Charles Roberts is an editor, educator and author of Editing with Final Cut Pro 4 and Digital Video Editing with Final Cut Express on Focal Press and co-author of the Apple Pro Training Series Optimizing Your Final Cut Pro System on PeachPit Press. He is a professor and the Film and Video Track Coordinator at Fitchburg State College in Fitchburg, MA where he teaches film and video post production. He received his MFA in video production from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston. In his copious free time, he is a freelance editor, color correction artist and video editing system consultant.