Starting Media Composer and creating a new project


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Starting Media Composer and creating a new project

Creating and managing projects is the first layer of control that you have over your media, which are the actual audio and video files you'll be working with, and your project data, which is going to be the information about your clips and the sequences you create. Let's start your Media Composer system, create a new project and have a look at how to set where the media files will go when you start importing them into your system. Now first off, Media Composer has various configurations. It can be used as software on a laptop or a workstation, and the software can also be used in conjunction with various hardware that expand the options for monitoring input and output.

Examples include the Matrox Mini, the Mojo SDI, the Mojo DX and the Nitris DX. First, power up all external devices before switching on your Mac or PC, and that includes any external storage devices. Next, wait for your computer and your operating system to completely power up. And as your computer starts, make sure...

Starting Media Composer and creating a new project
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Starting Media Composer and creating a new project 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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Media Composer
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