New York City-based Camera Service Center Inc. (CSC) has announced its acquisition of a majority interest in Illumination Dynamics Inc. (ID). CSC is a major motion picture equipment rental company and part of the Arri Group of companies. ID is a rental company with locations in Los Angeles and Charlotte, NC, specializing in lighting and generator rentals to the motion picture, television, and special events industries.

"Everyone at Illumination Dynamics is happy to have joined such a respected family as the worldwide Arri Group of companies," said Carly Barber, president of ID. "With the strength of Arri behind us, we can now execute the plans we had for ID without the handicaps of a startup company in a difficult market environment."