Have you either found yourself with no documentation of an event that you presented or you get home and discover that the recording you did with wonderful atmospheric lighting looks like a black hole on the screen?
Boston Dance Alliance has a solution for you! We’re thrilled to offer our newest program to our members: Capture Your Moves! Through this program, members can rent a video camcorder and tripod through BDA by the day or week.
How good is this camera?
Standard Definition or High Definition
2.8W (LP Mode, LCD set to normal brightness)
Video Recording system
MPEG4-AVC / H.264
1/5.5-inch CMOS, RGB Primary Color Filter
Approx. 2.39 Megapixels
Video: Approx. 1.56 Megapixels (1664 x 936)
Dynamic IS ON: Approx. 1.04 Megapixels (1360 x 765)
What can I use the camera for? The camcorder may be used to for a variety of projects (except underwater dances!) Use the camera to record performances, classes, auditions, rehearsal, fund raising events, outdoor festivals – you name it!
How Long Can I Keep the Camera? The camera and tripod can be rented for a one-day, 2-day, 3-day or a week-long period. One day is considered noon to noon or any portion thereof; minimum rental time is one day. The camera can be picked up anytime from noon onward, and the latest pick-up time is 6pm.
How much does it cost?
The Above promotional prices are valid 12/12 through 3/31
All rentals must be paid for by credit card – sorry, no cash or personal checks. Cancellations must be made with three days notice; otherwise the renter will be charged the full rental fee. The renter will be responsible for any loss or damage. Please read the Terms of Agreement carefully.
Where Do I Pick It Up? Renters may pick up the camera at Boston Dance Alliance (19 Clarendon St., Boston) from 12-6pm the day of rental. Come to the office to sign for and check out the camera. If the renter cannot pick up the camera in person, notify us with the name of the designated person – the camera will not be released to unauthorized persons.
Stay Tuned BDA is planning several workshops on transferring and editing. Stay tuned for more information!
Ready to Rent? Please click the 'next' button to follow a short 4 step process. A $35 deposit (credit cards only) is required to secure your reservation.
Note: Reservations are made on a first come, first serve basis. Your rental is not confirmed until you receive an email from BDA confirming your date(s)/time(s). Cancellation policy: Full refund with 48 hour notice.
Here are some sample videos shot with the BDA's new camera: