Equipment Hire – Cameras, Projectors, Apple Editing Suite, Slide Copying, Amplifiers, Speakers


For members of the organisation Visual Artists Ireland offers a range of services, facilities and items for hire at affordable rates. Institutions, organisations & non-artist individuals may also hire equipment and services by joining VAI as an ‘Organisation’ or ‘Friend’. See: visualartists.ie/join

Summary (full specs, prices and user manuals below)

Projectors:

  • Canon WUX 500 HD – 5000 lumens projector
  • InFocus IN124STa Short Throw Projector (x2)
  • BenQ W1000 HD Projector
  • OPTOMA HD 200X Projector
  • NEC NP 210 DLP Projector

Cameras:

  • Canon EOS 7D Mark 11
  • Canon EOS 80D with EF-S 18-135mm IS USM lens
  • Canon Macro Lens
  • Sony HDR-HC7 HandyCam
  • Canon EOS 500D

Editing:

  • Apple iMac – Editing Suite
  • Canon Reflective & Flatbed Scanner
  • IFF System 100 Slide Film Edit

Audio:

  • Sennheiser EW 135-p G3 – Wireless Sound Recording
  • IMG Stageline STA7000 Amplifier
  • Universal Karaoke Stereo Amplifier
  • PAB-110MK2 Black IMG Stage Line Speakers

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Projectors:
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projector5000Canon WUX 500 – 5000 lumens projector

Full HD: 1080p (1920 x1080)
Brightness 5000 lumens (3800 lumens in Eco Mode)
Contrast Ratio 2000:1 (full on / full off)
Projection Distance Coverage 1.2m – 16.2m (3.0m – 5.4m for 100″ image)
Screen Size 40” – 300” (86 x 54cm – 646 x 404cm)
Digital Zoom Magnification 1.39 – 2.51 : 1

Specs Canon WUX500 projector
User Manual

Commercial or Organisation Rate
€50.00 per day /  €100 per day
€200 per week  / €350 per week
€800 for up to 5 weeks  / €1,500 for up to 5 weeks
€1,200 for up to 7 weeks /  €1,800 for up to 7 weeks

A deposit of €100 is payable for this projector,
Deposit of €30 for remote control and a deposit of €20 for cables
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InFocus IN124STaInFocus IN124STa Projector | Short Throw Projector (x2 projectors)
Native Aspect Ratio: 4×3
Technology: DLP
Resolution: XGA (1024×768) native resolution
Lumens: (Eco/High) 3000/3300
Contrast: 15000
3D: Supports 3D content from Blu-ray, cable boxes and more at 144Hz
Connections HDMI 1.4, VGA x 2, USB-A (for USB thumb drive or wireless network adapter), USB Mini-B (for display over USB & internal memory file mgmt), Composite Video, S-Video, 3.5 mm stereo in x 2, RS232, USB-B (control & firmware), VGA monitor out, 3.5mm audio out.

User guide: www.infocus.com/UserGuide.pdf
Individual Artist Rate / Commercial or Organisation Rate
€25 per day / €40 per day
€100 up to 1 week /€200 up to 1 week
€300 up to 5 weeks / €400 up to 5 weeks

€400 up to 7 weeks / €500 up to 7 weeks

A deposit of €70 is required to book out this projector and the cables and remote. This deposit is non-refundable if the remote or cables are missing on return.

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benqBenQ W1000 HD Projector

High Definition Projector
Native Resolution: 1920×1080
Brightness (Lumens):  2000 ANSI.
Eco-Mode (Lumens): 1440 ANSI.
Contrast (Full On/Off) : 3000:1

User Manual: http://www.projectorcentral.com/pdf/projector_manual_5038.pdf

Individual Artist Rate / Commercial or Organisation Rate
€15 per day / €30 per day
€70 up to 1 week / €140 up to 1 week
€200 up to 5 weeks / €300 up to 5 weeks
€260 up to 7 weeks / €375 up to 7 weeks

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OPTOMA HD 200X Projector

Full HD Native: 1080p (1920 x1080)
Contrast Ratio: 3500:1
Brightness: 1500 ANSI Lumens
User Guide: Optima_HD200x_projector_spec

 

Individual Artist Rate / Commercial or Organisation Rate
€15 per day / €30 per day
€70 up to 1 week / €140 up to 1 week
€200 up to 5 weeks / €300 up to 5 weeks
€260 up to 7 weeks / €375 up to 7 weeks

 

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nec_npNEC NP 210 DLP Projector
**Please note that this projector does not have HDMI cable input.

