There are actually (and thankfully) two ways to do this! Before you import the clips, go to the Import Settings in the Project window. On the Audio Tab, enable the Apply attenuation/gain effect on import and type in a decibel level to apply to all imported clips. Make sure you type a minus sign before
I’m not one to stand on a soapbox but this is sorta important since we are all in this together! There are some folks out there (not naming names) that don’t award editors for their contributions to films. Sure, we’ve got the Academy Awards & ACE Eddie Awards but we are sorta important and should
The title of this book says it all. It is a well conceived and executed guide for anyone who is working, or hoping to work as an assistant editor. Although there are many tips and instructions about how to use Avid software, this is not an Avid guidebook. Instead, it rightly focuses on the tasks
You can’t display more than 9 cameras at once in a multigroup but if your multigroup has more than 9 cameras you can view the remaining cameras by Swapping the Camera banks. (Command Palette | MCamTab: Swap Cam Bank buttin) This allows you to switch from the first set of cameras and view the remaining
Instead of adding clips at the top or bottom of the timeline you can also insert them in between tracks by pressing Alt/Opt + Ctrl/Cmd + Y/U for video and audio tracks.
It isn’t possible to open two sequences at once when using Avid. However, you can open one sequence in the record monitor (timeline window) and drag another sequence into the source monitor. It is important that you drag the sequence to the source monitor because double clicking a sequence automatically loads it into the record
Either lasso around those clips or shift + click the clips using the Lift/Overwrite Segment tool to select the clips. Then double click on the effect you want on the clips. You can double click on an effect in the effect palette or a saved effect in your bin. Just make sure, the Lift/Overwrite Segment
Before I even get started, let me say this: No, the ebook is not ready. I’ve gotten a fair amount of emails and requests regarding the ebook and just wanted to give an honest response to how things are going. They’re going. I won’t bore you with the minutiae but converting a book to an