CHALFONT ST. GILES, ENGLAND — Adam Shell has joined Digital Orchard (www.digitalorchardgroup.com) in the newly-created role of head of technology. The announcement follows the growth of the company’s on-set and post production services.
Shell brings a wealth of experience and expertise, having worked in the media production industry for over 20 years. Previously, he was director of workflow at YoYotta, supplying workflow software solutions for the production and post industries. In his new role, Shell will provide technical support to new and existing clients, while designing and implementing robust workflows for feature films, high-end television and commercial productions. He brings a strong understanding of NLE and post production software, as well as in-depth knowledge of camera workflows, color science, editorial, VFX and DI. Shell also has extensive credits as an independent colorist and finishing artist.
“I’m thrilled to join the Digital Orchard team and be a part of their exciting growth plans,” says Shell. “The company’s vision for a unique post production facility in an idyllic countryside location is compelling, and I welcome the chance to be a part of this exciting new chapter.”
“Adam could not have joined us at a more exciting time, and it’s a pleasure to have him on board,” adds Sam Margaritis, managing director of Digital Orchard. “We are delighted to welcome him to our senior management team and I’m confident we will benefit hugely from the range & depth of his expertise.”