A&P Lens Rentals - What are your favorite places?

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  1. Snowballer

    Snowballer - Blissfully Insane -

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    I haven't tried out renting lenses before and have heard good things about:

    Rentglass.com
    lensrentals.com

    Yet found a great deal on lensgiant.com and they have both lenses I need in stock. Has anyone heard anything about them?

    :love:
     
  2. Keegan

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    www.lensrentals.com is great. Amazing customer service and I've used them multiple times to try some glass out. I highly recommend them.
     
  3. jared_IRL

    jared_IRL OT Supporter

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    an otap member owns a lens rental place. use them.

    forget who it is though, since they only have canon...
     
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    www.lensloaners.com

    not me that owns it though.
     
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    why cant i rent lens for leica?
    i want to rent a 28mm!
     
  7. pawis

    pawis werd em up

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    ive personally used www.borrowlenses.com and had a great experience with them. the pricing on lensgiant.com seems really good tho(even moreso with their 2day shipping cost, but i like the option for free ground shipping)
     
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    i run lensloaners.com

    as mentioned, no nikon though ATM if you were looking for it
     
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    asdfbunk A Member OT Supporter

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    What's our discount at now? :hs:

    And no Canadian love?
     
  10. Snowballer

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    I have a Nikon body. :hs:
     
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    I'm just hoping it isn't a too good to be true kind of deal. :noes:
     
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    I use a local place in SoCal, Samys. I think they do shipping too. Not sure.
     
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    i can rent PENTAX? but no leica? this is pissing me off, i dont have $1200 to blow on a 28mm
     
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    twinturboteddy Bling Bling!

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    iDrive OTAP crew. Muradadog crew. GO GATORS!

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    lensrentals.com

    They are local so I don't have to pay for shipping :o
     
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    I went ahead and rented from lensgiant.com. They had both lenses in stock and they were silly cheap. I'll report back on the quality. :)
     
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    So I rented from LensGiant and had zero issues with them. Perfect service!
     
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    local

    cheaper for a shorter period, and no dealing with shipping
     
  21. horselover fat

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    same, rented the nikon 14-24mm 2.8 from them for 8 days with insurance, came to 68 bucks, free shipping both ways

    extremely satisfied with their service, would rent from them again
    (just to bad that lens didnt make me a better photographer)
     
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    borrowlenses.com - good prices and they are local
     
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    anyone know where i can rent the Micro-Nikkor 70-180mm f/4.5-5.6D ED? i need to try this one before i buy
     

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