Elliot Herman

Freelance Audio Editor & Music Producer

Location:La Crescenta, California, United States
2 Skills
Reel: http://vimeo.com/user5650955/

B.F.A in Film/Digital Video Production (2011), The University of the Arts; Philadelphia, PA Nominated Mary Lou Beitzel Award (2011), The University of the Arts; Philadelphia, PA


2011 Simple Bonds (15 min) When a son decides to heal his relationship with his father by buying a new mattress, both must settle their petty differences and accept that they are all that each other has left.

2010 OffBase (10 min) An unemployed man is forced to join the military. On the eve of deployment to Iraq he says his goodbyes to his family.

2009 Murdoch: The Beginning (9 min) When a young girl is brutally murdered, Det. James Murdoch is put on the case. Accompanied by his sidekick, Thatch, Murdoch leads an intense investi- gation into apprehending the killer. However, his personal struggle with alco- holism and vengeful nature hinder his pursuit of the truth.


2011 Jib Jab Jr. eBook Series; Assistant Sound Editor
Series of eBook based chapters including “Alphabet”, “Snow”, “Saving Christmas”, “Monster Mahem”, “Trucks” and “Princess.” Assisted in final mixing and rendering of sync sound FX and ambient sound FX.

2011 SmallFrys Commercial Spots; Composer Commercial spots shot for the SmallyFry Build-A-Bear Workshop Video contest 2011.

2010 Changing the Game; Supervising Sound Editor Feature length film. Lead Post-Production sound editing, design, and mixing.

2010 Bucks County; Sound Editor Feature length film. Lead Post-Production sound, editing, and mixing. Crea- ture sound design.

2009 Swooped: Based On A Real Life Occurrence; Production Sound Recordist Feature length film. Audio Recordist/Mixer Philadelphia shoot.

2007 It’s All About Stepping in the Hood; Composer (Additional Music) Composed several tracks of hip-hop music for “making-of” documentary film.

-Orchestration or Orchestral Simulation
-Guitars: Electric Bass, Upright Bass, Double Bass, Acoustic, Electric (Steel & Nylon)
-Analog and Digital Synthesizers
-Percussion Live performance and sampled

2010 Empyrean Hemisphere; Musician/Engineer, Herman Studio, Genre: Electronic.

•Extremely quick study in any studio or production hardware and software.
•Software: Avid Pro Tools v7 through v10.0, Waves, Melodyne, and Izotope plug-ins,
Native Instruments Komplete, Propellerheads’ Reason 4.0 and Recycle 2.1, Steinberg
Cubase, Adobe Creative Suite.
•Hardware: Avid Pro Tools HD systems and consoles; Production gear such as the Wendt
X5, PS Alphamix, Sound Devices 442; boom operation; hard disk recorders such as the Fostex FR2, Sound Devices 722, Tascam HD-2, and various DAT and handheld systems.
Skills (2) Rating
Audio Editing
Music Production