Equipment for Your Next Rental

Check out our various equipment sections below for an in-depth look at our featured rentals, or for a more complete listing, refer to our Rate Card.

Included with Rental

These pieces are included with any rental. This will support many shoots, but if you need additional lighting or grip, let us know.

Kino Flo Foto-Flo 400s

Foto-Flo 400 fixtures supply elegant lighting solutions for photo and video professionals who need the very best in cool light design. The solid-state high output ballast attaches directly to the fixture for ease of use while mounted on a light stand or hung from a studio grid. Includes ballast, barndoors, and louver.

With each studio rental, we include two (2) Kino Flo Foto-Flo 400s. Please let us know if you need more.

Kino Flo Image 45 DMXs

The Image 45 is the same light output as the 4ft 4Bank. The advantage for some applications is that the Image 45 has a built-in, onboard ballast. It also has DMX control and Yoke Mount. For news studios and smaller virtual studios, it is the ideal light source.

With each studio rental, we include two (2) Kino Flo Image 45 DMXs. Please let us know if you need more.

Kino Flo Diva-Lite 400s

The Diva-Lite 400 series is especially designed for digital video capture. The Diva-Lite 400 Universal, boasts Kino Flo's trademark modular fixture designs with a full range dimming system. Although this fixture is equipped with a 120V grounded Edison plug, it may operate with almost any AC power supply (100-230VAC) with the appropriate power plug.

With each studio rental, we include three (3) Kino Flo Dive-Lite 400s. Please let us know if you need more.

Arri 150 Watt Fresnel Tungsten Light

The Arri 150 Watt Fresnel is a compact light source with location-tough construction and a 2" (50 mm) Fresnel lens. Superior optical performance and Arri's cast and extruded aluminum housing make this the perfect small Fresnel. All lamps must be purchased separately.

With each studio rental, we include two (2) Arri 150 Watt Fresnels. Please let us know if you need more.

Profoto Strobe Set

This kit includes 2 Profoto 600 strobes, umbrellas, reflectors, a softbox, and a PocketWizard Plus ii set for tons of flexibility in light shaping in a small package.

Matthews C-Stands

We probably shouldn’t have to explain c-stands if you've made it to this site, but they’re great for holding up lights, flags, the spirit of your crew, and anything else you can think of. Each c-stand consists of a Double Riser Sliding Leg C Stand with a Grip Head and 40" Arm.

With each studio rental, we include three (3) Matthews C-Stands. Please let us know if you need more.

Sample Camera Packages for Rent

Cameras include media and batteries to complete your shoot. Unless otherwise specified, any additional camera support like tripods, fluid heads, jibs, or dollies can be priced out as well. Be sure to also ask about our 5d mkiii, C100 & C300, FS100, FS700, & FS7, and RED, Arri, and Blackmagic camera packages.

Canon 5d Mkii Body Only ($200/day)

The Canon 5d Mkii is a great camera for photography or high quality video with DSLR cameras and lenses. It sports a 21.1 Megapixel Full-Frame Sensor, 3.0" High Resolution LCD Display, Live View Mode, 1080p Movie Mode, Broad ISO Range (50-25600), 3.9 fps Burst Mode. We have a large array of EF Mount Lenses at our disposal, so let us price out some lenses for your shoot.

This package includes the camera body only.

Canon 5d Mkii Studio Package ($420/day)

The Canon 5d Mkii is a great camera for photography or high quality video with DSLR cameras and lenses. It sports a 21.1 Megapixel Full-Frame Sensor, 3.0" High Resolution LCD Display, Live View Mode, 1080p Movie Mode, Broad ISO Range (50-25600), 3.9 fps Burst Mode. We have a large array of EF Mount Lenses at our disposal, so let us price out some lenses for your shoot.

This package includes the Canon 5d Mkii, a Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS II USM Lens, a tripod, an Olympus LS-100 recorder, and a boom or lavalier mic.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K EF Studio Package ($475/day)

The Blackmagic Production Camera produces a beautiful digital film look with its 4k resolution and Super 35mm size sensor (EF mount). Shoot in 4k CinemaDNG Raw or 4 different flavors of 2k and 4k Apple ProRes.

