Cinematographer Matias Boucard shot Soulful Connections using only natural light in conjunction with Arri’s release of the ALEXA LF. As can be seen in this short film, the LF produces beautiful bokeh, as well as having incredible range and sensitivity. Rent the ALEXA LF at LVR!
Watch this demo video for the Cooke Optics Panchro/i Classic lenses! See how the different focal lengths handle a variety of different lighting obstacles, color, depth of field and more. Rent Panchro/i Classic lenses at LVR!
Check out the Ready Rig GS Operators Reel 2018. The Ready Rig GS +ProArm alleviates the burden of a heavy camera package by redistributing the weight to the operators hips and core. This means you can shoot more comfortably and conveniently, for longer. Rent the Ready Rig GS +ProArm at LVR!
This intro video by DJI highlights the many capabilities of their all new wireless camera movement control system, the Force Pro. Mount the Force Pro on handlebars or a tripod and control your gimbal from up to 1.8 miles away! Rent the DJI Force Pro at LVR!
Canon introduces their TS-E line of Tilt Shift lenses. This video explains how they work, provides possible applications, and shows off what they can do with sample videos and photos! Rent Tilt Shift Lenses at LVR!
In this lighting test video, Arri compares the L7 LED Fresnel with other competitors’ products with the light quality of a 650W Plus Tungsten Fresnel. Results in skin tone and color rendition display the Arri difference. This video was shot on an Arri ALEXA series camera. Rent the Arri L7 Fresnel at LVR!
In this short video, DP Alicia Robbins reviews Rokinon’s Xeen lens line. She uses clips from a recent project to showcase the different strengths and capabilities of each of these full frame prime cine lenses. Rent Rokinon Xeen Lenses at LVR!
This sample video from Cinetech highlights some of the best features about the Capinera dolly. The dolly is incredible lightweight, while maintaining its stability. In addition, the combined skate/pneumatic wheel system yields incredibly smooth motion. Rent the Cinetech Capinera Dolly at LVR!
Matthews shows you how to mount the Freedom Car Mount and gives some sample applications. This car mount supports up to 80 pounds and can be mount on a boat, truck, car, or any other non-porous surface. Rent Matthews Freedom Car Mount System at LVR!
Randy Wedick discusses the features of the Angenieux Type EZ-1 Lens. This lens features an interchangeable rear optical block, so you can change the lens from Super 35 to full-frame. It also features interchangeable rear mounts, making it compatible with all different lens mounts. These attributes make the EZ-1 an incredibly versatile lens. Rent the Angenieux Type EZ-1 Lens at LVR!
The Tokina Cinema AT-X 100mm T2.9 PL Macro Lens is a true 35mm, full-frame, 1:1 macro close-up lens. It features an extremely wide T-Stop range of T2.9 – T32. This produces beautiful bokeh, and allows the operator maximum control over depth of field and exposure. See for yourself in this lens test! Rent Tokina Cinema AT-X 100mm T2.9 PL Macro Lens at LVR!
Quasar Science’s Q-LED Linear Lamps are sturdy, versatile lights. Whether using these linear LEDs to illuminate hard-to-reach spots or using them as an interesting centerpiece for your video, Quasar Science lamps always get the job done. Check out the video to see how DatGuyESEF used 4 foot Quasars to illuminate his music video. Rent Quasar Science Q-LED Linear Lamps at LVR!
Cinematographer Jason Hernandez used the ever modular ALEXA Mini to shoot this reel of several skaters. The Mini is so lightweight and compact, Hernandez was able to shoot this video handheld, while on a skateboard himself! No gimbal needed. Rent the ALEXA Mini at LVR!
ZEISS’s short film Deja Vu showcases the gorgeous coverage and color rendering of their all new line of lenses: the Supreme Primes. The lens family contains 13 lenses of different fixed focal lengths, most with an extremely fast aperture of T1.5. The lenses are color matched across the line. Rent ZEISS Supreme Primes at LVR!
This sample footage highlights the capabilities of the Canon COMPACT-SERVO 18-80mm T4.4 EF. This lens features a constant T4.4 (f4) aperture and is very versatile. This is in part due to its light weight and compact design as well as its servo drive unit, which is compatible with industry-standard lens controllers. Rent Canon CN-E 18-80mm Compact-Servo Zoom Lens at LVR!
This video by Easyrig shows the benefits and uses of the Vario 5. It also gives a tutorial on putting the Vario 5 on solo. The Easyrig Vario 5 supports camera rigs weighing between 11 and 38 lbs. Easyrig Vario 5 with Flowcine Serene Arm!
Opia is a short film by cinematographer Kieran Fowler NZSC, ACS and director Nik Kacevski shot using ARRI Signature Prime Lenses. These lenses are full-frame LP/LPL lenses with a fast T-Stop of 1.8. Additionally, the ARRI Signature Prime range is the first cine lens series to feature machined magnesium lens barrels, making the optics incredibly lightweight and robust. Rent the ARRI Signature Primes at LVR!
Brent Ramsey of Canon discusses all the new and improved features of the Canon EOS C300 Mark II. This includes a new, more ergonomic body design as well as an interchangeable lens mount. It also features a Super 35mm CMOS. This provides faster and more accurate autofocusing to assist users when operating with small crews. Rent the Canon EOS C300 Mark II at LVR!
