Live Event & AV Rentals in Portland


Production Services in Portland

Picture This is a well-established production services company in Portland Oregon. Back in the early ninety’s Picture This found its niche offering video and live event production services to full services production companies, producers and directors, production coordinators, advertising agencies, PR companies and meeting planners. We created the one stop shop for crewing and logistics, av rentals, sound stage rentals, post production services and live event services. You can count on our department managers and in house coordinators to take care of your production needs by providing excellent communication, technical know-how and years of professional services thus resulting in thousands of very happy clients. We are “Portland’s One Stop Shop” for your video or live event production services.

EPK Services in Portland

If you’re looking for EPK or Behind the Scenes services in Portland, go no further. Since 1992 Picture This has provided the best crew and equipment for EPK, ENG and BTS productions. Whether it’s a motion picture, television series, broadcast news or a live event we will deliver the best footage that your production deserves. Our experienced crew understand set protocols and know how important it is to capture and deliver solid interview footage and eye- catching B-roll. We can coordinate a 2-man crew or a full set crew for your production as well as all of your professional equipment needs.

Crewing and Logistics in Portland

Our work is only as good as our people. We hire the best of the best inhouse and on site. Our list of professionals in the production industry is stellar. We provide DP’s, gaffers, keys, grips, audio recordist, makeup artists, prompter ops, PA’s, event producers, floor directors, TD’s, lighting directors, engineers, PowerPoint ops, stagehands and much more. You name it, we provide it. Our coordinators will hire and coordinate your crew and our payroll department will take care of all payroll details including time cards, taxes, workers comp and payroll distribution.

Professional Video Equipment Rentals in Portland

Picture This is largest equipment rental house in Portland. Our camera house has a vast inventory of professional cameras, lenses, camera accessories, monitors, switchers, stabilizers, lights, audio packages, grip equipment, prompters, dollies, sliders, grip vans and much more. Our camera equipment rental inventory includes, ARRI Alexa Mini, Canon C300 Mark II, Sony PXW-FS7M2, Canon C200, Sony HXR-NX5R, Panasonic Fiber Optic Studio Configurations and more. Our lens department definitely supports our camera department. Some of our lens rentals include, Canon HJ40x10B, Canon Cine-Servo 17-120, Angenieux EZ 30-90 & EZ 15-40, Fujinon 13×4.5 HD, Fujinon 20x, Fujinon 28x Box lens, Sigma Cine Lenses, Canon CN-E lenses, Zeiss ZE lenses and more. Our inventory of stabilizers, accessories and video support equipment is impressive. Need lighting? We carry HMI’s, Kino Flo, chimera/box lights, tungsten LED, travel kits and on-board camera lights. Our grip department carries hardware, generators, flags, scrims, painted back drops, green screens, silks and frames. We also offer a select line of expendables. Looking for a Fisher dolly and track? We can coordinate and deliver that right to your location. To see our Rate Card and complete inventory please visit our website. If you need gear that’s not in our Rate Card just give us a call. We can help.

Sound Stage Rentals in Portland Oregon

For 2 decades Picture This has provided excellent stage rental services in downtown Portland. We have earned the reputation for the friendliest, cleanest and most accommodating stages in Portland. Our well maintained 3000 sq. ft. sound stage has a 40’X50’ hard cove corner cyc wall, full lighting grid, wireless dimming and DMX, High lighting grid at 18’, large rollup doors for 5-ton truck drive on and large truck or equipment staging, 600 amps cam lock, distro, custom air replacement system, high-lift, stream-ready HS internet, kitchen, green room, lounge, wardrobe/makeup room, bathrooms/shower. All handicap accessible. We also offer low energy SUMO LED dimmable lighting packages (including ARRI Sky Panels, complete lighting packages, grip equipment, Fisher dollies & FILMAIR track, 25’X40’ roll down green screen, 4K HD monitors and a professional camera rental house on site! All Picture This equipment rentals are discounted when renting our stages.

If your looking for a smaller stage, we have the perfect solution. Our insert stage is perfect for product shots and talent screening. This stage has a coved cyc wall, is pre-lit and comes with a grip package and distro.

We can provide and coordinate experienced and professional crew positions.

Post-production Services in Portland Oregon

Picture This’ Digital Foundry offers a professional editing environment while using the newest technology that is capable of processing all digital formats. Digital Foundry Editors can provide these services, editing, motion graphics, color grading, DVD & Blu-ray authoring and duplication, flash drive duplication, Legacy format capture, station uploads and digital signage with content. Our professional editors are very creative, have excellent communication skills and will go out of their way to make sure your end product is exactly what you envisioned. Our suite is conveniently located in downtown Portland in a very comfortable and accommodating facility. Did we mention how awesome our Telly Award winning editors are?

Live Event Services

For the last 35 years, Picture This has traveled event crew and equipment across the United States and around the world. Our clients know that having a company you know and trust to take care of your event production is worth its weight in gold. Our AV services work history at the most beautiful venues in the world (including several 5-star hotels) is impressive. We are professionals who know the protocols and understand how important it is to deliver a professional, successful and memorable production every time.

