Robert J. Lawhead







• Photography Assistant - Carol Highsmith Photography, Inc. Maryland.  2012-Present

Location still photography assistant, large format printing, video editing & support.

• Senior Editor - Cinemagic Studios. Portland, Oregon. 1991-Present

Video editor, location audio for video and film, soundtrack production.  Design and

installation management of two video edit suites with an accompanying sound recording studio.

  • Senior Editor / Producer - Media West Inc. Portland, Oregon. 1981-91

Video editor, location audio for video and film, soundtrack production. Design and

installation management of video edit suites, audio studios, multi-image (slide) production areas in

addition to numerous trade shows /live presentations with A/V support.

  • Audio Producer - Westway Recording. Portland, Oregon. 1980-81

  • Facility Design / Producer - Communication Consultants. Portland, Oregon. 1977-80




  University of Texas at Austin - Radio-Television-Film, 1976




   Voted as among the top 15 choice video editors

in the Northwest by Media, Inc. (Seattle, Washington), 1994 - 1998


Clarion Awards, C-Tran, 2003

Houston International Film Festival, "What's In Our Air?", 1999

IBC Award, Peter Pan Seafoods, 1992

  Cindy Award, Intel Corp., 1992

  Gold Camera Award, U.S. Industrial Film & Video Festival, Red Lion Inns, 1992

  Gold Medal, 1992 New York Film Festival, Red Lion Inns, 1992

  Academy of Motion Pictures Award, Best Soundtrack, Student Production, 1977


Telly Awards


2005: Casey Eye Institute, MindTouch, Cinemagic Studios • 2004: Legacy Rehabilitation, Legacy Visiting Nurses Association • 2003: Bushwacker, Multnomah Bible College • 2002: Legacy Health System (3), Intel, Cinemagic Studios • 2001: HWH Productions (2), Biotronik • 2000: Nike, Cinemagic Studios • 1998: Sentrol, Z100 Radio, Tualatin Hills Park & Rec. • 1996: Metro One Telecommunications, Veco Products

1995: Z100 Radio, Zygo Industries


I edit in all traditional and non-traditional styles; documentary, montage and interview-driven

shows are my specialty.  Client list and references available upon request