Darya Virden

Senior Editor

Darya Virden is a senior editor of the editorial team. She has a wealth of experience editing for many websites.


About Darya

Darya is a Seattle based freelance copy writer and editor working with our editorial team. She has great devotion and passion for her work. She has a wealth of experience writing and editing content for websites and blogs. Darya has written and edited content for various large sites.


Her Role

Darya is a senior editor and part of our editorial team. She is tasked with creating the highest-quality articles ensuring no mistakes slip through. She does her job using her editing, formatting, grammatical, and writing skills.


Her Experience

She worked as an assistant director and producer in independent films, mostly in the Seattle region. Contacting cast and crew, organising shoot locations, setting up catering, supplying vital documents (i.e. narrative boards, shot list, scripts, wavers, etc), enforcing set schedule, and setting up and bringing down set have all been part of her tasks.


As a self-employed editor and writer, she writes or edits any project presented to her by a client. This involved creating product descriptions for a website, editing manuscripts, working with film scripts, and ghost writing, among other tasks.


She was also a book editor, which entailed editing the written word's style, appearance, and presentation. Additionally, she was responsible for assembling, scanning, and organising all images for the interior's stylised format.


Other experience include dog sitting and freelance writing and editing on UpWork. Additionally, she volunteered for an online group that communicated with government officials about ideas, discussed how to approach dilemmas, and solved legal language or grammatical edits.


Her Skills

Her skills revolve around content creation, such as the following.


  • Video editing and production

  • Photography

  • Screenwriting

  • Customer service and sales

  • Content writing and editing

  • Creative writing

  • Social networking

  • Pet sitting


Qualities

Darya has great qualities for team work, communication, and responsibility.


Knowledge

She has expert knowledge in Microsoft Word and PowerPoint, Adobe Photoshop, and Final Cut Pro.


Her Education & Qualifications

Darya has studied at three universities and currently holds a Professional Certificate, a Bachelor's Degree, and a High School Diploma.


University of Washington >

  • 2017

  • Professional Certificate

  • Copy Editing


Seattle Film Institute

  • 2013-2014

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • Film/Cinema/Video Studies


Gunnison High School

  • 2007-2010

  • High School Diploma

  • Activities and Society, Speech and Debate, Diversity Club


Her Awards & Accomplishments

Darya has completed 2 recognised projects.


All The King's Fans

April 2014 - January 2015


Moira Mariella >

Jan 2014 – Mar 2014


"Moira Mariella" is a visually driven short film. A lonely little girl discovers a magician's trunk full of magical old photographs that come to life.

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