Video Production Gear List | Commercial and Documentary Shoots
DSLR Canon 5D Mark III Kit
Thanks to Nolan Johnson of Quantum Productions in Bismarck, North Dakota for sharing his video production gear list. He says the gear listed below is used primarily for commercial and documentary style shoots. "Usually we have a small crew 2-3 people," says Johnson. "These pieces of equipment are easily handled by a smaller group."
Video Production Gear List | Quantum Productions
Submitted by: Nolan Johnson - Cinematographer/Director
Location: Bismarck, North Dakota (USA)
Date: October 2014 (updated Feb. 2015)
Canon 5D III
Canon 16-35 f2.8L
Canon 24-105 f4L
Canon 50mm f1.8
Canon 70-300 f3.5-5.6
*All with UV and CPL filters, ND Filters for some.
Sennheiser wireless microphone system with lapel mic
Zoom H4N 2 Channel Recorder
Rode On Camera Boom Mic
KinoFlo 4' 4Bank Gaffer Kit w/ 2 C-Stands and Shot Bags
F&V 3-Light BiColor LED Panel kit
Bescor On-Camera BiColor LED
Lens Mounted Continuous ring light 5600K
Reversible Reflector (Silver/White)
|Rig & Support
Cowboy Studio shoulder mount w/ matte box and follow focus
Manfrotto 3 section tripod with swivel mount
Kessler Pocket Jib Pro
Kessler CineSlider (3ft)
Kessler Crane Second Shooter (motorized time lapse add on for Cineslider)
(2) Pelican 1550 Waterproof Cases
7" Marshall HDMI 720p Monitor
32GB Extreme Plus CF Cards
1TB Seagate Backup Plus External Hard Drives
Impact 12' Backdrop kit w/ Green/Black/White muslin
About | Nolan Johnson/Quantum Productions
Nolan Johnson grew up in the small town of Washburn, North Dakota. He developed a love of film and television at an early age. He attended college in Bismarck, North Dakota, graduating in 2009 with a degree in Communication/Journalism. Shortly before graduation, he started his career as a video journalist. He has spent the last few years developing his skills through television production, writing, and commercial production. In 2013, he got his first chance to operate camera on a feature length documentary. In 2014, Johnson founded Quantum Productions, a video production company that produces television commercials, music videos, and documentaries.
To connect with Nolan: www.quantumprond.com
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