“It’s more than a vendor-customer relationship,” says Airstar-Light’s David Mohen. “Our products are a bit different than traditional lighting equipment and we appreciate Matthews always trying to customize standard products to fit our eccentricities.” It started with small accessories, then stands, and then fabric and other unique Matthews gear for film, special events and even

Arsenal Lighting

MSE’s truck just arrived in Brooklyn, New York, to support the newly formed Arsenal Lighting. Founded by Ben Suarez, formerly of Available Light in Queens, Arsenal’s motto is “Ready to Shoot” for production needs in the New York City and Tri-State Film/Video and Commercial community. Suarez has put his 14-plus years of production experience on


Bclip Promotes MSE in Their Own Unique Way“We love it when our clients voice their support for our services and equipment, it’s always nice to hear,” says Robert Kulesh, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for MSE. “And, love it even more when our client Bclip out of Ashville, North Carolina gets inventive with their

Cameron | Pace

They say “Good Fences Make Good Neighbors”. We at Matthews beg to differ. To us, fences are to keep away, to keep out. That’s not what we’re all about. We’re about relationships and the free flow of ideas and support (and we don’t always mean support equipment!). A couple of buildings down (well, from our


When gaffer Robert Oberc moved to Slovenia from Germany, he began working in the lighting department filming advertisements and feature films. In 2006 he founded Candella Lighting and began to gather different support products for his and a few other shooters use. While attending the 2010 CINEC Convention in Munich, Oberc connected with Matthews Studio