• Joshua M. Steele


  • 925 - 640 - 9691 | Joshmsteele@gmail.com


    Video Editor / Assistant Editor proficient in Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premiere, Final Cut Pro, and After Effects, seeking an Apprentice, Assistant Editor, or any editorial opportunity in feature film or scripted television post-production..


    Legendary Pictures, Burbank, CA; October 2017 - Present
    Digital Asset Manager, Feature Film Post-Production

  • Assisting visual effects team on Godzilla: King of the Monsters film; managing, delivering and quality checking assets
  • Organizing all files on visual effects storage server; keeping track of all visual effects shots received and delivered
  • Sony Pictures, Culver City, CA; January 2017 - October 2017
    Editorial Assistant, Feature Film Post-Production

  • Assisted editorial team on Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle film; managed, delivered and quality checked assets
  • Assistant Editor responsibilities; ingested audio clips, logged footage, quality-checked cut versions
  • Legendary Pictures, Burbank, CA; June 2016 - January 2017
    Editorial Assistant, Feature Film Post-Production

  • Assisted editorial team on The Great Wall film; managed, delivered and quality checked assets
  • Assistant Editor responsibilities; logged LTO tape, maintained harddrives inventory, contacted vendors
  • JLB Media, Burbank, CA; May 2016
    Junior Editor, Corporate Videos

  • Edited video cuts to client notes, added in graphics, selected music cues, and collaborated with editors
  • Ingested and synced raw footage; exported cuts, media management, and quality checked final outputs
  • DreamworksTV, Santa Monica, CA; January 2016 - April 2016
    Lead Assistant Editor, Short Form Web Content

  • Edited in-progress cuts of shows to producer’s and director’s notes, added music cues, and cut-downs
  • Ingested, synced, and grouping raw footage; exports, media management, and assisted all editors
  • Collaborated on implementing new workflows, file organization structure, and naming conventions
  • Langley Productions, Santa Monica, CA; September 2015 - December 2015
    Editor, Television Development

  • Edited sizzle reels for multiple reality television shows in development to be pitched to major networks
  • Assistant Editor responsibilities ingesting footage, adding b-roll, and selecting music cues
  • Collaborated with Executive Producer and Director of Development on notes for sizzle reels
  • Bandwagon-Media, North Hollywood, CA; July 2014 - September 2015
    Editor, Commercials & Sizzle Reels

  • Edited multiple commercials and sizzle reels for clients including Lycos and Bullpen Marketing
  • Assistant Editor responsibilities; organized footage, added b-roll, exports, and selected music cues
  • Collaborated with Executive Producers and applied client notes on all video projects
  • Entertainment Studios, Century City, CA; October 2014 - August 2015
    Assistant Editor, Television Post-Production

  • Assisted Online Department; prepared television shows for network delivery; output shows to tape
  • Quality control; checked title safe, lower thirds, graphics, commercial breaks, timecode accuracy, relinked offline media, tested audio sync, media managed project files, and technical troubleshooting
  • Editing responsibilities; fixed errors within editor's sequences and updated episode timing sheets
  • Blue Collar Productions, West Hollywood, CA; September 2014
    Assistant Editor, Feature Film & Television Marketing

  • Assisting in post-production with preparing footage and sequences for offline and online editors
  • Addressing client notes with pulling selects, exporting cuts for client delivery, and media management; relinking offline media in project sequences from tape, source drives and server
  • Ingesting, transcoding, and labeling footage into project files; upressing low resolution sequences to HD
  • Collaborating with post-production producers and editors to prepare electronic press kits for clients
  • Sony Pictures Television, Culver City, CA; October 2013 - August 2014
    Junior Editor, Television On Air Promotions

  • Editorial Assistant; preparing all promo spots and submitting graphics assets for final delivery on 3 of Sony Pictures Television's networks: Sony Movie Channel, Cine Sony Television, and GetTV
  • Assistant Editor responsibilities including capturing HD and SD tapes, pulling selects for promos, syncing audio stems to picture, importing updated graphics into project files, re-linking offline media
  • Collaborating with On Air Producers and Mastering Editors to produce high quality television content
  • Candor Entertainment, West Hollywood, CA; August 2013 - September 2013
    Assistant Editor, Television Post-Production

  • Six Little McGhees, Season 1B, Oprah Winfrey Network 2013; prepared episodes for network delivery
  • Provided technical checks on episodes, including graphics, media management, and blurring content
  • Assisted with all areas of the online edit of every episode prior to being sent off to the network to air
  • Undertow Films, Los Angeles, CA; May 2013 - July 2013
    Junior Editor, Television Post-Production

  • Airplane Repo, Season 1, Discovery Channel 2013; edited sequences together for all ten episodes
  • Assisted with pulling stringouts, sending exports, fixing audio, subtitles, and addressing client notes
  • Collaborated with Executive Producers and Supervising Editors, and assisted Development Team
  • Creature Films, Santa Monica, CA; March 2013 - May 2013
    Assistant Editor, Television Development

  • Edited sizzle reels for two reality television shows in development to be pitched to major networks
  • Assistant Editor responsibilities logging footage, adding b-roll, and selecting music cues
  • Collaborated with Executive Producer and Development Coordinator on notes for sizzle reels
  • Catchphrase Entertainment, Studio City, CA; February 2013 - March 2013
    Intern, Feature Film Documentary

  • Editor of segments within timeline, addressing client notes and providing feedback to lead editor
  • Assistant Editor responsibilities logging footage, syncing sound, finding b-roll, selecting music cues
  • Media Management; organizing all EDLs in the editing timeline and transcoding footage
  • Kids At Play, Hollywood, CA; December 2012 - March 2013
    Intern, Television Post-Production

  • Sketchy, Season 2, Yahoo Screen 2012 - 2013; edited four episodes produced by Principato-Young Entertainment and Electus; weekly topical scripted comedy shorts, parodies, and music videos
  • Edited various narrative projects including promotional videos and comedy web series
  • Assisted post-production department; synced sound, logged footage, selected music cues
  • Red Varden Studios, Culver City, CA; September 2012 - March 2013
    Intern/Assistant Training Program, Television Development

  • Lead editor of all digital projects including sizzle reels and casting reels for Eyeworks, MTV, and GAC
  • National casting research and outreach for various major cable networks and production companies
  • Performed administrative duties including rolling calls, managing phone sheet, and scheduling meetings
  • Hoff Productions, Emeryville, CA; September 2011 - May 2012
    Intern, Television Post-Production

  • Law On The Border, Season 1, Animal Planet 2012; worked with Assistant Editors on all six episodes
  • Assisted the post-production department; editing sizzle reels, adding b-roll, logging, selecting music
  • Worked with the development team on research for programming on Discovery and Animal Planet
  • Avid
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Adobe Premiere
  • After Effects
  • Photoshop
  • Pro Tools
  • Nuke
  • Microsoft Office
  • Experience capturing, printing, and logging footage from HD, SD, and Mini DV Tapes from Tape Decks to both Final Cut Pro and Avid Media Composer editing systems.
  • Experience with recording dialogue in an ADR booth, recording sounds on a Foley Stage, recording Sound Effects and Production Dialogue and using Zoom H4N Microphones, as well as experience with 5.1 Surround Sound Mixing.
  • Experience keying, color correcting, and tracking Green Screen Footage to match a background plate in After Effects & Nuke.

Academy of Art University, San Francisco, CA, Bachelors of Fine Arts, May 2012
Major: Motion Pictures and Television (Editing Emphasis)
Minor: Animation & Visual Effects (Compositing Emphasis)
Graduated with Honors: Cum Lade, 3.72 G.P.A.