gear

The following is a selection of the equipment I own, and my standard commercial rates (open to negotiation for passion projects). Dry hire only available to approved technicians. Prices are GST exc.

LABOUR
standard commercial rates per 10h day, overtime as per the blue book:
– Cinematographer: $1200 + equipment p/d (discount combo w/equipment available)
– Gaffer: $750 + gear p/d (discount combo w/equipment available)

Rates vary with job type. Travel to and from base incl within 20km of Aliford ave, One Tree Hill. Further travel at $0.83 per km, or by prior neg. Travel outside of Auckland will incl a per diem of $80 p/d, and accommodation must be provided as an unshared hotel room.

DRY HIRE
– Antari HZ350 oil-based haze machine – $70 p/d incl fluid
– Dana Dolly – $110 p/d

LOCATION LIGHTING KIT
$650 per day (plus any extras)
vehicle:
– Prius Alpha station wagon with custom layout
lights:
– Aputure ls600c pro (RGBWW 600w point source)
– Aputure f10 fresnel + brandoors
– Aputure Nova p300c (RGBWW 300w panel light)
– 2x Aputure ls60x lights (bi-color dedolight style lensed point source)
– Aputure B7C 8 bulb kit (RGBWW E27 practical bulbs)
– 2x Aputure MC mini lights (RGBWW battery-powered credit-card-sized lights)
– Godox 150w 2×2′ flexible LED light w/ softbox & grid
– SL60w cob LED w/ barn doors
modifiers:
– ls60x Spotlight Mini Zoom projection mount (with iris and various gobos)
– ls60x 1×1 softbox with grid
daylight control:
– 2x 6×6′ butterfly frames (180x180cm)
– 1x 6′ T-bar (180cm)
– 6×6′ rags: 1/2 silent grid cloth, ultra bounce, duvetyn black, silk.
– 1x 36×36″ floppy
– 1x 36×36″ Diff frame with 1/2 diff (250)
– 1x 24×36″ cutter
– Poly boards (small, medium, large)
stands:
– 2x Kupo master cine combo stands
– 2x Kupo HD combo stands
– 1x Kupo low mighty combo stand
– 3x Kupo 40″ turtle base C-stands with arms
– 1x Kupo 20″ turtle base C-stands with arm
– 1x Kupo baby boom arm (small menace arm, holds up to 5kg)
grip:
– 2x cardelinis
– 2x Jumbo grip head
– 1x extra grip head
– 1x Junior to baby pin (male to male)
– 1x poly board holder
– 8x 11kg sandbags
electric:
– 4x 20m 10a tapon flatpin cables (1.5mm heavy duty)
– 1x 5m 10a tapon flatpin cable (1.5mm heavy duty)
– 2x weather resistant 10a inline RCDs
– Various multiboards, double plugs, RCDs, fuses.
– various 10a flatpin extension cables
misc
– iPhone with SidusLink app for wireless lighting control
– Misc rigging, ditty bag, gels, tarpaulins, umbrellas, mats, etc.

Dana Dolly and Hazer available as add-ons. I also have a strong working relationship with several gaffers and assists if extra gear and/or labour is needed. Generators or power stations must be provided by production – happy to suggest suitable options!

CAMERA DEPT
Full camera and lens kits available from $450 per day.
cameras:
– Panasonic Lumix S1. L-mount or EF mount (4k 422 10bit, ProRes. Up to 6k) (fully rigged)
– Sony RX10ii (4k 8bit 420) (BTS camera)
lenses:
– Schneider es Cinelux 2x Anamorphic lens (43mm,50mm,58mm)
– Ishico Proskar 2x Anamorphic 58mm T2
– Lumix S 35mm, 50mm 1.8 and 20-60mm L-mount
– Tilta 4×4 2-stage swing-away matte box
– 4×4 Format Hitech Firecrest Ultra IRND filters, 1-10 stops in single stop increments
– 4×4 Tiffen Glimmerglass 1/2, Format Hitech Black Supermist 1/8, 1/4
– 77mm filter kit with IRNDs, Pola, Diffusion
– Various vintage lenses and anamorphic adapters
support:
– Atomos Shogun Inferno, 7″ monitor and Proress/ Proress Raw recorder (1tb, 512g ssds)
– Sirui tripod with Sirui BCH-20 fluid head (75mm bowl)
– HiHat (100/75mm bowl)
– Dana Dolly full rental kit, Kupo slider stands, 2.5m & 1.5m alu speedrail.
– Lut7 7″ director/ AC monitor
– iPad
– 3x 148wh V-mount camera batteries + dual charger
– Ditty/ AKS kit

SOUND
– Sanken Cos11d lavalier mic
– Rode Lavalier mic
– Rode Videomic NTG
– Rode Wireless Go ii (radio mics, dual-channel)
– Rode Wireless Go (radio mic)
– Sony MDR 7506 monitoring headphones

POST-PRODUCTION/ DIT
– Mac-based Davinci Resolve Edit Suite
– Blackmagic Micro Panel
– Ultrastudio Mini Output
– HP DreamColor monitor
– OWC thunderbay 4 SSD Raid
– Exos storage drives

And more kit being added day by day!

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