Luma Touch is a small team of video professionals dedicated to creating and supporting amazing creative media software for creative professionals and enthusiasts.
Co-Founder, Product Design
Terri brings over 24 years of experience from the video industry to her passion for user experience and design. In 1988 Terri helped usher in the era of non-linear editing as a video editor at Alpha Cine Labs in Seattle. In 1995 she moved to London to become a Product Specialist for Lightworks, and eventually Tektronix where she worked on a team creating VIP, a powerful, live, multi-track editing system for broadcasters such as ABC. After returning to Seattle in 2000, she founded her own video editing and consulting business where she provided design and beta-test management for Liquid (Fast Multimedia) and Pinnacle Studio (Pinnacle Systems). In 2007, Terri joined Avid as a member of the Pinnacle Studio team. Most recently as a Principal Product Designer for Avid and then Corel she led the product management and design of the successful Pinnacle Studio for iPad. Terri received her BA in Visual Communications at The Evergreen State College, and earned a Professional Certificate at the University of Washington in Human Centered Design and Engineering.
Chris has over 30 years of software engineering and leadership experience, specializing in video and GPU video processing technologies.
He co-founded Hollywood FX in 1993, delivered an award-winning line of 3D video motion graphic products, and helped engineer the sale of Hollywood FX to Pinnacle Systems in 1999. As part of the Pinnacle Studio team at Pinnacle, Avid and then Corel, he created and integrated numerous technologies and products for 3D motion graphics, GPU video processing, digital-rights-management, and much more.
He led the development and release of the highly-successful Pinnacle Studio for iPad (previously Avid Studio). Most recently he led the engineering team at Condition One, creators of incredible immersive video technologies. Chris received his BS in Computer Science at Westminster College.
Director of Quality Assurance
Androu leads quality assurance testing, provides technical support, and consults on editing feature design.
Androu has been a video editor for the best part of 30 years. He began his career in London as an offline editor for One Zero Nine Productions working on a variety of programs. With the advent of non-linear editing he found a position with Lightworks as a technical support specialist.
He has had a strong involment with various non-linear editing systems in the past 15 years including Avid Media Composer, Newscutter, FAST Systems 601, Pinnacle Liquid, Premiere Pro and FCPX.
Most recently he worked as an independent videographer and editor in the Pacific Northwest.
Josh provides product marketing support for Luma Touch. He brings almost half a decade of communication expertise including community and influencer engagement, storytelling, and digital strategy to the team.
In addition to being a member of the Luma Touch team, Josh also owns and operates Shiba Inu Studio, a business helping brands distill complex messages and cook up creative ways to tell their stories. He’s worked with clients including Uber, NetHope, Microsoft, and American Express.
Josh is a graduate of the University of Washington. He enjoys experimenting with new technologies and finding ways to connect them to everyday challenges. You’ll often find Josh traversing Seattle’s eclectic collection of neighborhoods in search of a coffee shop or a community event.
What We Do
We design products that are powerful, easy, and fun to use. Our user-centered approach to design focuses on constantly refining every user interaction throughout the creation, development and ongoing evolution of our products.
We’ve been engineering and innovating creative tools for video since the early days of desktop digital video. We constantly strive to marry the latest technology with the best development practices to create amazing software.
We are dedicated to supporting our customers. In our forums you’ll communicate directly with the designers and developers of Luma Touch products, and an ever-growing community of amazing users who find new ways to get more from our products than we ever imagined.