DS 220 Conforming on Avid DS


Suggested length: 2 days (16 hours)


This course exposes students to the process of conforming or re-creating an offline project on the Avid DS online editing system. The course covers a number of workflow scenarios that vary depending on the type of offline system and offline formats used, such as Avid Media Composer and Avid Symphony with compatible MXF/OMF file exchanges, or the RED R3D file format. Students also learn about the Digital Intermediary (DI) workflow.


This course targets:

  • Online editors
  • Finishing artists
  • Graphics artists
  • Compositing artists
  • Multimedia producers


  • Completion of the DS101 Editing with Avid DS course or equivalent experience


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

  • Use conform workflow
  • Conform from Avid Media Composer and Avid Symphony
  • Recapture media from tape
  • Recapture media from file
  • Conform effects
  • Manage color
  • Conform from RED
  • Use DI workflow
  • Output media