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#1 Matt Workman

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Posted 30 March 2009 - 12:43 PM

Hi,

I have a 2 day music video in LA in April and I was hoping someone here could recommend a good g/e house. The producer and I are able to search through LA411 etc. but recommendations are always nice.

I'd also be interested in a good Gaffer with their own gear. So if you'd like to hook your friend up this would be a good one.

Its mainly a DAY EXT / INT mansion type video. So 12k/6k HMI, Kinos, Fisher11, and small tow generator.

Thanks,

Matt
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#2 Matt Workman

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Posted 30 March 2009 - 01:17 PM

After some research and emailing I've found http://www.monsterlighting.com

The monster boxes and brieses seem like all I'd need. Damn, you guys in LA are spoiled. :lol:

Edited by Matt Workman, 30 March 2009 - 01:19 PM.

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#3 Chris Keth

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Posted 30 March 2009 - 02:23 PM

After some research and emailing I've found http://www.monsterlighting.com

The monster boxes and brieses seem like all I'd need. Damn, you guys in LA are spoiled. :lol:


Sounds like a good time. Let me know if you need an AC.
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#4 Andrew Brinkhaus

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Posted 30 March 2009 - 02:56 PM

Hey Matt, I am a local Set Lighting Technician, let me know if you have any openings and I can send you my resume.

andrewbrinkhaus@gmail.com
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#5 timHealy

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Posted 30 March 2009 - 07:31 PM

Paskal

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#6 Kevin Zanit

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Posted 30 March 2009 - 09:08 PM

Paskal, Cinelease, Hollywood Rentals and Wooden Nickel are all fine depending on your needs. Some will have more stuff than others, some have higher prices than others. I sort of listed them in order of typical prices I've seen from high to low.
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#7 Matt Workman

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Posted 31 March 2009 - 12:06 AM

Thanks Tim & Kevin.

I'll keep you guys in mind, Chris/Andrew.

Matt
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#8 Tenolian Bell

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Posted 31 March 2009 - 12:14 AM

I mostly use Wooden Nickel in LA. You are right Matt in LA they have far more toys and equipment choice than in NYC. I've tried to talk some NYC rental houses into getting similar G/E equipment.
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