about us

trc Lighting was first turned on in 2008, and has since been lighting film & television productions, commercials, short films, live events, musical performances and even weddings. Based in Sydney, Australia, trc Lighting has a growing range of HMI, tungsten, LED, intelligent and stage lights, as well as a wide variety of lighting control equipment and textiles. trc Lighting has been the lighting department for a number of projects. These include feature films, such as Rip Tide. TV drama series "The Reckoning", "Bite Club", "Deep Water", "All Saints", & "Blue Murder: Killer Cop". We have also been involved in countless commercials, music videos, and short films. To see a more detailed listing of some of the projects we have been involved in, head to the ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ Our Work page.

Whether it's short-term, daily, week, or a longer-term production, trc Lighting can cater a lighting package to suit your needs and budget. 

Our Gaffers have an intimate knowledge of the film and television industry, as well as their equipment. With years of experience as lighting crews on various films, commercials, and series, trc lighting was formed with the purpose of using that accumulated knowledge to allow us to give our clients, the best technicians and equipment available for the job. All of our gear is professional, modern, and well-maintained lighting equipment, available at very competitive rates.​​​​​​​​​​​

For your next music video, commercial, drama, short film, photo shoot, tv series, ​​corporate event, live performance, music performance or wedding, contact trc Lighting and find out how we can help you create the most professional looking project, easily, efficiently, and within your budget.

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our equipment
trc Lighting's collection of lights, lighting equipment and accessories is constantly growing and evolving. We have some of the latest technology in film lighting available, and all of our equipment is modern and well maintained, giving you the benefit of knowing that the equipment you are renting will work for you without costly downtime.​​​​​​​​​​ 

trc lighting offers packages to suit your requirements. Our premade "truck-package" is the perfect kit for most TV productions and commercials, but we have access to a huge variety of other equipment, allowing us to cater a lighting package for your individual productions needs, big or small.
If a pre-packaged lighting kit is not enough for you, then you can create your own custom lighting package, tailoring the equipment to your needs. Contact us at trc lighting and we will help you put together the perfect lighting kit for your production.

Tommy Hankinson
Tommy has been working in film and television in different roles for 13 years.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Having worked both in the United Kingdom and locally on a huge variety of projects including feature films such as Stealth, Superman Returns, The Great Gatsby, The Sapphires, Mad Max: Fury Road, Peter Rabbit,  The Wolverine and Legacy.

As a gaffer he has lit television Series including Deep Water, The Reckoning, The Secret Daughter, Blue Murder: Killer Cop, Bite Club and The Other Guy. As well as working on All Saints, Power Games, Dance Academy, Rake and Home & Away to name just a few. He has also been involved in countless commercials, short films, and numerous music videos.

You can view are more complete listing of Tommy's work by clicking on the link below.
Richard Mason
Richard Mason has a vast variety of lighting experience, encompassing theatre, events and more specifically film and television, spanning the last 20 years.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

He has worked on large projects such as The Matrix trilogy, Mad Max: Fury Road, Superman Returns, Pacific Rim 2, Silence, Tomorrow When The War Began, The Great Gatsby and The Wolverine, as well as Gaffing local TV series All Saints and Home & Away. He has operated balloon lights on Lord of the Rings and Underwater lighting on Fools Gold, Oceans and Life of Pi. Through out this time, he has continued a vast commercial, music video and short film profile.

You can view a more complete listing of Richard's work by clicking on the link below.
Chris Follett
Chris has been working in the Film and Television industry for 14 years, and in that time he has worked on Feature films, such as Mao's Last Dancer, Tomorrow When the War Began, The Wolverine, Gods of Egypt, The Grandmothers, Peter Rabbit, and The Great Gatsby.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

TV Drama's including Puberty Blues, A Place to Call Home, All Saints, My Place, Rake, Deep Water, and Home & Away. As well as numerous other projects, Television Commercials, Music Videos and Short films.

He has a real passion for lighting and loves the challenges film making presents. Chris is always looking forward to creating and learning new things.

You can view a more complete listing of Chris's work by clicking on the link below.