Video Production is where the rubber meets the road. All the planning comes together to shoot your video.

Franklin Video is equipped and prepared to meet a wide array of video production needs. We regularly shoot in various configurations, with crews of all sizes, depending on your specific needs and budget.

Whatever your project needs, Franklin Video can provide it. We offer our clients a consistent, ready resource for ENG, Commercial, documentary, Industrial or Corporate video production… often under extremely tight deadlines.

For larger, more involved film or video productions, we can coordinate crews, equipment, schedules, locations – just about anything you need for almost any type of production. Film, video, studio, location, multi-camera, satellite uplinked- you name it, we’ll make it happen.

ENG/EFP Video Packages:

Are customized to meet the needs of your production. Prior to any shoot, we will discuss your needs in detail to ensure that the equipment provided is appropriate for your project.

ENG/EFP Video Packages:

Are customized to meet the needs of your production. Prior to any shoot, we will discuss your needs in detail to ensure that the equipment provided is appropriate for your project.


Presently we are featuring Panasonic P2 cameras. Our most recent acquisition is a matched pair of HPX370s. These HD cameras shoot in an extremely wide variety of formats including PAL, if that should be required. We also have an HVX200 available as either a backup camera, or for a three camera shoot.

Camera Accessories:

Matte boxes, Fujinon .8X wide angle zoom through adapter, Frezzolini on-camera light, Anton Bauer Lithium Ion Batteries and chargers, variety of filters, studio configuration (focus, zoom, and viewfinder).

Recording Formats:

Solid state P2 recording format. This can be transferred to any currently available format on hard drive or BluRay. We also have (2)Matrox MXO2 systems to tap into the SDI out of any high end camera and record uncompressed 10 bit AVIs or a variety of lesser formats.


We have 3 Sachtler fluid heads on a variety of Sachtler sticks…from carbon fiber to the renowned “hot pod”. Baby legs and hi-hats as well.


  • (3)Sennheiser Wireless transmitters & receivers
  • Sennheiser Shotguns
  • Rode NTG-2 Shotguns
  • Fishpoles
  • (4)Tram TR50 lavaliers
  • (2)Countryman Lavs
  • (2)Electrovoice RE15 handheld (stick mics)
  • An over the ear “boom” mic
  • Sure FP31 stereo mixer
  • Sony headphones



Full HD monitoring through either a Panasonic L2150 21” Multi-input professional monitor or a 23″ Vizio flat screen with SDI-HDMI adapter.

Lighting and grip:

  • Up to 10,000W standard tungsten package
  • 2KW Mole Richardson Fresnels
  • Chimera/Lowel 1KW DP     Lowel DPs
  • Mole Richardson 200W fresnels
  • (2)1×1 LED 3200k-5600K adjustable, dimmered lightpanels (AC-DC runs up to 4 hrs continuously on a single Anton Bauer LI battery)
  • 6X9 Leko pattern light&
  • Lowel softlights
  • Matthews doorway dolly
  • 12′ Slider
  • C-stands
  • flag kits
  • 4X4 reflector
  • Flexfill reflectors
  • 6X6 silk
  • large assortment of grip equipment and tools
  • gels
  • cards
  • window treatment materials

Virtually any additional lighting or grip equipment needed can be readily supplied upon request.


2 Camera mounted Telepromters with laptops. Copy can be typed in on set or loaded via email, thumb drive,disc, etc. And from any wordprocessing program prior to shoot.

Franklin Video production services you can rely on in North Carolina:

  • Producers
  • Directors
  • Craft Service
  • Assistant Directors
  • Production
  • Production Coordinators
  • Production Designers
  • Production assistants
  • Teleprompters
  • Actors
  • Director of Photography
  • Voice Talent
  • SteadiCam operators
  • Sound Designers
  • Art Directors
  • Extras
  • Hair and Makeup
  • Stylists
  • Dolly Grips
  • Grips
  • Greensman
  • Electricians
  • Animal Wranglers
  • Scenic Painters
  • Special Effects
  • Gaffers
  • Boom Operators
  • Masters
  • Carpenters
  • Food Stylists
  • Location Scouts
  • Riggers
  • Assistant Camera Operators
  • Property Masters
  • Sound Recordists
  • Transportation Coordinators
  • Unit Production
  • Script Supervisors



In a word, anything. Our years of production experience in the North Carolina market have yielded many close relationships with equipment vendors, production service providers, technical support resources, and the freelance community. With one phone call to Franklin Video, we can get you the equipment you need.

  • 35/16mm Cameras
  • SteadiCam
  • Cranes/Jibs
  • Dollies
  • Grip Trucks
  • Generators
  • Aerial Camera support
  • HMI Lighting 200-18,000W
  • Condor/Scissor/Genie Lifts
  • Wireless Communications
  • LED Lights (new)
  • Kinos
  • Xenons
  • Chimeras
  • Stage Lighting
  • Car mounts
  • Gyro Zooms
  • Lipstick Cameras
  • Remote switcher setups
  • Field DAT recorders
  • Wireless mics
  • IFB’s
  • TelePrompTers
  • Studio Cameras
  • Electrical Tie-In Packages
  • Silks/Reflectors/Grifflons
  • Rigging for anything
  • Underwater packages
  • C-Stands
  • Prime lenses