Resume

Eric Wise

(415) 572-1521 • San Francisco, CA • eric@splicevine.com

DEMO REEL:  Demo Reel

 

SUMMARY

• 20+ year career video editor with deep knowledge of all aspects of video post
• Diverse television and film editing styles including narrative, news, documentary, music video and experimental.
• Multiple-Emmy nominations for editing in a top 5 market.
• Extensive background in motion graphics, color-correction and audio mixing.
• Proficiency with video compression and a thorough knowledge of new and emerging  digital delivery workflows.  

 
PROFICIENCY: Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro X, Final Cut Pro 7, Avid Media Composer, After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator, Motion, Compressor, Keylight, DVD Studio Pro,  Sorenson Squeeze, Ableton Live, Cyberduck, QuickTime Pro, Adobe Bridge, Camera Raw, Transmit, Microsoft Office, Google Drive, Evernote and DropBox.

COMPETENCY:  SpeedGrade, Prelude, Mocha, Sapphire Plug-Ins, Twitch, Nodes, Keynote, ScopeBox, Snapz Pro X.

FAMILIARITY: Autodesk Smoke, Resolve, Cinema 4D Lite

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

 

Freelance Video Editor / Motion Graphics Artist

SL\CE EDITORIAL

  • October 2013 – Present /  Emeryville, CA
    • Edit videos and produce graphics for corporate brands

       

INTEL STUDIOS

  • April 2012 – Present / Santa Clara, CA

  • Edit and produce graphics for internal and external videos

  • HIGHLIGHTS:

    • Edited an extremelly well-received career retrospective video for outgoing CEO Paul Otellini

    • Edited videos for Intel’s presence at the Maker’s Faire Bay Area

       

SUTTER HEALTH

  • June 2011 – Present /  San Francisco, CA

  • Edit videos and produce graphics for internal and external videos

  • HIGHLIGHTS:

    • Produced and edited two extremelly well-received motion composites displayed at a company event highlighting employee work anniversaries and a company event profiling the company’s top doctors.

       

SAFEWAY

  • September 2009 – Present / Pleasanton

  • Edit and produce graphics for nationally internally broadcast shows.

  • HIGHLIGHT: I created a video for a pilot project that helped launch a national campaign that will potentially be viewed by over 200,000 Safeway employees in the United States and Canada.

     

EPIC GAMES

  • December 2010 – February 2011 / Carey, North Carolina

  • Created videos and graphics in multiple formats and versions to support the world-wide launch of Bulletstorm. Worked directly with Epic’s director of marketing, senior PR manager, cinematics director and audio director as well as Electronic Arts personnel and international partners to deliver content in a quick response environment.

     

TOTAL IMMERSION SOFTWARE

  • October 2009 – March 2010 / Alameda, CA

  • Created promotional content for 3D virtualization software that is developed for government agencies.

     

RED WILLOW FILMS

  • August 2009 – November 2009 / San Francisc, CA

  • Segment Editor the nationally-airing environmental show Eco Company.

     

Founder

SPLICE VINE

  • 2009 – Present / San Francisco, CA

  • A multi-platform video editing resource (blog, newsletter, podcast)

     

Freelance Special Projects Editor / Producer / Writer

NBC3

  • May 2010 – November 2010 / Santa Clara, CA

  • Responsible for conceptualizing, producing, writing and editing original content in the form of half-hour shows and station promos.

  • HIGHLIGHT:

    • I was lauded for several promos I produced and edited that helped NBC3 to regain high ratings and beat competing networks in the 11pm time slot.

       

Senior Avid / Final Cut Pro Editor

MACY’S, INC.

  • January 2008 – April 2009 / San Francisco, CA

  • Edited and supervised all aspects of post-production of nationally broadcast shows for clients such as Calvin Klein, Levis, Tommy Hilfiger, DKNY, etc…

  • Collaborated with creative team to produce high quality content and deliver to clients on time and within budget.

  • Compressed and distributed show content for broadcast, DVD, web and mobile delivery.

  • HIGHLIGHTS:

    • Created graphics/FX and sound design in collaboration with senior graphic designer for well-received network branding campaign.

    • Completed a 40-hour course on video compression at the Digital Media Academy at Stanford

 

Senior Avid / Final Cut Pro Editor

KBWB-TV

  • January 1999 – January 2008 / San Francisco, CA

  • Edited and produced original content in the form of half-hour shows, station promos and local commercials.

  • HIGHLIGHTS:

    • Received regional Emmy nominations for editing “Making the Cut: The Next Top Designers” (reality TV show) and “Your Green Life” (nationally syndicated environmental show).

    • Co-created and was the lead video editor of a daily entertainment newsbreak show that generated lucrative marketing campaigns and partnerships.

    • Retooled and expanded this daily newsbreak into a half-hour national entertainment news magazine program.

    • Worked with creative team in the editing and co-producing of hyper-local web content and commercials that resulted in increased sales.

 

Founder / Executive Producer / Video Editor

 

WISE WORLD MEDIA

  • January 2003 – April 2007 / San Francisco, CA

  • An agency specializing in producing media for nonprofit organizations.

  • HIGHLIGHTS:

    • Executive-produced and edited a successful weeklong national shoot in Silicon Valley, San Francisco, North Carolina and New York for The Biz World Foundation fundraiser video.

    • Directed, produced and edited a pioneering PSA contest for ‘All Stars Helping Kids’ in partnership with the King Institute at Stanford and Yahoo!

    • Co-wrote, co-produced, directed and edited fundraising video and DVD for The Sunset Neighborhood Beacon Program launching a multi-year fundraising campaign

    • Directed, produced and edited a fundraising video and DVD for Edgewood Center for Children and Families that was the centerpiece in a $500,000 annual capital campaign.

 

EDUCATION

The University of Georgia, Athens, Ga.

BS, Speech Communications

 

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Classroom Instruction: Video Compression • Web Video • Avid Media Composer • After Effects: I • After Effects II • Apple Motion • DVD Studio Pro • Photoshop for Video •Lighting • HTML I • HTML II • Dreamweaver I • Dreamweaver II • Aesthetics of Editing.

Virtual Instruction: Final Cut Pro: Optimization and Trouble Shooting • Final Cut Pro: Effects • Final Cut Pro: HD • Final Cut Pro: Troubleshooting and Optimization • After Effects: Beyond the Basics • Compressor • Illustrator: Essential Training • OS X Leopard: Advanced • Apple Color.

Blog RSS Subscriptions: The Editblog • FCP World • Studio Daily • Source/Record • SuiteTake • Hollyn-wood • Lifehacker • Digitalfilms.

Podcast RSS Subscriptions: The Terence and Phillip Show • Tech News Today • Back to Work • The Pipeline • iPad Today • Radiolab• The Conversation • The Big Web Show • Digital Production Buzz • MacBreak Weekly • This Week in Tech • Work Awesome.

 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

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