The following equipment is held by the MDO and can be borrowed by Essex museums subject to availability.

Please note this equipment is currently based in Colchester and I am working from home at the moment (not in Colchester) so please provide at least a month’s notice so that we can arrange collection.

For more information, email 

Film and Photography equipment 

  • 1 Digital Camera (EOS 1300D Canon) 
  • 1 Tripod 
  • 1 Flexible Tripod 
  • 1 Mini Tripod 
  • 1 Camera Cleaning Kit 
  • 2 32Gb SD Cards 
  • 1 Microphone (compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch) 
  • 1 Wireless Microphone System 
  • 1 Audio Mixer 

Digital Learning resources 

For use in developing and delivering learning and engagement workshops, events and projects: 

  • 6 iPads and a MacBook 
  • 2 MaKey MaKeys 
  • littleBits Electronics Deluxe Kit 
  • Five 9v batteries and recharger 
  • Raspberry Pi Starters Kit: 
  • Raspberry Pi Model B 
  • USB Mains Adaptor 
  • 4GB SD card with operating system 
  • 4-Port USB Hub 
  • USB Keyboard 
  • 3 button mouse 
  • WiFi USB Nano Dongle 
  • USB A to Micro B Cable 
  • HDMI A to HDMI A Cable 
  • Raspberry Pi Case 
  • Book: Raspberry Pi in Easy Steps 

Oral History equipment 

  • Zoom H5 digital recorder 
  • Lapel microphone and cable 
  • Handheld microphone, 4m cable and table-top stand 
  • Headphones 
  • 3 x 16 GB SDHC memory cards 
  • AA batteries and recharger 
  • USB headset and foot peddle bundle 
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