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Serious Editing

A few years ago, serious editing meant a turnkey system of proprietary or highly modified hardware bundled with software. It usually involved buying the entire system from one place: computer, boards, software and tech support. The system could wind up costing more than a luxury car. Avid became the market leader in nonlinear editing, followed by Media 100, Softimage, Lightworks, FAST and others.