Featured broadcast and digital media clients

Trusted by world news organizations and digital media publishers. Add us to your contacts.

 
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Hire experienced professionals

Get matched with experienced Chicago camera crews with local expertise, and advanced technical and creative problem-solving skills.

Trusted by news organizations worldwide, Production Craft’s professional broadcast camera crews specialize in creative shot composition and lighting techniques. We have deep experience in multi-cam, live, and event shoots. We are dependable, flexible and insured.

 

We’ve covered the red carpet, breaking news, press conferences, phoners, and interviews with every U.S. president since Ronald Reagan—and with celebrities like the Kardashians, Derrick Rose, Bono, Jennifer Hudson, Vince Vaughn, William H. Macy, Suze Orman, Buddy Guy, Rahm Emanuel, Taraji P. Henson, Kermit the Frog, and more.

Find out crew availability. See examples of our work.

 

I wanted to thank you and your team for everything you did to make Friday’s interview a huge success! Everyone on the team greatly appreciated your hard work and early/late hours. Thank you for all of your help throughout the past few weeks – from the site survey, to the interview table selection to all of the setup troubleshooting and of course the day of the interview – it was so nice to work with you and hope we can work together again. . .
— CNBC


What makes us different

Quality work from reliable, experienced teams

 
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Always prepared and ready for the unexpected

Our teams are reliable.

We’ve been servicing world news organizations for over 35 years and understand that the news never sleeps, stories develop at different speeds, and shifting assignments can be a daily occurrence.

As the nerve center for news, you orchestrate a lot of moving parts. Our unparalleled pre-production process ensures you have the right kind of crew that understands your goals and brings all the right equipment to get the job done successfully, anticipating and solving any hiccups that may happen along the way.

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Responsive to your needs

Our teams are flexible.

Our #1 goal is executing your vision and making your project a success. Our award-winning teams work closely with you to understand your production needs, audience expectations, and communications goals.

By being flexible and responsive to your needs and those of your show, we make the process enjoyable and deliver the quality programming you deserve.

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Simplifying the complex

Our teams have advanced technical knowledge:

Our video production camera crews have deep knowledge and advanced technical skills, allowing us to simplify the complex. We take a comprehensive approach to every project we work on—no matter how big or small.

We are detail-driven and extremely organized, and have project managers available to assist with everything: pre-production coordination, site survey and/or venue selection, production schedules, power, lighting and audio, partial or complete crewing, and state-of-the art equipment packages.

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Experienced in creative know-how

Our creativity comes in two forms:

1) Artistic know-how
: knowing how the elements of a shoot come together. Visual composition, perspective, lighting and movement—it’s all crucial in creating the best story possible.
2) Creative problem solving: we generate solutions.

Our work has received numerous awards, and for good reason—every project we work on receives our commitment to excellence.