RIPPLE TRAINERS

STEVE MARTIN

Steve is the president and founder of Ripple Training. Steve has over 18 years of experience as an editor, producer and trainer. He has taught workshops at NAB, Macworld, DV Expo, QuickTime Live and the American Film Institute. He is currently a lead instructor for Apple's Certified Pro training program.
BRIAN GARY

An award winning writer, producer and director, Brian Gary is founder and CEO of Flying Chaucer Films LLC of Los Angeles and Flying Chaucer Productions LLC in New Orleans. Under those shingles, Brian Gary has created a wide array of content for television, theatrical release and the Web. Accomplished editor rounds out his filmmaker's skill-set and he lectures nationwide as a certified Final Cut Pro instructor. He is the author of our Compressor 3 Up and Running and The Art of Encoding tutorials.
ANDREW BALIS

Andrew is a cinematographer, editor, post production consultant and Apple certified instructor teaching classes in Final Cut Pro to industry professionals at Moviola Education and UCLA. He is author of our Color Grading in Color and Color Correction in Final Cut Pro tutorials.
MARK SPENCER

Mark Spencer is a bay area-based producer, editor, teacher and writer. He owns Day Street Productions, Inc. (www.daystreet.com), a production and post studio focused on corporate video. Mark is also an Apple-certified instructor and the author of Motion Graphics and Effects in Final Cut Studio from Peachpit Press and the author of our Motion 3 Fast Forward and Deep Dive tutorials.
ESTELLE McGECHIE

Estelle left Australia in 2001 to pursue the overseas market and in 2002 she was awarded an O1-Visa for 'Outstanding Achievement in the Field of Editing. Her New York work has included short narrative, documentary, advertising and music videos. Certified by Apple to teach Final Cut Pro HD and Motion, Estelle's repertoire also includes extensive knowledge of Avid, After Effects, and Photoshop