Avid’s Free NLE (non-liner video editor), Media Composer First, can now be downloaded from Avid’s website. The video editing solution will allow you to create professional-quality videos for free, using the same creative tools that the industry’s top professionals rely upon.
Avid Media Composer First is the free version of its widely used NLE, the software is available for download at the Avid website.
Media Composer First is designed to walk a fine line that makes it useful for learning the ropes of Media Composer without replacing the paid version of the tool for pro users. Notably, Media Composer First limits a timeline to four video tracks and eight audio tracks, compared to the 24 video and 64 audio tracks allowed by the full version.