Makrand Sahasrabuddhe

Makrand Sahasrabuddhe

Video Editor / Videographer/ Motion Graphics Artist


I am a freelance video editor, videographer, motion graphic artist based in Toronto. Focused on video editing, Videography, VFX . I achieved different courses in After Effects, Nuke, Cinema 4D, Da Vinci Resolve, Avid, Final Cut Pro, Premier Pro, Photoshop, Illustrator and Indesign. I have worked on variety of projects, short films, documentaries, corporate films, commercials, fashion events, music videos.

Work experience

Work experience
Aug 2012 - Present

Video Editor / Motion Graphic Artist

Freelance Contractor
- Responsible for lightning, filming, editing, creating motion graphics, photo editing, info graphics, graphic design, color correction.
- Involved in all aspects of workflow from film footage, capturing and editing to layoff.
- “Documentary on Crow” for local channel.
- “Pantaloons Employment” corporate video for client.
- Filming live events for local community.
- Worked on Print ads, Corporate Videos, Web based videos, Promotional videos, Training videos, Documentaries, Short Films.
Jan 2014 - May 2014

Volunteer Video Editor / Motion Graphics Artist

Algonquin College, Multimedia Department-Algonquin College, Ottawa ON

- Work directly with the creative and production teams in all aspects of video production (shot logging, story editing, finishing work and motion graphics) for final Client project.

- Animate an assortment of graphical elements including typography, vector based art and still imagery
- Edit a range of material including infographics, images,  and compositing videos.

Dec 2012 - May 2013

Video Editor (Volunteer)

Partners in Research(VROC), London ON

- Non-linear editing with Final Cut Pro and Adobe Premier.
- Motion graphics creation with Motion, After Effects and Photoshop.
- Operating of video cameras, lights, audio and camera support equipment.
- Uploading videos online  (YouTube, Vimeo).
- Ability to carry equipment to location sites.
- Assist in all areas of video production as needed.

Jan 2013 - Apr 2013

Video Editor (Volunteer)

City of London Community Services, London ON

- Responsible for organizing and coordinating raw footage.

- Edited videos to insert music and visual effects to arrange film into sequences ant corrected errors using Avid.

- Attended client meetings to determine specific audio and visual requirements for the project.

Dec 2011 - Aug 2012

Assistant Editor

Majin Studios, Mumbai, India.

- Developed visual content and assembled a variety of communication channels, including – video films/scripts, audio formats, images and graphic elements.

- Collected and assembled all unfinished clippings and video footage onto a computer system on which the work was to be done.

- Prepared small sample clips to be shown to producers and directors; continued working as per their feedback.

- Determined a sensible sequence in which the video had to be edited, together with other technicians.

- Used animation and editing skills along with sound mixing to create realistic videos.

- Ensured that the prescribed quality was maintained across the projects.

Dec 2010 - Dec 2011

Assistant Video Editor

Montage Productions Pvt. Ltd. Mumbai, India

- Assembling the raw footage and material and convert that in to a finished product suitable for posting on social media platforms.
- Worked on software's like adobe premier, FCP, AVID, Movie maker.
- Sound editing including dialogues, sound effects, adding graphics and special effects to the video footage.

- Edited Short films, Corporate films, Documentaries,  Promotional videos for clients.

Sep 2010 - Nov 2010

Intern TV Production

IBN LOKMAT,Mumbai, India

- Assisting in planning schedule for  the shows.

- Coordinating with different departments like production design team or post production or graphics team.

- Assisting for making rough cuts for the editor.

Jul 2009 - Sep 2009

Graphic Design Intern

Span Advertising, Mumbai, India

- Worked in a small, fast-paced, start-up type of environment.

- Assisted in making brochures, logo design, News paper Ads. 

- Worked on Photoshop, Corel Draw, Illustrator.



Final Cut Pro


After Effects

Adobe Premier Pro CC


Da Vinci Resolve

Cinema 4D


Technical Skills

Cameras:                           Panasonic AF100A, HPX250, HPX170, HPX160

                                               Canon T3i, Canon7D, Canon T5i, Canon 5d mark ii,

                                               Nikon D700, Nikon D90.

Graphic Software:         Adobe Premier Pro, Final Cut Pro  Avid 6.0, After Effects CC

                                               Adobe Photoshop CS4, Adobe Flash CS4, Cinema 4D, Da Vinci, Nuke

Web Software:                Macromedia Dreamweaver CS3, Adobe Flash CS3.

Tools:                                  Microsoft Word, Microsoft Power Point, Microsoft Excel.

Operating Systems:      Windows and Mac OS.


2013 - 2014

Post/Graduate In Interactive Multimedia

Algonquin College

Web Designing, Web Development, Graphic Design and Video Editing

2012 - 2013

Post/Graduate Certificate In Visual Effects and Editing In Contemporary Media

Fanshawe College

Video Editing, Animation, Visual Effects

2007 - 2010

Bachelors In Mass Media

Mumbai University

Advertising Major


Adventure Sports, Hiking, Travelling, Gaming, Photography, Soccer, Reading.

References available upon request.