Media Composer 8 Essential Training is a start-to-finish, project-based course designed to get you up to speed on every aspect of Media Composer. Staff author begins with a fast-track chapter that breaks down the entire editing process into eight stepsâ€”great as an overview for new editors, and a good crash course in Media Composer for editors migrating from other platforms. She then focuses on getting you comfortable with each stage of the editing processâ€”from preparation and organization to editing and refining, to audio and effects, to media management and output. Each post-production technique is explained thoroughly and concisely, using real-world examples from a documentary-style promo project. Dive in and learn how to take your projects from concept to creation.
•Setting up the editing environment
•Building a rough cut with basic editing and trimming techniques
•Navigation and customization techniques
•Performing color correction
•Creating titles with Avid Marquee and NewBlue Titler Pro
•Exporting your project
•Troubleshooting in Avid Media Composer