Rental News

Blackmagic ATEM Television Studio Pro HD Switcher Is Here!!!

We just received our demo/rental unit of the new Blackmagick production switcher.  Here is Freddie showing it off.  Amazing features at an amazing price!  Click Here for more information – or call us to schedule an appointment to check it out at the shop or rent it for your next […]

March Rental News: New Sony FS7 II, New Fujinon Cinema Zoom, Z-Fest Screenings, Promotions

Sony PXW FS7 II and 18-110mm f/4 Kit Lens A great update to an already fantastic camera. Captures the same great image as the original FS7 I, with the addition of BT.2020 color space availability. A locking E-mount, built in variable ND filter, additional assignable buttons, and ergonomic improvements round […]

The Camera Trap: Think Twice Before Financing That Dream Setup

via newsshooter.com (click link to read article) : Anyone who knows me will tell you I’m a bit of a gear hound.  I pretty much own a rental house of gear at this point so in what follows I might sound like a hypocrite. I assure you I’m not!  Most of […]

The New Sony X-OCN Codec: Sample Footage, Comparison, and Details

We got our new Sony AXS-R7 RAW recorder for the F5/F55 cameras recently and we were eager to get it onto our F55 and test out the new Sony X-OCN codec. We shot some X-OCN sample footage which you can download below. The X-OCN codec is a 16-bit compressed codec […]

Rokinon Xeen 5 Lens Kit (Rental)

Budget Cinema Lens Test

We recently took the opportunity to do some testing on a variety of budget cinema lens sets.  Budget is of course a relative term when it comes to lenses, as some of these lenses cost close to $6,000 a piece.  When compared to the price of the higher end cinema […]

October 2016 Rental Newsletter

The month of October brings new cameras, lenses and promotions. New this month, we have the Leica Telyt Long Lens System, Leica R Prime Lens Set w/ Duclos Conversion, The Cannon C500, and the Steadicam Flyer. Also, this month only, rent our Wirecast streaming system and a Sony FS5, and […]

mLogic mTape Thunderbolt 2 LTO-6 Ultrium External Tape Drive

Z Systems September 2016 Rental Newsletter

Lots of Exciting New Gear Fujinon Cabrio XK6x20 It’s here, it looks amazing, and it works with a wide array of cameras. The lens is a perfect match for many of our Sony cameras. It draws power and communication directly through the PL mount on the Sony F5/55 camera, as […]