Blog Archives – Non-Editing Essentials for Video Editors

Chances are, your passion for video editing centers around story telling. And, chances are that you find yourself doing less actual story telling than you’d like. One day, I realized that I was working at a company with “Editing” in

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New Demo Reel Up

I have posted my Summer 2011 Reel, with all kinds of fun graphics and shots that show a bit of my aesthetic side. I am happy to be back on the market as a freelancer, and while I’ve stayed busy

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Sites I find helpful

Sorting through the massive amounts of sites online can be intimidating, especially when trying to find good info on editing and video stuff. So I’ve come up with a listing of the sites that I subscribe to, or at least

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New setup

Welcome to the new Socially Aware Media Blog. I decided to make some changes to better achieve what I’m trying to do with my Web site. I’m trying to make my page a tad more professional, and so have

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Welcome to

Thanks to the Mark over at for linking to my new tutorial on making vines in Motion.

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Up and running

Well, I’m happy to say that my new computer is up and running, a complete editing machine. I installed Final Cut Pro, and it seems like everything is working fine. This means that I’ll be able to do freelancing a

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Services offered

I’ve added a new page to the site, Services Offered. I’ve been getting the occasional request for my services, and thought I would put up a listing of some of the things I can offer. If you’re looking for any

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