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New Equipment

Updated: July 2022

We are excited to announce the arrival of some exciting new gear – all available and accessible to our members! To make bookings or take out a membership, contact the equipment desk, at (306) 652-5502 ext 3 or

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Aputure Light Storm LC 120d II Daylight LED 3-Light Kit w/ V-Mount Battery Plate


Included in kit:
-3 x reflector
-3 x barn doors
-3 x 7.5’ light stands
-3 x wireless remote controls

These amazing daylight-balanced 120 watt LED lights have a light output similar to 1000 watt tungsten lights. They have a color temperature of 5500K and feature excellent color rendering with a CRI of >96. Because of their relatively low wattage they can be powered by V-mount batteries if needed.

Fully dimmable with DMX controllers, the lights can be controlled remotely from up to 100 meters away. These lights also feature some useful built-in creative effects which imitate firelight, TV flicker, fireworks or lighting flashes and paparazzi flashbulbs.

The kit includes three Light Storm LC 120d II Daylight LED fixtures, each with a V-Mount battery plate, a set of 4-way barndoors, a controller with 100-240 VAC power supply, a wireless remote control, and a 7.5′ light stand. A padded SKB case with a custom Think Tank interior is included for storage and transport.

Physical, Menu, & Feature Walkthrough:

(Note: First lists the few things that were wrong with the mark 120d mark I, then at 4:02 goes into how in the 120d mark II the issues have been resolved.)

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K w/ tripod


Included in the kit:
-Lumix G MFT 25mm f1.7 lens,
-Metabones EF to MFT lens adapter,
-256GB CFast 2.0 card
-Extra LP-E6 battery and charger

The Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K uses a 4/3″ sensor, 13 stops of dynamic range, and a dual native ISO (400 and 3200) up to 25,600 to capture rich images at resolutions of up to DCI 4K at variable frame rates up to 60 fps in 4K and up to 120 fps in windowed sensor HD mode. It features a variety of codecs including Blackmagic Raw at several bit rates and various ProRes 422 options. It’s 13 stops of dynamic range enable it to preserve more detail in the lightest and darkest areas of an image than simple video cameras can.
The BMPCC 4K is compatible with a wide range of photographic and cinema lenses, including our Canon EF lenses when used with the Metabones MFT to EF mount adapter included in the kit.
This camera has a 5″ full HD touchscreen which provides an easy to navigate user interface and reduces the need for an external, onboard monitor.

The menu and interface are the same as the ones found on the URSA Mini camera. The camera records to internal CFast 2.0 (1x) and SD/UHS-II (1x) card slots or you can use the USB Type-C output for capturing longer clips to an external drive.

Physical, Menu, & Feature Walkthrough:

4K Camcorder
Canon HF G50


Included in the kit:
-128GB SD card
-1 extra battery
-battery charger

A compact, portable camcorder with 4K capabilities. User-friendly with a touchscreen interface, several exposure modes including manual and auto and several situation-specific shooting modes including, but not limited to: Low Light, Spotlight, Night, Snow, Sports and Sunset.

Can record slow motion (up to 60 fps in 1920 x 1080 resolution) and fast motion, including interval recording (for time lapse) for both 4K and Full HD.

A 20x Optical Zoom lens gives you impressive telephoto power and a wide angle of view, while the 5-axis Image Stabilization system provides steadiness.

An advanced automatic white-balance system analyzes different areas of an image and makes adjustments where they are necessary to capture beautiful, natural scenes with true-to-life colour.


Full HD Camcorder
Canon Vixia HF R800

$10 /Day

Included in the kit:
-Sandisk Ultra 16GB SD card
-Full-size rechargeable Canon battery

A small, light (weighs only 305g with battery!), portable camera with the Canon standard for high quality video.

Easy to set up, great for beginners, vlogging and filming on the go. This camera has a 3-inch touch panel LCD interface and features several exposure modes including manual and auto and several situation-specific shooting modes including, but not limited to: Low Light, Spotlight, Night, Snow, Portrait, Sports and Sunset.

Its lens has up to 32x optical zoom, giving an effective 38.5 – 1232mm focal length range, and Super Range Optical Image Stabilization

Has slow and fast motion capabilities for a variety of customizable recording options. You can record slow-motion images at speed settings down to 0.5x in 1920 x 1080 resolution.

Fast motion mode has speed settings of 300x and 600x, up to a top speed of 1200x. Records to SD card.


Podcast Kit


Included in the kit:
– 4 PodMic dynamic podcasting microphones
– 4 desktop mic stands (tripod style)
– 4 XLR cables (10 foot)
– 32 GB SD card

The RODECaster Pro is a fully-integrated, portable podcast production studio.

It has 4 high-quality microphone channels which are able to power studio condenser microphones as well as conventional dynamic microphones.

You can quickly connect microphones for you and your guests with automatic level setting and one-touch recording to a microSD card.

A full colour, high-resolution touch-screen allows easy control of all settings, including EQ presets for a range of professional voicings.

Features eight programmable sound effects pads, live streaming capability, and a Bluetooth connection to your phone for recording telephone interviews.

Smartphone Gimbal
DJI Osmo Mobile 3


A foldable, well-built and easy to use 3-axis gimbal that provides incredible stabilization and steadiness for your smartphone videos.

