Video Equipment

Canon Vixia HF-R72 HD Video Camera

Vixia HD video camera

Available at the JMC Circulation Desk OR Request or reserve online.

Watch the Vixia Training Video

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

Vixia Specs:

Video Capture: 3.28 megapixel, HD CMOS PRO chip
Recording Time: AVCHD 2.5-12 hours; MPEG-4 2-17 hours
Recording Media: 32 GB internal memory; external SD Card optional
Aspect Ratio: 16:9 (HD)
Video Format: AVCHD, MPEG-4
Zoom: 32x optical; 57x advanced, 1140x digital
Still Image Resolution: 1920 x 1080 pix
Audio: 48 kHz Dolby Digital Stereo (AVCHD) or AAC-LC Stereo (MPEG-4); built-in microphone
Battery Life: Approximately 2-3 hours

Vixia Kit Contents:

  • Vixia HD camcorder 
  • 2 lithium ion batteries 
  • AC battery charger 
  • USB cable

Accessories (available by request):

Manfrotto tripodManfrotto Tripod 
Quantity: 30
A small, light-weight tripod suited for most applications.


GoPro HERO4 Silver Edition

GoPro

Request or reserve online.

GoPro cameras are rugged, versatile cameras created to capture action sports. Our GoPro kit was created for (4) four main purposes:

  1. Mounting the camera on your head
  2. Placing the camera on a bike or attaching the camera to tube with a diameter of .75"- 1.4"
  3. Placing the camera on a tripod (tripods available at JMC)
  4. Underwater filming

Specifications:

Recording Media: 64GB SD Memory Card 
Photo: 12MP/ 30 fps Burst 
Video: 4K@15 fps, 2.7k@30 fps, 1440p@30 fps, 1080p@60 fps, 1.2K@100 fps, 720p@100 fps
Video Format: H.264 codec, .mp4 file format 
Battery Life: Approximately 75mins

GoPro Kit Contents:

  • GoPro HERO4 Silver Camera with a 64GB microSD card and integrated LCD
  • USB Cable
  • Battery Charger
  • Three Rechargeable Batteries 
  • Wi-Fi Remote with Wrist Strap 
  • Wi-Fi Remote Charging Cable 
  • HERO4 Front Housing 
  • Three Backdoors (Standard, Touch Screen, BacPac) 
  • Head Strap Mount 
  • Tripod Mount
  • Handlebar/Seatpost Mount
  • Mini Tripod
  • Two Large Thumb Screws and Two Small Thumb Screws
  • Pelican 1470 Case

Mobile Videographer Kit for Smartphones and GoPro

Mobile Videographer Kit

Request or reserve online.

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

Mobile Videographer Kit Contents:

  • iOgrapher Go bracket case for GoPro/Android/iPhone
  • Røde VideoMic Go and cables
  • Lume Cube LED light and mount
  • Lume Cube wall charger and cable
  • Mini Tripod
  • GoPro housing
  • Smartphone mount

Viewsonic PJD7820HD Projector

Viewsonic Projector

Request or reserve online.

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.

PJD7820HD Specs:

Brightness: 3000 ANSI lumens
Contrast: 15,000:1
Native Resolution: 1920 x 1080
Aspect Ratio: 16:9 (HD) 
Video Modes: 720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 1920x1200 (data)
Weight: 4.6 lbs
Connections: Composite (RCA), S-Video VGA, HDMI, USB 
Speakers: 2 watts, mono (external speakers recommended)

Projector Kit Contents:

  • PJD7820HD Projector 
  • HDMI cable
  • VGA cable
  • Remote with 2 AAA batteries 
  • AC power cord 
  • DVI-to-HDMI adapter

Canon XF-100 Pro Video Camera

Canon XF-100 Pro Video Camera

Requests to borrow must be made at least 24 hours in advance.

Request or reserve online.

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.

XF-100 Specs:

Video Sensor: 2.07 Megapixel 1/3" CMOS chip
Recording Time: 80 minutes per 32GB CF Card
Recording Media: CF Cards
Aspect Ratio: 16:9 (HD) 
Video Format: HDV (MPEG2)
Zoom: 10x Optical, 6x Digital 
Audio: PCM; built-in stereo microphone, XLR audio inputs 
Battery Life: Approximately 3-6 hours depending on battery size

XF-100 Kit Contents:

  • XF-100 HD camcorder 
  • 2 lithium ion batteries 
  • AC battery charger 
  • DC cable

Accessories (available by request):

Manfrotto tripodManfrotto Tripod 
Quantity: 30
A small, light-weight tripod suited for most applications.


