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Avid Announce a New License Model for Media Composer

Today Avid will announce a new license model for their Media Composer line up of products giving users more choices in the way that they operate their Avid editing workstations. The first significant change is the removal of NewsCutter from the Media line up as an entirely separate product. In the same way that Symphony [...]

By |2016-10-29T08:55:13+00:00April 7th, 2014|Categories: NAB, News|Tags: , , , , , , , |1 Comment

Symphony Option FAQ

With the release of Avid Media Composer 7, Symphony is no longer a seperate product but an optional feature set that can be added to MC7.   To help explain the changes, Avid have produced this useful FAQ: Q:  What is different between previous Avid Symphony software and the Avid Media Composer 7 with Symphony Option? [...]

By |2016-10-29T08:55:21+00:00June 28th, 2013|Categories: Support|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Avid Software Updates & Product Compatibility

Software Updates – including support for Mac Mountain Lion Avid have released maintenance releases: Media Composer 6.0.3, Symphony 6.0.3 and NewsCutter 10.0.3 – now available for download from the Avid® Download Center (login and password required). These updates are full installers and are available at no charge for all Media Composer 6, Symphony 6, and [...]

By |2012-08-14T08:46:43+00:00August 14th, 2012|Categories: Support|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Preparing Op Atom MXF Media Files For Use in Avid Editing Workflows

There are now a number of mechanisms available to get media files, acquired outside of traditional Avid capture workflows, into an Avid editorial workflow based on either shared or local storage. Of course there is Avid’s most recent innovation in this regard – Avid Media Access (or AMA), whereby 3rd party manufacturers can author a [...]

By |2016-10-29T08:55:49+00:00January 25th, 2012|Categories: Support, tips|Tags: , , , |3 Comments

My first blog post and a useful mac cheat sheet

Hello all, As this is my first post I thought I would firstly say "Hello" to all friends, colleagues and new comers and secondly share with you this very useful 'mac cheat sheet' document that can be very useful today when tech spec'ing a customers upgrade path. It contains all sorts of useful info, from [...]

By |2011-01-27T13:32:39+00:00January 27th, 2011|Categories: Support, tips|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments