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Equipment List - Latest equipment

Panasonic Varicam LT 4K Camera

Panasonic Varicam LT 4K large Sensor Camera with 4K record option and PL/EF lens option.

The same look, wide colour gamut, dual ISO settings and high sensitivity as the Varicam 35 cinema camera but in a smaller body, lower power consumption and slow motion of up to 240p in HD and 60p in 4K.  2 x 512GB P2 Express cards are supplied as standard and more are available on request.

*** Available from June 2016 ***

Panasonic P2 Express 512GB Memory Card

P2 Express memory cards for Panasonic Varicam 35 andVaricam LT Camcorders.

ARRI Alexa Mini 4:3 (with anamorphic licence)

ARRI Alexa Mini 4K 4:3 35mm Digital Film Camera with 1:2.35 anamorphic licence

Consider also Alexa Mini 4:3 anamorphic camera with RAW licence

Please read VMI’s comparison article: Alexa Mini or Amira? (or why I must have a Mini because it’s newer and better isn’t it?…no wait….) 

ARRI Alexa Mini with anamorphic licence

Fomex Flexible Double 1' x 1' Bi-Col Light Panel (LED)

This is a unique type of LED light technology which uses bi-colour technology, a similar size and shape as the familiar 1x1 litepanel with twice its output at a 60W draw, whilst being used in the supplied X-mount frame.  

However this frame is removable and if used without it, can be used in a pliable, flexible waterproof mat format.  Fully adjustable colour temperature, dimmable, high colour rendering and battery/mains operation.

Read VMI's lighting article, A short walk through the minefield of location lighting for Film & TV

Flexible Double 1' x 1' Bi-Col Light Panel (LED)

Edelkrone SliderPLUS PRO Large (70cm) Remote Time Lapse Control Slider Kit

The Edelkrone SliderPLUS PRO Large (70cm) Slider Kit is a unique slider which has effectively twice the slider travel as its length due to a unique tracking mechanism, so it has a very small footprint which makes it perfect for travel productions.  

This version includes a full timelapse kit with pan or tilt head and cables to control Sony/Canon DSLR cameras timelapse shooting function.

Non timelapse version of slider

SliderPLUS PRO Large (70cm) Remote Time Lapse Control Slider Kit

Dedo Redzilla Focusable IR LED Light 960nm

Professional focusable Infra Red (IR) LED working at 960nm 'dark' light works in the military spectrum and is totally invisible to humans and animals and used for serveillance and wildlife observation and which also runs off supplied batteries.

Read VMI's lighting article, A short walk through the minefield of location lighting for Film & TV

Dedo Focusable Infra Red Light

Cage System for A7S Camera

Dedicated Cage System for Sony A7S DSLR Camera.  

Cage System for A7S Camera

Easyrig Vario 5 (cameras 5-17kg)

The popular Easyrig Vario 5 supports cameras between 5 and 17kg and spreads the weight onto the operator's body using a a body harness, especially useful with today’s configurable and modular camera systems. 

For larger Alexa/EPIC-based handheld rigs which are 15kg and more, consider the Easyrig Cine 3 instead which can support camera kits of up to 25kg.

Easyrig Camera Body Mount

Sound Devices 664 6-channel Audio Mixer with integrated multi-track recorder

Sound Devices 664 6-channel Audio Mixer with integrated multi-track recorder to CF cards (supplied)

Sound Devices 664 6-channel Audio Mixer with integrated multi-track recorder

Angenieux Optimo Zoom 56-152mm T4 (2x) anamorphic zoom

Angenieux Optimo 56-152mm T4 (2x) anamorphic zoom lens

Optimo Zoom 56-152mm T4 (2x) anamorphic zoom

ARRI SMB-1 6x6 Prod. Tilting Studio Matte Box

The ARRI Studio Matte Box SMB-1 supports filter sizes up to 6.6" x 6.6". It is designed for use with bigger wide-angle prime lenses and also with zooms and incorporate the new ARRI tilting action too.

Matte Box 6x6 3-stage Tilting Studio Swing Away Matte Box

Edelkrone SliderPLUS PRO Large (70cm) Compact Slider

The Edelkrone SliderPLUS PRO Large (70cm) Slider Kit is a unique slider which has effectively twice the slider travel as its length due to a unique tracking mechanism, so it has a very small footprint which makes it perfect for travel productions.  

There is a superb time lapse motion control version of this system which we also supply.

Edelkrone SliderPLUS PRO Large (70cm) Compact Slider Kit

Sony PMW-300 XDCAM EX

The PMW-300K1 is effectively the same camera as the PMW-200 but with an enhanced viewfinder.  

It is a solid-state Broadcast quality compact camcorder featuring a removeable 14x lens and twin SxS slots and twin SxS slots to record 50Mb XDCAM HD codec to cards (supplied).

Package includes raincover, storage, card reader, tripod and shotgun mic.

Sony PMW300 hire | Sony PMW 300 Camera

Edelkrone SliderPLUS PRO Large (70cm) Remote Time Lapse Control Slider Kit

The Edelkrone SliderPLUS PRO Large (70cm) Slider Kit is a unique slider which has effectively twice the slider travel as its length due to a unique tracking mechanism, so it has a very small footprint which makes it perfect for travel productions.  

This version includes a full timelapse kit with pan or tilt head and cables to control Sony/Canon DSLR cameras timelapse shooting function.

Non timelapse version of slider

SliderPLUS PRO Large (70cm) Remote Time Lapse Control Slider Kit

K5600 Joker Bug 400W HMI light kit

The Joker Bug 400 is comparable to a 1500/2000Wquartz fixture but with a power draw of only 5.5 Amps and includes a 400W HMI fitting with 4 x lenses, Soft Box and Beamer accessory which turns a BUG-LITE into a JOKER-BUG, a directional PAR unit offering various beam patterns through quick lens changes.

Superbly flexible optical configuration achieves Spot to Flood ratios of 80 to 1 with beam angles from as narrow as 5 degrees to as wide as 55 degrees.

Read VMI's lighting article, A short walk through the minefield of location lighting for Film & TV

Joker Bug 400W HMI light kit with Soft Box and Beamer

Cooke S4i_2x_Anamorphic T2.3 Prime set

Cooke S4i anamorphic PL 2x prime lens set consisting of 5 x lenses: 32mm/T2.3, 40mm/T2.3, 50mm/T2.3, 75mm/T2.3, 100/T2.3.

Cooke S4i Anamorphic 35mm Prime set (32-100mm/T2.3)

Steadicam Zephyr (clone) Vest & Articulating Arm for Ronin/MoVI (2.5-15kg payload)

A Steadicam-type vest and articulating-arm & vest support system which works with Movi/Ronin Gimbals and has a 2.5-15kg payload capacity.

(Note, Gimbal is an optional extra)

Read VMI's article MōVI & Ronin Gimbals – all you need to know

Steadicam (clone) Articulating Arm & Vest for Ronin/MoVI (2.5-15kg payload)

Dedo Redzilla Focusable IR LED Light 860nm

Professional focusable Infra Red (IR) LED working at 860nm 'dark' light works in the military spectrum and is almost invisible to humans and animals and used for serveillance and wildlife observation and which also runs off supplied batteries.

Read VMI's lighting article, A short walk through the minefield of location lighting for Film & TV

Dedo Focusable Infra Red Light

Sony A7S Mk II 4K DSLR Camera

Sony A7S Mark II mirrorless DSLR Camera with Sony E mount, capable of shooting 25p video and 4K on board.

Sony A7S 4K Mk 2 4K mirrorless DSLR Camera, GoFilm

Canon C300 Mk II (PL Mount) 4K Camcorder

This is a very worthy successor to the incredibly popular Canon C300 in PL mount.

The Canon C300 Mk II is a Super-35, full 4K camcorder and this PL mount has a B4 option and offers fully automatic operation including an effective autofocus (subject to being used with suitable lenses).  It recordson board 4K/Full HD video with HDR and Canon Log2 of the new REC 2020 colour gamut.

Please read VMI's article The Canon C300 Mk II vs C300 - What's the fuss about?

C300 Mk 2 4K Camcorder (PL)

Canon HJ18Ex28B IASE

Canon HJ18Ex28 E Ultra Telephoto Zoom lens provides with built-in x2 Extender.  Range 18-500mm

DJI Osmo X3 Handheld 3-axis Gimbal Camera system

The OSMO is a fully stabilised handheld 4K camera which actually includes the camera head and is small and light enough that it can be handheld by just one hand.  
It uses a three-axis stablizer that allows you to move the camera freely and still create very smooth shots.  The viewfinder is your own iPhone (VMI will be including an Apple screen as standard with the kit shortly) and all batteries and mounts fit into a small convenient case.

Handheld compact Gimbal System

F and V R300 Ringlight

The R300 Ring Light is a simple daylight ring light which can be used as a beauty light and includes 3 x batteries and a charger, though it can also be powered from the camera using a D-Tap output.

Read VMI's lighting article, A short walk through the minefield of location lighting for Film & TV

F&V R300 Ringlight

ZEISS Uncoated Superspeed T1.3 Set (18-85mm) Mk III

Zeiss Uncoated SuperSpeed MkIII PL Lens set consists of: 18, 25, 35, 50, 85mm for a softer look with added flare.  Zeiss High speed T1.3.

These are an identical size and speed to the regular Zeiss Superspeed Mk III lenses with the same resolution, optical quality and reliability but we have supplied these with uncoated front elements in order to generate lots of flare, when this is desired.

Read the new article UNCOATED lenses - what you need to know!
Read the article from Duncan Telford DoP on shooting on Uncoated lenses

35MM PL MOUNT LENSES

Canon 24" Reference Grade 4K Monitor with HDR mode

24" Reference Grade 4K HD/HDMI Monitor DP-V2410 with HDR and REC2020 mode, multi-format inputs HDMI/3G/Dual-link HD-SDI, 2000:1 contrast ratio, built-in debayer, 24V power input and reference grade images.  It is also capable of being used in optional 'live grade' mode for on-set grading capability.

Canon 24" Reference Grade 4K Monitor DP-V2410

Canon ME20F-SH Super Low Light Camera (EOS Mount)

Canon ME20F-SH Super Low Light Camera with EF mount and ISO 4 million.

A camera which can shoot the most unbelievable images in almost total darkness.  Price includes external HD recorder but lenses and tripod are required.

Canon ME20F-SH Super Low Light Camera (EOS Mount)

Lightweight BPU-60 Power Kit with double D-Tap Outputs

Lightweight triple BP-U60 Power Kit with 2 x D-Tap Outputs and Hawkwoods MOV-2 Bracket with VMI modified 15mm bars support.

Lightweight Power Kit with D-Tap Output

Came-TV Wireless Lens Control System (DSLR)

Came TV low cost wireless single channel lens control system for operating focus up to 60 meters for DSLR type lenses.

Wireless lens control system designed for DSLR lenses

Ready Rig Ready Rig Stabiliser Vest for Ronin/MoVI

The Ready Rig Support is a fully featured stabilising vest for MoVI, Ronin or equivalent Gimbals, supporting up to 14kg (30lb).  It features a clever universal fitting mechanism making it suitable for all systems.

Read VMI's article MōVI & Ronin Gimbals – all you need to know

Easyrig Camera Body Mount

Ambient Lockit box ACN-TL TINY

Ambient Lockit box ACN-TL TINY.

This works brilliantly in conjunction with the Lockit box ACL 204CT as a pair.

Lockit box ACN-TL TINY

ARRI WCU-4 Integrated Wireless Lens Control System for Alexa Mini

Integrated ARRI Wireless Lens Control system dedicated for ARRI Alexa Mini, allowing wireless control of zoom, focus and iris with micro CForce motors. Requires 15mm or 19mm bar system.

Integrated Wireless Lens Control System for Alexa Mini with CForce Motors

Anton Bauer Gold Mount with 15mm bars fitting (PKA1)

Anton Bauer gold mount with 15mm bars fitting with QR-Quad D-Tap outputs.  

Suitable for all cameras, this allows Anton Bauer batteries to be mounted and has 4 x 12V D-Tap outputs to power all of your peripherals.  

Anton Bauer Battery Clip with 15mm bars mount

Zeiss 100mm T2.1 PL Distagon

Carl Zeiss 100mm T2.1 Distagon PL mount film lens.  Will match with the SuperSpeed Family.

Carl Zeiss 100mm T2.1 Distagon 135mm Prime

Small HD EVF-502 5" Monitor/Viewfinder (HDSDI/HDMI)

A compact 5" high resolution monitor with viewfinder eyepiece housing and HD-SDI/HDMI inputs and multiple mounting options.

HDMI 5" monitor/viewfinder/Sidefinder

Canon 70-300mm F4-F5.6 EF

Canon EF 70-300mm F4-F5.6 EF USM professional quality, telephoto zoom lens for Canon EOS cameras with image stabilisation.

L IS II USM

Teradek Bolt Pro 600 HD-SDI video link (dual Receiver)

This is the latest version of the successful original Teradek Bolt Pro wireless system.  It is a compact but robust, zero delay (< 1ms) wireless video system that transmits uncompressed 1080p60, 4:2:2 video up to 2000ft over the unlicensed 5GHz band. 

Bolt Pro 600 Single Receiver Wireless Kit

Teradek Bolt Pro 600 mini wireless link with dual receivers

Teradek Bolt Pro 600 HD-SDI video link (single receiver)

This is the latest version of the successful original Teradek Bolt Pro wireless system.  It is a compact but robust, zero delay (< 1ms) wireless video system that transmits uncompressed 1080p60, 4:2:2 video up to 2000ft over the unlicensed 5GHz band.

Bolt Pro 600 Dual Receiver Wireless Kit

Teradek Bolt Pro 600 mini wireless link with single receiver

ARRI Alexa/Amira Heated Eyecup HE-6

A heated eyecup for the ALEXA EVF-1 or AMIRA MVF-1 eyepiece. Designed to reduce fogging or freezing in very humid and/or cold environments. Not compatible with film camera eyepieces. Includes heated eyecup cable KC-42 

Alexa/Amira Heated Eyecup HE-6

Canon C300 Mk II (EOS Mount) 4K Camcorder

This is a very worthy successor to the incredibly popular Canon C300 in EOS mount.

The Canon C300 Mk II is a Super-35, full 4K camcorder which is here is EOS mount, though a B4 mount is optionally available and offers fully automatic operation including an effective autofocus (subject to being used with suitable lenses).  It recordson board 4K/Full HD video with HDR and Canon Log2 of the new REC 2020 colour gamut.

Please read VMI's article The Canon C300 Mk II vs C300 - What's the fuss about?

C300 Mk 2 4K Camcorder (EOS)

Canon XC10 large sensor 4K fixed lens camcorder (10-1)

A compact 4K camcorder with large 1” sensor, ergonomic operation and tilting high resolution monitor/viewfinder recording internally to C-FAST2 cards at data rates of up to 305Mb per second (no external 4K recorder required) and includes a built-in 10-1 high quality zoom lens.

Canon XC10 large sensor 4K fixed lens camcorder

Wooden Camera A-Box (DSLR) XLR Adapter to minijack

Double XLR Adapter to minijack input with 15mm mounting kit for DSLR or similar cameras.

Double XLR Adapter to minijack input with 15mm mounting kit

Sony/Sandisk CFAST2 128GB Memory Card

128GB CFAST2 Card for ARRI Amira, Canon C300II, Canon XC10, SXT (with CFAST caddy) and Ursa Mini Camcorders etc.

These are the higher read/write capacity cards compatible with 4K frame rates.  These are compatible with CFAST1 cameras.

Audio Ltd RMS 2040 Diversity Radio Mic kit

Audio Ltd RMS 2040 digital diversity radio mic with Tram mic capsule.

Suitable for Europe-wide use

EN2

Audio Ltd Envoy plug-in Transmitter for Envoy radio mics (PTX)

Audio Envoy plug-in Transmitter for Envoy radio mics (PTX)

EN2

Audio Ltd Envoy EN2 DX2 Twin Diversity Radio Mic kit

Twin Audio Ltd digital diversity radio kits with Tram mic capsules. 2 x compact transmitters with capsules and a twin channel receiver. Suitable for Europe-wide use

EN2

Audio Ltd Envoy EN2 DX Diversity Radio Mic kit

Audio Ltd digital diversity radio kits with Tram mic capsules. Suitable for Europe-wide use

EN2

Sony Intervalometer for A7S TM-F2

JC TM-F2 Wire Multi-Function LCD Timer Remote to record time lapse (intervalometer) remote for Sony A7S, Sony A58, NEX-3NL, A7, A7R, A3000, A5000, A6000, HX300, HX50V, RX100II. RX100III for shooting programmable stop frame sequences.

Time lapse device for A7S Cameras

Tiffen PV Glimmerglass Set

5.65"x4"PV Filter set includes: 1, 2,3,4 and 5

PV Filter Set

OrcaVue Life "Bullet time 360 Rig"

Unique 'Bullet time 360" rig for providing the ultimate 'hero' selfie.  

Traditionally, you needed a fixed rig of perhaps 50 DSLR cameras in a circle to make this shot with a lot of crew, knowhow and data.  Today, you only need a single GoPro and an OrcaVue platform.

