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Kate Geaghan | Elance
Last Sign-in: Nov 3, 2015

Kate Geaghan

Video Editor
   United States
  |   Oakland, CA


Minimum Hourly Rate $49

A dedicated, perceptive, quality-oriented editor, Kate Geaghan thrives on the process of creating effective and compelling videos for her clients, delivering their content in its fullest expression. With superb attention to detail and responsive professional communication, Kate is a creative problem solver and continuously strives to improve and hone her skill set. Kate holds a Master's Degree in Video Editing and has been editing professionally for over a decade. Her work includes narrative, commercial, documentary, and music video.

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Service Description

I will edit your project with swiftness, expertise, and distinction. As a highly trained professional, I bring a well of experience and deep love of my craft to each new project. The top priorities are your message, your audience, and your goals; these guidelines shape every editorial decision I make.
I have an excellent sense of story, as well as technical execution, that translate to work that, at any duration, holds viewer attention throughout without compromising quality. In addition, I have a particularly sharp ear, for both dialogue and music, that gives me great dexterity editing audio; I'm an interview wizard, and possess an expert level sense of timing, pacing and musical selection.
I know the importance of deadlines and consistent, clear communication and I always bring the high standards of my editing work into my professional relationships as well.

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IDG Communications
Video Editor
2015 - 2015
Clients: Soft Kinetic, Oculus Rift Freelance position.
4SP Films
Video Editor
2015 - 2015
Client: T-Mobile Freelance position.
Villa Design Group @ MUMOK Vienna, Austria
Video Editor
2015 - 2015
Edited a series of experimental videos based loosely on various Puccini operas intercut w other, vastly different themes. Edited in London and installed in the MUMOK in Vienna, these videos play...
Skycar Creative
Video Editor
2015 - 2015
Client: Adobe Freelance position.
Conviction Films
2014 - 2014
Created a series of promotional videos for Vista Solar that showcased, among other things, their great success in decreasing electrical costs for various clients. Edited a 30 sec and two 9...
Measure Twice
Assistant Editor
2014 - 2014
Client: Adobe Working on site at Adobe in San Francisco, I prepped this project for the editor by setting up the Premiere project, organizing footage, pulling selects, etc. Freelance...
Pedersen Media Group
Editor/Assistant Editor
2014 - 2014
Freelance position.
Indigo Films
Assistant Editor
2014 - 2014
I worked at this busy television production company as an assistant editor, where I prepped footage, created a-roll and rough assemblies, reconformed scripts and sequences, and logged, synced,...
Ocean Watch / Client- Red Bull
2014 - 2014
International News reel assembly for a 3 day skydiving event hosted by Redbull. Worked on-site and around the clock to meet quick deadlines. Freelance position.
Jackson Family Wineries
2013 - 2014
I created many video pieces for JFW including Barbara Banke's acceptance video for Wine Enthusiast's Wine Person of the Year Award; promotional videos for Murphy Goode's Homefront Red, La...
Project TV & Video
Editor/ Assistant Editor (freelance)
2012 - 2014
I've worked on many campaigns for Project TV & Video doing everything from transcoding media, pulling selects, and AV syncing, to creating sizzle reels and doing final color correction and audio...
"The League"
2013 - 2013
Edited a series of trailers for "The League", a documentary about the individuals and teams who play professionally the online video game "League of Legends." This film was in the research and...
Assistant Editor/ Editor (freelance)
2012 - 2013
With clients such as Nike, Jordan Brand, Odopod, and more; I have assisted Heist on many productions. I edited the sizzle reel for Nike's BeTrue campaign event for Pride 2013. Freelance...
Leap Frog
Animation Coordinator
2006 - 2007
The Orphanage
VFX Coordinator /Production Assistant
2005 - 2006


University of California Santa Cruz
Bachelor's Degree in Digital Film Production
Academy of Art University
Master's Degree in Video Editing
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