Video tape 

transfer service

London Camera Hire

Professional Video tape transfer and encoding service
Machine hire and extra memory & storage rent

We hire DV machines that can be used to digitise in and out from an editing system or for simple playback. From small office players, to main facility decks Dvcamerahire offers a choice of decks to hire.
We have a range of DV, HDV and Digital betacam machines to hire to enable you to playback, dub or encode your footage. We can supply firewire cables to help you link up to your Mac or PC.
 
If you need more memory cards to shoot with then we can hire you cards for a day or long term hire making your storage really easy and hassle free.  You can hire SD cards, CF cars, P2 cards, SxS cards as well as adapters.  Hire an external drive for your shoot to transfer all your footage to whilst on set.  Hire external drives for your in-house edit - we hire 1,2,3 TB drives to suit your needs. 
 
Contact us to see if we can help you with your machine or memory hire needs. Below you will see some of the formats we can transfer.

Old Sony 1" & 2" Video tapes transfer service

We can transfer your entire library to any file format

If you have a library of old video tape such as 1", 2" D3 tapes we can encode them to any file format.  Digitising all of your video tapes will not only preserve them, but save you so much space and in turn money on rent. We have all old and vintage tape machines that allow us to transcode any tape format to any file format. 

We also have online online storage facilities too - so we can store your files online on our servers allowing for quick and easy retrieval.  Plus the safety of storing your files of-site.  

From £69 per tape

Video tape transfer to any file format

We can copy all your old video tapes, professional and domestic to any file format. 

We can transfer just one tape or your entire library of old format video tapes. Our tape archiving service is fast and very cost effective. We can encode your video tapes and then upload them to the cloud or to hard drives. 

From £59 - £349 per tape

External hard drives and memory cards to hire

Hard drive hire

We offer all types of hard drives to support your production.  If its a small sized hard drive for a few days or terabytes of storage for a long term project. 

Our drives to hire are mostly G-Tech and Lacie drives.  Call us to discuss your external hard drive requirements. 

1 Day Hire • from £25 per day plus 20% VAT

SxS cards, CF cards, QXD cards,

SD cards

Extra storage hire

If your shoot requires more memory we stock all types of camera memory cards.  SD, CF, SxS, QXD cards. 

We can you one card for one day or 10 cards for 6 weeks - let us know how we can help you with your memory card hire.

1 Day Hire • from £10 per day plus 20% VAT

Sony portable DSR 11 machine hire

Mini DV machine hire

The Sony DSR 11 is a great portable office machine that plays back both PAL and NTSC.  With Firewire in and out, this machine is perfect for transferring mini DV tapes to a file format or playback and logging. 

1 Day Hire • from £50 per day plus 20% VAT

Sony portable HVMR 15 machine hire

Mini HDV machine hire

The Sony HVMR is a great portable office machine that plays back both PAL and NTSC.  With Firewire in and out, this machine is perfect for transferring mini HDV tapes to a file format or playback and logging. 

1 Day Hire • from £50 per day plus 20% VAT

Sony DSR 2000 machine hire

Sony Digi Beta machine hire

Hire a Digi beta for archiving or digitising in to Avid, FCP or Premiere. Accepts Betacam SP and Digital Betacam tapes.  

1 Day Hire • from £70 per day plus 20% VAT

Dv Camera Hire Ltd

10-11 Percy Street

London W1T 1DN

0207 430 1811

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