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Equipment Information

The following equipment is available from Video Equipment. You can order this equipment by using our Reservation Form.
AUDIO MIXER – AZDEN FMX-42
azden_2azdenThe Azden FMX-42 is a professional 4-channel portable audio mixer. Includes 4 XLR line/mic inputs with individual level and pan controls, and a headphone monitor with level control. Powered by 6 AA batteries, optional 12V DC power supply, or 48V phantom power (switchable per channel).
AUDIO MIXER/RECORDER – SOUND DEVICES 552
552_2552The 552 is a professional 5-channel portable audio mixer/recorder. Includes 5 XLR mic inputs with individual controls for each. Can record two tracks of either WAV or MP3 files to SD and SDHC memory cards in 24 or 16 bit (44.1kHz to 96kHz). Powered by 4 AA batteries or external 10-18V DC power supply.
AUDIO RECORDER – FOSTEX FR2LE
fostex_2fostexThe FR-2LE records audio to Compact Flash memory cards, in Broadcast WAV format (96kHz) or MP3 files. Features two phantom powered XLR mic inputs with individual recording levels. Powered by 4 AA or NiMH batteries, up to 4/8 hours of use, respectively.
AUDIO RECORDER – MARANTZ PMD 660
marantzmarantz_2The PMD-660 is a professional 2-channel portable digital audio recorder using Compact Flash card memory. Features include dual XLR inputs, a USB port for direct computer connection, and shock resistance. Powered by 4 AA batteries, 48V phantom power, or included power adapter. Can record 60 minutes of audio in WAV format or up to 17 hours in MP3 format.
AUDIO RECORDER – ZOOM H4N
zoomh4n_2zoomh4nRecords either 96kHz linear PCM WAV files or a variety of MP3 formats onto SD or SDHC memory cards. Features two built-in XLR/Phone connectors with phantom power capability and can record on 4 channels simultaneously (with two onboard mics and two external). Powered by 2 AA batteries, AC adaptor, or USB power as an audio interface.
MICROPHONE – WIRELESS - LECTROSONICS
lectrosonics_2lectrosonicsThe UCR411A wireless microphone kit contains a receiver, LMa transmitter, one M152 omnidirectional lavalier mic, a 1/8” to XLR cable, and power supply. Features include 256 different selectable UHF frequencies, an LCD screen on the receiver to monitor battery level/sound levels/etc. Powered by three 9V batteries or included AC adapter.
MICROPHONE – WIRELESS - SONY
wirelesssony_2wirelesssonyThe UWP-V1 wireless microphone kit—contains transmitter, receiver, and omnidirectional lavalier mic. Features include a mic/line switchable input, XLR to stereo mini output, 188 selectable UHF frequencies, LCD display (with channel/frequency info, volume, battery life, etc.). Powered by 2 AA batteries for up to 8 hours.
MICROPHONE – WIRELESS – AUDIO TECHNICA
technica2The Audio-Technica Pro 88W VHF. The system includes a belt-pack transmitter, camera mountable receiver and MT830mW omni-directional lavalier microphone. The receiver features 2 user selectable VHF frequencies for added flexibility when experiencing RF interference.
RED ROCK - #1
redrock1Redrock Micro's DSLR Field Cinema Standard Bundle v2--A modular shoulder mounted DSLR stabilization system that includes handgrips, DSLR plate, shoulder pad, counterbalance weights and quick-mounting rod clamps--all on a dual 15mm carbon-fiber-rod system that can be customized as needed.
RED ROCK - #2
redrock2Redrock Micro's DSLR Field Cinema Standard Bundle v2--A modular shoulder mounted DSLR stabilization system that includes handgrips, DSLR plate, shoulder pad, counterbalance weights and quick-mounting rod clamps--all on a dual 15mm carbon-fiber-rod system that can be customized as needed.
RED ROCK - #3
redrock3Redrock Micro's DSLR Field Cinema Deluxe Bundle v2-—A modular shoulder mounted system that includes follow focus, handgrips, DSLR plate, shoulder pad, counterbalance weights and quick-mounting rod clamps--all on a dual 15mm carbon-fiber-rod system that can be customized as needed.
RED ROCK - #4
redrock4Redrock Micro DSLR Cinema Bundle-—A modular, tripod-mounted system that includes swing-away matte box, geared follow-focus, top handgrip, DSLR plates, support cage and quick-mounting rod clamps--all on a dual 15mm carbon-fiber-rod system that can be customized as needed.
