If you’ve always wanted to take a crack at fanediting but felt the cost of a video editor such as Final Cut or Premiere was too much, we’ve got good news for you. You can now download Avid’s Media Composer First for free. This is a watered down version of the feature rich pro version, but to test the waters it’s definitely worth giving it a try.
Some of the restrictions in this free version are:
- 5 bins
- max of four video tracks
- max of eight audio tracks
- exports limited to Quicktime h.264 or DNxHD, which is an Avid format in 1080p60 (i.e. no 4k)
Media Composer First is available for Windows and Mac.There are 14 comments in our discussion thread.