Creates a unique shot when used in conjunction with DSLR/GoPro type cameras reminiscent of the Matrix "Bullet Time" shot which only makes sense when you see the shots that it facilitates.

OrcaVue Life Travel Package, VMI mod

Photon Beard 1.2KW HMI 'Platinum Blonde' flicker free open face

1.2KW HMI open face lamp complete with lens, stand, ballast and jumper plus 7m (25') cable.

Read VMI's lighting article, A short walk through the minefield of location lighting for Film & TV

 

1.2K open face HMI Lamp

Tiffen 6x6 Black Diffusion FX Set

6.6" x 6.6" Filter set includes 1/4, 1/2, 1 and 2

6x6 Filter

ARRI Alexa Mini anamorphic with ARRIRAW Licence

ARRI Alexa Mini 4K 4:3 35mm Digital Film Camera with 1:2.35 anamorphic licence and ARRIRAW licences.

Alexa Mini 4:3 anamorphic camera

Please read VMI’s comparison article: Alexa Mini or Amira? (or why I must have a Mini because it’s newer and better isn’t it?…no wait….) 

ARRI Alexa Mini 4:3 (with anamorphic and ARRIRAW licences)

Rotolight NEO 3 x head Bi-Colour LED light with effects

The Rotolight NEO kit is a 3 x lamp bi-colour LED light kit with punchy LEDs which work in daylight or tungsten colour temperature and are light enough for on-camera use.  They also include very versatile electronic lighting functions such as lightning, strobe etc.

Read VMI's lighting article, A short walk through the minefield of location lighting for Film & TV

NEO 3 x head Bi-Colour LED light with effects

Scubacam Alexa/Amira/RED Underwater Housing

Scubacam underwater housing compatible with ARRI Alexa, ARRI Amira & RED EPIC cameras. Depth rated to 4m, the housing also features waterproof viewfinder, 24V power feed, remote lens control & HD monitoring to the surface.

Scubacam Alexa/Amira/RED EPIC Underwater Housing

DJI Ronin 3-axis Extension-arm Gimbal system

Extension arm version of 3 Axis Gimbal System designed to carry large payloads, so suitable for large and small cameras enabling steadicam-type shots on carbon-fibre/aluminium frame. It is a handheld 3-axis digital stabilized camera gimbal, for large payload cameras with brushless technology for refined use.

Also consider Regular Ronin system for regular cameras.

Please read VMI's article MōVI & Ronin Gimbals – all you need to know

Ronin equivalent of MoVI M10 3-axis Gimbal system, only (in our opinion) better

Canon Cinema Zoom CN20x50, 50-1000mm/T5-8.9 PL

The Canon 50-1000mm/T5-T8.9 film zoom lens has an outstanding range which is way more than any of the other film lenses in its class and is comparable with the popular HJ40x10 and HJ18x28 B4 2/3" documentary lenses.  

*** Now Arrived ***

Photon Beard Daylight Double Redhead LED kit

The Photon Beard Daylight Double Redhead LED kit is a modern version of an old favourite in a super-convenient custom rolling flight case which is both mains and battery powered and works in tungsten or daylight colour temperature.  Double battery kit supplied permitting 55 mins run time for both heads.

Read VMI's lighting article, A short walk through the minefield of location lighting for Film & TV

Photon Beard PB80 double 'LED Head' kit

Miller Compass 12 Solo 3-Stage Carbon Fibre

Highly acclaimed Miller Compass 12 fluid head (10kg payload) with ultra light Solo 75 3-Stage Carbon Fibre Tripod suited for DSLR to C300/FS-7 cameras.

Tripod 3-Stage Carbon Fibre

Miller CAT311 Carbon Fibre Monopod (Solopod)

Very stable 3-stage precision telescopic lightweight professional monopod with 3 stage telescopic leg, comfortable neoprene grip suitable for small to medium-weight cameras.  

Miller Carbon Fibre Monopod

Edirol VC-300HD Up/Down/Cross Converter

The Edirol VC-300HD is a versatile bi-directional multi-format converter with built-in audio delay and HDMI compatibility.

Frame Synchroniser/Up/Down/Cross Converter

Tokina 11-16mm F2.8 EF DXII AT zoom lens

Tokina ultra-wide angle zoom lens with fast F2.8 aperture throughout the range.  Supplied with Canon EF lens mount.  It is ideal for professionals shooting in low light conditions who want a limited wide angle range.

Canon EF Mount 11-16/F2.8 EF DXII AT-X PRO 11 zoom

Go Pro Hero4+ Black Edition Minicam 4K

Mini waterproof almost indestructable minicam with grip accessories kit and on-board record and 4K mode too. Pal and NTSC switchable.

Go Pro Hero4+ Minicam hire | Go Pro Hero3 Camera

Zeiss 28mm T2.0 ZF Distagon Prime

28mm T2.0 ZF Distagon SLR prime wide angle lens Nikon mount.  Lens adapter Nikon ZF to Canon EOS available

Zeiss 35mm T2.0 ZF Distagon Prime

35mm T2.0 ZF Distagon SLR prime wide angle lens Nikon mount.  Lens adapter Nikon ZF to Canon EOS available

Zeiss 21mm T2.9 ZF Distagon Prime

21mm T2.9 ZF Distagon SLR prime wide angle lens Nikon mount.  Lens adapter Nikon ZF to Canon EOS available

ZEISS ZF Distagon/Planar DSLR Set (21-85mm) DECLICKED

Declicked Carl Zeiss DSLR Prime set ZF Distagon/ZF Planar Nikon or Canon EOS Mount.  Set includes: 21/T2.9, 28/T2.0, 35/T2.0, 50/T1.4 and 85/T1.4

Nikon or Canon Mount

Teradek Bolt Pro2000 HD-SDI video link

Compact, zero-delay 3G-SDI wireless video system with a range of up to 500m of line of sight..

Features include a loop-through HD-SDI input on the transmitter, dual HD-SDI outputs on receiver

Teradek Bolt Pro2000 mini wireless link

DJI Ronin 3-axis Gimbal system

3 Axis Gimbal System designed to carry large payloads, so suitable for large and small cameras enabling steadicam-type shots on carbon-fibre/aluminium frame. It is a handheld 3-axis digital stabilized camera gimbal, for large payload cameras with brushless technology for refined use.

Also consider Ronin Extension arm system for larger cameras and higher payload.

Please read VMI's article MōVI & Ronin Gimbals – all you need to know

Ronin equivalent of MoVI M10 3-axis Gimbal system, only (in our opinion) better

Go Pro Hero3+ Black Edition Minicam 4K

Mini waterproof almost indestructable minicam with grip accessories kit and on-board record and 4K mode too. Pal and NTSC switchable.

Go Pro Hero3+ Minicam hire | Go Pro Hero3 Camera

Sony A7S 4K DSLR Camera

Sony A7S DSLR Camera with Sony E mount, capable of shooting 25p video and 4K.

Sony A7S 4K DSLR Camera, GoFilm

CANON CNE E135mm T2.2 (EOS)

Canon CN-E135mm T2.2 L cinema prime lenses in EF mount only offering 4K lens quality to EF mounted DSLR and large sensor cameras.  

Canon CN-E135mm T2.2 L Cinema Prime lens

CANON CNE Cinema Prime Set (14-85mm) 5-lens package (EOS mount)

Extremely fast (T1.5) cinema prime lenses in EF mount only offering 4K lens quality to EF mounted DSLR and large sensor cameras.  5 lens package 14-85mm

CN-E Cinema Prime Set (14-85mm)

LED Sumo 100 with chinese lantern & softbox kit

A professional and robust LED fixture which combines high light output with outstanding light quality based is a rugged and durable aluminum construction and is supplied complete with softbox and large chinese lantern kit.

Read VMI's lighting article, A short walk through the minefield of location lighting for Film & TV

Sumo 100 with chinese lantern & softbox kit

Dedo PanAura Bi-Colour Octodome 5ft light kit

The latest Octodome 5' light kit features a very large diffusion surface area that produces a flattering wrap-around, soft light. The PanAura is extremely flat, making it ideal for work in confined spaces.  It offers daylight and tungsten light featuring includes two individually switchable, dimmable lamps that can be boosted from 400W to 575W daylight or alternatively with tungsten balanced discharge lamps, this allows a dimming range from 300W to 1150W without significant colour shift with both lamp types.

Read VMI's lighting article, A short walk through the minefield of location lighting for Film & TV

Dedo PanAura Bi-Colour Octodome 5ft light kit

Sony SELP28-135mm/F4 E mount power zoom lens

Sony SELP28135G 28-135mm/F4 power zoom lens with E mount for Sony A7s/FS-700/FS7 etc.

SELP28135G 28-135mm/F4 power zoom lens, E Mount

Tiffen 6x6 Black Satin Set

6.6" x 6.6" Filter set includes 1/2, 1, 2 and 3

6x6 Filter

Tiffen PV Black Satin Set

5.65"x4"PV Filter set includes: 1/2, 1, 2 and 3

PV Filter Set

Panasonic HS400 HD/SD 6/8 Channel Vision Mixer

Portable Multi-format HD/SD-SDI 6/8-inputs Vision Mixer.   Equipped with 6 xHD-SDI inputs and 2 x DVI-D/HDMI inputs.  Includes multiview output.

AV-HS400 - 6 x HD-SDI and 2 x DVI/HDMI inputs

ARRI LMB25 4x5.65 Clip-on Matte Box

ARRI LMB-25 is a compact, clip-on matte box with 2 or 3 stage filter capacity.

Matte Box

Clapperboard

Clapperboard for use with dry-wipe pens

Clapper Board

Canon HJ40x14B IASD-V

Canon HJ40-14B IASD-V HDTV Zoom lens with built-in x2 Extender.  Built in image stabiliser. Range 14-560mm

Optitek electronic adapter Canon ProLock Mark III for Sony F3, F5 and F55

Adapter to allow Canon EOS lenses to be fitted to Sony PMW-F3/F5/F55 camera allowing electronic iris control of EOS lenses.

Electronic Sony PMW-F3/F5/F55 - EOS Adapter

Sony FS-7K 4K Camera with 4:2:2 Prores extender

Sony FS-7 4K large Sensor Camera with 4K record option and EF adapter plus XDCA-FS7 Prores extender.

The Sony  FS-7K 4K Camera without Prores extender is also available to hire.

Please read VMI’s comparison article of the differences between the Sony F5 and the FS-7

(Lens not included)

Sony FS-7 4K Camera

Sony FS-7 4K large Sensor Camera with 4K record option and EF adapter.

You can also book the Sony FS-7K 4K Camera with 4:2:2 Prores extender which offers 4:2:2 Prores record capability.

Please read VMI’s comparison article of the differences between the Sony F5 and the FS-7

GoFilm, Sony FS-7 | 4K

Litepanel Astra 1' x 1' Bi-Col Light Panel (LED)

High output 1'x1' variable bi-colour LED dimmable litepanel kit.  Near silent and flicker-free operation.

Read VMI's lighting article, A short walk through the minefield of location lighting for Film & TV

1x1Lite Panel (' Bi-Col )

Freefly MoVI-M15 (MoVI M15)

Heavier-duty version 3 Axis Gimbal System designed to carry large payloads, so suitable for large and small cameras enabling steadicam-type shots on cabon-fibre/aluminium frame, supplied with Freefly Controller.

Please read VMI's article MōVI & Ronin Gimbals – all you need to know

MoVI M15 3-axis Gimbal system with Freefly Controller

Cooke Varotal 20-100mm/T3.1 PL

Vintage Cooke Varotal 20-100mm/T3.1 PL zoom lens.

Cooke Varotal 20-100mm/T3.1 PL

Ronford Baker 2004 Fluid Head (150mm bowl)

Ronford Baker Series 2000 Fuid Head with Balance Control Model 2004 (150mm bowl fitting for HD applications)

tripod, bowl

Freefly MoVI Controller

The MōVI Controller is a professional grade remote system that allows the operator full control over Pan, Tilt, and Roll. Compatible with the MoVI M15 and is provided as standard with VMI's MōVI 15 kits but not hirable separately.

Freefly MoVI Controller

Freefly Toad in the Hole Quick Release Mount

The Toad In The Hole Quick Release is a sleek, lightweight, low-profile quick release unit, which provides an easy mount and release solution for your MōVI.  It allows the operator to remove the MōVI from the handle assembly and attach to any other method of filming carrier, such as a crane, jib, or car mount (with a Toad installed) in a matter of seconds.  Fiddling around with alignment is not required when engaging the Quick Release - just attach and rotate to the desired angle (from 0-360°) for shooting.  The Quick Release uses a clamp to secure the MōVI. This clamp, along with the secondary release button, are used to release the MōVI.

Toad in the Hole Quick Release Mount

Canon CN7x17/T2.95-3.9 PL zoom with servo control

Canon 17-120mm/T2.95-3.9 Cabrio-type PL-mount compact zoom with handheld servo pack for ENG use and which features the longest range of any lightweight zoom and PL mount.

Canon CN7x17/T2.95-3.9 Cabrio-type Compact Cinema Zoom

Convergent Odyssey 7Q 4K solid state recorder with Canon 4K option

4:4:4  HD Recorder with 4K Canon option and excellent 7.8" OLED monitor with comprehensive monitoring tools. 

Odyssey 7Q 4K solid state recorder with Canon 4K option

Convergent Odyssey 7Q 4K solid state recorder with ARRI RAW option

4:4:4  HD Recorder with ARRI RAW option and excellent 7.8" OLED monitor with comprehensive monitoring tools. 

Odyssey 7Q 4K solid state recorder with ARRI RAW option

COOKE Speed Panchro S2 100mm T2.8 PL Prime

Speed Panchro S2 100mm T2.8 PL Prime

Speed Panchro S2 100mm T2.8 PL Prime

COOKE Speed Panchro S2 40mm T2.3 PL Prime

Speed Panchro S2 40mm T2.3 PL Prime

Speed Panchro S2 40mm T2.3 PL Prime

Light Stand and Tilt Top

Light Stand and Tilt Top to floor mount monitors and associated peripherals.

Manfrotto 501 3 Stage Aluminium Tripod

Compact tripod with 7kg payload capability suitable for compact camcorders up to C300mk II

tripod

Sachtler Video-25 3 Stage CF Tripod

Sachtler Video 25 head with 3 stage carbon fiber legs.

Tripod

Sony SELP18-200 f/3.5-6.3 OSS E Mount power zoom lens

Sony 18-200 f/3.5-6.3 OSS E Mount power zoom lens bundled with Sony FS-700

Sony SEL P 18-200 f/3.5-6.3 OSS E Mount power zoom lens (included with FS-700)

Lastolite Holder

Lastolite Holder

TVLogic 9" HDMI/HD-SDI Monitor LVM-095W

Lightweight high resolution 9" HD monitor which accepts either HDMI or HD-SDI inputs.

LVM-095W

Lighting Gel, per cut basis

Lighting Gel on a cut basis only per m (3ft length).

Full uncut reels available on request.

Flag Kit

Poly Board Holder

Polyboard holder.  C Stand complete with knuckle and flag arm can ordered as a rentable item.

Polyboard holder

O'Connor 150mm Bowl Adapter

150mm Bowl adapter for O'Connor Tripod Heads

Grovel Pads

Canon B4 ENG Zoom Pair: HJ22Ex7.6 and HJ11x4.7 or HJ14x4.3 B4

Canon B4 ENG Zoom Pair:  HJ22Ex7.6 and HJ11x4.7 or HJ14x4.3 B4 

Canon Cinema Zoom Pair (15.5-47 2.8 and 30-105 2.8)

Canon 4K lightweight Cinema Zoom Pair. 15.5-47/T2.8 and 30-105/T2.8.  Choice of PL or EF mount.

Canon Cinema Zoom Pair (15.5-47/T2.8 and 30-105/T2.8)

Canon Pair of EF Zooms (16-35, 17-55, 24-70, 24-105, 70-200, 70-300, 100-400)

A pair of Canon EF zooms.  Choose from 16-35, 17-55, 24-70, 24-105, 70-200, 70-300, 100-400.

Canon pair of EF Zooms (16-35, 17-55, 24-70, 24-105, 70-200, 70-300, 100-400)

Angenieux Optimo DP Zoom Pair (16-42/T2.8 and 30-80/T2.8)

Angenieux Optimo DP Zoom Pair. 16-42/T2.8 and 30-80/T2.8 lightweight and compact PL mount zoom lens pair.

Angenieux Optimo DP Zoom Pair (16-42/T2.8 and 30-80/T2.8)

Colorado Image Reverser/Inverter

Composite Image Reverser/Inverter.

Video Mirror

RCD 13A Portable RCD Breaker

13A Portable RCD Breaker

13A Portable RCD Power Device

RCD 16A Portable RCD Breaker

16A Portable RCD Breaker

16A Portable RCD Power Device

Anton Bauer Battery Adapter: Converts Anton Bauer Batt to V-Lock back

Battery Adapter Converts Anton Bauer Batt to V-Lock back

Battery Adapter Converts Anton Bauer Batt to V-Lock back

Anton Bauer Battery Adapter: Converts V-Lock Batt to Anton Bauer back

Battery Adapter: Converts V-Lock Batteries to Anton Bauer back.

