About EDGE System/Performance Filmworks, Inc.
The Performance Filmworks EDGE System provides a unique combination of performance, flexibility and precision. The EDGE is the newest generation of gyro-stabilized camera heads and remote-control camera cranes in the marketplace, and is a turnkey solution for all your filming needs. The EDGE System is completely assembled and ready to go. Just back it out of its custom-built transport, mount the camera and you’re ready to roll. • The EDGE System consists of: — The Mercedes ML63 AMG Camera Car — The EDGE Head or EDGE Arch Head: 3-Axis, Gyro-Stabilized Camera Head — The EDGE Crane: Gyro-Stabilized, Roof-Mounted Camera Crane — Optional Accessories including Spray Deflectors, Preston Lens Control Systems and Multiple Crane Extensions giving you a reach of 8- to 26-feet. — Our office will coordinate your crew. — One phone call and you’re all set! • New advances are constantly being incorporated into the EDGE System, providing ever increasing levels of speed, performance and stability, which surpass all other equipment available. The EDGE Crane can be quickly transformed on set into multiple different lengths, ranging from 8-feet all the way to 26-feet, and can be mounted on any vehicle, including cars, picture vehicles, trucks, SUV’s, and boats. Such flexibility in a roof mounted remote arm has not existed in the industry until now. These improvements, combined with the unparalleled stability of the EDGE Head, have further heightened the performance response. • The EDGE Head can accommodate any camera system, including 3-D systems and multiple camera arrays. It can be operated using joysticks, wheels or panbar. • Performance Filmworks has an extensive fleet of purpose-built vehicles including is brand new fleet of Mercedes ML63 AMG’s, the Chevy Suburban, the Audi A6 Quattro, the Toyota Tundra Off-Road Truck and other specialized vehicles including watercraft, quads, and motorcycles. • Additionally it has developed specialty rigging gear including suspension mounts, helicopter mounts, helicopter long-lines and 3-D leveling heads to further complement and expand the capabilities of the EDGE System. • Our duty to our clients is to provide equipment and personnel that you can consistently rely upon. Which is why we rigorously maintain our gear and train our crews to use the package to its fullest potential; to get you the un-gettable shot, the unthinkable angle, the footage that gives you a competitive advantage. And with our extensive international experience, Performance Filmworks is capable of assisting with your equipment needs wherever your next job might take you. However unique the demands of your production may be, Performance Filmworks is a one-stop shop for all of your camera motion equipment needs.