video production rates

Catcha Star can create brilliant HD video productions suitable for broadcast in any format, including television, internet, DVD and cinema.

With over 20 years in film and television and access to top level industry professionals, Catcha Star can take your production to the next level. Additional equipment and personnel can be employed to create productions of any magnitude. Don’t hesitate to contact us for a free consultation and quote regarding your production requirements.

base rates utilising in-house equipment and operators

HD video production

$150 per hour (minimum 2 hours) or $1200 per 10 hr day includes:
· director/ director of photography/ camera operator
· Canon 5D Mark III DSLR and accessories
· Canon 5D Mark II DSLR and accessories
· Canon 70-210mm f2.8L lens
· Canon 50mm f1.4 prime lens
· Canon 17-40mm f4L wide angle lens
· FocusMaker follow focus
· Lilliput monitor
· Miller DS5 Tripod
· Steadicam Pilot
· 2 x 2.5K Hamilton Baker soft lights
· 1 x 2k tungsten light
· 3 x 800w redhead tungsten lights
· Z96 portable LED video light

 

Please note: If post production of recorded footage and audio is not to be completed by Catcha Star then a transfers and preparation fee will also be included in quotes requiring production only.

sound recording

$75 per hour (minimum 2 hours) or $600 per 10 hr day includes:
· sound recordist
· Zoom H4N digital audio recorder
· Rode NTG-2 condenser microphone
· Rode Blimp windshield
· Rode boom pole

editing

$75 per hour or $600 per 10 hr day includes:
· editor
· Apple Mac Pro 8 Core/ 32 Gb RAM
· Apple Final Cut Pro 6
· Adobe Premiere

sound mixing

$75 per hour or $600 per 10 hr day includes:
· editor
· Apple Mac Pro 8 Core/ 32 Gb RAM
· Apple Final Cut Pro 6
· Adobe Premiere

titles and graphics

$75 per hour or $600 per 10 hr day includes:
· editor/ graphic design artist
· Apple Mac Pro 8 Core/ 32 Gb RAM
· Apple Livetype/ Motion
· Adobe After Effects

colour grading

$75 per hour or $600 per 10 hr day includes:
· colourist
· Apple Mac Pro 8 Core/ 32 Gb RAM
· Apple Color
· Final Cut Pro 6
· Neat Video Noise Reduction

computer animated graphics

$75 per hour or $600 per 10 hr day includes:
· animator
· Apple Mac Pro 8 Core/ 32 Gb RAM
· Apple Motion
· Adobe After Effects

audio and video syncing

$55 per hour includes:
· assistant editor
· Apple Mac Pro 8 Core/ 32 Gb RAM
· Final Cut Pro 6

digital conversions

$35 per hour includes:
· operator
· Apple Mac Pro 8 Core/ 32 Gb RAM
· Apple Compressor
· MPEG Streamclip

audio and video transfers

$35 per hour includes:
· operator
· Apple Mac Pro 8 Core/ 32 Gb RAM

upload to web

$35 per hour includes:
· Operator
· Apple Mac Pro 8 Core/ 32 Gb RAM

additional media research

$55 per hour
For example – soundtracks, stills images (does not include cost of media).

meetings

$55 per hour
For example – production meetings, edit decision list meetings. Please note there is no charge for initial pre-production and post production meetings.

Please note: A 50% deposit is required to secure all bookings with the balance payable before final productions are released.