Creating a new sequence


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Creating a new sequence

There are various ways to create a new sequence in Media Composer. Once we have a new sequence ready for editing, the first thing we'll want to do is add material to it. So, what I'm going to do here is I'm going to come to my bin. I've got a bin ready for some sequences here. A different way to create a new sequence is to use Command+Shift+N or Ctrl+Shift+N to create a new sequence in your bin, like so. It's a blank sequence. There's no video or audio clips in it yet, and let's give it a name. It's highlighted there, so, let's call this beach.

Now you can see the name beach has cropped up over here, over the Record viewer, and we've also got tracks, video track and two audio tracks. And then next to that, we've got the Timeline palette. This contains numerous tools for editing. So over here, I've got my two Segment mode arrows. At the moment, Segment mode (Lift/Overwrite) is highlighted. Underneath that is Segment mode (Extract/Splice-in). I&#...

Creating a new sequence
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Creating a new sequence provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Steve Holyhead as part of the Avid Media Composer 5 Getting Started

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Video
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Media Composer
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