The Educational Media team offer a small number of video cameras for loan to academic staff on a short-term basis, these range from 'GoPro' style action cameras to a 4K 'prosumer' type of camera.
Our media equipment loan service is aimed at academic staff who need to create media content for teaching materials to support lectures, practicals, and seminars. Video recording equipment includes cameras and webcams along with the required accessories such as tripods. microphones and lighting equipment are listed on separate pages.
The Educational Media team can be found in the Cruciform Building, on Huntley Street To make a booking please contact the team. The team are happy to advise you, however please note that it is advisable that all face to face meetings are by appointment only.
Video Cameras and Camcorders
The following is a list of cameras available, each camera is supplied with a relevant tripod or mini-tripod, battery, and SD memory card.
|These cameras require users to have a level of knowledge in video production.|
Sony HD NEX-VG30H
Canon LEGRIA HF G50
Canon HD XA20
|These cameras are simple to use and require only a rudimentary knowledge|
These cameras are suitable for both video and photographic production
Sony RX10 1V
These cameras have multiple uses and are great as a second camera if you need to set up different angles.
DJI OSMO Action Camera
DJI Osmo Pocket Camera
Compact Cameras (with video capability)
A compact camera is ideal for 'talking head' style videos, especially where a better quality result is required compared to using a webcam. They are mainly used for vlogging and can be very useful if filming whilst moving.
Panasonic Lumix LX100
Manual (click on link below)
Canon G7X Mk1
Canon G7 X Mk111
Canon EOS M6 Mk11
Canon Legria Mini X
|A limited number of Webcams are being distributed to departments for staff use by the ISD IT Customer Relations team. Therefore we no longer have such devices within our loan service. Further information on how to gain access to a departmental device will follow after distribution.|