As the founder of Waves, David started his video career in the event industry in which he won several awards for his films. Through over 15 years in the media business, he has worked with numerous brands including Toyota, McDonald’s, Keurig, Coca-Cola, FORTUNE, and many more. A life long musician, video editor, and on-set director, David puts life into every story he tells.
Waves Video Production
Waves Media is a full-service video production company serving San Diego and Boston, and all around the country. We combine cinematic visuals with powerful storytelling, to create engaging and compelling videos that can capture your audience. We produce videos of all kinds, from explaining your product or service, to interview style narratives, to full-on motion graphics pieces and much more.
- David SchmitzOwner/Founder
- Jon SchmitzProducer, Designer, Editor
Jon graduated from Full Sail University as Valedictorian in 2007 and has filmed hundreds of projects since then. Jon specializes in post-production, motion graphics work, and audio engineering.
- Micah VomSteegContent Producer and Video Manager
Micah serves as an editor, content producer, PA, and drone operator with a passion to tell stories through high-quality videos. He has been in media production since 2017 and is currently studying Digital Media at Mt. San Jacinto Community College.
- Bill DarmonProducer, Editor
Bill has been producing video and media for over a decade and has worked on countless shoots, from commercial interviews to full features and cinema shorts to chasing motorcycles in the desert, and everything in between. He has founded Bright Rectangle and Immer Video and has been a big part of Waves Media from the beginning.
- Greg FarnumDirector of Photography
Greg has been filming with Waves since 2012 and has many credits as a DP, and is a go-to for all things video tech.