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Equipment / Kit Hire

With a wide variety of kit to suit any production, I provide wet or dry hire of all kit below.

Need something that's not on the list below, get in touch and I'll do my best to help.

I’m based in South East London, but can deliver to a number of locations so feel free to ask.

I will happily do tailor quotes for kit so please any questions don’t hesitate to get in touch.

Cameras

Per Day

Per Week

Sony PXW-FS7 MK I

Supports internal recording at 4K resolution as well as a wide range of frame rates from 25 to 150fps, and provides an outstanding sensitivity of ISO 2000 and the dynamic range of 14-stops. Supplied with an adaptor for Canon EF lens

 

**Includes: EVF, Zacuto Shoulder Mount,  2 x 64GB XQD cards, XQD USB reader, 4x Sony BPU60, Charger, Metabones E - EF Speed Booster Ultra, Cables, Sachtler FSB 6 Tripod, Portabrace Rain Cover

**Extras on request

£130.00

£500.00

Sony PXW-FS5 MK II

The Sony PXW-FS5M2 Pro Camcorder has a new refined default picture tone and interchangeable lens options. With HFR 4K (4096 x 2160) 120 fps burst output as a standard function and 4K 60p RAW out as standard function, the camcorder is ideal for all your shooting needs. It also has Full HD 120fps continuous on board recording in XAVC in addition to 240fps 8 second burst, an E-Mount lens mount, HDR capability with HLG and an Electronic Variable ND filter.

 

**Includes: Smallrig Cage, 4 x 64GB 95mbs SD Cards, SD Card Reader, 3 x BPU 30 Batteries, Charger, Metabones E - EF Speed Booster Ultra, Cables,

**Extras on request

 

£100.00

£400.00

Lenses

Canon EF 16-35mm f/2.8L II USM

£25.00

The EF 16-35mm f/2.8L II USM is a high performance, ultra wide-angle Canon L-series lens. It has been specifically designed for improved edge-to-edge image quality that will meet the strict requirements of professional and high-end amateur photographers.

 

*Includes: 82mm Tiffen UV Protector, Follow focus ring, Sunhood, Lowe Pro Bag

£100.00

Canon 70-200mm F2.8L IS II USM

£35.00

Canon’s four-stop Image Stabilizer (IS) makes the EF 70-200mm f/2.8 IS II USM ideal for shooting in low light conditions when using a tripod is not possible. The IS system allows shutter speeds up to four stops slower than normal to be used without causing image blur.

 

**Includes: 82mm Tiffen UV Protector, Follow focus ring, Sunhood, Lowe Pro Ba

£140.00

Canon EF 100mm F2.8L Macro USM

£25.00

Macro lens with Image Stabiliser. Part of Canon’s prestigious L series, and the first featuring an Image Stabiliser with angle and shift detection that is highly effective at close focusing distances.

 

**Includes: 82mm Tiffen UV Protector, Follow focus ring, Sunhood, Lowe Pro Bag

£100.00

Canon EF 24-105mm IS USM

£25.00

F 24-105mm f/4L IS II USM is a standard zoom lens that goes just that little bit further, whether you’re shooting photography or video. This lens is ideal for when you need to capture exceptional image quality, while travelling light.

 

**comes with 82mm Tiffen UV Protector, Follow focus ring, Sunhood, Lowe Pro Bag

£100.00

Canon EF 50mm F1.2L USM

£25.00

With its incredible f/1.2 maximum aperture, the super fast EF 50mm f/1.2L USM is a consummate low-light performer. A lens that allows fine creative control over focusing and depth of field.

 

**Includes: 82mm Tiffen UV Protector, Follow focus ring, Sunhood, Lowe Pro Bag

£100.00

Samyang 85mm F1.4 IF MC EF Fit

£15.00

The Samyang 85mm T1.5 Cine Lens for Canon EF produces a slightly telephoto angle-of-view on full-frame sensors. It features a very fast maximum aperture of T1.5 and an 8 blade iris, for shallow depth of field with attractive bokeh. The focus and aperture control rings are outfitted with industry standard gearing, which provides an interface for working with a traditional follow focus. The aperture control ring has also been "declicked", which facilitates smooth iris pulls.

