Here are some other manufacturers making cool stuff.  If you know of any more, please share.  I’m a gadget nerd!

Start Work by Clean

  • downloadable & writeable PDF’s of all your start work forms (I9, w4, EP, Cast & Crew, 600 rate cards, etc)

Cinematic Precision

  • my machinist’s site.  more camera support parts including the cinetape mattebox slider, 90 degree mdr plate and alexa brackets

Film Frog Media

  • formerly Kar Wai Ng Film Accessories.  makes a cool HU3 knob guard, cinelock anti-twist cradles for 16×9’s as well as an mdr cheeseplate & tv logic teradek/battery back

Rencher Industries

  • formerly Media Blackout.  great source for all your cable needs


  • the other Canada bag company.  my favorite:  their “on set bag.”  has a squared-off front pounch specifically designed to store the smart slate.  can do custom work as well

CGE Tools

  • double clip clip-board for the back of your slate as well as rubber coated metal t marks & the dollymate

Shooter Slicker Raincovers

  • nobody likes working in the rain but these covers will keep yer gear dry


  • lots of cool products like the bunny box, mini cheese plate for alexa & cable spreaders


  • custom camera slates, engraved filter tags & case labels

Burk Bag

  • molle system set bags.  modular, waterproof, durable

Joker Boxes

  • the macgiver of apple boxes

Camera Essentials

  • rain covers & pelican case lid inserts


  • modular case & bag organization system

SOS Plates

  • steadicam quick swap system.  compatible with my H brackets & MDR dovetails

Ohana Camera Expendables

  • my favorite expendable store & it’s all b/c of Brenda.  she can get you my products as well

David Elkin’s Industry Links

  • a treasure trove of film business websites

Rotating Docking Plate (RDP)

  • Brice Reid’s version of my spinner

RT monitor bracket

  • awesome modular monitor bracket for RT hand unit.  we will not be making a support bracket for this hand unit as this guy’s got it covered!

Cam Jam

  • european film makers selling their products

Lenz Cameratools

  • think filmtools but in europe

Banana Box

  • the apple box, evolved


  • 3D print site that has a lot of camera parts

Candreva USA

  • machine parts from a retired camera operator in ny

Ratworks Engineering

  • machine parts from a camera assistant in the uk


  • stand brackets & more

How To Properly Minimize T Marks

  • this is the trailer to the feature film of me dotting t marks

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