WHY BIRNS & SAWYER?
Birns & Sawyer is comprised of filmmakers supporting filmmakers. Since 1954, we have focused the attention of our experienced staff members on a hands-on approach for servicing filmmaking amateurs and experts alike. Birns & Sawyer is the oldest camera rental house in Hollywood. Birns & Sawyer strives to provide the highest quality camera, grip, and lighting equipment rentals for professional and amateur video production. Our camera rental house is now located in North Hollywood. We carry digital cameras and lenses from brands like Panasonic, Sony, RED, Arri, Canon, Zeiss, Angenieux, and Fujinon.
Since the Dawn of the Birns & Sawyer
Birns & Sawyer is Los Angeles’ original motion picture camera rental house, founded by Jack Birns and Cliff Sawyer in 1954.
We exist for the filmmaker because we love films, we love making films, and we love helping others make their films. You can count on our experienced staff and top quality camera and lighting equipment.
Amateurs & Experts
Whether you are new to the industry, fresh out of film school, or a seasoned professional, Birns & Sawyer will support you in your effort to make your dream a reality.