Final Cut Pro, DVD Studio Pro,Adobe After Effects, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Motion, LiveType, Soundtrack Pro, Compressor, Quicktime, RED Digital Cinema, Media 100, Avid, FTP Applications, Sorenson Squeeze, Cleaner, Final Draft, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Adobe GoLive, MAC OS X, Windows, Linux, Digibeta, D5, D1, D2, MiniDV, HDCam, 3/4”, 1/2”.
Duck Studios, Los Angeles, CA June 1997 – June 2008
Over 30 year old commercial animation studio
- Responsible for entire post production process from daily selects/rough cuts to online.
- Mastered all commercials in house for the last six years.
- Communicated effectively with producers, directors, animators and clients, offered creative and efficient editing solutions.
- Managed post production staff. Ensured quality control and efficiently met deadlines.
- Designed motif, selected music and cut montages for website and marketing purposes, compressed and posted videos for the internet and email.
- Managed color correction film transfer telecine sessions and HD on-line sessions.
- Produced DVDs including design, programming and compression.
- Maintained editing systems and made recommendations for improvement.
- Responsible for troubleshooting all editorial issues.
- Organized, managed and backed up all jobs. Maintained tape library and archive.
NiteLite, Los Angeles, CA February 1997 – September 2004
Commercial Production Company Editor
- Edited and mastered commercials and other projects.
- Maintained editing system.
McCann Erickson, Los Angeles, CA May 1999 – January 2000
- Edited and mastered Boeing pitch spots.
Edit Head Productions, Los Angeles, CA September 1998 – April 2004
- Marketed and advertised services.
- Set up and maintained editing system.
- Edited commercials, short films and music videos for various clients.
- Set budgets, hired and managed graphics and editorial freelancers.
Digital OutPost, Ft. Worth, Texas November 1995 – December 1996
- Edited Commercials.
- Found Stock Music.
- Basic Graphic Animation.
- Cast commercial talent.
Skills and Qualities:
superior organizational skills
Santa Monica College February 2000 – January 2008
Painting, Drawing, Scriptwriting, Ballet, Tennis
Texas Christian University August 1993 – December 1995
Montana Edit April 2001
Avid Certified Operator