Enjoy the weekend, we re-open Tuesday at 10:00am
Kino Flo Tegra 4 Foot 4Bank DMX now available for rent at Film Equipment Hire
We have just got in some Kino flo Tegra lights, it’s a fluorescent fixture that combines features of the popular Diva-Lite series with those of a traditional 4-bank Kino Flo to create a lightweight head with onboard dimming and output equivalent to 1,000 watt tungsten lights, each tube can be switched on/off individually and the dimming works really nice. Pricing starts at 60 Euro per day ExVat.
We have supplied many Storyland entrants over the years, the 2014 competition is now open for submissions and its a brilliant vehicle for up and coming talent.
Being a business proudly located in Fingal we are delighted to be sponsoring, in conjunction with TG4, Best Irish Language Film at this years Fingal Film Festival. The festival was founded in 2012 to promote film making in the Fingal area through workshops. training programs and screening Independent films.
Fingal has the potential to become a major area for Film Making, we have an International Airport, close to Dublin City, stunning countryside, beautiful coastal areas, harbour towns , historic houses and many talented crew living in the county.
The winning Best Irish Language Film will receive a three day rental package from Film Equipment Hire Ireland valued at 3,000 Euro and will have their film broadcast on TG4 so get working!
Submissions up to June 30th
New MTF Sony F5 to Canon EF adapter now available
We now have a new MTF Canon EF to Sony FZ adapter in stock, this will allow our Customers use our EF Mount manual Lenses on the Sony F5 Cameras, these include the Canon Cinema Primes, Rokinon Primes and our new Tokina Cinema Zooms. There will be about a 1.5x magnification factor using this mount.
Details as follows:
This is a mechanical adaptor with no electronics. The aperture on Canon EF lenses must be set beforehand or suitable for Manual Lenses
This adaptor allows you to fit any Canon EF mounted lens to Sony’s new FZ-mount camera, such as the F3, F5 and F55.
(Please note. Using this adaptor will introduce a magnification factor of 1.5X with full frame lenses)
- Compatible with any current and future Sony FZ-mount cameras, such as the F3, F5 and F55
- Original design for intuitive operation
- Flat black coated internal baffle
- Impossible to damage lens during fitting and operation
Sony PMW-F3, Sony PMW-F5, Sony PMW-F55
We were delighted to sponsor the recent March on Film Competition. There was some really great entries, the Best Film Award however really stood out, Drift by Massimo G Riffin
Well done to all the entrants and award winners. Full details can be found on the March On Film website
The highly regarded Tokina 11-16mm F2.8 has long been admired for its fast sharp optics, many people have had them modified to make them easier to work with on film cameras, now Tokina has brought out a new Cine version with a a special all-metal cinema housing, permanent 0.8 lens gears for all three barrels (Focus/Iris/Zoom), a de-clicked aperture, T-stopped at T.3 along with distance scaling.
The Lens mount is Canon, a PL Version will be available shortly. The lens covers a Super 35mm sensor, on the Larger Full Frame 35mm (canon 5D etc), there will be some vignetting at its widest. We have also got in an MFT EF adapter for the F5’s so this lens can be used with them.
The second of the two lenses, the Cinema ATX 16-28mm T3.0, covers not only Super 35 and APS-C sensors, but also full-frame sensors. Available in Canon EF and PL mounts we hope to have it in stock soon
Tokina 11-16 Cine Lens is priced at 40 Euro per day ExVat