equipment / sales / rental / service




AAA Rental System

3020 W. 167th St.
Markham, IL
60428
708-210-1200
312-666-2100

URL: AAA Rental System


ABSOLUTE PRODUCTION SERVICES

2142 West Walnut
Chicago, IL 60612
312-226-1200

URL: ABSOLUTE PRODUCTION SERVICES
EMAIL: [email protected]

Toll-free: 877-228-4782
– Event Production Management – A/V Services – Equipment Rental
– Sound – Lighting – Video – Staging Reinforcement
– Logistics – Transportation – Labor
– Hospitality – Lodging – Local Transportation – Security
– Video Modules/ Editing


AERIAL PRODUCTION SERVICES

1339 South Wood Street
Chicago, IL 60608
Cell: 630-965-4354

URL: www.aerialproduction.net
EMAIL: [email protected]aerialproduction.net

Aerial & Elite

AERIAL PRODUCTION & FILMING SPECIALISTS
NATIONWIDE SERVICE
TRANSPORT AND SCOUTING SERVICE
FAA LOW LEVEL MOTION PICTURE MANUAL
TWIN ENGINE HELICOPTERS
SAG – MPPA PILOTS
PICTORVISION – CINEFLEX – SHOTOVER CAMERA SYSTEMS


BARBIZON LIGHTING CO. – CHICAGO

2525 North Elston / Suite D-220
Chicago, IL 60647
773-276-8500
F: 773-276-8504

URL: BARBIZON LIGHTING CO. – CHICAGO
EMAIL: [email protected]

Barbizon 2016

 

 

 

 

 

Barbizon Lighting is your one-stop source for sales, service, integration, and installation
of lighting equipment, accessories, and consumables for Film, Television, Performing Arts,
Themed Environments, and Architecture.

No one carries more products, knows more about them, or can get them to you faster.


CHAPMAN/LEONARD STUDIO EQUIPMENT, INC.

12950 Raymer Street
North Hollywood, CA 91605
818/764-6726 FAX 818/764-6370

URL: CHAPMAN/LEONARD STUDIO EQUIPMENT, INC.
EMAIL: [email protected]
CONTACT: Christine Huenergardt
Nicole Huenergardt

Chapman Leonard jpeg 2017

 

 

 

 

 

Telescopic Crane Arms, Remote Camera Systems, Bases, Arms, Dollies,
Pedestals, Camera Cars & Process Trailers

ENGLAND
London:
Unit 2, North Orbital Commercial Park
Napsbury Lane St. Albans, Herts
England AL1 1XB
+ 44 1 727 838424 FAX: + 44 1 727 852241

FLORIDA
Orlando:
9460 Delegates Drive
Orlando, Florida 32837
TOLL FREE: 888 337 8243 or 407 851 3456
FAX: 407 855 1653

GEORGIA
Fayetteville:
500 Sanddy Creek Rd.
Building 2004 suite 101
Fayetteville, GA 30214
(Located on the lot at Pinewood Studios Atlanta)
TOLL FREE: 888 758 4826
FAX: 678 583 1858

LOUISIANA
New Orleans:
668 Distributors Row Suite E
Elmwood Business Park
New Orleans, LA 70123
TOLL FREE: 888 758 4826 or 504 731 6050
FAX: 504 731 6051

NEW MEXICO
Albuquerque:
5650 University Blvd SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
TOLL FREE: 888 758 4826
FAX: 505 227 2578


CHICAGO COMMUNICATIONS LLC

200 Spangler Ave.
Elmhurst, IL
60126
630-832-3311
FAX 630-832-7599

URL: CHICAGO COMMUNICATIONS LLC
EMAIL: [email protected] / [email protected]
CONTACT: Sales: Nancy Rezman – Rental: Diane Dupasquier
Chicago Communications

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2100 S. Peoria St. Chicago, IL 60608
PH: 312-829-2700/ FAX 312-829-5157
Two-Way Radio Event Communications
Motorola Solutions Channel Partner for Rental, Sales, Service & Installation for Two-Way Radios,
City-Wide Coverage & Accessories with Experienced Support. Delivery & Pick Up. Large or Small Events.
Low Rates. On-call assistance during your event.


