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PROFESSIONAL
CAMERA HIRE

London Camera Hire

We have been in the video post production business for over 25 years, DV camera hire offers all types of cameras and accessories for hire.

These professional cameras are some of the industry standard kits for shooting.  All cameras come with the following; fluid head tripod, batteries, power and mains charger and all cables. All our leads and cameras are tested and then packed into heat sealed bags ready for your collection.

Our hire cameras range from Sony FS7's to Sony FS5's, Canon C300, Canon C100, Canon XF305's, Canon XF300's, Sony PXW-X200 and GoPro's. Hiring professional cameras from our London Soho offices could not be easier.  All our camera hire packages are ready to shoot - pick the best hire package that suits your needs. 

We hire a wide range of professional cameras for production companies, camera operators, companies and individuals  - Contact us today to see how we can support your production.  

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Sony PXW FS 7

Hire the PXW-FS7 Sony camera which has an ergonomic grip design for easy handling and operability, making it ideal for one-man operation. The flexibility of its α Mount lens system and compatible interchangeable lenses can be used to maximum advantage. The PXW-FS7 features a 4K Super 35mm Exmor CMOS sensor and support for shooting in 4K 60p or Full HD at high frame rates up to 180 fps. Selectable recording formats include XAVC, which supports 4K 60p, Full HD 60p even in 4:2:2 10-bit recording, as well as the common MPEG-2 HD 422 format. Complete kit available.

To read more about the Sony FS7 - click here to go to the Sony official website.

If you'd like to hire accessories for your camera click here to see our lighting hire or audio hire.

1 Day Hire • £120 | Weekend • £300 | 5 Day Hire • £400 | 7 Day Hire • £500 plus 20% VAT 

 
 
 

Sony PDW 700 Camera Hire

The PDW-700 will take XDCAM HD performance to a new level. It will record stunning quality HD images at up to 50Mb/s onto 50GB Dual Layer Professional Discs. The PDW-700 will have three 2/3-inch progressive CCD sensors each with full 1920 x 1080 resolution using newly developed Power HAD technology. 

The PDW-700 has been designed to increase the appeal of XDCAM HD for applications such as news, European TV drama, documentary and mainstream entertainment programmes that required a high quality look.

1 Day Hire • £200 | Weekend • £350 | 5 Day Hire • £500 | 7 Day Hire • £600 plus 20% VAT  

 

Sony NEX F700 Camera Hire

The Sony NEX-FS700E is a 4K-ready NXCAM camcorder with a superior Super35mm CMOS sensor. It has incredible super slow-motion capabilities and an interchangeable E-mount lens system, offering unrivalled flexibility and creative expression. Hire this camera body and choose your lens to hire. The Sony NEX FS700 includes a number of features providing familiar professional operation and workflows, including 50/60Hz switchability, built-in ND filters, 3G-SDI interface and an enhanced exterior design. You can also hire this with the Atomos Ninja 10bit external recorder.

1 Day Hire • £100 | Weekend • £180 | 5 Day Hire • £300 | 7 Day Hire • £350 plus 20% VAT    

Canon C300 EOS Camera Hire

The new C300 Full HD camcorder has the form factor of a supersized DSLR, however it is clearly aimed solely at digital cinematography, with a total absence of still image capture as well as AF and AE functionality. This means that even when using a Canon EF lens on the C300 EF you won't get the benefit of the lens' auto focus capabilities. The C300 is a Full HD 1080p camcorder rather than being a 4K device even though its CMOS sensor is actually natively 4K resolution.

Whilst the C300 is the first Canon EOS badged camcorder, it shares many features with the XF305 camcorder: Hire Canon lenses with this camera

To read more about the Canon C300  - click here to go to the Canon official website.

If you'd like to hire a camera operator for your project please go to our camera op hire page.

