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Hillman Library Equipment Lending Program: Course Reserve Equipment

Information about the Equipment Lending Program at Hillman Library

Reserve Equipment

Reserve Equipment is available only to those students enrolled in courses with special borrowing privileges. To learn more about Reserve Equipment for your department, contact your department's liaison or email ULS-HillmanEquipmentRoom@pitt.edu to learn more. 

To borrow Course Reserve Equipment, students must be enrolled in one of the approved classes that have submitted a roster to Hillman Library and who are permitted to borrow equipment. If you are unsure, please ask your instructor, or see a full-time staff member here at Hillman.

Course Reserve Borrower's Guide

Cameras

Item Name Image Link to User Guide Cost What's in the Kit
Panasonic GH5 Camera Image result for gh5 camera 12-35mm lens User Guide (PDF) $3,319.82
  • Panasonic GH5 Camera
  • Camera Strap
  • Panasonic 12-35mm Lens WITH Lens Cap, UV Filter & Hood
  • Panasonic DMW-XLR1 XLR Microphone Adapter & Case
  • 2 Batteries
  • Battery Charger + Charging Cord
  • 32GB Memory Card
  • USC Cord
  • Hard Case
Panasonic GH4 Camera Image result for gh4 camera 12-35mm lens User Guide (PDF) $2,644.28
  • Panasonic GH4 Camera
  • Camera Strap
  • Pansonic 12-35mm Lens WITH Lens Cap, UV Filter & Hood
  • 2 Batteries
  • Battery Charger + Charging Cord
  • 32GB Memory Card
  • USB Cord
  • Camera Bag
Panasonic G7 Camera User Guide (PDF) $2,171.29
  • Panasonic G7 Camera
  • Panasonic 14-140mm Lens WITH Lens Cap, UV Filter & Hood
  • Camera Strap
  • 2 Batteries
  • Battery Charger
  • 32GB Memory Card
  • USB Cord
  • Camera Bag

Camera Kit: Sony FS5

*Film 3 & 4 ONLY*

User Guide (PDF) $7,595.32
  • Sony PXW-FS5M2 4K XDCAM Super 35mm Compact Camcorder
    • Handle
    • Grip Remote
    • LCD Panel
    • Eyecip
    • Shoe
  • Canon EF 24-105mm Lens
  • Lens Cap, Hood & UV Filter
  • Lens Rear Cover
  • Metabones Adaptor
  • 2 14.4v Batteries
  • Battery Charger + Charging Cord
  • 2x 128GB Memory Card
  • USB Cord
  • Wireless Remote
  • Atomos Ninja 4K Recording Monitor
  • HDMI Cable
  • AC Adaptor for Monitor
  • Shoe Mount Adapter
  • Monitor Battery Replacement
  • 2 Atomos Batteries
  • Atomos single battery charger + AC power cord OR Watson double battery charger + AC power cord
  • Hard Case
 

Lenses

Item Name Image Link to User Guide Cost What's in the Kit
Panasonic 35-100 mm Lens User Guide (PDF) $1,326.89
  • Panasonic 35-100mm Lens 
  • Lens cover
  • Back cap
  • Lens hood
  • Carrying pouch
Panasonic 12-35 mm Lens User Guide (PDF) $997.99
  • Panasonic 12-35mm Lens
  • Lens cover
  • Back cap
  • Lens hood
  • Carrying case

Panasonic 14-140 mm Lens

*Only available with G7 Camera*

User Guide (PDF) $597.99
  • Panasonic 14-140mm Lens
  • Lens cover
  • Back cap
  • Lens hood
  • Carrying case
Panasonic 14mm Pancake Lens   User Guide $297.99
  • Panasonic 14mm Pancake Lens
  • Lens cover
  • Back cap
  • Carrying bag
Panasonic 20mm Pancake Lens User Guide $297.99
  • Panasonic 20mm Pancake Lens
  • Lens cover
  • Back cap
  • Carrying bag
Lens: Panasonic 7 - 14 mm   $900 Includes lens, front and back caps, lens hood, and a carrying pouch

Lighting Equipment

Item Name Image Link to User Guide Cost What's in the Kit
Light Kit: Arri II (Two Lights) User Guide (PDF) $1,839 Click to see what's included with Lighting Kit: Arri II (Two pages: Part 1 and Part 2)
Light Kit: Arri III (Three Lights) User Guide (PDF) $2,348 Click to see what's included with Lighting Kit: Arri III (Two pages: Part 1 and Part 2)
Light Kit: Lumopro Strobe 315 Click to see what's included with Lighting Kit: Lumopro Strobe
Light Kit: Genary (Two Lights) User Guide (PDF) $958.08
  • Genaray 14" Light + Diffuser + AC Adapter
  • Genaray 9" Light + Diffuser + AC Adapter
  • Light Stand x 2
  • Silver Light Umbrella
  • Tunsten / Daylight Conversion Filters x 3
  • Daylight Conversion Filters x 3
  • Boom / Mic Arm
  • Pony Clamp x 6
  • Interfit Light Kit Bag
Light Kit: Genaray 14" Light User Guide (PDF)  
  • Genaray 14" Light + Diffuser + AC Adapter
Light Kit: Dracast LED500 S-Series Daylight 3-Light Kit    
  • 3 x DRACAST S Series DRSP 500B LED Lights
  • 3 x DRACAST Light Stands
  • 3x Diffusion Filters
  • 3x Hard Cases for lights
  • 3 x AC Power Adapter
  • 3 x AC Power Cords
  • 3x Orange Gel
  • Soft Case
Light Kit: Dracast LED500 S-Series Bi-Color 3-Light Kit    
  • 3 x DRACAST S Series DRSP 500B LED Lights
  • 3 x DRACAST Light Stands
  • 3x Diffusion Filters
  • 3x Hard Cases for lights
  • 3 x AC Power Adapter
  • 3 x AC Power Cords
  • 3x Orange Gel
  • Hard Case
Light Stand User Manual  
  • 1 x Light Stand
Impact 5 in 1 Reflectors        