Picture This has the most experienced crew and wildly creative staff that can create exciting stage design and lighting while using your ideas, vision and messaging throughout the preparation and planning stages. Communication is very important when planning an event, so we use a minute by minute schedule that is available for all participants to see and use so everyone is on the same page. We schedule regular meetings with our clients to make sure we are on track and delivering exactly what you want and need.

We’ve got the right stuff when it comes to AV equipment rentals. We carry new technology, reliable video and audio components and unique staging effects that will make your meeting or event look fabulous and run seamlessly. We are Oregon’s first to provide LED HD video wall systems, Fiber Optic Multi-camera systems, Speech prompters, and Webcasting/streaming packages. I guess you could say “we are the other trail blazers in Portland”.

On-time delivery is very important. Out team of equipment managers and coordinators are very experienced with the carnet process, secure packaging and hiring the best shipping companies that deliver on-time every time.

HD LED Video Wall Systems and Installation

Picture This was the first AV Rental house in Portland Oregon to provide HD LED Video Wall Systems and Installation. Since August of 2015 our LED video wall services have grown to become the most experienced and trusted vendor for LED video wall installation and rentals. Not only do we services Oregon but have traveled our crew and video wall systems across the nation and abroad. We were the first Oregon company that designed curved video walls, towers, and arches. We can create a beautiful display using our client’s assets and can offer additional content with help from our creative team. Using our LED video wall displays at your event will surely create a “wow factor“ that will impress and capture the attention of every attendee.

Webcasting and Live Streaming

Webcasting presents media files distributed over the Internet using streaming media technologies. Think of it as broadcasting over the Internet. Most commonly, webcasting is the transmission of video and audio over the Internet. Webcasting is also used extensively in the commercial sector for investor relations presentations (such as annual and general meetings), in E-learning (to transmit seminars), and for related communications activities. PowerPoint and interactive chat or live phone patches to remote locations are also commonly used. And, of course, Picture This was the first Live Event Services Company to offer Webcasting and Live Streaming Services in Portland.

Meeting Services in Portland Oregon

Picture This is now celebrating 35 years of meeting service here in Portland Oregon, across the U.S. and around the world. With decades of experience combined with excellent customer services and high-quality equipment we have created a huge list of very satisfied clients. Every meeting is different and so is your message. Small or large meetings are treated at the same level of great customer services and attention to all the details. Our goal is to make sure our client and attendees are more than satisfied with our services and choose Picture This for their future meetings and events.

We Provide AV Rentals in Portland

Keeping up with new technology is our focus. We listen to our clients needs, get expert advice from our creative directors and engineers, and do our research. We’re always looking for new and improved audio and video equipment that could make every show even more successful.

Our most popular AV equipment rental inventory includes, Absen 2.6mm indoor/outdoor LED video panels, 4mm indoor/outdoor video panels, Panasonic laser projectors, Stumpfl screens and dress kits, large and small 4k LED monitors, Panasonic fiber optic multi-camera systems, switchers, audio mixers, Shure wireless mic systems, Telex Radiocoms, Clear-com systems, speakers, PA systems, speech prompters, stage lights, lighting consoles, dimmer packs, special effects, truss and rigging hardware, risers, pipe, drape, star curtains and much more. We provide experienced technicians who know this gear and are vetted and certified by Picture This.

Why Portland Oregon for Meetings and Events?

Portland is a beautiful city well known for its abundance of amazing restaurants, food carts, brewpubs, microbreweries, museums, recreational parks, music, performing arts, shopping and so much more. The Oregon Convention Center is a favorite destination for large and small conventions. The OCC is located in the center of Portland’s downtown area and only 5 minutes away from Picture This! Picture This has provided AV services for several events at the Oregon Convention Center since it first opened in 1990. Our clients know we are very familiar with all aspects of the OCC and we make sure their event goes smoothly and successfully every time. If you’re looking for a nice hotel for your meeting here in Portland, your options are abundant. Not only does Portland have a lot of the big hotel chains but we have several unique and fun hotels that will offer you a new experience that you and your attendees will talk about for years to come. Our clients count on us to bring experienced staff and technicians with high-end equipment to their convention centers, Hotels or unique venues.

Portland Oregon is the perfect destination for your next meeting or live event. Picture This is the perfect choice to assist you with all of your audio and visual services.

If you would like to speak to one of our friendly staff for Event Services, AV Equipment Rentals or Video Production Services please call 503-235-3456

Featured Live Events Equipment and Services:

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Other services include:

PowerPoint, keynote and graphics development, onsite editing, show openers, videos and reprise content from our footage to yours, creative and experienced directors, systems engineers and designers, staging design with 3D CAD pre-visualization, Intelligent lighting systems, multiple cameras switched live, multi-format recording and IMAG, video walls, speech prompting, live, delayed or on-demand webcasting, talent and stage management, breakout session and overflow support staging, scenics, softgoods, pipe and drape, rigging and carpentry and much more.

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