film, video & TV training | professional development
Transition to Avid Media Composer 6 from Final Cut Pro 7
|Discipline/s:||broadcast & post production|
|Level:||Intermediate to Advanced|
Date/s & times:
|Contact us to register your interest.
(Courses will run when we reach minimum numbers)
|Fee:||$594 Open Channel Members / $720 (non-members) (Prices are Inclusive of GST)
(Membership: $55 / $44 concession - join Open Channel here)
|Prerequisites:||Familiarity with Final Cut Pro 7 and Apple MAC based systems|
Do you want to transfer from Final Cut Pro 7 to the new industry standard, Avid Media Composer 6?
This comprehensive workshop is an exercise-based course comparing the many features of Avid Media Composer 6 and Final Cut Pro 7. Gain an overall understanding of Avid, and the similarities and differences in the Final Cut and Avid editing processes, including:
- Comparing the interfaces and application bases of the two programs
- Differences in project set-up
- Media management comparison - organising, logging and viewing
- Managing timeline
- Basic editing, building a rough cut
- Intro to sound mixing
- Basic titles, credit rolls, layers, filters, image effects, transitions
A maximum of five participants ensures you one-on-one tutoring.
Who should do this course?
This course is designed for intermediate to advanced editors wanting to migrate to Avid Media Composer 6 software. You will walk away with the knowledge and skills to be able to start editing in Avid straight away.
Where can I go after this course?
Graduates can apply their skills to their own productions. Subject to demand, Open Channel can offer advanced customised training in Avid Media Composer
Are you interested in being Accredited for this course?
Read about Accreditation Options on Short Courses
How do I Enrol?
Simply print an Enrolment Form and return to us with payment to secure a place in the Short Course. See the Enrolment Form for details on how to pay.
Short Courses Application Form (pdf)
If you wish to enrol in this course as part of a full Certificate III in Media / Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media, with up-front payment, click here.
Nick has been editing for over fifteen years. He was an early adopter of Final Cut Pro, using it since its first release and teaching it to professional editors from the beginning. He is a much sought-after editor, cutting TVCs, documentaries, drama, music videos and new media. Nick is also an award-winning short film maker and was a programmer for the Melbourne International Film Festival for several years.