the photo cage
EQUIPMENT LOAN FEE
Film/Digital camera loans are $125 for the semester. Payments can only be made through Mason Money. You can add funds to your account HERE. The payment breaks down to be:
$50 (NON-REFUNDABLE LOAN FEE)
At the end of the semester after you have returned the equipment in good condition your deposit fee of $75 will be returned to your Mason Money Account.
If you have any missing items or the camera is damaged, it will come out of your deposit fee to fix or replace any items. You assume full responsibility for the camera and will be responsible to replace if it is lost or stolen. See the contract below for further details.
**Spring Rentals are due on or before Friday, May 7th 2020
Please note: Equipment not returned after the final due date will result in an administrative hold placed on the student account until returned and/or late fees have been paid.
This semester we will be offering curbside pickups. Please follow these steps:
1. Check availability of equipment by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please include your Professor's name and class section.
2. Once equipment is confirmed, add $125.00 to your Mason Money Account
3. Fill out and sign the LEFT portion of the contract. I'll fill out the right-hand side. You can either sign electronically or print it out and take a picture with your phone of your filled out contract.
4. Email the contract to and schedule a time to pick up the camera
Rentals will start on January 25th, 2021.
Equipment pickup hours will be Monday, Wednesday, Friday 11AM - 5PM. If you need time outside of these hours please email me.
5. On the day and time of appointment meet outside in your car (unless otherwise agreed to) at the 15 minute parking lot located at the back of the Art and Design Building
6. Pop your trunk and I will load your equipment into the trunk of your car
NOTE: I will not give you equipment until you have signed the contract and paid your loan fee.
7. You are good to go for the semester. Please return the equipment on or before May 7th, 2021. As the semester progresses, I will email you updates on how we will collect the cameras.
To return your equipment please follow these steps:
1. Check that all your equipment is in good working condition and all the pieces are in tact
Remember if any damage occurred or you have lost any pieces, it will be taken out of your deposit
2. Schedule a drop off time between Monday - Friday 10AM - 5PM by emailing email@example.com.
3. On the day and time of your appointment meet outside in your car (unless otherwise agreed to) at the loading bay at the back of the Art and Design Building located at:
4515 Patriot Cir, Fairfax, VA 22030
4. Double check you have taken out all your personal
items (especially the memory card in digital cameras!)
5. Pop your trunk and I will grab your equipment
6. DON'T LEAVE YET! I will check your equipment,
and if everything is alright I will refund your
Digital Kit Includes:
Bag, Canon Rebel T6 Body, 18-55mm Lens, UV Filter, Battery, Battery Charger, USB Cable cord, Manual
Darkroom Kit Includes:
(1) 35mm steel reel, (1) Medium format reel, (1) Steel canister, (4) 8x10 Trays, Thermometer, Measuring Cup, (4) 4x5 Film holders, Holga
+ Tripod with mounting plate
+ Altura Universal Flash
+ Silver Reflector
Art and Design Building, Suite 2050
4400 University Drive Fairfax, VA 22030