2200 ANSI Lumens
1024 x 768 Native Resolution
4:3 Native Aspect Ratio
2000:1 Contrast Ratio
User Guide: projector_np210_guide


Individual Artist Rate 
Commercial or Organisation Rate
€15 per day / €20 per day

€70 up to 1 week / €100 up to 1 week
€150 up to 5 weeks / €200 up to 5 weeks
€200 up to 7 weeks / €300 up to 7 weeks

 

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Cameras:
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canon-eos7-copyCanon EOS 7D Mark 11

Specifications:
• 20MP Dual-Pixel AF CMOS Sensor
• 10 fps continuous shooting with autofocus
• 65 all cross-type autofocus sensor
• 150,000 RGB + IR pixel metering sensor
• Dual Digic 6 processors
• Enhanced environmental sealing
• Compact Flash (UDMA) and SD (UHS-I) slots
• USB 3.0
• Built-in GPS
• Larger-capacity LP-E6N battery
• Shutter speeds up to 1/8000th seconds
• Shutter rated to 200,000 cycles (vs 150,000 on 7D)

Link to manual – gdlp01.c-wss.com/gds/5/0300016615/01/eos7d-mk2-im-en.pdf

Rate: SD card included – €70 per day – €300 per week
8 days plus – €35 per day.
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canon-eos-80d-with-ef-s-18-135mm-is-usm-lensCanon EOS 80D with EF-S 18-135mm IS USM lens

Main features:
• New 24.2-megapixel dual-pixel CMOS sensor
• 45 cross-type AF points, of these points, 27 will autofocus when the body is attached to any lens/teleconverter combination with a maximum aperture of f/8. The 80D is the first non-professional EOS body that can autofocus in this situation; previous non-professional bodies could not autofocus if the maximum aperture of an attached lens/teleconverter combination was smaller than f/5.6.
• DIGIC 6 (DIGIC 5+ on the 70D)
• New 7560-pixel RGB+IR metering sensor to aid the AF system
• New shutter mechanism to help reduce vibrations and camera shake
• “Anti-flicker” (introduced on EOS 7D Mk II) – shutter release can be set to compensate for flickering electric lighting
• 100% scene coverage viewfinder
• Built-in NFC
• 1080p at 60/50 fps video recording capability
• Built-in HDR and time-lapse recording capability (new software)
• Better low-light AF sensitivity with a sensitivity range from −3 EV to 18 EV
Increased battery life.

Rate: Use of 16GB SD Card Included €50 Per Day / €200 Per Week
8 Days plus €30 per day
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canon-macro-lensCanon Macro Lens

EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM
The EF 100mm f/2.8L IS USM, part of Canon’s prestigious L series, and first featuring an Image Stabilizer with angle and shift detection that is highly effective at close focusing distances.

Rate: €20 per day €60 per week
8 Days plus €15 per day

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Sony HDR-HC7 HandyCam
High Definition and compact format.
In-built CMOS ClearVid 3-mega pixel sensor, an optical Super SteadyShot stabiliser and a Carl Zeiss Vario-Sonnar T lens.
Records in HDV 1080i format.
Also allows you to take 6-megapixel photographs with its in-built flash.
User Guide: sony_dvc

 

€10 per day
€35 up to 1 week

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cannoneosCanon EOS 500D

 

15.1 Megapixel CMOS Sensor
3.4fps continuous shooting with 170 
JPEG burst
EOS Integrated Cleaning System
3.0” LCD with Live View Mode
Full HD movie recording and playback
Compatible with EF/EF-S lenses and 
EX Speedlites

€10 per day
€35 up to 1 week

 

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Canon E05 650 SLR 35mm camera.

