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RED Helium Kit

1x RED Helium Body
3x EF Lenses
1x O’Connor Head & Legs
3x ND Filters (0.3; 0.6; 0.9)
1x Bright Tangerine Matte Box
1x FF5 Follow Focus
1x M18 Head & Ballast w/stand
2x RGB Light Tubes

R17 000 per/day

Canon C300 MKII Kit

1x Canon C300 MK II Body
1x Canon 16-35mm Lens
1x Canon 24-70mm Lens
1x Canon 70-200mm Lens
1x Sachtler FSB8 Tripod
2x RGB Light Tubes

R6 000 per/day


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Canon 5D MK IV Bundle

1x Canon 5DMK IV Body
1x Canon 24mm F1.4 Lens
1x Cannon 35mm F1.4 Lens
1x Canon 50mm F1.4 Lens
1x Genus ND Filter
1x RGB Light Tube w/stand
1x Ronin S Gimbal

R3 600 per/day

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What Customers Say

“Been using photohire & sales for more than 5 years now and i have never ever had any complaints, their customer service are second to none, I’m particularly impressed by their customer service and after sales which is impeccable”

Chelsey

“If you’re renting photographic and video equipment in Cape Town, or require your strobe lighting to be serviced, you’re in the right place. These guys are simply fantastic! I couldn’t have wished for a more professional experience.”

Clive

“Always use them when shooting in The Cape. Excellent service and attention to detail. Even when in dire situations, they pull through. Thank you for your service.”

Steffin

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Frequently Asked Questions

Who we work with

We work with professional photographers, filmmakers, production houses, studios, broadcast facilities, learning institutes and more, delivering unequalled service and product selection on any scale. Our gear has been seen on the set of indie videos as well as major international blockbusters and television series. Photo Hire is also a favourite choice for many top local and international photographers, production houses and agencies. Our dynamic team work like a family, with all members committed to fantastic service and client care. This impeccable work ethic and professional, friendly approach has garnered us a flawless reputation as one of the most advanced support houses around. Our vast, progressive expertise and experience has put us ahead of the rest.

Some of our brands


We are a wholly South African owned company so you get a more personalised service. In fact, we take pride in distinguished good service delivery. We boast an impressive collection of cameras, lenses, lighting gear. We rent ALL major brands including RED, CANON, NIKON, LEICA, ZEISS, HASSELBLAD, REDROCK MICRO, GLIDETRACK, SMALL HD, ZYLIGHT, ARRI, PROFOTO, BRONCOLOR, BRIESE, SCRIMJIM, SUNBOUNCE, KINO FLO, EIZO, and so much more. We are the largest renter of Canon and Nikon products in South Africa! Photo Hire is proudly South African Authorised Dealers for RED DIGITAL CINEMA, KINO FLO, BRONCOLOR, CANON, SMALL HD, EIZO, SAMYANG, SCHNEIDER, ZYLIGHT, LCDVF, SAVAGE, FLANDERS SCIENTIFIC, SUNBOUNCE, TETHER TOOLS, PHASE ONE, LEICA, OCONNOR, SACHTLER, DJI, and more.

We’ve got you covered

Our premises is centrally located with ample parking and a drive-in courtyard for deliveries and collections. Our on-site equipment rental division is situated directly below our three awesome studios, Cine Lab with professional gear check bays and 4K playback facility. From the moment you enter our building you are taken care of so you can put your mind at ease. Our adaptability and expertise affords us the ability to give you exactly what you need.

Photo Hire is helping to take digital artistry to the next level. Lots of space and the best service, Photo Hire remains the most advanced digital support house in Cape Town.

Our studios

Our comfortable, large premises offer clients a choice of three superior studios able to accommodate your every requirement. Two are daylight but can also be blacked out. Both studios have cyc curves. The third proudly houses an impressive professional Green Screen. Each studio is equipped with its own kitchen facility, high-speed Wi-Fi and a spacious, comfortable sitting area for clients to hold meetings or otherwise relax in.
Should you require the space to be fashioned to suit your specific needs, we have the means to do so. We will build it, paint it and set it to your specifications.

Digital Everything

From scanning and retouching to high-quality printing, our digital department does it all. Our technical support is not just building bound; to ensure your shoot continues to run smoothly and without worry, we have it entirely covered on set too. We offer a full digital backup service.

Props for any star

A world-class actress steps out of her stretch limo in a slinky number and all around her the paparazzi are going crazy. There are flashes every which way she turns, thanks to the handy work of our props division. If you need multiple flashes or the likes, Photo Hire is here to help. We are the largest renter of photographic props to the stills and film industry.


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