Category - Avid

How to Edit an Action Movie

How To Edit An Action Movie As an editor some of the most fun I’ve had in editing a scene is when there’s a good amount of action going on. Now in my ‘normal work’ that...

Film Editors on Film Editing

Film Editors on Film Editing If you want to learn more about film editing the best people to learn from are film editors. On this blog there’s plenty of places to do just that! In a recent post...

Post Production Promo Codes & Freebies

Post Production Promo Codes & Freebies Everyone likes to save money, or even get things for free and scattered throughout the blog there are promo codes, discounts and freebies galore. So to make...

Film Editing with a Razer Naga Chroma

Film Editing with a Razer Naga Chroma The Razer Naga Chroma programmable gaming mouse is a high calibre mouse used by post production professionals on Hollywood blockbusters such as Mission:...

What Does an Online Editor Do?

What Does an Online Editor Do? If you’ve ever wondered what an online, or finishing, editor does these days then you’re in luck! In this post you can get an incredibly detailed look at...

Tips on Editing Documentaries in Avid

Tips on Documentary Editing in Avid If you want to learn how to edit a documentary in Avid Media Composer, then there’s few better teachers to spend time with than PBS Frontline editor Steve...

How To Be a VFX Editor

How To Be a VFX Editor Two of the least understood roles in the wider post production team are probably those of VFX editor and 3D editor. With more and more films relying, in an ever increasing...

Colour Grading in Your NLE

Tutorials for Colour Grading in Your NLE These days the tools for colour grading your project to a very high level are right there inside your NLE. In this post I’ll be gathering together some...

Inside Professional Editing Timelines

Professional Film Editing Timelines It’s not often that you get to peer over the shoulder of a Hollywood feature film editor and see exactly what they look at day after day, whilst honing the...

Learn the Craft of Film Editing

Learn the Craft of Film Editing If you want to learn the craft of film editing, to truly understand the ‘why’ of film editing and not just the technical button pushing how. If you want to...

Editing in Avid Media Composer 8.4

Editing in Avid Media Composer 8.4 The most recent release of Avid Media Composer is now up to version 8.4. (8.4.5 is the latest patch) Some of the headline new features include the ability to create...

Improving Every Part of Your Edit

Improving Every Part of Your Edit When you’re a self-taught filmmaker it pays every now and then to take a refresher course in your editing software of choice, partly to learn new and better...