shortcut to trim to the next cut by Marc De Coster 2 weeks ago Hello I'm working with Avid MC for two months now and I'm looking for a shortcut for a specific manipulation. I try, as long as I can, not to touch the mouse and keep my fingers on the keyboard but ..
Clip Colour - How to change by Dieter Knierim 3 months ago Hi All, I just started using AVID 8.6.4 and I would like to identify the source interviews by colour inside the timeline. In Premiere this is a simple shortcut that I do with Shift + Command 1,2,5,6,7
Re: Clip Colour - How to change by Job ter Burg 3 months ago Right-click the square to the left of the clip's icon in the bin. Or segment-select one or more clips in the timeline, right-click, and set a local color. Also make sure you set the timeline settings
Re: Importing Avid 5 to Avid 8 by Job ter Burg 5 months ago Should just open, and if you're unsure, create a new project in v8 and copy the v5 bins into it. Do note that 8.6.x has a problem where it often refuses to open bins from earlier versions (error messa
Zooming In on 1080p footage by Adam Harper 5 months ago Hi all, So I'm in the middle of editing a short film of which a large chunk is someone telling a story to another person. The issue is that for a large part of the story there isn't a big variety of s
Re: Zooming In on 1080p footage by Job ter Burg 5 months ago Depends on the quality of the footage (well lit, not too compressed), and a little on the type of shot, but generally speaking you can definitely pull off that type of zoom-ins, I wouldn't expect too
Avid MC video levels by Ricky Barrow 6 months ago I need to expand on my very limited understanding of video levels to maintain consistent exports. I would like to know where to find this knowledge if I am unable to get the answers here. I am request
Trouble renaming video tracks by Danny Baron 3 years ago I manually renamed some video tracks on my timeline. I have run into a problem that on some reels AVID continues to view the tracks according to its original name -- so although 10 is above 9 on the t
Marianna Montague by Chris Harlan 4 years ago I feel a need to say this. When people are talking about a company's support, and who cares, and who doesn't, there is no better user advocate out there than Avid's Marianna Montague. Yup.
60fps to 24fps (overcrank) by Daniel Schultz 4 years ago A couple questions for an old FCP editor: 1. I shot some footage at 720 60p and want to slow it down for a 23.97 timeline. What's the best way (I'm used to conforming in Film Tools in FCP). 2. I shot
Basic Editing Knowledge for TV? by Michael Paul 4 years ago So I am asking for things you need to be aware of if you are going to edit for TV. I was working at a company recently and there I've learned that I have to set the Default Pan under Autio Settings to
Re: Basic Editing Knowledge for TV? by Scott Cole 4 years ago The reality is, "editing for TV" is not just a simple set of rules. Quite frankly, every network has spec sheets that spell out proper audio and video levels, their desired video resolutions, audio tr
FCP Video Output by Mike Diaz 6 years ago I have FCS 3 and my system is a Mac Pro late 2006. I would like to use my 52" Samsung LCD for the viewing output from FCP. I can connect it using a DVI to HDMI connector from the second video port on