Production Sound & Video

Fall 2016

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8 DONAVAN DEAR CAS Donavan studied engineering and physics in college, and then started working in sound at an acoustics research/ testing company. Credits include Titanic and Pearl Harbor as a boom operator. As Sound Mixer, over four hundred episodes of television, including CSI, CSI: NY, CSI: Miami, and currently, the third season of Scorpion. VINCENT PARKER Vincent began his career in 1998 in the technology indus- try creating 3D effects for broadcast video hardware. He joined Local 695 as a Video Engineer in 2001. He is also a software developer, creating most of the tools he uses for computer & video playback. MATT PRICE Matt is a Sound Mixer and Sound Editor with over 350 proj- ects focusing around film, commercials and corporate proj- ects. Matt is very passionate about documenting his career and providing more content for the sound community. GARY RAYMOND After college in the '70s, Gary toured as a bass player and singer with the Serendipity Singers, The Platters, Eric Burdon and War. He was Technical Coordinator at Disneyland and has worked as a Studio Musician, Live Sound Engineer with over 400 major bands and since 1993, Music Playback Operator in Local 695 with an Emmy for the Scrubs musical. Gary is also a Sound Artist with exhibits at the Long Beach Museum of Art and the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival. JEFF WEXLER CAS Jeff Wexler CAS, in his 46th year as a Production Sound Mixer, honored with a BAFTA Film Award for Best Sound for Almost Famous, nominated twice by the Academy and the Cinema Audio Society for his work on The Last Samurai and Independence Day, noted for his work on Jerry Maguire, Get Shorty, The Natural and Being There. He was also nominated for an Emmy and a CAS Award for the HBO movie 61*. The first to use DAT in production, he went on to introduce the first-ever file-based production recorder, the original Zaxcom Deva I. Jeff is also a recipient of the CAS Career Achievement Award. I.A.T.S.E. Local 695 Production Sound Technicians, Television Engineers, Video Assist Technicians and Studio Projectionists Certified & Chartered September 15, 1930 A California Nonprofit Labor Corporation Incorporated July 31, 1951, State of California Affiliated with the A.F.L.-C.I.O., California State Federation of Labor, and L.A. Central Labor Council 5439 Cahuenga Blvd. North Hollywood, CA 91601 (818) 985-9204 (818) 760-4681 fax ——————————— BUSINESS REPRESENTATIVE Scott Bernard PRESIDENT/ASSISTANT BA Mark Ulano CAS AMPS VICE PRESIDENT Jay Patterson CAS RECORDING SECRETARY/ EDUCATION DIRECTOR Laurence B. Abrams TREASURER Phillip W. Palmer CAS SERGEANT-AT-ARMS Andy Rovins CAS TRUSTEES Shawn Holden CAS Peggy Names Jeff Wexler CAS BOARD MEMBERS Agamemnon Andrianos CAS Jillian Arnold Devendra Cleary CAS Courtney Goodin Richard Lightstone CAS AMPS Steve Nelson CAS FIELD REPRESENTATIVE Joe Aredas, Jr. EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT/ MEMBERSHIP SERVICES COORDINATOR Linda Skinner SENIOR ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT Cindy Vivar ACCOUNTING Nikki Riordan OFFICE STAFF Michael Kanyer PRODUCTION SOUND & VIDEO CO-EDITORS Richard Lightstone CAS AMPS Eric Pierce CAS Mark Ulano CAS AMPS ——————————— Production Sound & Video Inquiries or suggestions PUBLISHER IngleDodd Media ADVERTISING (310) 207-4410 Photos courtesy of the respective contributors. OUR CONTRIBUTORS

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