Media Loan

About Media Loan

Media Loan lends and provides instructional support for the use of audio, video, photography and presentation equipment to students for their academic work.

Students in programs and courses with coordinated media resources will include a media fee upon registration which covers use of Media Loan equipment and media lab and access. Equipment is also available to faculty and staff conducting college business.

Student Access

Conditions of Use and Rental Rates

General Access

General Access equipment is open to all enrolled students doing academic work.

Equipment Catalog 

Equipment and Software Help

If you have questions about Media Loan equipment or software, email medialoandl@evergreen.edu. You can also check the gear guides for equipment manuals and instructional videos.

More About Gear Guides

Advanced Production Services

Advanced Production Services equipment is reserved for advanced programs, media interns, or faculty use only.

Contact us at medialoandl@evergreen.edu if you are interested in using this equipment.

More About Conditions of Use and Rental Rates

Camera Equipment

Film Cameras
Limited film cameras are available. Contact Media Loan staff for questions and rentals. 

Video Cameras
A variety of video cameras, kits and lenses are available. Contact Media Loan staff for questions and rentals.

Audio Equipment

Audio equipment and kits are available. Contact Media Loan staff for questions and rentals.

Some equipment:

  • Sennheiser MKH-416 "Hollywood Mic" kits - 1 boom kit and 1 blimp kit.
  • Earthworks QTC50 (available as a pair or individually) - Ultra wideband, low noise omnidirectional recording microphone for quiet sources.
  • Assorted microphones – Lavaliers (wired & wireless), shotgun, dynamic cardioid, dynamic omnidirectional, condenser combo kit.
  • Zoom H6n Field Recorder.
  • Sound Devices 3-Channel Mixer.
  • Clapboards, fishpoles, shockmounts, monopods, production headphones, and windscreens.

Lighting Equipment

Lighting equipment and kits are available. Contact Media Loan staff for questions and rentals.

Grips

Grips are available. Contact Media Loan staff for questions and rentals.

  • C-stands hold lighting accessories like bounce cards, scrims or flags. C-stands are incredibly useful to have around to act as an extra set of hands.
  • Gobo-arms do the holding for the C- stands.
  • Sandbags are handy for keeping tripods, c-stands and light stands steady.
  • Apple boxes come in many sizes. They are useful for boosting the height of many objects on set.
  • Flags can make or break a lighting scheme. Ask for the flags that you want from the kit, including a “cookie”, diffusion, black, etc.
  • Gels for color correction and theatrical lighting effects (many colors available).
  • Tripods are selected for you by workers depending on which camera you requested.
  • Tripod spreader is a set of wheels for the tripod.
  • Wheelchair available for simpler or handheld tracking shots.
  • GlideCam is a hand-held camera stabilizer that creates smooth moving shots and allows the operator to walk, run, go up and down stairs, shoot from moving vehicles and travel over uneven terrain without any camera instability or shake.
  • CAME-ARGO 3 Axis Gimbal stabilizer creates smooth moving shots. For advanced media students only.
  • Jib arm for "crane shots".

Media Loan

Location

Office Hours

  • Winter — Mon: 12-4 pm, Tues 12-6 pm, Weds: 12-2 pm and 4-6 pm, Thur: 12-6 pm, Fri: 12-4 pm