Tinus is a popular audio engineer and training service provider, well known within the South African broadcast and media production communities.
A soundman at heart, Tinus trained initially at the SABC, moving on to the TV division of the SA Air Force. After a thorough grounding in technical directing and vision mixing for multi-cam events, linear editing, VT operations, lighting and camera work, Tinus earned his reputation as a truly multi-skilled operator!
Since 1995 he has offered audio mixing, sound engineering consultation and training through his own company SFX Consulting. Delegates love working with Tinus because of his broad experience – ranging from ENG and location sound, boom operation, outside broadcast, live stage recording and mixing to studio drama productions and countless TV and film post-production projects. Tinus has worked on feature films, TV series, documentaries, corporate films, live gala events, game shows and – in short – every stressful situation imaginable to a broadcast engineer or producer.
Tinus' inspirational role as co-founder in the formation of askhule reflects the energy and enthusiasm that he continues to offer to the industry. He's all about creativity, productivity and motivation – qualities needed more than ever in today's challenging broadcast world.