Facilities & Gear

Berkeley Video provides state of the art digital production gear, professional broadcast studio facilities, and high-tech post-production suites.

Our production equipment includes: 


  • Canon C300 field camera kit 
  • Multiple Panasonic HD HPX-370s
  • 4k Black Magic Ursa
  • Full compliment of Ziess primes and Canon XF variable FL lenses
  • DJI Phantom 4k drone
  • GoPro micro HD camera system
  • GoPro Omni VR 360 camera system
  • Pocket dolly and support systems
  • Stanton Jimmy Jib triangle with up to 15 foot arm extention
  • robotic multi cam Panasonic AW0-HE130s


  • Sound Devices Field Recorder
  • Sennheiser UHF Wireless systems with Tram 150 Lav Mics
  • MKH 50 and MKH 416 Shotgun Mics


  • 30-plus grid mounted dimmable incandescent and flourescent studio lights
  • ARRI 4 light field kit
  • KinoFlo 20, KinoFlo 40, 2 light kit
  • ARRI Sky Panel S30-rp soft box
  • Barger baglite 6
  • KinoFlo Celeb 301
  • Cineo True Color HS
  • grip gear (flags, silks, cutters, scrims, etc)  


Broadcast Studio

  • 25x 40 ft insert sound stage
  • Wrap around black theatrical curtain
  • 12'x'12' painted Chroma Key wall
  • Variety of backdrops (white, black, grey)
  • Turn key "Live shot" configuration with 3 background options (Blue, UC Berkeley graphical, Wheeler Hall ext day)
  • professional lighting for variety of set ups
  • Teleprompter
  • Display screens
  • Various set tables and interview seating options

Control Room

  • Panasonic AV-HS-400 10 channel switcher
  • Panasonic AW-RP-120 Camera Controller
  • Yamaha DM-1000 48 channel digital mixer
  • Live Streaming, Skype, phone bridge interfaces
  • LTN broadcast "live Shot"  transmission site 


  • Four networked workstations, serviced by 60TB Cat DV managed terrablock server system
  • AVID, Apple Final Cut Pro, and Adobe Premiere
  • 10-bit video editing
  • 4:2:2 quality