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Accenting Images
Categories: Special Effects; Grip - Lighting Packages/Equipment Rentals
Glenn West
Phone: (847) 516-8586
Cell: (630) 816-2561
Fax: (847) 516-2516
PO Box 607Cary, IL 60013
Email: glenn@accentingimages.com
Website: www.accentingimages.com
Notes: (Airstar lighted balloons, Tungsten, HMI or both, round or tubes, 2.4k to 18k) (hazers, foggers, low smoke generators, fog curtains, confetti storms, streamer cannons)

Adrenaline Lighting
Categories: Grip - Lighting Packages/Equipment Rentals
Helmut R. Luchs
Phone: (630) 844-2880
Cell: (630) 370-2881
123 Le Grande Blvd.Aurora, IL 60506
Email: helmutluchs@sbcglobal.net
Website: www.gafferchicago.com
Notes: (Gaffer with 3 ton 5 ton 7 ton grip trucks and lighting van rentals.  Generator rentals.  Inventor of extendallini sold through Matthews Grip Equipment.)

Andrew E. Cook, Inc.
Categories: Grip - Lighting Packages/Equipment Rentals
Andrew Cook
Phone: (708) 476-5811
200 Church StreetHarvard, IL 60033
Email: aecook@sbcglobal.net
Website: www.chicagogaffer.com
Notes: (owner, 1 ton van & 3 ton truck packages w/kinos, HMI, tungsten lighting, 25 years exp.)

Artisan Stage and Lighting, Inc.
Categories: Grip - Lighting Packages/Equipment Rentals
Zet Smith
Phone: (847) 832-1200
Cell: (847) 687-9293
Fax: (847) 657-8249
3208 West Lake AvenueGlenview, IL 60026
Email: infotoASL@mac.com
Website: www.artisanstageandlighting.com
Notes: Lighting and grip equipment. One ton lighting package with tungsten, Kinos, and HMI (Jokers and Arri) lights. Gaffer and grip services. 

Barbizon Lighting
Categories: Grip - Lighting Packages/Equipment Rentals
Brandianne Irle
Phone: (773) 276-8500
Fax: (773) 276-8504
2525 N. Elston AvenueChicago, IL 60647
Notes: Full equipment packages, sales & services

Chicago Studio City
Categories: Grip - Lighting Packages/Equipment Rentals; Sound Stage Rentals
J.C. Crededio
Phone: (773) 261-3400
Cell: (630) 816-3673
Fax: (773) 261-6290
5660 W. TaylorChicago, IL 60644
Email: chgo@aol.com
Website: www. www.chicagostudiocity.com
Notes: (6,000 to 25,000 sq.ft., 32' to grid, production offices, carpentry shops, cafeteria, parking, lighting/grip equipment rental, generators, expendables)  (6,000 to 25,000 sq.ft., 32' to grid, production offices, carpentry shops, cafeteria, parking, lighting/grip equipment rental, generators, expendables)

Chroma Studio
Categories: Grip - Lighting Packages/Equipment Rentals
Paul Kluber
Phone: (309) 685-6190
Cell: (309) 256-6190
815 E. Toledo Ave.Peoria Heights, IL 61616
Email: kchroma@aol.com
Website: www.chromastudio.com
Notes: (HMI, triangle jib, dolly, tungsten, etc.)

Thomas  Ciciura * ^
Categories: Camera - Director of Photography; Camera Rentals and Sales (35mm); Gaffers; Grip - Lighting Packages/Equipment Rentals
Phone: (773) 398-1452
Email: Tom@24000words.com
Website: www.24000words.com
"Commercials" "Corporate " "Web video"
Notes: Cinematographer with cameras, lenses, grip and lighting packages. Over 10 years experience in feature films, TV, commercials, corporate and industrials. Fun, energetic and creative despite budget.

City Lights Rental Company
Categories: Generators; Grip - Lighting Packages/Equipment Rentals
Ron Leahy
Phone: (708) 227-4963
4029 W. 104th Pl.Oak Lawn, IL 60453
Email: bigron32@aol.com
Notes: (1 & 3 ton trailers, image 80's, Kino Flo, light panels, lekos, mole pars, HMI's, etc.) (500 amp tow plants, crystal & movie quiet)

Dean Williams Productions *
Categories: Camera - Video; Grip - Lighting Packages/Equipment Rentals; Photographers (still)
Dean
Phone: (217) 529-1555
Cell: (217) 725-1187
Fax: (217) 529-8548
1204 Harmony CourtSpringfield, IL 62703
Email: deanwilliams@deanwilliams.net
Website: www.deanwilliams.net
Notes: (full 3 ton lighting/grip truck with dollys & cranes, full lighting package, taco cart with scrims, flags, silks) (video tape production, full crew, full editing services) "Rocket Man" "Gone Fishing" "Angels In The Outfield", etc.

DesignLab
Categories: Grip - Lighting Packages/Equipment Rentals; Rentals; Special Effects
Jill Stewart
Phone: (773) 265.1100
328 N. Albany AvE.Chicago, IL 60612
Email: rental@dlabchicago.net
Website: www.designlabchicago.com
Notes: Dimming, Control, Distro, Moving lights (w/ programmers), LED's, strobes, snow, fog, truss. Full line of expendables.

