Need to work together as a team in a post-production, news, or other media environment? Media Composer | Ultimate provides all the same editing tools as Media Composer, plus extended workflows for real-time collaboration.Key advantages that Media Composer | Ultimate offers over Media Composer
- Share bins & projects with other Media Composer & MediaCentral editors, loggers, & assistants Collaborate locally & remotely with editors, journalists, producers, & other content contributors across the MediaCentral environment
- Access, edit, & share media stored on Avid NEXIS & other MediaCentral-managed storage systems, no matter where you or the assets reside
- Find the right clips fast by simply typing a word or phrase with the Media Composer | PhraseFind Option, included
- Find the best takes in seconds for every line of dialog in a script with the Media Composer | ScriptSync Option, included
- Get access to advanced & secondary color correction tools & Universal Mastering with the Media Composer | Symphony Option, included
- Integrate with MediaCentral | Newsroom Management, iNEWS, & other ENPS for streamlined news editing with the Media Composer | NewsCutter Option, included (Windows only)
With this Media Composer | Ultimate option you get updates & standard support for a year.
Deliver your best stories
There’s a reason why more professional moviemakers & television editors use Media Composer than any other video editing solution—it gives you the editing & finishing speed you need to complete projects faster. From its ACE-certified tools & unique timesaving workflows, to the most reliable media management in the biz, Media Composer empowers creative storytelling like no other.
Collaborate with anyone, anywhere
Share media, projects, & bins to complete projects faster, together. Share assets locally & remotely with Avid NEXIS. Collaborate with other Media Composer, MediaCentral | Editorial Management, MediaCentral | Production Management, Final Cut Pro, & Premiere Pro editors & contributors. & extend real-time production everywhere with Media Composer | Cloud Remote.
SD & HD. 2K through 8K & beyond. Even stereoscopic 3D & HDR. No matter what media you’ve got, Media Composer welcomes the widest range of file/camera formats, codecs, & resolutions, so you can acquire & turn around content faster. Without copying or transcoding media first. Whether you’ve got footage in a camera, media drive, smartphone, or video server, bringing your story together is easy.
Get beauty without the wait
It’s no secret that high-resolution, high frame rate media can put the brakes on any workflow. Media Composer eliminates these bottlenecks, offering powerful 64-bit performance, groundbreaking Avid DNxHR, AMA, & Avid Resolution Independence technologies, plus background rendering & transcoding, to keep your media & creativity flowing.
Gain great efficiency
Instantly access & edit file-based media without transcoding or copying media. Build stories with up to 24 video tracks. Preview clips before committing them to a project. Edit multicam projects with ease. Even automate non-creative media tasks, such as transcoding, consolidating, & relinking, in the background using Dynamic Media Folders.
Find the best takes & right clips fast
Save hours of clip searching time with two powerful solutions included with Media Composer | Ultimate. Find the best takes fast with ScriptSync, which analyzes all clip dialog in your project, then syncs all relevant clips to the script. For dialog-heavy productions, PhraseFind indexes all clip dialog, so you can find all relevant clips in seconds by typing a keyword or phrase.
Get reliable media management
Media Composer keeps track of all projects, source material, rendered files, metadata, & other media for you, so you’ll never lose sight of your assets
Design stunning visuals
Add dramatic flair to your stories with a host of built-in effects, color, & title tools. From creating jaw-dropping VFX, green screen composites, motion effects, & transitions, to correcting color, tinting scenes, & designing graphical titles & animations, it’s easy to give your projects that professional polish.
Work in HDR
With support for a variety of High Dynamic Range (HDR) color specs, profiles, & workflows, Media Composer enables you to color grade video & achieve richer, more dramatic imagery, with exceptional detail in the shadows & highlights.
Extend your workflow
Media Composer | Ultimate includes the Symphony Option, providing advanced & secondary color correction tools & Universal Mastering to finish & deliver projects. It also comes with the NewsCutter Option, making it easy to integrate with MediaCentral | Newsroom Management, iNEWS, & other ENPS for streamlined news editing (Windows only).
Create studio-quality soundtracks
Record, edit, & mix up to 64 audio tracks in 7.1 surround. Create groups to mix dialog, Foley, music, & sound effects more easily. & polish soundtracks using the same high-quality audio effects & sound processors that come with Pro Tools.
Expand your creative possibilities
Preview stock footage in context with your project. Purchase plug-ins, software options, & hardware to extend your capabilities. You’ll even find training material to help advance your editing skills.
Run Media Composer virtually
Media Composer | Ultimate is available as a “virtual” license that runs on a single server, enabling multiple editors to access the software & projects remotely using an Internet-connected computer or zero client.