Here are some pictures of me on the job:
Using a 788T to track 8 cast members
Editing ADR dialog to match the usable location sound dialog
Don't Mix and Drive!
Sometimes, you really have to multi-task
Isn't it Grand!
Setting up an interview with Evel Knievel's son, Robbie, at the jump site at the Grand Canyon
Get in the Booth!
I love doing voice-over recording/editing
Too Many Choices
Shall I restore and sweeten problematic audio, or make a lion's growl out of wind? An internal struggle indeed
Where the heck is everyone?
Welcome to the Studio
Who wants to record today?
Booming a suspect as the police conduct an investigation
No, no, no, wait, yes! Sounds good now.
At the hottest place on the planet; the Salt Flats in Death Valley
Live Sound Action
Just a little live-to-2-track going on here
Is it Fixable?
Audio Restoration is a large component of the process. Fixing problematic location sound and restoring to high-fidelity.
The interesting and beautiful Snake River Canyon in Idaho
Are You Ready?
Gearing up for a day in Snow Canyon, Utah
Getting ready to mix some live internet streaming
Here's how I edit audio
The Boom Silhouette
Shooting the D Hotel in Downtown Las Vegas
A Little Personality
Having some fun at Snake River Falls in Idaho
Connect to Camera
Life is a lot better being tethered while the camera is on sticks
Having a good time shooting a reality show with some great cops on the Las Vegas Strip
There is a slight aura of accomplishment coming from this guy!
Covering the Annual World Food Championship in Vegas. Great food all around me
Born and raised. Welcome to my city. One of the entertainment capitals of the world. Let's shoot
They Got My Back
Bring it on
One must put fuel into the body to sustain a high output level
Go Forth, My Son
Looking onward to what lies ahead
The Strip at Night
Just because there's glitzy neon everywhere doesn't mean trouble isn't somewhere lurking...
Strike a Pose
Me and Steadicam having some mid-scene fun
Levels to the Camera
Checking levels out of the wireless hop into the camera.
It's beyond hot in Death Valley
Line Up My Shot
Getting ready to take a swing at Devil's Golf Course, Death Valley
All Eyes on Me
These eyes see everything!
Let's promote the newly-renovated Downtown Vegas
Middle of Nowhere
This looks like a good spot to get lost
These guys know good food
Better Call Dispatch
Suspect on the loose!
That's right. That's how we do it in Vegas
Lav and Boom
That should do the trick
It's a Desert Out There
I think I'm good right here. No need to go further
Mic em Up!
This guy is way taller than me
The Morning Show
The humble resting places for me and the Technical Director
A Little Baggage
This kit has more lights than a Christmas tree
Don't Look Down
Hundreds of feet above the Las Vegas Strip shooting someone repel the side of the building to fix a light
Stay in Synch
The Editors love me
The simpler the better. Sound guys live by this
Nice Art Direction
The set looks great, and I love how the hair stylist is bald
My personal favorite
Send Me Some Tone
Must establish a good gain structure
A Quick OTF
Let's recap what we have so far...
Ride Those Faders
Can't have over-modualted audio. That's a no-no
What is this mysterious glow emitting from the camera? Perhaps some secret weapon that only camera guys know about
The Flying Elvi
These guys jump out of this plane. Did I join them? Heck no.
Ready to Go
All is well on the audio front
3 Cam Studio Shoot
Getting prepped to deliver audio to a variety of destinations
What Was Call Time?
I am way too early
Here Comes the Boom
Trying to capture clean audio in a noisy environment
What is This Thing?
Before it can be restored, we must figure out what it is!
Mountainous beauty at Red Rock in Las Vegas