Meet the pack 🐾
The boss, ex sound recordist, does a lot of cooking at the office and spends a lot of his time in Florida, Spain and his garden.
Self confessed nerd, always tinkering with tech, built this website and knows his IT stuff, spends time with his fiancée, walking the dog and working on super nerdy things.
Former salesman turned cameraman, highly motivated and physically fit, spends his time traveling the world and enjoying life.
Former student, having joined us right out of college she has quite literally grown up with Mad Dogs, spends her time with her dogs.
From high end broadcast, live and OB to independent and short films
Whatever your needs we have the skills, expertise and equipment to make your next production a success. From a simple easy to operate camera such as the Canon XF105, to a high-end digital cinema camera in the Sony F55 we have it all.
About Mad Dogs Television
Founded over 25 years ago by sound recordist Martin Huntley as a sole trader the company has gone from strength to strength over the years and we’re now one of the biggest facilities houses on the south coast with clients all over the UK and around the world. From our brand new bespoke built offices at The Dog House, the company has seen massive growth in recent years, taking on new staff, new equipment, new clients and more. We’re better placed than we ever have been to support your next production, our staff are also crew and know what the day to day requirements of production are, our vast knowledge and experience serves to provide insight into technical, logistical and practical issues, in essence, we’ve made the mistakes so you don’t have too.
We’re a friendly broadcast facilities house and crewing company, we want to be your local independent butchers rather than your faceless groceries warehouse; aiming to offer a friendly and professional service whatever your needs. We specialise in experienced professional broadcast television crew and equipment hire and camera rental. We offer top quality service at competitive rates and our constant investment in new equipment ensures that we have quality kit to suit any production requirements.
Over the years our cameras crews have travelled the world, filming in remote and hostile locations such as the North Pole, the Kenyan plains, the frozen depths of Alaska and Lapland too the hottest deserts of Dubai. Our crews are highly experienced and motivated, having experience filming in a number of formats. From 16 and 35mm Film, SD, HD, 3D and now even 4K as well as in a wide array of practical challenges. From trekking up a mountain, flying in a helicopter or diving underwater we have a vast list of specialized camera operators, sound recordists, camera assistants, data wranglers, riggers and technical supervisors who ready for your next project.
In addition to broadcast and cinema camera equipment our in-house staff we have over 30 years’ experience with specialist cameras, minicams, covert filming and bespoke engineering. Our minicam department has extensive experience in fabrication and installation of cameras for any scenario. With over 100 minicams we have the tools and expertise to provide footage to suit any situation, the more extreme the better!
To find out more about what we do, and what we can do for you please contact us, we’re happy to quote for any job, or if you’re not sure what you may need, we can suggest suitable equipment, crew and sort logistics. Our advice is always free and we’re on hand to help around the clock.