Film Editing: Link to Files Using Avid Media Access


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Linking to files using Avid Media Access (AMA) (NEW)

While importing files is fairly straight forward. By far the most popular way to access your media within Media Composer is by using the AMA workflow, which is Avid Media Access. Now this allows you to quickly and easily link to files without importing, transcoding, or copying. You just get instant access to your files and you can start editing. Now Avid natively supports many, many popular codecs. Which if we go to their webpage, is Avid.com/ama, that will get you there.

You go to the bottom here, you can take a look at the various formats that Media Composer supports. Now as you can see here, you just download the plugins for the workflows that you use. So, if I click on this here you'll notice that we have instant access to each of these plug-ins. Now, why is this done this way? Well, this enables these third party camera manufacturers to update the plug-ins outside of the media composer releases. So as you can see, as of this recording here, here are all of the camera manufacturers that Avid is w...

Linking to files using Avid Media Access (AMA) (NEW)
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Linking to files using Avid Media Access (AMA) (NEW) provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Ashley Kennedy as part of the Avid Media Composer 7 Essential Training

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