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Margaret Hope
Posts: 840
Seattle, Washington, US


Has anyone used borrow lenses.com? What was your experience like?
Feb 25 13 05:16 pm  Link  Quote 
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GPS Studio Services
Posts: 34,420
San Francisco, California, US


They are first rate.  Many of my clients use them and always have a good experience.
Feb 25 13 05:18 pm  Link  Quote 
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GCobb Photography
Posts: 15,885
Southaven, Mississippi, US


Lensrentals.com also has a great reputation and renting experience.  I've used them several times.
Feb 25 13 05:19 pm  Link  Quote 
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Legacys 7
Posts: 33,750
San Francisco, California, US


Excellent. I've rented from them two months ago. Only place that I know that rent Sony/Minolta equipment. I also have the luxury of driving to the place. It's close to me.
Feb 25 13 06:11 pm  Link  Quote 
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Darryl Henick
Posts: 31
Davis, California, US


I know a guy who borrows "big glass" from them for sports events and he says wonderful things about them.  I talked to one of the owners on the phone a few years ago and he was extremely nice, willing to meet me somewhere rather than go thru the mail.
Feb 25 13 06:13 pm  Link  Quote 
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JAE
Posts: 2,075
West Chester, Pennsylvania, US


I have used them before.  Great service.
Feb 25 13 06:52 pm  Link  Quote 
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Aaron Lewis Photography
Posts: 5,078
Catskill, New York, US


Many excellent experiences with them
Feb 25 13 06:57 pm  Link  Quote 
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Rich Arnold Photography
Posts: 938
Los Angeles, California, US


Excellent. I rented a Nikon 200-400 to take to Tanzania. Arrived right on time and in perfect condition. Returning it was easy, too. Easy company to work with.
Feb 25 13 07:01 pm  Link  Quote 
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November Light
Posts: 50
San Francisco, California, US


Excellent
Feb 25 13 09:01 pm  Link  Quote 
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Dengrove Studios
Posts: 58
New York, New York, US


The company is great...the service is great....I had a big problem with the lens though....I didn't want to send it back when my rental period was over wink lol
Feb 25 13 09:06 pm  Link  Quote 
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Albertex Photography
Posts: 14,614
Mansfield, Texas, US


Great experience.  Very nice and now they have a New England location.
Feb 25 13 09:31 pm  Link  Quote 
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rfordphotos
Posts: 4,609
Antioch, California, US


Aaron Lewis Photography wrote:
Many excellent experiences with them

+1

I have used them several times, they are easy to work with.

I have had to extend several rental periods by a few days, they have always been very accommodating.

The only "issue" that ever came up was a video camera I had reserved that wasnt working when they got it back, they called me immediately and after a bit of discussion about my project, offered a very nice upgrade at no additional cost to me...the upgrade arrived on the originally scheduled date and time.

Good folks to deal with, I recommend them to all my friends.

Feb 25 13 10:17 pm  Link  Quote 
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Barry Kidd Photography
Posts: 2,367
Red Lion, Pennsylvania, US


I've been using them almost since the day they opened shop.

They have always been on time.  If you are a regular customer they will do every thing they can to get you the lens that you need even if it isn't in stock.

They have the best customer service of any company I have ever dealt with on any level at any time.

The only issue I ever had was my very first rental.  I rented the Nikkor 70-200 f/2.8 and it shipped with out a tripod color/mount.  Made mounting the damn lens on a tripod a hell of a task.

No issues since then
Feb 25 13 11:12 pm  Link  Quote 
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J Allen Photographic
Posts: 207
Reno, Nevada, US


Used them several times with absolutely no complaints. I did get a lens that was broken one time. Called them up and they sent another one overnight immediately. Absolutely LOVE their service.
Feb 26 13 09:18 am  Link  Quote 
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Delphic Photography
Posts: 43
Long Beach, New York, US


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