Greater Erie Arts Rentals (GEAR)
Greater Erie Arts Rentals (GEAR) rents state-of-the-art film making equipment to local, regional, and national film makers and production companies.
GEAR offers an inventory of high-end equipment—gear like RED Epic cameras, Black Magic 4K cameras, Cooke mini lenses, and Sound Devices 664 6-channel mixers—available for rent on a daily or weekly basis.
Through the Penn State Digital Humanities Lab), students and faculty members collaborate on digital projects, working in the areas of computational text analysis, digital photography, sound production and design, creative writing, and digital project management. The lab hosts a lecture series, hackathons, and workshops on community interests. A key focus of the lab is on supporting and employing emerging digital humanities scholars at the undergraduate level.