€5 per day
€15 up to 1 week


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Editing:
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suiteApple iMac – Editing Suite

Final Cut Pro, DIVX, iMovie.

€20 per day – €30 for two days

 

 

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Canon Reflective & Flatbed Scanner
For on site use in conjunction with members computer

Free to members during office hours, 9.30am – 5.30pm


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IFF System 100
Slide copying camera & stand. Pentax 35mm Camera (bring your own T64 slide film)

Free to members during office hours, 9.30am – 5.30pm

 

 

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Audio:

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sennheiser-ew-135-p-g3-wireless-sound-recordingSennheiser EW 135-p G3
Wireless Sound Recording

A handheld system designed for field operation: this system is the perfect choice for ENG professionals. The rugged hand-held cardioid wireless microphone provides professional sound quality for interviews and reporting, even under unfavorable conditions. At the camera end of the wireless signal path is the portable and reliable EK 100 G3 adaptive diversity receiver.
◦ Sturdy metal housing (transmitter and receiver)
◦ 42 MHz bandwidth: 1680 tunable UHF frequencies for interference-free reception
◦ Enhanced frequency bank system with up to 12 compatible frequencies
◦ Adaptive-diversity reception for high reception quality
◦ Pilot tone squelch for eliminating RF interference when transmitter is turned off
◦ Automatic frequency scan feature searches for available frequencies
◦ Enhanced AF frequency range
◦ Increased range for audio sensitivity
◦ Wireless synchronization of transmitters via infrared interface
◦ User-friendly menu operation with more control options
◦ Illuminated graphic display (transmitter and receiver)
◦ Auto-Lock function avoids accidental changing of settings
◦ HDX compander for crystal-clear sound
◦ Transmitter and receiver feature battery indicatation in 4 steps
◦ Easy-exchangeable microphone modules from evolution series
◦ Contacts for recharging BA 2015 accupack directly in the transmitter or receiver

Rate: €15 per day
€45 up to 1 week
8 Days plus €10 per day

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  IMG Stageline STA7000 Amplifier (275 + 275 Watts)

  • 2 x 275W RMS at 4 Ohms / 2 x 200W RMS at 8 Ohms
  • 6.3mm jack and RCA inputs
  • Jack and binding post outputs
  • Fan cooled
  • Speaker switch-on delay
  • 2 level controls
  • 1 LED per channel for overload (clip)
  • Groundlift switch

 

Individual Artist Rate
€10 per day

€60 up to 1 week
€170 up to 5 weeks
€220 up to 7 weeks

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Universal Karaoke Stereo Amplifier

This versatile stereo amplifier has four selectable inputs (DVD, CD, tape, and karaoke)
and two microphone inputs with individual volume controls and echo control.
The master output has a two-band EQ allowing adjustment of the bass and
treble frequencies, there is also a master balance and volume control.

 

• A high output power of 2 x 50W max
• Incorporates a toroidal transformer
• Blue power on LED

• Features 2-band tone controls and a MASTER volume control
• Microphone inputs are fitted with separate volume controls and echo effect
• 4 stereo LINE inputs via RCA phono sockets
• Spring clip terminal speaker connections
• 2 microphone inputs via 6.3mm jack sockets
• IEC mains input

 

Individual Artist Rate 

€5 per day

€20 up to 1 week

€30 up to 5 weeks

€40 up to 7 weeks

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PAB-110MK2 Black IMG Stage Line

  •  Product properties -Colour Black Dimensions (WxHxD) 36x50x26 cm Active/Passive Passive Type PA Driver Configuration 2 way Wireless Receiver No .
  • Sound – Bass 25.4 cm Treble 2.5 cm Frequency Response 59-19000 Hz Music Power 125 W Max SPL 117 dB Impedance 8 ohm Sensitivity 96 dB Bass (inch) 10 in Treble (inch) 1in
  • Measures Width 36 cm Height 50 cm Depth 26 cm Weight 11.1 kg

 

 

Individual Artist Rate
€15 per day

€70 up to 1 week
€200 up to 5 weeks
€250 up to 7 weeks

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