The Media Company was founded by Director of Photography Jon Pijnen in 1997. A small group of Camera Operators and Reporters with a wealth of TV and Film experience make the core of our business. Our UK operations are Based in Newcastle upon Tyne with a new bureau opening in Florida covering sporting events on the US east coast for European Broadcasters.
Our Team is comprised of award-winning Filmmakers, Journalists and Producers with years of experience covering everything from the Champions League final to Wimbledon.
Our crews are equipped with the latest high definition cameras and lighting equipment. We own Sony FS700 Super35 digital film camera, multiple Panasonic P2′s, Canon 7D and 5D Cinema Rigs. We also own one of the UK’s first 360° 4K HD Video Rigs
We aim to continue as the first call crewing company to cover exclusive sit-down interviews and features for International Sports Broadcasters in the UK.