This package includes the Blackmagic Production Camera 4K EF, a Canon EF mount lens, a tripod, (2) 250GB SSDs, a Sachtler Ace matte box, a juicedLink RM222 Riggy-Micro dual-XLR preamplifier with phantom power, and a boom or lavalier mic.

Canon C300 Studio Package ($580/day)

The Canon EOS C300 Cinema EOS Camcorder Body (EF Lens Mount) takes what professionals love about DSLR filmmaking — access to a vast selection of widely available lenses, a large sensor that facilitates a shallow depth of field, and portable operation with a modular, compact camera — and addresses its shortcomings.

This package includes the C300 EOS EF-Mount Camera body, an EF mount lens, 2 64GB Compact Flash cards, matte box, follow focus, base plate with rods, viewfinder, and tripod.

Camera Support

There are way too many camera support options to list, so be sure to contact us about any additional equipment you might need.

Doorway Dolly ($100/day)

Matthews builds the strongest platform dollies in the business! For years the Doorway Dolly has proven its versatility on stage and location. Our doorway dolly comes ready to roll with 4-wheel maneuvering and sidewings. Add smooth movement and interest to your shots with a Doorway Dolly.

Intel-A-Jib ($300/day)

The Intel-A-Jib sets up in less than two minutes without any tools due to the innovative V-Lock component connector locking system. With extensions of either 10 or 6 feet in length, the Intel-A-Jib can accept virtually any camera package, expanding great image-making creativity. Add new depth, angles, and movement to your shot with the Intel-A-Jib.

Trost 100mmX50mm 2-axis Slider ($225/day)

Weighing just 15 pounds, a Trost slider can support a fully kitted Arri Alexa or RED Epic – up to 560lbs – with zero observable deflection of the rail. In fact, the heavier the camera rig, the smoother a Trost will roll. Motion is so precise that even macro and long lens shots are comfortable and repeatable. This is one of the most well-constructed sliders on the market. Add motion to your macro shots and interviews with this slider.

Boogen Super Salon Camera Stand ($80/day)

The Super Salon 280 has a 4" diameter black anodized aluminum column and a 39.3" horizontal camera arm that travels 24.4". The arm has precise rack and pinion drive and is accurately counter-balanced to move smoothly up and down. The camera support platform allows movement at a solid angle of 360°. Supplied with counter-balanced crossarm, camera support platform and accessory tray. This is a must-have addition to any product shoot. Shoot from any angle with amazing fixed precision.

Additional Lighting

Our included lighting package can usually handle the needs of most shoots, but sometimes you need even more light to nail that motion shot or make that cinema or high speed camera happy. If you need lights or lighting systems, we can probably get them. Just ask!

Kino Flo Flathead 80 DMXs ($150/day)

The Flathead 80 is a hybrid Kino Flo. Its design adds flexibility and versatilty to the popular 4Bank portable system with the outsized soft light quality you’d expect from a large fixture like the Image 87. It can be hand-held, mounted on a light stand or hoisted from rigging points to work as a cool, energy efficient coop light.

This large light source is a great addition to any shoot. $150/day for one and $225/day for two.

Grip

If you need additional grip equipment, let us know. Every shoot is different.

24x36 Flag Set ($25/day)

This 24x36 flag set comes with (1) Flag, (1) Single Net, (1) Double Net, and (1) Silk to help you best shape your light.

Audio

Great audio is important, so let us know if you need any additional microphones or mixers.

Sennheiser ME-66 Shotgun Mic ($40/day)

The Sennheiser ME-66 Shotgun Mic capsule features a highly directional, cardioid polar pattern yielding great attenuation at the sides of the microphone, maximizing pick up at the front. The result is a focused pick-up in highly ambient environments. A wide 40-20,000Hz frequency response provides detailed, accurate signal reproduction. Its short size allows camera mounting while remaining free of the frame.

Sennheiser EW100 Wireless Lavalier System ($45/day)

This ENG set offers a great amount of flexibility for portable recording indoors or outdoors. Its SKP 100 plug-on transmitter transforms XLR equipped devices (such as microphones and mixing consoles) into wireless devices by simply plugging the unit in. The bodypack transmitter, as well as the plug on, can by synced up to the receiver with the simple push of a button. A very small high-quality directional clip-on microphone completes this set.

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