CHICAGOLAND TRUCK RENTAL

3939 West Montrose
Chicago, IL 60618
773-588-3939

E-Mail:[email protected]
URL:www.chicagolandtruckrental.com

Chicagoland movie logo

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

15 passenger van (seats/rows can be removed for additional space)
10ft/12ft cargo vans
12ft Box trucks
15ft Box trucks with ramps with e-track
17ft truck with lift gate, side door and e-trac
22ft/24ft (5 ton) dock height truck with lift gate and e-track
Metro racks, Mag-liners, Pads, Dollies, Straps, D-rings, Bungies, Boxes
57 Years of service. 4th generation


CINEMATIC EXPERIENCE, INC.

773-485-8045

URL: CINEMATIC EXPERIENCE, INC.

(SEE – CINEMATOGRAPHERS/VIDEO CREWS)


CITY LIGHTS RENTAL COMPANY, INC.

708-227-4963

E-mail: [email protected]

RON LEAHY – GAFFER

3 TON LIGHTING PACKAGES
GENERATORS
KINO-FLOWS
HMI PARS
PAR CANS
12-K’S


CREATIVE TECHNOLOGY GROUP INC.

1455 Estes Avenue
Elk Grove Village, IL
60007 – 5405
847-671-9670
Fax: 847-640-6559

URL: www.CT-Group.com
EMAIL: [email protected]
CONTACT: Sim Elwood, General Manager

Offices in: Atlanta, Chicago, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, San Francisco,
UK, Germany, Dubai, China, Singapore, Holland, Spain.

A full service audio visual staging solutions company specializing in:
• Indoor/outdoor and Scenic LED screens.
• HD, DLP & LCD projectors from 8,000 to 30,000 ANSI lumens
• Vista Spyder & Barco Folsom Encore Hi-Res control systems.
• Multi-camera component & digital switching systems.
• Show control.
• Pro Audio reinforcement for music/entertainment & business theatre:
• L-Acoustics dv-Dosc, EV, Yamaha, Innovason, Sound Craft, NEXO & Shure.
• Lighting Systems
• Show management & technical direction.
• Complete staging, lighting and set design.
• Permanent audio visual installations.
• Visit the CT group website for more information at www.CT-Group.com


DAUFENBACH CAMERA

320 N Damen Ave Suite D201
Chicago, IL 60612
312-226-0042

URL:www.daufenbachcamera.com

Daufenbach Camera is a full service camera rental house that specializes in digital cinema.
At Daufenbach we strive to provide an intuitive and exceptional camera rental service, designed around cutting edge technology, custom design, and professional camera packages.

Our team at Daufenbach Camera has industry experience to help your equipment planning
run smoothly, efficiently, and affordably. We treat every inquiry as an opportunity to create
a life long client relationship and we value the experience you have at Daufenbach from start
to finish. 給With multiple locations and prep stations and a team of working professionals, consider Daufenbach Camera as a resource to you and your crew.

Inventory includes: Angenieux, Zeiss, Canon, Arri, Red, Blackmagic, Sony, Preston, EasyRig


DIGITAL REALM

2001 Midwest Road
Oak Brook, IL
60523
630-916-8100

URL: DIGITAL REALM

Six Camera High Definition Flypack available for rent.
Six Panasonic AG-HPX 370 Cameras with Studio Set-Ups and CCU’s
. TeleCast Copperhead‘s with 500’ and 1000’ Fiber Optic Cable Runs. For-A  HVS-500HS Video Switcher/AJA Ki-Pro Recorder
42” Panasonic Monitor with Kaleido Alto/Clear-Com Intercom System
Can fit through any standard 42” doorway!


ELITE TRUCK RENTAL

265 North Western Avenue
Chicago, IL
60612
312-942-1001
FAX 312-942-1822

URL: ELITE TRUCK RENTAL

CONTACT: Bill Phillips


10 ft. cargo vans
14 ft. cube trucks with ramps
15 ft. cube trucks with liftgates & e-track
18 ft. dock height trucks with liftgates & e-track
24 ft. dock height truck with liftgates & e-track
serving Chicago since 1979 locally owned & operated


ESSANAY STUDIO & LIGHTING CO., INC.

