The arrow points to my home base → Calgary Alberta Canada.

Currently live on a farm, near the Millarville RaceTrack.

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This page was last updated – on Mon, Aug-12-2019.

Back in Aug-2016, I purchased a 1988 GMC Grumman 23 ft stepvan. I put in 324 feet of 1.5 inch angle-iron, for shelving.

All the equipment listed below, is in this truck…

Just to have some steady income – I’ve been doing handyman contract work, for the past 6 years. Now that most of the needed equipment is in place, I think it’s time to start looking for some freelance projects – that deal with image production… 🙂

When possible, I also produce stock footage – for the Dissolve Stock agency. There’s a link in the SideBar…

Most of these line items, are in Dewalt equipment tote cases.

BlackMagicDesign URSA 4k camera
Matte box, SmallRig shoulder kit, Cinegear Wireless Follow-Focus
Ikan 160 WH batteries – (3)
Z72 video monitor, BNC cables
Nikon D7000 camera + (7) lenses, Minolta Light & Color Meter
Nikon 800mm lens
Kenyon Gyro KS-6 Stabilizer
Rode NTG3 shotgun mic + Sound Blimp, Sony MDR-7509HD Headphones (2)
Microphones: Shure dynamic SM58 (2), Tram TR50 condenser lav, Sony UWP-D11 Wireless Lav (2), Rode NTG-2 condenser mic, AKG C451E condenser mic
Soundboard – Zoom F8, Zoom FRC Controller, USB keyboard
12 foot, 4 section Carbon-Fiber Boom pole
Mic stands – (3), small LED lights – (3)
Motor-Mixer – 6 channel

Spiral lights – (8)
Spiral light heads – (8)
Cool-Lux LED heads – (2)
Smoke Machine

Hosa cable tester, XLR cables
Midland Two-Way Radio – (2)
Westcott Green Screen 9×10 ft
Balcar 2400 w/s Electronic Flash unit – 1 head
Balcar Mini, Balcar Mini-Block 300 w/s
Cloth, black and white
Misc #1 XLR cables, Nikon Bellows
Misc #2 Really-Right-Stuff Panoramic Head

Matthews Century C-Stands – (4)
Gitzo tripods – (3)
Manfrotto AutoPoles – (4)
Da-Light 5×6 foot Front Projection Screens – (3)
25 foot mono-pod

8 foot custom aluminum Camera Slider rig – motorized or manual
8 foot custom Camera Boom – motorized or manual
Steel weights – 50lbs counter-balance

8 foot aluminum ladder
5 foot wooden ladder
3 foot aluminum sawhorses – (2)

Generac 4000 watt generator
Honda 2000 watt generator
Lincoln Electric mig welder – 220 VAC

Plus a good collection of power and hand tools…

And the truck is also setup for location work. Folding bed, Coleman stove, fridge, inverter, microwave…

First video production: 1080x720p mp4

Runtime: 28 min, 25 sec

Client: Bankers Petroleum – Calgary, Alberta

Event: 1st Annual BBQ

Date: Aug-17-2013

Location: a day long event, held on an acreage near De Winton, Alberta (south of Calgary)

Status: Off-line.

ShowReel – Location footage

Posted on YouTube Aug-12-2019.