Oliver has over 6 years of experience editing film and video and has been living, studying and working in the Los Angeles area for 4 years now. He was born and raised in Germany and has a strong background in music. After years of touring and playing in different bands throughout Germany, he started working in an advertising agency, where he helped produce several commercials as a production assistant. Soon he began editing several behind the scenes videos for his company until he started a job for Internet TV station United Pictures as an editor, where he completed cuts related to the automotive industry.
In Los Angeles, he gained professional experience as an Assistant Online Editor on music videos for artists such as El DeBarge, Eminem, Nelly, Lil Wayne and Jennifer Hough. Other projects he edited included narrative shorts, commercials, infomercials, animatics, sizzle reels and award videos. His experience includes offline/online workflows involving both Final Cut Pro and Avid. Projects he has worked on include footage shot on film, Sony F3 and RED. Some of his recent projects were completed for the internationally renowned advertising agency TBWA\Chiat\Day.