Our team is committed to supporting passion projects, encouraging young crew members, and creating space for women, LGBTQIA+, and minority filmmakers. We build community by offering free classes, discount deals, and professional connections to grow careers.
Our rental and warehouse teams are paperless, digitized, and optimized to offer the easiest rental experience possible, and zero headaches. Many of our customers are repeat-renters because of our high-quality service.
We're here for you. We answer our phones 24/7. We dig up thorough answers for customer gear questions. We deliver equipment across four states. We provide top-quality crew that's as diverse as the NYC community. We open early when customers ask, and we stay late if you get stuck in traffic.
What our clients have to say
It's all 5-star reviews, on every review site.
"Superb customer service. They worked with us and our tight budget to make a package that would work for our needs. Highly recommend!"
— GREG STARR
"The personal attention and great selection means I couldn't recommend Lightbulb highly enough. Great team, great gear, and a great experience overall. I'd recommend them to anyone."
— EVAN WILLIAMS
"Lightbulb Grip focuses on the customer experience, making themselves available for any questions if you run into a snag on set. They also provide free education to local filmmakers. Definitely recommend!"
"Adam and his crew at lightbulb are professional and courteous. They have always been super helpful and reliable in terms of service and the quality of gear they rent,"
"Lightbulb Grip is an excellent rental house. I am a freelance DP and Gaffer. The staff there is always very easy to work with and accommodating. I’ve shot several features using their equipment and everything is always very well maintained and clean in working condition."
— CHRIS LIND