FRONT ELEMENT CAMERA SERVICES are able to provide a professional, efficient and friendly service, tailored to your specific needs, with the latest 4K Hi-Def digital Broadcast quality production equipment, equipment which is my own, and therefore familiar, well maintained, and readily to hand. Experienced with a variety of Digital and Hi-Definition formats, Aerial Camera work and the use of Steadicam, High Speed Filming, Mini-Cams etc. And having experienced both the sound and editing departments, I know what my colleagues expect of me and I appreciate their requirements from a shoot. I am easy going by nature and I want YOUR shoot, OUR shoot to go well! Stuck for an idea? Or the shooting schedule just starting to go out the window? THE CREW & I are there to HELP! To help get your projects onto the screen, whether that screen is on a mobile phone, on TV, or projected in a cinema, conference, exhibition etc. Based in Woking, Surrey, which is well situated for London, both of the capitals major Airports, the south coast, and its ports, as well as the motorway network. With a practical Mercedes Estate as a crew vehicle, I am able to transport crew and equipment direct to almost any location.
- The extensive equipment used, is my own well maintained, modern, high spec personal kit! In addition I have many of those added gizmos that experience has shown me, is good to have close at hand. It’s those little brackets and clamps etc. that may save a shot, or enhance it! And its more than likely I have it on board!
- High Definition formats available:
- SONY PMW F5 Super 35mm 4K CMOS Sensor Camcorder
- c/w 3x PL Mount T3 Zoom Lenses (11-16mm, 16-35mm & 50-135mm)
- (Sony B4 Lens Adapter also available)
- SONY PXW X500 HD XDCAM Camcorder
- c/w Canon HJ18x7.6B IRS lens & 8x SxS cards
- Extensive EFP Production Camera Kit Includes:
- Choice of Camera above & IDX CW-3 Video TX
- Zoom Demand Control (B4 Lenses) & Matte Box
- Canon HJ11 Hi-Def Wide Angle Lens
- Tripod & Mini legs
- Lighting Kits available:
- 2x LED & 1x 150w Dedolights, Gobo attachment, Chimera lightbank
- Tecpro LED Light, Flowlight LED Light Panel
- Reflectors, Gekko LED Camera Light
- “V” Mount PAGlink batteries, battery charger, mains unit
- 7" Black Magic Video Assist Hi-Def Colour Monitor & IDX CW-3 Video RX, NEXTo Video Storage/Transfer Unit.
- Additional Equipment Available:
- Glidecam V25 (Steadicam rig, suitable for EFP & RED Cameras), DJI Wireless Focus Control, ProAim Flyking 4ft Slider, Key West Magic Dolly & Inflatable Cobra Track , Cinekinetic Micro-Jib, Go-Pro Hero 4 & Session Minicams, Choice of 2x Portable Chromakey Backgrounds, Walkie-Talkies, 575 HMI Lamphead & Ballast, 15” MacBook Pro with FCPX & external HDD for Data Transfer