AVID Media Composer
Edit HD and high-res media with industry-standard video tools for independent editors and moviemakers.
Media Composer Software Perpetual License (Download)
- Media Composer—Edit SD, HD, high-res, HDR, and stereoscopic 3D material
- Media Composer Software Updates + Support Plan—Provides access to all new releases and Standard support throughout your subscription
- Please note: This version of Media Composer does not support working with shared bins and projects on shared storage (like NEXIS.) For that functionality, you will need to subscribe to Media Composer | Ultimate.
Elevate Your Storytelling
Discover the new Media Composer
Media Composer is the media and entertainment industry’s most used video editing software, accelerating high-res, HDR, and HD workflows. With tons of great new features, experience the thrill of inspired storytelling with tools that empower you to create the best story possible.
Get the tools you need
Got a story to tell? There’s a Media Composer for everyone. Get started for free with Media Composer | First. Access the full suite of industry-standard editing tools with the new low-cost Media Composer. Or gain real-time collaboration, MediaCentral integration, and additional dialog search, finishing, and newsroom tools with Media Composer | Ultimate.
Tell great stories
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.
Edit HD and high-res video natively
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.
Work faster, not harder
Media Composer takes care of the time-consuming tasks for you, so you can focus purely on telling your story. From automating complex tasks and rendering effects in the background, to simplifying high-res workflows and managing media, you get timesaving tools that work the way you want—with what you want—without getting in the way of your creativity.