Gary LaPietra

Last updated on 06/25/17

Hello, Gary here! A 24 year old college grad who is looking for that one chance to break out into the entertainment industry; and is ready to achieve great things for a company who simply wanted to take a chance on me.

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Videos

Gary LaPietra - 50 Shades Trailer
Gary LaPietra Professional Video Reel

Tracks

BannedFromTheZoo - TurnOnMe MIX

Credits and Employment History

WORK EXPERIENCE

Production Coordinator/Supervisor July '16 - Present
Barclays Center, Brooklyn NY
•Key responsibility to maintain strict following of game-log into Crossfire platform.
•Responsible for creating creative content to be displayed throughout arena during live •Sporting/Entertainment events.
•Knowledge of proper Audio/Video routing to VTR machines for recording/playback purposes. •Live Camera Operator during University commencement ceremonies as well.


Content Development Intern Feb ’16 - April '16
LaughMD Burbank, CA (Remotely)
• Log content
• Skype with Partners about new ideas
• Document keywords and log lines for films

Client Services Intern Dec ‘15 - Present
PlushNYC New York, NY
• Assist engineers in session when needed.
• Responsible for handling ISDN calls.
• Music/SFX searches.
• Send sessions out to clients.

2 Coffee Dates Webseries, New York, NY Aug 2015-Present
Recording Engineer
• Recorded dialogue from scenes through lavaelier mics
• Transported equipment across various locations
• Set up recording equipment for shoot
• Brokedown equipment on set

Rochester Rhino’s/WNY Flash Soccer Club, Rochester,NY Aug 2015-Present
Gameday Production Operations Intern
• Pregame setup of gameday needs and production equipment
• Communications with Broadcasters from production trailer
• Import local sponsorship graphics, ads and videos onto scoreboard
• Postgame breakdown of props, production equipment

College at Brockport Mens Soccer Team Field Assistant Aug 2008-present
• Managed team equipment and uniforms
• Worked with players during warmups and games
• Videotaping of games/sunyacs/playoffs
• Kept stats and records for team as well as individual

Sound Designer - True Life

MTV Networks

4/2016 - 4/2016

Responsible for sound f/x searches to fit the scene. Cut and mix sound f/x into the scene, using both Time-based & Dynamic processors.

Industry Qualifications

Pro Tools LE/10/11/HD knowledge

Logic Pro 9/X knowledge

Final Cut pro knowledge

iMovie knowledge

Photoshop/Adobe CC knowledge



Very skilled with MAC OS X AND Windows

Efficient user of Microsoft Office.



Advanced Audio Post Production – Full Sail University

• Use of digidesign icon console to mix final project

• Responisble for recording Foley and ADR

• Voice-over artist for final project

• Created spot sessions for both small and large effects

• Knowledge of 5.1 mixing and panning

• Knowledge of I/O setup, busses, and track routing

• Gathered high quality sound effects by field recording

• Detailed documentation and recall sheets created



Advanced Session Recording – Full Sail University

• In charge of console operations prior to session startup

• Multiple mix sessions for project using SSL Matrix Hybrid console

• In charge of mic placement on drums, acoustic piano

• Use of various editing modes inside Pro Tools

• Created large, extensive marketing plan for final project

• File management/organization and save session settings

Education

Full Sail University - Winter Park, Florida

Graduated with Bachelor's of Science degree in Recording Arts.

Final cumulative GPA - 3.21

Technical Equipment

Apple Macbook pro



Software on Macbook -

Pro Tools 10/11

Logic 9/X

Final Cut Pro

Compressor

Motion

Microsoft Office

Maschine

Sibelius



Hardware -

Audio Technica 2020 condensor microphone

SM57 dynamic microphone

Casio CDP-130 full size 88key digital piano

M-Audio Oxygen 25key MIDI keyboard

Avid Mbox mini interface

Focusrite 2i2 interface

2 boom microphone stands

Other Skills/Additional Information

Quick typist

Fast learner

Quick on feet

Ready and eager to learn/work and grow inside of this fast-paced, ever changing industry.