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Media Composer licensing and upgrades: What you need to know—and do —before the year is out

posted by Kate Ketcham on Wed, Oct 29 2014

You've probably heard a lot about Avid Everywhere, our vision for moving our company and industry forward. There have been a number of changes to our product lines and offerings over the last 12 months, with the promise of more to come. My hope is that... (read more)

AES 2014: Avid Connectivity Partner Source Elements Debuts Source-Connect 3.8 and more for Audio Professionals at AES 2014

posted by Avid Blogs on Tue, Oct 28 2014

The article AES 2014: Avid Connectivity Partner Source Elements Debuts Source-Connect 3.8 and more for Audio Professionals at AES 2014 by Jonathan Abrams appeared first on Avid Blogs - The media industry is changing fast. Get the insight you need to succeed... (read more)

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Re: Deactivate/Reactivate Doesn't Work

Do you have a perpetual license or the subscription? It doesn't sound like this is the problem but I think if you have the subscription license it is different from the perpetual license in that you are only allowed to install it on one machine. You can't move it around from machine to machine unless you are in a facility with floating license...

Posted to Avid Media Composer - Mac (Forum) by Mondo on Thu, Oct 30 2014

Re: Avid is so close from being the best.... but won't make the effort

[quote user="French_Editor"] I agree you that Avid is "close to Be the Best" but not for the same reason. except for the undo in bin level, everything you are asking for already exist. for exemple you can sync all your tracks and won't need to select or unselect tracks. And clip sélection works now exactly like FCp. According...

Posted to Avid Product Feature Requests (Forum) by mrmikster on Thu, Oct 30 2014

Re: Audio Sync problem with footage from Video Devices Pix240i

Avid reports the audio as 24 bit. Would that account for the drift?

Posted to Avid Media Composer - PC (Forum) by MattB on Thu, Oct 30 2014

Re: Sony PMW-F5 to Media Composer... to Speedgrade

[quote user="Fish"] Not aware that Spedgrade can deal with AAF files. But even if it did, I can't see how the need for 4K gets resolved with AAF round-tripping. Can you elaborate? [/quote] You are correct in that SpeedGrade does not appear to support AAF - Adobe's support for AAF is pretty limited. Round tripping via AMA and AAF (...

Posted to Avid Media Composer - Mac (Forum) by Mondo on Thu, Oct 30 2014

Re: iMac or Mac Pro

True funkdren, though I'm not sure how I feel about hearing of your problems with OWC's Raids, just a couple of hours after buying them! Ultimately it's all a crap shoot. And, at the end of the day having the bigger budget, gives one the best options. But I'm sure I'm not alone as a freelancing editor without the financial clout...

Posted to Avid Media Composer - Mac (Forum) by sketch on Thu, Oct 30 2014

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