James Webb

Edit Assistant / Junior Editor

Contact Details

For all bookings please call (+44) 020 7287 6110 or email hello@tovs.co.uk

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Profile

An energetic, dynamic individual, James can adapt quickly and calmly when confronted with new situations & experiences. From working alone or within a team he is proficient at problem solving both creatively & logically.

James became freelance during the pandemic and is now ready to experience the busy post production world. 

Selected Credits

LGBTQ+ Hits at the BBCLight EntertainmentBBC TMOEdit Assistant
Masterchef AustraliaEntertainmentBBC TMOEdit Assistant
UK Reversions.
VariousSportMSVEdit Assistant
EastendersDramaBBCEdit Assistant
Billie and Greg:
The Family Diaries (2021)
Reality TVITVEdit Assistant
Remote Edit Assisting, grouping and syncing actuality rushes.
Queer StreetDocumentaryBrand AdvanceAdditional Editing
JamShort FilmEnigmaEditor
Killing Justice Feature FilmTai Shan ProductionsAdditional Editing

Employment History

DAZNPost Production Technical Assistant06/19-07/20Provide first line technical support to clients using Avid and Dalet MAM systems. Prepare and setup Avid MC edit suites Support media management needs, including the archive, restoring and consolidation processes. Ingest footage from various sources, transcoding content and adhering to stipulated file-based workflows Instigating and overseeing the downloading and uploading of content to the DAZN CMS Transfer content from LTO to the Cloud CMS. Schedule the recording of sporting event feeds using Dalet Brio’s and Avid Interplay. Overview of the roles within MCR and QC.

Equipment Used

Adobe After Effects CC
Adobe Premiere Pro CC
Avid Airspeed
Avid Media Composer
Content Agent
Dalet
DaVinci Resolve
Final Cut Pro X
Interplay
Nexis
Pro Tools
ScheduALL
Sony Catalyst
Windows and Mac Operating Systems

Qualifications

Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Post Production for Film & TV (1st)
University of Central Lancashire/Futureworks
Develop editing techniques for a mixture of genre and formats including drama,
documentary and short-form content.
Grow skills in editing, VFX and audio design.
Establish problem solving skills at both an artistical and technical level.
Usage of industry standard software.
Adhering to broadcast regulations; DPP and Ofcom broadcasting code.
Understand the security protocols of the industry.
Ability to analyse and interpret narrative structure; identifying strengths and
weaknesses.
Participation as a data wrangler, editor, and technical advisor for a short film in
collaboration with students from other creative disciplines.