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Media Composer® 6: Part 2—Effects Essentials by Greg Staten

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Adding Boris FX BCC AVX Plug-ins

Boris Continuum Complete (BCC) AVX is a comprehensive visual effects and compositing plug-in suite. It includes over 200 effects, including true 3D objects such as extruded text and spheres; particle effects to simulate rain, snow, or star fields; excellent keying and compositing tools; and a full suite of blurs, glows, and cinematic effects. All BCC AVX plug-ins take advantage of either multiprocessing or OpenGL hardware acceleration for an interactive effects design experience.

To use BCC plug-ins in Media Composer:

1. Start Media Composer and open the RUNNING THE SAHARA project.

2. From the Project window, open the 2 RTS SOURCE CLIPS bin.

3. Locate the RUNNER 1 INT clip shown in Figure A.1 and edit four seconds ...

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