Filmgear
Categories: Dollies; Gaffers; Generators; Grip - Lighting Packages/Equipment Rentals
Lamar Bloodworth
Phone: (312) 850-4900
Cell: (312) 497-2495
Fax: (312) 666-9460
333 N. WesternChicago, IL 60612
Email: filmgear@sbcglobal.net
Notes: (full service lighting & grip rental) (full service lighting & grip rental) (full service lighting & grip rental)

Nathan Haid
Categories: Assistant Directors; Grip - Lighting Packages/Equipment Rentals
Phone: (630) 328-9877
Email: theatrechild3@yahoo.com

Intelligent Lighting Creations
Categories: Grip - Lighting Packages/Equipment Rentals
Bob Moisan
Phone: (847) 933-9792
Fax: (847) 933-9794
3714 W. TouhySkokie, IL 60076
Email: bob@intelligentlighting.com
Website: www.intelligentlighting.com
Notes: (rents, sells & installs lighting equipment)

Light Modifiers LLC
Categories: Gaffers; Grip - Lighting Packages/Equipment Rentals; Camera - Director of Photography; Grips/Electricians
Seth Oberle
Phone: (763) 807-5310
4730 N. Saint Louis Ave. Unit 1
Chicago , IL 60625
Email: sethoberle@me.com
Website: https://www.facebook.com/lightmodifiers
Notes: 3 ton grip truck package owner operator. Tungsten, Kino, HMIs LEDs. Comes with full crew for production. Experience in Feature, TV, Short Film, Commercial and Cooperate.

Prime Electrical & Exhibition Services
Categories: Grips/Electricians; Grip - Lighting Packages/Equipment Rentals; Audio/Visual Equipment
Art Hill
Phone: (312) 226-6738
Cell: (773) 951-9950
Fax: (312) 226-1201
2142 West WalnutChicago, IL 60612
Email: ahill@primeees.com
Website: www.primeees.com
Notes: We provide Licensed Electricians Local 134 for hire as well as electrical distribution systems and pull electrical permits.

Product Productions *
Categories: Grip - Lighting Packages/Equipment Rentals; Insert Cars; Production Companies: Film and Video; Sound Stage Rentals
Bennett Grossman
Phone: (312) 421-9030
Fax: (312) 243-5051
1806 W. Grand Ave.Chicago, IL 60622
Email: bennett@productproductions.com
Website: www.productproductions.com
Notes: Fisher & elemack packages with jibs, rideable cranes, dutch heads & sticks, camera cars with full rigging & plate for jibs, process trailer, tow dollies.

ProGear Grip & Lighting Rental
Categories: Grip - Lighting Packages/Equipment Rentals
Steve LaMonica
Phone: (312) 376-3770
Fax: (312) 376-3772
1740 W. Carroll Ave.Chicago, IL 60612
Email: steve@progearrental.com
Website: www.progearrental.com
Notes: (Kino flo, arri, lowel, kessler, k5600 HMI joker, diva, zeiss, sennheiser, audio technica, chimera, green screen, marshall monitor, HDMI splitter, zacuto, lighting rental Chicago.)

Reed Rigging, Inc.
Categories: Grip - Lighting Packages/Equipment Rentals
Steve Johns
Phone: (773) 521-7333
Fax: (773) 523-5112
4400 W. 45th StreetChicago, IL 60632
Email: steve@reedrigging.com
Website: www.reedrigging.com
Notes: (Rigging rental, sales, service and production) "Transformers:Dark of the Moon" "The Dilemma" "The Dark Knight"

RGB Lights
Categories: Grip - Lighting Packages/Equipment Rentals
Jim Goodall
Phone: (312) 421-6080
Fax: (312) 421-6560
6430 N Hamlin AvenueLincolnwood, IL 60712
Email: jim@rgblights.com
Website: www.rgblights.com
Notes: LED Lighting rentals, RGB, RGBAW & variable-white LED.  Small cove to giant exterior LED.

SEM-Q Productions LLC
Categories: Gaffers; Grip - Lighting Packages/Equipment Rentals; Production Companies: Film and Video; Sound Stage Rentals
Steven Semkiw
Phone: (312) 504-9638
1530 S. State StreetChicago, IL 60605
Email: steve@sem-qproductions.com
Website: www.sem-qproductions.com
Notes: 1 Ton and 3 Ton Grip and lightings trucks. Kino Flo, HMI, Dolly, Light Panels, Jib.

Thomasson Lighting
Categories: Dollies; Gaffers; Generators; Grip - Lighting Packages/Equipment Rentals
Todd Thomasson
Phone: (312) 666-4300
Fax: (312) 666-9460
333 N. WesternChicago, IL 60612
Email: mail@thomassonlighting.com
Website: www.thomassonlighting.com
Notes: (full service lighting & grip rental) (full service lighting & grip rental) (full service lighting & grip rental)

Visions of Light, Inc.
Categories: Camera - Director of Photography; Camera - Video; Grip - Lighting Packages/Equipment Rentals; Production Companies: Film and Video
Joseph Farris
Phone: (312) 829-8244
504 Cheyenne TrailCarol Stream, IL 60188
Email: joe@visionsoflightinc.com
Website: www.visionsoflight.com
Notes: Owner, Red epic, panasonic varicam, HPX500, AF100, 5D, Nikon D4/D800, lighting & grip, location sound packages & production support. Location sound packages featuring sound devices records and mixers, lectrosonics wirless, Sanken & Schoeps microphones. Custom grip & lighting packages tailored to your project and budget.


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