ARRI has released a new firmware update for their Stellar lighting control app for Android and iOS devices. ARRI StellarFirmware Update 1.5 adds major new features such as LiveSync, which enables users using separate devices to collaborate in real-time and work together in complex lighting setups from the Stellar app, as well as iCloud backup, and Import/Export for projects.
Stellar is ARRI’s app for intelligent lighting control of their Skypanels and L-series LED fixtures enabling cinematographers, gaffers and lighting technicians to control basically every aspect of the latest generation ARRI lights right from a tablet or a smartphone via a smart and intuitive user interface. Stellar makes it possible to seamlessly control large Skypanel rigs thanks to its easy integration with SkyLink.
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What’s New in Stellar Firmware 1.5:
Import and Export of Projects/Scenes/Favourites
Allows multiple users to work on the same project in real-time
Easy and straight-forward syncing process
Users can adjust the same fixture or different fixture at the same time
Updates to fixtures happen in real-time
Instant backup supported
Send a project to the cloud or import
Wireless sharing of project/scenes/favourites between devices
Works with Dropbox/Google Drive and more
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Other improvements in the latest Stellar app Firmware Update v1.5 include:
Users can Delete All Favourites
Improved Lighting Effect User Interface
Blackout indicator for fixtures
Improved RDM identify behaviour
Better identification of disconnected fixtures
Various bug fixes.
The ARRI Stellar app is compatible with the following smart devices:
iPhones (5.5” and up) and iPads (9.7” and up), iOS 11 and up
Phones and tablets (4.5” and up), Android OS 4.4 and up
Check out this ARRI video on what’s new in Stellar app Firmware Update 1.5:
For full details on the latest update and to download the latest version of the Stellar app head over to ARRI.