Battery Adapter: Converts V-Lock Batt to Anton Bauer back

ZEISS Superspeed T1.3 Set (18-85mm) Mk II

Zeiss SuperSpeed MkII PL Lens set consists of: 18, 25, 35, 50, 85mm.  Zeiss High speed T1.3

35MM PL MOUNT LENSES

Sony XQD 64GB Memory Card

64GB XQD Card for Sony PMW-FS7 Camcorder.

Sony XQD 128GB Memory Card

128GB XQD Card for Sony PMW-FS7 Camcorder.

Sony 512GB SSD for AXS-R5 4K Recorder

Sony 512GB SSD for AXS-R5 4K Recorder.

Sony 512GB SSD for AXS-R5 4K Recorder

Sandisk SD HC Dual Channel Card Class 10 32GB

SD HC Dual Channel Card Class 10 32GB 

These are the higher read/write speed cards compatible with Broadcast frame rates.  

SD HC Dual Channel Card Class 10 32GB

Sandisk SD Extreme Pro 95MB/s Memory Card 64GB

SD Extreme Pro 95MB/s Memory Card 64GB for 4K

These are the higher read/write capacity cards compatible with 4K frame rates.  

SD Extreme Pro 95MB/s Memory Card 64GB for 4K

Sandisk 64GB CF 60MB/s Memory Card

64GB CF Card for Canon C300, Canon XF-305, 5D Mk3 etc.

These are the higher read/write capacity cards compatible with full broadcast frame rates.  

Sandisk 32GB CF 60MB/s Memory Card

32GB CF Card for Canon C300, Canon XF-305, 5D Mk3 etc.

These are the higher read/write capacity cards compatible with full broadcast frame rates.  

Atomos 240GB Shogun SSD

SanDisk 240GB Extreme Pro SSD for Atomos Shogun

240GB SSD Drive for Atomos Shogun

Convergent 512G Odyssey 7Q additional SSD Drive

512GB SSD for Odyssey 7Q 4:4:4 recorder.

256G Gemini additional SSD Drive

PIX 240GB PIX additional SSD Drive

240GB SSD for PIX 240 recorder.

240GB PIX additional SSD Drive

World Cup 150mm bowl (offset)

World Cup 150mm bowl to bazooka fitting, offset fitting

TV Logic 5.5" HDMI/HD-SDI Monitor WFM-058W

Lightweight high resolution HD monitor which accepts either HDMI or HD-SDI and is ideal for compact on-camera monitoring for DSLR or digital cinematography alike and very popular with focus pullers.

WFM-058W

Ursta Steerable Rolling Spider

Ursta Steerable Rolling Spider, compatible with all tripods.

Indie Dolly (Universal Dolly)

Chapman Super-PeeWee III Plus Dolly with hydraulic riser

The Super Pee Wee III Plus camera dolly is the perfect location dolly that allows the camera to be raised and lowered via a hydraulic arm. It offers a small footprint so it can be maneuvered into tight spaces, and built-in track wheels for both straight and curved track.

Goal Post Kit for Drape/Colorama Backdrop

Goalpost kit for 10' Drape or paper Colorama backdrop

4x4 Trace Frame

4x4' Trace Frame.  This is supplied either as an empty frame or can be ordered with F2 trace cut, or fitted (optional).  Available with optional knuckle and flag arm.

3m of F2 frost supplied as cut basis  £10

 

Installation of Trace into Trace Frame  £10

Sony SxS 32GB Pro Memory Card

32GB SxS Express Pro Card for ARRI Alexa as well as Sony PMW EX-1, EX-3 and 500 XDCAM-EX Camcorders.

SxS 32GB Pro Memory Card for Alexa

Canon 17-55mm F2.8 IS USM

The large aperture EF 17-55mm F/2.8 IS USM offers a 3.2x zoom ratio, from wide angle to medium telephoto. It is highly portable, weighing just 645g and also includes image stabilisation.

17-55mm F2.8 IS USM

Kino Flo Tegra 4ft 4 Bank Softlight

Kino Flo Tegra 4x4' florescent kit with built-in ballast unit, complete with C Stand.

Read VMI's lighting article, A short walk through the minefield of location lighting for Film & TV

  

Kino Tegra Softlight

SWIT V-Lock 4 way Power Kit

SWIT V-Lock 4 way Power Kit with reduced Lithium for air travel.

Dionic HC

Schneider 6x6 IR ND 0.3-1.8

6.6" x 6.6" IR ND Filter set includes: 0.3, 0.6, 0.9, 1.2, 1.5, 1.8

6.6"x6.6" IR ND Filter Set

Tiffen 6x6 IR ND Filter Set 0.3-2.1

6.6" x 6.6" IR ND Filter set includes 0.3, 0.6, 0.9, 1.2, 1.5, 1.8, 2.1

6x6

COOKE Speed-Panchro T2.3-2.8 PL S2/S3 Prime set

Cooke S2/S3 Speed Panchro 5 lens vintage prime T2.3-2.8 PL remounted lens set - 18mm, 25mm, 32, 50mm, 75mm

Cooke Vintage 5 lens prime set 18-75mm

RED Carbon Fibre Dragon 6K

RED EPIC™ 6K Carbon Fibre 6K large sensor digital film camera.

Carbon Fibre Dragon 6K

Sony FS700 NXCAM Slow Motion

Sony FS700 large Sensor Camera with up to 960p slow motion capability and 4K record option

Sony NXCam FS700E | FS 700 Hire | 4K GoFilm

ARRI B4 mount adapter for large sensor cameras

Optical adapter to convert PL mounts to B4 and manufactured by ARRI.  Compatible with C300 up to RED EPIC, ARRI AMIRA and ARRI Alexa.

ARRI B4 adapter

Fit Frame 8x8 Trace, Chroma key and Bounce Board

8x8' Inflatable frame with 8 x covers including white bounce, white grid (F2), 3 x silks, soft silver and green chroma key covers.

Requires 2 x C Stand with knuckle and flag arm to work as optional rentable items.

Read VMI's lighting article, A short walk through the minefield of location lighting for Film & TV

ARRI Amira UHD 4K

ARRI AMIRA 35mm, EF or B4 Mounted Digital Documentary Camera recording upto 200fps with Alexa image quality now with 4K UHD option.

Read the VMI Guide: Everything that you wanted to know about AMIRA.

Please read VMI’s comparison article: Alexa Mini or Amira? (or why I must have a Mini because it’s newer and better isn’t it?…no wait….) 

ARRI Amira - now available with EF, B4 & PL mounts

Easyrig Mini Strong (4-6kg)

Enables the weight of a shoulder mount camcorder to be taken by a body harness. This version takes cameras 4-6KG.

Easyrig Camera Body Mount

Sony HVR-Z7E DV/HDV/DVCAM

Sony Z7 with solid state record capability and improved lens and true progressive record capability to the Sony Z1

Sony HVRZ7 hire | Sony HVR Z7 camera

Panther Gas Bazooka (Vario-Bazooka)

2 section adjustable gas bazooka for adjusting height of column without removing bazooka sections (will not work during take).  
This has a Boss fitting with Moy 3-way leveller and 150mm bowl option.

The Vario Bazooka has a payload capacity of 250 kg (550 lbs) and the column varies in height from 35cm to 75 cm (14´- 30´).

Panther Gas Bazooka

Downconverter Decimator II Downconverter (HDSDI - HDMI HDSDI - Composite)

HD-SDI - HDMI and HD-SDI to Composite Downconverter suitable for RED and other cameras. This is 12V powerable and gives a composite output.

Decimator II Downconverter

Rode Videomic Pro Gun Mic

On-camera gun mic with hotshoe mount for on-camera applications and stereo minijack socket, specifically suited to DSLR and small camcorders.

On-camera Microphone

6 x C Stand kit with trolley

6 x C-Stand kit with knuckle and flag arm on custom trolley.

Read VMI's lighting article, A short walk through the minefield of location lighting for Film & TV

Zeiss 85mm F1.4 ZF Distagon Prime

85mm F1.4 ZF Distagon SLR prime wide angle lens Nikon mount.  Lens adapter Nikon ZF to Canon EOS available

Zeiss 50mm F1.4 ZF Distagon Prime

50mm F1.4 ZF Distagon SLR prime wide angle lens Nikon mount.  Lens adapter Nikon ZF to Canon EOS available

Sachtler ACE 2-stage CF Tripod

Designed for lightweight DV/DVCAM cameras (capacity: 4kg)

Tripod

Teradek Clip Pro HDMI video link to iOS devices

Micro video transmitter/receiver with HDMI input.  Outputs images with limited delay to iOS devices (not supplied) and a range of up to 300ft.

Teradek Clip micro HDMI wireless link to iOS devices

Canon EF EOS 85mm/F1.2 USM Prime

EF EOS 85MM/F1.2 USM Prime

EF EOS 85mm/F1.2 USM Prime

Canon EF EOS 35mm/F1.4 USM Prime

EF EOS 35MM/F1.4 USM Prime

EF EOS 35mm/F1.4 USM Prime

Canon EF EOS 24mm/F1.4 L USM Prime

EF EOS 24mm/F1.4 L USM Prime

EF EOS 24mm/F1.4 L USM Prime

Canon EF EOS 20mm/F2.8 L USM Prime

EF EOS 20mm/F2.8 L USM Prime

EF EOS 20mm/F2.8 L USM Prime

Sony PMW-100 XDCAM EX

Sony PMW-100 solid-state SxS camcorder package. Includes raincover, storage, card reader, tripod.

Sony PMW100 hire | Sony PMW 100 Camera

Canon C500 (PL Mount) 4K

Canon C500 Large Sensor Camcorder with a native PL mount and 4K RAW output. Requires a separate 4K recorder for 4K acquisition, such as Convergent Odyssey 7Q.

Canon C500PL hire London

Atomos Shogun 4K solid state recorder

Atomos Shogun 4:4:4  HD Recorder with 4K record capability and  and excellent 7.1" IPS monitor with comprehensive monitoring tools including critical focus tool. 

Shogun 4K solid state recorder

CANON K35 T1.3-1.5 PL prime set

Canon 5 lens vintage prime T1.3-1.5 PL lens set - 18mm, 24mm, 35mm, 50mm, 85mm

Canon K35 Vintage 5 lens prime set

Flag Kit (4 x flags)

Flag Kit containing 4 flags.

Read VMI's lighting article, A short walk through the minefield of location lighting for Film & TV

Flag Kit

ZEISS MasterPrime 14mm T1.3

Zeiss MasterPrime PL 14mm/T1.3 Prime lens

MasterPrime 14mm T1.3

ZEISS MasterPrime 135mm T1.3

Zeiss MasterPrime PL 135mm/T1.3 Prime lens

MasterPrime 135mm T1.3

ZEISS MasterPrime 65mm T1.3

Zeiss MasterPrime PL 65mm/T1.3 Prime lens

MasterPrime 65mm T1.3

Sprayoff Milli Rain Deflector

The Sprayoff lightweight rain deflectors allow shooting in the rain using a conventional matte box filter tray without stopping the camera to clear the lens.

Rain deflector which drops into PV or 5x5 filter trays for matte box operation

Manfrotto Spring Grip

Universal Spring Grip

Spring Grip/Gaffer Clamp

Canon 24-70mm F2.8L USM II EF

Canon 24-70mm F2.8L USM II DSLR Autofocus Zoom lens

L USM Zoom

Zoom H6N Solid-state 6 channel audio recorder

Low cost external 6 stereo solid-state audio recorder recording to SD cards.  Replacement to the H4N device.

Zoom H6N Solid-state 6 channel audio recorder

Schneider 6x6 Hollywood Black Magic

6.6" x 6.6" Filter set includes: 1/8,1/4,1/2,1,2

PV Filter Set

Schneider PV Hollywood Black Magic (1/8-2)

5.65"x4"PV Filter set includes: 1/8,1/4,1/2,1,2

PV Filter Set

Box Battery Kit 24v

Dry-fit battery system supplied in flight case for extended portable 24v power.

Power Kit Dumb Block

Convergent Odyssey 7Q 4K solid state recorder with Sony 4K option

4:4:4  HD Recorder with 4K Sony option and excellent 7.8" OLED monitor with comprehensive monitoring tools. 

Odyssey 7Q 4K solid state recorder with Sony 4K option

Manfrotto Aluminium Fluid Monopod with 500 Video Head

Manfrotto MVM500A (MVM-500A) Aluminium Fluid Monopod with 500 Video Head

Manfrotto MVM500A (MVM-500A) Aluminium Monopod with Fluid Head

Fuji 19-90mm T2.9 Cabrio Compact Cinema Zoom

Fujinon 19-90mm Cabrio PL-mount compact zoom with handheld servo pack for ENG use and which features the longest range of any lightweight zoom.

Fuji 19-90mm T2.9 Cabrio Compact Cinema Zoom

ARRI Alura Zoom 30-80mm T2.8 PL

ARRI Alura short zoom lens, small enough for shoulder mount applications for ARRI Alexa, RED, C-300PL and other compact large sensor cameras.

Alura 30-80mm T2.8 PL

Deity C300 Optical Viewfinder

Very high quality optical viewfinder with 3x magnification designed for Canon C300 and C500 cameras.

KOWA Anamorphic T2.3-T3.4 Prime set (40-100mm with wide adapter)

Kowa 4 lens anamorphic PL prime lens set including 30mm wide angle adapter, PL mount.  Set consists of 5 x lenses:: 40mm/T2.3, 50mm/T2.8, 75mm/T2.8, 100mm/T3.4 plus 30mm wide angle aspheron.

Anamorphic 35mm Prime set (40-100mm with wide adapter)

Panther Wedge/Tilt Plate (0-90°)

Variable tilt platform for camera mount from 0-90°. Flexible mounting options with 1/4´´ and 3/8´´ threads/screws on 4 sides. Very flat and heavy duty and only 4.5 cm (2´´) thick. Lightweight construction 1.5kg (3lbs) yet supports 30kg (65pl) payload. Several non stick rubber pads avoid slip during operation.

90 degree right angle mount

Area 48 Superbright Phospor LED Soft Light

The Area 48 lamp is a very bright portable soft light which works with Phospor LED technology and works from mains or portable batteries (optional request).  It has very high light output which is sufficient to warrant bounced light operation and is loosely comparable with a 2K tungsten light output but only draws 150W.  

Read VMI's lighting article, A short walk through the minefield of location lighting for Film & TV

Area 48

Panther FlexGrip Slider Kit

The Panther FlexGrip slider is a quality heavy-duty slider/dolly which incorporates 12 skateboard wheels running on high grade aluminium track and is compatible with all camera weights including Alexa.  The track is extendable and the system is very versatile.

Panther FlexGrip Slider Kit

Panther Twister Dolly with Bazooka Column

Versatile dolly complete with center boss and 2-stage riser kit plus 2 seats and pneumatic and track wheels.  
Operational configurations are 4 wheel steer, 2 wheel front steer or 2 wheel rear steer option.

Panther Twister Dolly with Bazooka

ARRI Alexa XT

ARRI Alexa Plus XT 35mm Digital Film Camera recording to ARRIRAW on internal SSD system.  Similar to regular Alexa 4:3 but features a 4:3 Super 35 sensor and the ability to switch from 16:9 sensor mode to 4:3 sensor mode and internal ARRIRAW capture.

Please read VMI’s comparison article: ARRI Alexa, all you need to know about the Alexa range of camera

ARRI Alexa XT/XR

IDS 3'-9' (1-2.7m) Slider Pro Dolly Kit

The SLIDER DOLLY PRO SYSTEM is a custom version of the IDS SLIDER DOLLY system with 4 x solid light stands instead of lightweight tripods for supports but the same very smooth slider system which works on rubber wheels on aluminium track for floor level or raised use.  It comes with a sturdy high hat that accommodates a 100mm bowl tripod head suitable for Sachtler Video-18/V-20 or O'Connor 1030 tripod heads.

IDS Slider Dolly System

Rotolight Anova Bi-Colour LED light (V2)

The Rotolight ANOVA 2 is a bi-colour led system, suitable for high speed and capable of accurately reproducing white light from candlelight through to full daylight with an easy operational interface. Fully battery operated (runs with an Anton Bauer Battery afixed or external 12V source.  Now 350% brighter than the original and featuring enhanced 'Best in Class' colour rendering, the new ANOVA V2 features new LEDs than before with a 50 degree beam angle that eliminates hard shadows and hotspotsand delivers 3.46KW equivalent output whilst using 93% less energy than a standard Tungsten bulb with virtually no heat.  VMI's Rotolights feature Anton Bauer goldmount battery clips and battery kit as standard.

Read VMI's lighting article, A short walk through the minefield of location lighting for Film & TV

Anova 2 (Bi-Colour) battery operated LED light

Fiilex P360 3 x LED Travel Lighting kit

The Fiilex P360 LED ENG lighting kit offers a punchy varable colour, focussable and dimmable ENG light in an extremely compact and portable 3 x light kit complete with stands, softboxes and powerable from mains or battery.  Absolutely silent & flicker and heat-free, this is a perfect light kit for travel.

