MC 239 Basic Color Correction with Avid Media Composer


Suggested length: 1day


This course explains the fundamental techniques for color correcting shots or enhancing the look of a program on Avid Media Composer and will prepare you to work effectively with a colorist. Lessons are divided between demonstration and hands-on practice.


This course targets:

  • Producers
  • Editors
  • Assistant editors
  • Multimedia producers



At the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Analyze footage
  • Use the Avid internal video scopes
  • Color correct each shot in a sequence
  • Make sure color and luminance are within safe broadcast limits
  • Create a treatment for an entire sequence