Blake Sebastian began his film and television career at the age of 17. Now 12 years later, he has been involved in radio, lifestyle/reality tv shows, factual docu-series and online media. He has also been on-air for both TV and radio, has edited for several shows and has served as a researcher. Most recently, Blake has been an editor for both long-form factual content and for digital media. Blake holds a two-year diploma in Broadcast Journalism from BCIT.
Over the last decade, Blake has mostly worked behind the scenes as a videographer, assistant editor, digital media editor and recently, as an assembly editor for long form TV shows. In 2018 and 2019, he helped edit roughly 80 short-form online videos for “High Arctic Haulers,” a show for CBC Television. I 2021-2022 Blake edited over 20 short form videos for HGTV. Over the years, Blake has edited over 250 short form videos for digital media. Blake has also worked as an AE in shows such as “Border Security: America’s Front Lines,” at Force Four Entertainment for “First Dates” on Slice TV and on “Keeping Canada Safe” – a docu-series for CBC Television. Blake also worked as an AE, segment, trailer and sizzle reel editor at Parallax Film Productions. Some of the shows he worked on included “Bahama Blue” on Love Nature and Discovery International, and on “Hell Below” for Smithsonian and National Geographic Channel. In 2017 Blake edited a short film called “Havana Hustle,” which earned the award of commendation at the 2017 Canada Shorts Festival.
Blake has ten years of experience as a videographer. In 2015, he was a videographer/director for Health Wellness & Lifestyle TV, which is featured across Canada on Joy TV and ONE. He has also shot dozens of videos listicles and features for Populist Media Inc., a digital media company showcasing the best of Vancouver. In total, Blake has had experience in a variety of different tasks in over a fifteen different television shows and digital media companies combined.