1346 N. North Branch
Chicago, IL
60642
312-664-4400
FAX 312-664-4430

URL: ESSANAY STUDIO & LIGHTING CO., INC.
EMAIL: [email protected]
CONTACT: Wayne W. Kubacki

Wayne W. Kubacki – Vice President/Manager
* Two Rental Sound Stages: 100 x 70 & 50 x 50
both stages feature: 3-wall hard cyc, air conditioning kitchen,
dressing rooms, office & conference room, private parking
* Additional production office rentals
* Lighting/grip equipment, grip trucks, generators, dolly & crane rentals


FARRIS, JOSEPH

http://www.visionsoflightinc.com

312-829-8244

(SEE – CINEMATOGRAPHERS/VIDEO CREWS)


FILMGEAR

333 North Western Avenue
Chicago, IL
60612
312-666-4300
FAX 312-666-9460

URL: www.filmgearchicago.com
EMAIL: [email protected]
CONTACT: Lamar Bloodworth

Lighting & Grip Truck Packages – 10 Ton • 5 Ton • 3 Ton
Lighting – HMI • Tungsten • Xenon
• Kino Flo • Litepanel • Joker • Sungun • Dedolight • Chimera
Generators – 1200 Amp • 800 Amp • 600 Amp • Honda 6500W & 5500W
Camera Dollies – Chapman Super Peewee & Hybrid • Fisher 10 & 11
Jibarms • Sliders • Car Mounts • Foggers • Mole Fans • Walkie Talkies
Complete Grip Equipment Inventory
Lightning Strikes Midwest Agent


FISHER, INC., J.L.

1000 Isabel St.
Burbank, CA
91506
818/846-8366
FAX 818/846-8699

URL: FISHER, INC., J.L.
EMAIL: [email protected]

J.L. Fisher, Inc., the world leader in manufacturing and service of Camera Dollies,
Microphone Booms and Accessories.
Featuring our Fisher 11, 10 and 9 camera dollies and the Vinten Quattro Pedestals.


GASAWAY MAINTENANCE COMPANY

1290 Lakeside Dr.
Romeoville IL 60446
630/378-1616 x215

URL: www.gasawayco.com
E-mail: [email protected]
Contact: Gemma Bright

WATER DELIVERY in full size semi trucks from 500 gallons to 5500 gallons per load.
Available 24 hours a day for wetting down sets or filling tanks, pools, ponds, etc.

We have successfully provided water service for many of the local production companies
for commercial shoots, live products, and stage productions.
Please feel free to call with any special bulk water needs or requests.

Our trained and accommodating drivers have been to Navy Pier, Ravinia and Harpo studios.

Also available for rent are full size municipal trucks, pick up trucks, skidsteer loaders,
rubber tire loaders, snow plows and semi tank trucks.


GRAND STAGE

1319 W Grand Ave
Chicago, IL 60642

3418 N Knox Ave
Chicago, IL 60641

312-332-5611
312-258-0056

URL: GRAND STAGE
EMAIL: [email protected]

Lighting sales and rentals, make-up, gaffers tape, special effects,
lamps, color media, scenic paints, TV/Film paints, drapery and rigging.
Showroom open 8:30 am – 5 pm M-F. Sat. 9 am – 1 pm.


KEY CODE MEDIA

CONTACT: Brian Plante   847-456-6816

URL:www.keycodemedia.com


LIGHTING GRIP TRUCK RENTALS CHICAGO

450 St. Andrews Ct.
West Chicago, IL 60185
Cell 630-292-1671

URL: www.liteit1.com
E-MAIL: [email protected]

Contact: Tom Scott

– Gaffer/Owner/Operator www.liteit1.com
Specializing in Commercial and Independent Features 

GRIP TRIX  ELECTRIC  CAMERA CARS  And CINE POWER PACKS

• Complete lighting packages
• 3 and 5 ton grip trucks
• 18K HMI’s, Kino-Flows, Xenon flashlights
• HMI’s and Generators
• Chapman Dollies and Cranes


MIDWEST MEDIA GROUP

135 East Algonquin Road / Suite B
Arlington Heights, IL
60005
847-228-5588

URL: MIDWEST MEDIA GROUP


MOLE-RICHARDSON CO.

323/851-0111

URL: www.mole.com

( SEE – GRIPS/LIGHTING)


PRODUCT PRODUCTIONS, INC.

