Borrow Equipment

Video, audio, and photography equipment are available for a maximum 3-day check-out period. Professional equipment must be reserved at least 24 hours before the requested pick-up time. All other equipment are available on a walk-in basis for check-out or in-house use. Most electronic equipment accrues fines at a rate of $20 per day, while smaller or peripheral items accrue fines at a rate of $5 per day.

Equipment required for research or off-campus programs is available for long-term use. Please send an email to Jones.Media.Center@dartmouth.edu to find out if your project is eligible for long-term equipment.

Equipment available for checkout (http://dartgo.org/jmc-equipment-request)

Digital Video Camera

Vixia camera

Canon Vixia HD Video Camera

The Vixia HD cameras produce a high quality image and allow for greater user control such as recording quality, white balance, and other adjustments.

Available at the Media Services desk or 
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Watch the Vixia Training Video


Sports/Action Video Camera

GoPro Hero4 Silver camera

GoPro HERO4 Silver Edition

GoPro cameras are rugged, versatile cameras created to capture action sports.

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Audio Recorder

Olympus LS-12 Audio Recorder

Olympus LS-12 Audio Recorder

The LS-12 is a pocket-sized digital recorder recommended for projects that require professional sound quality. With linear PCM (.WAV) recording capabilities at sampling rates of up to 24bit/96kHz, the LS-12 captures sound in extra-high quality.

Available at the Media Services desk or 
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High Quality Digital Still Camera

Lumix_ZS60

Lumix DMC-ZS60

The Lumix DMC-ZS60 is a compact professional digital photo camera that comes with AVCHD 4K HD movie recording capability, a 30x optical zoom, and built-in GPS.

Available at the Media Services desk or 
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Video Projector

Viewsonic Projector

Viewsonic PJD7820HD Projector

The Viewsonic PJD7820HD Projector is a lightweight, vivid, high-definition projector, perfect for projecting movies from a DVD player or the screen from your laptop computer.

Available at the Media Services desk or 
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Equipment for Professionals (available by online request only)

Audio Recorders

Olympus LS-100 audio recorder

Olympus LS-100 Audio Recorder

The LS-100 is a digital recorder recommended for projects that require professional sound quality and control.

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marantz pmd661

Marantz PMD 661 Audio Recorder

The Marantz PMD 661 is a professional audio recorder that is recommended for recordings that require the use of external microphones, such as interviews using a hand-held microphone, recording live music with professional microphones, or recording a line-level signal from a sound board.

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DSLR Cameras

Canon 6D DSLR Camera

Canon Rebel T5i DSLR Camera

The Canon Rebel T5i is a full-featured DSLR camera that features high-quality imagery in a package that is easy-to-use, whether for still photography or full HD video.

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Canon 6D DSLR Camera

Canon 6D DSLR Camera

The Canon EOS 6D is a professional DSLR photo camera with outstanding photo and video recording capabilities.

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Video Cameras

Canon XF-100 Video Camera

Canon XF-100 Video Camera

The Canon XF-100 is a professional quality HD video camera designed for uses where sound and image quality are particularly important. Expect to use external microphones with this camera.

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Canon XF-305 Video Camera

Canon XF-305 Video Camera

The Canon XF-305 is our newest professional quality HD video camera designed for uses where sound and image quality are particularly important. Expect to use external microphones with this camera.

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Other Gear

Mobile Videography Kit

Mobile Videographer Kit for Smartphones and GoPro

The mobile videographer kit makes it easier to shoot professional video with your smartphone or a GoPro camera, complete with external lighting and microphone.

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iPad Road Studio

iPad Road Studio

This portable recording studio features everything you need to capture professional audio on the go. Whether you're recording music, a podcast or just a voiceover recording, the iPad Road Studio can help you succeed.

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Aputure LED Light Kit

Aputure LED Light Kit

This portable 3-light kit (2x flood, 1x spot) is ideal for location and studio work. The kit comes with 2 sets of warming filters, white diffusion to soften the light and orange conversion to change the color temperature from 5500K (Daylight) to 3200K (Tungsten). A softbox and two remotes for wireless brightness control are also included. The three air-cushioned Impact light stands (13', 10', 9'6'') have a 1/4" threaded top for small to medium light fixtures (8lbs max).

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Fiilex 301 3-Light P360 LED Kit

Fiilex 301 3-Light P360 LED Kit

The Fiilex P360 is a professional-grade LED light kit that is ideal for studio video/photography projects. The kit is restricted to use in the Innovation Studio and can be setup by itself or as supplementary lighting. The kit includes 3 LED light heads (3000-5600K) with barndoors as well as a softbox.

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Akai Midi Keyboard

Akai Midi Keyboard

The new MPK mini is an ultra-compact keyboard controller designed for the traveling musician and the desktop producer. With an array of hardware controls, MPK mini lets you record, compose, and perform with virtual instruments, effect plugins, and DAWs whenever inspiration strikes.

Available at the Media Services desk or 
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Videogame Consoles

XBox One

XBox One

Available at the Media Services desk or 
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Xbox One S

Xbox One S

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WiiU

Wii U

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PlayStation 4

PlayStation 4

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Nintendo Switch

Nintendo Switch

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PlayStation 3

PlayStation 3

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Specialty Equipment

Hard drives

  • Hard drives are available to patrons working on video editing projects. Hard drives may be signed out for up to 7 days. Hard drives for assigned course media projects can be loaned for the term.

Microphones

Sony HD video deck

  • Import high definition (HD) footage from miniDV tape with the SONY HD video deck.

Memory Card Reader

  • The ATech XM-37U USB 3.0 multiformat card reader supports a wide range of flash memory cards, including SD cards, compact flash, memory stick, xD, and microSD cards

Flatbed Scanner

Drawing Tablets

  • Use an electronic drawing tablet to sketch directly into Photoshop, Illustrator, or InDesign.