The book, Avid Editing, is for beginning to intermediate users of Avid Xpress, Xpress DV, or Media Composer. These digital editing systems offer a tremendous number of tools that open up myriad creative possibilities for the film and video makers, but are as a result difficult to master. The chapters guide readers through an editing project, while the accompanying DVD provides narrative footage to download for immediate, hands-on practice. The book can be read and studied while you are at home, or while you are sitting in front of an Avid, following the book's step by step instructions.
Information on the latest versions of Avid software, including an emphasis on the Xpress DV for Mac and Windows is included. Material on Script Integration and creating material for future and current widescreen television formats is also included.
Included with this book is a very helpful KeyGuide containing keyboard shortcuts that the you will need to know.
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Sam Kauffmann is a professor at Boston Universitys College of Communication, where he teaches digital editing and film production. He is an award-winning video and filmmaker with numerous credits as a cinematographer and editor. His work has aired on network and local television stations throughout America. Included among his credits are Show Your Love, Fire: Countdown to Disaster, Killing Time, Surviving the Family, and South Africa: Building Democracy, about six South Africans who are helping to build a new nation from the rubble of apartheid.
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Book Description Focal Press, 2005. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000973585
Book Description Focal Press, 2005. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 2. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0240807707
Book Description Focal Press, 2005. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0240807707