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Hand Held on Hand Held : Construction

Take a minute to watch the first installment of “Hand Held on Hand Held” to see how our new home is shaping up!  

December 10th, 2013 • by Hand Held Films • in Blog, Events, Video

New Lenses: Arri/Fujinon Alura Lightweight Zooms

We are delighted to add to our high-end inventory of 35mm zooms the new Alura Lightweight Zooms 15.5-45mm T2.8 and  30-80mm T2.6. Born from the collaboration between Fujinon and ARRI, these new zooms both share the unique characteristics that have made the existing Alura studio zooms (18-80/T2.6 and 45-250/T2.6) favorites among professionals: the highest optical […]

November 6th, 2013 • by Hand Held Films • in Blog, Camera, Events, New Equipment, Reviews

New Lenses: Leica Summilux-C T1.4

Hand Held Films is proud to offer the groundbreaking new line of PL mount prime lenses by Leica, the Summilux-C™ . These gorgeous high-end lenses feature a unique multi-aspheric design and high-precision cine lens mechanics to provide unmatched flat field illumination across the entire 35mm frame and suppression of color fringing in the farthest corners […]

November 6th, 2013 • by Hand Held Films • in Blog, Camera, Events, New Equipment, Reviews

For Sale: Arri 435 ES Package

We are selling a full Arriflex  435 ES Camera package including the camera body, viewfinder, magazines etc. The camera present some wear and tear, but is in excellent working condition. Please note that all our equipment is sold “as-is”. Any prospective buyer is warmly welcomed to come by the shop, do a registration test and […]

November 6th, 2013 • by Hand Held Films • in Blog, For Sale

For Sale: Arri 535 Package

We are selling a full Arriflex 535 Camera package including the camera body, viewfinder, magazines etc. The camera present some wear and tear, but is in good working condition. Please note that all our equipment is sold “as-is”. Any prospective buyer is warmly welcomed to come by the shop, do a registration test and thoroughly […]

November 6th, 2013 • by Hand Held Films • in Blog, For Sale

Chase Mission Main Street Grant: Vote for us!

Friends and colleagues! Take a minute to support our company and vote for us in the Chase Mission Main Street Grants! The Chase Mission Main Street Grant is one of Chase multiple programs geared towards promoting and growing small businesses. Chase is committed to growing small businesses like yours. We’ve made it our mission to […]

November 5th, 2013 • by Hand Held Films • in Blog, Video

New Lens: Duclos Tokina 11-16mm with Modified PL Mount

Starting with a high performance platform lens, the Tokina 11-16mm wide angle zoom lens, Duclos Lenses has developed a conversion and re-housing process which enables the famous lens to interfaces with any PL mount camera including the RED Epic or the Arri Alexa. The addition of a new lubricated, geared and marked aperture ring allows for precise yet user-friendly […]

August 7th, 2013 • by Hand Held Films • in Blog, Camera, New Equipment

New Lens: Canon CN-E30-105mm T2.8 LS

The Canon CN-E30-105mm EF Mount Zoom Lens is engineered to offer superb 4K optical performance for demanding high-end productions, meeting and exceeding industry standards. The CN-E30-105mm T2.8 LS lens has markings on angled surfaces on and both sides of the barrel, making it easy to read settings from behind, or from either side of the […]

August 7th, 2013 • by Hand Held Films • in Blog, Camera, New Equipment, Reviews

Hand Held Films is Moving!

UPDATE We are very happy to to report that we have completed our move! Hand Held Films, and each of its departments, is now operating from our new location: 129 West 27th Street, 10001, New York, NY.  The grip, electric and rental departments are accessible from the street storefront. The camera department is located on […]

June 28th, 2013 • by Hand Held Films • in Blog, Camera, Events, G&E

For Sale: Arri BL-4 Package

We are selling a full Arriflex BL-4 Camera package including the camera body, viewfinder, magazines etc. The camera present some wear and tear, but is in excellentworking condition. Please note that all our equipment is sold “as-is”. Any prospective buyer is warmly welcomed to come by the shop, do a registration test and thoroughly check […]

April 8th, 2013 • by Hand Held Films • in Blog, For Sale