Editing full-time since 2002. Proficient at finding the story, constructing rhythm and creating emotion. Experienced with a wide variety of programs and genres. Comfortable working under tight deadlines -- autonomously or with a producer/director. Equally adept with Avid and Final Cut Pro. Skilled with onlining for broadcast, color grading, audio mixing, compositing, keying, wire removal, troubleshooting. Will give 200% to you and your clients.
Will work at your location or my location in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.
Sesame Street – PBS
Edited 50+ Murray Has A Little Lamb segments for 2009 season.
Ultimate Road Trip - Yes Network
On-line Editor/Colorist for reality series that six passionate Yankees fans as they compete for prizes and travel to every regular-season Yankees game.
The Three Stooges Slap Happy Hour - Spike TV
Edited original, comedic interstitials. (Senior Editor)
Judge Hatchett – Sony
Edited field segments.
The Tony Danza Show – ABC
Edited field segments.
What Not To Wear: Redo My Spouse (pilot) – BBC for TLC
Edited acts for makeover show hosted by Clinton Kelly and Stacy London.
Freshman 5/Backstage Pass - mtvU
Edited segments for series profiling popular musicians.
Live Leak – mtvU
Edited multi-camera performances.
Ride With Funkmaster Flex - Spike TV & ESPN
Edited segments for celebrity custom-automobile show.
Meet the Faith “Memoirs of a Boy Soldier, Ishmael Beah” - BET
Edited segment for African-American current events/news program
Maya & Miguel - PBS
Edited live-action segments for children’s animated series.
Real World: Denver
Howard Stern TV-
The Howard Stern Show
The Three Stooges Slap Happy Hour
4K!DS TV (The CW Television Network)-
Red Lobster, Real Dad Moment: Fishing
AFL, Fantasy Football
Keyspan, Reasons Why
Craftsmen, Universal Wrench Set
Science-Technology news segments
Sports news and features
Video news releases
Workout Video: Contenders Club
Polo Ralph Lauren
Bed Bath & Beyond
Government of Nigeria
North Shore Animal League
“Missin' My Friend (In Memory of Jam Master Jay),” Run D.M.C.
2 Rings of Reward from American Express Advertising for outstanding editing & producing
Producer/Editor, American Express, NYC
1999 – 2002
Producer/Editor, Science Technology Network (STN), NYC
1996 – 1999
Media Composer Master Class, Future Media Concepts, New York, NY
M.A. The New School, New York, NY
B.A. Rutgers College, New Brunswick, NJ
On-lining for broadcast
Color correcting: Avid, Symphony, FCP, Color
Audio mixing: Avid and FCP
Motion graphics & compositing: After Effects, Motion, LiveType
DVD Studio Pro
Encoding for web and DVD: Compressor, Sorenson Squeeze
Designing and producing communications that achieve client objectives
Data Management/P2 Wrangling
Chris Wasmer has been in the industry since 10.
Equipment / Gear / Software
Avid and Final Cut Pro Studio, Beta SP and DV decks, Matrox for HD, Pro Sony monitor.