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Diary of an Avid Switcher Part 6 – MC7 New Features

Diary of an Avid Switcher Part 6 – Media Composer 7 New Features It’s been a while since my last installment of my Diary of an Avid Switcher and a lot has happened in the mean time. First of all … Continue reading

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Diary of An Avid Switcher Part 5 – Upgrades, Audio & Effects

How To Upgrade Avid Media Composer So in practice for the anticipated installation of Avid Media Composer 7 I’ve decided to actually update my Avid installation to MC 6.5.2.1. As always with Avid nothing is as simple as it could be, so … Continue reading

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Diary of an Avid Switcher Part 4 – The Media Composer 7 Version

Getting To Work In Media Composer Today is the first day that I’ve enjoyed editing in Media Composer. I feel like I might be starting to see why people love it so much. Hopefully this also means I’ve reached that … Continue reading

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Diary of an Avid Switcher Part 3 – Things I Should Have Done

Learning Media Composer – Doing Things Right From The Start So this is my third instalment of my Avid Diary of a Switcher and thanks to the help of everyone who has commented I’m slowly learning how to do things … Continue reading

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Diary of An Avid Switcher – Part 2: Wrestling The Basics

Working with Avid Media Composer 6.5.2 First of all thanks to all those who have been commenting and tweeting and helping me out while I’m trying to get to grips with working with Avid Media Composer. Every comment is really … Continue reading

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Diary of an Avid Switcher – Solutions for FCP Editors

Learning Avid Media Composer 6.5.2 – Solutions for FCP Editors If you’re in the throws of making the switch from FCP7 to Avid Media Composer (or just learning Avid for the first time) and you simply want to know how … Continue reading

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Diary of an Avid Switcher – Part 1: Humble Beginnings

Learning Avid Media Composer 6.5 I bought Avid over Christmas, making the most of Videoguys crossgrade deal, and finally installed Avid Media Composer 6.5.2 in the new year. The download and install process from the Avid site was very easy. … Continue reading

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Twitter Tips for Avid Editors Part 3

Even more Twitter Tips for Avid Editors #Shortcut of the Day: In #Avid MC map menu items to keyboard using ‘Menu to Button’ Reassignment in Command Palette. pic.twitter.com/XoMgFduAZF — Josh Short (@editvideofaster) June 9, 2014 In this third instalment of … Continue reading

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Learning Avid Media Composer 7

Learning Avid Media Composer 7 If you’re looking to learn Avid Media Composer 7 then this huge round up of tips and tutorials will provide you with a huge amount of excellent information, all in one place. The video at … Continue reading

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Learn To Edit – Great Advice from Pro Editors

Learning To Edit Great Advice from Pro Editors The Manhattan Edit Workshop is an editing training powerhouse in New York, offering intensive courses in all the major editing systems plus a ‘signature’ six week course that promises “a jump-start for … Continue reading

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