Aaron Garcia

Freelance Videographer & Video Editor

Location:Glendale, California, United States
2 Skills
1123 N Maple Street, Burbank, CA 91505 Phone (310) 351-3534 Email: aptajg@yahoo.com

• Highly experienced in Avid, Final Cut Pro, and Adobe Premiere, After Effects, Motion, Photoshop Suite, and DVD Studio Pro
• Extensive knowledge and experience in production and post-production
• Experienced in creating DVDs, exporting in various screening formats and laying off to HD formats
• Proficient in Microsoft Office, iWork, and iLife programs
• Solid knowledge of video production workflows
• Ability to meet tight deadlines with a high level of accuracy
• Team player with strengths in responsiveness, accountability, quality of work, and ability to coordinate various functions and tasks simultaneously


Freelance - Los Angeles, CA - Editor, 2009 - present
• Assistant Editor, Flying Wild Alaska, Discovery Channel, Avid
• Edited various projects for website Tom’s Hardware, including clients Hewlett Packard and AMD video graphics
• Oversee script development, film shooting, photography and edit films
• Develop and maintain project budgets and production schedules

Apple Computers - Cupertino, CA - Editor, 2008 - 2009
• Served as editor for iWork and iLife website tutorial videos
• Duties included editing screen captures, compositing video and adjusting scripts for tutorials

My House Is Worth What?, HGTV – Los Angeles, CA - Editor, 2007 - 2008
• Served as offline editor including layouts, rough cuts, and fine cuts of show segments

Rehearsals.com - Burbank, CA - Editor, 2006 - 2007
• Provided video editing for promos, daily teases, exclusive performances, and rehearsals for the website

National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences, Inc. - Santa Monica, CA - Editor/Production Assistant, 2004 - 2006
• Duties included various aspects of production including camera operating, editing, and assistant editing, and organizing databases for N.A.R.A.S. in house video production department

Harpo Productions, Dr. Phil Show – Hollywood, CA - Transcription Manager, 2003 - 2004
• Managed all facets of transcription duties such as logging tapes, hiring employees, creating schedules, and oversight of day-to-day activities

Public Service: The Private Campaign of Gary Condit - Editor/Co-Director, 2002 - 2004
• Produced, photographed, and edited feature documentary detailing the last campaign of embattled U.S. congressman, Gary Condit
• Served as the only media crew allowed to follow the Condits and their supporters during the final weeks of this intense primary campaign

B.A., Film and Electronic Arts, California State University, Long Beach 1998 – 2000
A.A., General Education, Cosumnes River College, Sacramento 1995 – 1997
Skills (2) Rating
Video Editing