- If you need to hire a freelance sound
man & recordist for video, film or television in
Colorado, please consider my company, Mister Photon
Media. In addition to my location audio mixing &
recording services I assist by providing camera equipment
rental, crew member referral, equipment rental resources,
and I can also refer other sound people across CO if
I am already booked on a production. I also have an
expansive background in studio mixing as well, enabling
you the person whom is an asset to your production.
I understand that the only way for to record audio in
the field is the clean and clear way, free from intrusions,
or distractions. I also know the basic principles of
the tasks related to field production, and the more
complex methods of mixing & recording to a variety
of cameras, digital recorders or other audio interfaces
enabling you to use your sound immediately without problem
or delay. As a production professional I have worked
with several cameras from RED, ARRI, Sony, Canon, Panasonic,
Sony, Thomson, Vision Research, Eclaire, Black Magic,
Panavision, and many other film cameras in the past.
I also know the reference levels of about every video
camera listed above (out of hundreds of cameras), ensuring
the cleanest sound recording.
addition to location sound mixing services my company
provides audio services for post production, editing,
sound effects libraries, radio journalism or other reporting
using the best software & hardware to record for
your exact needs. We can also record to CD, Mp3, WAV,
broadcast WAV, or other media for non broadcast. Or
we can record these formats for film production or television
for your reference
common terms also include audio tech services for video,
film or television production, a boom operator, A1 or
A2, a sound man, woman or person, or a sound or audio
engineer. Read more below
Reference - "Well done today, Jim Johnson JWT Atlanta"
an audio tech whom
you can rely on for scalable services
when you're looking for a sound guy in CO or traveling
whom can adapt quickly. From the basic lavalier and
boom on separate channels to multiple lavaliers mixed
to camera or combinations of multiple cameras with time
code sync, along with multi track recording/mixing;
for large feature film or HD sets, for live shots, on
production trucks, or whatever the combination/location
- make a sound decision to call me for your engineering
& recording with experience for specific type production
anywhere in CO or traveling. Whether it's documentary,
corporate video, television commercial, specific television
have also worked with several cameras & varied models
/ formats. Sony, Canon, Panasonic, RED, Arri, Aaton,
and many older film cameras. Other cameras mixed with
include JVC, Thomson, Vision, Ikegami, among many others.
If you can think of a production type, & type of
camera for audio mixing & recording, film or digital,
I have most likely been there. I also have specialized
audio cables for specific model cameras, outside the
common XLR connector (connectors for Arri, RED, or other
proprietary audio connection/cable). I also can also
slave a camera or take time code from the camera for
multiple track mixing & sound recording as well.
also use top sound gear from Sound Devices, PSC, TASCAM,
Lectrosonics, Sennheiser, Countryman, Sony, TRAM among
many others. Aside from my top equipment I have all
the tricks to hide mics, gather audio from unconventional
sources & all the common applications, and bring
a group of skills capable for all types of sound mixing
/ recording, as well the camera support, along with
resources to make your production an ease.
me for your location sound mix? Simple. When
you travel anywhere, spend the money, you need the best
attention to everything, ideal equipment resources and
someone whom is just as curious about your project with
the attention to details (ALL included). Wherever your
production is based in, whatever the production, I take
interest in all the stories. commercials, news pieces,
documentaries, and other productions I'm hired on, call
me your active audience always listening / mixing as
your soundie aka soundy. I have been a production professional
since 1990 and have several clients across the planet
whom call on me for their production sound solutions
local in CO or to travel me as they know they receive
the best mix of clean audio every shoot.
I also have ample production location sound experiences
for many types of films and specific television programs
where specific equipment resource combinations + prior
experiences are the par. I've
worked for most every network
in America, the UK, Japan/Asia, many in Europe, Central/South
America, Australia, some middle eastern programmers
and many, many production companies, camera people among
other satisfied customers.
have additional production equipment available to you
to keep your travel costs down when traveling into Colorado
for a shoot from lighting, tripods, grip equipment,
AC & gear so you can dodge the heavy airline baggage
tolls on your production pocketbook.
you coming from another country and don't want to be
tasked with the hassles that US Customs imposes, I can
arrange an equipment package to cut the hassle for you
in Colorado? My
Local Areas ?
cover the entire state.
The larger populations include Denver
Metro area (+ the surrounding cities), Colorado
Fort Collins and the Rocky Mountain areas starting from
Lakewood/Golden and heading west. But you can hire me
everywhere in Colorado for location sound, as
many do. As I enjoy working I have provided reliable
professional sound person labor with gear from north,
south, east to west in CO, as well, traveling so think
of me where you're shooting in the state or traveling.
North / South / East / West - NO Problem. I'm minutes
away from all the larger
metro area and I'm centrally located in Colorado
as well, so call on me to speed to your production.
The cities I'm close to include: Denver, Colorado Springs,
Highlands Ranch, Littleton, Lone Tree, Greenwood Village,
Centennial, Englewood, Sheridan, Arvada,
Morrison, Golden, Wheat Ridge, Westminster,
Commerce City, Thornton, Lakewood, Northglenn, Federal
Heights, Montbello, Boulder, Lafayette & Louisville.
I'm able to be within many of these areas in minutes
or less than an a hour.
My professional experience spans 1991 in Colorado
on productions for ENG, EFP, TV, corporate and film
shoots. My national and global experience started around
1994 as a embarked on my freelance services with credits
spanning many countries to date.
is a diverse geography with all types of production
as well. There are so many stories in news, business
communications, advertising productions (for TV or web),
many types of television specific programs, along with
great scenics across the state. I have also traveled
as a local on multiple day assignments or single day
assignments throughout Colorado, nationally and globally
as I enjoy working & traveling as well. I have references
nationally for you and some global as well if you are
making a serious inquiry (not a deal shopper) to ensure
your confidence. I have worked Union and Non Union production
sets as well and am easy to get along with. I also use
the top sound mixing & recording gear regardless
if you hire me for broadcast video, for non broadcast
(such as corporate video production or B2B or B2C internal
or external communications), for specific ENG/news,
all the various types of EFP, among other, including
exact film productions. My equipment preferences;
include (outside links)
along with other audio gear / sound accessories-
equipped for any production.
I have seen every part of the state and I refer other
sound people or crew assets across Colorado qualified
to your program or production type, as references go
a long way for easing a potential clients concern or
to provide solutions to the productions.
larger assignment for production location sound mixing/recording
and boom operator services include for Sony Pictures
- Catch & Release, The United States Marines 35mm
Spots/JWT, Mission Impossible II, Lucas Films - The
RED BARON, and many, many reputable networks. National
Geographic, CNN, NBC, MSNBC, CBS, ABC, FOX & news,
BBC UK, NINE, CBC Canada, History, Discovery, BIO, National
Geographic, (+ various television programs), Univision,
Tribune Broadcasting among many others. Some bigger
client for my production sound skills have included
spots for FORD, SAAB, Chevrolet, FED EX, WAL MART, TARGET,
Microsoft, GOOGLE, National Jewish Hospital, The United
States Postal Service, Key Bank, Yahoo, MSN, CNET, Microsoft
+ many, many others.
* Apologies for the masculine references (sound guy
or audio guy)- as there are ample location production
sound women in the business.
a quote? for rates. The best (720) 299-2084
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espanol - Yo soy un grabador de sonido, también
llamada de una persona o un hombre de sonido o de la
persona de audio o el sonido hombre, o audio technico
en Colorado. En Los Estados Unidos - USA, United States