Canon XF-305 Pro Video Camera

Canon XF-305 Pro Video Camera

Requests to borrow must be made at least 24 hours in advance.

Request or reserve online.

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.

XF-305 Specs:

Video Sensor: 3x2.07 megapixel 1/3" CMOS chips
Recording Time: 160 minutes per 64GB CF Card at highest quality
Recording Media: CF Cards
Aspect Ratio: 16:9 (HD) 
Video Format: HDV (MPEG2), Max 1920x1080, (50i/25p)
Zoom: 10x Optical, 6x Digital 
Audio: PCM; built-in stereo microphone, XLR audio inputs 
Battery Life: Approximately 3-6 hours depending on battery size

XF-305 Kit Contents:

  • XF-305 HD camcorder 
  • 2 lithium ion batteries
  • AC battery charger
  • DC cable

Accessories (available by request):

Manfrotto tripodManfrotto Tripod 
Quantity: 30
A small, light-weight tripod suited for most applications.


Smooth-3 Smartphone Stabilizer

Smooth-3 Smartphone Stabilizer

Request or reserve online.

 

The Smooth-3 Smartphone Stabilizer makes it easy to get motion and tracking shots while shooting with a smartphone.

 

Smooth-3 Specifications:

Holds smartphones up to 6”

Joystick controls

3 control modes

360° pan, 320° tilt & roll rotation

Up to 14-hour runtime with rechargeable battery

1/4" thread on handle bottom

 

Kit Contents:

  • Smooth-3 Stabilizer
  • USB cable

SmallHD 5” FOCUS Monitor

SmallHD 5-inch FOCUS Monitor

Request or reserve online.

 

The SmallHD FOCUS is a 5” DSLR monitor with a bright display, convenient mounting, and professional software tools including focus assist, waveforms, pixel zoom, false color, and more.

 

SmallHD FOCUS Monitor Specifications:

800 nits bright

5” 1280x720 IPS LCD

Micro HDMI input with port protection

1/8" stereo headphone jack

180° tilt

Touchscreen navigation

 

Kit Contents:

  • SmallHD 5” FOCUS Monitor
  • Micro HDMI to Mini HDMI cable
  • 2 batteries
  • Tilt Arm with shoe mount
  • Sun Hood

E-Image ES-50 Slider

E-Image ES-50 Slider

Request or reserve online.

 

The ES-50 Slider allows for smooth panning motions and can be used on any flat surface as well as mounted to a tripod.

 

E-Image ES-50 Specifications:

Sliding Range Flat Surface: 14.6 in.

Sliding Range Tripod: 29.1 in.

Max. payload: 17lbs.

 


UltraLight Teleprompter

UltraLight Teleprompter

 

The UltraLight teleprompter kit is quick and easy to assemble. You can use the teleprompter with your own device (smartphones, iPads, and Tablets up to 10.9") or request a Jones Media Center iPad with teleprompter software installed.

The teleprompter kit may only be used in the Jones Media Center's Innovation Studio. Email Jones.Media.Center@dartmouth.edu to request.


Zhiyun-Tech Crane v2

Zhiyun-Tech Crane v2

Request or reserve online.

 

NOTE: First time users are required to schedule a training session prior to check-out.

The Crane v2 is a 3-axis handheld gimbal stabilizer for DSLR and mirrorless cameras weighing up to 3.9 lb. It allows for 360° rotation along all three axes and offers button-powered, continuous rotation along the pan axis.

 

Zhiyun-Tech Crane v2 Specifications:

360° Rotation along all three axes

Supports compact cameras up to 3.9 lb

Includes lens support for long lenses

Three 32-Bit MCUs (Motor Control Units) running at 4000 Hz

Four-way joystick with three control modes

12-hour runtime with included batteries (2)

 

Kit Contents:

  • Crane DSLR Stabilizer
  • 2 Batteries
  • Battery Charger
  • Battery Cover
  • Micro USB Cable
  • Lens Support
  • 2 Mounting Screws
  • Mini Tripod (for balancing)