Movie Gear: Multimedia Equipment for Students at Lamont

About the Movie Gear

Students may borrow all of the following equipment the same way as books. Students are advised to call the Lamont Circulation Desk at 617-495-2452 to check availability first.


Blue Microphones Snowball USB Microphone

Blue Microphones Snowball USB Microphone
  • Uniquely designed plug-and-play USB mic connects to either a Mac or PC
  • Dual capsule design and unique three-pattern switch can handle everything from soft vocals to loud garage band
  • Switchable mic patterns for a variety of recording applications, including podcasts
  • Swivel mount located on the bottom center of the mic body
  • No additional software required

(2) Rode VideoMic Directional Video Condenser Microphones

Rode VideoMic Directional Video Condenser Microphone
  • Broadcast and studio sound quality condenser microphone with wind-shield
  • Two step high-pass filter - flat or 80 Hz; three step PAD - 0, -10, -20dB
  • Integrated cold shoe mount, 1/4" and 3/8" thread
  • 9 V battery operation
  • Online Quick Start Guide

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(2) Canon VIXIA HF R32 Full HD Camcorders

Canon VIXIA HF R32 Full HD Camcorder
  • Capture HD 1920 x 1080 Video
  • SD/SDHC/SDXC Slot & 32GB Flash Memory
  • Record in AVCHD or MP4 Formats
  • Optical 32x Zoom & 1020x Digital Zoom
  • Built-in Wi-Fi
  • Online Quick Start Guide

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(3) SD Cards

SD Card
  • 32GB capacity holds up to eight hours of HD video
  • SDHC specification
  • Carrying case included
  • Compatible with HD camcorders also available for borrowing

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Lighting and Set Accessories

(2) Tripods

  • Oben AC-1310 3-Section Aluminum Tripod with BA-0 Ball Head
  • Approximately 5' maximum height
  • 11 lb Load Capacity
  • Lightweight - Weighs Only 3.4 lb
  • Removable Head

Three-Light Mini-Boom Kit

Light and Boom Kit

X-Drop Kit

X-Drop Kit
  • 5' x 7' green screen, wrinkle-resistant
  • Telescopic arms and legs on the stand make it easy to set up and tear down
  • Grommets on top and bottom make for rapid hanging; no need to worry about orientation
  • Lightweight and easy to carry; ideal for on-location set-ups

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