BAVC Instructors

Battle, Keith

 

Keith Battle is an independent Bay Area media maker specializing in music, video and motion graphic design. A natural storyteller, Keith has been writing poetry and short fiction from a very early age. He has an...

Bellaccomo, Jo

 

Pitch consultant and communications coach Josephine Bellaccomo helps move messages here at BAVC - working with TechSF, MediaMakers, Producers...

Boscacci, Mark

 

Mark Boscacci runs a boutique video production and post-production company in San Mateo. He is an award-winning director...

Boykin, Christopher

 

Christopher Boykin is a native San Franciscan and has been teaching software applications since 1997. He teaches Graphic and Web Design programs such as Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and a host of others. With a genuine...

Carter, Eric

Eric Carter is a Bay Area designer, photographer and, since 2003, the owner of...

Crampton, Carolyn

Carolyn is a creative director and owner of Cramptonarts [http://www.cramptonarts.com], a design firm specializing in identities and graphics for...

Dave Rice

Dave Rice is an audiovisual archivist and technologist. Dave's work focuses on independent media as well as open source in audiovisual preservation and quality control analytics. He has worked as an archivist or archival consultant at...

Davis, Ian

Ian Davis is a Lead Tech at Bump Records and Audio Instructor for Digital Pathways. He started...

Dell'Agostino, David

 

After studying and teaching philosophy for nearly a decade, David began thinking about other things in 2000 when he joined Primo Angeli as a Web Developer. He soon migrated to User Experience design and has collaborated with...

Ferrer, Ben

Prior to becoming Director of Photography at Transvideo Studios in Mountain View, Ben was a freelance shooter based in San...

Fockele, Jörg

Jörg Fockele is an award-winning filmmaker and tv producer who has directed television shows such as Bravo's "Queer Eye" and ABC's "Wife Swap”. Most recent television credits include MTV's "...

Green, Laura

Laura Green is a documentary director and editor who hails from the San Francisco Bay Area. She has directed five short documentaries, Lady Razorbacks...

Hellar, Mark

Mark Hellar is a leading technology consultant for cultural institutions throughout the San...

Hickok, Liz

Liz Hickok is a San Francisco-based artist working in photography, video, sculpture, installation, and currently, Jell-O. Hickok...

Hung, Jonathan

Jonathan is a consulting digital experience designer with over five years of experience working for clients including Samsung, T-Mobile, Kia, ModCloth...

Huron, Sade

Sade Huron is an award winning Media Artist, originating from South Wales in the United Kingdom. Her work encompasses single channel and video installation, performance art, cabaret and photography. In May 2000 she graduated from the San...

Jakaitis, Jason

Jason received an MFA from San Francisco State University’s Cinema Department and an MA from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s Communications department. He was BAVC...

Johnson, Daniel

Daniel is an Adobe Certified Instructor in Photoshop, Illustrator, and Flash. He is a digital illustrator with traditional training and creates artwork for a Sonoma county design firm, as well as freelance clients. Using Photoshop as his...

Joseph, Aaron

Aaron's creative experience and passion are each one part digital to one part analog. He is a graduate of the Art Institute of Chicago, where his...

Kleeman, Ryan

Ryan Kleeman is an Audio Engineer, Sound Designer, and Instructor. Currently, Ryan is working as a recording and mixing engineer at Sound Arts, and Ghostcat Studios, as well as an assistant engineer and sound designer at Studio Guapo....

Kralowec, Kathleen

Kathleen has been an artist and UI designer in the game industry since she graduated from UCSC's Digital Arts & New Media program in 2010, and her game credits include Paradise Cove, Lost Cities Facebook, Thunderstone Mobile and...

Kuhne, Kadet

Kadet Kuhne specializes in Post-Production Sound for independent film, video games,...

Levie, Matt

Matthew Levie has been a professional editor for two decades. He has cut the documentaries Honest Man: the Life of R. Budd DwyerCurandero and 97 Orchard Street, the PBS television series...

McDonald, Jason

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McFarland, Brandon

Brandon is lead editor/designer at Photon Creative, a production and post-production...

McNeal, Marilyn

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Moore, Dimitri

 

 

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Owen, Aaron

A filmmaker in his own right, Aaron is equally at home behind the camera, in the edit suite or working to integrate technical systems. After a brief stint in college, he was recruited by Phoenix Editorial (now Bonfire Labs) where...

Oyler, Nate

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Petrovic, Tijana

Tijana Petrovic is a filmmaker and cinematographer based in the San Francisco Bay Area. Her short films have screened at festivals internationally including True/False, Ann Arbor, Anthology Film Archives and...

Phillippi, Renata

Renata started her design career working in print till she got the opportunity to work with a startup working on their website, fell in love with ...

Presler, Diane

Diane Presler is an instructor (13 years), designer (25 years) and artist (just born that way...

Redfield, Corey

After graduating with a degree in Motion...

Reyman, Ross

Ross Reyman is a freelance web developer/graphic designer, specializing in typography, interface design and web standard compliant, XHTML/CSS sites. Ross's computer graphics experience includes an 11 year tenure at the California...

Rhudick, Ivan

Ivan Rhudick is an Emmy Award winning Final Cut Pro and Avid editor based in San Francisco.  After graduating from the Boston University Film and Video program, he began working in the world of video post production in...

Sanders, Olen

 

Olen Sanders is a computer applications instructor based in Sacramento, California. He specializes in providing comprehensive group and one-on-one...

Santamaria, David

David Santamaria works as a freelance editor and technical consultant on media projects...

Shetz, Tim

Tim began his design career by teaching himself Photoshop and Illustrator in order to get a job with a small design firm in San Francisco. There he learned about the printing process and packaging design. During his stay he also learned a...

Silber Hathaway, Joanna

Joanna Silber Hathaway is a freelance video editor in San Francisco.  She divides her time between cutting documentary, commercial, event, and academic videos for a variety of clients nationwide.  ...

Thanawala, Shilpa

Shilpa is a web/UI/UX designer and front-end developer.  For over 10 years, she’s specialized in designing and building standards-driven websites and creating great user experiences.  She’s worked at...

Tipton-King, Chris

Chris Tipton-King (www.ctkfilm.com) is a Bay Area...

Turetsky, Lauren

Lauren Turetsky has been working as a Graphic Designer in the Bay Area for around twenty years. She is currently the Art Director at Benz Communications in San Francisco. She has also worked at Williams-Sonoma Inc., in the Creative...

Wharmby, Mary

 

Mary Wharmby is a San Francisco based UX designer, product strategist and teacher. She has worked in the design industry for over fifteen years in firms ranging...

Williams, Doug

Doug Garth Williams is a Bay Area based filmmaker, video editor, and artist working...

Wright, Ewen

Ewen Wright graduated from Hampshire College in 2008.  From 2008-2010 he worked as a...