David Tottle

  • Sound recordist
  • Hobart Tasmania, Australia
  • Nov 19, 2019
contract Sound recording

Experience - brief overview of your professional skills

Over 20yrs experience on some of the largest productions world wide. For a full list of credits and further details please see my website www.davidtottle.tv

Fully insured and owns and operates the latest in digital sound recording equipment.

David has recorded sound for some of the largest and most respected TV shows in the world including Dan Rather Reports & 60 Minutes, as well as the most intimate moments of people's lives from heart transplants on the ‘Gift’ to the most tragic on ‘Serious Crash Unit’, to world events such as the Iraq War and the shocking aftermath of both the Bali bombing and 911 in New York.

David has also been a regular on the large-scale reality shows from My Kitchen Rules to Master-Chef, X factor and the Voice.

Extensive Experience within the industry as a 'Freelance Location Sound Recordist' on Lifestyle, Drama and Reality Shows and covering most major world events.

The most recent productions have been a variety of projects ranging from TVC's and Documentaries to Lifestyle and large scale Reality Shows, for durations of one to one hundred days.


Credit/work experience (at least 1 professional, paid screen credit)

Sound recordist
Aug 2000 - Apr 2007 Channel 9 Sydney

Freelance since 2007.

Credit list (including but not limited to)

Gardening Australia

Grand Designs Australia

Gourmet Farmer

Air Rescue

Embarrassing Bodies Downunder
Today Tonight
Please Marry My Boy
Farmer Wants a Wife
Recipe to Riches
Sunday Night
My Kitchen Rules
The Renovators
Little People Big World
Dan Rather Reports
The Voice
X Factor
Australia’s Got Talent
Beauty & the Geek
Australia’s Next Top Model
Oprah, The Ultimate Australia
Jamie’s Backyard
Find my Family
Backyard Blitz
Australia’s Best Backyards
Ten Years Younger
Food Safari
Second Opinion
Coles Great Aussie Cook Off
My Kids a Star
Lush House
Party Gardeners

The Gruen Transfer
Master Chef
Junior Master Chef
The Biggest Loser
Can of Worms
Escape with ET
My Kids a Star
60 Minutes
A Current Affair
9 Sports
Footy Show
Today Show
Mornings with Kerri Anne
Blood, Sweat & Gears
Sky Sports
Sky Racing
Channel V
Showtime Movie News
Movie Network Movie News

Movie Network trailer Park
Fantasy Homes Down-Under
Australia’s Next Top Model,
The Chopping Block
Ronnie Jones Half Hour
Serious Crash Unit
Our Place
Animal Hospital
Your Business
9 News
Forensic Investigators
True Stories
The Gift
Australian Idol
Inside Idol
Australia’s Most Wanted
Strictly Speaking
Make me a Supermodel
Missing Persons Unit
Skating on Thin Ice
My Restaurant Rules
The Real Sea Change
Beauty & The Beast
Luke’s Workshop
Foreign Correspondent

Asia Pacific
Media Watch
Talking Heads
Can we help?
On Trial TV
Gangs of Oz
Missing Pieces
Local Heroes

Feature Films

The Top Twins: Untouchable Girls
Birth of a Warrior


Toyota RAV4


Company (if applicable)

DK Independent Pty Ltd



Your website


Equipment, facilities and services

Full location sound recording equipment including multiple radio mics and boom mics, digital camera links and separate hard drive recording.