//about us

our goal:
democratize technology
to empower storytellers
all around the world

who we are

who we are, what we strive for, why and how we accomplish it
//who

we love stories & technology - we create, repurpose and use the latest, cutting edge, tech innovations for the advancement of storytelling

//what

we strive to democratize technology - empowering anyone, from any culture and corner of the world to tell meaningful stories, without limitations

//why

we believe stories matter & are the highest form of expression. we’ll stop at nothing to facilitate & enhance anyone’s ability to bring theirs to life

//how

we are in a relentless pursuit of innovation, that enables us to provide the best tools, services & education to empower any storyteller

what we believe

//innovation

innovation for us is a way of life - we are relentless about it, in anything we do, within the company, with clients and our community

//creativity

in all we do: in storytelling, in our products, in solutions we offer our clients, in approaches we take internally

//inclusion

anybody within the company has a seat at the table - there is no hierarchy and all ideas are not only welcome, but key to our growth

//excellence

we strive to create the most effective products and provide first class service to our clients

//people

we are a safe heaven for the coolest creatives and technologists, who possess an eternal curiosity and love for storytelling and innovation

//community

most of us have been here since day one - many babies were born along the way - we respect, understand & support each other’s needs, drive & desires

we are dft

ramy katrib

ceo | founder

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nancy jundi

coo | cfo

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dylan chudzynski

head of vfx

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thomas galyon

cto | senior colorist

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ty bermea

ciso

erin white

director of content & data security

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avital shalev

director, creative services

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amy phelps

director of operations

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andrea aniceto-chavez

lead cinecode producer

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renita henley

hr manager

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silvia spinelli

finishing producer

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gregory sztain

legal

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scott e. bradbury

sr creative technologist

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jacob tillman

senior online editor

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lakan de leon

senior online editor

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henry santos

colorist | post-producer

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shaley brooks

senior colorist

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mike streeter

night operations manager

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tim serda

facilities manager

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greg filkins

post production engineer

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carlo vega

lead vfx artist

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michael carter

vfx artist

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joshua gluck

vfx artist

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cameron ake

vfx artist

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kourosh pirnizar

cinecode producer

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robert allison

supervising vfx editor

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joshua peffley

vfx editor

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omar ellison

vfx editor

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jeremy derringer

online editor & colorist

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samantha ‘sam’ tengco

deliverables & online assistant editor

javier fernandez

vfx artist
manmeet singh

compositing artist

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drew james

finishing coordinator

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kevin stevens

cinecode devimation


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paul edmiston

sr. io & dailies technician

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matthew kirkman

geodailies operator

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matthew markley

geodailies operator

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jay tello

geodailies operator

dominic rocha

geodailies operator

rachel slott

dailies operator

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nico melahouris

dailies operator
travis woods

assistant to the ceo

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erin rollins

office assistant

our extended family

NCIS: Los Angeles
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stay in touch

323.851.3000
3475 cahuenga blvd. west
los angeles, ca 90068