WELCOME TO VIDEO CREW SOFIA
HD/4K/6K Camera Crewing in Bulgaria
booking [at] videocrewhire.com
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We are a good match!
Better talent. Better equipment. Better prices.
Find out here, why we use only cinema lenses on our shoots.
Welcome to Stills & Films local Video Crew Hire services in Sofia.
We match great talent with the best cine & broadcast gear you can find in the country. We deliver reliable, professional, English speaking video production services and camera crews in Bulgaria. Our main production hub is in Sofia, but we are ready to assist you elsewhere in the country. We have over 20 years of experience in broadcast services working for video production companies, camera crewing agencies, media houses, non-profit organizations, sports institutions and broadcasters.
We supply UK or US trained film crews, DOP-s and all the broadcast & film rigs your productions might need.
We specialize in corporate brand communication films, conference videos, sports features and behind the scenes videos (EPK).
We cater mainly for clients and colleagues from the UK and USA.
At the bottom of this page, you will find numbers to call us locally at reduced cost.
Please find some video samples of our work here:
Our camera kits
Canon EOS C500 Mark II. 5.9K Full Frame, with support for Super 35mm crop mode
Canon EOS C300 Mark II. 4K Super 35mm Camera records on CFast and SD cards
Canon EOS XC 10 4K compact digital cinema camera with C Log records on CFast cards
Canon EOS R 4K/HD Full Frame mirrorles camera with C Log records on SDHC memory cards
These cameras are supplied with full Zacuto shoulder rigs and Zacuto Kameleon viewfinders, motorised hand grips, V-lock batteries.
(the above 4 cameras having the same picture profiles can work in perfect combos, where the Canon C500 Mark II. works as the main camera & the Canon C300 Mark II. or the Canon EOS R used as a compact “B” camera on tripods or on gimbal for action shots)
Canon EOS C300 Mark III Super 35 mm camera records on CFexpress cards
Sony PXW-FX9K records on XQD cards
Sony PXW-FS7 4K XAVC/XDCAM camera with Super 35 mm Exmor CMOS sensor, E mount records on XQD memory cards
Sony PMW 500 CineAlta 4:2:2 50 Mbps camcorder records on solid state SxS cards
Matte box: Vocas MB-255 with Century Filters by Schneider Optics
Convergent Design Odyssey7Q+ 7.7 OLED Quad Monitor & Multi-Format Recorder with 2x 256GB SSD-s
All ENG type camera kits come with an additional 4.3 Canon HD wide angle lens.
Super 35mm digital cinema cameras are supplied with requested lenses.
(for time lapses, sports shoots, car shoots)
6 x GoPro Hero 7 Black Edition cameras
(Captures UHD 4K up to 60 fps, 2.7K up to 120 fps, and Full HD up to 240 fps)
DJI Mavic 2 PRO with Hasselblad camera gimbal. 4K or HD. 1 inch CMOS sensor. 10bit D-log
Cinema optics – EF mount
(unlike many other providers, we do not use cheap photo lenses on our shoots)
Find out here, why we use only cinema lenses on our shoots.
Tokina Cinema ATX 50-135mm manual cinema zoom lens for 4K recordings
Tokina Cinema ATX 16-28mm manual cinema zoom lens for 4K recordings
Canon Cinema Prime 24mm / 50mm / 85mm
Xeen Cinema Prime lens 50mm
Xeen Cinema Prime lens 85mm
Canon CN-E18-80mm T4.4 L IS KAS
Canon CN-E70-200mm T4.4 L IS KAS S
Sound Devices 633 digital mixer/10 channel recorder
Professional Sound Corp 3 channel field mixer
Schoeps CMIT-5U shotgun microphone
Sennheiser MKH 416 boom microphone with Rycote wind-screen
Sennheiser AVX wireless kits
Sony UWP wireless microphone kit
Sennheiser EW 100 G2 wireless microphone kit
Coles Electroacustics for voice over
Deity TC-1 timecode generators
Aputure COB 300D II LS C300d II LED kits (2x) with fresnel lenses and 150cm soft boxes
Aputure Light Storm 60x Bi-color LED light kit (2x) with barn doors / flood-spot
Kino Flo Diva Light 401 kits (2) with 3200K & 5600K tubes
Bebob LUX-LED 60V led daylights on batteries for outside filming – no power required
Dracast 1500 S bi-color led lights
Dracast DRSL-R-600B super soft round bi-color led lights
Dedo Weigert K24B light kit with softbox
Dedo Ledzilla camera light with softbox
Arri Arrilite 750 Plus with Scrims
15″ ipad teleprompter
Seatec 4K control minitor 23,5″
Hollyland Mars1 4K wireless monitro system
Lastolite 2.9 x 1.8m green chroma background with support system
Lastolite 2.9 x 1.8m black/white background with support system
Manfrotto LL lb7622 4 m x 2m Panorama Background Cover Chroma Key Green
Scrim Jim full black
ProSup Tango Roller professional slider for heavy Cinema and ENG cameras (up to 42kg)
Letus Helix Jr Magnesium gimbal with Canon XC10 compact 4K/HD digital cinema camera (has the same picture profiles as the Canon C300 MarkII.)
