Aviva Rental Systems, affordable, pro-grade audio visual equipment rentals and professional AV tech services
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AVIVA Rentals provides comprehensive audio visual production services management with affordable, pro-grade audio visual equipment and professional AV tech services to conferences, conventions and events large and small from Virginia Beach to the Blue Ridge mountains & throughout the mid-Atlantic.
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Video Camera Rentals

AVIVA Rental Systems is Virginia's source for 3-chip digital video camera rentals. Choose from the Canon XL1 or the Canon GL-2 video cameras. AVIVA also has a selection of camcorders available for rental, including the JVC Everio camcorders.

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GL-2 Camera Rental

Specifications for the Canon GL-2 digital video camera:

Digital Video

Power Supply (rated) - 7.2 V DC

Power Consumption - 4.8 W (using viewfinder). 5.7 W (using LCD screen)

Television System - EIA standard (525 lines, 60 fields) NTSC color signal

Video Recording system - 2 rotary heads, helical scanning system DV system (consumer digital VCR SD system);

Audio Recording system - PCM digital sound: 16-bit (48 kHz/2ch); 12-bit (32 kHz/4ch)

Image Sensor - 3 CCD 1/4" Pixel Shift (charged coupled device) 410,000 pixels (380,000 effective pixels)

Tape Format - Videocassettes bearing the MiniDV mark

Tape Speed - SP: 3/4 ips (18.81 mm/sec); LP: 1/2 ips (12.56 mm/sec)

Maximum Recording Time (with an 80-min. cassette) - SP: 80min; LP: 120 min

Fast Forward/Rewind time - 2 min. 50 sec (with a 60 min cassette)

Lens - f/1.6 -2.9, 20X POWER ZOOM, 4.2-84MM

Focusing System - TTL autofocus, manual focusing possible

Minimum Focusing Distance - Tele: 3.3 ft (1m); Wide: 0.39 in (1cm) on maximum wide angle

Frame Rate - 1/15,000 sec.

Minimum Illumination - 6 lx

Recommended Illumination - more than 100 lx

Filter Diameter - 58mm

Viewfinder - 0.44 in., color LCD (approx. 180,000 pixels)

LCD Screen - 2.5 in. measured diagonally (6.4 cm), 200,000 pixels (approx.)

Microphone - Stereo electret condenser microphone

DV Terminal - Special 4-pin connector (based on IEE 1394)

Video Terminal - 1 VP-p/ 75 (Y signal) ohms unbalanced

S-video Terminal - 1Vp-p (Y signal), 0.286 Vp-p (C signal)

Audio Terminal - -10 dBV, less than 3 kohms, unbalanced

Operating Temperature range - 32-104° F (0-40° C)

Dimensions - 4 5/8 x 5 3/8 x 12 in (118 x 136 x 306 mm)

Weight (not including lens and battery pack) - 2lb. 7 1/2 oz. (1.25 kg)

Recording Media - MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card

Image Format - Design rule for Camera File System (DCF)

Print Order format - Digital Print Order Format (DPOP)

Ask the sales staff at AVIVA Rental Systems about AVIVA on-site taping/broadcasting services today. Call AVIVA Rental Systems at 804.353.9212 or e-mail our Event Director at today!


Overnite Video Camera Rentals
AVIVA can ship 3-chip, professional grade video cameras overnight anywhere in the continental United States! Call 877.564.9143. Click here for more details about an overnight delivery of a 3-chip, digital video camera.
AVIVA is the AV answer
Good morning. Thank you for providing the AV equipment for our Food Show this week. Everyone was very impressed with you all and we would love to utilize your services again next year.
Kindly put us on the books for next year!

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Purchasing Analyst
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