1 Day Hire • £100 | Weekend • £180 | 5 Day Hire • £400 | 7 Day Hire • £470 plus 20% VAT    

 

Canon C100 EOS Camera Hire

The C100 is aimed at budget conscious independent videographers such as corporate video makers, event video producers, small video production companies and film schools,

The EOS C100 sports the Super 35mm Canon CMOS Sensor and Canon DIGIC DV III Image Processor and records at 24Mbps using an AVCHD codec for easy integration in existing production workflows.

 

The EOS C100 is ideally configured for single person use, with functions such as 1-touchauto iris, 1-shot auto focus and auto white balance. Full manual control over exposure and focus is also available when required. 


Hire separate Canon lenses with this camera - go to this page to see our lens hire options

1 Day Hire • £75 | Weekend • £140 | 5 Day Hire • £210 | 7 Day Hire • £300 plus 20% VAT   

 
 
 

Sony PMW - EX3 Camera Hire

The PMW-EX3 follows on from the successful launch of the new PMW-EX1 and offers all the great features of the PMW-EX1 in a new semi-shoulder design.

 

In addition to this new design the camcorder also features an interchangeable lens system, genlock, timecode and remote control capability for real added flexibility, offering a low-cost HD studio solution.The PMW-EX3 combines a state-of-the-art, non-linear XDCAM workflow with simply the best HD quality yet seen in a semi-shoulder  camcorder. Supplied 2 x 32GB 2x8GB SxS Xpress cards  OR  64GB SD card with adapter.

Please visit the official Sony website to see the full spec on the Sony EX3 before you hire.

1 Day Hire • £100 | Weekend • £180 | 5 Day Hire • £300 | 7 Day Hire • £360 plus 20% VAT   

Canon XF305 Camera Hire

A truly amazing camera to hire from Canon. Recording at 50mbps this camera is broadcast compliance and accepted by the BBC.

 

The Canon XF305, one of Canon’s first file-based professional camcorders, which combines an MPEG-2, 50Mbps, 4:2:2 codec with a Canon L-series lens and 3 Full HD CMOS sensors for superb HD video stored on CF card. Professional controls, good clear view finder and a solid build makes this an extremely good professional camera to hire. This model has SDI out and genlock, whereas the XF300 does not.

Visit the official Canon website and read the full spec on the Canon XF305 for hire.

1 Day Hire • £115 | Weekend • £200 | 5 Day Hire • £350 | 7 Day Hire • £445 plus 20% VAT    

Canon XF300 Camera Hire

The Canon XF300 can record at 50mbps making this camera broadcast compliance and accepted by the BBC.

 

The Canon XF300, one of Canon’s first file-based professional camcorders, which combines an MPEG-2, 50Mbps, 4:2:2 codec with a Canon L-series lens and 3 Full HD CMOS sensors for superb HD video stored on CF card. Professional controls, good clear view finder and a solid build makes this an extremely good professional camera to hire.

Visit the official Canon website and read the full spec on the Canon XF305 for hire. If you'd like to hire a camera operator for your production, please visit our camera operator hire page

1 Day Hire • £90| Weekend • £170 | 5 Day Hire • £270 | 7 Day Hire • £300 plus 20% VAT    

 

Canon XF100 Camera Hire

Hire Canon’s XA-10 compact full HD camcorder with 1/3inch CMOS sensor, 10x zoom lens and AVCHD recording and XLR audio inputs.

The innovative XA10 AVCHD camcorder packs Canon professional technology into an ultra-compact body. Exceptional functionality and versatility ensures outstanding video and audio performance. Perfect for corporate and professional filming.

NOTE: HDMI output does not produce LIVE video feed out.  

It only produces output on pre-recorded video's.

If you'd like to read more on  the Canon XF100 - go to the Canon official page before you hire.

1 Day Hire • £70 | Weekend • £125 | 5 Day Hire • £195 | 7 Day Hire • £225 plus 20% VAT    

 

Sony PMW - EX1 Camera Hire

The PMW-EX1 is the range of professional HD products - called XDCAM EX - which record onto memory-based SxS ExpressCard media. 


