USC Annenberg Media Resources

Annenberg Equipment Room

Students working in the Media Center may be required to check out equipment for use in the field. Some equipment requires specialized training. Please make sure you have taken all appropriate workshops.

ER Hours of Operation

Monday-Thursday 8:00am – 6:00pm

Friday 10:00am – 6:00pm (last check out is at 5:30pm)

During hours of operation, you can contact the Equipment Room with questions or reservation requests in person, by phone 213 740-5739 or by email [email protected]

MC equipment includes:

• Canon Vixia HD camcorder (AVCHD)

• Canon Power Shot Digital Still/Video Camera

• Canon Rebel DSLR camera

• Tascam Digital Audio Recorder

• Zoom Digital Audio Recorder

• GoPro Hero 3 Camera kit

• Video Camera Light*

• DSLR Telephoto Lens*

• Atomos SDI Video Recorder (Pool Feed recorder)*

• iOgrapher Mobile Media Kit*

*By assignment only

Note: Impact productions require specific camera equipment, training and authorization.

All equipment will be checked out and returned to the ASCJ Equipment Room located in ANN L117. Never lend your equipment to anyone else to use. You must personally return your own equipment to the ER. You will need to wait until the staff have inspected your equipment and completed your check-in; please be patient. Other policies are posted at the Equipment Room.

Equipment is due back at 6:00pm on the same day of the checkout unless you have submitted an online Equipment Assignment Form.

About This Site

This is a resource hub to help student reporters at the Annenberg Media Center.

Upcoming Events

There are no upcoming events at this time.

Contact the Media Center

General inquiries:

News / TV inquiries:
213 740 3847
213 821 8477
213 821 8888

Radio inquiries:
213 740 1079
213 740 8008

For equipment-related issues:
213 740 5739