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Tutorials and more

  • Get Started Fast with MC

    Learn how to edit in MC in this 5-episode series

  • Transition from Final Cut Pro

    Get started with Media Composer using your FCP knowledge

  • Avid Media Access

    Access and edit file-based media directly

  • Work with the Smart Tool

    Manipulate transitions, trim clips, and more

  • Work with Audio

    Record and mix high-quality soundtracks

  • Track Motion

    Create composite effects and stabilize motion

  • Media Composer How-Tos

    Get help with activation, operation, and issues

  • See more videos

    Get more Media Composer tips, tutorials, and info

Important update: Avid Artist | DNxIO has been discontinued, but will be supported through March 2022 using the links below. It has been replaced by Avid Artist | DNxIQ, which offers even more beauty and brains for your HD and high-res video workflows, including Universal Mastering. Check it out now!