Read VMI's lighting article, A short walk through the minefield of location lighting for Film & TV

Fiilex 3 x LED ENG lighting kit

Schneider 6x6 Tru Pol Polariser

6.6" x 6.6" Polarising Filter

6x6

Blackmagic HDMI-HDSDI Converter

Mini Converter HDMI to SDI is ideal for converting from HDMI devices to SDI video with the choice to embed SDI audio from HDMI, AES/EBU or balanced analog audio inputs.

AES-EBU

Litepanel LP 5.5" MicroPro Top Light (LED)

Professional camera-top LED light that runs off 6 x AA batteries or D-tap power. This consists of a lattice of 64 x low power dimmable LED lights makes this a soft low power on-camera light.

Read VMI's lighting article, A short walk through the minefield of location lighting for Film & TV

Light Panel Pag-light

IBE B4 mount adapter for large sensor cameras HDx35

Optical adapter with Universal Mounting System for use of B4 Mount lenses with 4K cameras with EF and PL options, such as DSLR, C300 up to RED EPIC and Alexa

IBE B4 mount adapter for large sensor cameras C300 to Alexa

Canon Cinema Zoom 15.5-47 2.8 PL & EF

Canon 4K wide angle Cinema zoom lens.  Choice of PL or EF mount, compact covering the range of a set of primes in one lens.  Lightweight for ARRI Alexa, RED etc as well as Canon C300 and DSLR cameras.

Cinema Zoom 15.5-47 2.8 PL & EF

Canon Cinema Zoom 30-105 2.8 PL & EF

Canon 4K Cinema zoom lens.  Choice of PL or EF mount, compact covering the range of a set of primes in one lens.  Lightweight for ARRI Alexa, RED etc as well as Canon C300 and DSLR cameras.

Canon Cinema Zoom 30-105 2.8 PL & EF

Tokina Macro Prime 100mm/F2.8

Macro Prime 100mm/F2.8 rehoused Tokina lens with PL film mount.

Tokina Macro Prime 100mm/F2.8

Canon EF EOS 100mm/F2.08L Macro IS USM Prime

EF EOS 100mm/F2.8 L USM Macro Prime with image stabilisation

EF EOS 100mm/F2.08L Macro IS USM Prime

Custom Single-Handed Pistol grip with 15mm bar support and MCS pad

Pistol-grip set for compact large sensor cameras with MCS Shoulder Pad and 15mm bars fitting

Pistol-grip set for compact large sensor cameras

Custom Dual Moosebars Handheld kit with 15mm bar support and MCS pad

Custom Shoulder Set for compact large sensor cameras with MCS Shoulder Pad and 15mm bars fitting

Shoulder Set for compact large sensor cameras with MCS Shoulder Pad

XLR-XLR 50m Drum

50m XLR-XLR Cable Drum.

Cable Drums

XLR-XLR 5m Cable

5m XLR-XLR Cable

Cable Drums

BNC-BNC 5m Cable

5m BNC-BNC HD suitable cable

BNC-BNC 5m Cable

Spider Pod Camera Support (Spider Pod)

Portable tripod riser and standing platform to elevate both camera tripod and operator two feet with added stability.

Spider Pod Camera Support

4x4 Flag Floppy

4' x 4' Floppy Flag 

Flag Kit

Sony UWP Diversity Radio Mics (Tram Mics)

Sony analogue diversity radio kits with Tram tie mic capsules. Suitable for Europe-wide use

UWP-V1

Konova K5 4' (1.2m) Slider Kit

Lightweight slider kit for Konova sliders with K5 1.2m slider - suitable for C300, DSLR and similar weight cameras.

Konova 1.2m slider kit

Teletest Telesend HDMI Wireless 7" Director's Monitor

An excellent Director's monitor system with integrated internal HD receiver optimised for smaller cameras with HDMI input with a range of 20-70m and built-in audio functionality as well.  Compact portable design, bright 7" LCD screen with integrated receiver, Negligible latency, new HD-SDI loop output function and surprisingly good performance make this an excellent product.

Teletest portable LCD with internal HD receiver, now with loop output

Hocus Products Axis1 Wireless Follow Focus System

Hocus Products wireless single channel lens control system for PL/EF lenses operating focus wirelessly up to 200 meters

Wireless lens control system designed for PL Film lenses

Sony UWP Plug-in transmitter (for wireless Shotgun and tie mic)

UTX-P1/K38 Plug-in transmitter for Sony UWP radio Mics. Suitable for Europe-wide use

UWP V1 Diversity Radio kit with additional shotgun transmitter

Canon EF EOS 50mm/F1.2 L USM Prime

EF EOS 50mm/F1.2 L USM Prime

EF EOS 50mm/F1.2 L USM Prime

PL Lens Doubler: Angenieux Optimo 2x PL

Angenieux Optimo 2x PL Doubler.

MTF 2x PL Doubler

Leica/Leitz Macro Prime 90mm/F2.8

Macro Prime 90mm/F2.8 rehoused Leica lens with PL film mount.

Leica Macro Prime 90mm/F2.8

Cooke S4i 35mm T2.1

Cooke S4i 35mm T2.1 prime PL mount

Lemsford Small Monitor Trolley

Small Monitor Trolley for small/medium monitors.

Ronford Baker 4ft (1.2m) Slider

Ronford Baker 4ft slider kit - requires heavyweight legs or bazooka for operation – suitable for all cameras.

Professional Slider

Fit Frame 4x4 Trace and Bounce Board

4x4' Inflatable frame with white bounce cover and silk covers.  C Stand complete with knuckle and flag arm can ordered as a rentable item.

Read VMI's lighting article, A short walk through the minefield of location lighting for Film & TV

 

ZEISS ZF UNCOATED Distagon/Planar DSLR Set (21-85mm)

Carl Uncoated Zeiss DSLR Prime set ZF Distagon/ZF Planar Nikon or Canon EOS Mount.  Set includes: 21/T2.9, 28/T2.0, 35/T2.0, 50/T1.4 and 85/T1.4

Read the VMI article UNCOATED lenses - what you need to know!
Read the article from Duncan Telford DoP on shooting on Uncoated lenses

Uncoated DSLR lens set for a 'flared look'

Zeiss CZ.2 CompactZoom 70-200mm T2.9

Zeiss CZ.2 Compact Zoom film lenses with S35 image and available with choice of PL or EF mounts.  Perfectly colour-matched with Zeiss CP.2 Compact Primes.

CZ.2 Compact Zoom 70-200mm T2.9

TV Logic 7" HD/HDMI Multiformat Monitor

The LVM-074W is a high-resolution LED-backlight LCD panel in a lightweight and durable housing

7" TV Logic LVM-074W 7" Multi-Format HD LCD Monitor

Rode NTG-2 Gun Mic

On-camera gun mic with hotshoe mount for on-camera applications.

On-camera Microphone

Metabones Electronic Sony E mount to EF (EOS) Speedbooster

Adapter to allow Canon EOS lenses to be fitted to Sony A7S, FS-100 and FS700 cameras allowing electronic iris control of EOS lenses without external controller, whilst gaining 1 stop in light sensitivity.

Metabones Electronic Sony A7S/FS100/700 - EOS Speedbooster Adapter

Magliner Short Junior Trolley

Short version of the Magliner Junior camera department trolley

Trolley

Zeiss Compact Prime 28mm/T2.1

Carl Zeiss 28mm/T2.1 Compact Prime film lens with DSLR optics.  PL or EOS mount.

Compact Prime 28mm/T2.1

Zeiss UltraPrime 28mm T1.9

ARRI UltraPrime 28mm T1.9 prime lens, PL mount.

Streak 6x6 Blue Streak Filter 2mm

2mm Blue Streak Filter in 6"x6" is a special-effect filter designed to help camera professionals create the effect of an anamorphic flare. It is akin to the clear streak filter which is historically known as a two-point star effect. 

6x6 Blue Streak Filter 2mm

Streak Blue Streak PV Filter 2mm

2mm Blue Streak Filter in PV (5.65"x4" size) is a special-effect filter designed to help camera professionals create the effect of an anamorphic flare. It is akin to the clear streak filter which is historically known as a two-point star effect. 

PV Blue Streak Filter 2mm

Cooke Mini S4i T2.8 40mm/T2.8

Cooke Mini S4i PL PL Prime 40mm lens is smaller, lighter than the S4i but offers the same resolution, optical quality and reliability.  Previously known as Cooke Panchro but not to be confused with old generation Cooke Panchros.

Mini S4i/Panchro T2.8 40mm/T2.8 lens

Cooke Mini S4i T2.8 65mm/T2.8

Cooke Mini S4i PL Prime 65mm lens

Mini S4i T2.8 65mm/T2.8 lens

Sony 7.4" OLED HD-SDI Monitor PVM-741

Portable 7.4-inch TRIMASTER EL OLED monitor with 2x 3G/HD/SD-SDI inputs and smart functions.

Sony 7.4-inch TRIMASTER EL OLED monitor

Canon EF 8-15mm/F4 L USM Fisheye zoom

Canon EF 8-15mm f/4L Fisheye USM Ultra-Wide Zoom Lens

Canon EF 8-15mm/F4 Fisheye L USM Ultra-Wide Zoom Lens

Cooke Mini S4i T2.8 135mm/T2.8

Cooke Mini S4i PL Prime 135mm lens

Mini S4i T2.8 135mm/T2.8 lens

Angenieux Optimo Zoom 19.4 -94mm T2.6

Angenieux Optimo Zoom 19.4 -94mm T2.6 is a motion picture film lens which replaces the popular Optimo 17-80/T2.2 lens which vignettes in S35 on Alexa etc when fully wide.

Optimo 19.4 -94mm T2.6

Cooke S4i 180mm T2.1

Cooke S4i 180mm T2.1 prime PL mount

Kino Celeb-200

The Kino Celeb 200 is a portable LED soft light which works from mains or portable 24V power, programmable colour temperature with no tube changes.

Read VMI's lighting article, A short walk through the minefield of location lighting for Film & TV

Kino Celeb 200 LED light

ARRI WCU-4 Integrated Wireless Lens Control System

Integrated ARRI Wireless Lens Control system dedicated for ARRI Alexa Plus, allowing wireless control of zoom, focus and iris. Requires 15mm or 19mm bar system.

Integrated Wireless Lens Control System for Alexa Plus

PL Lens Doubler: MTF 2x PL Mount

MTF 2x PL Doubler.

MTF 2x PL Doubler

Sony PMW-F55 XDCAM EX 2K/4K

Sony PMW-F55 Large Sensor XDCAM EX 4K Camcorder with PL lens mount and 2K or 4K acquisition options with slow motion capability and OLED viewfinder supplied as standard.  Optional AXS-R5 recorder allows for enhanced 4K acquisition and more high speed capture.

Sony PMWF55 hire | Sony PMW F55 Camera

Sony PMW-F5 XDCAM EX 2K/4K with 4K licence

Sony PMW-F5 Large Sensor XDCAM EX 4K Camcorder with PL lens mount, 2K acquisition and OLED viewfinder and upgraded to include 4K licence as standard.  Optional AXS-R5 recorder allows for enhanced 4K acquisition and more high speed capture.

Please read VMI’s comparison article of the differences between the Sony F5 and the FS-7

Sony PMW F5 hire | Sony PMW F5 Camera

Sony SxS 128GB Pro+ Memory Card

128GB SxS Pro + SxS Card for Sony PMW-F5 & PMW-F55 XDCAM-EX Camcorders.  Note not compatible with ARRI Alexa

Sony SxS 64GB Pro+ Memory Card

64GB SxS Pro + SxS Card for Sony PMW-F5 & PMW-F55 XDCAM-EX Camcorders.  Note not compatible with ARRI Alexa

Sony AXS-R5 4K Ext. Recorder for PMW-F5/F-55

The bolt-on AXS-R5 recorder works with the PMW-F55 and PMW-F5 cameras to record the highest quality 16-bit RAW 2K/4K images. Inclusion of this device permits 4K acquisition of PMW-F5 and additional slow motion frame rates of PMW-F5 and F-55.

AXS-R5 External Recorder, rate with camera £65 per day; £240 per week

AXS-R5 External Recorder for PMW-F5/F-55

CANON 600mm T4.5 Prime EF/PL

600mm T4.5 Prime lens. PL or EF mount available.  Please confirm mount at time of booking.

Canon 600mm T4.5 Prime EF/PL

Konova K7 4' (1.2m) Slider Kit

Profesional lightweight Slider kit for medium weight cameras including ENG Cameras and SONY F3,F5,F55,VG30 Canon C300,Canon DSLR and other and large sensor cameras.

4' DSLR and Compact Camera Slider

Schneider PV IR-ND Set (0.3-1.5)

Schneider 5.65"x4"PV combination IR cut and ND Filter includes 0.3, 0.6, 0.9, 1.2 and 1.5.

4x5.65

Go Pro Hero3 Black Edition Minicam 4K

Mini waterproof almost indestructable minicam with grip accessories kit and on-board record and 4K mode too. Pal and NTSC switchable.

Go Pro Hero3 Minicam hire | Go Pro Hero3 Camera

ARRI HGA-1 Handgrip Adapter FOR Canon C300

Handgrip Adapter HGA-1 for Canon C300 also works with other Canon models (C100 and C500) and this allows the side camera handle to be attached at the end of Blue Mod bars, ARRI cage or suitable moose bars by means of the rosette mount.

ARRI HGA-1 Handgrip Adapter FOR Canon C300

Cooke S4i 65mm T2.1

Cooke S4i 65mm T2.1 prime PL mount

Cooke S4i 27mm T2.1

Cooke S4i 27mm T2.1 prime PL mount

Cooke S4i 21mm T2.1

Cooke S4i 21mm T2.1 prime PL mount

Metabones Electronic Sony E Mount to EF (EOS) Lens adapter

Adapter to allow Canon EOS lenses to be fitted to Sony A7S, FS7 and FS700 and other E mount cameras allowing electronic iris control of EOS lenses without external controller.

Metabones Electronic Sony A7S/FS100/700 - EOS Adapter

Zeiss Compact Prime 15mm/T2.9

Carl Zeiss 15mm/T2.9 Compact wide angle Prime film lens with DSLR optics.  PL or EOS mount.

Compact Prime 15mm/T2.9

Zeiss 10mm T2.1 PL Distagon PL

Carl Zeiss 10mm T2.1 Distagon PL mount film super wide angle lens.  Will match with the SuperSpeed Family.

Zeiss Distagon 10mm T2.1

ARRI Cage System for Small Cameras

ARRI Cage System for Compact Cameras such as Sony FS-700, FS-100, C300 and all DSLR Cameras.

ARRI Cage System for Small Cameras

VMI Solid State Video Playback System

Compact VMI custom-designed Video Playback system based around AVCCAM location HD recorder, recording and playing back in 1080 and 720 AVCHD onto SD cards and 9" HD monitor in one convenient battery-operated system.

HMR-10 AVCCAM Combo Video Playback System

IDX WEVI CW-7 Wireless Link HD/HD SDI

Wireless Wevi designed to work either on-board or independent of the camera. It can transmit uncompressed HD signals up to 150-feet (line-of-sight) / 100-feet (through walls).  Later model of IDX Camwave CW-5.

Camwave CW-7HD

Astro 8" Monitor/Waveform HD LCD Monitor

Reference grade portable Waveform and Vector Scope monitoring for handheld or on-board with 3G, anamorphic squeeze, 3D and a range of measurement functions.

WM-3209B

Panasonic HMR-10 AVCCAM HD Recorder/Player

Compact AVCCAM location HD recorder, recording and playing back in A1080 and 720 AVCHD onto SD cards

HMR-10 AVCCAM

Angenieux Optimo Zoom 45-120mm T2.8

Angenieux Optimo Zoom PL 45-120mm T2.8

Optimo 45-120mm T2.8

Angenieux Optimo DP Zoom 30-80mmT2.8

Optimo DP 30-80 with an aperture of T2.8 is a lightweight and compact PL mount zoom lens.

Optimo DP 30-80mm T2.8

Chrosziel 4x5.65 Lightweight Matte Box (143mm Back)

Lightweight mattebox with 143mm back.  2 stage with 138mm cirular donut to fit 138mm circular filters. For use with 4x5.65 or 4x4 filters 

Matte Box PV

ARRI Alexa PLUS 4:3

ARRI Alexa Plus 4:3 35mm Digital Film Camera recording to 120p onto SxS card.  Similar to regular Alexa but features a 4:3 Super 35 sensor and the ability to switch from 16:9 sensor mode to 4:3 sensor mode.

Please read VMI’s comparison article: ARRI Alexa, all you need to know about the Alexa range of cameras

ARRI Alexa Plus 4:3

XLR-XLR 10m Cable

10m XLR-XLR Cable

Cable Drums

XLR-XLR 25m Drum

25m XLR-XLR Cable Drum.

