Avid solutions streamline post production by providing the complete spectrum of workflow capabilities, seamlessly integrated into one simple solution. With Avid-developed creative editorial tools, shared storage, and asset management, Avid with MediaCentral provides the performance, security, and functionality that only a truly integrated workflow can deliver. Whether you’re making movies, TV shows, or commercials, you'll find a solution that's perfect for every situation, need, and budget.

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Maximum media throughput for demanding finishing, color grading and VFX workflow

For the makers

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The new Media Composer is everything you know and love—reimagined for more

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The Orville launches its new season with Media Composer | Ultimate

Meeting The Challenge

Avid solutions can be tailored to handle everything from independent documentaries and web series to big-budget Hollywood films.

  • Easily meet the technical demands of working in SD, HD, Ultra HD, 2K, 4K and 8K
  • Overcome disconnected workflows by collaborating with editors locally and remotely
  • Manage large amounts of media effortlessly with easily searchable, software-defined storage
  • Save time by accessing and reviewing file-based media without having to copy or transcode footage first
  • Maximize efficiency by incorporating Avid and third-party creative tools for visual effects and color grading into one integrated platform
  • Meet the need to disseminate content to multiple devices and social channels through automated workflows
  • Showcase your editing skills and connect with other creatives to expand your opportunities with the free Avid Link app
  • Speed up project prep time and enable easier production pipeline workflows with non-editors
  • Easily park projects and back up media in the cloud

How it works

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MediaCentral for Post makes the process of collaboration between all creative team members more efficient, allowing them to turn around their best work faster than ever.

INTEGRATED HARDWARE & SOFTWARE

Asset Management

Systems and options to organize, track, and maximize the value of your media

Community

Social solutions for connecting and collaborating with the creative community

MediaCentral Platform

Accelerate workflows and media access using a collection of workflow modules, apps, services, and panels in a single interface

Pro Mixing

Hardware devices for hands-on control of audio and video software and systems

Quality Assurance

File based quality assurance and assistance tools for the spoken word

Storage

Industry-proven shared and nearline storage systems for audio and video workflows

Video (NLE)

Professional video editing software and hardware

Bundles

Avid NEXIS Share Bundles for Post-production

Storage, editing and asset management tools packaged for all post-production needs

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Resources

Whitepaper: The Power of Virtualization

Virtualization can be deployed in post-production, too

Whitepaper: Software-Defined Storage

Delve into how software-defined storage drastically improves workflows

Whitepaper: Avid High-Resolution Workflows

Tackle the challenges of integrating 4K and UHDTV into existing workflows

Avid Video Customer Playlist

Hear from our preeminent client community on this curated video playlist

Featured Blog Article

Get started fast with Media Composer for Adobe Editors

Video Post Production Blogs

See the latest case studies and tutorials on our blogs

MediaCentral Datasheet

Create better content faster, deliver to more outlets and devices, and maximize your media's value

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David Fisher: Finding the Creative Edge

Editing covers a lot of different aspects which I love–first reading the script, getting rushes daily and assembling, working with a director in a fine a cut and then doing producer notes. Throughout these stages, storytelling is the key element, making sure the story is engaging.

DAVID FISHER, EDITOR, DOCTOR WHO, HIS DARK MATERIALS

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Building an Epic Career: Christian Siebenherz

Hollywood is not that different from Norway, except the team is a lot bigger and there are more resources at your disposal . . . However, at the end of the day the basics of editing are the same.

CHRISTIAN SIEBENHERZ, EDITOR, THE WAVE AND THE QUAKE

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HBO Builds Unlimited Post-Production Capacity to Power Its Worldwide Marketing Engine

If we need to hire 20 more people tomorrow and they each need a Media Composer | Ultimate system, we just spin up those 20 systems in about 4 minutes. In the past, that would have been a three to four-week process based on lead time from vendors.

HUGUES DALTON, DIRECTOR OF PRODUCTION ENGINEERING

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