What sort of camera do you shoot with?
Our camera operators an extensive range of cameras, and we match the equipment to your requirements and budget. For web and corporate videos we'll usually shoot with a Sony FS5 and Sony A7s. For high end TV commercials and corporates we shoot with a Sony F3 and Zeiss prime lenses.
What lighting do you use?
We have a comprehensive lighting kit made of of Kino Divalites, Redheads, and Dedo lights.
How do you safeguard and back up the work?
We use a double system approach: Our cameraman will shoot to card as well as an external Atomos Shogun recorder. We're also happy to back up the footage for you and store it on our RAID drive until you have it safely backed up.
What if I can't be at the shoot?
Many interstate and International clients choose Dream Engine cameraman to shoot on their behalf. As a corporate video production company with many high end clients, we understand the importance of representing your organisation professionally. When you hire a Dream Engine camera crew we are there on your behalf, and protect the relationship that you have with your client.
Do you only have camera operators in Melbourne?
While we are based in Melbourne, you can book a cameraman to travel anywhere within Australia.
What other camera equipment do you have available?
We can prepare a production kit for you that matches your requirements. We shoot steadicam, have a slider, and mobile green screen kit. We also have an extensive range of lenses and filters.
Do you rent out equipment?
No, Dream Engine is not a rental facility. We ensure that all of our equipment remains in great condition by not renting it out.
Are you a booking agency, or do you have an in-house team?
Dream Engine has its own in-house team of director, cameraman and sound recordist. This gives us best control of the quality of work that we produce, and how we represent you and your brand to your clients. We also have long-standing relationships with specialist external crew that we can draw on for larger productions.
How do I make a booking?
Contact us in Melbourne by telephone or email and we'll put together a cameraman package to suit your requirements.