Johnny Colley joins Pixipixel as a director of lighting

Pixipixel has announced the appointment of Johnny Colley, who joins the rental company as the director of lighting.   Established in 2003, Pixipixel is a rental house committed to offer client service with the latest and most innovative kit in camera, grip, lighting and generators. With state-of-the-art prep facilitates and two warehouses in Hoxton and Tottenham, Pixipixel is one of London’s only rental companies dedicated … Read more

Industry Wide Shot: Studios

SPACE TO CREATE Despite the obstacles presented by the pandemic a number of new UK studio locations have been announced recently. We round-up some of the latest developments and the role they will play in filmmaking’s future. The shockwaves of 2020 are still being felt throughout the film industry, even though a number of productions … Read more

Pixipixel adds to lighting kit offering

London-based independent camera and lighting rental house Pixipixel continues to expand its product offering by investing in the latest kit on the market. The company has taken a series of new deliveries including the recently launched Arri Orbiter. New to Pixipixel’s wide-ranging rental catalogue are also the Creamsource Vortex8, The Light Bridge CRLS Kits and … Read more

Pixipixel secures investment from Merino Private Equity

With its two specialist divisions – Cameras located in Hoxton, East London and Lighting located in Tottenham, North London, independent UK rental house Pixipixel can offer both camera and lighting, serving both short form and long form hire from a single point of contact, delivered and budgeted together. The investment from Merino Private Equity will … Read more

GBCT’s runs successful workshop on CRLS

The GBCT wrote in with details about their recent workshop run by Tania Freimuth, a GBCT member, on Cine Reflect Lighting System (CRLS), a system conceived by celebrated DoP Christian Berger. Conceived by celebrated DoP Christian Berger, the Cine Reflect Lighting System harnesses the value of reflective lighting through the use of reflective panels which … Read more

A.C. Entertainment Technologies

All the world’s a stage Spotlight / A.C. Entertainment Technologies All the world’s a stage Spotlight / A.C. Entertainment Technologies Once upon a time, a teenage business supplying pub and club gig lighting for the flower-power generation grew into a multinational entity offering a vast range of cutting-edge lighting and entertainment technology, products and solutions. … Read more


Reds Greens & Blues Brothers Spotlight / PixiPixel Reds Greens & Blues Brothers Spotlight / PixiPixel West London, and its surrounding areas in Buckinghamshire and Middlesex, has long been the core of the British film and television industry. The big studios are, or were, there; producers and crew, such as cinematographers and gaffers, live there. … Read more

Steve Knight to join PixiPixel as company director

Pixipixel, based in Hoxton, East London are excited to announce the appointment of Steve Knight, who will join as a Director of the company from mid August 2017. Formerly founder and Managing Director of Direct Photographic, Steve offers a wealth of experience to facilitate and assist in the next stage of growth for Pixipixel. Steve comments: … Read more