Avid Media Composer (64 Tutorials)
May 21, 2019
Today’s theme is working faster and more efficiently in Avid Media Composer. Below are some tools to help you achieve more speed! Update Note: Avid Media Composer did have a patch update last week for the Windows version, to Avid Media Composer 2018.12.5. This patch release is available through the Download Center only. In other…
March 5, 2019
There are many reasons to migrate timelines. Sometimes you just need to switch it up, whether it’s because of a new job, a new computer, or you just want to learn a new tool. Here are tips on bringing your old work into your new editor, and a few tips on setting into your new NLE.
February 13, 2019
Learn how to make the most of your video transitions workflow with this NewBlueFX Transitions 5 Ultimate walkthrough tutorial.
February 12, 2019
Drums Dirt Bus from Andrew Scheps talks about iZotope Trash for creating drum distortion. He creates a pretty interesting tutorial.
November 27, 2018
Soundsnap has a great beginners guide to keyframing in Avid Media Composer. If you’re new to Avid, or new to keyframing, this article gives clear and detailed explanations on how to use keyframes to take your effects to the next level.
September 26, 2018
Several tutorials went up recently for Scratch 9.0. This will give you a nice idea of what Scratch can do for you, from working with HDR, to Color Management, to working with Avid and Matchbox plugin shaders.
March 26, 2018
Learn to create Lens Flares in Avid Media Composer with Boris Sapphire in these two tutorials, one from Kevin McAuliffe and the other from Nick Harauz.
January 30, 2018
Enjoy these 2 Boris Sapphire Tutorials about Sapphire’s powerful and beautiful Lens Flare plug-in in Avid Media Composer. Fun and easy,
November 21, 2017
Kevin shows you how Sorenson Squeeze can interact directly with Media Composer to allow you to compress exports right from your timeline.
October 17, 2017
Whether you’ve been editing for years or you’re new to the process, everyone wants to edit faster. Although these tips are geared toward new editors, even seasoned editors will hopefully pick up a few tips to speed up their workflow.
October 17, 2017
Editor Kevin P. McAuliffe shows Media Composer editors how to take day time footage and transform it into night using Continuum’s Color & Tone tools and sister product Sapphire’s Night Sky and Luna.
September 5, 2017
Learn about types of compression; terminologies like attack and release, limiting, and compression ratio; compression in vocals and voiceovers; and third-party compression plug-ins. This is an overview, so there’s a lot that isn’t covered here, but this will hopefully give you some background for further exploration.
September 5, 2017
Kevin P. McAuliffe uses Boris Continuum’s Title Studio to quickly create a 3D animated title in this edition of Let’s Edit with Avid Media Composer,
Inspired by “The Lego Batman Movie”, Kevin dives into extruded text, adding lights, and the easy workflow from the standalone to the plug-in version of Title Studio, all inside Avid Media Composer.
August 15, 2017
Join Mary Poplin in this planar motion tracking and screen insert tutorial for Avid Media Composer editors, and learn how easy it is to replace cell phone screens and monitors using Mocha Pro.
May 9, 2017
It’s no fun to key a poorly lit green screen, but the keying plug-ins in Boris Continuum Complete can help with this arduous task. Vin Morreale explains how he takes an imperfect green screen shot in Avid Media Composer and makes it work with BCC Chroma Key Studio, Fast Film Process, Title Studio and Grunge.