DC, Baltimore, Philadelphia

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Charmcine is the premiere choice for cinema camera rentals in the Mid-Atlantic with offices near Washington DC, Baltimore, and Philadelphia. Supporting filmmakers at every stage of their career from enthusiast to feature film production, our expansive inventory of cameras, lenses, and accessories offers something for everyone.

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Knowledge Center

Our repository for camera and lens tests, data sheets, quick tips, and generally useful information.

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