312-421-9030

URL:PRODUCT PRODUCTIONS, INC.
(SEE – GRIPS/LIGHTING)


Propabilities INC,

1517 North Elston
Chicago, IL
60642
773-278-2384
FAX: 773-278-2393

URL: www.propabilitiesonline.com

Make it one stop and pick up:
Folding Clothes racks; Steamers; Stantions & ropes, Directors Chairs;
Folding chairs and banquet tables 4′ & 6′


RESOLUTION PRODUCTIONS GROUP

312-243-8230

URL: www.resolutionproductionsgroup.com

(See PRODUCTION COMPANIES/DIRECTORS)


RJ RECORDING & SOUND

P.O. Box 302/530 Lark Street,
Geneva, IL
60134-0302
630-232-1932

Professional Sound Reinforcement for corporate events, touring bands, county fairs, summer festivals,
theaters, conventions, political functions, dedications, talent/fashion shows and church functions.
Up to 48 Channels House & Monitors. Yahama Digital/analog, Midas, Allen & Heath Consoles Avaliable.
Eventide, Klark-Teknik, Crown, TC Electronics, BBS Omnidrive. Also Concert Staging/Lighting Available.
National Touring, Professioinal Multi-Track Recording (Location or Studio) CD Duplication & Mastering, DVD Duplication,
Equipment Rental, Reel to Reel & LP Transfers to CD. Professional Disc Jockey Services.
Celebrating 41 Years in Business in 2017!


SHOOTING STAR PRODUCTIONS, INC.

847-612-9964

URL: SHOOTING STAR PRODUCTIONS, INC.
(SEE – VIDEO CREWS/CINEMATOGRAPHERS)


SOUNDZ AUDIO VIDEO & LIGHTING

40424 North Deep Lake Rd.
Antioch, IL
60002
847-838-2121

URL: SOUNDZ AUDIO VIDEO & LIGHTING
EMAIL: [email protected]


SPEAKEASY PROMPTERS, INC.

847-426-0212

URL: SPEAKEASY PROMPTERS, INC.
( SEE – TELEPROMPTERS)


VER CAMERA (formerly Cineverse®)

8401 47th Street
McCook, IL 60525
312/932-2700

URL:www.ver.com/cineverse-now-ver/

Professionals who take advantage of our 24/7 Cineverse® service prep facilities have access to the largest inventory of cameras and lenses in the world in addition to all other VER products and services including lighting, audio, rigging, and custom LED enhanced environments. From thoughtful design to in-house expert technicians and engineers, the six camera prep facilities were created to meet the unique needs of the production community.

In addition to prep facilities in Chicago and New Orleans, we recently opened state-of-the-art centers in Los Angeles, Atlanta and Miami and a massive space on the West Side of New York City.

We are committed to the production community and continually make large investments in our equipment, facilities and people to show just how much.

VER CAMERA PREP LOCATIONS:

ATLANTA | CHICAGO | LOS ANGELES | MIAMI | NEW ORLEANS | NEW YORK

 


VIDEO EQUIPMENT RENTALS – VER

8401 W. 47th Street Suite D
McCook, IL 60525
847-671-4966
FAX 847-671-4936

URL:Ver.com

Email:[email protected]

 

VER 2016

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

VER is a leading, global provider of production equipment and engineering solutions. With the world’s largest inventory of rental equipment, VER supplies the most advanced technology to a broad array of clients in the corporate, TV, cinema, live events and broadcast markets. Clients rely on VER’s depth of experience in Audio, Video, Lighting, LED, Cameras, Rigging, Media Servers, Fiber and more. With 32 offices across North America and Europe, 24/7 support, and unparalleled expertise, the skilled team at VER can support any live or taped production anywhere in the world.