You can mount any smartphone up to 3.5″ wide in its phone cradle and capture smooth footage in handheld operation. The Osmo Mobile 3 syncs up with the DJI Mimo mobile app to provide you with multiple shooting modes and functions including Portrait, Underslung, Landscape, Time-Lapse, Panorama, and now a Sport mode for fast-action shooting.

-Supports up to 3.5″ wide smartphones
-Foldable design with redesigned ports, handle set at natural 15° angle
-Built-in battery: Up to 15-hour run-time / 17.64Wh capacity, 2450mAh
-1/4”-20 tripod mounting thread


Super 8 Camera
Canon Auto Zoom 814


A solid and reliable all-metal body Super 8 camera. Great for beginners. lt has an excellent f/1.4 7.5-60 mm zoom lens and a large, clear viewfinder. It provides three of the most useful filming speeds of 12, 18 and 24 fps.

-lens: f/1.4 7.5-60 mm zoom lens
-zooming ratio: 8x
-focusing: manual, 1.2 m to infinity
-zooming: auto and manual
-viewfinder: single-lens reflex type with adjustable eyepiece
-filming speed: 12, 18, 24 fps, single frame
-shutter opening angle: 155 degrees
-exposure: auto and manual exposure control


Super 8 Camera
Nizo 561


A beautifully designed super 8 camera that can do automatic cross dissolves!

The Nizo 561 can shoot at frame rates of 18, 24, 54 fps, as well as single frame. It can execute automatic fade-ins and fade-outs. It also has a built in interval timer for shooting time-lapse footage, which can shoot at intervals of from 6 frames every second to 1 frame every minute.

• lens: f/1.8 7-56 mm
• zooming ratio: 8x
• focusing: manual, split image
• zooming: auto with 2 speeds and manual
• filter size: 52 mm
• viewfinder: single-lens reflex with adjustable eyepiece
• filming speed: 18, 24, 54 fps, single frame
• shutter opening angle: variable from 0 to 150 degrees
• fading: fade-in/fade-out
• lap-dissolve: 54 frames

(not exact model, but very similar)

Super 8 Projector
Elmo ST-600 M


An easy to load super 8 film projector with automatic film threading. It has two projection speeds: 18 fps, 24 fps and is capable of forward and reverse projection. Its cold mirror and “focused” light projection system projects bright, true to life colours.

Features and Specs:
• lens: Elmo Super Zoom f: 1.3 \ F: 15-25 mm
• lamp: 100 W, 12 V, EFP
• reel capacity: 180 m
• projection: forward, reverse
• projection speed: 18, 24 fps
• film loading: automatic threading
• manual unloading: possible
• sound: magnetic playback on both sound tracks
• sound mode: mono, duoplay (1)
• amplifier: transistorized with 2 IC’s, 3 transistors, 8 diodes
• amplifier output: 6 W (8 Ohm)
• sound control: volume, sound track selector
• built-in speaker: 12.5 cm diameter round speaker


Super 8 Film Rewinder


The ewa-S8B enables you to produce a whole number of special effects, double exposures and captions with ease by rewinding your super 8 film.

Using this simple mechanical device, you can rewind your film up to 225 frames, which equals 12.5 seconds when filming at 18 fps.

Zoom H6 – 6 Track SD Card Audio Recorder


Included in the kit:
-16 GB SD card
-X/Y Microphone Capsule
-Mid-Side Microphone Capsule

The H6 is the ultimate, easy to use, portable recorder useful for podcasting, filmmaking, field recording and more. It features interchangeable mic capsules, four combo inputs and six tracks of simultaneous recording.

The H6 offers four XLR/TRS combo jacks with dedicated pad switches and gain control for each input for distortion-free recording. It also includes built-in effects, including low-cut filtering, compression, and limiting.

-Interchangeable input capsules
-Six-trackFour mic/line inputs with XLR/TRS combo connectors
-Gain control knobs and -20dB pads for each input
-Phantom power for all main inputs: +12/+24/+48V
-Large full-color, angled LCD display
-Records directly to SD, SDHC and SDXC cards up to 128GB
-Up to 24-bit /96kHz audio in BWF-compliant WAV or a variety of MP3 formats
-Auto-record, Pre-record and Backup-record functions mean that you’ll never miss that perfect take
-Multichannel and stereo USB audio interface for PC/Mac/iPad
-Over 20 hours of operation with 4 AA alkaline batteries


Wireless LAV Mic
Sennheiser EW 112P G4 (3x)
w/ cardioid microphone and Tram TR-50 omnidirectional microphone


The Sennheiser EW 112P G4 is the next generation of our existing camera-mount wireless lavalier microphone systems.

The EW 122P G4 comes with an ME 4 cardioid lavalier microphone, which delivers a natural sound optimized for speech intelligibility. Its directional cardioid polar pattern helps to reject unwanted background sound, making it ideal in loud environments.

Easy to set up and sync, the Sennheiser EW 122P G4 operates on a frequency range of 516 to 558 MHz. A second microphone is Included in the kit: the Tram TR50.

This is a professional omnidirectional electret condenser lavalier microphone with a low-profile low visibility design. The TR50 features a frequency response that enhances the character and frequencies associated with speech.