Camera Rentals


Whatever your needs, the McBain Camera rental department can help you! We rent DSLRs, tripods, studio lighting equipment, data projectors and more. All our equipment is rented on a daily basis, and we offer substantial discounts for a weekly rental or even a monthly rental if required.

To request a rental you may contact the McBain Camera Rental department by phone or email.

  • Within Edmonton: 780-420-0404
  • Outside Edmonton: 1-800-661-6980
  • Email:
  • Pick-up & Return: 10805-107th Ave. location

We would love to hear your feedback on our rental pool. If you are looking to rent an item not in our rental list please email us and we'll consider adding it to our pool.

Try Before You Buy Programs

We also encourage you to check out our Try Before You Buy programs. Get a free 3-day trial of new camera gear and see if it is the right gear to add to your collection. We are currently running programs for Fujifilm, Sony and Panasonic products.

Please note: We require a credit card pre-authorization for all rentals, please have your credit card and driver's license available when picking up equipment. Thank you!

Rental Equipment List

Digital SLR's

Item Cost (per day) Pre-Authorization
Canon 80D DSLR Body $50.00 $1000.00
Canon EOS 7D Mark II DSLR Body $100.00 $1350.00
Canon EOS 5D Mark IV DSLR Body $150.00 $2850.00
Nikon D7200 DSLR Body $55.00 $800.00
Nikon D850 DSLR Body $125.00 $2700.00


Item Cost (per day) Pre-Authorization
Canon EF 17-40mm F4.0L Lens $30.00 $700.00
Canon EF 100mm F2.8L Lens $35.00 $850.00
Canon EF 50mm F1.4 Lens $25.00 $375.00
Canon EF-S 10-22mm F3.5-4.5 Lens $30.00 $600.00
Canon EF 24-70mm F4.0 IS Lens $30.00 $950.00
Canon EF 24-70mm F2.8L Lens $40.00 $1000.00
Canon EF 24-70mm F2.8L II Lens $40.00 $1750.00
Canon EF 70-200mm F2.8L IS II Lens $40.00 $2000.00
Canon EF 70-200mm F4.0L IS Lens $30.00 $600.00
Canon EF 100-400mm F4.5-5.6L II Lens $40.00 $2000.00
Nikon AF 50mm F1.4 Lens $25.00 $350.00
Nikon AF-S 14-24mm F2.8 Lens $40.00 $1500.00
Nikon AF-S 24-70mm F2.8 VR Lens $40.00 $1500.00
Nikon AF-S 24-70mm F2.8E VR Lens $40.00 $1900.00
Nikon 105mm F2.8 AF-S VR IF ED Micro Lens $20.00 $550.00
Nikon AF 70-200mm F4.0 Lens $30.00 $1150.00
Nikon AF 70-200mm F2.8 VR Lens $40.00 $1700.00
Nikon AF 200-500mm F5.6 VR Lens $40.00 $1100.00
Tamron AF 70-200mm F2.8 DI VC G2 Lens (Canon EF Mount) $40.00 $1100.00
Tamron AF 70-200mm F2.8 DI VC G2 Lens (Nikon F Mount) $40.00 $1100.00
Sigma 35mm F1.4 Lens (Canon EF Mount) $35.00 $750.00
Sigma 50mm F1.4 Lens (Canon EF Mount) $35.00 $750.00
Sigma 50mm F1.4 Lens (Nikon F Mount) $35.00 $750.00
Sigma 85mm F1.4 Lens (Canon EF Mount) $40.00 $950.00
Sigma 150-600 Contemporary Lens (Canon EF Mount) $50.00 $900.00
Sigma MC-11 Canon to Sony FE Converter NEW! $20.00 $200.00


Item Cost (per day) Pre-Authorization
Canon 430EX II Flash $15.00 $150.00
Canon 470EX-AI Flash $20.00 $300.00
Canon 580EX II Flash $20.00 $375.00
Canon 600EX-RT Flash $30.00 $375.00
Nikon SB-700 Flash $15.00 $250.00
Nikon SB-5000 Flash $30.00 $450.00
Nikon SB-910 Flash $30.00 $375.00

Studio Lighting

Item Cost (per day) Pre-Authorization
Profoto A1 (Canon) $40.00 $750.00
Profoto A1 (Nikon) $40.00 $750.00
Promaster LED 1000B LED (2x) Light Kit $100.00 $400.00
Promaster Unplugged M600 Light Kit $50.00 $750.00
Broncolor Siros 800 Light $125.00 $2500.00
Broncolor Siros 800L (2x) Light Kit $150.00 $3750.00
Broncolor Para 88 Reflector $120.00 $3000.00
Broncolor L40 Standard Reflector with Grids & Doors $15.00 $375.00
Broncolor P70 Reflector with Grids & Doors $15.00 $375.00
Profoto B1X 500 AirTTL Location (2x Light) Kit $150.00 $3700.00
Profoto OCF Beauty Dish $20.00 $150.00
Promaster Background Stand $25.00 N/A
Promaster Rolling Studio Stand $20.00 N/A
Promaster Light Stand Set (2) $20.00 N/A


Item Cost (per day) Pre-Authorization
Sony Snap Lab $50.00 (plus $0.59/4x6 or $2.99/5x7) $500.00

Video Cameras

Item Cost (per day) Pre-Authorization
Canon VIXIA HF R82 $30.00 $225.00
Canon VIXIA HF G40 $50.00 $950.00
Canon XA20 $75.00 $1250.00
Sony FDR-AX53 4k $50.00 $750.00


Item Cost (per day) Pre-Authorization
Promaster XC525C (Carbon) Tripod with Ball Head $10.00 N/A
Promaster XC528C (Carbon) Tripod with Ball Head $10.00 N/A
Promaster XC528 Tripod with Ball Head $10.00 N/A
Promaster CT75K Tripod with Video Head $10.00 N/A
Manfrotto MT290XTA3 Tripod with 496RC2 Ball Head $10.00 N/A
Manfrotto 190XB Tripod and MVH500AH Video Head $10.00 N/A
Manfrotto 127 Basic Video Dolly $10.00 N/A


Item Cost (per day) Pre-Authorization
Optoma TW762 Projector $90.00 $500.00
Epson Powerlite 1785W Projector $90.00 $750.00
Epson Powerlite 2142W Projector $90.00 $1000.00
Slide Projector/Viewer $20.00 N/A
Overhead Projector $20.00 N/A

Projector Screens

Item Cost (per day) Pre-Authorization
4' Screen $15.00 N/A
5' Screen $15.00 N/A
6' Screen $15.00 N/A
7' Screen $15.00 N/A
8' Screen $15.00 $100.00
10' Screen $40.00 $300.00


Item Cost (per day) Pre-Authorization
Rode Film Maker Wireless Lapel $20.00 $275.00
Rode VideoMic Pro Compact Shotgun Mic $20.00 $225.00
Zhiyun Crane 2 Stabilizer $50.00 $575.00
Prices listed are per day (24 hours)
Weekend Rate: 1 day charge - Equipment may be picked up anytime after 3pm Friday and must be returned before 12pm on Monday. Returns on Sunday still use the same rate.
Weekly: 4x day charge
Monthly: 12x day charge

Note: Pickup and return to 10805-107th Ave. location unless other arrangements have been made in advance.