2006 Cutting Edge VII Workshop Goes To Jacksonville

Oct 8, 2005

Shawn Montano, director of the NPPA Cutting Edge workshop, announced that the 2006 workshop will be held January 20 and 21, 2006, in Jacksonville, FL. Cutting Edge is an NPPA educational seminar with emphasis on the craft of editing.

Cutting Edge VII: The Chronicles Of Editing will feature as faculty Lou Davis, chief photojournalist for WTVD-TV in Raleigh-Durham, NC;Matt Rafferty, the 2004 Cutting Edge Editor of the Year, a video editor for WJW-TV 8 in Cleveland, OH; and Montano. The 2005 Cutting Edge Editor of the Year, who will be named in December when the year's points are final, will also be there.

Last year's Cutting Edge was held January 29 in Raleigh-Durham, NC, and featured speakers Brian Weister of KMGH-TV in Denver, CO, and Vicki Hildner, special projects editor at KCNC-TV in Denver. Montano was the 2001 NPPA Television Editor of the Year and works at KCNC-TV.

For more information contact Montano at SAMontano@cbs.com.