Working with clips, bins, folders, and the Project window


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Working with clips, bins, folders, and the Project window

If you have control of your media and project data, then you have the freedom to be creative. The Media Composer Project window gives you the opportunity to organize your material on a folder, bin, and clip level. If I open up this bin here, al_clips in my 01_03 folder, you can see that I've got a range of different material here, in the bin, the titles, sound effects, regular video clips, et cetera, even sequences. So, if I can put all of my clips here in a single bin, why create any other bins? The fact of the matter is that once you start to get a lot of material into your project, you really are going to get overwhelmed if all of the clips in a single bin.

Let me show you how we can begin to organize clips and bins. Let me move my al_clips Bin here for a moment, and I'm going to use this button here to create some new bins. Let's just create three bins, and I'm going to give them some useful names. I want to call one of them audio. Let's take the audio bin and put it ...

Working with clips, bins, folders, and the Project window
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Working with clips, bins, folders, and the Project window 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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