 

**Includes: 82mm Tiffen UV Protector, Follow focus ring, Sunhood, Lowe Pro Bag

£60.00

Metabones Canon EF to

Sony E Mount T Speed Booster

£20.00

Allows a full-frame Canon EF-mount lens to be mounted onto a Sony E-mount camera. While doing so, the adapter's optics help to maximize the connected lens's apparent angle of view while providing a 1-stop increase for the camera over the lens's aperture range.

£100.00

Variable ND Kit

67mm / 72mm / 77mm / 82mm

£20.00

The Tiffen Variable ND filter is a unique, versatile and flexible tool, affording you the convenience of using several Neutral Density filters all in one.  Primarily used as a photographic tool for controlling depth of field and exposure, the Variable ND is being sought in the video market as well because it is fast, easy to use, small, lightweight, and does not require additional accessories such as a matte box.

** Includes 67mm/72mm/77mm/82mm ND'S

£80.00

Grip Equipment

Sachtler FSB-6 Tripod 

£25.00

The FSB 6 is a multifunctional all-rounder that is a must have for anyone. Ideal for all set-ups of up to 8 kg at 55 mm cog, the reliable fluid head offers the Snap & Go side-loading mechanism. This enables set-ups to be mounted quickly and easily from the side of the tripod. The long displacement makes the positioning of the camera easy. Of course, the FSB 6 comes with Speedbalance technology, the established Sachtler damping, large load range, wide temperature range, illuminated spirit level and parking position for spare camera screws.

**comes with middle spreader and bag

£100.00

DJI Ronin Gimbal

£100.00

Using precision aircraft-grade aluminium, custom-made 32-bit processors, super-accurate sensor technology and advanced algorithms, DJI have created a motorised gimbal system that is both reliable and super-stable, giving extreme precision when manipulating control angles. Maximum load 7.25kg.

 

Supplied with 3x batteries, remote, stand, accessory mount, Ronin Grip Ring, Monitor Mounting Bracket, Wireless Thumb Controller, Arm Extensions, Remote Controller, Universal Camera Plate, Lens Support

£400.00

DJI Ronin S

£40.00

Designed for DSLR and mirrorless cameras, the Ronin-S combines advanced stabilization, precision control, and manual focus control capabilities in a compact, single-handed form factor. The Ronin-S features a 3.6kg maximum payload and up to a 12 hour battery life. The most dramatic scenes unfold with imaginative, carefully planned shots. The Ronin-S includes a suite of automated features within the DJI Ronin app, letting you produce even more creative professional footage to unlock your true filmmaking potential.

 

Includes** BG37 Grip, Camera Mounting Plate, Focus Wheel RSS IR Control Cable, Multi-Camera Control Cable (Type-C/Type B/USB C Cable), Lens Support Camera Riser, Extended Grip, 24W USB Power Adapter Accessories Box, SmallRig Side Mount, Handle Grip

£150.00

iFootage Shark Slider

£30.00

The iFootage Shark slider is strong and lightweight and uses lightweight, high-grade material. The leg supports are not only easily used but also allow the adjustment of shooting angle and height whilst being able to encounter any issues from shooting on uneven surfaces.

**Included: 1 x Shark Slider, 2x Extension Bars, 1 x Flywheel,

1 x Belt, 1 x Padded Carrying Case with Shoulder Strap

£120.00

Zacuto Shoulder Rig

£25.00

The VCT Universal baseplate is compatible with all cameras including Canon C100, C100 MKii, C300 & C500, Sony F5, FS7 & F55, AJA CION, BlackMagic, EPIC, ARRI Alexa, DSLRs, Mirrorless and more. The VCT Universal has a built-in curved, wide, gel shoulder pad unique to Zacuto and a adjustable front rod riser to accommodate different cameras with quick release 15mm rod ports in the rear also includes M6 rosette.