Cable Drums

BNC-BNC 10m Cable

10m BNC-BNC HD suitable cable

BNC-BNC 10m Cable

BNC-BNC 20m Cable

20m BNC-BNC HD suitable cable

BNC-BNC 20m Cable

Eye Direct iPad-Prompter

Teleprompter device for mounting in front of a camera to facilitate autocue facility using own iPad.

iPad Prompter/Autocue Device

IDS 3'-9' (1-2.7m) Slider Dolly Kit

The SLIDER DOLLY SYSTEM is a very smooth slider system which works on rubber wheels on aluminium track for floor level or raised use.  It comes with a sturdy high hat that accommodates a 100mm bowl tripod head suitable for Sachtler Vieeo-18/V-20 or O'Connor 1030 tripod heads.

IDS Slider Dolly System

Sony PMW-200 XDCAM EX

Sony PMW-200 solid-state SxS camcorder package. Includes raincover, storage, card reader, tripod and shotgun mic.

Sony PMW200 hire | Sony PMW 200 Camera

Zeiss Compact Prime 50mm Macro /T2.1

Carl Zeiss 50mm Macro Prime film lens with PL mount only.

Compact Prime 50mm Macro /T2.1

Apple Boxes Stack of 9 American Boxes

Stack of 9 American Boxes with trolley.

Stack of 9 American Boxes

Sony FS700 NXCAM Slow Motion

Sony FS700 large Sensor Camera with up to 960p slow motion capability and 4K record option.

To get the most out of the Sony FS-700, then read our acticle on Shooting the best quality 200fps available using Odyssey 7Q and Sony FS 700 

Sony NXCam FS700E | FS 700 Hire | 4K GoFilm

Protech ST-7 Shoulder Mount (PMW-200)

The Protech ST-7J converts the Sony PMW-200 into shoulder mounted cameras, giving balance and stability. It features industry standard Anton Bauer battery plates allowing cameras to be powered using regular Anton Bauer batteries.

Protech ST7 Shoulder Kit for Sony PMW-200

Floatcam Dollycrane HD (32kg payload) Slider/Jib

The new heavy duty DollyCrane HD accommodates camera and head combinations of up to 32kg, making in an ideal grip companion to more traditional feature, drama and commercial shooting packages. With the increased weight capacity, the DC HD can be used with fully built studio digital cameras such as the Arri Alexa, Sony F35 and Panavision Genesis, as well as traditional 16mm & 35mm film cameras.

HD Floatcam

Floatcam Dollycrane Motion Control

MotionControl allows manual and programmed movements for Floatcam and Floatcam HD slider/jib systems for time lapse/CG applications or when consistent repeated takes are required.  Each movement can be repeated up to 999 times and extended “time extension” up to 99 times,

Motion Control device for Floatcam and Floatcam HD

ZEISS MasterPrime T1.3 Prime Set (18-75mm)

Zeiss MasterPrime T1.3 PL Set consists of: 18, 25, 32, 50 & 75mm lenses.

Please read our VMI article Why are Zeiss MasterPrimes so good

MasterPrimes T1.3 Prime Set (18-75mm)

Genus 77mm Variable ND Filter

77mm Variable ND Filter for DSLR camera lenses complete with hood.

77mm Genus Fader

Zeiss UltraPrime 100mm T1.9

ARRI UltraPrime 100mm T1.9 prime lens, PL mount.

Zeiss UltraPrime 14mm T1.9

ARRI UltraPrime 14mm T1.9 wide angle prime lens, PL mount.

ZEISS MasterPrime 150mm T1.3

Zeiss MasterPrime PL 150mm/T1.3 Prime lens

MasterPrime 150mm T1.3

ZEISS MasterPrime 100mm T1.3

Zeiss MasterPrime PL 100mm/T1.3 Prime lens

MasterPrime 100mm T1.3

ZEISS MasterPrime 40mm T1.3

Zeiss MasterPrime PL 40mm/T1.3 Prime lens

MasterPrime 40mm T1.3

Preston FIZ Lite - Single channel w/less lens control

Preston FI+Z Lite wireless single channel follow focus system.  Focus or iris only version of popular Preston FI+Z3 wireless lens control system.

Preston FIZ 3-axis wireless lens control system

FIZ Lite - Focus/Iris only wireless lens control system

Sachtler 100mm Bowl High-Hat

Ronford Baker High Hat with 100mm Bowl fitting.

Hi Hat

ARRI Alura Zoom 15.5-45mm T2.8 PL

ARRI Alura short zoom lens, small enough for shoulder mount applications for ARRI Alexa, RED, C-300PL and other compact large sensor cameras.

Alura 15.5-45mm T2.6 PL

Angenieux Optimo Zoom 28-76mm T2.6

Angenieux Optimo Zoom PL 28-76mm T2.6

Optimo 28-76mm T2.6

Alphatron 3.5" HD-SDI Viewfinder

Alphatron high resolution viewfinder for small cameras, such as Canon C300, C300 Mk II and other cameras with HD-SDI or HDMI intputs.

3.5" HD-SDI Viewfinder (same as TV Logic version)

PIX 240i HD Recorder

Portable off-board HD recorder adds Quicktime recording using Apple ProRes or Avid DNxHD to any HDMI or HD-SDI equipped high-definition video camera. The portable PIX 240 records Quicktime files removable 2.5-inch solid-state hard drives (supplied) or to CompactFlash cards. The new Aurora 3.0.1 update will allow 4:4:4 record (Prores 4444) up to 30p from 3G input.

PIX240i Solid state HD Recorder

AJA Io XT Thunderbolt Device

The AJA Io XT is a capture and monitoring device using lightning-fast thunderbolt for video capture and playback for professional post production, video internet streaming and on-set applications.

AJA Io XT Thunderbolt device for monitoring and editing

MTF Electronic Sony FS700/100 - EOS Adapter

Adapter to allow Canon EOS lenses to be fitted to Sony FS-100 camera allowing electronic iris control of EOS lenses.

Electronic Sony FS100 - EOS Adapter

MTF Electronic Sony PMW-F3/F5/F55 - EOS

Adapter to allow Canon EOS lenses to be fitted to Sony PMW-F3/F5/F55 camera allowing electronic iris control of EOS lenses.

Electronic Sony PMW-F3/F5/F55 - EOS Adapter

COOKE MiniS4i UNCOATED T2.8 (18-75mm)

Cooke uncoated Mini S4i PL Prime Set of 5x T2.8 lens are smaller, lighter than the S4i but offers the same resolution, optical quality and reliability.  Previously known as Cooke Panchro but not to be confused with old generation Cooke Panchros.  Uncoated front element in order to generate lots of flare, if desired. 

Read the new article UNCOATED lenses - what you need to know!
Read the article from Duncan Telford DoP on shooting on Uncoated lenses

Mini S4i/Panchro T2.8 Uncoated Prime Set (18-75mm)

IDS Universal Dolly

Universal dolly with Operator Seat for Tripod feet to fit into cups above each wheel cluster.  Supplied with track wheels and compatible with plastic, turbo and Moy Track.  Suitable for loads upto 180kg (400lb).

Indie Dolly (Universal Dolly)

ARRI Alexa PLUS

ARRI Alexa PLUS 35mm Digital Film Camera recording to 50p onto SxS cards.  Now includes High-Speed Option at no extra charge.

Please read VMI’s comparison article: ARRI Alexa, all you need to know about the Alexa range of cameras

Alexa

Matthews Round-D Dolly with Bazooka Column

The Matthews Round-D 4-wheel steerable dolly.  Supplied with dual seat and offset arm plus selection of pneumatic and track wheels, this is a compact and very solid dolly complete with riser kit which will run on all track, operates through standard doorways and with its all-wheel steering, can negotiate an extremely tight circle of 6' (1.8 m).

Matthews Round-D Doorway Dolly

O'Connor 1030D Ultimate 3 stage CF Tripod

The OConnor Ultimate 1030D fluid head tripod system is designed for use with new full-format sensor, lighter weight cameras such as the RED Epic and Scarlet, and Sony F3 and is an idea alternative to the Sachtler Video-20s, sharing the 100mm bowl mount.

O'Connor 1030D 3 stage CF tripod system

Canon EOS-5D MkIII DSLR

Canon EOS 5D MKIII DSLR camera with full Super-35 sensor. This camera is suitable for both stills and video applications

Canon 5D MkIII hire | Canon 5D Mk3 Camera GoFilm

Litepanel 1' x 1' Chimera

Softbox for 1' x 1' litepanel.

Read VMI's lighting article, A short walk through the minefield of location lighting for Film & TV

Softbox for 1' x 1' litepanel

Boom Pole 2-stage

 2 stage boom pole.  

Boom Pole

Zeiss Compact Prime 85mm/T2.1

Carl Zeiss 85mm/T2.1 Compact Prime film lens with DSLR optics.  PL or EOS mount.

Compact Prime 85mm/T2.1

Zeiss Compact Prime 50mm/T2.1

Carl Zeiss 50mm/T2.1 Compact Prime film lens with DSLR optics.  PL or EOS mount.

Compact Prime 50mm/T2.1

Zeiss Compact Prime 35mm/T2.1

Carl Zeiss 35mm/T2.1 Compact Prime film lens with DSLR optics.  PL or EOS mount.

Compact Prime 35mm/T2.1

Zeiss Compact Prime 21mm/T2.9

Carl Zeiss 21mm/T2.9 Compact wide angle Prime film lens with DSLR optics.  PL or EOS mount.

Compact Prime 21mm/T2.9

Cooke Mini S4i T2.8 100mm/T2.8

Cooke Mini S4i PL PL Prime 100mm lens is smaller, lighter than the S4i but offers the same resolution, optical quality and reliability.  Previously known as Cooke Panchro but not to be confused with old generation Cooke Panchros.

Mini S4i/Panchro T2.8 100mm/T2.8 lens

Transvideo Titan Single Channel Wireless Link

Wireless composite video link comprising minature transmitter and receiver with excellent range (300m line of sight).

Wireless Director's monitor

Cooke Mini S4i UNCOATED T2.8 100mm/T2.8

Cooke Uncoated Mini S4i PL Prime 100mm lens.  Cooke Mini S4i PL lenses are smaller, lighter than the S4i but offers the same resolution, optical quality and reliability.  Previously known as Cooke Panchro but not to be confused with old generation Cooke Panchros.

Read the new article UNCOATED lenses - what you need to know!
Read the article from Duncan Telford DoP on shooting on Uncoated lenses

Mini S4i/Panchro Uncoated T2.8 100mm/T2.8 lens

Magliner Senior Trolley

Magliner Senior camera department trolley

Trolley

Cooke S4i 135mm T2.1

Cooke S4i 135mm PL mount T2.1

Cooke S4i 16mm T2.1

Cooke S4i 16mm T2.1 wide angle PL mount

Canon C300 (PL Mount)

Canon C300 Large Sensor Camcorder with a native PL mount.

Please read VMI's article The Canon C300 Mk II vs C300 - What's the fuss about

Canon C300PL hire London

Marshall 9" Multiformat HD Monitor

High resolution multiformat HD monitor which accepts HD-SDI, SDI, 3G 4:4:4 HD, composite and also 3D.  It offers excellent waveform and other monitoring and is ideal for on-set director's monitoring or digital cinematography alike.  This monitor is too large for on-camera use.

OR-901-XDI

Lastolite 38" Circular Reflector 5 in 1

Lastolite 38" circular reflector 'bottletop' kit with 5 in 1 kit with silver/white/gold and 2 stop diffusion.

Supplied with holder and stand.

5 in 1 kit with silver/white/gold and 2 stop diffusion

Lastolite 38" Circular Reflector Silver/white

Lastolite 38" circular reflector (silver/white) with holder and stand.

38" Circular Reflector Silver/white

RED 256GB REDMAG SSD Cards

256 1.8" REDMAG RED SSD for Epic and Scarlet additional storage device.

256GB SSD Drive for RED Epic and Scarlet

Angenieux Optimo DP Zoom 16-42mmT2.8

Optimo DP 16-42 with an aperture of T2.8 is a lightweight and compact PL mount zoom lens.

Optimo DP 16-42mm T2.8

Duclos 11-16mm/T2.8 PL Variable Prime

Duclos 11-16mm Short PL Zoom Lens.  This is a zoom but the limited range actually makes it more of a variable wide angle film prime. 

Duclos 11-16mm/T2.8 PL Variable Prime

Sony SxS 64GB Pro Memory Card

64GB SxS Express Pro Card for ARRI Alexa as well as Sony PMW EX-1, EX-3 and 500 XDCAM-EX Camcorders.

SxS 64GB Pro Memory Card for Alexa

Custom Dual Moosebars Handheld kit with 15mm bar support and REDROCK pad

Shoulder Set for compact large sensor cameras with REDROCK Shoulder Pad and 15mm bars fitting

Shoulder Set for compact large sensor cameras with REDROCK Shoulder Pad

Canon C300 (EOS Mount)

Canon C300 Large Sensor Camcorder with a native EOS mount.

Please read VMI's article The Canon C300 Mk II vs C300 - What's the fuss about

Canon C300 hire London GoFilm

1.2KW MSR flicker free

1.2KW MSR complete with lens, stand, ballast and jumper plus 8m (25') cable.

Read VMI's lighting article, A short walk through the minefield of location lighting for Film & TV

Lighting

Canon 45mm Shift & Tilt Lens (EF)

Canon 45mm f/4L Shift & Tilt Lens to give cinematographers and photographers creative control over perspective and depth of field in their images. 

Canon TS-E 45mm/F4.0L Shift & Tilt Lens

Canon 24mm Shift & Tilt Lens (EF)

Canon 24mm f/4L Shift & Tilt Lens to give cinematographers and photographers creative control over perspective and depth of field in their images. 

Canon TS-E 24mm/F4.0L Shift & Tilt Lens

Canon 17mm Shift & Tilt Lens (EF)

Canon 17mm f/4L Shift & Tilt Lens to give cinematographers and photographers creative control over perspective and depth of field in their images. 

Canon TS-E 17mm/F4.0L Shift & Tilt Lens

Canon 24-105mm F4 L USM

The EF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM offers a 4.3x zoom ratio, from wide angle to medium telephoto. It is highly portable, weighing just 670g.

24-105mm F4 L USM

Canon EF EOS 135mm/F2.0 L USM Prime

EF EOS 135mm/F2.0 L USM Prime

EF EOS 135mm/F2.0 L USM Prime

Canon EF EOS 14mm/F2.8 L II USM Prime

Canon EF EOS 14mm/F2.8 L II USM Prime

Canon EF EOS 14mm/F2.8 L II USM Prime

CANON EF EOS DSLR Prime Set (20-85mm)

Canon EF EOS DSLR Prime lens set optimised for cinema use.  5 lens set includes: 20mm/F2.8, 24mm/F1.4, 35/TF1.4, 50/F1.2 and 85mm/F1.2

Canon EF Prime lens set with EOS Mount

ARRI MB18 4x5.65 Prod. Matte Box

ARRI MB-18 is a full production swing-away Matte Box and comes with two sliding trays and one geared tray.

Matte Box

Sony 17" HD/HDMI OLED Monitor

Sony 17" Monitor OLED monitor with waveform function and HDMI input - PVM-1741. 12V or 240V operation

PVM-1741 OLED

Tiffen 6x6 ND Grad Soft Edge Set 0.3-0.9

6.6" x 6.6" Soft Edged ND Filter set includes 0.3, 0.6, and 0.9

6x6

Downconverter AJA HD10MD3

HD-SDI - Composite Downconverter suitable for RED and other cameras. This is 12V powerable and gives a composite output.

AJA HD Downconverter HD10MD3

RED EPIC Dragon 6K

RED EPIC Dragon 6K large sensor digital film camera.

EPIC Dragon

AJA Hi5-3D Mini-Converter For Stereo 3D Monitoring

Mini converter allowing 3G/HD-SDI to HDMI 1.4a and SDI converter enables simple 3D playback on monitors and projectors.

AJA Hi5-3D Mini-Converter For Stereo 3D Monitoring

Movie Master 2.5K In-line Dimmer

2.5K in-line dimmer.

Read VMI's lighting article, A short walk through the minefield of location lighting for Film & TV

Movie Master 2.5K Inline DImmer

Cinetics Cineskates DSLR Tracking Unit

A versatile skater type dolly for DSLR and compact large sensor cameras up to 2.5kg.

Cineskates

Zeiss Compact Prime 100mm/T2 Close Focus

Carl Zeiss Compact wide angle Prime film lens with DSLR optics.  PL or EOS mount.

Compact Close Focus Prime 100mm/T2

Panasonic AG-HPX250 P2

HPX250 lightweight P2 camcorder from Panasonic accepted for Broadcast use by the BBC and others. 2.5kg camcorder features a similar spec to the HVX-201/171 P2 camcorders in all frame rates but with AVC Intra Codec.

Panasonic HPX250 hire | Panasonic HPX 250 Camera

Convergent 256G Odyssey 7Q additional SSD Drive

256GB SSD for Odyssey 7Q 4:4:4 recorder.

256G Gemini additional SSD Drive

COOKE MiniS4i T2.8 Prime Set (18-75mm)

Cooke Mini S4i PL Prime Set of 5x T2.8 lens are smaller, lighter than the S4i but offers the same resolution, optical quality and reliability.  Previously known as Cooke Panchro but not to be confused with old generation Cooke Panchros.

