Note added 29th April 2012: Please be aware that it is several years since I have been actively involved in video editing. Some of the links to video clips are likely to no longer work.
I am a freelance AVID editor with experience in using AVID's Media Composer and AVID Xpress non-linear editing systems. I have been using AVID systems since 1997, additionally I am familar with Adobe Photoshop and basic use of After Effects.
Interference for Channel M.
Production Date: Sept 1998-2002
Late Night Entertainment show for Manchester's City TV Station. Studio and location scenes. Shot on DVCPro. Off-line and On-line editor for Series One, plus episodes of series 2 and three. Total credit on 22 programmes.
Stills on-line at Channel
M Salford Gallery Page
Gloves Off for Channel M
Production Date: 2000-2002
Off-line / Online editor of 45 studio debate programmes. Plus studio director credit on Gloves Off - Middle East debate.
Final Clearance for Channel M - RTS Award Winning Documentary.
Production Date: September 2000, Broadcast Summer 2001
Directed by Paul Barron
Online editor for this half hour documentary film following the lives of a local house clearance firm. Best Cable, Satellite or RSL award winning in the 2001 Royal Television Society Awards.
Finialist National Student RTS awards 2002.
Video clip at Channel M Salford Showreel Page - click on the link to Final Clearance.
The Lowry for Channel M
Production Date: May 2000
Editor of an highlights package covering the opening of Salford's Lowry Centre.
I'm Frank Morgan Short film
Production Date: Summer 1999 - Spring 2000
Directed by Paul Murphy
On-line editor for this Drama produced in association with MIDA and students from The University of Salford.
Sprits Awakening Pop Promo
Production Date: Summer 2000
Directed by Roberto Danova
Producer: 21st Century Generation Ltd/ Plaza Records Featuring the Russian Danilovsky choir. Broadcast on television in Italy and Eastern Europe.
Music Promos - Freeflowuk.com
Production Date: 2001-2
FreeflowUK is a website designed to showcase the talents of its North West Music Talent.
Various bands were filmed on location at 'The Band on The Wall' in Manchester City Centre.
Video clip at FreeFlow
UK - follow the links to Rock Pop and Indie -> Smirk.
Wanna-be a DJ Short film
Production Date: Spring 1998
Directed by Phil Edmonds
Documentary about a hospital radio DJ trying to make the break into the big time. A project that I produced and directed as well as editing. Broadcast on Channel M Spring 2001.
Spilt Milk Short film
Production Date: September 1998
Directed by Jonathan Bernstein
Drama shot of 16mm film on location in Bristol. Transferred to BETA SP and I carried out a off-line edit in AVID.
Youth Parliament 2001 for The Commonwealth Parliamentary Association
Produced by The International Media Centre / Digital Key Site at The University of Salford.
Production Dates: November 2000 - November 2001
Edited highlights of a three day event recorded at the House of Commons set at Granada Television Manchester. In addition to editing I also recorded location sound for part of the production.
Rossendale Valley Motorbike Show 1998 and 1999
Produced by John Nichols
Two promotional videos for the biggest street bike show in Europe. Editor and location sound.