Tom Wolsky has been working in film and television for over 40 years. After graduating from the London School of Film Technique he worked as a writer, producer, and technician on productions for the BBC, London Weekend Television, and others, before joining ABC News. He was an operations manager and producer for ABC in London before moving to New York as tape and editorial producer for morning and overnight news. 

Since leaving ABC he has had his own production company creating corporate communications and documentaries. For the past 15 years he has also been teaching, authoring books on Final Cut Pro and Final Cut Express for Focal Press and training DVDs and online instruction for Final Cut Pro, Final Cut Studio, Final Cut Express, and Mac OS X with Class on Demand ( He is a founding director and senior instructor for the Digital Media Academy. He is a certified trainer in Final Cut Pro X, level 1 and 2. His Class On Demand training has won multiple Telly and Horizon Interactive awards. He trains and consults with teachers, students, and companies around the country as well as being an active presence on a number of online forums, 2-pop, Creative Cow, and the Apple support forums.