Avid Media Composer (73 Tutorials)

In Depth: Subtitles and Captions

In Depth: Create Subtitles and Captions for Your Videos

November 18, 2020

Create subtitles and closed-captioning to help your video gain reach and appeal to a wider audience on broadcast and streaming videos.

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Basics with the Avid Titler + in Media Composer

Basics with the Avid Titler + in Media Composer

May 12, 2020

Get started with the Avid Titler + and create a simple lower third for all high-resolution formats. Download a free trial of Media Composer today.

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Burning Question: How Can I Input ASC-CDL Values into After Effects?

March 10, 2020

Prolost CDL is a free preset from Stu Maschwitz at Prolost that allows users to type CDL values right into After Effects.

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MXF Export with Avid Media Composer

Let’s Edit with Media Composer – MXF Export

February 25, 2020

Kevin P. McAuliffe walks you through exporting your timelines using MXF Export with Avid Media Composer. Learn the best exporting workflow for Avid MC.

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Sapphire 2020: Introduction to New Features for Avid Media Composer

January 28, 2020

Kevin P. McAuliffe shows Avid Media Composer editor’s new features in Sapphire 2020. For example, S_FreeLens, Mocha parameter tracking for effects, more.

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Assimilate Scratch burn-in node

Assimilate SCRATCH 9: Metadata Burn-In

November 5, 2019

Kevin P. McAuliffe has a two-part tutorial for Scratch v9.1. In the tutorial, you will learn how to setup your output tree with a burn-in node.

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Boris Continuum Beat Reactor

Beat Reactor from Mastering Continuum for Avid

October 22, 2019

Ben Brownlee shows Avid Media Composer editors how to use Continuum’s integrated Beat Reactor that uses audio to drive effects. No keyframing needed!

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How To Create AAX PlugIns For Pro Tools And Media Composer

September 10, 2019

With Blue Cat Plug’n Script 3.2 you can export audio and MIDI plug-in creations as AAX plugins, which can be used in Avid Media Composer and Pro Tools.

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Burning Question What’s the difference between RE:Vision Effects Pro & Regular?

Burning Question: What’s the difference between RE:Vision Effects Pro & Regular plugins?

September 9, 2019

RE:Vision Effects Twixtor, ReelSmart Motion Blur, and RE:Match offer Regular and Pro versions of the software, so how do you know which version you need?

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Boris Continuum Premium Filter Motion Blur Tutorial #gettingstarted

August 28, 2019

This series of tutorials shows you how to use the Continuum Premium Filter Motion Blur to simulate realistic motion blur or interesting stylized effects, in After Effects, Premiere Pro, Avid Media Composer, and DaVinci Resolve.

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Boris FX Webinar Replay: 2019.5 Releases (SIGGRAPH Preview)

July 31, 2019

In this webinar replay, learn about all the new features inside Sapphire, Continuum and Mocha Pro 2019.5, from Ben Brownlee, the new Director of Learning and Content at Boris FX.  You may remember him from Curious Turtle training videos.

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sapphire builder tut

Avid: Using the Updated Sapphire Builder

July 9, 2019

In this tutorial, Damien LeVeck of Skubalon Creative explains what’s new in the Sapphire Builder (2019.5) for Avid and then shows you how to create a cool stylized effect when working with footage that needs to fit a specific aspect ratio.

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Work Faster in Avid Media Composer #TutorialTuesday #AvidMC

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…

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Migrate Timelines NLE

Migrate Timelines in Multiple NLEs: FCPX, Premiere Pro, Avid, Resolve

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.

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NewBlueFX Transitions 5 Ultimate Walkthrough #gettingstarted

February 13, 2019

Learn how to make the most of your video transitions workflow with this NewBlueFX Transitions 5 Ultimate walkthrough tutorial.

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