Robert, the director of Dayo (the Philippines’ first all-digital full length animated film), is a partner and director at Cutting Edge Productions. He is both an Adobe Certified Expert (ACE), and the country’s first and only Adobe Certified Instructor (ACI) in After Effects (CS5, CS6, and CC).
Robert was previously the head of On-air Promotions at MTV Philippines, and prior to that, the on-air graphics and post-production manager of the Integrated News and Current Affairs Creative Imaging Department of ABS-CBN. He was also the director of two weekly programs at ABS-CBN News Channel (ANC).
A Fine Arts graduate of the University of Santo Tomas, Robert started his broadcast design career in 1993 with the Associated Broadcasting Company (ABC 5). This award-winning broadcast designer has worked with numerous nonlinear-editing workstations, and 2D and 3D animation programs.
Since joining PCCI’s faculty more than a decade ago, Robert has taught over 60 After Effects classes, both basic and advanced.