The PMW-EX1 combines a state-of-the-art, non-linear XDCAM workflow with simply one of the best HD quality yet seen in a compact camcorder. It is also the first handheld camcorder to carry the legendary CineAlta 24P brand with multiple frame rate recording capability such as 59.94i, 50i, and native 23.98P, as well being 1080i/720P switchable.    Supplied 2 x 32GB 2x8GB SxS Xpress cards or 64GB SD card with adapter.

Please visit the official Sony website​ to see the full spec on the Sony EX1 before you hire.

1 Day Hire • £80 | Weekend • £150 | 5 Day Hire • £300 | 7 Day Hire • £300 plus 20% VAT   

 

Canon XA-10 Camera Hire

Hire Canon’s XA-10 compact full HD camcorder with 1/3inch CMOS sensor, 10x zoom lens and AVCHD recording and XLR audio inputs.

The innovative XA10 AVCHD camcorder packs Canon professional technology into an ultra-compact body. Exceptional functionality and versatility ensures outstanding video and audio performance. Perfect for corporate and professional filming.

Please visit Canon's official website to read more facts on this Canon XA10 before you hire. If you'd like to hire lights or sound kit for your production please visit these pages. 

1 Day Hire • £50 | Weekend • £95 | 5 Day Hire • £155 | 7 Day Hire • £195  plus 20% VAT   

 

Sony MC50 Camera Hire

The Sony HXR-MC50E is an inexpensive camera to hire, ultra-compact AVCHD camcorder which records up to 6 hours of full HD images onto its 64GB of internal memory.  It can also record to SDHC cards.  


The new sensor captures Full HD video with superb contrast, rich colours and less picture noise.

It has a high resolution flip-out touch-screen LCD and a small LCD viewfinder for those who prefer to hold the camera to their eye when shooting.

Please visit the Sony official website to read up more information on this amazing camera. If you'd like to a backdrop frame or lights for your production, please visit these pages.

1 Day Hire • £45 | Weekend • £75 | 5 Day Hire • £155 | 7 Day Hire • £175 plus 20% VAT    

Sony HDR - Z1E HDV Camera Hire

Sony’s High Definition Video camcorder, the HDR-Z1E, is a first in many ways. This camcorder has three CCDs one for each primary colour of light whereby better colour information can be gathered, processed, and recorded than by a single CCD camcorder. The tapes used are the same standard MiniDV ones. DV recording and playback can be performed or the HDV mode utilised which uses MPEG2 to greatly increase the effective bandwidth for video data to HD TV levels.

1 Day Hire • £75 | Weekend • £120 | 5 Day Hire • £180 | 7 Day Hire • £200  plus 20% VAT   

 
 
 

Sony PD 150 & 170 Camera Hire

The Sony DSRPD170 digital camcorder was developed for business use and designed to professional specifications. The PD170 is ideal for corporate to large-scale filming. With improved video and audio performance and the ability to shoot true 16:9 anamorphic - this camera is excellent for most shoots.

1 Day Hire • £50 | Weekend • £80 | 5 Day Hire • £120 | 7 Day Hire • £145 plus 20% VAT    

GO PRO HERO 3,4,5 BLACK EDITION

We hire GoPro hero cameras. Ranging from the GoPro 3, 4's and the new 5's - a GoPro to suit all budgets. 

HERO5 Black is the most powerful and easy-to-use GoPro ever, thanks to its 4K video, voice control, one-button simplicity, touch display and waterproof design. Smooth stabilized video, crystal-clear audio and pro-quality photo capture combine with GPS to make HERO5 Black simply the best GoPro. Durable by design, HERO5 Black is waterproof to 33ft (10m) without a housing. HERO5 Can capture stunning 4K video and 12MP photos in Single, Burst and Time Lapse modes, all whilst automatically filtering out wind noise. Visit the official GoPro website for more information

1 Day Hire • £40 | Weekend • £55 | 5 Day Hire • £75 | 7 Day Hire • £85 plus 20% VAT