Rates / Kit

Rates kit page

Aswell as a University Degree in Film &TV Production, Big Chris has worked at one of London’s leading facilities houses gaining a full knowledge of Cameras, lights and sound equipment.  Big Chris has the relevant training in various technical formats specialising in:- Sony F5-F55, Alexa, RED, Sony FS7, FS5, Minicams, Go Pros, Sony 750/900Hd, XDCAM 500, 700, 800, Cannon C300, XF305, 7D, 5D, Chris is proficient in all Camera Formats and a skilled Photographer.

Lighting Cameraman Rates

Labour Only:-
10 Hr day £350, HD rate £400
12 Hr day £400, HD rate £450/$475
Overtime charged at time and a half.
(Chris does appreciate that the industry is very competitive, therefore he is willing to negotiate his rate on certain jobs.)

Big Chris has Public Liability & Kit Insurance.

For rates which include Cameras and kit please contact Big Chris as prices may vary depending on the camera you hire, all at a very competative price.
A Standard lighting kit is supplied on a shoot, for additional lighting please discuss this with Big Chris. A Mini Jib Arm and Indie Dolly can be provided should your shoot require that extra finesse.

If required Chris can supply his own sound kit.

If your shoot requires additional crew Big Chris has a fantastic team available and they all come highly recommended.


Milage charged at 45p a mile. Chris has a current IVISA for work in the United States of America.

Big Chris TV is based in the Midlands with easy access to all areas of the UK. Please note that Chris does not charge travel to any job based in london. If your shoot is outside of the M25 milage will be charged. Filming abroad often requires a travel day which is charged accordingly, this also applies to overnight shoots.