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I am a London-based video editor with over 8 years broadcast, commercial and corporate experience.

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Recent Edits

27th November, 2013 | By: Will

Sky Sports F1 | USA Race Opener from William Newell on Vimeo.

Sky Sports F1 | Brazil Race Opener from William Newell on Vimeo.

Sky Sports F1 | India Race Opener from William Newell on Vimeo.

Sky Sports Tennis | World Tour Finals | Final Opener from William Newell on Vimeo.

US Open Tennis

Below are a few edits cut during a 2-week stint in NYC working on the US Open. Cutting on FCP and After Effects, edit requirements included teases, openers, menus, features, interviews and match edits. I also worked with the production team to create a consistent visual style for stings, player profiles, menu beds and other graphics elements used to cover the event.

16th September, 2013 | By: Will

Sky Sports Tennis | US Open Mens Final Opener from William Newell on Vimeo.

Sky Sports Tennis | US Open Djokovic Tease from William Newell on Vimeo.

Sky Sports Tennis | US Open Womens Final Opener from William Newell on Vimeo.

Recent Edits

11th July, 2013 | By: Will

Sky Sports Cricket | The Ashes Intro from William Newell on Vimeo.

Sky Sports Rugby | School of Hard Knocks Promo from William Newell on Vimeo.

Sky Sports Tennis | US Open Promo from William Newell on Vimeo.

Sky Sports F1 | Canadian GP Qualifying Opener from William Newell on Vimeo.

Sky Sports F1 | History of Monaco from William Newell on Vimeo.

Sky Sports F1 | Chinese Race Opener from William Newell on Vimeo.

Sky Sports F1 | Bahrain Race Opener from William Newell on Vimeo.

Super Sunday | Spurs v Arsenal Opener from William Newell on Vimeo.

Sky Sports F1

27th March, 2013 | By: Will

Sky Sports F1 | Australia GP 2013 Closer from William Newell on Vimeo.

 

Sky Sports Tennis

25th February, 2013 | By: Will

Sky Sports Tennis | Indian Wells Promo from William Newell on Vimeo.

Sky Sports Tennis | Nadal Comeback Opener from William Newell on Vimeo.

 

New Showreel for 2013

15th January, 2013 | By: Will

Wiliam Newell | Editor | Showreel 2013 from William Newell on Vimeo.

More Recent Edits

27th November, 2012 | By: Will

Sky F1 United States Grand Prix: Qualifying Opener from William Newell on Vimeo.

Sky F1 United States Grand Prix: Closer from William Newell on Vimeo.

ATP Final Opener from William Newell on Vimeo.

ATP Tennis World Tour - Semi-Finals Opener from William Newell on Vimeo.

Sky Sports F1: Brazilian GP Race Opener from William Newell on Vimeo.

More Recent Edits

6th August, 2012 | By: Will

More Recent Edits

9th May, 2012 | By: Will

8th February, 2012 | By: Will

F1 Grand Prix
I will be touring with the newly-established Sky Sports F1 team as a VT and features editor for their OB coverage. With 2 Avid Media Composer edit suites (tooled up with After Effects and C4D) housed within a fly-away setup for easy transfer from race to race, it is set to be an exciting year ahead. I will be covering half of the race calendar starting in Australia in March and ending in Brazil in November.

8th February, 2012 | By: Will

Cicada Bellwether Edits
Throughout January and February I have been onlining a couple of series for wildlife and observational documentary company, Cicada Bellwether. These include "I Cloned My Pet" for the US cable channel TLC (Discovery) and "Great Animal Escapes" for Animal Planet HD. Finished on Avid Symphony.

More Recent Edits

14th December, 2011 | By: Will

12th September, 2011 | By: Will

Recent Edits

The last few months have seen work on a nature documentary for Nat Geo HD on behalf on Cicada Productions, promo work for Situp TV, a handful of commercials including Rolo Biscuits for Nestle, The Chocolate Tasting Co and The Watch Hut.co.uk, as well as ongoing Sky Sports promo and inserts edits.