 

**Included: 1 x Zacuto Shoulder Rig, 1x Plate, 1 x Zacuto VCT 14 Baseplate, 

£100.00

Zacuto Follow Focus

£30.00

The Zacuto Z-Drive is a unique, universal direct drive follow focus, designed with single operator shoulder mounted rigs in mind. It attaches to a single 15mm diameter rod and curves away from the operator at a 60 degree angle creating space and distance from the lens for comfortable use when the camera is on your shoulder. The Tornado grip connects to the Zacuto Z-Drive  follow focus via a standard whip port.

**Included: 1 x Zacuto Follow Focus 1x Zacuto Tornado Grip (Arm)

£120.00

Zacuto Pro Dock

£5.00

The VCT Pro Dock allows you to quickly take your camera off the VCT Pro Baseplate and slide it onto the VCT Pro Dock situated on a tripod, dolly, steadicam, etc.  The red top plate slides off the baseplate with the push of a lever and into the Dock quickly and easily. Perfect for quick moving shoots.

 

 

**Included: 1 x Zacuto Pro Dock with Plate

£20.00

£5.00

Zacuto VCT 14 Plate

Go from handheld to tripod in one simple fluid movement, creating stability on your tripod and allowing an easy flick of a switch to move to handheld, working with the Zacuto pro shoulder rig that comes with the camera.

 

**Included: 1 x Zacuto VCT 14 Plate

£20.00

Manfotto Ball-Head Hotshoe Mount

£3.00

Manfrotto 492LCD (492-LCD) Micro Ball Head with Hot Shoe Mount . The 492LCD mini ball head is a swivel mounting accessory than can be attached to the bottom of LCD or TFT monitors so you can mount the monitor to the top of the camera by using the “hot shoe” located on the top of most camcorders. It can support up to 2kg (4.4lb) and it is now assembled with the new ball head.

£12.00

Z-American Small Arm

£3.00

Zacuto Zamerican V3 Small 6 inch Articulating Arm is made with chrome balls for silk movement, aluminium ends for rust reduction and stainless steel to increase strength and reduced bulk. 

 

It can be used to mount monitors and other accessories.
 

£12.00

Audio Equipment

Sennheiser MKE-600 Shotgun Mic

£15.00

The MKE 600 is the ideal video camera/camcorder microphone able to handle even demanding filmic challenges. Due to its high directivity, the MKE 600 picks up sounds coming from the direction in which the camera is pointing and effectively attenuates noise coming from the sides and rear. The switchable “Low Cut” filter additionally minimizes wind noise.

Because some video cameras/camcorders do not provide phantom power, the MKE 600 can also be battery powered. A battery on/off switch prevents the battery from discharging prematurely; “Low Batt” is displayed.

 

Comes with 40cm XLR, Rycote 14cm Softie Windshield, InVision 7HG MKIII Suspension, Soft-Grip Extension Handle

£60.00

Rode Mic NTG-3

£15.00

The RØDE NTG3 super-cardioid shotgun microphone is designed for professional use on film, television, electronic news gathering and wherever high-resolution broadcast audio is required. As RØDE's premier directional microphone the NTG3 exhibits superlative audio quality with a rich, warm quality and a full frequency response. Its RF bias technology makes it almost completely resistant to moisture, making it the only option when recording in demanding environments where condensation is an issue. Its precise yet forgiving polar pattern ensures that whether used on-camera or on a boom pole, the NTG3 will capture audio clearly every time.

 

Comes with 40cm XLR, Rycote 14cm Softie Windshield, Rode Mic Holder

£60.00

Sennheiser EW 112-P G3 Radio Mic

£15.00

The SK 100 G3 bodypack transmitter and EK 100 G3 camera receiver feature nine frequency banks with four directly accessible presets each – ready for immediate use. Features 1440 tunable UHF frequencies for interference-free reception Absolutely reliable transmission and extended range due to high RF output power Pilot tone squelch for eliminating RF interference when transmitter is turned off Automatic frequency scan feature searches for available frequencies Transmitter and receiver with rugged metal housings Receiver features user-friendly menu operation via backlit display Lock function avoids accidental changing of settings HDX compander for crystal-clear sound Transmitter and receiver feature “Low Battery” indicators Mute function for the transmitter Wide range of accessories adapts the system to any requirement.

