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Need an Extra Hand? Trials Begin at BorrowLenses for Photography Assistant Rental

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Logistically messy and perhaps ethically unorthodox, we labored over the decision to start offering actual, human photography assistants for rent. The demand was too high to ignore and so we’re launching a trial run. Finally, picking up an extra hand is now as easy as getting a spare body.

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Save on shipping and pick up fees when you combine your gear rental with an assistant rental.

Gone are the days of posting to Craig’s List at the last minute hoping for the cheapest GWC. Heck, rent our guy and he’ll hand carry your lens rentals to your gig – talk about saving on shipping!

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Shoots like these don’t assist themselves. Benjamin Von Wong has already put in a reservation for our Photography Assistant.

Rent our new Photography Assistant today. Curious what the experience is like? See the video review on our listing.

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Alexandria Huff is a portrait photographer based in San Francisco. Her tutorials can be found here on the BorrowLenses Blog, 500px, Shutterfly, Snapknot, and SmugMug. She specializes in studio lighting. Follow her work on 500px.

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Comments

  • Yancy says:

    Nice April Fools Post

  • […] BorrowLenses is making the ethically questionable but financially sound decision to start renting out human photography assistants. It seems Ben Von Wong has already taken advantage! You can rent those here at $150 per week. […]

  • Looking for someone Male, not scared of heights and a knack for putting out fires capable of carrying heavy loads with a good sense of humor.

  • […] BorrowLenses is making the ethically questionable but financially sound decision to start renting out human photography assistants. It seems Ben Von Wong has already taken advantage! You can rent those here at $150 per week. […]

  • […] BorrowLenses trifft die ethisch fragliche aber finanziell solide Entscheidung, um menschliche, Fotografieassistenten heraus zu mieten zu beginnen. Es scheint, dass Ben Von Wong bereits ausgenutzt hat! Sie können die bei $150 pro Woche hier mieten. […]

  • […] BorrowLenses is making the ethically questionable but financially seem decision to begin leasing out human photography assistants. It appears Ben Von Wong has made good use! You are able to rent individuals here at $150 each week. […]

  • Pix A. Rezzo says:

    Is the photography assistant self-contained or does it require additional accessories like clothes and/or food?

  • […] BorrowLenses is making the ethically questionable but financially sound decision to start renting out human photography assistants. It seems Ben Von Wong has already taken advantage! You can rent those here at $150 per week. […]

  • […] Borrow Lenses has their share of jokes too.  Borrow Lenses is known for their rental of photo and video gear.  As of today they now offer a photography assistant rental too.  While the idea is quite clever, don’t we wish it was easy as that.  Be sure to check out the video they created for it too LOL. […]

  • […] BorrowLenses is making the ethically questionable but financially sound decision to start renting out human photography assistants. It seems Ben Von Wong has already taken advantage! You can rent those here at $150 per week. […]

  • […] BorrowLenses is making the ethically questionable but financially sound decision to start renting out human photography assistants. It seems Ben Von Wong has already taken advantage! You can rent those here at $150 per week. […]

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