Media Composer Fundamentals I Course

Avid Media Composer

Media Composer Fundamentals I Course (MC101)

From £381.50 With 28 day discount (2 days)

This 2 day hands on Media Composer Fundamentals I Course offers total beginners the first step in achieving confidence, creativity, and efficiency with Avid Media Composer, the non-linear film and video editing application used in most movie and television productions.

Together with the Media Composer Fundamentals II Course, this beginners course to Avid Media Composer provides the foundational training required to achieve the credential of Avid Certified User.

Learn Avid Media Composer 4 Ways!

Learn Media Composer in our dedicated central London Classroom or on our Live Online Classes. Alternatively, if you prefer to learn at your own pace, try our Online Video Tutorials. Still not seeing what you want. Perhaps Bespoke Training is what you need, we can tailor any course to your requirements.

No matter how you choose to learn, they all cover the same lesson plan and are delivered by our amazing Certified Avid Professional Trainers, and fully backed by our 100% Satisfaction Guarantee.

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Online Classroom 9th Jul 2020 £545.00
Online Classroom 10th Aug 2020 £381.5030% Advance Booking Discount
London Training Centre 17th Sep 2020 £381.5030% Advance Booking Discount
London Training Centre 12th Oct 2020 £381.5030% Advance Booking Discount
London Training Centre 5th Nov 2020 £381.5030% Advance Booking Discount
London Training Centre 7th Dec 2020 £381.5030% Advance Booking Discount
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  • Launching Media Composer
  • Understanding the Select Project Window
  • Learning the Interface
  • Working with Bins
  • Creating a New User Profile and Changing User Profiles
  • Personalizing the Application
  • Creating a New Project
  • Setting Up Your Project
  • How to Input Video and Audio Clips
  • Importing Media Files
  • Preparing to Edit
  • Saving Your Work
  • Creating a New Sequence
  • Working with Tracks
  • Locating Audio Cues
  • Building Your Sequence with Splice-In
  • Editing with Overwrite
  • Removing Material from a Sequence
  • Essential Tools
  • Understanding the Smart Tool
  • Building a Montage with Drag-and-Drop
  • Adding Narration with Drag-and -Drop Overwrite
  • Editing Audio in the Sequence
  • Moving Segments in the Timeline
  • Changing Shots in the Sequence
  • Deleting from the Timeline
  • Changing the Length of Timeline Segments
  • Exploring Trim Mode
  • Useful Tools
  • Creating Transition Effects
  • Modifying Transition Effects in the Timeline
  • Accessing Effects from the Effect Palette
  • Modifying Effects in Effect Mode
  • Creating Audio Crossfades
  • Adding Segment Effects
  • Stabilizing Shaky Footage
  • Using Automatic Color Correction to Improve the Footage
  • Hiding Jump Cuts with FluidMorph
  • Resizing a Shot
  • Using Standard Keyframes
  • Nesting Effects
  • Changing the Order of Nested Effects
  • Types of Motion Effects
  • Creating Freeze Frames
  • Creating Motion Effects
  • Title Creation Tools
  • Quick View: The Avid Title Tool
  • Exporting Your Video
  • Fixing Technical Problems
  • Troubleshooting Missing Media Files
  • Recovering Lost Work
  • Deleting Media
Why Choose This Course?
Soho Editors have been at the forefront of the technological and creative advances in post-production for more than 20 years as well as being Europe’s leading professional training provider.

The further in advance you purchase the higher the savings.

Days in Advance

0 - 14 Nil
15 - 29 10%
30 - 44 20%
45 + 30%

The Media Composer Fundamentals I Course is an internationally recognised qualification that is based on practical, real-world post production knowledge you can put to use from day one.

We are so sure that not only will you enjoy the experience, as well as learn what you need from the course, that if you are not satisfied we will give you the same course again FREE of charge, it’s as simple as that, no argument*.

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