Yannis Baxevanakis


YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2015Sound Recordist
Joseph Marcantonio
2015Sound Recordist
Dassault Aviation
Thea Cole
Latimer Group
2015Sound Recordist
Film (Docu)
Richard Curson Smith
IWC Media Ltd
  • Education

    2014Mastering sound field recording for documentaryINA
    2009Protools for post productionCMI courses
    2003Mastering the new digital mixersINA
    1998Room acoustics and digital audioC.N.A.M. (Conservatoire National des Arts et Métiers)


    I own (and can operate):
    - Soundfield Mixers/Pre-amps Sound Devices 633 (6CH Sound field Mixer with 10CH recording) Sound Devices MixPre-D (4CH Sound field Mixer) Sound Devices MM-1 (Sound field Pre-amp and boom HP amp), Wireless Audio: 2 Wisycom MTP40S (Tx with Sanken COS11D lavalier mics) Wisycom MCR42s (True Diversity Dual Rx) 2x Sennheiser ew 100-ENG G3 Kits., Wireless IFB: Zaxcom IBF200 (Digital 2,4GHz Timecode and audio system) with 3x ERX2TCD receivers., - Condeser Microphones: Audix TR40 Brauner Phantom Anniversary Edition Sennheiser MKH 416-P48U3 Neumann KM 185 MT RODE NT4 (Stéréo XY), Electret Microphones: Pair of DPA 4006 Sanken COS-11D x3 (2x Black, 1x White) Sennheiser ME 105 (omni) Sennheiser MKE 104 (cardio) Sennheiser MKE-1 BK (omni) AT U841A Omnidirectional Condenser Boundary Microphone, Dynamic Microphones: Beyer Dynamic M88N (C) Shure SM57 Shure SM58 LEM Industries DO 21 B, Windshields & suspensions: Cinela Pianissimo, Rycote BBG 22mm, Rycote Softies 18cm Can use & I own it, Booms: Ambient Quickpole QX5100 (100-420 cm) with Quicklok, Quickpole QXS (50-195 cm) with Quicklok.

    About me

    Paris based sound recordist / sound engineer, Yannis Baxevanakis has worked on productions which varied from TV docs, commercials as well as short films for brands such as IWC Media, BBC, BMW, EDF or KPMG to mobile recordings for classical and wolrd music for major artists such as Olivier Gardon, Adbel Rahman El Bachat or Ara Dinkjian.

    Fluent in English, French and Greek he is used to work with crews of different nationalities and with great adaptability to their particularities.

    He owns a complete sound kit for ENG, Documentary or TV ready to go. (Detailed list into the «Gear» page)

    His dedicated to the creation of emotional and evocative sound prints through the creative use of high quality audio gear. He aims to create sound that communicate the directors vision and always look-out for the best possible result.


    Available on request

  • Skills

    Years in industry
    • 6+ years
    Experienced in
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Documentary
    • Drama Reconstruction
    • ENG/Outside Broadcast
    • Film (Short)
    • Live TV
    • Music
    • Reality TV
    • Television
    • Diving (PADI)
    • Motorcycle
    • Standard Driving (PLG)
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • French
    • Greek