Avid in Rio

  • The Creative Mind Behind the Conception of the Music for the Olympics Closing Ceremony

    In the fourth and final chapter of our blog series about creating the music for the 2016 Olympics Closing Ceremony, we talk with Ale Siqueira — musical director and creative mind behind the project.

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  • Recording and Mixing the Music for the Olympics Closing Ceremony

    From recording to mixing, get the details and studio secrets of a collaborative workflow with Avid Pro Tools for the Olympics Closing Ceremony.

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  • Mastering the Audio for the Olympics Closing Ceremony With Avid Cloud Collaboration

    In the second part of our behind-the-scenes look at the 2016 Olympics Closing Ceremony, Carlos Freitas explains how Pro Tools and Avid Cloud Collaboration were key to the audio mastering of this gigantic event.

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  • Joining the Team – Working at the Olympics Closing Ceremony

    Avid solutions specialist, Eduardo Andrade, takes us behind the scenes of the 2016 Olympics Closing Ceremony in Rio, where all music and SFX were powered by Avid Pro Tools.

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  • Bringing in the Professionals at Rio 2016

    Working 12-hour shifts to provide 24×7 coverage during the games, the Avid Professional Services team worked both onsite in Rio as well as at key customer sites around the world.

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  • Managing Massive Volumes of Media in Rio

    Managing and delivering content has changed remarkably since the last games in London. Through multiplatform distribution, broadcasters can now provide much more targeted coverage on non-traditional channels.

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  • Avid Partner VIDELIO – Cap’Ciné Provides Competitive Post Production Tools for France Télévision in Rio

    To cover the thirty-first summer games, France Télévision has turned to VIDELIO – Cap’Ciné to provide the Avid post production platform installed in Rio.

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  • Captivating Viewers With Stunning Real-time Graphics in Rio

    At the games in Rio, Avid graphics solutions provide a complete and integrated workflow for creating, managing, distributing and playing out stunning, high-resolution graphics.

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  • Summer Games 2016: Gaining a Competitive Edge With Remote Production

    There’s no greater test for collaborative workflows than the summer multi-sport event taking place in Rio. Here’s how broadcasters around the globe take on the challenge of topping the digital experience of London 2012.

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  • Augmenting Reality In Rio

    The games in Rio are set to be the most immersive ones to date with augmented reality putting viewers firmly in the middle of the action — wherever they are in the world.

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  • Get Into the Spirit of Rio With This Spotify Playlist

    Are you ready for Rio? We’ve got a sweet, summery playlist of 10 tunes to get you in the mood to jet down to Rio de Janeiro and dance on the sand!

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  • Avid Forms Cornerstone of Spanish Broadcaster RTVE’s Technical Deployment During the Games in Rio

    For the first time ever, Spanish broadcaster RTVE will be covering the events in Rio with a newsroom that enables cloud-based workflows, powered by Avid MediaCentral Platform.

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  • Ricardo Cutz Runs Estúdio 106db in Rio de Janeiro with Pro Tools | S6 and Pro Tools | HD for Cinema and TV Post Production

    We traveled to Rio de Janeiro in Brazil to visit Estúdio 106db, one of the most renowned audio post-production studios in Brazil. Founder Ricardo Cutz explains why 5.1 surround mixing with Avid’s Pro Tools | S6 is such a breeze.

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