aud). These have occurred in New York, Vancouver, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Portland, Boston, Miami, Seattle, London, Amsterdam, Frankfurt, and Johannesburg! Please be extremely vigilant.
The following details have repeated in multiple attempts:
Contact names used: Nick Whitfield, Stephen Spence, Tony Young, Luke Biggins, Dean Howard, or Perspective Video Ltd (UK)
ID used: Drivers licenses with the name David Scott or David Smith or Leila Kemph
They are very often posing as documentary producers
- Questionable Information:
- No local crew
- Unable to verify business references
- Short term insurance policy
- Incompatible or inconsistent equipment
PERG's main focus is rental companies that offer cameras, grip and lighting equipment to the motion picture, television and commercial production market. Any member of PLASA working in these market sectors may become a member of the Production Equipment Rental Group by contacting PERG Manager, Harry Box, at firstname.lastname@example.org.