Lens Hire

Hire a Lens for Your Video Production

We’ve partnered with Fat Llama, a trusted marketplace for buying, selling and renting lenses.

They offer a huge range of standard, wide-angle, telephoto, tilt-shift, fisheye, pancake, macro and cine prime lenses to rent. Find brands like Canon, Nikon, Panasonic, Sony, Zeiss, Tamron, Sigma and Tokina. Checkout their database below where you’ll find a lens for all common mounts like the Canon EF, Sony E, L-Mount, Fuji X, Nikon Z, Micro 4/3 and more.

If you’re interested in hiring out or selling your own kit, you can create a free Fat Llama profile and start earning money today.

Lens Hire FAQ’S

How safe is lens rental at Fat Llama?

Extremely safe! As as community they live on trust. Here are a few ways they ensure safety when hiring a lens.

  • Verification – Every user submits ID documentation as part of their Smart Verification process, so that you can rent lenses in confidence.
  • Profiles & Reviews – Get to know other Llamas through their profiles and reviews and remember to rate the llamas you rent with.
  • 24/7 Llama Support – Their customer support team is on hand to help you find what you need, when you need it. 100% Llama satisfaction guaranteed.

Are there any discounts?

There is indeed! We have teamed up with Fat Llama to bring you a discount code you’d be crazy to miss. Enter the referral code VID25 when you sign up to get £20 credit to use on your first lens hire.

What types of lenses can I hire?

Anything from cinema primes, crop sensor, medium format and 35mm lenses to meet the needs of any shoot. Whether you’re a filmmaker, wildlife photographer or planning a wedding shoot, get the right lens. From the Canon 70-200mm f/2.8 to a Samyang 8mm f2.8 UMC Fisheye lens.

At Fat Llama your guaranteed to find quality glass, made with superior body construction, pin-sharp focusing systems and precision-engineered optics.

What brands do they have?

Get your hands on the brands you love and achieve exceptional production values for your next production. Fat Llama offers cheap, convenient access to household brands like Canon, Nikon, Samyang, Sigma, Zeiss lenses and many more. Browse lenses listed from freelancers near you to find the right model for your shoot.