Video Editor

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Luiza Innocent

luiza.innocent@gmail.com | (867) 684-1497 | 2323 S University Ave, Little Rock, AR 72204, United States

Summary


I have over three years of experience as a video editor. I am skilled in Avid, Premiere Pro, and Final Cut Pro. I have a strong eye for detail and enjoy working with clients to create the best possible product. I am also comfortable working on my own projects from start to finish.

Experience


Video Editor at Adobe, ARApr 2022 - Present

  • Cut a total of 30 videos for various social media platforms including YouTube and Facebook.
  • Edited said videos using Adobe Premiere Pro and After Effects to create engaging content with creative transitions, graphics, and sound design.
  • Collaborated with a team of 3 other editors to produce weekly video series averaging 1 million views per week.
  • Managed client expectations by communicating effectively and efficiently throughout the editing process.
  • Delivered final product that was on brand, on time, and within budget.

Associate Video Editor at Blender, ARSep 2019 - Mar 2022

  • Cut and edited video footage for a 3-minute corporate training video within 2 days of receiving the project, meeting the client's deadline.
  • Assembled rough cuts of raw footage provided by videographer into finished product per client specifications.
  • Edited wedding videos for 5 clients, averaging 10 hours each in length, using Premiere Pro CC.
  • Enhanced sound quality for customer testimonials in corporate sales video using Adobe Audition.
  • Created graphic overlays and lower thirds using Photoshop CC for a series of educational videos.

Education


Associate of Arts in Video Editing at University of ArkansasAug 2015 - May 2019

The skills I've learned while studying Associate of Arts in Video Editing are: video editing, color correction, audio mixing, and delivery.

Skills


  • Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Adobe After Effects
  • Final Cut Pro X
  • Avid Media Composer
  • DaVinci Resolve
  • Sony Vegas Pro

Marrisa Chittum

marrisa.chittum@gmail.com | (173) 111-5447 | Wichita, Kansas

Summary


As a video editor, I have over three years of experience in the industry. I have worked on a variety of projects, from small independent films to major Hollywood productions. My skills include editing footage, adding effects and transitions, and working with audio. I am also proficient in a variety of software programs, including Adobe Premiere Pro and Final Cut Pro. In addition to my technical skills, I also have a good eye for detail and can work well under pressure.

Experience


Video Editor at Adobe Systems, KSApr 2022 - Present

  • Cut together a 3-minute video from hours of footage in one day.
  • Edited a 6-minute corporate training video in under 4 hours.
  • Assembled a 2-hour event recording in less than 24 hours.
  • Made an engaging 1.5 minute commercial from disparate shots.
  • Cut an emotional short film from scratch using only public domain footage.
  • Put together an explainer video for social media platforms.

Associate Video Editor at Apple Inc., KSAug 2019 - Mar 2022

  • Edited 3-5 minute videos for social media platforms such as YouTube and Instagram.
  • Trained 2 new video editors in the company's editing software.
  • Completed projects on time and under budget 10 out of 12 times.
  • Won 'Best Video Editing' at the annual company awards ceremony.
  • Increased viewership on edited videos by 20% due to creative changes made during post-production.

Education


Associate of Arts in Video Editing at Wichita State University, KSSep 2014 - May 2019

While studying Associate of Arts in Video Editing I've learned how to use video editing software, how to edit video, and how to create special effects.

Skills


  • Adobe Premiere
  • Adobe After Effects
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Avid Media Composer
  • DaVinci Resolve
  • Sony Vegas