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Office: 409 Communications/Music Complex
M.F.A., University of New Orleans
B.A., University of New Orleans
Intro to Digital Filmmaking
Digital Editing
Senior Film Project


Extraordinary Professor, Digital Filmmaking

Professor Robert Racine has over 22 years of experience in digital non-linear systems, broadcast television systems, and digital media networks, and holds an MFA in film production from the University of New Orleans. Since 2001, he has taught courses in digital cinema technology, editing, visual effects, sound production and design, and 3D animation. Recently, Robert completed a 4K digital cinema production pipeline, including 5K Red Epic acquisition dailies processing, color grading, DCP creation, and 4K projection.

Robert’s creative interests lie within sound design for cinema; most recently, he served as sound designer and post supervisor for the film Brokedown Paradise, directed by Laura Medina. His research interests focus on workflow design for media production and the use of technology to create effective and efficient solutions. Currently, Robert is an Avid Certified Instructor and maintains technical support certifications for Avid non-linear edit systems and storage solutions.

Robert has designed and built solutions for household names including Cox Communications, Lockheed Martin, Louisiana Public Broadcasting, Arkansas Educational Television, Mississippi Educational Television Authority, Louisiana State University, and the University of New Orleans. In his spare time, he enjoys coaching youth sports, writing songs, and playing bass with his band, In His Company.


Rob’s Latest

Instructor Ivan Griffin Releases Debut Solo Album

FAMIS congratulates vocal instructor and bass-baritone Ivan Griffin, who just released a debut solo album, Finding My Way Back to Me.  A stylistically versatile collection of original songs, the album also features music by Valerian E. Smith. This new release is just […]

Instructor Mia Borders Profiled in Offbeat Magazine

As a recording and performing R&B artist, new FAMIS instructor Mia Borders brings a wealth of knowledge to the contemporary ensemble course she teaches. Recently, Mia was profiled in New Orleans’ Offbeat Magazine, which covered her recent performance at New […]

Vocal Instructor Eboneé Davis and OperaCreole Featured on NPR’s Weekend Edition

As principal soprano and board member of the New Orleans opera company OperaCreole, FAMIS vocal instructor Eboneé Davis was recently mentioned in a profile on NPR’s Weekend Edition: “OperaCréole, an opera company founded in New Orleans, is resurrecting music written […]

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