PRODUCTION KIT

I have in-house broadcast quality production kit avaliable, as well as a number of highly customised pieces designed to service underwater documentary productions. 

Sony FS7

SONY FS7

Full topside and underwater Sony FS7 camera system with over 30 lens options

Drone videography

PHANTOM 4 DRONE

Full phantom 4 drone shoots in 4K 30FPS. Comes with six batteries and other accessories available 

OTS masks

OTS FULL FACE MASKS

Set of two full face OTS masks and onboard recording unit. Customised with broadcast quality in mast audio recorders. 

Audio

AUDIO

Full professional grade audio, including rode rifle mics, radio lapel packs and audio recorders

Tripods

TRIPOD & HEAD

Professional grade Manfrotta tripod and fluid head for FS7 and other broadcast cameras

Accessories

ACCESSORIES

Full production accessories including effects cameras, reflectors, RC cars

RESEARCH KIT

Through my marine and shark research I have developed and purchased numerous research logistics suitable to be featured in documentary productions

Acoustic tracker

ACOUSTIC TRACKING

VR100 Acoustic tracking unit from VEMCO for continious tracking of tagged sharks and other marine predators

Bite meter

BITE METER

Waterproof bite meter to measure bite pressure of marine and terrestrial predators

Submersible

SUBMERSIBLE

Open Submersible for tracking and filming of sharks and other large marine predators

Shark cage

SHARK CAGE

Shark cade designed for use by professional camera operators and researchers

Seal decoys

SEAL DECOYS

Anatomically accurate and functional seal decoys to replicate life predations by sharks

Breach cam

BREACH CAM

Open Submersible for tracking and filming of sharks and other large marine predators

LOGISTICS

Full local production transport, accommodation, crew, permissions logistics and fixing support is available.

Vessels

VESSELS

2 x 8m semi rigid movable vessels for operations throughout Southern Africa to 40NM. 

Vehicles

Production vehicles

Two x off-road 4x4 production bukkies, one x 9 seater overland transport

SCUBA

SCUBA

Over 20 sets of fully serviced and operation SCUBA sets, including 3mm, 5mm, 7mm wetsults

Permits

PERMITS

Specialist in acquiring research and filming permits from Southern African authorities 

Human Resources

HUMAN RESOURCES

Extensive network of qualified local crew, talent and service providers

Accommodation

ACCOMMODATION

Production friendly guesthouses in Mossel Bay, South Durban and an additional network throughout Southern Africa. 

Full logistical support for all wildlife and marine projects