Probably one of the best documents Avid has put out for us tech folk; a cheatsheet document with install / tech gotchas, links, and tech goodness for the new version of Media Composer.
Michael Kammes is the Director of Technology at Key Code Media. He works on the technical, consulting, and demonstration side of post production, and has been a keynote speaker at conventions, colleges, conventions, technology retreats, symposiums, and industry events. In his current role, he consults on the latest in technology and best practices in the digital media creation and communications space, guiding the selection of best of breed solutions.
Michael has been involved in the design and build of thousands of production and post production systems and facility integrations. He has also worked extensively in the post audio realm, serving as a Dialogue Editor, SFX Editor, ADR Recordist & Editor, Re-Recording Mixer, and Supervising Sound Editor on countless film, television, and internet based projects. In addition, Michael has worked on many new media and interactive media based projects, from web design to DVD / Blu-ray to interactive kiosks. He is also creator and host of the popular “5 THINGS” web series, focused on demystifying the technology in the industry.
Michael is currently a member of the MPSE (Motion Picture Sound Editors), an Apple Certified Trainer (Final Cut Pro – ACT FCP), an Avid Certified Support Representative (ACSR), and is constantly becoming certified on latest and greatest post technology has to offer.
Plus, he really, really, digs Post.