Get Started Fast with Avid Media Composer 7 Lesson 2: Acquisition

Avid Blogs by Kevin P McAuliffe

In the second of our Get Started Fast with Avid Media Composer 7 tutorials, I’ll show you how to get your footage into Media Composer. Whether you’re digitizing from tape, importing media from another NLE or compositing application, or AMA linking to it, this lesson will get your footage ready to edit in no time. Covering more than just the basics, I also give a sneak peek at two new features designed to speed up your overall workflow—FrameFlex and Consolidating/Transcoding in the background.

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