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Documentary Workshop Equipment List - USA

Since 2005, Barefoot Workshops has been running two, three and four-week documentary workshops around the world. Here’s a list of the standard equipment package used in The Mississippi Delta and Marfa, Texas.

 

Each doc team is assigned a camera, tripod, sound package and Macbook Pro with FCP 7 for the duration of the workshop. Lighting and other equipment listed is provided as needed. It is the responsiblity of the participant to purchase a hard drive.

 

 

 

 

Camera & Support

Canon XF300

Canon XF300 (cameras from Canon can vary but will either be the XF100 or 300)

Quantity:

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Canon WAH82

Canon WA-H82 0.8x Wide Attachment Lens

Quantity: 1 per team

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Canon XF100

Canon XF100 (cameras from Canon can vary but will either be the XF100 or 300)

Quantity: 1 per team

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Delink 32Gb1000x

Delkin Devices 32GB CompactFlash Memory Card 1000x UDMA

Quantity: 4 per team

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Delkin_ToteCF

Delkin Devices Water Resistant Tote for 8 CF Memory Cards

Quantity: 1 per team

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Anton Bauer Battery Kit

Anton Bauer ElipZ 10k Battery Kit (Canon)

Quantity: 1 per team

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Canon BP-975

Canon BP-975 Intelligent Lithium-Ion Battery Pack (7800mAh)

Quantity: 2 per team. When deciding what to purchase, please note that there are less expensive battery options available through B&H.

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GoPro HD Motorsports HERO Camera

GoPro HD Motorsports HERO Camera

Quantity: 1 available for all teams to share

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GoPro LCD BacPac 1 LCD BacPac

GoPro LCD BacPac 1 LCD BacPac

Quantity: 1 available for all teams to share

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GoPro Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery

Quantity: 3 available for all teams to share

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GoProBattery BacPac

Quantity: 1 available for all teams to share

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Manfrotto worksho tripod

Manfrotto MVH502A Fluid Head and MVT502AM Tripod System

Quantity: 1 per team

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Sound & Accessories

Sennheiser Wireless Mic Combo

Sennheiser Evolution G3 100 Series - Wireless Microphone Combo (A / 516-558 MHz)

Quantity: 2 per team

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Sennheiser Microphone Capsule

Sennheiser ME66/K6 - Super-Cardioid Short Shotgun Condenser Microphone Capsule with K6

Quantity: 1 per team

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Sennheiser MZW66 Pro Foam Windscreen for ME66 Microphone

Quantity: 1 per team

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Rycote 18cm Medium Hole Softie

Rycote - Standard Hole Softie Windscreen

Quantity: 1 per team

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Pearstone Camera Shock Mount

Pearstone - Camera Shock Mount

Quantity: 1 per team

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Audio-Technica Cable

Audio-Technica 3-Pin XLR Male to 3-Pin XLR Angled Female Balanced Cable - 1.5'

Quantity: 1 per team

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Sennheiser Microphone Capsule

Sennheiser CX 300-II Portable Stereo In-Ear Headphones

Quantity: 1 per team

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Remote Audio Windscreen

Remote Audio Micro-Cat Lavaliere Windscreen - Gray

Quantity: Extra as needed

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Rycote Undercover

Rycote Undercover - Lavalier Wind Cover and Adhesive Mount

Quantity: Extra as needed

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Pearstone Windscreen

Pearstone WSM-0LM2-5 Metal Windscreen for OLM2 and ME2 Microphones (5-Pack)

Quantity: Extra as needed

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Editing

MacBook Pro Computer

Apple 15.4" MacBook Pro Computer

Quantity: 1 per team. Exact model changes but this gives you an idea of where to start.

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Buy it at Tekserve >
Glyph 2TB Hard Drive

Glyph Technologies 2TB GPT-50 Hard Drive

If needed, Barefoot Workshops will provide a hard drive for the workshop but we suggest all participants purchase a hard drive so that the project file and media can be taken home.

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Buy it at Tekserve >
Belkin Speaker and Headphone Splitter

Belkin Speaker and Headphone Splitter - 3.5mm Stereo Mini to Dual Stereo Mini Female "Y" Splitter

Quantity: 1 per team

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Inqscribe

Inqscribe - Simple Software for Transcription and Subtitling

Quantity: Installed on all Barefoot laptops

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PluralEyes

Singular Software Inc PluralEyes for Final Cut Pro

Quantity: Installed on all Barefoot laptops

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Lights

Lowel DV Creator

Lowel DV Creator Kit

Note: Chandler will always be on location when students need to light an interview.

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