Here’s a really interesting look at veteran Foley artist Gary Hecker at work:
SoundWorks Collection: Gary Hecker, Veteran Foley ArtistFrom “The Empire Strikes Back” to “Robin Hood”, award-winning Foley artist Gary Hecker of Todd-AO says it takes “timing and a huge creative mind” to be the man behind the sound. Here, he shares tips and tricks he’s learned during a career that has spanned more than 200 films.
Hecker also recently joined CSS Studios’ Todd-AO in late 2009. One of the most accomplished Foley artists in Hollywood. Among his recent credits are 2012, The Taking of Pelham 1-2-3, Angel & Demons, Watchmen and the Spiderman trilogy.
It’s great seeing a true artist at work.