West End Grip & Lighting is a small pro grip and lighting operation which started, in 2005. It sole premise is to offer the small independent film maker that's on a frugal budget the best pro grip & lighting gear in the industry. Hours of operations: Monday thru Friday 7:00am to 6:00pm Saturday hours 7:00 to 4:00 Sunday 7:00 to 3:00.
** Arri Tungsten's **
** Matthews Grip **
** Photo Flex Moviedome & Cinedome soft boxes w/ egg crate and diffusion panels**
** Director's Chairs **
** Lee Gels ** 12 x 12, 24 x 30 sheets and rolls of CTO, CTB & Diffusion
Daily rate listed for crew participation and pro lighting & grip gear equipment, to fit your film budget and equipment needs. One day rental..................... $350.00 a day up to 10 hours after that $25.00 an hour. Does not conflict with breakfast, lunch or dinner breaks.
The above film crew rate does include grip truck rental, up to a 75 mile radius. Fuel costs accrue when traveling longer distance, at current per gallon fuel rates. Sorry do not accept deferred payments or purchase orders...no exceptions! Certified checks are excepted from a known and recognized bank in the U.S.A.
Cash payments a receipt will be issued for tax verification records accurately recorded. So when you're ready contact me at the numbers listed to discuss your needs. Also I am listed in the "Grip" section category.
Insurance requirements: Imperative you have and show proof of film production insurance. Many to choose from in the Los Angeles / Hollywood area. Go to filmproductioninsurance.com.
Also I have other pre-production / production craft skills if you require additional assistance when film shooting costs are of concerned, I can help you with that. Please view my other film crew experience's below. And I will work with-in your budget:
** Costume / Wardrobe **
** Props ** [set accessorizing / decor]
** Set Construction ** [assistance / strike]
** Styrofoam Sculpting ** [very creative stuff!]
** Cooking Skills ** [small or medium size Cast & Crew]
** Film budgeting ** [catering costs & honey wagons etc.]
Need assistance looking for that particular film location back drop? I can help you find what you're looking for. I have location knowledge in the following states and cities:
** Southern & Northern California ** [Orange County, Los Angeles & Sacramento areas]
** Arizona ** [Black Canyon City, Phoenix & Tempe areas]
** New Mexico ** [Las Cruses & Deming areas]
** Texas ** [El Paso & Dallas / Fort Wort]
When in Northern California, city of Sacramento? Areas include State Capital, West Sacramento / Shipping channels delta, Florin Road and Alta Arden Mall areas including an awesome and tranquil "land mark" winery.
We have been in the industry since 1983.