Video Editing

  • Making the Cut: Robert Leighton — A Rewarding Long-term Collaboration

    Robert Leighton talks about his remarkable long-term relationship with director Rob Reiner and how technology has changed the art of…

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  • Making the Cut: Chris McCaleb—Cracking the Code

    Editor Chris McCaleb discusses how having an open mind and working on Media Composer are critical to solving scenes that…

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  • Making the Cut: Lynne Willingham, ACE—Crafting the Editor’s Vision

    Lynne Willingham, ACE, editor of Breaking Bad and True Blood, discusses the benefits of Media Composer on projects involving creative…

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  • Making the Cut: Terilyn A. Shropshire, ACE—The Editing Journey is an Adventure

    Terilyn A. Shropshire, ACE, reveals to Avid how experience leads to mastery that then benefits her on each successive editing…

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  • Using the Extend Tool in Avid Media Composer

    The Extend Tool is an alternative option to the widely popular Trim Tool found in Avid Media Composer. Knowing when…

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  • Media Composer 2018 — a New Way of Versioning Your Favorite Editing Software

    Media Composer is moving from the existing versioning sequence to a new date-based versioning convention starting in January. Here’s what’s…

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  • Making the Cut: Charity Kuria – Catching her First Feature Film Break

    Charity Kuria talks about her journey as an editor and her editing experience working on the feature film Supa Modo,…

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  • Making The Cut: Richard Cox — Pushing the Right Buttons

    Richard Cox talks about how he learns as much from teaching editing as his students do, and how an edit…

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  • Savannah Film Festival Celebrates Film and Benefits SCAD students

    At the Savannah Film Festival, Avid sponsored master classes with editor Colby Parker, Jr. and mixer Jonathan Wales for SCAD…

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  • Making The Cut: Stephen Ellis, ACE — Working Without a Safety Net

    Stephen Ellis, ACE addresses the fears of young editors who don’t want to get it wrong… but shows that mistakes…

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