Christopher Delaine

I have over 20 years of experience in broadcasting and post production. My experience includes editor, videographer, on-site media management and finishing. I have extensive knowledge of most forms of tapeless acquisition formats and I am proficient with Avid Media Composer software and Adobe Premiere. I am familiar with Photoshop and After Effects and I have extensive knowledge of broadcast hardware including Blackmagic Design and AJA interfaces. I have deployed and managed shared storage solutions such as Avid ISIS and NEXIS, simple Mac and PC based network storage solutions, and local workstation raid solutions.

1998-2001 Avid Editor, World Championship Wrestling

I produced short format time critical features for WCW’s mobile productions and operate and maintain full-featured Avid Media Composer 9000 for field use. My skills included maintaining and trouble shooting a full featured edit suit for the field and juggling the production needs of several producers in a timely manner.

 

2001-2002 Avid Editor, Connecting With Kids Network

I was the senior Avid editor in charge of educational documentaries and feature packages. My kills included using the Avid Media Composer toolset, After Effects and Photoshop.

 

2002-2006  Avid Editor, Hallbrook Productions

My primary responsibilities included editing a nationally televised racing series and corporate and commercial work. My skill set included the Avid Xpress and Media Composer Adrenaline toolsets along with Final Cut Pro, After Effects, Photoshop and various Plug-in and effects packages that include Boris FX, Sapphire and Trapcode.

 

2007- 2016 Editor, Chet Burks Productions

As senior editor and technical supervisor my responsibilities included editorial support for several Fox Sports racing series and television shows and craft editor for several Discovery HD Theater series. I was also in charge of configuring and maintaining our nonlinear editing systems which consist of Apple workstations running Final Cut Studio 3.

2016 - 2017 Finish Editor, Crazy Legs Productions

Conformed hour long scripted content for delivery to Discover ID as well as install and maintain edit workstations.

2017 to Present, Freelance Editor & Videographer

I currently work as a full-time freelance editor and shooter. I have experience with scripted and reality television, corporate video work, on-site media management, sports programing and a variety of skill involving network and local storage.