Learn about video recording limits in mirrorless and DSLR cameras, why they exist, and how to overcome them for long-form interviews and other projects.
Learn what lens flare means, how to avoid it or use it to your advantage in photography.
Get your gear precisely when you need it with our Same Day Rental Delivery option. For a $45 flat fee, have your gear delivered to you within a 3-hour window.
Learn about the techniques used to make a 7-episode web series, including lighting tricks, transforming a space into a set, and working within a very lean budget.
Save 15% right now with code SAVE15NOW. Grab cameras, lenses, and support gear for your next big gig! Plus, Memorial Day is FREE. This free day is applied automatically when your rental periods spans the holiday.
Get a quick understanding of depth of field for more cinematic results. Learn how aperture, distance, and focal length all play a role.
Got a big shoot coming up? Save big on your next order, plus check out our hottest new arrivals from Canon, Panasonic, DJI, and more!
Picking the best camera gear can be overwhelming. Here is a list of 25 special gear collections with cameras, lenses, and accessories hand-picked for you!
Try out the latest in cameras, lenses, and support equipment – or grab a favorite to capture your spring projects with our 20% off sale!
The Lumix S line marks a new chapter for Panasonic. They have made an exciting debut into full frame mirrorless cameras with the S1 and S1R, rentable today.
This week only, book any rental $99+ and get free express shipping! Gear will arrive to you in as little as 2 days.
The higher your bit rate, the higher the quality of your video. However, there is a trade off. Learn all about bit rate and what it means for your work.
What you need to know about getting a permit to shoot in National Parks. Plus, discover special use permits that give you amazing access to these parks.
Get up to $100 off your next camera gear rental order. The more you spend, the more you’ll save! Use code APRILSAVINGS before 4/7/19.
The Crane 3 is one of the most unique handheld portable gimbal systems around and is the latest flagship support system in Zhiyun’s esteemed lineup of handheld stabilizers. Here are some of its standout features.
Our used gear sale is back! Spring is here and it’s time for us to make room for new gear. That means big used gear savings for you with an additional 20% off on top of marked down prices.
This review covers performance options for photo vs video on the Canon EOS RP, including 4K/1080p limitations, AF control options, and more.
Check out four new high-powered, portable lighting kits with long-lasting batteries designed for both photography and videography.
Everything you need to know about camera and lens quality testing at BorrowLenses, plus tips on creating your own quality control checklist and information on used gear.
Each industry has rivalries and in photography it’s usually Canon vs Nikon. Find out which one is the right camera for you.
As a camera gets older, it’s important to be aware of your camera’s shutter count. Learn how this mechanism works and what the differences are between Canon, Nikon, and Sony.
Go beyond your smartphone and upgrade your blogging/vlogging gear to one of these cameras.
If you’re looking for a compact camera to take on your next travel adventure, check out our list of favorites. We’ve broken it down by size and portability, image quality, cost and more.
2018 had some notable upgrades and long-awaited innovations from Canon and Nikon. Discover the best camera gear of the year in our Top 10 list!
Save up to 60% on used gear. As the year comes to an end, we make room for new arrivals. No code needed, just shop and save up to 60% before 12/14.
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Our mission at BorrowLenses is to advance the photographic and cinematic dreams of pros and novices by providing superior, cutting-edge gear in an affordable way.
Rent, shoot, return. You choose what you want, when you want it, and for how long you want to rent it for. Gear arrives fully tested and cleaned in laser-cut foam with a return label for an easy experience.
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