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Building a Basic Kit for the ARRI ALEXA Mini from Scratch

After spending about $40,000 on your shiny new ARRI ALEXA Mini, you’re probably wondering what’s next? Unfortunately, the hefty price tag includes just the camera body itself, so it’s very likely that you’ll have to shell out some extra cash to prepare your ALEXA Mini even for

Sony A7S II vs ARRI Alexa Mini – Can You Guess Which is Which?

With features such as a 4K Full-Frame sensor, 5-axis image stabilization, log gamma profiles, external recording capabilities, and crazy-high ISOs of up to 409,600 it’s no wonder why the Sony A7S II was the most rented mirrorless camera in 2017 according to ShareGrid camera-rental company. Since the

PocketControl For ARRI AMIRA/Alexa MINI by Pomfort

Not that long ago Pomfort, a leading provider of professional software solutions for digital media assets and colour management on the film set, launched their new iOS app: PocketControl for ARRI Cameras. And since modern digital cinema cameras are basically computers with sensors (well, maybe there’s a

Top 10 Best Cinematography for 2017

It’s 2018. Three days in and it already feels like it will probably be worse than 2017 based on the “trending topics” creeping up my personal Facebook feed. But, I don’t want to be a downer and a whiner here, at least 2017 gave us some really

ARRI ALEXA Mini vs iPhone 7 Side-By-Side Comparison

Have you ever asked yourself why people are so interested in putting different cameras in such side-by-side comparisons and why do these tests typically spur such vigorous debates and discussions afterward? Probably it’s because some people with deep pockets want to justify the insanely expensive purchase that they

ARRI ALEXA Mini Gets 4:3 2.8K ProRes Plus Lexar CFast Cards Support

Being the latest entry in the ever-growing ALEXA family of premium digital cameras, the ALEXA Mini just got another essential firmware upgrade. The SUP 3.0 version of the software includes major improvements for the ALEXA Mini such as an Intervalometer, Stop Motion Mode, support for Lexar LC 128GB and LC 256GB 3600x cards,

The ALEXA Mini First Look and Review Plus Some Test Footage

It’s been a while since we’ve talked about the ALEXA Mini – the latest entry in the ARRI’s line-up of high-end digital cinema cameras. Fortunately, US-based camera DP’s Chris Aran and Nicholas Giaqunito already put their hands on one of the very first Alexa Mini’s to hit US shores and thanks