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.

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 EOS 70D DSLR Body $50.00 $400.00
Canon EOS 7D Mark II DSLR Body $100.00 $1400.00
Canon EOS 5D Mark III DSLR Body $150.00 $2000.00
Canon EOS 5DS R DSLR Body $175.00 $2700.00
Nikon D7200 DSLR Body $55.00 $1000.00
Nikon D810 DSLR Body $150.00 $2000.00
Sony A7R II Body $165.00 $2400.00


Item Cost (per day) Pre-Authorization
Canon EF 15mm F2.8 Fisheye Lens $30.00 $350.00
Canon EF 17-40mm F4.0L Lens $30.00 $700.00
Canon EF 100mm F2.8 Lens $35.00 $825.00
Canon EF 70-200mm F4.0L Lens $30.00 $500.00
Canon EF 100-400mm F4.5-5.6L Lens $40.00 $1800.00
Canon EF-S 10-22mm F3.5-4.5 Lens $30.00 $550.00
Canon EF 24-70mm F2.8L Lens $40.00 $1000.00
Canon EF 70-200mm F2.8L IS Lens $40.00 $1000.00
Canon EF 24-70mm F4.0 IS Lens $30.00 $950.00
Canon EF 50mm F1.4 Lens $25.00 $250.00
Nikon AF-D 80-400mm F4.5-5.6 Lens $40.00 $1000.00
Nikon AF 24-70mm F2.8 Lens $40.00 $1500.00
Nikon AF 70-200mm F2.8 VR Lens $40.00 $1500.00
Nikon AF-S 14-24mm F2.8 Lens $40.00 $1500.00
Nikon AF 70-200mm F4.0 Lens $30.00 $1000.00
Nikon AF 50mm F1.4 Lens $25.00 $350.00
Sony FE 24-70mm F4.0 Lens $40.00 $700.00
Sony FE 70-200mm F4.0 Lens $45.00 $900.00


Item Cost (per day) Pre-Authorization
Canon 430EX II Flash $15.00 $100.00
Canon 580EX II Flash $20.00 $200.00
Nikon SB-700 Flash $15.00 $200.00
Nikon SB-910 Flash $25.00 $350.00
Sony F60M Flash $25.00 $300.00

Studio Lighting Kits

Item Cost (per day) Pre-Authorization
Photogenic 1500SL (2x) Light Kit $100.00 $500.00
Opus H150 (2x) Light Kit $100.00 $500.00
Promaster 300C (2x) Light Kit $100.00 $500.00


Item Cost (per day) Pre-Authorization
Sony Snap Lab $50.00 (plus $0.59/4x6 or $2.99/5x7) $1000.00

Video Cameras

Item Cost (per day) Pre-Authorization
Panasonic SDR-H80 $30.00 $250.00
Canon VIXIA HF R700 $30.00 $250.00
Panasonic HDC-HS20 (High-Definition) $50.00 $500.00
Canon XA-10 (High-Definition) $75.00 $1000.00
Canon XH-A1 (High-Definition) $150.00 $1000.00


Item Cost (per day) Pre-Authorization
Promaster XC525C (Carbon) Tripod with Ball Head $20.00 N/A
Promaster XC528C (Carbon) Tripod with Ball Head $20.00 N/A
Promaster XC528 Tripod with Ball Head $10.00 N/A
Promaster Classic Combi 25 Tripod with Ball Head $10.00 N/A
Manfrotto 190XB Tripod with 128RC Pan Head $10.00 N/A
Manfrotto 190CQB Tripod with 128RC Pan Head $10.00 N/A
Manfrotto 127 Basic Video Dolly $10.00 N/A
Velbon Sherpa 200R Tripod with Pan Head $10.00 N/A


Item Cost (per day) Pre-Authorization
Canon SX800 LCD Projector $175.00 $1000.00
Optoma LCD Projector $90.00 $500.00
HDMI Cable $5.00 N/A
Slide Projector $20.00 N/A
Overhead Projector $20.00 N/A

Projector Screens

Item Cost (per day) Pre-Authorization
4' Screen $10.00 N/A
5' Screen $10.00 N/A
6' Screen $10.00 N/A
7' Screen $15.00 N/A
8' Screen $15.00 $100.00
10' Screen $35.00 $300.00


Item Cost (per day) Pre-Authorization
Azden WLX Pro VHF Wireless Lapel $20.00 $100.00
Rode VideoMic Pro Compact Shotgun Mic $20.00 $100.00
Prices listed are per day (24 hours)
Weekend Rate: 1.5x day charge - Equipment may be picked up anytime after 12pm 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: Customers may pick up their rental the day before (no extra charge) if it is picked up after 5pm and dropped off before 11am the day it is due back. Pick-up and return to 10805-107th Ave. location unless other arrangements have been made in advance.