In this video Steve Tobnenkin, CEO of Birns and Sawyer, explains the rental process, the benefits, the gear available, and the requirements in this episode of Digital Cinema Training. Topics include: establishing a good relationship, credit, insurance, terms and conditions, prep day, and returning your equipment.
Rental Guide (1:55) -- Renting vs. Buying Pros and Cons (0:51) -- Every Job is Different (3:06) -- How to Get the Most of A Rental House (6:03) -- Respect = Favors (2:31) -- "Full Package" Rental Houses and Economies of Scale (2:07) -- The Rental Contract (Line by Line): Cover Page (8:00) -- (Line by Line): Rental Application (4:13) -- (Line by Line): Project Specs (3:38) -- (Line by Line): Insurance Requirements (4:51) -- (Line by Line): Legal Page (6:16) -- The Rental Price Sheet (2:24) -- "Book Rate" vs. Negotiated Rate (0:45) -- The 3-Day Week (0:57) -- Travel Days (0:47) -- The Rental Agent (3:47) -- The Film-Style Gear Prep (5:42) -- The Film Style-Gear Prep (Illustrated in the Field) (5:41) -- Communication and Backup (3:24) -- Equipment Return (2:46) -- Give Credit if Possible (1:06) -- Credits: Gear Rental: Gear Guide-Digital Cinema Training (0:10)
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