ABOUT US

Here at Optical Support for over 25 years we have built an enviable reputation for engineering excellence, support for camera stabilising equipment and lens repairs for operators and companies in the UK and worldwide. No matter the project we can provide you with a tailored service to meet your production requirements.

Since our opening we have remaind a premier facility for repairs and rentals. Finding great success in all areas from our services to our own built in house custom rickshaws and steadicam kits.

Our extensive engineering skill base and experience has allowed us to develop and manufacture our own product range, under OS Products. Our brand new and exciting ‘Dragonfly’ sled has been added to our range of successful products. Joining the very popular and widely used Jackal Rickshaw, DB3S Top Stage and Tilt 180 Monitor Bracket; not to mention all of our various  brackets and accessories. We even have a range of Trinity 1 related accessories that were launched at IBC 2019, including the Headlok protection kit and the forthcoming Head Control joystick device. We continue to develop products and modifications for a variety of stabilising equipment.

Optical Support always strives for a high quality service, either it be from our extraordinary lens technicians, our immensely skilled engineers or talented rental and sales team/technicians.

management
Chris Edwards
Company Director
Mike Parmenter
Rental Manager
Russ Croft
Technical Manager
Kevin Macaulay
Lens and Repair Manager
Karl Horton
Finance Director
rental
Ben Hamill
Rental Technician
Jason Bourke-Velji
Kit Room Support
sales
Ross Johnstone
Technical Sales
Ryan Edwards
Sales Coordinator
Ors Ádok
Sales Administrator
lenses/service
Tiho Nedelchev
Lens and Electronics Technician
Arison Thevathasan
Lens Engineer
Georgina Contreras-Keenan
Production Engineer
production design
Gareth Furlong
Design Engineer
Kate Alexander
Design Engineer
accounts
Debbie Reynolds
Finance and HR Manager
Marian Malaki
Accounts Assistant
Zahra Ghozzat
Accounts Assistant
special mentions
Gustavo Clint-Escobar
Head of Security

Chris Edwards

Company Director | management

Mike Parmenter

Rental Manager | management

Russ Croft

Technical Manager | management

Kevin Macaulay

Lens and Repair Manager | management

Karl Horton

Finance Director | management

Ben Hamill

Rental Technician | rental

Jason Bourke-Velji

Kit Room Support | rental

Ross Johnstone

Technical Sales | sales

Ryan Edwards

Sales Coordinator | sales

Ors Ádok

Sales Administrator | sales

Tiho Nedelchev

Lens and Electronics Technician | lenses/service

Arison Thevathasan

Lens Engineer | lenses/service

Georgina Contreras-Keenan

Production Engineer | lenses/service

Gareth Furlong

Design Engineer | production design

Kate Alexander

Design Engineer | production design

Debbie Reynolds

Finance and HR Manager | accounts

Marian Malaki

Accounts Assistant | accounts

Zahra Ghozzat

Accounts Assistant | accounts

Gustavo Clint-Escobar

Head of Security | special mentions