VIDEO EQUIPMENT RENTALS – VER – Detroit MICHIGAN
Detroit (DTW)7522 Baron Drive
Canton, Mi 48187
248-304-9749 Fax: 734-354-0260
Offices located in: CALIFORNIA
Glendale/Los Angeles Headquaters
757 West California Avenue
Glendale, CA. 91203
818-502-8900
Fax: 818-241-4519
Anaheim
1655 South Claudina Way Anaheim, CA 92805
866-837-7368 or 714-978-8811
Fax: 714-978-8812
San Francisco
410 East Grand Ave.So. San Francisco, CA 94080
650-837-9480 or 866-680-0250
Fax: 650-837-9488
ARIZONA
Phoenix
4625 S. 32nd St. Phoenix, AZ 85040
602-268-8000 or 800-403-9567
Fax: 602-268-8014
COLORADO
Denver
5000 Dahlia Street, Suite D Denver, Co 80216
Phone: 303-355-5001
Fax: 303-355-5015
FLORIDA
Orlando
1611 Cyprus Lake Drive Orlando, FL 32837
407-582-0350 or 888-582-0350
Fax: 407-582-0370
Miami
3300 Davie Road Suite 101 Davie, FL 33317
954-723-2828 Fax: 954-723-2833
GEORGIA
Atlanta
2105 Nancy Hanks Drive Norcross, GA 30071
770-300-0401 Fax: 770-300-0341
LOUISIANA
New Orleans
3000 Lausat Street Metairie, LA 70001
504-831-6966 Fax: 504-834-7537
MASSACHUSETTS
Boston
175 New Boston St., Suite A, Woburn, MA 01801
781-937-7612
Fax: 781-937-0682
NEW YORK
New York
620 12th Avenue 3rd Fl. New York, NY 10001
212-206-3730 or 866-483-7692
Fax: 212-206-9154
NEVADA
Las Vegas
4155 West Russell Road Las Vegas, NV 89118
702-895-9777 or 877-837-8342
Fax: 702-895-7377
TENNESSE
Nashville
12630 Old Hickory Blvd. Nashville, TN 37213
Phone: 615-280-2255
Fax: 615-260-2181
TEXAS
Dallas (DFW)
1775 Hurd Drive Irving, TX 75038
214-260-1295 or 877-920-9020
Fax: 214-260-1300
Houston
455 W. 38th Street Houston, TX 77018
Phone: 713-691-1332
Fax:713-691-1178
WASHINGTON DC AREA
Maryland
4390 Parliament Place, Suite BLanham MD, 20706
301-731-9560 or 866-583-7837
Fax: 301-731-9570
WASHINGTON
Seattle
12610 Interurban Ave, SouthSuite 110Tukwila, WA 98168
206-242-3860 or 866-837-9288
Fax: 206-242-3859
CANADA
MONTREAL
110 Nordic Ave Pointe-ClaireQuebec H9R 3Y2
514-630-7986 for VER514-630-3939
Fax: 514-630-0990
TORONTO
5925 Tomken Road, Unit 18-19Mississauga, OntarioL4W 4L8
905-795-8008
Fax: 905-795-2769
VANCOUVER
6741 Cariboo Road, Suite 301 Burnaby, British Columbia V3N 4A3
604-420-3440
Fax: 604-420-3446
EUROPE
Amsterdam
Radarweg 1 1042 AA, Amsterdam, Netherlands
011 31 (0)20 3160520
Fax: 011 31 (0) 203160521
London
3-4 Downland Close London,N20 9LB
Phone: 44 (0) 20 8445 0267
Fax: 011 44 (0) 1923 839401
Germany
VER Germany gmbH
Waldstrasse 207 63071 Offenbach am Main, Frankfort
Phone: 011 49 (0) 69 978991300
Fax: 011 79 (0) 69 978991391


A to B Rentals

310 North Leavitt Chicago, IL 60612   312-492-8411


Able Cine Tech

888/223-1599


Aggreko, Inc.

16748 New Ave. Lemont, IL 60439 630-257-8480


AM AIR SERVICE

3011 Millstream Rd. Marengo Il 60152 847-602-1888


Amps 4 Lamps, Inc.

527 Prarie Lane Lake Zurich, IL 60047 847-438-4064


Audio Visual One

9611 W. Foster Schiller Park, IL 60176 847-928-9200


AV CHICAGO, INC.

619 W. Taylor St. Chicago, IL 60607  312-943-9822


AVI Midwest

717 W. Algonquin Rd. Arlington Heights, IL 60005  630-477-2300


Bridgewater Rentals

925 Lambrecht Rd. Frankfort IL 60423  708-371-8100


BROADCAST COMPANY LTD.

10 E. 22nd St. Lombard, IL 60148 847-605-8800


Broadcast Electronics, Inc.

4100 N. 24th St. Quincy, IL 62305 217/224-9600


Camera Ambassador

2425 W. 14th St. Chicago,Il 60605   773-791-6522


Camera Crane Specialists

1625 Payne Ste.E Evanston, IL 60201 847-869-0300


Canon Broadcast and Communications Div.

100 Park Boulevard Itasca, IL 60143 630-250-6231


CDW-Computer Discount Warehouse

200 N. Milwaukee Avev. Vernon Hills, IL 60061 847-465-6000


Chicago Spotlight

1658 W. Carroll St. Chicago, IL 60612 312-455-1171


Chicago Studio Rentals

5560 W. Taylor Chicago IL 60644 773-261-3400


Classic Party Rental

9840 W. 55th McCook, IL 60525 708-485-8010