Linking to hi-res stills


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Linking to hi-res stills

When working with high-resolution graphics and photographs, it's often nice to be able to keep the files at their native resolution rather than converting them to the video resolution that's set within your media creation settings. You can do this by using the Avid Pan and Zoom plug-in. Let's take a look. Okay, so I have this image here and natively, it's about 4000 pixels x 2000 pixels. But I just imported it into my project and as you may remember, the format for my project is 1920x1080.

So I cut the resolution by more than half. If my goal is to start zoomed in on Dave and then proceed to be zoomed in on Kim and then zoom out, then if I apply a Resize effect, which I have right here, you will notice that my image is really pixelated and it doesn't look good. Therefore, I am going to use the Avid Pan and Zoom effect to be able to link to my high-resolution photograph and not convert it to the video resolution.

Okay, so I just have this in my sequence as a reference,...

Linking to hi-res stills
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Linking to hi-res stills provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Ashley Kennedy as part of the Avid Media Composer 6 Essential Training

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Video
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Media Composer
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