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Avid FX v6 and Boris Continuum Complete v8 AVX Demo Session

Manhattan Edit Workshop

Wednesday, October 24, 2012 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT)

New York, United States

Avid FX v6 and Boris Continuum Complete v8 AVX Demo Session

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Join Boris FX Senior Product Manager, Peter McAuley as he demonstrates Avid FX v6 and Boris Continuum Complete v8 AVX.

Avid FX v6 is an integrated application for 3D compositing, titling, effects, and transitions inside Avid editing and finishing systems. Bundled with Avid Media Composer and Symphony, Avid FX is an indispensable tool for post-production and broadcast professionals, offering a wide range of features right on the Avid timeline as well as a standalone engine for effects creation and rendering. With Peter McAuley, attendees will get an in-depth look at how this tool is used in the real world for 3D compositing, titling, effects and transitions as the industry’s most comprehensive image processing filter suite.

Boris Continuum Complete v8 AVX gives Avid editors the most comprehensive VFX and compositing plug-in suite ever created. A whopping 200+ filters include Extruded Text, 3D particle effects, image restoration tools, lens flares and lights, award-winning chroma keying and compositing, a full suite of color correction tools, time-based effects, blurs, glows, and cinematic effects. All BCC AVX filters take advantage of either multi-processing or OpenGL hardware acceleration for an interactive effects design experience. Over 1,000 professionally-designed presets are included free with every installation of BCC. In addition to exploring the many filters and features in BCC during the demo, attendees will learn how to save and freely share their own presets and build customized preset collections tuned to the specific needs of a project.

Not only will Peter McAuley be sharing his insight and expertise, he will also be giving one lucky attendee a FREE Boris Continuum Complete license!

Boris FX Senior Product Manager, Peter McAuley has been involved in the development of state of the art graphics technology for print, video and film, 2D and 3D, since the mid 90's and has been a part of the Boris FX team since 1999, where his responsibilities include managing the Boris Continuum, Final Effects, Boris RED / Graffiti / FX, and Boris Transfer product lines. Prior to his involvement in technology development he was a production artist specializing in the creation of high-end imagery for print advertising in the US and Europe.

Manhattan Edit Workshop is also holding an Avid FX Workshop on Nov. 10, 2012 covering much of the material you will learn from the demo. You will gain a thorough understanding of the Avid FX interface, including the library browser and composite window. You will learn how to create masks, shapes and how to generate 3D vector based titles and graphics. In addition, we are offering a $50 discount off the course registration to any participants who attend the Boris FX Demo Session. For more information, please click here.

Drinks will also be served!

The demo is free, but spots are limitedTo register for the Boris FX Demo Session (10.24.12) and the chance to win a Boris Continuum Complete license, RSVP on this Eventbrite page.

To register for the Avid FX Workshop (11.10.12), visit the MEWshop Registration page.


With any questions, email us at or call (212) 414-9570.


Hope to see you all there!

Have questions about Avid FX v6 and Boris Continuum Complete v8 AVX Demo Session? Contact Manhattan Edit Workshop

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80 Fifth Avenue
Suite 1501
New York, 10011

Wednesday, October 24, 2012 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT)

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Manhattan Edit Workshop

Manhattan Edit Workshop offers a full range of courses, from the Avid, Autodesk, Assimilate and Apple products to the complete suite of Adobe applications.

Our signature Six-Week Intensive is a jump-start for anyone looking for a career in editing. Learn Avid, Final Cut Pro and After Effects, work with top editors, and create a professional reel to let your talent speak for itself.

Weekend and one-week classes introduce and solidify the core concepts, while custom one on ones let you set your goals at your own pace.

Corporate and group training customizes a curriculum, either in-house or on-site, for professionals eager to learn a new skill or to build on an existing one.

Our instructors are working editors, web designers, sound engineers and designers, cinematographers, producers, directors, colorists, motion graphics artists, as well as certified Avid, Apple, Autodesk, Assimilate and Adobe trainers. A maximum teacher to student ratio of 1:6* ensures individualized attention and allows students to work at their own pace.

All classes are split between lecture and hands-on exercise-so you'll be cutting on your own edit system from day one.

*Teacher to student ratio does not apply to some of our specialty and masterclass workshops.

Please visit or call 212.414.9570 to discuss the class that is right for you.



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