WE ARE UPPERCUT.

We make creative content for broadcast, web, mobile and pretty much any digital screen. UPPERCUT Studios partners with advertising agencies, PR firms, corporate marketing departments and other communication groups.

J. Dax Parise began his career as an agency producer, where he channeled his creative energy into commercial productions of clients such as: Rite Aid, Mellon Bank, Adelphia Communications, UPMC Healthcare System, True Value and others. Dax is the Executive Producer here at UPPERCUT Studios, focusing on broadcast, corporate and digital content clients. "When you have a challenge, call me and I'll find a way to make it happen. My goal is to respond to my clients needs. When they succeed I succeed."

Ray has been in the industry for over twenty years, working with major film studios, national ad agencies and every flavor of corporate client along the way. "I've been very lucky to have worked with some of the most visionary talent in the region and across the nation." Having worked on Autodesk Fire, Smoke, Flame, Inferno, Avid DS, DaVinci Resolve and almost every non-linear editor, Ray has the unique ability to take your project from start to finish. Ray will focus his expertise on business strategy, post-production, technical operations and of course editing! 

We have years of experience shooting feature & documentary films, ad campaigns, industrials and psa’s. We offer the best directors from the west coast, east coast and everywhere in between.

If you need to create some extra magic, we have you covered. 3d, 2d, 2.5d, motion graphics, compositing, tracking, particles, move that mountain, replace that sign….yeah we do that.

We believe that editing makes or breaks your project. With over 50 years of combined post production experience our editors are prepared to contribute far more than simply pushing buttons.

Interactive, web, mobile, html5, banners, kiosk….Let’s do it!. We can offer start to finish digital content that looks great on any screen so you can rest easy. Our team lives and breathes this stuff.