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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.)

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)

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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