Cameraman/Producer/Director of Photography

HD Camera Systems

Sony XDCAM PMW-500 (PAL & NTSC) with Fujinon Wide Angle Lens * Arriving shortly

4:2:2 50mbps - captures native MXF


Sony XDCAM PMW-EX3 (PAL & NTSC) with 14x Fujinon f = 5.8 to 81.2 mm
(equivalent to 31.4 to 439 mm on 35 mm lens)

Sony XDCAM PMW-EX1R (PAL & NTSC) with 14x Fujinon f = 5.8 to 81.2 mm
(equivalent to 31.4 to 439 mm on 35 mm lens)

4:2:0 35mbps - with Optional nanoFlash 4:2:2 50mbps (broadcast quality) up-to 280mbps. captures native MXF or Quicktime.

Sony HVR-A1E HDV & DVCAM Tape (PAL)


Convergent Design nanoFlash:
Wide Range of Bit-Rates
4:2:2 Long-GOP from 50 to 180 Mbps Long-GOP
4:2:2 I-Frame Only from 100 to 280 Mbps
4:2:0 Long-GOP from 18 to 35 Mbps
SD 5/6/7/8/9 Mbps
Wide Range of Frame Rates

Supports HD-SDI, SD-SDI and HDMI inputs
Works with HD/SD-SDI or HDMI outputs
HD/SD-SDI and HDMI outputs active simultaneously
Long, Uninterrupted Recording Times

Records in:
Native Quicktime for Final Cut Pro
Native MXF for Avid, Sony Vegas, Edius, others
MPG Format in SD for quick same day creation of DVD's
MPG Format in HD - Realtime Rendering of Blu-Ray disks
No Mandatory Transcoding - Drag and Drop Editing

Vinten Fluid Head Tripod with Spreader
Manfrotto Lightweight Tripod

Audio Systems

Sennheiser K6 Shotgun Microphone

Sony UWP-V1 Radio Microphone Kit

Sennheiser EW-122P Radio Microphone Kit

Sony ECM-77B Lavalier Tie Clip Microphones. [ x 2 ]

Samson USB Tracking Microphone

Edit & Archive - Mobile

Apple MacBook Pro15.4 - 2.4 duel core 500 Gb 7,200 HD 4 Gb RAM

Apple Final Cut Pro 7 with Ultimate Effects Plug-In

Adobe After Effects CS4

Main Concepts MXF Transcode to XDCAM HD Disc Archive

Sony PMW-U1 XDCAM HD Dual Layer Portable Deck

Lacie Rugged FW800 Mobile Hard Drives 500 Gb [ x 2 ]

Edit Suite France

Apple Mac Pro Tower 3.2 Quad Core. 18 Gb RAM.
2 x Veli Raptor 600Gb RAID 0 Boot & Scratch Drive. 4 x WD RE2 3.5TB RAID 0 Data Drive

Apple 30" Cinema Display with SpyderPro Colour Correction (NTSC-PAL)
Samsung 27" HD Play Out Monitor with HDMI to DVI
Wacom Graphic Tablet & Shuttle Express Video Controller
Fuji Eclipse 2.1 Studio Monitors
Lacie FW800 2TB RAID 0 Drive
Lacie FW800 600Gb RAID 0 Drive
APC-3000 UPS Power Supply & Filter

Apple Final Cut Studio 3 with Ultimate Collection Plug-In Set
Adobe CS4 Master Collection
Apple Aperture
Rapid Weaver with All Plug-Ins
Fork Lift FTP

Epson R1800 A3 + Studio Printer

BluRay I can master to BluRay for Replication.

Hostile Environment Protection

Body Armour Level IV

Kevlar Ballistic Helmet

Paramedic TRAUMA Medical Kit inc Quick Clot & Hemcot

Stills Photography Equipment

Canon Camera Body 1D MKII [ x2]

Canon Lens 35mm f2.8L

Canon Lens 50mm f1.8

Canon Lens 28-75mm f2.8L

Canon Lens 70-200mm f2.8L

Canon x1.4 Converter

Canon 540 Strobe