- By Robb Allan on August 27, 2014Read more
Glastonbury experience—even this cynical old roadie had to admit to feeling something other-worldly by the end of it all. It got me thinking about my favorite ever mixing experiences and maddest gigs.
- By Tom Graham on August 26, 2014Read more
Did you catch our exclusive music creation webinar with Dave Audé—the Grammy-nominated producer, remixer, and DJ known for collaborations with U2, Coldplay, will.i.am, Lady Gaga, Beyoncé, and others? If not, see what you missed.
- By Adam Kranitz on August 26, 2014Read more
In addition to the guest presentations on stage, we have three rotating Avid Everywhere demonstrations—Broadcast Everywhere, Video Everywhere, and Audio Everywhere. These main stage demos are 30 minutes and available throughout the day. Here’s the daily schedule.
- By Sara Griggs on August 25, 2014Read more
Many of us will tune in tonight to see which of our favorite shows and stars will nab a win at this year’s 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards. Earlier, the Creative Arts Emmy Awards were held, which honor the behind-the-scenes crafts essential to television production.
Filmmaking: With A Special Wish the Editing and VFX Community Unite to Make a Teen’s Dream Come TrueBy Marianna Montague on August 25, 2014Read more
I had the good fortune to help plan activities for a special effects and film editing buff who’s undergoing cancer treatment. While he has had a difficult battle, the trip served as a good focal point for getting better and, thanks to everyone involved, his hope for a brighter…
- By Greg Stryke Chin on August 21, 2014Read more
I hope you’ll enjoy the first episode of our new tutorial series that dives into one of my favorite parts of music creation for electronic dance music, the drums, using the power of Pro Tools and Native Instruments Maschine.
Filmmaking: How to Create Custom Scene Transitions with the Paint Effect in Media Composer | SoftwareBy Shane Ross on August 20, 2014Read more
I’ll show you how to make a flash transition, a blur transition, and a combo with both, using the built-in Paint Effect. Then you’ll see how to save it as a preset to re-use easily.
- By Thomas Koritke on August 19, 2014Read more
Session Keys takes a fresh look at the timeless Grand Piano by using a new and innovative approach to create the perfect sound for Pro Tools productions.
Avid Customer Association: Pro Sound Effects Finds 150,000 Ways (and Counting) to Enrich Your StorytellingBy Keli Callaghan on August 15, 2014Read more
How do you go from concept to creation in the most efficient and imaginative way possible? That’s the lightbulb moment Douglas Price had before forming Pro Sound Effects, providers of sound effects library and licensing solutions to the media production industry.