 

**Includes - 1x EK 100 G3 diversity receiver, 1x SK 100 G3 bodypack transmitter,  1x ME 2 clip-on microphone (omni-directional) - 1x CL 1 jack cable - 1x CL 100 XLR cable - 1x CA 2 camera adaptor - 4x AA batteries

£60.00

Sennheiser EW 112-P G4 Radio Mic

£15.00

A broadcast quality sound solution. Providing the highest flexibility for your video sound and field recording applications. A robust wireless microphone system that offers excellent sound quality, simple mounting and ease of use. Rugged all-in-one wireless system with high flexibility for broadcast quality sound, including the clip-on microphone ME2-II (omni-directional) or ME 4 (cardioid) for excellent speech intelligibility and daily on-location use.

 

**Includes - 1x EK 100 G4 diversity receiver, 1x SK 100 G4 bodypack transmitter,  1x ME 2 clip-on microphone (omni-directional) - 1x CL 1 jack cable - 1x CL 100 XLR cable - 1x CA 2 camera adaptor - 4x AA batteries

£60.00

Zacuto H6 Portable Recorder Kit

£15.00

Zoom H6 Portable Handheld Digital Field Recorder with interchangeable capsules. The revolutionary H6—the most versatile portable recorder ever, the bar is raised further still.

Three interchangeable input capsules X/Y, MS, Shotgun make the H6 the ultimate chameleon of the audio world, and its advanced preamps make it the best-sounding one too.

Whatever your application—live recording, professional film/video work, or broadcast ENG, etc. the H6 can handle it with ease.

 

**Includes - 1x EK 100 G4 diversity receiver, 1x SK 100 G4 bodypack transmitter,  1x ME 2 clip-on microphone (omni-directional) - 1x CL 1 jack cable - 1x CL 100 XLR cable - 1x CA 2 camera adaptor - 4x AA batteries

£60.00

Lighting

Litepanels Astra 3X Traveler

Bi-Color Trio 3-Light Kit

£90.00

Litepanel Astra Traveler Soft and 3X Bi-Colour LED Duo - V-Mount Kit Litepanels’ ASTRA Traveler Kits are the perfect solution for news crews and lighting professionals on the go. The ASTRA series offers flicker-free performance at any frame rate or shutter angle and provides ultra-smooth dimming from 100% to 0, with no colour shift throughout the entire range with the option of either V-Mount or AC power all in the convenient trusted protection of Pelican Storm hard cases with built-in wheels.

 

**Includes: 3x ASTRA 3X Bi-Colour, 3x Kit Stands, 3x AC Power Supply w/ Mounting Bracket, 3x US AC Power Cords, 3x EU AC Power Cords, 3x UK AC Power Cords 10m ,3x UK AC Power Cords 3m,

3x Anton/Bauer V-Mount Battery Adapter Plate, 3x 3-Pin XLR to P-Tap Adapter Cable, 3x IDX 95 V Locks, 3x Rain Covers, 3x Snapbag Softboxes, 1 x Dual IDX V Lock Charger, 1x Pelican Storm iM3075 Hard Case with Custom Foam

 

£360.00

Falconeyes RX-18T Flexi LED Light

£25.00

The Falconeyes RX-18T Roll-Flex LED is a groundbreaking light made up of 792 high quality LED beads, 5600K standard colour temperature, and high CRI up to 93. Also supports brightness adjustment. Due to its special flexible design, can be rolled-up or laid flat easily, allowing you to create all kinds of lighting effects. Power flexibility: use either an AC adapter or V-mount battery. Use as a studio light: The 12-T is equipped with an X-type support, with which the Roll-Flex can be easily attached to a light stand and used like a conventional LED panel.

 

**Includes: 1×RX-18TD roll-flex light, 1×foldable X-shaped Bracket,  1×Anti-collision,  Carrying bag, 1×V mount fixed belt, L-shape Bracket, Adapter, Circuit Control Box with V-mount battery plate, Spread Soft Box Diffuser RX-18OB, Foldable Standard Softbox Diffuser RX-18SB

 

£100.00

Recorders/Monitors/EVF

Small Focus OLED Gimbal Kit

£20.00

Professional grade camera-top monitor with every accessory you need to use it on a gimbal. The FOCUS OLED HDMI is a 1920×1080 resolution, 5-inch OLED touchscreen with a Micro HDMI input. Similar to the original FOCUS monitor, this wide colour gamut display has a 7.2v power output to power DSLR/mirrorless cameras and perfect for gimbals.

