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Rob Bonstin
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Hey Plussers!  Please consider donating to my LifeCycle ride next year!  Thank you!

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Friends,

As you know I am participating in the AIDS LifeCycle this year from May 31 through June 6th, 2015. I'll be riding from San Francisco to Los Angeles for a total of 545 miles on my bicycle with many others who have pledged to raise money to support the San Fransicso AIDS Foundation and the Los Angeles LGBT Center to provide critical services and education needed to mee the growing needs of the communies supported by these organizations. I'm riding to raise awarness and knowledge about HIV/AIDS. I ride so that someday I and others like me won't have to.

AIDS isn't over, in California alone there are 151,000 people living with HIV. There are significant costs involved with the people living with HIV and supporting clinical trials and state-of-the-art treatment that helps the folks with the disease live longer and with a better quality of life.

Something I heard the other day from an ALC volunteer is that the money we raise goes directly and immediatly to the SF AIDS Foundation and the LA LGBT Center for the services provided by these agencies. That really made me feel that much more glad I'm doing this. But don't take my word for it, go to the AIDS LifeCycle website or just google it and find out for yourself.

Some of you have already donated on my behalf and for that I thank you very much. It means a lot to me. If you haven't already, don't feel like you need to give more then anyone or give a miniumum amount. Any amount is helpful and I absolutely appreciate it more than I could possibly say. $1, $5, whatever. I'm so glad to be doing this, the folks I've been training with are some of the coolest, sweetest, amazing people I've ever met and a lot of people who tell me the ride will change my life. I feel like it already has and I invite you to join me on my journey.

Thanks!
Rob

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"...the Aral Sea has been steadily shrinking since the 1960s after the rivers that fed it were diverted by Soviet irrigation projects." Don't you even read your own links?

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My Grandfather used to say any man who hit a woman was a bum. I’d add to that any man who didn’t treat a woman with utmost respect and absolute equality is also a bum. #HeForShe
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Happy Autumn!  Don't FALL for any trickery!  SEE WHAT I DID THERE?!  BECAUSE AUTUMN IS SOMETIMES CALL FALL AND I MADE A PUN.  GET IT?  GET IT?????
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Assistant VFX Editor at ILM
Skills
Film & Television Editorial, Mastering and distribution, music production and performance
Employment
  • Industrial Light & Magic
    Assistant VFX Editor, 2014 - present
    Assistant VFX Editor
  • Industrial Light & Magic
    Projectionist, 2014 - 2014
    Currently serving as a projectionist in one of the digital theaters at Letterman Digital Arts for ILM. I'm responsible for correctly operating and maintaining a digital theater with 4K projection capabilities for ILM productions and LucasFilm presentations. I support a variety of digital sources and theater A/V configurations, as well as connecting to various remote sources for video teleconferencing between local and world-wide ILM crews.
  • Industrial Light and Magic
    Senior Technical Operator, 1999 - 2013
    As the technical lead in Master Control of ILM’s Media Operations department, I was responsible for designing and documenting the workflows and procedures for the Technical Operators and to maintain strict quality assurance for final delivery for broadcast and digital cinema. My primary focus was to create the highest quality and most efficient means to accomplish all of the many tasks for MCR. This included digital mastering and restoration of the Star Wars films, final conform and finishing of the Clone Wars animated series and the complete end-to-end pipeline, from ingest to projection of digital cinema presentations for ILM, LucasFilm and for external distribution. I was also closely involved in the staffing of the MCR from reviewing and interviewing potential hires to helping with performance reviews. I also worked very closely with the Media Systems Engineers as we evaluated new systems and hardware for integration into our pipelines at LucasFilm and ILM.
  • Western Video Images
    Chief Technical Assistant, 1994 - 1999
    At Western Images I was responsible for the training of the Technical Assistants and the documentation of procedures within the Western Master Control Room. I also assisted the artist, editors and colorists during their client-attended sessions. I was also tasked with supporting the systems and suites and did some system administration of the UNIX and Mac workstations under the supervision of the Video Engineering staff.
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Steve Bonstone, Lucious Bloodfire
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VFX Editor, Rock n Roll Singer
Introduction
I'm an experienced film editor and VFX artist.  I've played a key role in the post production & VFX production on feature films such as the Star Wars prequels, Star Wars Original Trilogy re-releases and films such as: Avengers, Rango and the Pirates of the Caribbean films. I’ve contributed editing, visual effects and motion graphics to many types of video and film productions.  I helped create the workflows for the conform and mastering for the Star Wars: The Clone Wars & Detours animated series. I served as online editor for the The Clone Wars animated feature film.

I'm also an active singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist and am currently performing with two musical acts.  Bonstone is an original band with long time collaborators Tom Young and Brian Jackson.  We play real music with heart and soul in a pop-rock, Americana, pop-punkish style.  My other band, The B-Side '70s is a full-fledged '70s era arena hard rock tribute band.  We play cover tunes of the great rockers of the '70s:  Ted Nugent, UFO, Thin Lizzy & Led Zeppelin to name a few.
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I've worked my way up by persevering and have so many great friends that have helped me along the way. I'm perpetually optimistic through thick and thin and it's paid off well so far.
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Oakland, CA
Previously
Benicia, CA - Alameda, CA
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