Avid IBC Announcements
Over in Amsterdam Avid held their most recent Avid Connect event and we finally got the Avid Media Composer news that many have been waiting for - resolution independence is coming to Media Composer. This wasn’t totally unexpected as it has been hinted at for some time but this was the official announcement with this new version hitting in Q4 2014. And we’ll get Avid DNxHR - “4K beauty without the bandwidth.”
Even with background transcoding doing it to a whole project with many bins can be a pain. If there’s one thing that Final Cut Pro X has right it’s the ease of switching between Proxy and Native editing. Media Composer has always had a Relink option to move between low rez and hi rez editing but it’s a clunky process and doesn’t work unless you have all your...