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MON- 9-3PM

WED- 9-3PM


John Cage AV Equipment Cage Room #387

The AV equipment cage at 205 Hudson Street houses equipment for MFA and BFA students in the Studio Art Program.  This is the only equipment cage available for MFA and BFA students, as the AV equipment cage at 68th street is specifically dedicated for undergraduate students enrolled in Combined Media. Under the 205 Hudson street section of the blog you will see information for the AV equipment cage resources & policies.  

All equipment available for checkout and a link to its manual will be available here:


All reservations and returns must be made in person during open hours. The calendar will show what is currently checked out and when it will be returned:


Some equipment requires training before you will be authorized to use it. Please sign up for a workshop at the cage at 205 Hudson Street, Room 387. Thank you! 

Equipment available at 205 Hudson Street (We have 1 of each item listed below except if otherwise specified): 

Equipment Checkout Agreement 

DSLR Equipment:  Canon 5 D Mark IV   Canon 5D Mark III   Canon 6D 

Camera Lenses:  Canon 85mm F1.2 Lens  (2)CANON 24/105MM LENS  Carl Zeiss 50MM T* SLR-Lens ZE, ZF.2  Canon 50mm Lens Canon 17-40mm lens Canon TC-80N3 Shutter Release Cable 2 Canon Speedlite 600 EX-RT Canon Speedlite Transmitter for Speedlite 600 EX-RT

*How to sync 2 Canon Speedlites to a transmitter 

Video Equipment: XA25 Professional HD Camcorder  XF105 Professional HD Camcorder   Vixia HF G20 Go-Pro Hero 3+ Silver Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera with 25mm micro four thirds lens with Rode Condenser Mic 

Audio Equipment:  Rode Procaster Mic  Bose Wireless Speaker  Motu UltraLite AVB audio interface   Scarlet Red 2i2 audio interface  Audio Technica pro 37 microphone  Audio Technica pro 88 Wireless System  Auray Shock Mount  AURAY BOOM POLE  Fender P-150 Portable Sound System  (5) Genelec 8020 5.1 Monitoring Speaker System  (2) Genelec 8010 Bi Amplified Active 3'' Speaker  (6) KRK RoKit 5 G2 Two Way Active Studio Monitor Speakers Logitech Speaker System Z623  Mackie 402-VLZ Four Channel Audio Mixer  (3) Mackie 402VLZ4 Four Channel Audio Mixer  (6) M-Audio Studiophile BX5a speakers  microKORG XL+ SYNTHESIZER  Røde Lavalier Lapel Microphone  (2) Sennheiser MKE 600 Shotgun Microphone  SHURE SM58 Vocal Microphone (2) Tascam DR-40 4-Track Hand Held Audio Recorder  Tascam DR-44 Audio Recorder Tascam DR-100 Hand Held Audio Recorder  Yamaha Monitor Speaker MS101II 

Lighting Equipment:  Profoto-B2-250-AirTTL Location Kit  (2)Genaray LED Bi Color LED Lights  2 POCKET WIZARDS  (2) PROFOTO 2'OCTA SOFTBOX  (2) Profoto OCF Speedring  27" Hot Light Umbrellas 5-in-1 Reflector  (2) Lowel Pro-Light  (2) Lowel Rifa Ex 55  (2) Lowel Tota-Light  (2) Lowel V-Lights  Westcott Flex Daylight Led Light  Westscott Flex Portable Battery  

Grip:  Elvid 7'' On Camera Monitor  Impact 3 Light Green Screen Kit  MATTHEWS 40'' CENTURY STAND  GlideCam HD-2000  Auray MS-5230F Microphone Stand  Manfrotto 155 Double Ball Joint Head with Camera Platform and 035 Super Clamp  Manfrotto 114 MV Cine/Video Dolly  (2) Manfrotto 502 MVH Tripod Head with 546 Legs  Manfrotto Auto Poles Oben ACM-2400 Monopod  (2)MeFoto Roadtrip Tripod Berno tripod  

AV Projectors:  BENQ Short Throw Projector  Eiki Brilliant Projector LC-XB26  Epson Ex7230 Epson 750HD - Broken  In Focus IN26 Projector  Optoma Short Throw pocket projector  Optoma EP1691  Optoma PK320 Pocket Projector  Elmo Boxi T-200 Pocket Projector  (2) Panasonic PT-AX200U  Sharp PG-LW2000  Computers:  (2) Mac Mini (2006)  (2) Mac Mini (2010) 

Players:  (6) Apple USB Super Drive  Hitachi VHS Player (VT-M171A)  (2) LaCie DVD+RW (+R DL) Drive  Panasonic DVD Player (DMP-BD60)  (2) Panasonic Blue Ray Player (DMP-BD65)  (2) Panasonic Blue Ray Player (DMP-BDT110)  Panasonic DVD & VHS Player Sharp VHS player (VC-H820)  Sony DVD & VHS Player (SLV-D300P)  Toshiba TV Zenith TV Flat-screens & Displays:  19'' Samsung Led  21" Apple Cinema Display (2004)  32" 720p Samsung HDTV  (2)37" 720p Sharp HDTVs  40" 1080p Samsung HDTV 40'' Samsung Smart TV

 Film Photography:  (2) Crown Graphic 4x5 film cameras  4x5 film holders Toyo 4x5  Polaroid Pronto