About us

At Het Raam Digital Cinema you can find Camera Equipment Rental and Postproduction Services side by side. Founded in 1987 by Dutch cameraman Edwin Verstegen NSC, it has since then become a place to support Filmmakers with the latest and finest equipment and, above all, expertise.

Cameras include Arri Alexa, RED, Sony, Blackmagic and Canon. Zeiss Compact-, Ultra-, Masterprimes and Master Anamorphics, Cooke, Angenieux zooms, Leica Summilux-cine, Nikon and Canon lenses are the heart of our company. That also includes Vintage lenses like Super Baltars, Moviespeeds, Cooke Speed Panchros, Mamiya, Hasselblad, LeicaR and Canon. We also supply grip equipment like Steadicam, sliders and gimbals by FreeFly Movi.
With the rise of digital cinema, the integration between modern camera technique and post-production is inevitable. In 2005 we started a postproduction facility. Our grading suite features Scratch and Davinci systems on a Barco 2K DCI projector. VFX works with AfterEffects, Nuke and Massive.

For more information about camera rentals, post production services or technical questions, please give us a call at 0031 (0) 20 6374757 or send an e-mail to info@hetraam.nl.

Team

Benjamin Sparschuh - Camera department

After Benjamin worked on set as a lightning technian, he studied Media en Cultuur (Media and Culture) at the Film Academy in Amsterdam. He graduated as a cinematographer in 2013. Besides his work at Het Raam, he also works in camera- and lightning departments on set. Benjamin is always ready to discuss your project and to answer tech questions.

Tom Selbeck - Camera department

Tom graduated as a visual effects artist from the Netherlands Film Academy and then started to broaden his horizon as camera assistant.

Niels Lelieveld - Camera department

Niels studied in Rotterdam at the ‘Grafisch Lyceum’, after that he followed a course year at the Filmacademy in Amsterdam. The next year he was accepted into the bachelor Cinematography. He finished his study in 2018 and has been working as a freelance cameraman since. Shooting tv-documentary’s and short films. Next to his regular activities here at “Het Raam”, together with old-employee Joris Dorrestein he makes the podcast “Achter Het Raam”, where he interviews a diverse group of DOP’s and Filmmakers.

David Koster - Camera department

After a study in graphic design, David went to the Netherlands Film Academy to pursue as a cinematographer. He graduated in 2019 with the documentary 'Thuishaven'. Besides his work at Het Raam, David also works on set as a cinematographer & AC

Eveline Haverlag - Planning & Camera department

Mark Lolkema - Postproductie coordinator

Mark Lolkema graduated in 2015 from the Netherlands Film Academy as a producer. Since then, he has worked on differents film sets and at the office of Family Affair Films.

Laurent Fluttert - Colorist / online editor

Laurent is co-owner of the post production department at Het Raam. He works as a colorist of features, documentaries, commercials, etc. He does the online editing work, and he masters all of the films that are completed at Het Raam as well.

Monique MacKenzie - Kantoor & catering

Monique worked for a long time as a make-up artist in the Netherlands film industry. Now she makes sure that the team at Het Raam is well-fed, and she supplies the office with a comfortable atmosphere.

Edwin Verstegen - Founder & CEO

Edwin graduated from the Dutch Filmacademy in 1985. He worked as a cameraman/ director of photography in televison, documentary, commercial and features. The documentary series ‘Diogenes’, where he was part of the camera crew, received the prestigious Nipkow-award. His commercial work was awarded with several prizes in the Netherlands and also abroad (e.g. the Cannes commercial festival). In 1994 he was one of the founding members of the Netherlands Society of Cinematographers (NSC) and was member of the board for 8 years. Edwin teaches parttime at the Dutch Filmacademy NFA. 

Luma - Beveiliging & sfeerbeheer

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