The industry leader in live event tapeless workflow.
We are a boutique post-production company specializing in tapeless workflows for live events and studio-based shows. Providing workflow design, Avid, Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premiere, and EVS rentals, plus on-location support, Creative Mobile Solutions Incorporated rises to any challenge. From sporting events and award shows to feature films, CMSI’s expert team can help save your production time and money.
Making the impossible possible.
The 2019 GRAMMY Awards ceremony looks to be bigger than everThe Grammy Awards are a big deal: it’s an entertainment extravaganza full of big acts, big audiences, and yes, big technical complexities. Millions of people tuned in live to view one of the most-watched...
CMSI Is Behind-the-Scenes for ESPN’s College-Football Regular Season, Bowl Games With Data, EVS Support
Since the College Football Playoff was launched in 2014, ESPN has gradually built up its National Championship productions. For this year’s edition at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, CA, the network turned the game into a massive undertaking, including PylonCams on...
ESPN Turbocharges Content-Sharing Effort With CMSI ESPN gets back in its NBA groove tonight with a regular-season–opening doubleheader featuring Pelicans-Rockets and Mavericks-Suns matchups. The network will continue to blaze a technological trail with...
What we do
Tapeless workflows to meet all your live event needs.
Creative Mobile Solutions provides tapeless workflow solutions for live events and studio-based shows. We stay on the cutting edge of tapeless workflow and use our expertise daily in live production environments. Our goals are increasing efficiency and saving your production time and money. Click on the buttons to the right to learn more about the specific solutions we provide.
We provide services for television, film, commercial and other video productions. The experts on our team have worked with TV shows like Survivor and The Apprentice, films including Iron Man and Sex and the City: The Movie, award shows like the Oscars, the Golden Globes, and the MTV VMAs, and major sporting events such as ESPN’s ESPY Awards, the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières, the US Open (Golf Channel & ESPN), ESPN College Football Gameday, the NBA Finals, and the Super Bowl.
Avid rentals and integration
Avid Media Composer Nitris DX and Avid Symphony Nitris DX are our most requested rentals. We offer both Mac and PC configurations to meet your production’s needs. Our Avid editing systems can be built in a fly-pack configuration making shipping and on-site configuration simple. To maximize your production’s efficiency we recommend adding Avid Unity or Avid ISIS shared storage to your editing rental.
EVS rentals and integration
EVS XT & EVS XT servers, XFile, IPDirector and all the parts and pieces in between are available as turnkey fly-packs or a la carte. We specialize in turnkey EVS systems packaged with Avid Media Composer, Avid Symphony, Avid Unity, Avid ISIS, or Final Cut Pro.
Cinedeck rentals and integration
Cinedeck RX3G, Cinedeck MX, & Cinedeck ZX recorders are available to ISO record your event to local drives or network storage. Creative Mobile Solutions can customize a system to record one camera or many and record to Avid ISIS storage for immediate availability for editing in Avid Media Composer, Avid Symphony, Final Cut Pro, or Adobe Premiere. Our recording experts can design a system to record edit-ready files and proxies that are ready at the end of your event.
Tapeless workflow design
One camera or one hundred, bring us your challenge and let us design a cost-effective tapeless workflow for you. From studios to stadiums we excel at complicated productions with tight turnarounds. We pride ourselves on always coming in on budget and on time.
Final Cut Pro rentals and integration
Final Cut Pro rentals are available in a number of custom configurations. Our most popular FCP rental is a MacPro and AJA Kona 3G combination. We require a minimal amount of cases to ship our rental edit systems anywhere in the world. To maximize your production’s efficiency we recommend adding Avid Unity or Avid ISIS shared storage to your editing rental. That’s right, Avid shared storage works great with Final Cut Pro!
Adobe Premiere rentals and integration
Adobe Premiere has quickly become one of our very popular rentals. We offer both Mac and PC configurations to meet your production’s needs. Thunderbolt video, IO, and OpenGL accelerated systems are available. Our Adobe Premiere editing systems can be built in a fly-pack configuration making shipping and on-site configuration simple. To maximize your production’s efficiency we recommend adding Avid ISIS shared storage to your editing rental.
CMSI’s support team includes members with the following qualifications:
Just because it hasn’t been done before, doesn’t mean it can’t be done.
Creative Mobile Solutions is a different kind of video production support firm. We’re an independent third-party consultant with video engineering expertise to answer all your questions, find the right equipment, solve your engineering challenges and provide top-notch technical support right when you need it. We’re not a big rental house or a major equipment vendor – and our clients like it that way. Instead, we tailor flexible video engineering services to each client’s unique needs. Then, we pair those solutions with personal attention, cutting-edge expertise and independent, third-party advice.
Noah founded CMSI in 2008 to help customers with customized cost-saving solutions for their individual goals. He is a graduate of Emerson College and lives in LA with his wife and two sons.
Scott specializes in the integration and design of tapeless workflow from acquisition to post. He was awarded an Emmy for his role as Media Manager for the NBC 2012 Summer Olympics.
Frank manages business development, business & legal affairs and creation of original content for Creative Mobile Solutions. He has worked as both a producer and as an entertainment lawyer…
Dave has an extensive background in preparing and installing computer systems. He combines that experience with a strong attention to detail to manage operations and logistics.
Growing up in Texas, where sports, broadcast, and hard work are abundant, Mandi carried that background to Los Angeles where she worked at Clair Broadcast and Bexel, handling high end technological logistics, and ensuring that the right equipment arrived precisely when needed.
What our customers are saying
Creative Mobile Solutions has provided us with all our editing needs on location for different venues in the U.S. We are very pleased with the service they have provided for us… I can recommend the services of Creative Mobile Solutions to anyone without a doubt.Jasper Wolf
“When we’re onsite with live, high pressure, tight turn around projects; we can focus on the creative, and [CMSI] handle[s] everything else. Their commitment to high caliber, flawlessly functioning systems and seamless workflow allows us to do our jobs well.”Adam Corey
Creative Mobile Solutions
31328 Via Colinas
Westlake Village, CA 91362
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