Our Mission


" The policy at Queenstown CameraCompany is to provide the most up to date equipment available for hire "

Established in 2003 , Queenstown Camera Company has provided motion picture cameras and accessories for numerous film productions filming in Queenstown and the South Isalnd of New Zealand. An on-going purchasing program is ensuring the camera systems and lens list will increase to suit your requirements .

With the advent of digital cameras , the company has seen fit to aquire nine Arri Alexas

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The wait is over ......the Leica Summilux -C series lenses are here . After being on a waiting list for 3-4 years . We have taken delivery of 10 new lenses ranging form the 18mm to 100mm , to add to our ever growing inventory of high quality glass . Recent Academy award winner Emmanuel Lubezki was quoted as saying " I love the image qualities of those lenses , I love that you can be very closed focused . I love the weight. I love the way the lenses capture the quality of the actors' skin "

These are the only Leica Summilux-C lenses based in New Zealand. All lenses have a T- stop of 1.4 and unlike traditional lenses are designed to operate at their best when wide open . RI ecent

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The Zeiss Master Prime lenses are here in New Zealand for rent /hire .These are fast prime lenses , they all have a T stop of T1.3 allowing you to shoot in low light situations . They are high resolution , high contrast lenses . Roger Deakin s , the 12 time Oscar nominee is quoted as saying " I think the Master Primes are the fastest and cleanest lenses out there The set includes the 18mm , 25mm , 35mm , 50mm and 75mm, 100mm and 135mm , all T1.3 .

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Adding to our already growing collection of Cooke lenses , we are proud to add the Cooke anamorphic/ i lenses . We have a set of five lenses 25mm , 32mm , 40mm , 50mm , 75mm and 100mm . The 25mm , 135mm and 65m will be following shortly.

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Try out the new Arri Master Grips which have just arrived at Queenstown Camera . They give you the ability to adjust iris , focus , zoom elctronically while operating handheld . They also have the ability to install various camera functions into the grips and work seamlessly with the Arri Mini and Arri Amira .Powered through the L Bus cables , they intergrate perfectly with the micro motors which are also L Bus .Check out the Youtube page to see them in action.

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