Select a BIN in your AVID Project that you would like to import stills into
|Next go to >File>Input>Import Media|
Choose the file
VERY IMPORTANT - Choose Options
Choose the Resolution = Apple ProRes 422 or your choice of resolution
Storage drive = your drive name or server or tempstorage (this is the local hard drive of the
computer you are working on in the lab)
Next Choose Options so you can tell AVID how to correctly deal with the Aspect Ratio
of the Still Image.
Choose the following settings
Click OK to apply these settings
|You will return to this menu and select the files or file you want to import and click OK|
The images will turn into Master Clips in your bin.
Edit with them as you would any other Master Clip in AVID
If you shot on 35MM then your files will come into AVID this way.
The files are 4:3 in a 16:9 project.
The way to adjust the files to fill the 16:9 space is to use these two tools.
or use this wiki that is a more dificult workflow but will render in a higher quality