Author Archive: Peter Lago

Peter Lago is a sound editor and designer with extensive experience in feature, television, documentaries, and new media projects. A staff editor at Burbank-based Monkeyland Audio since 2003, Peter has developed a strong reputation for delivering high quality, well detailed and expressive tracks in a timely and efficient manner. He is passionate about collaborating with clients and about defining the sonic "pulses" of their projects. Some of Peter's credits include: Sushi Girl, Climate Refugees, The Celestine Prophecy, and SEAL Team Six: The Raid on Osama Bin Laden. Nominated six times for a Golden Reel Award, Peter finally won his first one in 2012 for his work on high-octane webseries, "Aim High." Check out Peter's blogsite for more info on his experiences in the "sonic trenches": www.lagosounds.com.

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HOW TO SAVE TIME AND MONEY IN POST SOUND

HOW TO SAVE TIME AND MONEY IN POST SOUND

Sound Designer Peter Lago reminds indie filmmakers the best way to save time and money in post sound is to begin with a tight script.

| 07/29/2013 | 4 Comments
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SOUND EDITING FROM THE HEART ON “MAX ROSE”

SOUND EDITING FROM THE HEART ON “MAX ROSE”

Sage advice from sound editor and designer Peter Lago on crafting the soundscape of a film.

| 06/03/2013 | 0 Comments
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THE OSCARS, SOUND, AND FLOWING BLONDE HAIR

THE OSCARS, SOUND, AND FLOWING BLONDE HAIR

Confused about the Oscars Awards for sound? Peter Lago explains the difference between sound editing vs. sound mixing and what voters are actually voting for.

| 03/04/2013 | 0 Comments
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MAN VS. TIME: THE SOUNDSCAPE FOR “HOURS”

MAN VS. TIME: THE SOUNDSCAPE FOR “HOURS”

Sound designer Peter Lago takes us behind the scenes of the SXSW film, “Hours”.

| 02/08/2013 | 0 Comments
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“MANHUNT”: THE MAD DASH TO SUNDANCE ’13

“MANHUNT”: THE MAD DASH TO SUNDANCE ’13

Sound Designer, Peter Lago talks about the rush to get MANHUNT out of the sound studio to Sundance 2013.

| 01/25/2013 | 0 Comments
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ON LIFE AND FILMMAKING: MONKEYLAND DOES CAREER DAY

ON LIFE AND FILMMAKING: MONKEYLAND DOES CAREER DAY

Monkeyland outreach’s to local school to teach students about sound design on upcoming tween film, “Micky Matson and the Copperhead Conspiracy.”

| 01/16/2013 | 0 Comments
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THE MADLY POETIC SOUND OF “SUSHI GIRL”

THE MADLY POETIC SOUND OF “SUSHI GIRL”

Monkeyland sound designer Peter Lago shares the sonic blueprint that went into creating the post sound for “Sushi Girl.”

| 01/03/2013 | 2 Comments
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A PEEK INTO “SEAL TEAM SIX: THE RAID ON OSAMA BIN LADEN”

A PEEK INTO “SEAL TEAM SIX: THE RAID ON OSAMA BIN LADEN”

Monkeyland Audio’s Peter Lago, takes us behind the scenes of the making of the soundscape for the Weinstein Co’s “Seal Team Six: The Raid on Osama Bin Laden.”

| 12/19/2012 | 0 Comments
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A LITTLE QUIET GOES A LONG WAY

A LITTLE QUIET GOES A LONG WAY

Helpful tips to consider when it comes to production and post production sound from the experts at Monkeyland Audio.

| 12/14/2012 | 4 Comments
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