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Editor Bryan Capri Talks Cutting Lifetime TV Movies

“We just wanted to make sure you weren’t an ass****.” That’s what Connecticut-based editor Bryan Capri was told at his first meeting with Synthetic Cinema International (SCI), where he was nervously clutching his resume and reel and hoping for the … Continue reading

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Editor William Goldenberg on Crafting The Imitation Game

I interviewed editor William Goldenberg on editing The Imitation Game. Read it at Creative COW >>

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Are Software Certifications a Complete Waste of Time?

Read this post at Creative COW >> Occasionally I’ll find myself in a discussion about FCP or Avid or Adobe certifications, typically on Twitter because where else do I ever talk to anyone? Usually a younger editor is asking about … Continue reading

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Premiere and Me – Sorry, John.

Or, why I’m team #steveavid. Or, why I’m kind of weird about using Premiere. I started nonlinear editing when I was about 13 or 14. At that time, I had a Sony handicam that recorded to Hi8 tape. For a … Continue reading

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