The Avid Media Composer Software is the most proven video editing software in the industry, trusted by professional editors in every segment of movie making, television, broadcast, and streaming media.
Accelerate storytelling with the tools embraced by top movie, television, and broadcast editors. From first cut to final finishing, Media Composer helps spark and speed your creativity like no other, enabling you to take on any media resolution, work with HDR and 3D content, and create impactful scenes, effects, and soundtracks with unmatched ease.
From the biggest movies to small indie films, more productions today are shooting in 4K and beyond. With Media Composer, you can edit and deliver high volumes of high-res media quickly. And get native support for the widest array of media codecs, including those from Panasonic, Sony, RED, Canon, and more.
Deliver your best stories
There‚Äôs a reason why more professional moviemakers and television editors use Media Composer than any other video editing solution‚Äîit gives you the editing and finishing speed you need to complete projects faster. From its ACE-certified tools and unique timesaving workflows, to the most reliable media management in the biz, Media Composer empowers creative storytelling like no other.
Collaborate with anyone, anywhere
When it‚Äôs crunch time, collaboration is key. Media Composer | Ultimate (formerly Media Composer) makes it a breeze. Share media, projects, and bins to complete projects faster, together. Share assets locally and remotely with Avid NEXIS. Collaborate with other Media Composer, MediaCentral | Editorial Management, MediaCentral | Production Management, Final Cut Pro, and Premiere Pro editors and contributors. And extend real-time production everywhere with Media Composer | Cloud Remote.
SD and HD. 2K through 8K and beyond. Even stereoscopic 3D and HDR. No matter what media you‚Äôve got, Media Composer welcomes the widest range of file/camera formats, codecs, and resolutions, so you can acquire and turn around content faster. Without copying or transcoding media first. Whether you‚Äôve got footage in a camera, media drive, smartphone, or video server, bringing your story together is easy.
Get beauty without the wait
It‚Äôs no secret that high-resolution, high frame rate media can put the brakes on any workflow. Media Composer eliminates these bottlenecks, offering powerful 64-bit performance, groundbreaking Avid DNxHR and Avid Resolution Independence technologies, plus background rendering and transcoding, to keep your media and creativity flowing.
Gain great efficiency
Experience the fastest editorial workflows in the industry. Instantly access and edit file-based media without transcoding or copying media. Build stories with up to 24 video tracks. Preview clips before committing them to a project. Edit multicam projects with ease. Even automate non-creative media tasks‚Äîsuch as transcoding, consolidating, and relinking‚Äîin the background using Dynamic Media Folders.
Find the best takes and right clips fast
Editing a movie, TV show, or interview? Save hours of clip searching time with two powerful solutions included with Media Composer | Ultimate. Find the best takes fast with the Media Composer | ScriptSync Option, which analyzes all clip dialog in your project, then syncs all relevant clips to the script. For dialog-heavy productions, the Media Composer | PhraseFind Option indexes all clip dialog, so you can find all relevant clips in seconds by typing a keyword or phrase.
Get reliable media management
Media Composer keeps track of all projects, source material, rendered files, metadata, and other media for you, so you‚Äôll never lose sight of your assets. Gain peace of mind with over 20 years of industry-proven media management innovation supporting everything you do.