Mini S4i/Panchro T2.8 Prime Set (18-75mm)

Zeiss 14mm T2.1 PL Distagon

Carl Zeiss 14mm T2.1 Distagon PL mount film wide angle lens.  Will match with the SuperSpeed Family.

Carl Zeiss 14mm Distagon T2.1

Floatcam Dollycrane SD+ (16kg payload) Slider/Jib

The popular slider/crane/jib device has been improved and upgraded to the 16kg payload SD+ version, strong enough to support RED & Alexa. Once set up, the system can quickly change its function from camera slider to jib and back thanks to its unique construction.  The DollyCrane can be assembled quickly by just one operator using a standard heavyweight tripod. The DollyCrane SD+ will carry any camera up to 16kg and includes RED and Alexa

Uprated 16kg SD+ version of popular Floatcam Dollycrane

ARRI Alura Zoom 45-250mm T2.6 PL

ARRI Alura long zoom lens.  PL mount, compact covering the rage of a set of primes in one lens.  Lightweight for ARRI Alexa, RED and film cameras.

Alura 45-250mm T2.6 PL

Astro 5" HD Monitor/Waveform

5" HD/SDI multiformat on-camera HD monitor.

DM-3105

ARRI LMB15 4x5.65 Clip-on Matte Box

ARRI LMB-15 is a compact, clip-on matte box with 2 or 3 stage filter capacity.

Matte Box

VOIGTLANDER Micro 4/3 Nokton 25mm/T0.95 Prime

Incredibly fast (T0.95) Micro 4/3 Prime lens for AF-101. 

Nokton 25mm/T0.95 Prime with Micro 4/3 lens mount

Bon Electronics 7” HD-SDI Monitor (Recordable)

A 7" portable monitor which is fully battery powered and incorporates HD and SD video recording to be used as a location tapeless video playback device.

Bon Evolution P3 OBPM 072R3G

ARRI MB20 4x5.65 Prod. Matte Box

ARRI MB-20 is a compact, lightweight production matte box complete with side wings, french flag and 2 x 4x5.65 filter trays. 

Matte Box

Tiffen 6x6 IR ND Filter Set 0.3-1.8

6.6" x 6.6" IR ND Filter set includes 0.3, 0.6, 0.9, 1.2, 1.5, 1.8

6x6

Tiffen 6x6 IR ND Filter Set 0.3-1.5

6.6" x 6.6" IR ND Filter set includes 0.3, 0.6, 0.9, 1.2, 1.5

6x6

Formatt 5.65" square ND Soft Edge Grad Set

5.65" x 5.65" Filter set includes: 0.3, 0.6 and 0.9

5.65x5.65

Harrison PV . BG (Blue-Green) Filter Set

5.65"x4"PV BG Filter set (Blue Green) includes: 1,2,3.  Makes for a very cold look.

PV Filter Set

Formatt PV Clear Filter

5.65"x4"PV Filter

PV Filter Set

Formatt PV HD Soft Set

5.65"x4"PV Filter softening set includes: 1, 2, 3.

PV Filter Set

Formatt PV Black Supermist Set

5.65"x4"PV Filter softening set includes: 1/8, 1/4, 1/2 .

PV Filter Set

Formatt PV ND Soft Edge Grad Set

5.65"x4"PV Filter set includes 0.3, 0.6 and 0.9

4x5.65

Formatt PV . ND Solid Set .3-.9

5.65"x4"PV Filter includes 0.3, 0.6 and 0.9

4x5.65

Tiffen PV Hot Mirror IR Cut

5.65"x4"PV Hot Mirror Filter for cutting IR.

4x5.65

Tiffen PV 80D Filter

5.65"x4"PV Filter 80D colour correction filter.

4x5.65

Tiffen PV 80C Filter

5.65"x4"PV Filter 80C colour correction filter.

4x5.65

Tiffen PV IR-ND Set (0.3-1.5)

5.65"x4"PV combination IR cut and ND Filter includes 0.3, 0.6, 0.9, 1.2 and 1.5.

4x5.65

Tiffen PV ND Hard Edge Grad Set

5.65"x4"PV Filter set includes 0.3, 0.6 and 0.9

4x5.65

Schneider 6x6 IR ND 0.3-2.1

6.6" x 6.6" IR ND Filter set includes: 0.3, 0.6, 0.9, 1.2, 1.5, 1.8, 2.1

6.6"x6.6" IR ND Filter Set

Schneider 6x6 Solid ND 0.3-1.5

6.6" x 6.6" Solid ND Filter set includes: 0.3, 0.6, 0.9, 1.2, 1.5

6.6"x6.6" Solid ND Filter Set

Schneider PV . Solid ND Set 0.3-1.5

5.65"x4"PV Solid ND Filter set includes: 0.3, 0.6, 0.9, 1.2 and 1.5

4x5.65 Solid ND Set

Canon EOS x2 lens doubler

Canon EOS x2 lens doubler. 

Works with EOS zoom and prime lenses.

2 stop loss when using this in addition to another EOS lens.

Angenieux Optimo Zoom 24-290mm T2.8

Angenieux Optimo Zoom PL 24-290 T2.8 designed for film, is equally suitable for Alexa, RED, PMW-F3 and AF-101 etc with an impressive contrast and color reproduction

Optimo 24-290mm T2.8

Zeiss UltraPrime 180mm T1.9

ARRI UltraPrime 180mm T1.9 wide angle prime lens, PL mount.

ARRI FF5 Dual Speed Follow Focus Unit

ARRI Follow Focus FF-5 HD, a completely modular, film style follow focus for digital productions

FF-5 HD

TV Logic 24" LCD HD/HDMI Multiformat Monitor

24" LCD Monitor with 1920x1080 Native HD Resolution, with multi-format inputs 3G/Dual-link HD-SDI.

LVM-243W-3G

Angenieux Optimo Zoom 15-40mm T2.6

Angenieux Optimo Zoom PL 15-40mm T2.6

Optimo 15-40mm T2.6

Preston FIZ3 - 3 Axis wireless lens control system MDR2/MDR3

Preston FI+Z wireless follow focus system consists of camera mounted motor driver box, motors for focus, iris and zoom to allow mounting of these motors to many different camera configurations

Preston FIZ Lite single channel wireless lens control system

FI+Z 3 Axis wireless lens control system

Cinematography Electronics Cine Tape

Cinematography Electronics CINE TAPE MEASURE System continuously calculates the distance between a subject and the camera's film-plane.

Cinetape Electronic tape measure

Canon HJ14Ex4.3B IRSD HDXS

Canon HJ14Ex4.3B ENG/Video Style wide angle lens with built-in x2 Extender. Range 4.3-60mm

Zeiss UltraPrime 16mm T1.9

ARRI UltraPrime 16mm T1.9 wide angle prime lens, PL mount.

Zeiss UltraPrime 40mm T1.9

ARRI UltraPrime 40mm T1.9 prime lens, PL mount.

Litepanel 1' x 1' Bi-Col Light Panel (LED)

The 1x1 shares many of the technical innovations designed by Litepanels to give you an unmatched level of lighting control. An ergonomic control knob on the back enables instant dimming from 100% to 0 with minimal color shift. Absolutely silent & flicker- free and heat-free, the system can be positioned comfortably close to a subject's face, filling it with an unmatched quality of soft, wrap-around light.

Read VMI's lighting article, A short walk through the minefield of location lighting for Film & TV

1x1Lite Panel (' Bi-Col )

ARRI LMB-4A 6x6 Clip-on Matte Box

ARRI LMB-4A Lightweight Matte Box includes two 6.6" x 6.6" push-through filter frames and attaches directly to the front diameter of the lens. The LBM-4A is specially designed for 8 mm to 12 mm wide angle lenses.

LMB-4A

Canon 100-400mm F4.5-5.6 EF

Canon 100-400mm F2.8 DSLR Zoom lens

EF100-400mm 4.5-5.6 L IS USM

Zeiss UltraPrime 135mm T1.9

ARRI UltraPrime 135mm T1.9 prime lens, PL mount.

Egripment Focus Mk II Flatbed Dolly

Egripment Focus Dolly flatbed dolly works on Key West plastic track, Moy metal track or SSE speed track.

Canon 5m Remote Servo Focus ext'n cable (Digital)

5m Remote Servo Focus extension cable for Canon digital remote focus.

Canon ZSD300D Zoom Remote (Digital)

Canon ZSD-300D Digital Zoom Servo Demand - for HJ21, HJ22, HJ18, HJ16, HJ11, HJ14, HJ40 Digital Drive ENG/EFP Lenses.

Ambient Lockit box ACL 204CT

Ambient ACL 204CT Lockit Box

This works brilliantly in conjunction with the Lockit box ACN-TL TINY as a pair.

ACL 204CT Lockit Box

Tiffen 6x6 T1/2 IR Cut Set

6.6" x 6.6" Filter for cutting infra RED lights for PMW-F3, Alexa and RED.

6x6

Tiffen 6x6 ND Solid Set 0.3-1.5

6.6" x 6.6" Filter set includes 0.3, 0.6, 0.9, 1.2 and 1.5.
 

6x6 Filter Set

Tiffen Soft FX Set

6x6 Filter set includes 1/2, 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5

6x6

Tiffen 6x6 Black Promist Set

6.6" x 6.6" Filter set includes 1/8, 1/4, 1/2 and 1

6x6 Filter

Tiffen 6x6 Clear Filter

6.6" x 6.6" Filter.

6x6

Tiffen 6x6 ND Grad Hard Edge Set 0.3-0.9

6x6 Filter set includes 0.3, 0.6 and 0.9

6x6

Tiffen 6x6 ND Grad Soft Edge Set 0.3-1.2

6.6" x 6.6" Soft Edged ND Filter set includes 0.3, 0.6, 0.9 and 1.2

6x6

Tiffen 6x6 . ND Solid Set 0.3-1.2

6.6" x 6.6" Filter set includes 0.3, 0.6, 0.9 and 1.2

6x6

Schneider 138mm Split Diopter Set

Schneider 138mm Split Diopters.   Set includes: +1/2, +2, and +3

138mm Split Diopter Set

Schneider 138mm Full Diopter Set

Schneider 138mm Full Diopters. Set includes: +1/2, +1, +2 and +3

138mm Full Diopter Set

Mitchell Vitesse Geared Tripod Head

Mitchell Vitesse Geared Head

Mitchell Vitesse Geared Head

Sachtler Studio-80 Tripod Head

Sachtler Studio 80 Head. Maximum load 90kg (200lbs).

Studio 80

Lastolite Lastolite Chromakey 9' x 6' Collapsible Green Screen

Lastolite Chromakey 9' x 6' (2.7mx 1.8m) Collapsible Green Screen.

Read VMI's lighting article, A short walk through the minefield of location lighting for Film & TV

9' x 6' Collapsible Green Screen

Wally Dolly Track & Dolly kit

http://vmi.tv/equipment/9/grip/685/australia-pty-wally-dolly-track-extensionThe Wally Dolly is a versatile and compact camera dolly, allowing the operator control of the movement of the dolly whilst operating the camera.

Tiffen 77mm UV/Clear Filter

77mm UV/Clear Filter for DSLR camera lenses.

77mm UV/Clear Filter

TV Logic 5.6" HDMI/HD-SDI Monitor VFM-056WP

Lightweight high resolution HD monitor which accepts either HDMI or HD-SDI and is ideal for compact on-camera monitoring for DSLR or digital cinematography alike and very popular with focus pullers.

VFM-056WP

Lastolite 38" Circular Reflector Gold/White

Lastolite 38" circular reflector (gold/white) with holder and stand.

38" Circular Reflector Gold/white

Sony Anycast Mixer System HD

The Sony Anycast system is a sophisticated unit to provide a live mixing environment for up to 6 cameras of high definition with audio and monitoring

HD-SDI Multi-Camera Mixer

Tiffen PV size IR Cut T1/2 filter

5.65"x4"PV Filter for cutting infra red light.  Suitable for F3, AF-101, Alexa and RED.

PV Filter Set

Tiffen PV size IR Cut T1 filter

5.65"x4"PV Filter for cutting infra red light.  Suitable for F3, AF-101, Alexa and RED.

PV Filter Set

Schneider 6x6 Classic Soft

6.6" x 6.6" Filter set includes: 1/8, 1/4, 1 and 2.

6.6"x6.6" Filter Set

Tiffen 6x6 T1 IR Cut Set

6.6" x 6.6" Filter for cutting infra RED lights for PMW-F3, Alexa and RED.

6x6

Tiffen 6x6 Polariser

6.6" x 6.6" Polarising Filter

6x6

Tiffen 6" Circular Polariser

6" Circular Polariser for ARRI MB14 and MB28 matte box, to use in place of donut.

Schneider PV Classic Soft

5.65"x4"PV Filter set includes: 1/8, 1/4, 1 and 2.

PV Filter Set

Sony SxS 64GB Memory Card

64GB SxS Express Card for Sony PMW EX-1, EX-3 and 500 XDCAM-EX Camcorders.

Sony UWP Presenters Hand Held (Radio)

Hand held radio mic system. Suitable for UK use only

UWP-V2/K38

Sony PMW-500 XDCAM EX

The PMW-500 is a full Broadcast HD Camcorder shooting to 50Mb 4:2:2 on removable XDCAM EX SxS removable storage.

Sony PMW500 hire | Sony PMW 500 Camera

Eye Direct 16x9 Interview kit

Teleprompter device for mounting in front of a camera to facilitate the interviewer seeing the face of the presenter rather than a camera lens, to relax a nervous subject.

16x9 Eye Direct (Interrotron)

Ronford Baker 3ft (0.9m) Slider

Ronford Baker 3ft slider kit - requires heavyweight legs or bazooka for operation – suitable for all cameras.

Professional Slider

Hollywood 3 x cup Suction Mount (Limpet Mount)

Designed for lightweight DV/DVCAM cameras and can safely carry loads of up to 22.5kg (50 pounds).

If you are using this device on a moving vehicle, then VMI strongly recommend that this device should only be used with a NVQ Level 3 grip as stipulated by the HSE.

Car Rig

Intel A Jib Pro 3.1m Professional Jib

Professional Jib Arm which can take a payload of 54kg at 1.83m or 36kg at 3.10m, making it suitable for Alexa/RED etc.

This crane/jib has 2 stages of arm length.  If you are using both stages then VMI recommend that this device should only be used with a NVQ Level 3 grip as stipulated by the HSE.

Professional jib

Bluebell 200m HD-SDI Fibrelink with encoder/decoder

Battery operable 200m fibre link compatible with HD-SDI and SDI.

Racketeer Fibrelink

Cooke S4i 14mm T2.1

Cooke S4i 14mm T2.1 wide angle PL mount

Cooke S4i 40mm T2.1

Cooke S4i 40mm T2.1 prime PL mount.

Cooke S4i 150mm T2.1

Cooke S4i 150mm T2.1 prime PL mount

Zeiss UltraPrime 65mm T1.9

ARRI UltraPrime 65mm T1.9 prime lens, PL mount.

Cooke S4i 100mm T2.1

Cooke S4i 100mm PL mount T2.1

CANON 300/400/600mm F2.8 Prime EF/PL/B4

Canon F2.8 300mm telephoto prime lens with x1.4 and x2 Extenders. B4,PL and EF mount options provided.

Canon 300/400/600mm F2.8 Prime EF/PL/B4 with Extenders

Portabrace Insulated Camera Bag (Large)

Portabrace Polar Bear Insulated Camera Bag for large size camcorders such as PDW-F800 or HDW-F900R.

Polar Bear Insulated

Blackmagic HD-SDI Audio Embedder

HD-SDI Audio Embedder for inserting audio into an HD-SDI video feed. Compatible with stereo analogue XLR or AES digital audio feeds.

AES-EBU

SSE Turbo Metal Curved Track Kit - 3 x Curves

Scissor metal track compatible with all dolly options.
3 x curves (90 degrees)

Turbo Track Kit - 3 x Curves

EF Moy Track 18' Diameter Curved Metal Track

18' Diameter Curved Moy Metal Track (small circle)

18' Diameter Curved Metal Track (small circle)

EF Moy Track Run-up for Metal Track

Run-up for Moy Metal Track.

Run-up for Metal Track

EF Moy Track 13' Diameter Curved Metal Track

13' Diameter Curved Moy Metal Track (small circle)

13' Diameter Curved Metal Track (small circle)

EF Moy Track 2' Length of Metal Track

Moy metal track, 2' piece of straight track.

4' Length of Metal Track

EF Moy Track 4' Length of Metal Track

Moy metal track, 4' piece of straight track.

4' Length of Metal Track

EF Moy Track 6' Length of Metal Track

Moy metal track, 6' piece of straight track.

6' Length of Metal Track

EF Moy Track 8' Length of Metal Track

Moy metal track, 8' piece of straight track.

8' Length of Metal Track

Transvideo Titan Dual Channel Wireless Monitor

Wireless Director's monitor with SDI input and miniature transmitter with excellent range (300m line of sight) and a dual receiver input with 2 x transmitters for 2 camera simultaneous video monitoring.

