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Introducing Media Composer First-FREE

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Your road to the red carpet

Want to be the next Soderbergh, Affleck, Cameron, or Abrams? Start off right using many of the same tools used by top filmmakers, directors, and editors—absolutely free—with Media Composer | First.

Get everything you need to create your best stories, from first frame to final delivery. Cut together clips with speed and ease. Add impact with stunning visual effects, transitions, and graphics. And make soundtracks sizzle. It’s fully capable yet simple enough for aspiring editors to learn. And when you’re ready to take your projects further, you’ll feel right at home with Media Composer, making it the easiest entry to the movie and television industry standard.

Every 2015 Oscar nominee for Best Picture and Best Film Editing edited using Media Composer.

99% of all network broadcast prime time television* in North America is produced on Media Composer.

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* Source: Avid Technology Inc., 2015. Prime Time is defined as between the hours of 8 p.m. and 11 p.m., commercial OTA National Networks Only (No PBS or Cable or Super Stations), excluding Live Sports.

Make their story your story—Welcome to Media Composer

Media Composer 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. With Media Composer | First, you can join our esteemed Media Composer family, build your reputation, and start telling great stories using many of the same tools these pros rely on daily.

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