Douglas Robertson records Michael Sam for the Arthur Ashe Courage Award video

Michael Sam HS Coach 400Douglas Robertson of Citizen Doug Productions provided location sound services for the production of Maggievision’s ESPY’s event video about Michael Sam’s journey to become the first openly gay NFL player. It was played in house at the time of the presentation of the 2014 Arthur Ashe Courage Award. We did two days of interviews with Sam’s closest friends, extended family, coaches and teachers in Sam’s home town Hitchcock, Texas. It was an honor to meet them and hear the great things they had to say about Michael.

Michael Sam Walks TracksThe shoot was done on the Red Epic and Panasonic ASR-100 with audio recorded double system on a Sound Devices 633 with Lectrosonics Digital Hybrid wireless and Sennheiser and Sonotrim microphones.

See Michael Sam’s Arthur Ashe Courage Award Acceptance Speech here.

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Clay Farmer “Texas Radio” at KUHT 4-28-04


Clay Farmer performs his original song “Texas Radio” at KUHT on 4-28-04.

Robert DiBlanco bass, Joe Deleon drums, Randy Wall keyboards, Paul Burnett electric guitar

More Clay Farmer: “Crippled Picket Fences”, “Texas Radio”, and “Come To Me”

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Gigapan East Side Downtown Skyline Houston Texas Dusk Two


East Side Downtown Skyline Houston Texas Dusk Two

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Citizen Doug Provides A1 mixing for Yahoo/Live Nation’s Live Webcast of the Neighbourhood


The above original concert is typically only available for one day. Here is a link to a short excerpt that demonstrates crowd response enhancement.

Citizen Doug provided A1 mixing for Yahoo/Live Nation’s Live Webcast of The Neighbourhood at Bayou Music Center in Houston, Texas. Local crewing was provided by Sirius Video. Remote production truck was provided by Sure Shot Teleproductions. Event production was provided by Live Media Group, a division of Live Nation.

This is part of the ambitious live show per day one year plan where Yahoo finances the streaming of Live Nation Touring acts using the technologies of their acquisition RayV. Yahoo’s platform is Yahoo Screen and is available as an app that works on most platforms.

This is a four camera live switch with an enhanced taper style board feed and ambient crowd record as specified by the producers.

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Citizen Doug location recordist for the political ad Peter Brown’s Third Ad: Community, Focused On Public Safety

Citizen Doug was the location recordist for the political ad Peter Brown’s Third Ad: Community, Focused On Public Safety. Shot by DP Mark Gunning. The ad was lit by Mark Clark of The Lighting Zone.

Here’s another project I shot with Mark Gunning

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Teresa Kolo “Book” at KUHT circa 2001

Teresa Kolo performs her original song “Book” at KUHT circa 2001

More Teresa Kolo: “What She Needs”, “Book”, and “Blow Biten Blow”

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Gigapan Willow St Pump Station Sunset 811 North San Jacinto 77002


Willow St Pump Station Sunset 811 North San Jacinto 77002

Shot just below the main building of Houston’s first sewer system, Near the confluence of White Oak Bayou and Buffalo Bayou. It is also the location of the Allen Brothers’ first sawmill in Houston. In 1915 it became the location of a city crematorium. In late 2003, the University of Houston Downtown, located just across the water, spent $2,200,000.00 rehabilitating the little buildings and turning them into a community center, a center for the study of urban ecology, and a greenhouse.

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Citizen Doug Hired for Sound on Farouk Shami Gubenatorial Campaign Ad 2010

Farouk Shami, owner of CHI, is a Texas billionaire who ran as a Democrat for governor in 2010. He was defeated by Mark White in the democratic Primary. Douglas Robertson was recommended by DP Mark Gunning. The ad was lit by Mark Clark of The Lighting Zone.

Here’s another project I shot with Mark Gunning

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Gigapan Rosemont Bridge Sunset Over Buffalo Bayou Downtown Houston, TX Skyline


Rosemont Bridge Sunset over Buffalo Bayou Downtown Houston, TX Skyline
Rosemont Bridge is a hike and bike crossing over Buffalo Bayou east of Montrose at the bottom of the Memorial by Windsor. The bayou is high after a flooding night rain.

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Erin Fisher Wright “Andrea’s Lament” at KUHT 4-29-04


Erin Fisher Wright performs her jazz composition for two basses “Andrea’s Lament” at KUHT 4-29-04. With David Craig acoustic bass and David Parker drums. I probably met Erin and David Parker at their regular gig at the River on Montrose with this band. David Craig graduated from HSPVA two years after me.

