Camera kits

Canon C500 (PL Mount) 4K / Cine Full-Frame-PL T1.5 Prime Set (20-85mm/T1.5) 5-lens package (PL mount)

Shoot Kit 7- MB19/FF4/O'Connor 1030

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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.

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

Please also read VMI's article on Capturing 12 bit RAW with ARRI, Panasonic, Sony, Canon and other cameras using Odyssey 7Q RAW Recorder


Sigma Cinema FF Prime Set (20-85mm/T1.5) 5-lens package (PL mount) for 4K Cinematography

VMI hires the extremely fast (T1.5) Sigma cinema prime lens set in PL mount offering 4K lens quality to PL mounted Digital film and large sensor cameras.  

5 lens package 20-85mm/T1.5 with Full Frame (FF Φ43.3) and S35 coverage.

Please read the independent IMAGO review of the Sigma lenses here.

Compatible with all cameras with PL mount including Full Frame cameras too without adaptation.  Also compatible with Sony A7S and other cameras with suitable lens adapter.  Please request suitable adapters when ordering.

All are rated for full 4K resolution and include follow focus rings, clear focus scaling and are fully manual throughout and the build quality is first class.  

VMI are offering 5 of the 7 Cinema Prime lenses in the range at this package price with additional focal lengths available separately.

These lenses are optimised for cinema use and all feature a 9-blade aperture diaphragm for a beautiful full rounded bokeh.

  • All are T1.5-T16
  • All have 95mm front
  • All have Full Frame coverage FF Φ43.3
  • PL mount (note that VMI also supply these lenses in EF mount)

VMI Sigma 5 lens Cine Prime Set Comprising

  • Sigma 20mm/T1.5 FF Prime.  Close Focus 27cm/11"  
  • Sigma 24mm/T1.5 FF Prime.  Close Focus 25cm/10"  
  • Sigma 35mm/T1.5 FF Prime.  Close Focus 30cm/1'
  • Sigma 50mm/T1.5 FF Prime.  Close Focus 40cm/1'4"  
  • Sigma 85mm/T1.5 FF Prime.  Close Focus 85cm/2'10"  

All Sigma Cine Primes have a 95mm front diameter.

Supplied on a 3 day hire week.






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