6.5" Titan Rainbow II Dual Channel Wireless Video Link

Anton Bauer Cine Battery 560WH 14V/28V VCLX

Large 560WH battery for cine applications. This is a 14V/28V power source ideal for Alexa or RED or any cine application which requires formidable battery power in a robust and reliable source.

Cine Battery for large cameras

Toshiba IK-HD1

IK-HD1 Micro HD full 1920x1080 HD Camcorder measuring 1.6" for covert and Polecam operation

IK-HD1

Zeiss Compact Prime 18mm/T3.5

Carl Zeiss Compact wide angle Prime film lens with DSLR optics.  PL or EOS mount.

Canon Remote Focus Servo-Assisted (Analogue)

Canon digital focus remote unit with external zoom servo unit to fit Canon SD or HD lenses with analogue focus port.

Ronford High-Hat Moy

Ronford Baker High Hat with Moy fitting.

Hi Hat

Ronford Moy Mount Heavy Duty Short Legs

Ronford Baker medium-weight Short tripod legs with Moy fitting.

Tripod

Ronford Moy Mount Medium Duty Tall Legs

Ronford Baker Medium-weight Tall 3 stage tripod legs with Moy fitting.

Tripod

Ronford Moy Mount Heavy Duty Tall Legs

Ronford Baker Heavyweight Tall 3 stage tripod legs with Moy fitting.

Tripod

Protech ST-7 Shoulder Mount (XF305)

The Protech ST-7J converts the Canon XF300/305 into shoulder mounted cameras, giving balance and stability. It features industry standard Anton Bauer battery plates allowing cameras to be powered using regular Anton Bauer batteries.

Protech ST7 Shoulder Kit for Canon XF-305

Chrosziel 5.65" x 4" lightweight Clip-on Matte Box (130mm Back)

Lightweight clip-on mattebox with 130mm back. For use with 4x5.65 or 4x4 filters 

Matte Box PV

Transvideo Titan Single Channel Wireless Monitor

Wireless Director's monitor with composite input and minature transmitter with excellent range (300m line of sight).

Titan Rainbow II Single Channel Wireless Director's monitor

Canon Intervalometer TC-80N3

Intervalometer for 7D and 5D cameras for shooting programmable stop frame sequences.

TC-80N3 Time lapse device for 5D DSLR Cameras

ARRI Alexa Classic

ARRI Alexa 35mm Digital Film Camera recording to 50p onto SxS cards.  Now includes High-Speed Option at no extra charge.

Please read VMI’s comparison article: ARRI Alexa, all you need to know about the Alexa range of cameras

Please read VMI’s comparison article: Alexa Mini or Amira? (or why I must have a Mini because it’s newer and better isn’t it?…no wait….) 

ARRI Alexa Classic

ARRI Alura Zoom 18-80mm T2.6 PL

ARRI Alura short zoom lens.  PL mount, compact covering the rage of a set of primes in one lens.  Lightweight for ARRI Alexa, RED and film cameras.

ARRI MB28 6x6 Prod. Matte Box

The Arri MB-28 swing-away matte box comes with two sliding trays and one geared tray.  All three are vertical 4x5.65 format, mounted with 19mm bars and supplied with a set of mattes, side wings and top flag.

Matte Box PV 3 Stage Swing Away

Alan Gordon Director's Viewfinder (TEWE)

Alan Gordons Director's Viewfinder accurately defines choice of lenses, angles and coverage in a wide variety of formats for both film and video

MkV

Canon XF305 MXF with NTSC option

Canon file-based MXF recording to CF cards at 50Mbps (4:2:2) for approved HD acquisition for HD Broadcast productions with US frame rate option.

Canon XF305 MXF hire | Canon XF 305 camera

ARRI Pump-up Steady Bag

The Pump-up steady bag allows a camera to be molded into a sand-filled bag and the air evacuated by means of a hand pump to make the flexible base firm, as an aid to providing a camera mount over an irregular surface.

Red Rock Lens Gears

Lens gears designed for attaching gears to SLR stills lenses to use with the Red Rock micro follow focus

Schneider Schneider 138mm Circular Tru Pol Filter

138mm circular polariser to fit the donut of the ARRI MB19 and Chrosziel Production Matte Boxes, in place of the donut between the matte box and lens.

138mm Polariser

Canon HJ11x4.7KLL Cine Style Zoom

Canon HJ11x4.7KLL cine-style zoom lens with B4 mount.

Canon HJ11x4.7KLL Cine Style Zoom

Canon HJ21x7.5KLL Cine Style Zoom

Canon HJ21x7.5KLL cine-style zoom lens with B4 mount.

Canon HJ21x7.5KLL Cine Style Zoom

ZEISS CompactPrime T2.1-2.9 Set (21-85mm)

Carl Zeiss Compact Prime film lens with DSLR optics.  PL or EOS mount.

ZEISS UltraPrime T1.9 Prime Set (20-85mm)

Zeiss UltraPrime T1.9 PL Set consists of: 20, 24, 32, 50 & 85mm lenses

UltraPrime T1.9 Prime Set (20-85mm)

Protech ST-7 Shoulder Mount (EX3/Z1/Z5)

The Protech ST-7J converts the Sony EX-3, HVR Z5E/Z7E/NXCAM into shoulder mounted cameras, giving balance and stability. It features industry standard Anton Bauer battery plates allowing cameras to be powered using regular Anton Bauer batteries.

Protech ST7 Shoulder Kit for Sony EX3 / Z1E or Z5E

Redrock Micro Eye Spy DSLR Shoulder Kit

Red Rock DSLR Shoulder set with counterweight and Anton Bauer power clip for shoulder-mounting small cameras and particularly DSLR Camcorders.

redrock eyespy DSLR bundle

Panasonic P2 Single Slot Card Reader

Single-slot P2 Memory Card Drive

AJ-PC2E

Canon ZSD300 Zoom Remote (Analogue)

Canon ZSD-300 Analgue Zoom Servo Demand - for HJ21, HJ22, HJ18, HJ16, HJ11, HJ14, HJ40 and all other Canon video-style (Digital and non-digital).

Dedolight 150W Classic Series Kit (4 Light Fresnel)

Portable 4x Tungsten Light Kit with each light featuring an in-line dimmer, stand and accessories.

Read VMI's lighting article, A short walk through the minefield of location lighting for Film & TV

100w Classic Series Kit

Panasonic 17" HD LCD with DVI-D Monitor

Panasonic 17" Monitor BT-LH1710 with waveform function and DVI-D input for DSLR compatibility. 12V or 240V operation

BT-LH1710 with DVI-D Input

Motorola GP-340 Walkie Talkie

Motorola GP-340 Walkie Talkie complete with charger and headset

GP-340 with Headset

Magic Arm with Camera Plate

Magic Arm, complete with K-clamp and camera plate for mounting small HDV/DV and DSLR cameras.

Magic Arm with Camera Plate

Mitchell/Moy 3 Way Leveller

3 Way Leveller with Mitchell/Moy Fitting.

3 Way Leveller, Moy Fitting

Tarpaulin Ground Sheet

Large Ground Sheet

Ground Sheet

Large Umbrella

Large Umbrella

Apple Boxes Stack of 8 Apple Boxes

Stack of 8 x Apple Boxes with trolley.

Stack of 8 Apple Boxes

HDMI 2 Way Splitter

2 Way HDMI Splitter to allow DSLR Cameras to output to two different HDMI monitors

Canon 16-35mm F2.8 EF

Canon L-Series fast, ultra wide-angle zoom DSLR lens offering excellent peripheral performance throughout the zoom range. With a constant f/2.8 aperture, it is ideal for professionals shooting in low light conditions.

L MKII USM

Canon 70-200mm F2.8 EF

Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8 L USM professional quality, fast-aperture telephoto zoom lens for Canon 5D MkII and Canon 7D

L IS II USM

Sachtler FSB-6 2 Stage CF Tripod

Compact tripod with 1-6kg payload capability suitable for compact camcorders up to EX-3.

tripod

Marshall 7" HDMI LCD Monitor

Marshall portable 7" HDMI LCD Monitor for handheld or on-board use. Ideal for use with DSLR cameras

V-LCD70XP

Canon EOS-7D DSLR

Canon 7D, 18 Megapixel Digital SLR Camera with an APS sensor capable of shooting 25p video.

Canon EOS 7D hire | Canon EOS 7D Camera GoFilm

Canon 24-70mm F2.8L USM EF

Canon 24-70mm F2.8L USM DSLR Autofocus Zoom lens

L USM Zoom

Zacuto Marksmen/Sharpshooter Shoulder and Bridge Plate Kit

Fully customizable rig allows a DSLR camera or mini HD camera to be shoulder-operated complete with eyepiece optic.

DSLR Shoulder Mount

Heavy Duty Rolling Light Stand

Havy Duty Light Stand for mounting large monitors.  Monitor affixes to stand by means of a spigot supplied with monitor in operational flight case.  (Monitor extra)

Canon EOS-5D MkII DSLR

Canon EOS 5D MKII DSLR camera with full Super-35 sensor. This camera is suitable for both stills and video applications

Canon EOS 5D MkII hire | Canon 5D Mk2 camera GoFilm

Decimator Design HD Quad Split Device

The Decimator-Quad is a miniature 3G/HD/SD-SDI 4 to 1 Quad Split device for displaying 4 x HD or SDI feeds to one HD or HDMI display.

Down Converter with 4 to 1 input multi-plexer.

Anton Bauer Twin Power Kit

Twin Anton Bauer battery kit

Dionic HC

Tiffen PV Ultra Contrast Set

5.65"x4"PV Filter set includes: 1/4, 1/2, 1, 2 and 3

4x5.65

Tiffen PV Black Diffusion FX Set

5.65"x4"PV Filter set includes: 1/2, 1, 2,.

3 and 4 Black Diffusion FX filters available at £16 each

PV Filter Set

. Bazooka Platform: 5 Section Bazooka

5 section bazooka with Boss fitting and with a lazy leg option.
This has a Boss fitting with Moy 3-way leveller and 150mm bowl option.

5 section bazooka with lazy leg

Easy Up Tent

Easy Up Tent, 3m x 3m including side panels.

California Pro Sunbounce Kit 4' x 6'

The standard all-purpose reflector: full body or small group shots for fashion, advertising, film and TV. The reflector can also throw a considerable amount of light over long distances.

Read VMI's lighting article, A short walk through the minefield of location lighting for Film & TV

lastolight

Nikon 135mm F2 ZF/AF

Nikon 135mm F2 D AF DC stills prime lens, Nikon mount.  Lens adapter Nikon ZF to Canon EOS available. 

Nikon 200mm F4 ZF/AF

Nikon 200mm F/4 stills IF-ED AF Micro Nikkor prime lens.  ZF Nikon Mount. Compatible with Letus and other adapters with suitable ZF mount

AF-Micro Nikkor

ARRI MFF1 Compact Follow Focus Unit

ARRI MFF-1 is a compact follow focus design, attaches easily to 15mm lightweight rods

Easyrig Cinema 3 (for 35mm/RED/Alexa)

The new Easyrig Cinema 3 is the heavyweight version of the Easyrig system specifically designed for Alexa, RED and film applications by being able to support up to 25kg (55lb) by spreading the weight onto the operator's body using a double shoulder body harness.

For lighter camera loads, consider instead the Easyrig Vario 5 system which has a variable tension and can support between 5 and 16kg.

Easyrig Camera Body Mount

ZEISS ZF Distagon/Planar DSLR Set (21-85mm)

Carl Zeiss DSLR Prime set ZF Distagon/ZF Planar Nikon or Canon EOS Mount.  Set includes: 21/T2.9, 28/T2.0, 35/T2.0, 50/T1.4 and 85/T1.4

Nikon or Canon Mount

Zeiss 18mm T3.5 ZF Distagon Prime

Zeiss 18mm F3.5 (T3.5) ZF Distagon SLR prime wide angle lens Nikon mount.  Lens adapter Nikon ZF to Canon EOS available

Zeiss 100mm F2 ZF Planar Macro Prime

Zeiss 100mm Planer Macro Prime F2 ZF SLR prime lens.  Nikon mount or lens adapter Nikon ZF to Canon EOS available.

Apple Macbook Pro Final Cut Pro/DIT Kit

High Specification Apple laptop for location Data transfer/edit facilities, pre-loaded with Final Cut Pro x, RED cine, and also RED alert.

Apple 2.93GHz Intel dual core CPU with 16GB RAM and 320GB 7200rpm hard drives.

Macbook Pro

Panasonic HS300 HD/SD 5 Channel Vision Mixer

Portable Multi-format HD/SD-SDI 6-inputs Vision Mixer. 5 HD/SD SDI (optional HD analog components) and 1 DVI/RGB Channel Mixer. 4 outputs (HD/SD SDI or optional HD analog components: Program, Preview, AUX and DVI:Program)

AV-HS300

Arri Double 300W Mizar kit (Fresnel)

2 x 300W ARRI Mizar lights each supplied with Fresnel lens complete with stands, 16amp cables and 13 to 16amp jumpers.

Read VMI's lighting article, A short walk through the minefield of location lighting for Film & TV

Arri Double 650W Junior Light Kit (Fresnel)

2 x 650W ARRI Junior Fresnel lights each supplied complete with stands 16amp cables and 13 to 16amp jumpers.

Read VMI's lighting article, A short walk through the minefield of location lighting for Film & TV

ARRI MMB1 4x5.65 Compact Matte Box

ARRI Production Matte Box kit suitable for small cameras. Kit includes a small 15mm bars system with mini bridge plate. The bridge plate only fits tripods which allow a 1/4" and 3/8" screw fixings. Sachtler FSB-6 and larger.

Production Matte Box for Small Cameras

ARRI FF3 Dual Speed Follow Focus Unit

Arri FF3 2-speed follow focus unit complete with 2nd hand wheel.

FF3

Fuji 1/2 to 2/3 B4 Mount Sony EX3/PMW-300

Fujinon ACM-21 to adapt Sony XDCAM EX3 or PMW-300 1/2" to 2/3" B4 mount for HD lenses

Sachtler Video-18 3 Stage CF Tripod

Sachtler Video 18 head with 3 x stage carbon fiber legs.

Tripod 3-Stage Carbon Fibre

MCS Director's Viewfinder

MCS PL Mount Director's Viewfinder for 35mm lenses and viewing the actual image observed by the film

Element Technica Mantis Handheld Kit

The industry's most configurable and innovative shoulder mounting solution for film and digital motion picture cameras.

Handheld Moose/Bull Bars

Spintec Rain Deflector

Spintec lightweight rain deflectors allow shooting in the rain with ENG cameras without stopping the camera to clear the lens. Kit includes a camera raincover. Suited to lightweight ENG type applications.

IDX WEVI CW-5 Wireless Link HD/HD SDI

Wireless Wevi designed to work either on-board or independent of the camera. It can transmit uncompressed HD signals up to 150-feet (line-of-sight) / 100-feet (through walls).

Camwave CW-5HD

Zeiss 135mm T2.1 PL Distagon

Carl Zeiss 135mm T2.1 Distagon PL mount film lens.  Will match with the SuperSpeed Family.

Carl Zeiss 135mm T2.1 Distagon 135mm Prime

COOKE S4i T2.1 Prime set (18-75mm)

Cooke S4i T2 PL prime lens set, PL mount.  Set consists of 5 x lenses:: 18, 25, 32, 50, 75mm

Sachtler Cine-30 HD 3 stage CF Tripod

Sachtler Cine 30 Tripod Head with 150mm bowl fitting for HD applications

tripod, bowl

Sony Wide Angle/Matte Box Kit Z5

Sony Z5 Wide Angle adapter

VCL-HG0872K

Sony SxS 32GB Memory Card

32GB SxS Express Card for Sony PMW EX-1, EX-3 and 500 XDCAM-EX Camcorders.

Panasonic P2 64GB Memory Card

P2 memory cards for HPX-3700, HPX-3000, HPX-2700, HPX-500, HPX-301, HPX-171, HVX-201 or HVX-200 Camcorders.

Moose Bars

Compact handheld Moose Bars which connects to 15mm bars for all cameras.  Note that this does not include a shoulder

Handheld kit

Century Wide Angle KJ16/XT17

Century Wide Angle Adapter for Canon J15, J16 and KJ16, Fuji XT17 and to fit standard lenses on the Panasonic HPX-500 and HPX-371

0WA-8XIF-20

Sony HVR-Z5E DV/HDV/DVCAM

Sony Z5 with improved lens and true progressive record capability to the Sony Z1

Sony HVRZ5 hire | Sony HVR Z5 camera

Sony UWP Diversity Radio Mics (Sony Mics)

Sony digital diversity radio kits with Sony ECM-77/ECM88 radio mics. Suitable for Europe-wide use

UWP-V1

Canon Doubler HD x2 Range Extender

Canon HDTV x2 Lens Extender to double the focal length of B4 Mount HD lens

Sony SxS XDCam Express Card Reader

SxS Xpress Card Reader with USB-2 interface for connecting to Mac or PC computers (desktop and laptop) which don't have an SxS Card slot. These units are supplied without charge when hired with an EX-1 or EX-3 from VMI.

