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I'm a self-directed editor that can work on my own or follow directions of Producers, Directors and writers, I work both ways.
I own my own video editing system and currently edit for another company using my own equipment/software.
I have been given a lot of footage to work with and at times very little to work with and have always come back with more than the client expected and satisfied them beyond what they had hoped for. I have the ability to edit in most any style, so don't let my decades of experience give you the impression that I'm an "old dog" and can't edit video in today's style endemic with high-octane sports videos which I find exhilarating to watch and enjoy.
Thanks for considering my qualifications.
Experience30+ years as a post-production professional. Final Cut Pro 7 HD, Apple Motion Graphics, DVD Studio Pro, Adobe Photoshop certification, Adobe Lightroom 5, Sorenson Squeeze. Previous editing certifications Avid Media Composer and CMX linear editor. I've edited long form broadcast TV series and non-broadcast corporate projects as well as short form spots and promos for companies like: Disney's Magic Kingdom Television, Nickelodeon Latino, TNN, America's Health Network, Time Warner, Tampa Bay Bucs, Holiday Inn, Chrysler, Amgen Pharmaceuticals, Pursuit Boats, Int'l Health & Racquet Sports Assoc., Orlando Regional Healthcare Sys., Florida Citrus Sports, Miami Broadcast Center, Media Brothers, Business Video Productions, Brithaus, Digitec, Adrenaline Films. Series editing includes: "Secrets of the Animal Kingdom", "Real Life 101", "Quest for Adventure". Spec work on pilots for Disability America, Hometown Entertainment & Wolf's Eye Productions. I provided free editing for the United Way and Salvation Army.
EducationUniv. of Central Florida B.A. Mass Communications specializing in TV & Film.
Univ. of South Florida school of Film - two semesters.
Apple Motion certification, InVision Digital and Media Arts, Universal Studios, Florida
Apple Final Cut Pro and DVD Studio Pro certification, InVision Digital and Media Arts, Universal Studios, Florida
Photoshop training, Valencia College
Avid Media Composer 1000 certification, Pixel Logic, Key West, Florida
Automated Audio Post-Production, Sony Video Institute, Los Angeles, California
Film production course Ralph Clemente, Valencia College/Universal Studios
CMX ORROX School, Santa Clara, California
SpecialityLongform, shortform, commercial, non-broadcast, broadcast, industrial, style editing. Completely self directed during post-production. Over 16 videos I've edited have won National Telly Awards.
Hardware Proficiency DJI Phantom 2 Vision Plus aerial drone.
GoPro Hero 3+
Canon T3i DSLR
All types Sony Betacam decks, 3/4" decks, 1" decks, DVCam discs, HDCam decks, etc.
Apple OS X and Windows proficient and have built my own PC.
Software ProficiencyAs Senior Video Editor at The Educational Institute, I edited all long form & short form training/promotional/certification videos for the past 15 years, utilizing Apple Final Cut Studio HD. I am certified in Apple’s FCP 7, Motion 4, DVD Studio Pro DVD authoring apps through InVision Digital and Media Arts, Universal Studios Florida. I authored all of E.I.’s DVD’s and used Sorenson Squeeze to export their videos for streaming to E.I.’s LMS, website, YouTube channel, Facebook, Vine, and many other social media outlets. Music for all productions came from Firstcom Music. I formerly edited projects with the Avid Meridien 1000XL SD system and I transitioned E.I. from Avid MC-1000 SD to high definition using the Final Cut Pro 7 HD system. I also used Photoshop extensively for photo image improvements and Sorenson Squeeze to export video files in all formats for web, PC, Mac, and all mobile devices. I also successfully coordinated with producers, instructional designers, third party production companies, and EI management to successfully complete hundreds of video projects.

Final Cut Pro 7 HD Studio
Apple Motion
Apple DVD Studio Pro
Sorenson Squeeze
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Lightroom 5

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