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Cinema DNG Files Avid Workflow

With all of the tapeless formats these days its a wonder how anybody decides what to shoot on. A new player to the game is the Blackmagic Cinema Camera (priced at around £2700) – Click here to see the specs Now although it can shoot straight to Avid DNxHD and Apple Pro Res at 23.98p, [...]

By | 2016-10-29T08:55:35+00:00 August 24th, 2012|Categories: Support, tips|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Why Should I Adopt Media Composer v6.0?

Avid have spent a lot of time listening to existing users when developing worthwhile new features for the latest release of their Composer editing product, as well as porting the product to 64 bit core code thus increasing stability and speed. If you are sitting on the fence deciding whether to adopt Avid Media Composer v6.0, [...]

By | 2016-10-29T08:55:52+00:00 December 5th, 2011|Categories: Support|Tags: , |0 Comments

Sony Release AMA Plug Ins Which Are Compatible With Recent Avid Composer Based Releases

Further to our recent post regarding delays to Avid AMA plug-in releases from certain 3rd party manufacturers, Sony have now released updates for their Avid Media Access (AMA) Plugins which are compatible with the 64 bit Avid Media Composer v6.0, Symphony v6.0 and NewsCutter v10.0 releases. Sony AMA Plug Ins for Avid platforms running Windows [...]

By | 2016-10-29T08:55:52+00:00 December 5th, 2011|Categories: Support|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Matrox Announces Released Software in Support for Avid's Open IO Initiative.

With the release of Software v3.0 for Mac and Matrox Mtx.utils v6.0 for PC, the entire Matrox MXO2 Family and the new Matrox Mojito MAX card are now certified by Avid for use with Media Composer 6 for high quality IO via Thunderbolt, PCIe, or ExpressCard/34 connected hardware. Further details, compatibility information and software can [...]

By | 2016-10-29T08:55:53+00:00 November 17th, 2011|Categories: Products, Support|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Black Magic Design Release Desktop Video v9.0 with Support for Avid Open I/O

Black Magic Design have released version 9.0 of their Desktop Video software which includes support for Avid's Open I/O initiative. This means that if you already own a Blackmagic Design capture and playback solution then you are all set to use that hardware with Avid Media Composer v6. Support is available for both Mac OS [...]

By | 2016-10-29T08:55:53+00:00 November 17th, 2011|Categories: Products, Support|Tags: , , |0 Comments

AJA Release New Open I/O Plug ins to Support Avid's V6 Composer Editor Release (Updated)

AJA have released v10 drivers in support of Avid's Open IO initiative released with the v6 Media Composer release. Drivers for the Kona 3G, Kona 3, LHe Plus, LHi and IoExpress have been posted and they are available on the AJA website (AJA has indicated that the plug in for the IO XT is to be released [...]

By | 2016-10-29T08:55:53+00:00 November 16th, 2011|Categories: Support|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Canon XF and Sony XDCAM, XDCAM EX and HDCAM SR AMA plug-ins potentially not available for Media Composer 6, Symphony 6 and Newscutter 10 release date of November 15 2011

Avid has notified its Support Community that some manufacturers have yet to release Avid Media Access (AMA) plug ins that are compatible with the latest versions of Avid editors. The article is located on Avid's Knowledgebase and can be read in full here. "At this time [November 15 2011] Sony and Canon have yet to [...]

By | 2016-10-29T08:55:53+00:00 November 16th, 2011|Categories: Support|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Do you qualify for a free upgrade to Avid Media Composer v6?

Avid Media Composer version protection for recent upgrades to or purchases of Media Composer v5.5 software. Avid have indicated that they will allow customers who recently upraded to Media Composer v5.5, or purchased a new instance of Media Composer v5.5, a one time update to Media Composer version 6. In order to qualify for this [...]

By | 2016-10-29T08:55:54+00:00 November 11th, 2011|Categories: Products, Support|Tags: , |0 Comments

Avid Media Composer v6 impressions and resources

Avid announced Media Composer version 6 last week, a major software release for the company. Coming a little over 6 months after the release of Media Composer 5.5 it has a host of new features. The major ones are listed below: Further User Interface Tweaks Continuing on from the minor user interface tweaks in previous [...]

By | 2016-10-29T08:55:54+00:00 November 10th, 2011|Categories: Opinion, Products|Tags: , , , |1 Comment

Avid Media Composer 6 – Exporting OP1a MXF straight from the timeline.

Having been lucky enough to get my hands on a pre-release version of Media Composer 6, the question arose about being able to export OP1a MXF straight out of the Media Composer timeline, so I thought I’d give it a real life test and see for myself.. The question had been asked in relation to [...]

By | 2016-10-29T08:55:54+00:00 November 8th, 2011|Categories: Opinion, Products|Tags: , , , , , , |1 Comment