DJI Ronin – SC2 gimbal
on Macbook Pro15″ edit workstations (2.8GHz Intel Core i7 Quad-Core, 16GB of DDR3 Onboard Ram, 512GB Flash Storage)
Large 4 wheel drive vehicles with GPS navigation
All rigs properly maintained.
Wide spectrum of additional lights, grips and generators are available on request.
CLIENTS (251 companies)
AbbVie Inc., ABC News, AFP, Aljazeera English, Alex Howard TV, Animo Communications, Ansell, AP Broadcast Services, ARTE, Assignment Desk, ATM Broadcast S.L., Bang & Olufsen, Bayer Healthcare, BBC, Blue Collar Productions, British Petroleum, Buxton Knight Productions, Camp Creative, Channel 9 Australia, Cisco Systems, Coca Cola, Control Risk, Copilot Productions, Coutts, CNBC, Crews Control, CSI Ltd., Deluxe Media, Discovery Channel, EBS, EyeMagic Magic Productions Inc, Exxon Mobile, European Commission, European Parliament, Festool, FIA, FIFA TV, Finestripe Productions, Fuji TV Japan, General Electric, Greenpoint Pictures, History Channel, Hurricane Films, INS, IMF, JPS LLC, Kalmedia Pty., Lumenis GmbH, Marriott Hotels, May International Productions, MDR, Media Central, Media Consulta TV, Microsoft, Moonlink Studios USA, Mountain View Group, NBC News, NCR, New Moon, NHK, NTV Russia, Octagon Group, Orion Electronics Ltd., Outcast, Pitch International, Plazamedia, Pole to Pole Communications Ltd., Promotion Berlin GmbH, Quite Frankly Productions, RAI, Redhouselane Communications, Richard Stanley Productions, Ridge Marketing, RTO, Samsung, Screen Europa Productions, Shell, Showtime Network Inc. Schnittstelle Film und Video GmbH, Sony Pictures, Stark Corporate Communications AB, Tilling Productions, The Bank, The Match Factory GmbH, Trifilm USA, UEFA, Unicredit, WebMD, AP International Video Assignments, Assignment Desk, Astra Zeneca, BBC, Bluefin TV, Brandcast Media Ltd., British Petroleum, CNBC, Control Risk, Creative Staging Ltd., CSI Ltd., Disaster Playground, Emblaze Productions, FUJI TV Japan, Futureview Inc., Gulf Broadcast, Healthcasts, IAEA, IBM, IMF, Jon Tibbs Associates, Lipfriend-Rodd International Ltd., Merck, Medtronic, NHNZ China, NHK, OSCE, Performance Communications, Pipistrel Aircraft, PMTV, Prae Medica Ltd., Pitch International, Plazamedia, RAI, Reuters, Seen and Heard Ltd., Solway Group, Sony Ericsson, Sportingbet, TBS Tokyo, Tilling Productions, TF1 Production, UNIDO, United Nations, United Technologies, Webs Edge, Wine Channel TV, WRG Creative Comm. Assignment Desk, Axinom Group, Bladonmore Ltd, Delcath Systems Ltd., Festool, FIA, Footbal Uno, Gillette, MMP Inc., Moonlink Studios USA, Munich Re, Patrick Wall Group, Richard Stanley Productions, Six Three Communications Ltd., Sparks Online, Subway, Sunny Mac Films, SwissRe, Studio Center, Synergy Visison, The Chorus Films, The Gadget Group PTY LTD, Trailer Park, TurboChef, UPS, Vibe Squad Productions, IMG , Westrock, Pricewaterhouse Coopers, European Forest Institute, Festool, Lufthansa, Lumenis, Synergy Vision, UEFA, FuelsEurope, Dentons, Oncology Education Canada, Chicago Pneumatics, Spiele Max, Nord Micro AG, Kia Motors, Abbott, Red Bull, MJH Studios, Sony, ESN, McKinsey, Amadeus IT Group SA, Alive, Kartemquin Films, Jabil, Platinum Platypus, Trasis, eCancer, UniCredit HVB, i24News, DMG Productions, DHL, World Molecular Imaging Society, Quadrotech, Maverick, NatGeo, Television Academy, Gripped Communications, Coca Cola, Bean Labs, Pfizer, Red Hat, BMW, Unisys, Ernst & Young, Springer Healthcare, SSI SCHÄFER, TBD Media Group, Engel Austria GmbH, ESP Medical Communications, GSK, SynchPoint Limited, RT Vision, 3i, Forté Entertainment Inc., Bell Media Inc, ITN Productions, Tesco, FC Bayern, Fifty Digital, Qatar Airways, Antagonist, Berne Union, Actua a2pPR, Alexander Mann Solutions, Juris Productions Inc., Statsperform, Panoris, Zinc Media, Ugly Little Monkeys LLC, War & Order Pty. Ltd, Gravity Media, Chalk Productions, Banter AB, DMG Productions, ActAware, SB Films, Prod MOD, Newsmax Media, Yellow Asylum Films, Lucky7even Entertainment, Page Medical
(pictures of shoots on our FB page)