer

Avid Media Composer 2019 – Your Questions Answered

Avid Media Composer 2019 is here and you have questions. Join Avid certified editor, Benjamin Patch who has collected your questions, organized them into several categories, merged a few together, and created this tutorial as a concise series of answers. Benjamin Patch will cover everything from bug workarounds, to interface preferences, feature requests, and even

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Media Composer Control and the Middle Mouse Roller

Hold down the control key and use your middle mouse roller for fine control for many of the Media Composer functions including: Color Correction functions Effect Mode sliders Timeline Navigation. I guess there is a Mac Equivalent with a decent mouse.

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Media Composer – Color Correction Jump to In or Out Marks

Media Composer quick tip to remain in color correction mode while jumping to in or out marks. Triggered by a question on the DS list about Goto In or Out while in color correction mode of the Media Composer. Frustration loomed as editors were forced back into source/record mode wasting valuable time and keystrokes to

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Media Composer AutoNotch Tip for Color Grading Preparation

Use Pan and Scan to notch media based on an AAF composition or an old school .edl I came up with this trick in the 90s when Symphony was released and posted it to the Avid List way back when. Hope it helps someone. With this trick you can easily add edits to a videomixdow

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Steve Hullfish Color Correction Tips

Has a director ever asked you if you can fix a few bad shots? Have you struggled to make a final sequence look better? Steve Hullfish brought the art of color correction from the dark arts to the light of day in 2002 with his book Color Correction for Digital Video: Using Desktop Tools to

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Avid Media Composer Quick Tip 4: Too Many Bins

http://library.creativecow.net/mcauliffe_kevin/Quick-Tip-Avid-bins Ever have the problem of opening a project, just to realize that hundreds of bins have been left open, and it takes forever for a project to open? Well, you’ll never have that problem again with this great quick tip for AVID Media Composer.

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Avid Media Composer Quick Tip 3 – Assigning Menu Commands

http://library.creativecow.net/mcauliffe_kevin/Quick-Tip-Avid-Assigning-menu-… In many cases, having to stop editing to find something in a drop down menu can be time consuming, and can break your work flow. In this Avid Media Composer Quick Tip, see how to quickly assign menu commands to buttons to help speed up your overall workflow.

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