Tom Aitkenhead

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2018 - 2021Sound recordist
Film (Docu)
Still Stoked
Paul Surety
Surefire Film
2019 - 2020Sound recordist
Film (Short)
A Solid Bond
Jimo Salako
Salako Films
2019Sound assistant
Online
Chelsea Football Club 'Junior Blues Masterclass'
Sam Moir
Easel
2019Sound recordist
Film (Feature)
Solitary
Luke Armstrong
Inspired Pictures
2019Sound assistant
Corporate
Hewlett Packard 'Deal with annoying comments faster'
Simon K Mathews
Movidiam
2019Sound assistant
Television / TV
Love Island 'Olivia and Alex Happily Ever After'
Oliver Barber
Angel Eye Media for Discovery Networks UK
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    I have been trained by a very established sound recordistand have over 20 years experience of recording audio professionally

    Equipment

    I own (and can operate):
    Sound Devices MixPre6, Sennheiser MKH416 boom microphone, 2 x Sanken COS 11 lavalier microphones, 2 x Shure KSM141 microphones, Orca OR28 sound bag, 2 x Sennheisser G4 wireless systems, Tentacle timecode sync box

    About me

    I have been recording audio professionally, full time for over twenty years. As a music producer and audio engineer, my past clients include; George Ezra, Bloc Party, Johnny Borrell, Baby Shambles and The Kooks.

    My passion for film and documentaries has now drawn me to location sound recording. I'm a positive, professional and friendly presence on set, combining great ears with technical ability and excellent communication skills.

    CREDITS

    'Solitary'-Feature film

    Sound recordist: Tom Aitkenhead

    Director: Luke Armstrong

    Solitary Pictures

    www.youtube.com/watch?v=mCSUeGbN6Ms

    'Still Stoked' – Documentary film

    Sound recordist: Tom Aitkenhead

    Director: Paul Surety

    Surefire Film

    stillstokedfilm.com/

    ‘A Solid Bond’ – Short film

    Sound recordist: Tom Aitkenhead

    Director: Jimo Salako

    www.jimosalako.com/

    ‘Love Island; Olivia and Alex Happily Ever After’ – TV series

    Sound assistant: Tom Aitkenhead

    Director: Oliver Barber

    Angel Eye Media for Discovery Networks UK

    uk.tlc.com/series/olivia-alex-happily-ever-after/

    Chelsea Football Club: 'Junior Blues Masterclass' – Online content

    Sound assistant: Tom Aitkenhead

    Director: Sam Moir

    CTV/Easel

    www.juniorblues.com/en/news/2019/08/30/junior-blues-football-masterclass

    'Deal With Annoying Comments Faster' – Online advertising campaign

    Sound assistant: Tom Aitkenhead

    Director: Simon K Matthews

    Client: Hewlett Packard

    Movidiam

    vimeo.com/367864205?ref=em-share

  • Skills

    Years in industry
    • 6+ years
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Interested in
    • Arts
    • Biography
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Digital/Online Campaigns
    • Documentary
    • Film (Feature)
    • Film (LB)
    • Film (Short)
    • Investigative
    • Music
    • Music Promo
    • Natural History
    • News & Current Affairs
    • Reality TV
    • Television
    Experienced in
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Digital/Online Campaigns
    • Film (Feature)
    • Film (LB)
    • Film (Short)
    • Music
    • Music Promo
    • Reality TV
    • Television