Producer - $600 full day / $400 half day
                    Scriptwriting - $200 per finished minute

                   
                    NOTE: HD camera crews are available, see below.

                   
STANDARD DEFINITION CREW RATES:
                    Two person SD Camera crew - $1,495 full day / $1,095 half day

                    Rate is based on a 10 hour day portal to portal. Includes Sony BVW-D600 Betacam SP camera, Arri production lighting package including 3 Chimeras and ellipsoidal light,
                    audio package including mixer, shotgun mic, 2 lavalier mics, 2 handheld mics, 2 wireless mics, audio cassette recorder, monitor.

                    One person SD Camera crew - $1,095 full day / $795 half day
                    Rate is based on a 10 hour day
portal to portal. Includes Sony BVW-D600 Betacam SP camera, Arri production lighting package including 3 Chimeras and ellipsoidal light,
                    limited audio package
*, monitor.

                 * Audio package in one person crew does not include: mixer, second wireless unit, shotgun mic and boom pole, second lavalier and handheld mics, audio cassette recorder.

           
                   
HIGH DEFINITION CREW RATES:
                   
NOTE:
These HD cameras are available, please specify format and model - Sony XDCam-HD, HDCam, Panasonic DVCPro 100 (HDX-900), Vericam and P2 (HPX-500)

                    Two person HD Camera crew - $2,250 full day (no half days)

                    Rate is based on a 10 hour day portal to portal. Includes one HD camera listed above, Arri production lighting package including 3 Chimeras and ellipsoidal light,
                    audio package including mixer, shotgun mic, 2 lavalier mics, 2 handheld mics, 2 wireless mics, audio cassette recorder, monitor.

                    One person HD Camera crew - $1,800 full day (no half days)
                    Rate is based on a 10 hour day
portal to portal. Includes one HD camera listed above, Arri production lighting package including 3 Chimeras and ellipsoidal light,
                    limited audio package
*, monitor.

                    * Audio package in one person crew does not include: mixer, second wireless unit, shotgun mic and boom pole, second lavalier and handheld mics, audio cassette recorder.

                    ADDITIONAL EQUIPMENT & PERSONNEL AVAILABLE:
                      Additional Cameras and Operators
                      Wide angle lenses and wide angle adapters
                      HMI, Kino Flo and additional lighting
                      LCD handheld 2" or 5" color monitor
                      Camera dolly & track
                      Camera Jib
                      High Hat
                      Westcott Flexdrop 5' x 6' flexible and portable chroma-key background 
                      2-way radios with or without headsets
                      Additional personnel such as Field Producers, Teleprompter Operators, 
                          Make-up Artists, Lighting Directors, Grips, Production Assistants 
                          Voiceover and On-camera talent and other personnel are available

                    ADDITIONAL PRODUCTION RATE INFORMATION:
                    Overtime is $90/hr for Producer, $60/hr per crew member (SD) above 10 hrs.
                    Half days are 5 hours. Shoots longer than 5 hours will constitute a full day.
                    Rates for additional crew and equipment will be quoted on a per job basis.
                    mileage is billed at the IRS rate of 50 cents per mile.
                    No extra charge for travel to the Washington DC area.
                   

                   
                    Non Linear Editing
                    Uncompressed (1:1) Final Cut Pro - $200/hr
                    Features: Component YUV (4:2:2) input/output, unlimited video and audio tracks for layering and compositing, digital video effects (DVE), Adobe After Effects 5.5,
                                        Real-time color correction, Adobe Photoshop 7, Adobe Illustrator 10, Boris Graffitti & Livetype titling
                    790 Gigs of storage. 
                    Video Inputs/Outputs - Betacam SP, 3/4 inch, DVCAM/Mini DV, S-VHS/VHS - other formats available
                                                                               
D
igitizing video - $100/hr
                    Voiceover / Narration booth recording- $100/hr
                    Tape logging - $75/hr

                    Graphics Creation
                    2D motion / still graphics creation - $100/hr
                    3D animation design - $200/hr
                    Motion control of still images - $100/hr
                    Flatbed scanning - $100/hr
                    Photo retouching $100/hr
                    Video stills from tape (frame grabs) - $50/ea

                    Captioning
                    Closed or open captioning - $125/hr (tape stock charges may apply)

                    Music / Sound Effects Library
                    Music Library - $70 per track
                    Sound Effects - $10 per track

                    Multimedia Services
                    Encoding video for the internet - $100 1st minute, $20 ea. additional minute
                    Master to CD-Rom or DVD - $50/finished minute