Computers with Final Cut Pro X, Adobe Premiere, and DaVinci Resolve

imac pro

iMac Pro

  • 3 GHz Intel Xeon W (10 Cores)
  • RAM: 32GB 2666 MHz DDR4
  • Graphics: Radeon Pro Vega 56 8GB
  • 2TB Flash Storage

Rental Includes: Magic Keyboard, Magic Mouse 2, Magic Trackpad 2

We have trusted Editors available, or use yourself

iMac 5K Retina

iMac Retina 5K - 27"

  • 3.6 GHz 8-Core 9th-generation Intel Core i9 processor
  • RAM: 64GB
  • Graphics: Radeon Pro 580X 8 GB GDDR5 Memory
  • Hard Drive: 3TB Fusion HDD

Rental Includes: Wireless Keyboard & Mouse

We have trusted Editors available, or use yourself

iMac 5K Retina

iMac Retina 5K - 27"

  • 3.7 GHz 6-Core 9th-generation Intel Core i5 processor
  • RAM: 64GB
  • Graphics: Radeon Pro 580X 8 GB GDDR5 Memory
  • Hard Drive: 2TB Fusion HDD

    Rental Includes: Wireless Keyboard & Mouse

    We have trusted Editors available, or use yourself

iMac 5K Retina

iMac - 27"

  • 3.2 GHz Intel Core i5
  • RAM: 64GB
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GT 755M 1024MB
  • Hard Drive: 3TB Fusion HDD

Rental Includes: Wireless Keyboard & Mouse

We have trusted Editors available, or use yourself

MacBook Pro 15.4

MacBook Pro 15.4"

  • Touch Bar and Touch ID
  • 2.9 GHz Intel Core i7 (7th Generation)
  • RAM: 16GB
  • Graphics: Radeon Pro 560 with 4GB Memory
  • Hard Drive: 512 GB SSD

We have trusted Editors available, or use the laptop yourself

MacBook Pro Older

MacBook Pro 15.4"

  • 2.6 GHz Intel Core i7
  • RAM: 16GB
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GT 650M 1024MB
  • Hard Drive: 250 GB SSD

We have trusted Editors available, or use the laptop yourself

Data Storage

LaCie Rugged Square

Portable Storage

Powered by Thunderbolt, USB, or USB-C

  • LaCie Rugged USB-C HDD - 4TB
  • LaCie Rugged USB-C & Thunderbolt 2 HDD - 2TB
  • LaCie Rugged Thunderbolt/USB HDD - 2TB
  • LaCie Rugged Thunderbolt HDD - 1TB
  • Seagate Backup Plus - 1TB - USB
G-Tech 5TB USB

Hard Drives with Built-In Enclosures

Requires Power Cable

  • G-Technology 5TB G-Drive G1 - USB 3
  • Seagate 5TB - USB 3
  • G-RAID Mini - 2TB - USB 2.0/FW800
External Storage

Hard Drive Enclosures & Docks

Requires Power and Bare Hard Drive (See Below for Bare Hard Drives)

  • OWC Thunderbay 4
    • 4 Bays - RAID Configurable
    • Thunderbolt 3 - 2 Ports
  • OWC Elite Pro Dual
    • 2 Bays - RAID Configurable
    • Thunderbolt 2 & USB 3
  • OWC Drive Dock
    • 2 Bays
    • Thunderbolt 2 & USB 3
  • OWC Voyager Q
    • Single Dock
    • eSATA, USB 2.0, FW800, FW400
  • OWC Voyager S3
    • Single Dock
    • USB 2, USB 3
  • OWC Mercury Elite - AL Pro
    • Single Enclosure
    • eSATA, USB 2.0, FW800, FW400
Bare HDDs

Bare Hard Drives

Requires Enclosure or Dock (see above).

The Birdhouse has over 100TB of bare drive storage available and growing.

All Drives are 7200 RPM

  • 1.5 TB HDD - Seagate - (2 Available)
  • 2.0 TB HDD - Hitachi & Seagate - (9 Available)
  • 3.0 TB HDD - Seagate - (12 Available)
  • 4.0 TB HDD - HGST - (5 Available)
  • 8.0 TB HDD - HGST & Seagate - (12 Available)
  • 10.0TB HDD - HGST - (9 Available)
  • 12.0TB HDD - Seagate - (2 Available)
MLogic LTO and Tape

mLogic mTape Thunderbolt LTO-8 External Tape Drive

Archive Data on 12TB Tapes with a 30-Year Shelf Life.  Lower Cost per TB than hard drives, and safer for long term storage.  Files can be dragged and dropped directly to the tape drive

  • Two Thunderbolt 2 Ports
  • 300 MB/s Data Transfer Rate
  • Uses LTFS File System,  Includes SAS Expansion Port
  • Backwards Compatible to LTO-7, Windows & Mac Compatible
  • mTape LTFS Utility - Software Available

IBM LTO-8 Tape - Archival Tape with Storage Capacity of 12TB 

  • 360 MB/s Data Transfer Rate
  • Compatible with LTFS File System
  • Barium Ferrite (BaFe) Technology

The Birdhouse has IBM LTO-8 Tapes in stock.

 

Film Scanning & Printing

Nikon CoolScan 5000

Film Scanning

Nikon Super CoolScan 5000 ED Film Scanner

  • Batch scan 35mm Slides, or 35mm Negative Film
  • It has 4,000 dpi optical resolution, 4.8 density
  • It has 16-bit A/D conversion, 8 or 16-bit output
  • Preview scans in 11 seconds, full scans as fast as 20 seconds
  • Digital ICE4 Advanced suite of image correction technologies
  • Its USB interface, PC and Mac compatible
  • Upgraded Software to work with latest MacOS
Bessler Enlarger

Film Printing (B&W)

Bessler Enlarger

  • Make B&W Print Enlargemnts from Film Negatives
  • Film formats: 35mm, 120mm Medium Format, 4x5 Format
  • Print yourself, or let us do a custom enlargement
  • Great for archival/documentary work

The Birdhouse has a full B&W lab!  We have Developer, Stop Bath, Fixer, and Ilford Multigrade Photo Paper in Stock

Legacy Video Playback Decks

BetaCam SP Deck

BetaCam SP

Sony UVW-1800

For Playback of BetaCamSP tapes

  • Does not play back DigiBeta format
  • Two Channels of Audio - will not play channels 3&4
DVCPro Deck

DVCProHD 

Panasonic AJ-HD1400P Compact DVCPRO HD VTR VideoTape Recorder

For Playback of DVCProHD Tapes

  • Will Playback small cassette or large cassette
  • Playback output thorough RCA Only - Firewire output disabled
SVHS JVC

sVHS

JVC SVHS VCR

Plays back SVHS and VHS tapes

  • Jog Shuttle Dial
  • Outputs to RCA Jacks