Visual Storyteller

Derrick Abeyta
Editor/Designer, Owner

Derrick Abeyta is a visual storyteller and the owner/operator of Blu Pixel Post. Blu Pixel is a small independent post production company that was started in 2006 and is located in the Phoenix area.

Derrick began video editing in the early 90's on traditional Ampex linear A+B Roll and pre-read tape equipment for Timberline Productions, a large Phoenix based full service production company. His editing work was mainly for hi-end special event, corporate communication and TV. By the mid-1990's he switched to video editing on AVID nonlinear systems.

Throughout the years, Derrick's freelance career has landed him editing jobs at all the major Phoenix post houses and even across the U.S. Some exotic locations include Hawaii, the Virgin Islands, Bahamas and Europe. Derrick has worked with local clients such as the Arizona Diamondbacks, the Phoenix Suns and Fox Sports AZ.

Derrick has had the privilege to work with the Arizona Diamondbacks Baseball team for 7 seasons on the "D-backs Playin' Hardball" TV show. In the shows 10 year run, the local Arizona 1/2 hour sports program had been nominated and won several regional Emmy Awards. Derrick's online editing skills had contributed to the shows success.

2015, Derrick has continued his careers success
and had the opportunity to edit with NBC Sports
at the Super Bowl Central Event in Phoenix, AZ.
(group photo below, back row, mid right)