Avid Media Composer Upgrade - 5.5 to 6.0.
Professional editors and producers like you around the world have told us what you need to succeed. More efficient and easy-to-use video editing tools. An open platform that enables you to work with everything you want and integrate into any workflow. More power to eliminate bottlenecks, so you can work faster than ever. Introducing Media Composer 6.
Media Composer 6 Features:
Get better performance and speed to handle complex editing, now that Media Composer is a 64-bit app
With Avid Open I/O, third-party manufacturers can now make their I/O hardware work with Media Composer
Manage and edit stereoscopic 3D projects with a comprehensive set of tools and workflows
Take hands-on control of all color correction and grading functions with Artist Color
Create 5.1 and 7.1 surround mixes directly within Media Composer, or import from Pro Tools
Work more creatively with audio with new mixer features and support for additional Pro Tools hardware
Work more easily and efficiently—but not differently—with the sleek and sexy new user interface
Get full native ProRes support on Macs (encode and decode) for easy integration into any ProRes workflow
Instantly access, screen, and edit AVCHD clips through AMA
Instantly access, screen, and edit footage shot on RED EPIC cameras through AMA
Accelerate your RGB 4:4:4 workflow with Avid DNxHD 444, which delivers exceptional image quality in a low bandwidth format
Conveniently purchase stock footage, plug-ins, and more through the Avid Marketplace
Get direct access to user guides and documentation from within the interface
Access additional ancillary data when working with XDCAM HD material
Work more easily with animated effects with many keyframe editor improvements
Get Avid FX (Boris RED), Avid DVD, and Sorenson Squeeze in all versions of the software
Full 64-bit power
Fast gets even faster with native 64-bit operation, so even when you layer together the most complex effects, things will still feel snappy. Experience smoother playback, faster rendering performance, and better handling with large bins—and say goodbye to the old memory limitations of the 32-bit operating systems.
Better performance—and 3D—with Avid hardware
For the fastest capture/edit/monitor/output workflows, pair Media Composer with a Nitris DX or Mojo DX video interface and experience hardware-accelerated power that’s second to none. You can now even customize Nitris DX with up to two Avid DNxHD or AVC-Intra chips to fully support stereoscopic 3D and HD RGB 4:4:4 workflows.
Work with 3D
Edit stereoscopic 3D material as quickly and easily as you do with standard 2D footage, with a full set of new features and workflows. Capture, edit, and manage the complete 3D end-to-end workflow. Mix and match 2D and stereoscopic 3D clips on the same track. Plus, work with full frame and frame-compatible sources, full-fledged editing tools, video effects, and more.