Equipment List - Latest equipment

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.

MoVI M10 3-axis Gimbal system

Sony FS-7 Kit Double DSLR zoom and tripod package

Sony FS-7 4K Shoot Kit with Double DSLR zoom and tripod package

Sony FS-7 | 4K

Sony FS-7 Kit Zeiss ZF Prime Set

Sony FS-7 4K Shoot Kit with Zeiss ZF Prime lens set.

Sony FS-7 | 4K

Sony FS-7 Kit Zeiss SuperSpeed T1.3 Kit

Sony FS-7 4K Shoot Kit with Zeiss SuperSpeed Prime set

Sony FS-7 | 4K

Sony FS-7 Kit Canon EOS Prime Set

Sony FS-7 4K Shoot Kit with Canon EOS Prime lens set.

Sony FS-7 | 4K

Sony FS-7 Kit Zeiss CompactPrime T2

Sony FS-7 4K Shoot Kit with Zeiss CompactPrime lenses

Sony FS-7 | 4K

Sony FS-7 Kit Sony E 28-135mm power zoom

Sony FS-7 4K Shoot Kit with 28-135mm Sony power lens

Sony FS-7 | 4K

Canon 5DIII kit twin Canon EF zoom/Tripod package

Canon EOS 5D Mk III DSLR twin Canon EF zoom/Tripod package

EOS 5D Mk II

Canon 5DII kit twin Canon EF zoom/Tripod package

Canon EOS 5D Mk II DSLR twin Canon EF zoom/Tripod package

EOS 5D Mk II

Sony A7S Kit 4K twin Canon EF zoom/Tripod package

Sony A7S DSLR Camera with 2 x DSLR zoom and tripod package.

Sony A7S 4K twin Canon EF zoom/Tripod package

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

CANON CN-E E135mm T2.2 L Cinema Prime (EOS mount)

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 CN-E 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.

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.

Dedo PanAura Bi-Colour Octodome 5ft light kit

Sony 28-135mm/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

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.

(Lens not included)

Sony FS-7 4K Camera

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

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.

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.

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

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/EF compatibility.

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

ARRI AMIRA Kit /Canon EOS DSLR Prime Shoot Kit

AMIRA/Canon EOS DSLR Prime Shoot Kit

AMIRA/Canon EOS DSLR Prime Shoot Kit

ARRI Amira Documentary Kit with Canon 17-120/T2.95 Servo PL zoom

ARRI AMIRA Documentary Kit with Canon 17-120/T2.95 Servo PL zoom, matte box, tripod with Alexa image quality to 2K.  

Amira Documentary Kit with Canon 17-120/T2.95 Servo PL zoom

Canon Cinema Zoom 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.  

*** Canon CN20x 50 IAS H E1/P arriving Early 2015 ***

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

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

LVM-095W

TVLogic 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

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