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Credit Card Authorization and Insurance Requirements
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Schumacher Camera rents equipment on a daily or a long term basis. Standard
pickup time is after 3 p.m. prior to the first shoot day, and due back by
10 a.m. on the scheduled return date. Extensions beyond the scheduled rental
term will be billed as additional days. Unless prearranged, equipment returned
early will be billed for the scheduled rental term. A premium will be added
to all non-package rentals. (Certain specialty items such as the CineMagic
Int'l Photo-Sonics 4ER+ will be charged as used.)
Schumacher Camera takes pride in offering the best maintained custom camera
packages available. In the interest of the user as well as Schumacher Camera,
we strongly urge our clients to inspect and prep the equipment prior to
rental. We reserve the right to insist the that rented equipment be used
by qualified camera assistants.
For further information, please review our terms and
Basic Rental Policy
Equipment to be leased may be picked up after 3:00pm on the last working
day prior to the beginning of the rental period. The equipment must be
returned by 10:00am on the day following the termination of the rental
period. A full day’s rental will be charged for equipment returned
after 10:00am or picked up before 3:00pm.
Cancellation of the lease by the Lessee may result in service charges
Firmed orders which are released from 24 hours up to 4 hours prior to
the rental will result in a 50% charge of the total rental rate.
Firmed orders which are released less than 4 hours prior to the rental
will result in a 100% charge of the total rental rate.
Cancellation made after the beginning of the rental period will result
in a 100% charge of the total rental rate.
An early return of specific items may not reduce the rental total unless
the early return was arranged with Schumacher Camera in advance.
For established Open Accounts the rental payment terms are 30 days
net from the date of the invoice. A late fee will be added to the rental
charges after 30 days at the rate of 1.5% per month of the amount of rental
The lessee must provide all risk insurance coverage for the equipment
which is to be leased from lessor. The coverage must meet all the requirements
as stated in the “Insurance Requirements
(Adobe Acrobat document)
Rental contracts will need to be signed by a qualified employee as
representative of the production company. Ship outs or messenger pick
ups will meet the same requirements. A copy of the completed rental contract
will be faxed to the appropriate representative for signature prior to
pick up or ship out.
Hours of operation:
8 am – 5:30 pm
(Call until 10 pm)
Saturday & Sunday by appointment, but call anytime
Pick Up/Drop Off:
Please call to arrange a time
1147 West Ohio Street #102
Chicago, Illinois 60642
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