Ways to Gain Confidence as a Video Editor

Hey there! In this vlog I talk about 3 ways to gain confidence as a video editor. Do you have any ideas of ways to gain confidence as a video editor? Leave me your thoughts below! – Josh

#first7jobs

Today it’s seemed like everyone has tweeted their #first7jobs. I of course joined the party. Bus boy (@BWingFactory!)WaiterConstruction CD store (for 3 days…)Video equipment checkout roomAssistant editor Editor #first7jobs — Josh Short (@editvideofaster) August 6, 2016 One of my first seven jobs was at a CD store while I was in college. Yes kids, music … Read more

Finding Clients as a Freelance Video Editor

Hey there! In this short vlog I talk about the 3 ways I’m trying to find clients as a freelance video editor. This is the Cmd+Edit Podcast episode I mentioned. Lastly, if you’re new around here I highly recommend checking out the Start Here page. – Josh

What are MXF Files?

This video explains what MXF Files are and how Avid Media Composer uses them. This lesson is taken out of the Media Management Fundamentals for Avid Media Composer course I am putting together. If you want to stay up-to-date on it’s progress sign up here. And if you ever have a question or just want … Read more

Why Media Management is Important

Media Management is one of the *most* important parts to being a video editor. In this video I’ll explain why. So…Media Management. How important is it to you? Leave a thought in the comments please!

12 Things I Wish I Knew About Being a Video Editor When I Was 22

Hey there! I tried something a little different for this video. It’s about the 12 things that I wish I knew about being a video editor when I was 22. This style video is very new to me. If you liked it and want to see more let me know in the comments or by … Read more