 

**Includes: 1x Focus OLED HDMI, Anton Bauer L Series Battery, Focus Tilt Arm, L-Series Battery Kit, Sony L Series to D-Tap, Focus Sun Shade, Focus Cable Clip, Cleaning Cloth, Micro HDMI to Full HDMI Adapter, Micro to Micro HDMI, 12-inch Micro USB to Micro USB Cable

 

£80.00

Small HD 702 OLED

£40.00

Fully featured on-camera monitor with stunning OLED colour, HD waveform and scopes, 3D LUT support and rugged milled aluminium chassis. 7.7-inch wide colour gamut monitor. Amazing colour and tone range. Allows the director to look at accurate rich images. Wrap around the neck and hold with handles this monitor is able to work with EP-6/ NP Batties as well as V Locks which can be provided for an additional cost.

 

**Includes: SmallHD Hard Case Medium, SmallHD 702 OLED Monitor, Neckstrap, 2x Handles, Sunhood - 2x Allan Keys, 1x EP-6 Faux Battery - 1x V Lock Battery Plate

 

£160.00

Atomos Shogun Inferno

£40.00

The Atomos Shogun Inferno is a 7", 1920 x 1200 on-camera recording monitor. It combines 4K recording with a 10-bit FRC panel that supports native display of HDR (log) footage as well as high brightness viewing of Rec. 709 footage. It utilizes 4K HDMI and 12G-SDI inputs to support clean output signals at resolutions up to UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) at 60 fps, recording it to 2.5" SSDs using 10-bit, 4:2:2 Apple ProRes and Avid DNxHR codecs. The Inferno, unlike the similar Shogun Flame, supports Quad 3G-SDI input. It even supports DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) raw video streams over SDI from select Sony and Canon cameras, encoding it as ProRes/DNxHR files.

 

**Includes: BNC and HDMI Cables (Various Lengths), 4x SanDisk 480GB SSDs, 1x Atomos SSD Reader, 2x Atomos NP-F750 Batteries, 2x AC Adapters, 2x Fig 8 Lead, 1x D-Tap to AC Coiled Cable, 1x Mini Jack Splitter, 1x Manfrotto Micro Ball Head, 1x Atomos Shogun Sun Visor, 

1x Atomos Shogun Inferno Strap, 1x Pelican Case, 1x Shape Cage

 

£160.00

Zacuto Gratical HD

£15.00

Outstanding Quality The Micro OLED display in the Gratical EVF gives extremely high contrast and true blacks, and superb resolution. When combined with the custom optics, you have a bright, sharp, high contrast image with a generous field of view. Connections Includes both SDI in/out and HDMI in/out connections. A neat feature is also the ability to cross-convert HD signal to both HDMI and HD-SDI outputs. Internal Features Includes many user aids such as Histogram, Waveform and Vectorscope. You can also move video to the top or bottom of the viewfinder image and customise your readouts around this.You can import, create and save LUTS you can preview your preferred settings in the EVF while viewing the RAW image on a separate monitor. You can also customise what data is available in the EVF (eg recording light, histograms) which can be different to that displayed on a client monitor. Physical Features Control-wise there are four programmable side-mounted buttons and a full menu joystick and the dioptre adjustment has been re-designed with a range from -1 to +4. Mounting options include a side mounted rosette fitting for either third party mounts or Zacuto's own Access mount, plus a 14"-20 tripod type bush on the bottom. The Gratical uses the familiar Zacuto eyecup design with anti-fog protection and the long runtime battery (LP-E6) is removable.

 

**Includes: 1x Gratical HD EVF,  5x LP-E6 Batteries, 1x Canon LP E6 Battery Charger, 30" SDI, HDMI Cable, 

£60.00