Audio Equipment

Item Name Image Link to User Guide Cost What's in the Kit
Basic Film Audio Kit User Guide (PDF) $1,179.53
  • Zoom H5 Handy Recorder
  • Wrist Strap AND Clear Case
  • 16GB memory card
  • NTG2 Shotgun Microphone
  • Rode NTG2 Foam Windscreen
  • Microphone Stand Mount
  • XLR Cable (Male to Angled F)
  • Rode NTG2 Fur Windscreen
  • Small Fur Windscreen for Zoom H5
  • Small Foam Windscreen for Zoom H5
  • Shock Mount
  • Pistol Grip
  • Audio Headphones
  • USB Cord
  • Wired Lavalier Microphone + Black Case
  • Beachtek Coiled Mini-to-Mini Cable
  • XLR Cable (15 ft)
  • Mini-to-Mini Right Angle Cable
  • XLR Mini Adapter
  • Tabletop Mic Stand
  • 6 Eneloop Rechargeable AA Batteries
  • Audio Bag
Field Recording Audio Kit User Guide (PDF) $813.01
  • Zoom H5 Handy Recorder 
  • Wrist Strap AND Clear Case
  • 16GB memory card
  • Rode NTG2 Shotgun Microphone
  • Rode NTG2 Foam Windscreen
  • Microphone Stand Mount
  • XLR Cable - Male to Angled F
  • Rode NTG2 Large Fur Windscreen
  • Small Fur Windscreen for Zoom H5
  • Small Foam Windscreen for Zoom H5
  • Shock Mount
  • Microphone Pistol Grip
  • Audio Headphones
  • Tabletop Mic Stand
  • Xuma 2.4A USB Charger with Folding Prongs
  • USB - Mini USB Cable
  • 6 Eneloop AA Batteries
  • Audio Bag
Zoom H4n Audio Kit Image result for zoom h4n audio recorder User Guide (PDF) $349.60
  • Zoom H4n Audio Recorder
  • 2 Eneloop Rechargeable AA Batteries
  • 4GB SD Card (Mini Card + Mini Adapter)
  • Clear Plastic Fitted Case (For Recorder)
  • Strap for Recorder
  • AC Adapter
  • USB Cord
  • Foam Windscreen
  • Hard Case
Snowball Condenser Microphone User Manual (PDF) $103.00
  • Snowball Condenser Microphone
  • Microphone Stand
  • USB Cord
  • Zippered Microphone Case
Audio Boom Pole User Guide $205.20
  • Audio Boom Pole
  • Boom Pole Bag

Advanced Audio Kit

*Film 2, 3 & 4 ONLY*

User Guide (PDF) $1,179.53
  • Zoom H5 Handy Recorder
  • Wrist Strap AND Clear Case
  • 16GB memory card
  • NTG2 Shotgun Microphone
  • Rode NTG2 Foam Windscreen
  • Microphone Stand Mount
  • XLR Cable (Male to Angled F)
  • Rode NTG2 Fur Windscreen
  • Small Fur Windscreen for Zoom H5
  • Small Foam Windscreen for Zoom H5
  • Shock Mount
  • Pistol Grip
  • Audio Headphones
  • USB Cord
  • Wired Lavalier Microphone + Black Case
  • Beachtek Coiled Mini-to-Mini Cable
  • XLR Cable (15 ft)
  • Mini-to-Mini Right Angle Cable
  • XLR Mini Adapter
  • Tabletop Mic Stand
  • 6 Eneloop Rechargeable AA Batteries
  • Audio Bag

Sennheiser Advanced Wireless Audio Kit

*Film 2, 3 & 4 ONLY*

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SK 100 Bodypack Transmitter Manual (PDF)

EK 100 Diversity Receiver Manual (PDF)

SKP 100 G3 Plug-on Transmitter Manual (PDF)

$715.80
  • Wireless Camera-Mount Receiver
  • Wireless Bodypack Transmitter
  • Plug-on Transmitter AND XLR Cable
  • Jack cable with Lavalier Mic AND Clear Case
  • Angled Jack Cable AND Clear Case
  • 6 Eneloop Rechargeable AA Batteries

Tripods

Item Name Image Link to User Guide Cost What's in the Kit
Magnus Tripod User Guide (PDF) $261.00
  • Magnus Tripod
  • Bag
Sachtler Ace Tripod    
  • Sachtler Ace M Fluid Head with 2-Stage Aluminum Tripod & Mid-Level Spreader
  • Bag

Other Equipment

Item Name Image Link to User Guide Cost What's in the Kit
Gear Box   User Manual  
  • Gear Box
Track & Dolly Kit User Manual  
  • Glide Gear Tripod Dolly
  • Track Kit (6 tracks)
  • Extra Wheel Kit
  • Wrench, Bag
15 lb Sandbags      
  • 15 lb sandbag