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Cinema Arts Production Equipment

Production Equipment

Students use state-of-the-art industry-standard equipment to produce films and projects. Some of our production equipment includes:

  • Cameras
    • Sony PMW-FS7 camera package
    • Sony PMW-F5 camera package
    • Panasonic DVX200 4K camera package
  • Accessories
    • Odyssey 7Q+ monitor/external recorders
    • 24” HD monitor
    • 17” HD monitor
    • Other professional equipment including small HD monitors, viewfinders, slates, spiderbraces, mount converters and more.
  • DSLR cameras
    • Nikon D50
    • Canon T3i
    • Canon T3
  • Lenses
    • Zeiss ZF.2 Cine prime lenses 
      • 15mm, 25mm, 35mm, 50mm, 80mm
    • FS7 canon lens kit
      • 16mm, 35mm, 50mm, 85mm, 100mm
    • Ruby 14-24 T2.8
    • Nikon 70-200mm f2.8
  • Audio
    • Sound devices 664 six-channel portable production mixer with integrated recorder
    • Sennheiser MKE 416 shotgun mic
    • Zoom H2n, H4n, H6n audio recorders
    • Zoom H6n shotgun mic
    • Dual Sennheiser G4 lavaliere mics
    • Various professional audio recording and rigging equipment including boom poles, mike clamps, mole skin, wind filters, noise dampening cages and more.
  • Lighting 
    • Lowell Tota, Omni, Pro tungsten lighting kit
    • Arri Softbank D5 HMI light kit plus
    • Rosco LitePad daylight kit
    • Astra Litepanel bicolor kit
    • 575 D5 Fresnel HMI lights
    • Arri D12 1200W HMI Fresnel lights
    • Fluorescent Softbox kit
    • Chinaball kit
    • KW/2 LSL fluorescent light kit
    • Sekonic light meter
    • Various electrician equipment including extension cords, splitters, hand dimmers, surge protectors and more.
  • Grip Equipment
    • Fischer Doorway dolly with sleds
    • 4ft, 8ft straight dolly track
    • 90º curve dolly track
    • 100mm HiHat
    • 40” C-stands
    • 20” C-stands
    • 18” and 24” C-stand extension
    • Bounce card kit
    • Westcott fast flags scrim kit
    • Standard flag kit
    • 4x4 flag kit
    • 40”x40” reflector, yoke and stand
    • 8x8’ overhead butterfly 
    • Flex fill - silver/muslin
    • Duvatine
    • Various professional grip equipment including quicker clamps, crimping wedges, butterfly clamps, apple boxes, hand clamps, sandbags, pipe clamps and much more.


Production Equipment

Cinema Arts Department Facilities

  • Two PC-Animation Labs with XP-PEN Monitor Drawing Tablet
  • Two Individual PC-Animation Suites with XP-PEN Monitor Drawing Tablet
  • Animation Software:
    • Adobe Creative Suites: After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere, etc.
    • Cinema 4D
    • ToonBoom Harmony
    • Autodesk Maya
    • Zbrush
    • Dragon Frame
    • Unreal Engine
  • Three Mac Edit Labs
  • Five Individual Mac Edit Suites
  • Two Color Correction Suite with Blackmagic Design DaVinci Resolve Mini Panels
  • Software Available:
    • Adobe Creative Suites: After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere, etc…
    • Avid Media Composer
    • Avid Protools Ultimate
    • Movie Magic Budgeting
    • Movie Magic Scheduling
    • DaVinci Resolve
  • 3 Screening Facilities
  • Main Screening Theater: GRW Theater (seats 215 people, high-definition projection and Dolby 5.1 surround sound)


Screening Rooms

  • Main 5.1 Mixing Room with Pro Tools Ultimate, Avid C24 mixing desk, and 90" Full HD LED TV
  • Secondary 5.1 Mixing Room with Pro Tools Ultimate and Avid Artist Control/Mix surfaces
  • Foley/ADR Recording Suite

A photo of the soundstage.Soundstage

A 2,738-square-foot soundstage three stories high, a 15-foot-high catwalk and 24-foot-high ceilings with ETC Lighting System to provide professional-level learning opportunities to students in multiple disciplines, including cinematography, audio work, lighting work and aesthetics. Check out more photos of the soundstage.

Production Studios

  • Two Production Studios
  • 10' x 12' Green Screen
  • 20' x 13' Two-wall Cyc
  • 30-ft Screening Facility
  • DMX Lighting Grid w/96 Dimmers

Pictured is the writer's room on campus.

The writer’s room is where screenwriting students can workshop their screenplays in a professional setting.

  • Two 60” Full HD Smart LED TV
  • HD Webcam Capabilities for Skype Sessions
  • Power-Outlets at Table for Laptops

Map of Cinema Arts Facilities