More Erin Fisher Wright: “Song for Rick and Mio”, “Salynkas Blues”, and “Andrea’s Lament”

More David Craig with Harry Sheppard and Bob Chadwick at the Artery

More David Craig “Ringo Star”, “El Camino Del Sol”, “Herbie Mann”, and “Last Concert”

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Gigapan Sam Houston Park 1000 Bagby Sunset Downtown Skyline Houston TX 77002


Gigapan Sam Houston Park 1000 Bagby Sunset Downtown Skyline Houston TX 77002

The Houston Parks and Recreation Department was created by city ordinance on March 15, 1916, with two facilities, Sam Houston Park and Hermann Park. Front and center is the Central Houston Public Library

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Cheek “Sew Shut” at KUHT 2000

Cheek performs their song “Sew Shut” at KUHT circa 2000.

Cheek is Jay Maulsby vox + guitar, Brett Needham vox + guitar Chris McFarland bass, and Steve Bundrick drums. Brett and Steve’s current projects include The Dead Links

More Cheek: “Drop”, “Sew Shut”, and “Catawampus (Cattiwampus)”

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Gigapan Sunset from Houston Main United States Post Office

Sunset from Houston Main United States Post Office 401 Franklin St Houston, TX 77201-9998

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Citizen Doug car shot audio for “Hard Work” Classic Chevrolet by Moffett Productions

“Hard Work” if you can get it. Citizen Doug Productions was honored to support this campaign with location sound. Moffett Productions saw this campaign as a casual ride along with owner of Classic Chevrolet Sugar Land , Don Kerstetter recorded directly to a Red Epic. Director of Photography is Richard Lacey The audio was recorded on the road while Don drove.

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David Craig “Herbie Mann” at KUHT 5-1-03


David Craig “Herbie Mann” at KUHT 5-1-03

Bassist David Craig performs his original jazz composition, “Herbie Mann” at KUHT 5-1-03, featuring Bob Chadwick (bass flute), Dennis Dotson (trumpet), Mike Wheeler (Guitar), Woody Witt.(sax), and Sebastian “Bash” Whittaker (percussion).

More David Craig “Ringo Star”, “El Camino Del Sol”, “Herbie Mann”, and “Last Concert”

Two basses with Erin Fisher Wright.

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Gigapan East Side Downtown Skyline Houston Texas Sunset

Gigapan East Side Downtown Skyline Houston Texas Sunset

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Doug Robertson records Houston interviews for The Space Shuttle: Flying for Me

Photo Mar 28, 12 08 59 PM Douglas Robertson of Citizen Doug Productions was booked by Tim Weeks, producer of American Public Television’s “The Space Shuttle: Flying for Me” which airs on Houston Public Media at:
06/05/14, 8:30 am SD8.2
06/05/14, 8:30 pm SD8.2
06/08/14, 3:30 pm HD8.1

Photo Mar 28, 12 47 44 PMClick Here to see the promo. Three days of sit down interviews at the Johnson Space Center covered the careers of two program directors, two flight directors and fourteen NASA astronauts spanning over thirty years. The production utilized DSLR’s and double system recording with time code slate.

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Calvin Owens Orchestra Title Unknown 3 at KUHT 2000

Calvin Owens Orchestra Title Unknown 3 at KUHT 2000

More Calvin Owens Orchestra “The House is Burning”, “Ladies Please Touch Me”, “Please Love Me“, “Title Unknown 1″, “Title Unknown 2″, and “Don’t Walk Away”

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Citizen Doug ride along audio for Classic Chevrolet by Moffett Productions

Citizen Doug Productions was honored to support this campaign with location sound. Moffett Productions saw this campaign as a casual ride along with owner of Classic Chevrolet Sugar Land , Don Kerstetter recorded directly to a Red Epic. Director of Photography is Richard Lacey The audio was recorded on the road while Don drove.

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Gigapan Rosemont Bridge Night over Buffalo Bayou Downtown Houston, TX Skyline

Rosemont Bridge Night over Buffalo Bayou Downtown Houston, TX Skyline
Rosemont Bridge is a hike and bike crossing over Buffalo Bayou east of Montrose at the bottom of the Memorial by Windsor. The bayou is high after a flooding night rain.

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