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Considerations when renting a vtrs & deck
If you are filming a movie or a television show, or even some high quality videos for YouTube, one of these devices could be a huge benefit. They can help to make the quality of your work better and more efficient since you will need to have fewer reshoots. When you are choosing a device for rent, make sure that it works with your cameras and other equipment, and that it has the features you want and need for your production. In addition, make sure you have someone on the crew who knows how to operate the device.
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Teranex VC100

The Teranex VC100 is a great fit for production companies looking to convert video from foreign formats to US format, or vice-versa. The Teranex VC100 brings legendary Teranex image quality to the Br ...
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$150.00/day
$300.00/week
$1,000.00/month

Sony J-30 Digital Betacam Player

The compact design makes the J-30 ideal for personal, desk-top use. It has all the features required for viewing, logging and feeding material to a non-linear editing system. The J-30 Compact Player c ...
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$150.00/day
$250.00/week

Sony SRW 5800/2

Whether you’re editing a major motion picture trailer or a local television commercial via HD video, the Sony SRW-5800 gives you everything you need at a reasonable cost. The Sony SRW-5800/2& ...
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$500.00/day
$1,000.00/week
$3,000.00/month

Panasonic AJ-HD3700 D5 HD VTR

The AJ-HD3700 D-5 HD mastering VTR is the ultimate multi-format production tool. You can record and play both HD and SD, both 24 and 25 frame. One machine does it all: 1080, 1035, 720 and 480. Finally ...
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$450.00/day
$900.00/week

Sony PDW-U2

Handles all XDCAM file formats The PDW-U2 handles files in all formats: XDCAM HD422, XDCAM HD and XDCAM SD. The unit also allows data file recording using a User Data folder Supports high capacity q ...
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$1,000.00/month

Sony PDW-U1 XDCAM Drive

he PDW-U1 extends the IT credentials of XDCAM by offering a simple and portable drive that can be used with a PC or Mac for viewing purposes (using free Sony software) or full read/write* access with ...
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$125.00/day
$250.00/week

Sony SRW-5500 HDCAM SR Recorder

The SRW-5500 is a high-end HD digital videocassette recorder that employs the HDCAM-SR format. This VTR also allows recording and playback of the well-proven HDCAM format. Applications range from HDTV ...
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$1,000.00/week
$3,000.00/month

Panasonic AJ-HD1400 DVCPro HD VTR

The Panasonic AJ-HD1400 is a DVCPRO HD VTR in a cost-effective, lightweight package. Capable of playing back all broadcast level HD, as well as both DVCPRO 50 and 25 standard-definition formats, the u ...
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$175.00/day
$350.00/week

Sony PDW-F1600

The Sony PDW-F1600 is ideal for anyone from local news crews to CNN-level newscasts! The Sony PDW-F1600 is a compact HD recorder which provides outstanding picture quality of MPEG HD422 as well as an ...
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$250.00/day
$500.00/week
$1,600.00/month

Teranex VC120

The Teranex VC120 is a  revision of the Teranex VC100 with all the same great features plus the addition of 3G and 4:4:4 video processing. The Teranex VC120 brings legendary Teranex image qualit ...
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$150.00/day
$300.00/week
$1,000.00/month

Panasonic AJ-SD93 DVCPro VTR

The compact Panasonic AJ-SD93 desktop VTR is ideal for production tasks that employ several types of digital video cameras. Equipped with IEEE 1394 interface, the AJ-SD93 is ready for use with a nonli ...
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$125.00/day
$250.00/week

Sony PDW-F1600 XDCAM HD Recorder

The PDW-F1600 is a compact HD recorder which provides outstanding picture quality of MPEG HD422 as well as an eight-channel (HD-SDI), 24-bit audio recording capability. The foundation of the PDW-F1600 ...
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$500.00/week
$1,500.00/month

Features of vtrs & decks

dvr rentalsThe device works very similarly to something such as a tape deck, although it is a bit more complex. There is a record button, as well as a play, pause, rewind, fast forward, and stop button. You will be able to replay the information you just recorded easily. Many of the units also have a jack for headphones, so you can hear what you’ve recorded as well. Of course, there are many different options available when it comes to VTRs and decks, and each will have its own features. However, the basics tend to be the same.

How vtrs & decks work

The VTR or deck will connect to the camera, and it will record what the camera records. This can work with both film and digital cameras alike. Once the director records, he or she can then ask the VTR operator to go back and play back the last scene. This provides instant feedback so they can know how well the scene went and whether another take might be in order. It also helps with framing, choreography, and more so that directors are able to know they are getting the best performances and shots possible

About vtrs & decks

The VTR is the video tape recorder. Many film cameras will allow the VTR to record and then play back what they just filmed. This makes it easy for the directors and the performers to see what they filmed and to determine whether they want to do another take. This is extremely useful when you are working with actual film, since you can’t actually see the 35mm film until it has been processed in the lab.

VTRs & Deck Applications

  • Film
  • Television
  • Commercials
  • Videos

VTRs & Deck Manufacturers

  • Sony
  • Panasonic
  • JVC

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