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Equipment Checkout

Students must present a valid USF ID to checkout and return equipment within 72 hours. Some guidelines:

  • Equipment is checked-out on a first-come-first-served basis.
  • A student may only check out ONE camera and ONE Audio Recorder at a time.
  • No renewals are allowed; there is a 24 hr. waiting period for an additional request.
  • Overdue fines are $30 per day per item/ maximum $60 fine per item
  • All equipment must be present at check-in.
  • Students and staff are responsible for the equipment they check out. All equipment is inspected by library staff prior to check-out to ensure that it is in good operational condition. Patrons will be charged for any repair or replacement costs incurred for equipment that is returned damaged.

Available Equipment

Panasonic HC-V720 HD Digital Camcorder

3D Ready 1MOS with Wi-fi

  • 3D Ready Hi-Definition 1 MOS camcorder, 3″ LCD screen
  • Built-in Wi-Fi, intelligent zoom x50, optical zoom x21, wide 28mm lens, 5.1 channel zoom, gun mic, new wind canceller
  • SD card, NFC,eye-fi compatible, 1/2.3″ (4.14M) effective pixel, balance shot

GoPro Hero3 Camera

Compact, durable & HD quality video camera

  • Capable of Capturing 1080p 30 fps and 720p 60fps video plus 5MP photos at a rate of 3 photos per second
  • Waterproof housing is rated to a depth of 197 ft.
  • 1050mAh rechargeable lithium-ion battery, charging via USB

Canon T5i Camera

18.0 Megapixel CMOS (APS-C) sensor, 14-bit A/D conversion, ISO 100-12800 for shooting from bright to dim light and high performance DIGIC 5 Image Processor for exceptional image quality and speed.

  • EOS Full HD Movie mode with Movie Servo AF
  • High-speed continuous shooting up to 5.0 fps
  • Vari-angle Touch Screen 3.0-inch Clear View LCD monitor II
  • Multi Shot Noise Reduction provides outstanding noise reduction

Audio Zoom ZH1

Handy Portable Digital Recorder

  • Stereo X/Y mic configuration captures perfect stereo images
  • Same frequency and SPL handling as popular Zoom H2
  • Records Broadcast WAV (BWF) at 96kHz/48kHz/44.1kHz at 16-bit or 24-bit
  • Records MP3 from 48 to 320kbps for maximum recording time
  • Hi-Speed USB 2.0 port

Audio-Technica ATR-3350 Lavalier

Omnidirectional Condenser Microphone

  • Element Of Condense, Polar pattern, Omnidirectional
  • Freq resp: 50 Hz-18,000 Hz, Imp: 1000 ohm +/-30%
  • Omni pickup pattern offers full coverage
  • No adapter included, mics are mono

(see recorder instructions above)


NOTE: Tripods also available at Library Services Desk for checkout.

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