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I have always been interested as to what makes Media Composer a top of the line editing system. I don’t believe there is an answer as to why one NLE is better than another for all NLE can do what another can but just in a different way.
Avid is conducting a vote on what features to work on next. Below is my vote for future features in which the first seven seem very exciting to have enhanced.
- Enhanced Visual Effects Model – Expand support for third parties (such as AfterEffects, Baselight, Nuke)
- Alpha Channel Support – Ability to treat alpha independently with effects
By my mentor in Avid editing; the great Kevin P McAuliffe.
“And as for putting things on your reel, they can be an utter disaster. I’ve seen editors put together a montage of all the things they’ve worked on, which shows me they can edit a montage, but nothing else. For me, send me a link to your YouTube page (or Vimeo) that gives me clear examples of things you’ve worked on. “
STOP WORKING FOR FREE!
You’re not doing anyone any favours, especially yourself!
While doing some research clearing sync rights I came across this trivial fact that people may not well know about. We all heard on the news you could not sing Happy Birthday in the restaurant, however; that has all changed as of 2015 and the song is now in public domain.
“Among the songs in the company’s library are “Winter Wonderland” and formerly “Happy Birthday to You” until the copyright of the song was invalidated in 2015 and put in the public domain the next year.”
Larry Jordan interviews Avid’s senior director product development David Colantuoni
- Third party interaction with Media Central.
- HDR media- Yes you can display and color grade HDR. You can use Adobe vision monitor
- Pro tools intergraded with Media Composer.
- Working on Media Composer First along with Pro Tools first for first time users.
- Deployment of virtual and cloud based systems. Virtual Reality is in something in Avid’s focus. Working with mete data.
David Colantuoni: Avid’s Plans for 2017
Meeting Real Google People
Here in Cleveland on May 3, 2016 I had an invitation to meet representatives of Google from their web site: https://www.gybo.com
They wanted business owners to register online but being able to meet them in person I was able to ask some questions about how parts of Google work.
Photography and the Law: Photographers’ Rights and Releases
Updated: 5/15/2014 Released: 5/5/2014
With Ben Long and Caroline Wright
Some of the things I learned from this lesson are: Continue reading
VTLP productions was mentioned in the North Royalton Post for the work they did on the cities Holiday Lighting Festival. You can see both videos here:
Christmas on the Green with Santa’s House
North Royalton Ohio Christmas Parade