Do what you love

and love what you do

I am a skilled and highly motivated video professional with 10+ years of experience working in video production and post production with specific talents in editing, color correction, videography, lighting, and live events.

I am credited as Editor and Colorist on 31 feature-length projects and I have produced countless short form videos such as promos, trailers, interviews and behind the scenes documentaries.

My work has been enjoyed live by tens of thousands of people at a time, it has been broadcast nationally on television, it has been shown internationally in cinemas, it is streaming on the internet and it is available for purchase on DVD and Blu-ray.

I am a creative and positive professional who can lead a team as well as follow direction.

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. . . detailed professional information

Francis Crossman
Senior Video Editor at San Francisco Opera
San Francisco Bay Area | Performing Arts

I am a video professional with expertise in editing, color correction, cinematography and lighting.

Senior Video Editor / Colorist / Camera Engineer / Robotic Camera Operator (2007 - Present)
San Francisco Opera
Non Profit, 201-500, Performing Arts

I multicam edit recordings of live opera performances into feature movie presentations for distribution on television, cinema, Blu-ray/DVD, and internet streaming. I cut from 10 angles of HD video and take the projects from picture edit through color correction, adding opening title graphics, end credit rolls and subtitles. I also work closely with the marketing director to create promotional material for advertisment on the web and on television. I am an expert in Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premiere and Davinci Resolve.

Journeyman (2001 - Present)
Self Owned, 1001-5000, Motion Pictures & Film

Video Technician/ Lighting Electrician/ Stagehand

Placido Domingo

Me and my colleague Michael Chen (audio recording engineer) with Placido Domingo reviewing work for the Opera

A blog post from the opera

featureing me
©Francis Crossman