CAMERA-PANASONIC AF-100
af100A professional production camera featuring native 1080/24p (AVCHD format) recording, an interchangeable lens mount, 2 XLR audio inputs, 2 slots for recording onto SDHC or SDXC memory cards, 4 neutral density filters, HDMI output, 8-bit HD-SDI output, and a high resolution LCD monitor. Powered by one Panasonic VW-VBG6 battery or included AC adapter.
CAMERA-PANASONIC DVX-100A
dvx100AThis semi-professional camera produces images from 24p, 30p, or 60i frames per second, recording onto mini-DV tape media. The camera features a Leica-Dicomar zoom lens that extends from 4.5mm to 45mm (10x), 2 XLR inputs, S-Video output, an “end search” function that rewinds to the last recorded portion of tape, and optical image stabilization. Powered by one Panasonic CGA-D54 battery or included AC adapter.
CAMERA-PANASONIC DVX-100B
dvx100BThis semi-professional camera produces images from 24p, 30p, or 60i frames per second, recording onto mini-DV tape media. The camera features a Leica-Dicomar zoom lens that extends from 4.5mm to 45mm (10x), 2 XLR inputs, S-Video output, an “end search” function that rewinds to the last recorded portion of tape, and optical image stabilization. Powered by one Panasonic CGA-D54 battery or included AC adapter.
CAMERA-PANASONIC DVC-80
dvc80This semi-professional camera produces images at 60i frames per second, recording onto mini-DV tape media. The camera features a Leica-Dicomar zoom lens that extends from 4.5mm to 45mm (10x), an “end search” function that rewinds to the last recorded portion of tape, and optical image stabilization. Also has 2 XLR inputs for audio. Powered by one Panasonic CGA-D54 battery or included AC adapter.
CAMERA-SONY FX-1
fxThis consumer-level camera shoots up to 1440 X 1080i HD quality (24p or 30p) onto HDV tape media—it can also shoot lower resolution footage on mini-DV tapes. Features a 3.5” Swivelscreen LCD Display, a Carl Zeiss lens with 12x optical zoom, Super Steadyshot Optical Stabilization, a built-in stereo microphone, and a Stereo-Mini input for audio. Powered by one Sony InfoLITHIUM battery (NP-F570) or included AC adapter.
CAMERA-CANON XL-1
XL1This near-professional level camera shoots onto mini-DV tape media. Features include an interchangeable lens system, a Super Range Optical Image Stabilizer, a mic adapter with 2 XLR inputs, and a widescreen (16:9) shooting mode. Powered by a Canon battery (BP-927) or included AC adapter.
CAMERA-PANASONIC HPX-170
hpx170This professional-level camera can shoot up to 1080p/24p in the DVCPRO HD format onto Panasonic P2 solid state drive media. Features include 2 P2 card slots, variable framerates (from 12 to 60p), 2 XLR inputs with phantom power, an SD memory card slot for storing user settings, 3 neutral density filters, HD-SDI output, and an onboard stereo microphone. Powered by one Panasonic CGA-D54 battery or included AC adapter.
CAMERA-PANASONIC HVX-200
hvx200This professional-level camera can shoot up to 1080/24p in the DVCPRO HD formats onto Panasonic P2 solid state drive media as well as mini-DV. Features include 2 P2 card slots, variable framerates (from 12 to 60p), uncompressed 4 channel audio recording, 2 XLR inputs with phantom power, an SD memory card slot for storing user settings, 3 neutral density filters, and an onboard stereo microphone. Powered by one Panasonic CGA-D54 battery, one Anton Bauer Elipz battery pack, or included AC adapter.
CAMERA-PANASONIC HMC-40
hmc40A production camera featuring full HD 1080/24p recording in AVCHD format, a slot for SDHC memory cards, HDMI output, an included XLR adapter, a 2.7-inch 16:9 Touchscreen LCD display, an optic image stabilizer, x12 optical zoom and an onboard stereo microphone. Powered by one Panasonic VW-VBG260 battery or included AC adapter.
CAMERA-CANON 5D MARK II
5dmarkII_25dmarkIIA professional camera for digital photography (operates with interchangeable lenses), the 5D is also equipped with a 1080p (true HD) Movie Mode that takes advantage of the 21.1 MP full frame 35mm CMOS sensor and DIGIC 4 imaging processor to shoot video in low light situations with minimal noise. Features include a 3” LCD display, up to 10x in-display zoom for focus assist, a durable magnesium-alloy body, variable shutter speeds, HDMI-mini output, a mini-stereo mic input, and a traditional hotshoe for mounting accessories.