With almost 30 years of professional experience in the marketing communications and entertainment media business, I now find myself in a position where I can share the knowledge in my areas of expertise (Video Production, Macintosh and Spanish) with those interested in developing a similar set of skills. In the past, I have done casual tutoring on a variety of subjects, mostly to family members of my own personal peers and friends. However, I have been a guest instructor and lecturer at the u... [more]
In the subject of Spanish, I am a native speaker of the language, and have served as a writer, editor, proofreader, translator and interpreter for private organizations and government agencies in the US and abroad, including Spain. I also have experience coordinating editorial consistency of the language in materials destined for publication in over 20 countries throughout South America, Central America and the Caribbean.
I have 30+ years experience in film, TV and video production experience, spanning all aspects of media production. This experience spans the areas of story and script development, camera operation, cinematography, sound, lighting, grip, optical or digital effects, editing and coloring. During those years, I participated in the production of film shorts, feature films, live TV broadcasts, TV commercials and documentaries. I have also owned professional digital motion picture and video camera equipment, including advanced camera stabilization systems. I am a long time member of the Society of Motion Pictures and Television Engineers (SMPTE) and Digital Cinema Initiative (DCI).
I have more than 25 years experience using and supporting Apple computers, products and services. I am a former Apple Solutions Experts (ASE) and Apple Consultants Network (ACN) member, and carry the Apple Certified Support Professional (ACSP), Apple Certified Macintosh Technician (ACMT) and Apple Certified Technical Coordinator (ACTC) certifications. I am also a member of the Apple Macintosh Developer and Apple iOS developer programs.