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Avid Media Composer 6.x Cookbook

Avid Media Composer 6.x Cookbook

By: Benjamin Hershleder;

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 20-DEC-2012

Insert Date: 24-DEC-2012

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"Over 100 highly effective and practical recipes for professional quality editing Hands-on recipes in a step-by-step logical approach to quickly get started with Avid Media Composer and gain deeper understanding Learn Avid Media Composer in a completely new way— gain intensive exposure with various editing options to develop your abilities, become even more creative, and acquaint yourself with various methods that you never thought were possible Understand not only why it works, but also how it works and browse through lots of tips and techniques to perform professional...

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Color Grading with Media Composer® and Symphony™ 6

Color Grading with Media Composer® and Symphony™ 6

By: Bryan Castle Jr.

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 16-OCT-2012

Insert Date: 18-OCT-2012

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Top film editors know Avid Media Composer and Symphony inside and out, giving them the confidence to pursue Hollywood-style productions and earn top wages. To join their ranks, you need the technical skills and knowledge to distinguish yourself as a pro. COLOR GRADING WITH MEDIA COMPOSER AND SYMPHONY 6 is here to help you on your way toward expertise in color grading with these two industry-standard video- and film-editing suites. Learn the full gamut of Avid tools and techniques--everything from simple primary color corrections to creating a polished, multi-layer finished grade. Learn...

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Media Composer® 6: Professional Picture and Sound Editing

Media Composer® 6: Professional Picture and Sound Editing

By: Woody Lidstone

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 24-APR-2012

Insert Date: 05-MAY-2012

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MEDIA COMPOSER 6: PROFESSIONAL PICTURE AND SOUND EDITING will give you the skills and in-depth, under-the-hood knowledge you need to distinguish yourself as a true editing professional and go for the high-profile jobs you want. With the step-by-step guidance in this book, you'll learn the skills you need to work on big-budget productions: media management (become the media management guru others look to for expert advice), advanced picture editing (learn precision cutting techniques and how to master Script Integration for long-form projects), and advanced sound editing (learn to impress your...

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Media Composer® 6: Professional Effects and Compositing

Media Composer® 6: Professional Effects and Compositing

By: David East

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 20-MAR-2012

Insert Date: 01-MAY-2012

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MEDIA COMPOSER 6: PROFESSIONAL EFFECTS AND COMPOSITING was created to teach film and video editors about the full range of effects available in Media Composer. In this thorough guide, you'll go far beyond the basics and learn how to apply, design, and build your own effects, how to make full use of all of Media Composer's effects nesting techniques, how to composite various elements using different types of keys, and how to animate effects using key frames and the motion tracker. You'll also get familiar with the Avid FX interface that comes bundled with the Media Composer. Media Composer is...

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Media Composer® 6: Part 2—Effects Essentials

Media Composer® 6: Part 2—Effects Essentials

By: Greg Staten

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 20-MAR-2012

Insert Date: 27-MAR-2012

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MEDIA COMPOSER 6: PART 2 - EFFECTS ESSENTIALS is for editors who understand the basics of the editing tools in Media Composer and are ready to move ahead and learn the fundamentals of compositing and finishing within Avid Media Composer 6, the non-linear film/video editing application used in most movie and television productions. This book/DVD combo, an official Avid Learning Series Core Level guide written by the Avid training department, provides a solid foundation in Media Composer audio and video effects capabilities, and, in conjunction with MEDIA COMPOSER 6: PART 1 - EDITING...

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Media Composer® 6: Part 1—Editing Essentials

Media Composer® 6: Part 1—Editing Essentials

By: Mary Plummer

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 10-FEB-2012

Insert Date: 31-JAN-2012

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MEDIA COMPOSER 6: PART 1–EDITING ESSENTIALS is the first step in achieving confidence, creativity, and efficiency with Avid Media Composer 6, the non-linear film/video editing application used in most movie and television productions. Along with its counterpart, MEDIA COMPOSER 6: PART 2–EFFECTS ESSENTIALS, this book provides the foundation for Media Composer User Certification through an Avid Learning Partner. This book leads you through the interface and basic editing techniques before moving on to trimming, fine-tuning the edit, adjusting audio, handling multi camera editing, adding...

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Editing with Avid® Media Composer® 5: The Official Avid Guide

Editing with Avid® Media Composer® 5: The Official Avid Guide

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Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 08-OCT-2010

Insert Date: 15-OCT-2010

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Avid Media Composer is the standard editing system used by professionals in the film and television industries and with its many capabilities available at a low price, it’s well within the range of serious non-professionals too. With this latest release, Avid proves to be more innovative than ever in a fast-paced world of digital media. Here to guide readers on the foundations of editing using Avid Media Composer 5 is the only book on the market officially developed and approved by Avid and used in its training courses. Each chapter covers a complete lesson in the fundamentals,...