The Art Foundation Program has a wide array of equipment available to students currently enrolled in the program.
Equipment can be browsed and reserved in advance by students currently enrolled in Art Foundation courses through checkout.art.vcu.edu
The following items can be checked out during office hours (M-F 8:30am-5:20pm):
Amps, microphones, and audio mixers
Canon Rebel DSLR Cameras
Insta 360 Cameras and Dive Cases
GoPro Action Cameras
Light Kits – LED; Lowel Tota, DP; Strobe
Manfrotto Fluid heads for tripod
Polaroid Cube Action Cameras
RIF6 Cube projectors
Zoom Sound Recorders
Zoom iQ6 mic for iPhone & iPad
Zoom Q4 Video Recorders
Hi Def Camcorders
Osmo Mobile Stabilizer for smartphones
Camera Stabilizer / Gimbal
Smartphone Adapter for Tripods
Ringlight with tripod and phone mount
Select light kits, Zoom Sound Recorders, tripods, and Canon Rebels are available for overnight checkout, due back by 5:20pm the following business day.
Select Zoom Sound Recorders, tripods, projectors, Canon Rebels and all Powershots are also available for 3 day checkout, due back by 5:20pm the day it is due.
Flip video cameras are also available for student checkout and can be borrowed for a week at a time.
Equipment cannot be checked out or returned on Saturdays and Sundays or days when the University is closed, such as holidays and inclement weather closure.
A large format printer, UV printer, laser engraver, vinyl cutters, and t-shirt printer are available for AFO student use in the Art Foundation computer lab. The technician’s availability is posted outside of the lab.
Additional resources and equipment are available in The Workshop at Cabell Library.