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Edit | Mograph

William Gallegos

Editor and Storyteller based in New York City

“For me the creative process is more one of discovery than creation.” -James Lee Burke

William Gallegos is a professional editor based in New York City.

As a storyteller, I aspire to engage and explore new, exciting tales. My experience ranges widely across many genres, from documentary and commercial to narrative. I can perform proficiency and compentency in the technical knowledge of NLE systems, high resolution workflow, VFX pipline, and more.

William graduated from Santa Fe University of Art and Design with a BFA in Film and a Concentration in Post ­Production.


 

Main Programs: Avid Media Composer, Premiere Pro, After Effects

Secondary Programs: DaVinci, Adobe Creative Suite, Maya, HTML, CSS, JavaScript

Skills

Machine Learning/Adaptablility

Communication Skills

Story Structure

Critical/Creative Thinking

Media Management

Sense of humor (I think?)

Selected Professional Experience

Copa90US | New York | Lead Editor

March 2018 - Present

Oversee and execute edits that are distributed through the US outlet of the Digital Media Brand Copa90, covering fan culture and sports news within soccer. Edits include docs, explainers, commercial, branded content, and more.

247 Laundry Service, Cycle Media | New York | Freelance Editor

January 2016 - Present

Perform edits, graphics, and assistant editing work for various different projects within this social media advertising agency that develops video content for social media platforms. Clients include Bud Light, LG, NIKE, Hennessy, and more. 

Nickelodeon HALO Awards | New York | Post Production Assistant

November 2016

Assisted the Nickelodeon 2016 HALO Awards Post Production Department with cue sheets, transportation of drives, pulling selects, and general support for the whole editor staff. AVID was the main NLE system from which the department worked from.

Freelance Editor/Mograph Artist

All the time

Upon client engagement, perform edits and motion graphics for short films, docs, music videos and more. 


Selected Projects

Karkutong | Producer

Part of SFUAD's Shoot the Stars Initiative, a program that stars A List film talent. Karkutong starred Michael Welsch (Twilight, Star Trek: Insurection) and Travis Hammer (The Lone Ranger, Frank).

Lyra | Editor

"Lyra" by Djochoua Belovarski: As Earth falls apart, young-and-in-love Miriam is given an opportunity that can change her future.

A short film that premiered on the The Scene via The Big Script starring Sosie Bacon.

Up the River | Producer & Editor

Following a year of estrangement, Anna visits her older sister in prison to reveal the actual reason for her sentence which will change their relationship forever.

The Process of Seeing Yourself | Producer/Editor/AD

Spanish senior thesis that achieved honors in Madrid, Spain.

Phuong Vi | Editor

Vietnamese music video for musical artist Hoang Thuc Linh.

The Fastest Man on the Mountain | Editor/Producer

Short documentary on a ceramic teacher from ABQ, NM who teaches more than just art.

 

EUROSPORT

SNAPCHAT 2018 OLYMPIC COVERAGE


NIKE


FIVE STAR


LG

COPA 90


SAHALE SNACKS


BUD LIGHT


NARRATIVE

LYRA | EDITOR

"Lyra" by Djochoua Belovarski: As Earth falls apart, young-and-in-love Miriam is given an opportunity that can change her future.

A short film that premiered on the The Scene via The Big Script starring Sosie Bacon.

KARKUTONG | PRODUCER

A Shoot the Stars Season 4 short film, The Film School at Santa Fe University of Art & Design
When a bumbling bank robber (Michael Welch, "The Twilight Saga") holds three office workers at gunpoint, one unlucky employee (Travis Hammer, "Manhattan") is confident Karkutong can save the day.
FINALIST "BEST COMEDY" 2016 New Mexico Filmmakers Showcase
Official Selection 2016 Santa Fe Independent Film Festival
Official Selection 2017 Las Cruces International Film Festival

Phuong Vi

Vietnamese music video. 

UP THE RIVER | PRODUCER & EDITOR

Following a year of estrangement, Anna visits her older sister in prison to reveal the actualreason for her sentence which will change their relationship forever.

THE PROCESS OF SEEING YOURSELF | PRODUCER, EDITOR, & AD

Spanish senior thesis that achieved honors in Madrid, Spain.

Direction and Cinematography done by Bego Aznar.


KICK TV "THE MIXER" | EDITOR

A French 5th Division tossed up one of the greatest penalty saves we've ever seen. Plus, Pep is no longer perfect at Manchester City after their first loss of the season away to Tottenham. Soccer culture and the game itself are energetic, vibrant, and exciting. At the heart of this are the fans.

BENZO III HIGHLIGHT REEL | EDITOR & PRODUCER

Highlight reel for a NM local band led by Benito Martinez.

THE FASTEST MAN ON THE MOUNTAIN | EDITOR & PRODUCER

Short documentary on Jin Yoshida, a ceramic teacher from Albuquerque, NM who teaches more than just art to his students.

SERPENT IN THE BOTTLE | ASSISTANT EDITOR

Feature. Assisted transcoding, syncing, one lights, organizing footage, and technical troubleshooting.

Let's work together!

Need an estimate? Want to know which type of editing is right for your project?

Drop me a line today and we'll chat!

 w.gallegos.abq@gmail.com

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