Tom Poederbach Plus

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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I am an editor/cameraman/director/technical writer who started out in the camera shop of my father as a gofer. Eventually I learned to take photographs, crop and print. In High School a friend and I started making films with a borrowed Kodak Brownie ( 8 mm film camera) from my father's shop. We wrote scripts so I could kiss the most beautiful girl in school who was invited to play the female lead.

7 years later I am a much asked for editor. I worked for all current affairs and sport programs on Dutch TV. In 1976 I became a cameraman too, both in video and film and shot hundreds of sports video clips and paralel to that career I produced a host of industrial and institutional films world wide. In 1990 I was headhunted by Avid Technology Inc. to become one of their evangelists to promote non linear editing ( virtual editing) which was just invented. Since 2003 I am freelance again. As a technical writer and cameraman I currently watch the development of the large sensor (video) camera's. You are never to old to find new and different ways to work. I shoot video as well as Digital Cinema. I use DSLR's as wel as RED's or other large sensor camera's

Research has learned that the video documentary (journalistic approach) is one of the best way to get a marketing message across.
But gimmicks getr good attention but are maybe less effective.

I am a passionare professional, nice person to work with.

External Links


  1. The Digital Distillery Inc.
  2. AJA Marketing
  3. Philip Bloom Reviews & Tutorials
  4. Cinema Control Laboratories
  5. Freefly
  6. Refocused Media
  7. BeSteady
  8. DEFY
  9. Henning Sandström
  11. Johnnie Behiri
  12. Matt Workman
  13. Shane Hurlbut
  14. Ricardo de Sousa
  15. Arie van Dam
  16. Color Grading Central
  17. Susan Rapp
  18. Inspiration Rentals

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