A behind the scenes look at THE DIG, the first film to be shot on the all new full-frame Sony VENICE. Hear from the director of photography, director, and more crew on how the VENICE performed for its first time shooting on-location for a film. Plus, check out some footage from the film and see for yourself! Rent the Sony VENICE at LVR!
Michael Schiehlen of ZEISS discusses the CP.2 lenses at IBC. These lenses offer 35mm full frame coverage, a wide range of focal lengths, and the image quality ZEISS is famous for. Rent the ZEISS CP.2 PL/EF Primes at LVR!
Shane Hurlbut discusses the benefits of ARRI’s M-Series line of HMI lights and why they are the future of production lighting. These lights are extremely power efficient, lensless, and open-face. They also feature a very wide usable field angle. Rent ARRI M-Series HMI Lights at LVR!
MYT Works highlights the differences between their Medium and Large options of sliders. They are both designed for smooth motion as well as precise starts and stops. Additionally, MYT sliders are created to withstand harsh environments, making them perfect for on-location shoots. Rent MYT Works Sliders at LVR!
This short video shot on a Sony FS7 II focuses on the streets and monumental architecture of New York. This camera has a Super 35mm sensor and is 4K. The FS7 II is an extremely versatile camera, making it perfect for a diversity of productions – from reality TV to commercials to feature films. It also features a locking lens mount that is compatible with most 35mm lenses. Rent the Sony FS7 II at LVR!
Teradek Bolt Pro 1000 & 3000 are smaller and lighter than their predecessor, with a much farther range. These no-delay video systems from Teradek are the most reliable in wireless transmission. Rent Wireless Monitoring at LVR!
Hendrick Voss of Arri showcases the WCU-4 at NAB 2017. This wireless control unit combines three axes of lens control with a lens data display in a compact and ergonomic housing. It weights around 780 grams, making it one of the lightest hand units in its class. Rent ARRI Wireless Compact Unit WCU-4 at LVR!
This introduction video for the DJI Ronin 2 3-Axis Handheld / Aerial Stabilizer, discusses the many advantages the Ronin 2 has over its predecessor. The Ronin 2 boasts enhanced torque motors, keeping things smoother overall. It also includes new features such as auto-calibration, an on-unit menu monitor, and tripod-mounting capabilities! Rent the DJI Ronin 2 at LVR!
This short video filmed at the Chrosziel booth at IBC touches on the many capabilities and conveniences of their Magnum Mini system. This lightweight and ergonomic wireless follow focus decreased in size while greatly increasing its wireless range. Rent Chrosziel MagNum Mini Superior Kit at LVR!
Claus Pfeifer discusses the target audience of Sony’s FS7 Mark II, how it differs from the original FS7, and compares it to the Sony FS5. He also goes in depth as to the ideal applications and upgrades of the FS7 Mark II. Rent Sony PXW-FS7 Mark II XDCAM Super 35 Camera System at LVR!
The Watchmaker, by Matthew Allard, utilizes a variety of ZEISS Compact Prime CP.2 Lenses to depict the story of an independent watchmaker in Japan. The film explores his studio and documents his work. It contains great sample footage of the gambit of ZEISS Compact Prime lenses, including super speed. Rent ZEISS CP.2 Lenses at LVR!
Sample footage made using the Fujinon MK18-55mm T2.9 Lens E-Mount. This lens is lightweight with a Super 35mm-sized sensor. The focus ring features about 200 degrees of rotation yielding room for precise focus pulls. Rent Fujinon MK18-55mm T2.9 Lens E-Mount at LVR!
Matthew Field of PAG highlights the capabilities of both V-Mount and Gold-Mount PAGLink batteries at NAB 2017. PAG designed these batteries to stack beautifully, so your camera never loses battery and charging is a breeze. Rent PAGLink Batteries at LVR!
This video by Chimera puts to rest disbelief that their very foldable and portable beauty dishes are as effective as large, metal beauty dishes. They even include side by side comparisons of one cinematographers favorite metal beauty dish and the Chimera. Rent Chimera Products at LVR!
Arri highlights the features and benefits of their L-Series LED Fresnels. The line features 3 different sizes of lights, so you’re covered no matter the application. The L5 is small, low-heat and lightweight for shoots on-the-go or in cramped quarters. The L10 is large and rugged with an extremely high light output. The L7 covers everything in-between. Rent ARRI L-Series LED Fresnels at LVR!
NASA created this short but beautiful video with the RED EPIC Dragon. It provides incredible footage of the International Space Station (ISS), the astronauts that work there, and breathtaking views of the Earth and its atmosphere. Rent the RED EPIC DRAGON at LVR!
Ed from Matthews Studio Equipment shows off his moves on the Round-d-Round Doorway Dolly. He then dives in to explain the benefits of this very specialized dolly and gives a detailed explanation of how to best take advantages of its features. He evens provides sample footage – one taken using the dolly, one without. Rent the Matthews Round-d-Round Doorway Dolly at LVR!
The K5600 Lighting Joker 1600w light is twice as powerful as its predecessor, the 800w. This video outlines all the features of this powerful, daylight HMI light. It also compares it to the smaller Joker-Bugs that came before it. Rent the K5600 1600w Joker Light at LVR!