8th March, 2011 | By: Will

New Vids!
Some recent edits

16th December, 2010 | By: Will

End of 2010!
Been a busy end to the year, completing adverts and sponsorship bumpers for the likes of Simonseeks.com, iSmart, Envirofone, Cartridge People, MUDD facepacks and Accidents Direct. Also, onlining a nature doc series for the National Geographic HD channel on behalf of Parthenon Entertainment.

2nd July, 2010 | By: Will

Some Recent Edits
Just a sample of recent bits I've put together for Sky TV + Sky Sports. Editing on Avid DS with After Effects.

14th April, 2010 | By: Will

New Agency Representation
You can now book me through The Crewing Company, an agency based at Pinewood Studios that manages post-production and production professionals around the UK.

31st January , 2010 | By: Will

Availability Calendar Now Online
You can now see my availability for the weeks and months ahead by clicking here, or navigating using the "Calendar" tab at the top of the page.

31st January , 2010 | By: Will

New Projects 2010
A busy start to the new year. The second series of Trawlers, Rigs and Rescue: North Sea gets a new look and a new title for it's channel relocation to Bravo later in February. I've been busy finishing all the in-show graphics for "Deadly North Sea" and am also onlining the series on Avid DS. I recently completed some commercial work for Space City Studios in Hammersmith, offlining and onlining a DRTV furniture ad. The commercials work continues with additional DS work on the new Argos ads following their recent re-branding.

5th October , 2009 | By: Will

New Showreel | Winter 2009
I have added recent work to my showreel which can be viewed by clicking here

31st August, 2009 | By: Will

Motion Graphics for Trawlers, Rigs and Rescue: North Sea - Series 2
My motion graphics identity - Alphabet Soup - will be designing and creating new in-show graphics for the second series of Virgin 1's highest-rating show - Trawlers, Rigs and Rescue: North Sea. This will include a new title sequence, map graphics, stings and other show branding elements. The majority of this work will be carried out on Adobe After Effects and Final Cut Pro.

1st August, 2009 | By: Will

Sky Sports Tennis, Football and Golf, Becta Corporate Films and Argos.
The new football season kicks off soon and so the heat is on to create new and exciting promos for each event. Recent projects include: a 'Top Gear' inspired feature for Sky Sports football, 2 corporate films for Becta (onlined on DS) following events at a surburban London school and work on Argos's continuing summer catalogue ad campaign for Smoke and Mirrors.

29th June, 2009 | By: Will

Sky Sports Boxing (BSkyB)
More DS GFX and offline/online work creating openers and promos for pay per view boxing, rugby union and football. Created on DS with Sapphire and Tinder plugins and 3D DVE elements.

6th June, 2009 | By: Will

High School Musical Party (Disney)
Offline edit completed for this short film for the Disney 365 channel looking behind the scenes at the High School Musical Party attraction at Disneyland Paris. Edited on Avid MC Adrenaline.

27th May, 2009 | By: Will

HSBC World Selection (HSBC)
Offline + online for this corporate web film that will feature on an HSBC microsite. Filmed and posted over 3 days, the film was shot on DigiBETA and delivered as various Quicktime encodes. The offline was completed on Avid Media Composer Adrenaline and finished on Avid DS.

22nd May, 2009 | By: Will

4Play: Gary Go (Channel 4)
Grade + online of a short 11-min promotional documentary about the recording artist, Gary Go. Featuring clips from his music videos as well as interview footage, GV's and live performance.

Trawlers, Rigs and Rescue: North Sea (Virgin1)
I've just finished online editing an 8-part series for Virgin1 - Trawlers, Rigs and Rescue: North Sea. Shot on HDV and offlined on Final Cut, the online and grade was carried out on DS v10.1. The show, similar in feel to the likes of Trawlermen and Deadliest Catch, followed the lives of a variety of people working and living in the North Sea from rig-workers to RNLI lifeboatmen. The show was mastered onto HDCAM and downconverted to PAL for delivery.

You can see screen grabs of recent work in the gallery section.