Location & Studio Sound Recordist & Production Sound Mixer Documentary, Drama, Entertainment & Commercial. Broadcast & Corporate.
BIOG / CV
Over 20 years experience in Location and Studio sound, credits with all major UK and many international broadcasters.
"I" Visa valid for working in the USA, 2 UK passports, all major vaccinations including Rabies and Yellow Fever.
Fluent Italian speaker, some French & German, substantial international filming experience.
Hostile environment training, experience of Arctic, Desert, Ocean and Jungle filming expeditions.
Music for picture recording specialist, Studio, Location and Concerts / Events.
Voting Member of BAFTA, The Institute of Professional Sound, and The Royal Television Society.
I've been working in professional broadcast sound since the mid 1990's, gaining a wealth of skills and experience on all kinds of productions in over 60 countries, from Abbey Road studios to the forests of Zambia.
I continue to work on a wide variety of broadcast and corporate productions, and whether it's a simple interview or a complex drama or documentary, I take pride in recording the best sound possible while working closely with cast & crew. I am enthusiastic, calm under pressure, diplomatic, and always happy to adapt to theneeds of each new project.
Lectrosonics Radio Mics / Wireless links, various frequency blocks for world-wide use.
Large selection of personal mics - Sanken, DPA, Tram, Sony, etc.
Headphone Monitoring System with multiple wireless headsets.
Schoeps and Sennheiser shotgun mics.
Schoeps MS stereo mic rig, Surroud and VR-Audio mic rigs.
Multiple Timecode Sync Devices.
I own a comprehensive sound kit capable of recording everything from a simple interview with minimal set-up time, to a full drama production with live music, recording multiple elements separately as well as providing feeds and mixes.
I am also used to handling both video and sound files on location, working with a wide range of camera formats from Sony, Red, Arri, Canon, GoPro, etc.
I'm always happy to discuss technical details, and tailor the sound kit package to fit the requirements of each production.
One Strange Rock - Nat Geo Forces of Nature with Brian Cox - BBC The Who: Tommy Live at the Royal Albert Hall - Eagle Rock Tutankhamun: The Truth Uncovered - BBC City in the Sky - BBC1 Supersized Earth - BBC1 David Baddiel on the Silk Road - Pioneer for Discovery Inside the Factory - BBC Bon Jovi When We Were Beautiful - Radical Media for Showtime Top Gear - BBC Inside the Human Body - BBC1 U2 Live in Paris - HBO The Day The Dinosaurs Died - BBC The Treasure Hunters - BBC1 Britain by Drone - Channel 4 Horizon - BBC 2 & 4 Raging Planet - Discovery The Apprentice - Talkback for BBC How the Earth Works - Discovery Naked Science - Nat Geo Dancing on Ice - ITV Productions X Factor - Talkback for ITV The Girls of Hedsor Hall - MTV USA Autumnwatch - BBC John Meets Paul - CTVC for ITV Bunnytown - Baker Coogan / Disney Big Fat Quiz of the Year - Channel 4 Various Music Performances - MTV, BBC, Apple etc. Paradise Lost - Channel 5
I have also worked on numerous corporate and commercial productions for clients including: Apple, Barclays, BT, HSBC, PWC, Sainsburys, Unilever & Virgin, produced by companies including: CTN, The Edge, Hogarth, Jack Morton, Merchant Cantos, RSA, Wardour, & WPP