Video Equipment Description
Matte Box rentals in Boston, MA. A matte box rental is a device used on the end of a lens to block the sun or other light source in order to prevent glare and lens flare. Hit and Run Productions has everything an independent filmmaker would need. From cameras, sound systems, lighting and wardrobe the can meet the needs of any film production. They have a massive inventory of camera rental equipment including video camera rentals, lenses, lighting and audio equipment services as well as cables, jibs, decks, grip accessories and much more. Servicing the Greater Massachusetts metro area with their video production equipment, including but not limited to Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Cambridge, Lowell, Brockton, New Bedford,Quincy, and the entire state of Massachusetts.
It performs essentially the same function as a lens hood and also mounts in front of the lens, but usually includes adjustable fins called French flags. Another purpose of a matte box is to hold glass or plastic filters in place in front of the lens. Today, matte boxes are made for DV cameras and HD cameras for the same reasons as for film cameras. Some are supported by two rods that run the length of the camera, while others are supported by the lens itself.
A matte box rental may have a bellows, a rigid sunshade or both, where the bellows is positioned within the rigid sunshade, having a mask which may be adjusted forward or back to suit the angle of view of the camera system.
Hit & Run has an extensive equipment list which includes everything from Arriflex camera packages to Fostex sound recording equipment. Hit & Run also has an extensive Wardrobe and props department, which includes police and military uniforms, theatrical handguns, and rifles. Hit & Run can also provide any production unit with professional crew, based in New York City. Contact Hit and Run for any of your Massachusetts Video Camera Rental needs. Servicing all of Massachusetts including Boston, Worcester, Springfield, Cambridge, Lowell, Brockton, New Bedford,Quincy, Fall River, Lynn, Newton, Somerville, and the entire state of Massachusetts
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