Taos, New Mexico, US
Steve Gootgeld worked for 18 years with Ampex Corporation in audio and video new product development engineering. He is an acclaimed artist, musician, technical advisor, entrepreneur. Steve has over a decade of experience designing and producing print ads, short films, a podcast, community projects and youth programs. He is known for his professional communication skills and a reputation for personal integrity and innovation.
English (North American), English
North American, US General American (GenAm), US West Coast (California, Portland)
Middle Aged, Senior, Young Adult
Animation, Business, Documentaries, Educational, Internet Video, Movie Trailers, Podcasting, Radio, Telephone, Television, Videogames
Steve has created and produced professional magazine ads, jingles, voice overs for private and educational institutions, videos for clients and educational institutions and well as some of his own short films. Awarded People's Choice for his first short documentary about a local street art project that he co-founded. He is proficient in professional audio recording, editing, broadcast conformity, video editing, color correction and encoding/rendering using the full Adobe Creative Cloud suite.
40 years of professional audio recording and editing experience, with professional equipment.
Audio Technica professional condenser microphone
Computer & Software
Graphics Engine running Windows 10 and full Adobe Creative Cloud suite
Focusrite professional mic preamps/40mbs up/down fiber optic internet connection
8-24 hours - Depending on the scope of the project.
Voice overs for commercials, narrations, documentaries, explainer videos, business and internet, corporate training videos, podcasts.
Full audio editing capabilities including conforming to your broadcast standards.
Ability to create a voice track and sync to your video using Adobe Premiere Pro and Audition.
Create jingles with my voice over for your ads, commercials, PSAs, etc.
Same day turnaround for rush projects.
Not equipped for ISDN, but can connect with audio-only via phone, Skype, WhatsApp, Signal and Facetime for a directed session. My communications have provided clients with exactly what they want, many times without a live session.
Every audition submitted is normalized to -3db with zero clipping or distortion, and edited in Adobe Audition CC. The edited audition file is exported as a 256k mp3. Final audio files are lossless format to your spec, up to 24 bit 48khz sample rate.
“Very prompt! High quality recording and a pleasure to work with.”Worker Bee Films Inc., New York, NY - J. Gillespie
“I thoroughly appreciate the professional relationship I have with Steve and am happy to serve as a reference for him in any endeavor he sets forth to achieve. I am confident that you will find Steve to be a warm, intelligent and capable professional who creates an environment that is compassionate and inspirational.”New Mexico Museum of Art - Rebecca Aubin
“Amazing job and always available!”La Dodicesima Battaglia, Rome, Italy - Valeria Rotili
Voice Over Clients
Worker Bee Films Inc., New York, NY - J. Gillespie
New Mexico Museum of Art - Rebecca Aubin
La Dodicesima Battaglia, Rome, Italy - Valeria Rotili
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