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What is the Marketshare of the big three video editing (NLE) software packages?

Cannot find a source to see market share or change for top video editing software tools used today. The big three are: Avid Final Cut Pro Adobe Premiere Pro (after effects) I know Avid is still used ...
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Avid Media Composer 8 - is it possible to edit two video sessions at same time?

I am editing multiple interviews of people and there is video, graphic and audio components that are shared between these different interviews. Is it possible to have two edit sessions running at ...
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Adobe Premier CS6 'Unable to open file' coming from Cineform

I just transformed a MP4 file coming from my GoPro into a MOV file using CineForm studio. It works great in MAC. However, when doing the same on Windows, and transforming from MP4 to AVI, when trying ...
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Avid import wmv file, just audio no video

I've got a few wmv files, when I import them into avid it seems that the video channel is not being imported. There's just audio. Am I missing something in the import stage? Or in the handling of ...
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Display clip length on timeline in Avid MC 6?

How can I display the length in seconds/frames on the timeline? I know this is possible but couldn't figure this out.
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How can I set clip color in Avid media composer 6

I select the clip, then edit->set color, but it doesn't seem to effect anything. How can this be done?
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From Avid Media Composer to DVD?

I have a 1920x1080i project (a 50 minute film) in Avid Media Composer (version 3). How can I make a high-quality DVD from my project? Specifically: Can I export straight from Avid to a DVD format ...
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Transfer Avid project from one machine to another

How can I transfer an Avid Media Composer project -- with all media -- from one computer to another? Are there any issues with duplicating media when transferring media files?
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De-Interlace footage in Avid Media Composer using standard effects

What's the best way to De-Interlace footage in Avid Media Composer using fairly standard effects? Assume the project media format and footage are interlaced.
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Very Good Free Lossless/Lossy Video Encoding For Editing on Windows 7 (regarding fraps recordings)

I am looking for a very good method to encode video recorded with fraps in 1080p into an intermediate format which I can edit in Avid Studio. Most video files load up into Avid, as far as I know, but ...
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I'm not happy with Final Cut Pro (X). What are my options?

I'm a editor who has been editing with Final Cut Pro for the last couple of years and I'm not impressed with the new Final Cut Pro X. I'm interested in looking for another NLE, such as Avid or ...