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Aaron Williams

Aaron Williams is a professional colorist, editor and motion graphic artist. He is a graduate of Loyola Marymount University’s School of Film and Television, and currently works full-time as a video editor in Nashville, TN.

Aaron interned at EFILM Digital Laboratories as a color assistant, where he assisted and learned from colorists like Mike Hatzer and Steve Scott. In 2008, he interned at Zoic Studios as a VFX intern. Aaron has worked on numerous award-winning student films, music videos, and documentaries as a colorist, editor, title designer, motion graphics artist and VFX artist.

June 18, 2013 Author:

In this color grading quick tip, we discuss why it’s better to use full screen vs split screen when matching your shots – good advice for colorists and video editors! Read More

Why a Full Screen Still-Store is Better Than a Split Screen

  • June 17, 2013

    Color Grading Quick Tip: Non-Absolute White and Black Points

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    In this post we share a quick tip for color balancing your video footage! Good judgment is often the most important ‘tool’ for picking a white and black point in your video clips. Read More

  • June 12, 2013

    Pro Tip: Color Grading in Passes

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    Work your video editing color grades in passes to ensure you always have a ‘client ready’ version. Follow these tips for color grading success! Read More