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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.


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.


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Canon RP Mirrorless

Canon’s lightest full-frame camera, the Canon RP shoots 26 megapixel photos and records 4K video to removable SD cards (included). This camera accepts only Canon RF lenses and comes ready to shoot with a 24-105mm f4-7.6mm IS zoom lens.

 Canon RP Tutorials

Canon 6D DSLR

Full-frame DSLR camera captures still 20 megapixel photos and HD video to removable SD cards (included). The 6D accepts Canon EF lenses and checks out with a 24-105mm f4 L IS zoom lens.

 Canon 6D Tutorials

Canon 77D DSLR

The EOS 77D crop-sensor camera takes 24 megapixel photos and captures HD video. It accepts Canon EF lenses and comes equipped with a 50mm f1.8 prime lens.

 Canon 77D Tutorials

Canon Lenses

Other prime lenses available for checkout.

  • RF 35mm f1.8
  • RF 50mm f1.8
  • RF 85mm f2
  • EF 24mm f2.8
  • EF 28mm f1.8
  • EF 35mm f2
  • EF 50mm f1.4
  • EF 85mm f1.8

RF lenses work with the RP cameras and EF lenses with the DSLRs.


Jump to: Cameras | Accessories

Blue Snowball USB Microphone

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

 Recording Audio with a USB Mic

Rode MV7 Microphone

High-quality USB or XLR mic with audio monitoring through headphones. Compatible with any computer.

 Recording Audio with a USB Mic

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.

 Recording Audio for a Video Project

Zoom H4n Recorder

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

 Recording Audio for a Video Project

Zoom H2 Recorder

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

 Using a Zoom H2

Zoom F2 Lapel Mic

The Zoom F2 records audio independently as an audio-only field recorder or for later syncing with video.

 Zoom F2 Field Recorder

Audio Studio in a Box

This portable audio kit includes a Scarlett Focusrite 2i2 audio interface, Shure SM57 and SM58 mics, stands, cables, and headphones. Perfect for podcasting or musical recording.

 Using an Audio Interface


Jump to: Cameras | Audio

Manfrotto Fluid Video Tripod

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

 Using a Manfrotto Video Tripod

Collapsible Reflector (52")

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

 Folding up a Reflector

Collapsible Green Screen (5' x 7')

Impact portable green screen.

 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.

 Using the LED Light Kit

Aputure Micro Light

Aputure Micro LED on-camera light


Gorillapod Mobile and Mini

Portable tripods for mounting any phone or tablet for video recording or Zoom calls. Can be used with a small LED light or shotgun mic.

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.