SBAC-US10

Sony PMW-EX3 XDCAM EX

Sony PMW-EX3 solid-state camcorder package includes raincover, storage, card reader, tripod and shotgun mic

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Panasonic P2 32GB Memory Card

P2 memory cards for HPX-3700, HPX-3000, HPX-2700, HPX-500, HPX-301, HPX-171, HVX-201 or HVX-200 Camcorders.

Each P2 card can store HD or SD media and can quickly be copied to either the P2 drive or G10/20 archive unit and then wiped ready for re-use.

Chrosziel Fluid Damper

Fluid Damper for zoom/focus.

Fluid Damper

Manfrotto Pole cat 150cm - 270cm

Extendable Pole Cat (auto pole) for mounting floor to ceiling and for use with mounting clamps for magic arms, flags, lighting and cameras.

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Autopole Polecat

World Cup 150mm bowl

World Cup 150mm bowl to bazooka fitting.

C Stand

C-Stand, knuckle and flag arm.

Right Angle Tripod Mount

A custom 90 degree camera mount for mounting a camera at a right angle for shooting in portrait mode. Load weight: 30kg

90 degree right angle mount

Nikon 16mm/F2.8 DSLR Fisheye lens

Full frame 180° fisheye coverage with Nikon's advanced D-type autofocus lens technology; Bright f/2.8 aperture for photographing in dim light or with fast shutter speeds; High-contrast images even at full aperture.

16mm/F2.8 DSLR Fisheye lens

Sony HD-700 Clamshell HDV/DV

Sony HD-700 Clamshell - HDV/DVCAM/DV mini recorder/player with built-in 16:9 monitor in operational flight case

HDV/DV Portable Recorder

Beyer Headphones

Standard headphones used worldwide for live, remote broadcasting, studio, film, TV and language lab applications

DT 100

Microphone Stands

Various Microphone Stands for floor or table-top positioning of handheld mics, K6/ME66 ang MKH416 directional mics

Floor / Table

Shure Presenters Hand Held (Wired)

Shure hand-held mic designed for professional vocal use in live performance, sound reinforcement, and studio recording

SM58

Sony ECM-77 Lapel Tie Mic

Sony Lavalier Microphone industry standard lapel mic for cabled sound recording

ECM 77 tie mic

Dedolight 150w Classic Series Kit (3 light Fresnel)

Light Kit of 3x 150W focusable lights with a central mains dimmer.

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Tungsten Mains

Arri Double 800W light kit (Open Face)

2 x 800W open face light kit complete with stands, 16amp cables and 13 to 16amp jumpers.

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Tungsten Mains

Kino Flo 4ft 4 Bank Softlight

Kino Flo 4x4 bank kit complete with C Stand.

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44 Kinoflo

Kino Flo Micro Flo Kit 9" Portable Light Kit

2 x 9" Soft light kit which is supplied with daylight and tungsten bulbs and can work off 240V or 12V with the supplied adapters.

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Kino Micro Flo Light Kit 2x 9"

Kino Flo Mini Flo 15" Portable Softlight kit

2 x 15" Soft light kit which is supplied with daylight and tungsten bulbs and can work off 240V or 12V with the supplied adapters.

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Kino Mini Flo 2x 15" Softlights

Kino Flo Diva Lite 400

Diva 4 x 2 ft interview soft light which has an equivalent light output of a 4x4 Kino Flo albeit in a smaller fixture or 400W HMI.

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Softlight Diva 400

575W MSR flicker free

575K MSR complete with lens, stand, ballast and jumper plus 8m (25') cable.

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Lighting

ARRI 200W HMI Pocket Par

200W HMI with a selection of lenses and scrims.  Mains operation only

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Lastolite Chroma Key Backdrop Green 7'x6'

 7'x6' pop-up Chroma-key backdrop.

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Lighting Accessories

Chimera Light Box Cover

Chimera light-box cover with appropriate speedring.

Versions available for 800W ARRI Heads (Redheads), 650W ARRI Junior, 575 MSR HMI, 300W Mizar & 200W MSR HMI.

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Lighting Accessories

Lastolite Chroma Key Backdrop Blue 10'x6'

Lastolight 10x6' blue reflector with holders and stands.

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Reflector

Polyboard

4x4' Polyboards (Black/White). Sold as a consumable item.

Polyboard holder, C Stand complete with knuckle and flag arm can ordered as a rentable item.

Canon HJ22Ex7.6B IRSE

Canon HJ22Ex7.6 ENG/Video Style Zoom lens with 2x Extender.  Range: 7.6x167mm

Zeiss DigiPrime 70mm T1.6

Zeiss Digi Prime 70mm T1.6 2/3" B4 mount lens

Zeiss DigiPrime 5mm T1.7

Zeiss Digi Prime 5mm T1.7 2/3" B4 mount lens

Ronford 150mm Bowl Heavy Duty Tall Legs

Ronford Baker Heavyweight Tall 3 stage tripod legs with 150mm Bowl fitting.

Tripod

Ronford 150mm Bowl Heavy Duty Short Legs

Ronford Baker medium-weight Short tripod legs with 150mm Bowl fitting.

Tripod

Sachtler DA-100 Baby Legs

For Sachtler Video 20 tripods.

tripod

Magic Arm

Magic Arm, for numerous on set applications, including using with a K-clamp and camera plate for mounting small HDV/DV and DSLR cameras.

Magic Arm

Grips Box of Wedges

Grips Box of wedges

Grips Box of Wedges

Grovel Pads

Grovel Pads

Grovel Pads

Manfrotto K CLAMP

K clamp/Universal clamp/Italian Clamp

Superclamp/ Italian Clamp

Manfrotto Camera plate for Magic Arm

Camera plate for Magic Arm

Ronford Rolling Spider

Will support almost any camera weight and any make of tripod, and remain absolutely rigid in operation. Weight 15lb 7oz (7kg).

Rolling Spider

Sachtler 7065 Rolling Spider Dolly

Rolling Spider for Sachtler and other 100mm bowl tripods, such as Sachtler V-18, V-20 and O'Connor 1030 tripods..

7065 Rolling Spider Dolly

Egripment Matador Dolly with Bazooka Column

Complete with center boss and risers plus 2 seats, with pneumatic and track wheels

Matador Dolly

Egripment Focus Flatbed Dolly

Egripment Focus Dolly flatbed dolly works on Key West plastic track, Moy metal track or SSE speed track.

Keywest Magic Dolly with Bazooka Column

Platform dolly with pneumatic and track wheels plus bazooka column and camera operator seat - all contained within one very easy to transport flight case!

Dolly

ARRI MB19 4x5.65 Prod. Matte Box

ARRI MB-19 is a compact, lightweight production matte box complete with side wings, french flag and 2 x 4x5.65 filter trays.

Matte Box

Chrosziel 5.65" x 4" lightweight Clip-on Matte Box (104mm Back)

Lightweight clip-on mattebox with 104mm back. For use with 4x5.65 or 4x4 filters 

Matte Box PV

Tiffen PV Black Promist Set

5.65"x4"PV Filter set includes: 1/8, 1/4, 1/2 and 1

PV Filter Set

Tiffen PV ND Soft Edge Grad Set

5.65"x4"PV Filter set includes 0.3, 0.6 and 0.9

4x5.65

Tiffen PV . Solid ND Set 0.3-0.9

5.65"x4"PV Filter includes 0.3, 0.6 and 0.9

4x5.65

Tiffen PV Polariser

5.65"x4"PV Polarising Filter

4x5.65

Tiffen PV Ultrapol

5.65"x4"PV Polarising Filter

4x5.65

Tiffen PV Soft FX Set

5.65"x4"PV Filter set includes: 1/2, 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5

4x5.65

Tiffen PV Clear Filter

5.65"x4"PV Filter

PV Filter Set

Tiffen PV Coral 1

5.65"x4"PV Coral 1 filter.

4x5.65

Tiffen PV ND Solid Set .3-1.2

5.65"x4"PV Filter Set (4 filters) 0.3-1,2 Solid ND set.

4x5.65

Tiffen PV Blue Soft Edge Grad Set

5.65"x4"PV Filter Grad set 1,2,3

4x5.65

Tiffen PV 85 Tungsten-Daylight

5.65"x4"PV Filter

PV Filter

Tiffen PV Sunset Grad Set

5.65"x4"PV Filter Sunset Set 1,2,3.

4x5.65

Tiffen PV White Promist Set

5.65"x4"PV Filter set includes: 1/8, 1/4 and 1/2

4x5.65

Tiffen 5.65" square ND Soft Edge Grad Set

5.65" x 5.65" Filter set includes: 0.3, 0.6 and 0.9

5.65x5.65

Tiffen 5.65" square ND HE Edge Grad Set

5.65" x 5.65" Filter set includes: 0.3, 0.6 and 0.9

5.65x5.65

Tiffen 5.65" square Blue Grad filter kit

5.65" x 5.65" Blue Grad filter kit comprising 1, 2, 3,

5.65x5.65

Tiffen 5.65" square Ultra Polariser FIlter

5.65" x 5.65" Filter

5.65x5.65

Harrison 5.65" square C-3/4/5 SFE Filter kit

5.65" x 5.65" Filter diffusion set comprising C-3, C-4 & C-5.

5.65x5.65 Filter

Tiffen 5.65" square ND Razer Edge ND Grad

Filter 5.65x5.65" Razer Edge ND Grads (.3 & .6)

5.65x5.65 Filter

Portabrace Camera Rucksack

Portabrace Rucksack suitable for large size camcorders with retractable shoulder straps for easy travelling.

Century Optics Collimator

HD Collimator for accurately checking back-focus adjustment of HD lenses. Particularly suited for use with Prime lenses for speedy lens change and back-focus setup.

Litepanel LP 3.3" Micro Top Light (LED)

Professional camera-top LED light that runs off standard AA batteries. This consists of a lattice of 64 x low power dimmable LED lights makes this a soft low power on-camera light with 1.5hrs. run time on 4 AA batteries (HD Alkaline) or 7-8 hours on E2 Lithium batteries.

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Light Panel Pag-light

Preston Digital Microforce Zoom Control

Preston Digital Microforce Zoom Control complete with Oppenheimer bracket and external zoom servo for film lenses. Requires 15mm/19mm bar system

Libec 2m Jib Arm

2m Libec Jib arm. In order to use this, you will also need tripod legs and tripod head.

Jib Arm

Ladderpod 15'

Ladderpod 15'

ARRI FF4 Follow Focus Unit

Arri FF4 follow focus unit complete with 2nd hand wheel

FF4

Canon Remote Focus Servo-Assisted (Digital)

Digital focus remote unit with external zoom servo unit to fit Canon SD or HD lenses.

VMI carries the digital focus remote extensions (5m) available.

BNC 30m Drum

30m BNC-BNC Cable Drum HD suitable cable

Cable Drums

AJA HD/SD 1:6 HD-SDI Dist Amp

The HD-10DA is a miniature 1x6 SD/HD (dual-rate) re-clocking distribution amplifier. Featuring six separately buffered HD-SDI outputs. It provides automatic input cable re-clocking and equalization to 125 meters.

AJA HD-10DA

LMP HD-SDI Repeater

Miniature 1-2 HD-SDI re-clocker/distributor for extending HD-SDI signals reliably

A 2 HD

Panasonic 17'' HD LCD Monitor

Panasonic 17" Monitor BT-LH1700 with waveform function / 12V or 240V operation

BT-LH1700E

Panasonic 8.4" HD LCD HD Monitor

Portable Panasonic 8.4" HD/SD Monitor with waveform function for handheld or on-board use

BT-LH900E

Astro 7" HD LCD Waveform/Monitor

Portable Waveform and Vector Scope monitoring for handheld or on-board

WM-3014

Sony Wide Angle 0.8 EX1/EX3

0.8x wide angle adapter for Sony XDCam EX-1 or EX-3 camcorder

VCL-EX0877

O'Connor 2575 Ultimate Tripod Head

with Moy or 150mm Bowl fitting.

Tripod

O'Connor 2060 Ultimate Tripod Head

with Moy or 150 mm Bowl fitting.

Ronford Baker F7 Tripod Head

The Ronford-Baker Fluid 7 head is designed for use with film or video/EFP cameras.

Tripod Head

Blue Modular Handheld Mount Kit

Blue Modular Handheld kit for all types of camera.

Shoulder kit

ARRI Wireless Lens Control System MkIII

ARRI LCS wireless control of zoom, focus and iris. Requires 15mm or 19mm bar system. This Mark III version includes 2 hand controllers

WLCS MKIII

Ambient Lockit Controller

Ambient ACC 1010 Lockit Controller

ACC 1010

SSE Turbo Track Kit - 4 x 5' Metal Straights

Scissor metal track compatible with all dolly options. 
4 x 5' straights.

Turbo Track Kit - Straight Pack

Lemsford Medium Monitor Trolley

Medium Monitor Trolley for small/medium monitors.

SQN 4S 4 Channel Audio Mixer

SQN 4 Channel Audio mixer with headphones

SQN-4S

Panamic Boom Pole 4m

Panamic 4m drama boom pole.  Lightweight detachable tips two different threads 3/8 inch and 5/16 inch 

Boom Pole

Sennheiser MKH-416 Gun Mic

Gun mic with Rycote suspension kit and fish pole

Microphone

Sennheiser K6/ME66 Gun Mic

Gun mic with pistol grip or on camera mount.

Microphone

ARRI 2000w Blonde (Open Face)

1x ARRI 2000W head (Blonde).

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Tungsten Mains

Lastolite 38" Circular Reflector Silver/white

Lastolite 38" circular reflector (silver/white) with holder and stand.

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38" Circular Reflector Silver/white

Canon HJ11Ex4.7B IASE

Canon HJ11Ex4.7 ENG/Video Style Zoom lens with built-in x2 Extender. Range 4.7-52mm

Canon HJ40x10B IASD-V

Canon HJ40-10B IASD-V HDTV Zoom lens with built-in x2 Extender.  Built in image stabiliser. Range 14-560mm

ZEISS DigiPrime HD Prime Set T1.6

Carl Zeiss Digi Prime Lens set consists of 6x 2/3" B4 mount lenses, Sharp Max Collimator and Chrosziel Clip On shade.  Lenses: T1.6 7, 10, 14, 20, 28 & 40mm.

High-Hat 150mm Bowl

Ronford Baker High Hat with 150mm Bowl fitting.

Hi Hat

Sandbags

Sandbags

Sandbags

Chapman Super-PeeWee III Dolly with hydraulic riser

The Super Pee Wee III camera dolly is the perfect location dolly that allows the camera to be raised and lowered via a hydraulic arm. It offers a small footprint so it can be maneuvered into tight spaces, and built-in track wheels for both straight and curved track.

Chapman Super-PeeWee IV Dolly with hydraulic riser

The Super PeeWee IV camera dolly is the perfect location dolly that allows the camera to be raised and lowered via a hydraulic arm. It offers a small footprint so it can be maneuvered into tight spaces, and built-in track wheels for both straight and curved track.

Schneider PV Whisky Set

5.65"x4"PV Filter set includes: 1, 2 and 3

4x5.65

Box Battery Kit 12v

Dry-fit battery system supplied in flight case for extended portable 12v power.  Power capacity is 450WH (38AH at 12V).

Power Kit Dumb Block

Anton Bauer 5 x Battery Power Kit

Anton Bauer battery kit for Gold mount camera power with 5 x Anton Bauer HC batteries

Hytron / Dionic

Anton Bauer Battery Belt

Anton Bauer belt system with gold mount and D-tap clip.  Anton Bauer Batteries not included.

Dionic HC

Cinekinetic Cinesaddle Large

Large, suitable for HD and full-size camcorders.

Cinesaddle Mount

Sachtler Video-20 3 Stage CF Tripod

Sachtler Video 20 head with 3 stage carbon fiber legs.

Tripod

Ambient Lockit box ACL 202CT/203CT

Ambient ACL 202CT/203CT Lockit Box

ACL 202CT/203CT Lockit Box

Ambient Digi slate /Master Slate

Ambient ACD 301RF Master/Digital Slate Slate for use with Ambient controllers and Ambient Lockit boxes

ACD 301RF Digislate, Masterslate

Keywest Plastic Track

Plastic track kit comprising: 

3 x 1.5m pairs of straights to make 4.5m straights & 6 x pairs of curves in a carry bag. Compatible with Key West or Egripment Focus dollies.

dolly track

Magliner Junior Trolley

Magliner Junior camera department trolley

Trolley

Demtruk Monitor Trolley

Versatile foldable equipment trolley.

Trolley Dolly

XLR-XLR 50m

50m XLR-XLR Cable Drum

Cable Drums

ENG Sound Kit

SQN-4S Audio mixer, Sennheiser 416 gun mic with fishpole, 2 x Sony UWP diversity radio mics, Beyer DT 100 headphones.

Sound Kit

Portable Sound Kit

2 x Sony UWP-V1 diversity radio mics, Sennheiser K6/ME66 Gun mic, 2m Sennheiser Boom Pole.

Chemical Warmer Packs

Chemical warmer packs, for use with the Portabrace (Polar Bear) Insulated Bag.

Quantity 40

Camera Warmer Packs

Remote Zoom Extension

Zoom remote extension cable, approximately 5m.

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