Checkout Gear

The Learning Studio makes pro media gear available free to the ACU campus.

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All You Need Is Your ID

Students, faculty and staff can check out photo, audio and video gear free from the Learning Studio with a valid ACU ID.

Workshops

We offer regular media workshops to help you boost your skills.

Expert Help

Learning Studio Media Assistants are available to answer questions at the front desk seven days a week.

Cameras

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Canon 6D DSLR

Requires certification
Attend an upcoming training session

NEW full-frame DSLR camera captures still photos (20.2 megapixel) and HD video to removable SD cards (included). Checkout also includes Canon 24-105mm f/4.0 L IS lens, battery charger and USB cable.

 Canon 6D Tutorials

Canon 60D DSLR

Capture still photos (18 megapixel) and 1080p HD video to removable SD cards (included). Includes Canon 50mm/f1.8 lens, battery charger and USB cable.

 Canon 60D Tutorials

Canon M500 Camcorder

Records 1080p HD video on removable SD cards (included). Charging cable and USB cable included. Compatible with wireless lavalier microphones for presentations or events.

 How to transfer videos to your computer

Audio

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Blue Snowball USB Microphone

High-quality microphone for recording in an office or dorm room. Compatible with any computer.

Blue Yeti USB Microphone

High-quality microphone with audio monitoring through headphones. Compatible with any computer.

Rode Shotgun Video Mic and Boom Pole

The Rode shotgun condenser mic captures high-quality audio in the field. Pair it with any of our Zoom audio recorders. The mic comes with a boom pole and mini-stereo cable.

Zoom H4n Recorder

Advanced portable recorder for individuals or small groups. Uses SD card (included). Compatible with any microphone for presentations, events or interviews.

Zoom H2 Recorder

Portable recording for individuals or small groups. Uses SD card (included). Compatible with wireless lavalier microphone for presentations, events or interviews.

Zoom H1 Recorder

Portable recording for individuals or small groups. Uses mini-SD card (included).

Rode Video Mic

The Rode video mic works with the M500 camcorder and the 60D DSLR camera, and most other consumer-grade cameras.

Audio-Technica Wireless Lapel Mic

The Audio-Technica wireless lavalier microphone pairs with most cameras and audio recorders for remote wireless audio capture for live events and interviews.

Accessories

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Manfrotto Fluid Video Tripod

Manfrotto 502HD professional video head with adjustable drag control and Manfrotto 190XDB tripod legs.

 How to use the Manfrotto video tripod

Collapsible Reflector (52")

Westcott 6-in-1 reflector kit for diffusing or reflecting lighting outdoors.

 

Collapsible Green Screen (5' x 7')

Impact portable green screen.

 Lynda.com: Green Screen Techniques for Video

LED Light Kit

The Ikan LED video lighting kit includes 2 IB 500 LED lights and 1 iLED 312 light. All three lights feature a bright, wide-angle beam pattern, daylight to tungsten adjustability and an intensity dimmer.

 How to use the LED light kit

Litepanels Micro Light

Litepanels Micro LED on-camera light

Aputure Micro Light

Aputure Micro LED on-camera light

 

Casio Green Slim XGA Projector

Projectors are currently only available for use by faculty, departments or student groups with a faculty/staff sponsor.

Checkout Guidelines

Don’t try to repair LS gear yourself. Just tell us if equipment is broken or defective.

Remember to return all camera cards, cables and batteries, to avoid charges.

If equipment is lost or stolen, report it immediately to ACU Police.