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Gaffer with G&E Kit


Myles Smythe is an American cinematographer, with a great passion for lighting and a deep electrical background, Myles enjoys setting the camera down and working as a Gaffer to perfect his ability to shape, modify and control light for various video and film formats.

As Gaffer and owner operator, Myles can provide a 2-ton grip truck and lighting package.

Based out of Reno, Nevada. Myles works as a local from Lake Tahoe to Sacramento, California and is available to work worldwide.


Myles is a filmmaking partner, Producer and Director at Sierra Studio Films, where they create award winning productions for documentary, commercials and narrative films. He is a partner with LUX Lighting & Grip providing a Gaffer with a G&E van on set targeting the Reno, NV area.

Myles Smythe 2-ton Grip Truck Film Video Lighting Reno Nevada

Select Gaffer Credits

"Anywhere USA" The Canyon Road - Commercial | Gaffer | Director Evan Glaser | Link
"Carbide Legends - Indian Motorcycles" Simple Machine - Commercial | Gaffer | Director Roberto Serrini
"Ski Heavenly" Altered.LA - Commercial | Gaffer | Director The Clyde Brothers | Link-1 | Link-2
"Reno Tahoe Tourism" Commercial
| Gaffer | Director / Photographer Zach Anderson
"The Right To Love Your Father" Commercial | Gaffer | Director Bryon Evans | Link
"Game Night" AFX Racing - Commercial | Gaffer | Director Elyse Russell

"Serena Williams" CNN+ Flash Docs - Documentary | Gaffer | Director Abby Lieberman
"Sneaker Fiends" Ozy Media - Documentary | Gaffer | Director Alfred Lopez
WrestleMania 38 Promo WWE - Television | Gaffer | Producer Dan Pucherelli
"The Oxy Kingpins" The Young Turks - Documentary | Gaffer | Director Brendan Fitzgerald

The Golf Channel Academy w/Annika Sorenstam | Television | Grip (Lighting)
"Andria's Story" 23andME - Documentary | Gaffer | Director Veena Rao

"For For Murder" Feature Film | Gaffer | Director Jodi Binstock
"Lately" Sophia Bromberg - Music Video | Gaffer | Director Gobi Rahimi
"Tacos for [Redacted]" Short Film | Gaffer | Director Emily Skyle

"10 Syllables" Short Film | Gaffer | Director Emily Skyle | Link
"Stargazer" Marya Stark - Music Video | Gaffer | Director Tessa Shields | Link
"Two Bears" Short Film | Key Grip | Director Anthony Florez

"Bernie Sanders Supermajority"
Refinery29 - Political Series | Gaffer | Director Kate Bolger | Link
Pharma Health Labs - Corporate Interview | Gaffer | Director Adrienne Nicole
Best Buy - Corporate | Gaffer | Director Justin Schack
Anthem - Corporate | Gaffer | Director Chris Morton
AT&T "Customer Stories" OnTrac - Corporate | Key Grip (Lighting) | Director Dennis O'Leary

G&E Gear

Equipment available for rent on projects with Myles Smythe

LINK to **2 Ton Grip Van Package**


(3) SKYPANEL Soft/Hard X21 or (1) X23.



(2) Aputure 1200D Daylight LED.

Litepanels Gemini 2x1 color tunable LED light.

LiteGear LiteMat Plus 3 Hybrid LED Light kit, V-mount.

Astera Leo Fresnel 250W RGB LED.

Astera Titan, Helios, NYX bulb, PixelBrick Custom Kit

(2) Quasar Science 6' Crossfade LED tube with 6ft Kino Flo x2 bank.

(4) Quasar Science 4' Double Rainbow RR100 100W RGB LED tube.

Hive Hornet 200-C color tuneable LED w/Leko conversion.

Hive Wasp 100-C color tuneable LED.

Mole Richardson 9-light Molefay 5.8K tungsten/halogen light (3-20amp circuits)

(2) ETC Source Four Leko 750 Ellipsoidal (50 and 19 degree lens tubes)

Lighting Accessories:

5ft Octabox w/Grid for VORTEX8, Gemini 2x1 or Skypanel S30 w/Rabbit Ears.

3ft Octabox w/Grid for VORTEX8, Gemini 2x1 or Skypanel S30 w/Rabbit Ears.

Medium Chimera w/ speedrings for Joker 800 or Hive Wasp 100-C.

Snapgrids for Gemini 2x1, Skypanel S30, Litemat Plus 3.

V-mount Battery Adapter for Gemini 2x1 and Skypanel S30.

Androokie Magnet Medium & Small Kit for Astera Lights.

DMX Wireless Control / Dimming:

AKS Plus CRMX and Blackout App w/iPad Pro.

Astera ART7 AsteraBox App wireless controller.


Ultratec Ultra Handy Fogger.

Matthews Dutti Dolly Rental Kit.

(2) Blueshape BV270HD v-mount battery.

(4) Blueshape 140HD Mini v-mount battery.

(2) Blueshape 100HD v-mount battery.

Blueshape v-mount charger.


LINK to **2 Ton Grip Van Package**

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