I have built up a large amount of kit over the years to help cover most eventualities and have access to a large source of kit and crew available for any production. Please have a look and contact me to discuss your production needs.
Sony PMW-F55 camera
Super 35mm 4K CMOS sensor compact CineAlta camera records HD/2K/4K on SxS memory plus 16-bit RAW 2K/4K output. Sony's PMW-F55 CineAlta camera shoots spectacular images with its 8.9 megapixels (effective) Sony 4K image sensor, incorporating a revolutionary electronic global shutter to eliminate rolling shutter distortions. You get superb dynamic range, the widest colour gamut, and pristine image quality, whether you shoot in HD, 2K or 4K.
Canon 17-120mm PL Servo Zoom Lens
The CINE-ZOOM 17-120mm T2.95 lens provides cinematographers and broadcast operations with a compact, lightweight design (only 2.9 kg) using Canon optical elements, while offering outstanding performance and reliability in professional shooting environments.
The lens is fully 4K-ready, with a high optical resolution and support for Super35mm large- format cameras. An 11- blade aperture diaphragm helps ensure an artistic and beautiful representation of out-of-focus areas (or “Bokeh”).
Sk8plate dolly and tracking system for smooth shots on a tighter budget.
Comes with 1.7m, but can be used on any length of scaff.
Also doubles as a hi-hat and you can invert the head for overhead tracking shots.
Travelling overseas? Source scaff / poles when you get there.
75/100mm bowl head compatible.
SONY AXS-R5 16-BIT RAW Recorder
Designed to attach seamlessly to PMW-F55 and PMW-F5 cameras
The bolt-on AXS-R5 recorder works with the PMW-F55 and PMW-F5 cameras to record the highest quality 16-bit RAW 2K/4K images. The recorder works with sleek, optional AXSM™ memory cards, which are compatible with an affordable optional USB 3.0 reader, the AXS-CR1.Once on a PC, the RAW files can be screened using Sony’s free RAW Viewer software. AXSM memory provides a super fast, affordable format for sensational quality recordings.
Sony A7S Mk2
The A7SII Mirrorless Digital Camera offers an impressive blend of sensitivity, dynamic range, resolution, and speed to benefit a versatile multimedia workflow. Revolving around a full-frame 12.2MP Exmor CMOS sensor, the a7SII is capable of internal UHD 4K recording at 25 & 30 fps with full pixel readout as well as 1080p recording at up to 120 fps, all in the XAVC S format. The BIONZ X image processor also pairs with the sensor to enable expanded sensitivity to ISO 409600. Further enabling working in difficult lighting conditions, 5-axis SteadyShot INSIDE image stabilization compensates for vertical, horizontal, pitch, yaw, and roll camera movements for sharper, smoother handheld recording.
Zeiss CP.2 Super Speed Set
Set of 6 Zeiss CP.2 cine lenses in PL mount. The 35mm, 50mm & 85mm lenses have super fast maximum aperture of T1.5.
The set includes: 15mm T2.9, 25mm T2.1, 35mm T1.5, 50mm T1.5, 85mm T1.5 & 100mm T2.1 CF
If you want to make sure that your video is stable and your expensive equipment is safe and sound, then the Steadicam Scout is definitely what you're looking for. On-the-fly weight adjustments and tool free arm supports make this product easy to use.
5 to 18 pounds (2.5 to 8 kg) camera payload capacity. Ideal for F55 with Zeiss CP.2 lenses or Canon zooms.
Aladdin Bi-flex 100 light
The Bi-Flex panel, at 2'x1', weighs only 1 pound! This kit includes a professional-grade dimmer with a battery plate built in and DMX controls. It also includes a 1-stop Diffuser, an X-Bend Holder for mounting to stands or booms, a Ball Head Stand Mount, and a 16′ extension cable.
The colour output is adjustable from tungsten to daylight and every point in between, and is completely dimmable from 100% to 10%.
CRI: 98ra (daylight) / 97ra (tungsten)
SL1 Switch Light
The SL1 Switch by LUMIÈRE is a Bi-Colour LED light designed by a gaffer and a cinematographer, exclusively for the Motion Picture Industry.
Comes with frosted diffuser, The Dome diffusion, Barndoors, V-Lock Battery Dimmer, Handle for mobility filming and the DOP Snapgrid.
The SL1 Switch has the full colour palet from 3000°k to 5600°k
Measurements: 1130 x 200 x 2 mm
CRI: 94 (daylight) / 91 (tungsten)
The single, best selling, precision light source in the broadcast & film world. It incorporates double aspheric lens technology to produce an exceptionally even clean beam throughout its long focus range.
Breakthrough optical technology with computed two-relation aspherical lenses and a zoom focus mechanism allows for smooth and even light distribution in all focus positions. It uses a 150 watt lamp from a 24 volt power source, or a 100 watt lamp from a 12 volt power source.
Sound Devices Pix240 external Recorder
Sound Devices PIX 240 portable video recorders add Quicktime recording using Apple ProRes or Avid DNxHD to any HDMI or HD-SDI equipped high-definition video camera. The portable PIX 240 record Quicktime files to removable 2.5-inch solid-state hard drives or CompactFlash cards.
The PIX 240 offers both HD-SDI and HDMI input and simultaneous HD-SDI and HDMI outputs.
GoPro 4 Hero Black Kits
Capturing 4K Ultra HD video, HERO4 Black delivers higher performance than any other GoPro.
With access to anything up to 30+ GoPros, these cameras are ideal for on board car rigs, body rigs, hidden camera and pretty much anything your imagination can think of...