Our team is firmly established as industry leaders in Aotearoa, and from within the team we can put together the whole Lighting/Grip crew for your job.
We provide exceptional customer service from our highly skilled, knowledgeable and close knit team, and our extensive industry experience will assist your production to run smoothly.
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Our Gaffers have wide-knowledge and experience. Collectively they have worked on numerous large-scale feature films, television series, music videos and commercials throughout New Zealand and the world - take a look at their CV's.
Thad Lawrence is known for his work as Gaffer on The Meg (2018), the award winning The Light Between Oceans (2016), the Emmy Award-winning Top of the Lake (2013), Vertical Limit (2000), the local movie The Dark Horse (2014) and The Shannara Chronicles (2015). Born in Sydney, Lawrence moved to New Zealand but returns to work in Australia frequently.
Gilly Lawrence is best known for his work as Gaffer on the Award-winning Aotearoa movies Boy (2013),and White Lies (2013). His latest TV Series is top rating Aussie release 800 Words (2015). He has worked on international productions such as The Shannara Chronicles (2016), King Kong (2005), and many music videos including The Corrs.
Henare Mato is best known for his work on Lord of the Rings (2001-2003) and Avatar (2009). Gaffer credits include the TV series The Ring Inz (2017), This is Piki, (2016) Almighty Johnsons (2011) and Nothing Trivial (2011). Henare has years of experience in lighting, grip and rigging including The Shannara Chronicles (2016), Bridge to Teribithia (2007).
Merlin specialises in television and drama, lighting studios, and facilitating many of our international co-productions.
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Phone Office: +64 27 2747753