Packt Publishing is pleased to announce Avid Media Composer 6.x Cookbook, a new book and ebook packed with hands-on recipes in a step-by-step logical approach to quickly get started with Avid Media Composer and gain deeper understanding . Written by Benjamin Hershleder, an Avid Certified Instructor (ACI) , this book will help readers get the most out of Replace Edit, Sync Point Edit, the Clipboard, and much more.
Avid's Media Composer 6 is an award winning software program used for video editing. It was released in 1989 on the Macintosh II as an offline editing system. Since that time, the application features have increased to allow for film editing, uncompressed standard definition (SD) video and high definition (HD) editing and finishing.
Avid Media Composer 6.x Cookbook is an expert, clear and logically-sequenced resource with highly effective recipes for learning Avid Media Composer essentials and beyond with a task-based approach. It will familiarize readers with the essentials, common as well as core editing features, tips and techniques that help them get to the grips with powerful capabilities of Media Composer 6.
Using this book, readers will understand Import settings, mixing frame rates and understanding AMA (Avid Media Access) along with thorough explanations of Trim Mode, Segment Mode, and the Smart Tool. Furthermore, it will also help teach readers how to use group clips and perform multi cam editing like never before.
Written in a Cookbook style, this book will provide readers with step-by-step instructions followed by analysis of what was done in each task and other useful information.
The book is out now and available from Packt in print and popular eBook formats. To read more about it and download a sample chapter, please visit the Packt web-page