Pete Jannotta has worked as a Colorist in the Film and Television industry since 1978 and continues to embrace new technology to further his artistry as a painter of digital imagery.
There is no colorist in Chicago with more experience coloring than Pete.
Whether you work with him in his comfortable office in Chicago or need him to bring his talent and equipment to your location, you are in store for beautiful pictures and fun. Pete provides a level of creativity, craftsmanship and collaboration that can be learned only through years experience.
Pete has worked with a myriad of color correction systems including every permutation of DaVinci since its inception. His current tools of choice are three Davinci Resolve systems one of which can be set up at your office in a flash. These systems include state of the art monitoring and control. Technology supplies his tools, while Pete supplies exclusive talent.
Pete has worked with hundreds of clients on thousands of projects. Before opening his own shop, “Color By Pete”, he was a colorist at Editel Chicago working on national and international advertising accounts until becoming a partner in Skyview Film and Video where he continued to hone his craft working with A-list clients from Chicago, the Midwest, and, indeed, the world. After 10 years at Skyview, Pete moved to The Filmworkers Club where he continued to work on advertising accounts as well as feature films, documentaries, archival films and music videos.
Pete has been a mentor to several successful colorists located across the U.S. and enjoys sharing his knowledge with innovative new filmmakers as a part- time teacher of Film Scanning and Color Correction at Columbia College in Chicago. Pete continues to amaze creatives with his ability to magically transform images, bringing latent beauty to life.
1530 S. State Street
Chicago, IL 60605
+1 312 543 0418