Watch the Movies below for Avid Media Composer Editing Tips
Splice, Overwrite, and 3-Point Editing
Removing Shots with Extract and Lift
Using Extract/Splice and Lift/Overwrite together
Use the Smart tool to move and trim shots
Ripple Trim Tool
Roll Trim Tool
Using Sync Locks in Media Composer
Syncing Dual System Sound
Top and TailUse the following footage to cut the Handicapped John scene and the Delicious Peace PSA.
- Name the Handicapped John scene lastnamefirstinitial_HJ and name the PSA project lastnamefirstinitial_DP.
- Zip the project folder for each and email to me at email@example.com with “yourname HJ and DP” in the subject line
If you have access to the Internet, download these files to your hard drive before coming to room 2136.
Click here to download the Handicapped John footage
Click here to download the Delicious Peace footage
Watch the movies below to prepare for the Assignment below
Working with Photoshop Files in Media Composer
Video Mixdown vs. Collapse
Basic Titling in Marquee
3D Titles in Marquee
Flying 3D Titles in Marquee
ASSIGNMENT – Due at the START of Next Class – Wed 10/28/15
- Create a 30i, DV NTSC project in Avid named lastnamefirstinitial_titles
- Create 3 sequences, 1-Photoshop, 2-Marquee Rotate, 3-Marquee Fly
- In the Photoshop sequence, go to Photoshop and create new title set to DV NTSC (720×480), with a transparent background. Type one word with the following: Arial Black Font, Size 60, white or yellow Letters, Black 3-pixel stroke on the outside of the letters, black drop shadow set to 100 opacity and spread to 0, size to 4, distance to 5.
- Save the Photoshop file as PSD Import and import the Photoshop file into Avid
- Import any video into Avid using AMA link and place 10 seconds of it onto the Photoshop sequence timeline and place the title over the video.
- Watch the 3D titles in marquee movie and copy the technique into your Marquee Rotate sequence
- Watch the Flying Titles in Marquee movie and copy the technique into your Marquee Fly sequence.
- Zip the project file and email me the project file and your PSD Import Photoshop file
Some of you are missing assignments. Failure to turn these in can affect your grade negatively, up to an including failing the course.
EVEN IF YOU THINK YOU HAVE TURNED EVERYTHING IN:
Please Bring ALL your Assignments to Class Wednesday 10/7/15 – Couples Resort Jamaica, Rainforest, Middle March, & ER