Where to hire...

Discussion in 'Australia Photography' started by Danny Rohr, Sep 29, 2003.

  1. Danny Rohr

    Danny Rohr Guest

    All,

    Can anyone advise me where to rent Canon EF telephoto lenses in Melbourne,
    preferably the in CBD as its easy for me to pickup.

    Danny.
     
    Danny Rohr, Sep 29, 2003
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    Nige Guest

    Give Teds a ring. Not sure what they have available for Canobs though.

    Nige
     
    Nige, Sep 30, 2003
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    Scott Coutts Guest

    Hi,

    Two hiring places are Teds (as pointed out previously) and Baltronics.

    Teds has more Nikon equipment, Baltronics has more Canon equipment.
    They both have Nikon and Canon equipment.

    Only the Prahran store of Teds Cameras have a hiring department. If
    you call any of the others, they'll tell you either "you cant hire
    from teds" or "call prahran". Anyhow, they have a few items.

    Canon EOS 1V RS
    Canon EOS 3 Body
    Canon EF 17-35mm f2.8 Zoom
    Canon 28-70mm f2.8
    Canon EF 28-105mm f32.8 Zoom
    Canon EF 70-200mm f2.8 Zoom
    Canon EF 20mm f2.8
    Canon EF 300mm f2.8
    Canon EF 2 x Converter
    Canon EZ 550 Flash Unit
    Canon EOS D10 Digital Camera Body

    Plus studio flashes, tripods etc.

    http://www.teds.com.au/www/94/1001102/displayarticlecategory/1001583.html
    (cut-and-paste the link)

    You can also hire from Baltronics. They have stuff located in
    Melbourne and Sydney, but if you give them time, they'll bring it
    from Sydney.

    http://www.baltronics.com.au/

    This is their canon list:

    Canon EOS-A2 Body w/VG-10 Vertical Grip
    Canon EOS-1V Body w/Power Drive Booster.
    Canon Speedlite 550EX 37.00 47.42 71.13 189.68 569.03
    Canon Speelite 540EZ
    Quantum battery 1 for 540ez & 550ex units
    Canon EF 14mm f2.8L Wide Angle Lens
    Canon EF 15mm f2.8L Fisheye Lens
    Canon EF 100mm f2.8 Macro Lens
    Canon EF 17-35mm f2.8L Lens
    Canon EF 28-70mm f2.8L USM Lens
    Canon EF 70-200mm f2.8L Lens
    Canon EF 300mm f2.8L USM Lens
    Canon EF 400mm f2.8L USM Lens
    Canon EF 600mm f4.0 USM lens
    Canon EF 1x4x Extender (300mm f2.8 becomes 420mm f4.0 AF)
    Canon EF 2x Extender (300mm f2.8 become 600mm f5.6AF)
    Canon EOS-1D digital 4 megapixel body with 192MB card 2 and
    battery Canon D-30 digital body w/battery grip, 16 + 128MB card,
    cables etc
    Canon EOS-1D spare battery NP-E3
     
    Scott Coutts, Sep 30, 2003
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  4. Danny Rohr

    Scott Coutts Guest

    Hi,

    Two hiring places are Teds (as pointed out previously) and Baltronics.

    Teds has more Nikon equipment, Baltronics has more Canon equipment.
    They both have Nikon and Canon equipment.

    Only the Prahran store of Teds Cameras have a hiring department. If
    you call any of the others, they'll tell you either "you cant hire
    from teds" or "call prahran". Anyhow, they have a few items.

    Canon EOS 1V RS
    Canon EOS 3 Body
    Canon EF 17-35mm f2.8 Zoom
    Canon 28-70mm f2.8
    Canon EF 28-105mm f32.8 Zoom
    Canon EF 70-200mm f2.8 Zoom
    Canon EF 20mm f2.8
    Canon EF 300mm f2.8
    Canon EF 2 x Converter
    Canon EZ 550 Flash Unit
    Canon EOS D10 Digital Camera Body

    Plus studio flashes, tripods etc.

    http://www.teds.com.au/www/94/1001102/displayarticlecategory/1001583.html
    (cut-and-paste the link)

    You can also hire from Baltronics. They have stuff located in
    Melbourne and Sydney, but if you give them time, they'll bring it
    from Sydney.

    http://www.baltronics.com.au/

    This is their canon list:

    Canon EOS-A2 Body w/VG-10 Vertical Grip
    Canon EOS-1V Body w/Power Drive Booster.
    Canon Speedlite 550EX
    Canon Speelite 540EZ
    Quantum battery 1 for 540ez & 550ex units
    Canon EF 14mm f2.8L Wide Angle Lens
    Canon EF 15mm f2.8L Fisheye Lens
    Canon EF 100mm f2.8 Macro Lens
    Canon EF 17-35mm f2.8L Lens
    Canon EF 28-70mm f2.8L USM Lens
    Canon EF 70-200mm f2.8L Lens
    Canon EF 300mm f2.8L USM Lens
    Canon EF 400mm f2.8L USM Lens
    Canon EF 600mm f4.0 USM lens
    Canon EF 1x4x Extender (300mm f2.8 becomes 420mm f4.0 AF)
    Canon EF 2x Extender (300mm f2.8 become 600mm f5.6AF)
    Canon EOS-1D digital 4 megapixel body with 192MB card 2 and battery
    Canon D-30 digital body w/battery grip, 16 + 128MB card, cables etc
    Canon EOS-1D spare battery NP-E3
     
    Scott Coutts, Sep 30, 2003
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  5. Danny Rohr

    Danny Rohr Guest

    Thanks for that information, I am a little supprised only 2 places do it.

    Do they only have 1 each of the listed items?

    Danny.
     
    Danny Rohr, Sep 30, 2003
    #5
  6. Danny Rohr

    Derek Guest

    Camera Exchange in Lonsdale St also have some lenses
     
    Derek, Oct 1, 2003
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