Avid 5.5 Review

Avid recently released a faster and more powerful Media Composer with Avid Media Composer 5.5. With this latest new release I was anxious to get my hands on this latest iteration, and thanks to the good people at Avid they made that a reality.

Avid Media Composer 5 Advanced Video Editing Software Review

Videomaker by Jennifer O’Rourke A powerful editing program that is the industry leader, with a media management system that invites extensive collaboration. This is a professional program that savvy video editors should aspire to learn, but beginners to nonlinear editing will be seriously challenged. Avid’s founder, Bill Warner, literally wrote the book on nonlinear editing [...]

Avid Agility

Splice Here by Steve Cohen Avid Agility is my new book, covering all things Media Composer, including new features in Media Composer 5. It represents a large fraction of what I know about the system, learned over a period of nearly two decades, during which time I worked closely with the folks at Avid, helped [...]

What’s new in Avid Media Composer 5: MacVideo Expo 2010

MacVideo Presentation by Deepraj Sandhar, Application Specialist Avid Technology  Using the Number 1 hit music video “Riverside” by Sidney Samson, edited on Media Composer, this demonstration shows the editing and effects work done for the music video. Also to be discussed is the new File Based workflows in Media Composer 5 using native RED, Canon [...]