Tag: Canon

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 […]

Canon CN-E 18-80mm T4.4 COMPACT-SERVO Cinema Zoom Lens (EF Mount)

Canon 18-80 First Look w/ Sony Cameras

Thanks, Canon, for bringing in one of the only three production lenses in the country!  It was great to get to play around with this lens and test the functionality with the Sony cameras – i.e. the Sony PXW-FS5, Sony PXW-FS7, and Sony PMW-F55. Canon COMPACT-SERVO 18-80 observations We liked […]

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 […]

Canon COMPACT-SERVO 18-80mm T4.4 EF-mount lens

Canon’s New, Lightweight 18-80mm T4.4 Servo Lens Now Available for Pre-Order

Canon announced their new Canon COMPACT-SERVO 18-80mm T4.4 EF-mount lens earlier this year, and it now available for pre-order. It has a great zoom range, and an attractive price tag of around $5,000. This versatile and useful lens from Canon is meant to fill a needed gap in their product […]

Canon Video: The Science Behind 4K Lenses

Video: The Science Behind 4K Lenses

This whiteboard video by Canon does a good job of explaining the difference between older HD lenses and 4K lenses. Check it out: Click here to to PRE-ORDER the Canon COMPACT-SERVO 18-80mm T4.4 EF-mount lens Click the link above, call us or email us to order a Canon COMPACT-SERVO 18-80mm […]

Troubleshooting Canon MXF Files in Adobe Premiere Pro

How to Correct Problems with Canon MXF Files in Adobe Premiere Pro

It seems many people have problems with MXF files from Canon. I’ve seen playback and crashing issues several times with other customers, as well as experiencing them myself. These files just need to be handled a bit differently than most video files. Here are ways to correct the issue: First, […]