Film Equipment Hire - Fry Film Productions
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Film Equipment Hire

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All our crew are highly experienced professionals with a great deal of passion & skill. Below are flat rates per 10 hour day, to be viewed as a guide. Please call or email for a detailed quote.


Complete Shooting Packages:

Packages include EITHER a Panasonic AG-HPX500 P2HD/SD camera OR a Sony NEX-FS700 camera depending on your needs.

  • Lighting Cameraman, HD Camera Kit, basic sound & lighting – £550
  • Steadicam + Operator & Assistant with all kit – £call includes EFP Steadicam, directors monitor & all accessories
  • Cameraman, Sound Recordist, Director & all kit – £call
  • Cameraman & Sound Recordist with all kit – £850


We can supply any of the above packages with AVCHD, XDCAM, Digibeta or HDV Cameras.
Please email us for a quote.


Day Rates for John E Fry with…
  • Panasonic AG-HPX500 P2 HD camcorder FULL KIT – £650
    which records broadcast 4:2:2 HD or SD to supplied P2 cards
    Full Kit includes: 2 x broadcast lenses, tripod, monitoring and location sound kit


  • Upgraded EFP Steadicam, with HPX500 P2HD or SD – £call
    for digital cinema cameras & full size shoulder mount cameras


  • Steadicam Flyer LE HD, with HPX500 P2HD or SD – £call
    for DVCAM, HDV, DSLR, XDCAM EX & smaller cameras


All camera options include tripod, lens, matte box, monitor & top mic.
Steadicam day rate are be dependent on details of work, so please email for a quote.
We also provide a stills photographer for £450 per day.


Day Rates for other crew & dry hire equipment:


Multicam & Outside Broadcast:
  • HD/SD PPU Multicam Kit with 4 x Cameras & 4 x crew – £2800 – Complete 4 camera HD or SD solution + 3 operators & engineer
  • HD/SD Outside Broadcast Trailer + 3 Cameras – £2500 – Engineer / VT operator included with all HD multicam kit hire
  • HD/SD Multicam Flyaway PPU kit + 3 Cameras – £2000 – All you need to produce BBC HD acceptable multicamera recordings! Includes tripods, radio talkback, recording unit and accessories.
  • Newtek Tricaster (original version) – £100 – A complete 3 camera gallery in a box! Vision mixing, live keying & titling, virtual VTR & much more. Includes the Tricaster VM.


  • Camera Operator alone – £275-£350
  • Steadicam Operator alone – £call
  • Camera Operator (when booked with OB unit) – £250
  • OB/Multicam Director (when booked with OB unit) – £500
  • OB/Multicam Engineer (when booked with OB unit) – £350
  • Sound Recordist with kit – £350
  • Steadicam / Camera Assistant – £250
  • Stills Photographer – £450


Day Rates for other crew & dry hire equipment:
  • NEW Sony NEX-FS700 modular camcorder kit – £140 – Super 35mm sensor, super slow motion in full HD, full range of lenses
  • Panasonic AG-HPX500 P2 full HD/SD camcorder kit – £180 – 3 available. Supplied with tripod, top mic & lens (please specify)
  • Sony PMW-F55 4k digital cinema camera – £call – supplied with 35mm, 50mm & 85mm prime lenses
  • Sony PDW-700 XDCAM HD 50mbps camera
  • Sony PMW-350 XDCAM EX 2/3″ camera
  • Blackmagic Cinema Camera Full Kit
  • Canon XF300 50mbps HD camcorder
  • Panasonic AG-AF101 large chip camera kit
  • Sony DVW-700 Digital Betacam camera
  • Sony HVR-Z1E HDV camera


  • Atomos Samurai HD-SDI digital HDD recorder – £60
  • Genio Remote Follow-focus kit (for Steadicam) – £100
  • Wally-Dolly 6m track & dolly system – £80
  • IDX Camwave Wireless WiFi Video Link – £50
  • 4 meter camera jib system – £250
  • Wireless Director’s monitor – £40
  • Sony 9″ broadcast CRT monitor – £30
  • Sennheiser MKH-416 & radio mic kit – £40
  • 4 x 800w Redhead Lighting kit – £50
  • Panasonic P2 Cards, 16Gb, 32Gb & 64Gb – £call


We offer discounts for multiple days & combined hire such as 5 days for four & 7 days for 5, and we are always happy to negotiate & offer you different options. Please email for a detailed quote. All prices are to be taken as a guide & each job will be quoted individually following discussion with the client. All above rates are based on a 10 hour working day, overtime charged at £30 per hour. Expenses to be added to all above prices which include milage at 50p per mile, video storage at £60 per 250Gb drive (used instead of tape for the HPX500 camera), and/or any tape stock. Subsistence or a Per Diem rate may also be added with agreement from the client. Prices correct at time of upload. We are VAT registered so VAT will be added to your final invoice. E&OE.

HPX500 P2 HD cameras for hire!

Our team & OB Trailer Unit

A big OB job in Brighton

Bridgelayers in Bovington

Interviews, Oxford Castle

Gallery of our OB Unit

NHS filming in Liverpool

On Salisbury Plain for BAE