Please find below, details about our current daily rates for for underwater cinematography in 2018.

Cinematographer rates listed include dive kit and underwater ready camera set up.

Daily rates are based around safe, commercial dive limits, we will not dive outside these guidelines, safety is important to us, both yours and our own. We will not ask any of our team do anything we wouldn’t do ourselves and as such, any requests for us to operate outside safe diving limits for extra payment will be firmly, albeit politely, declined.

Cinematographer & 5.7K Camera Kit – £989 Per Day

Cinematographer

Dive Kit (excluding cylinder & weights)

Panasonic AU-EVA1 5.7K Cinema Camera

Nauticam NA-EVA1 Housing

Atomos Shogun Inferno 4K Raw Recorder & Monitor

Nauticam Shogun Inferno Housing

2x Big Blue 15000P Pro Tri-Color Video Lights

Canon 10-22mm Lens

2x Angelbird AV XT 500GB SSD

1x SanDisk Extreme Pro 480GB SSD

1x SanDisk Extreme Pro 240GB SSD

Travel Days – £225

“Travel Day” denotes any day traveling to or from any production location as part of the project, independent of days we are actually filming.

*Any days where filming and or travel cannot be undertaken due to adverse weather conditions or situations outside of our control such as illness, injury, equipment malfunction, theft, vehicle damage or malfunction etc, will be charged at the standard daily rate*

Additional Crew & Rental Rates (Per Person/Per Day)

Dive Supervisor – £450 + VAT

Safety Diver – £350 +VAT

Camera Assistant – £350

Silent Electric Camera Boat – £150 + VAT

Silent Electric Camera Boat with 15hp Engine – £250 + VAT

RIB – £600-900 + VAT

Coxswain – £250 + VAT

Travel Days – £125

“Travel Day” denotes any day traveling to or from any production location as part of the project, independent of days we are actually filming.

*Any days where filming and or travel cannot be undertaken due to adverse weather conditions or situations outside of our control such as illness, injury, equipment malfunction, theft, vehicle damage or malfunction etc, will be charged at the standard daily rate*

**Please note that for underwater productions within U.K. waters or for U.K. based production companies working abroad, there is a legal minimum requirement for at least 3 people with HSE Media Diver qualification in the dive team.**

Please be aware that the following costs are the responsibility of the client and will be billed accordingly or left to the client to arrange where applicable:

Gas Fills

Equipment Hire/Camera Rental

Fuel

Travel Expenses

Accommodation

Excess Luggage Expenses

Travel Insurance

Food, Soft Drinks and Refreshments